Chester

Chester is a boy name and means camp of soldiers. It is a Latin name and its pronunciation is \ch(es)-ter\. Other similar names and variants include: Chess, Cheston, Chet, Rochester. Chester is a very popular first name for men (#213 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#2151 out of 88799).
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Chester VIP rank

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#1704
Most recent rank
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#53
Highest rank
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10
Actors named Chester
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4
Directors named Chester
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0
Singers named Chester
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1
Writers named Chester

Famous people named Chester

Here’s a list of VIPs named Chester:

Famous actors named Chester and their movies

Chester Morris
Chester Morris

Born on February 16, 1901

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Aquarius
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 57
Red-Headed Woman

Red-Headed Woman

Directed by: Jack Conway

Starring: Jean Harlow, Chester Morris, Lewis Stone, Leila Hyams

Country: United States of America

Five Came Back

Five Came Back

Directed by: John Farrow

Starring: Chester Morris, Lucille Ball, Wendy Barrie, John Carradine

Country: United States of America

Public Hero Number 1

Public Hero Number 1

Directed by: J. Walter Ruben

Starring: Lionel Barrymore, Jean Arthur, Chester Morris, Joseph Calleia

Alias Boston Blackie

Alias Boston Blackie

Directed by: Lew Landers

Starring: Chester Morris, Adele Mara, Richard Lane, George E. Stone

Chester Lauck
Chester Lauck
  • No. of movies: 5
Dreaming Out Loud

Dreaming Out Loud

Directed by: Harold Young

Starring: Chester Lauck, Norris Goff, Frances Langford, Frank Craven

The Bashful Bachelor

The Bashful Bachelor

Directed by: Malcolm St. Clair

Starring: Chester Lauck, Norris Goff, Zasu Pitts, Grady Sutton

Two Weeks to Live

Directed by: Malcolm St. Clair

Starring: Chester Lauck, Norris Goff, Franklin Pangborn, Kay Linaker

Goin' to Town

Directed by: Leslie Goodwins

Starring: Chester Lauck, Norris Goff, Barbara Hale, Florence Lake

Famous directors named Chester and their movies

Chester M. Franklin
Chester M. Franklin
  • No. of movies: 31
Indecent

Indecent

Directed by: Chester M. Franklin

A Parisian Romance (1932)

A Parisian Romance (1932)

Directed by: Chester M. Franklin

A Parisian Romance

A Parisian Romance

Directed by: Chester M. Franklin

Starring: Lew Cody, Marion Shilling, Gilbert Roland, Joyce Compton

Where the North Begins

Where the North Begins

Directed by: Chester M. Franklin

Starring: Rin Tin Tin, Claire Adams, Fred Huntley, Walter McGrail

Country: United States of America

Chester Withey
Chester Withey
  • No. of movies: 16

On the Quiet

Directed by: Chester Withey

Starring: John Barrymore, Lois Meredith, Frank Losee, Jack W. Johnston

Richard the Lion-Hearted

Directed by: Chester Withey

Starring: Wallace Beery, Charles K. Gerrard, Kathleen Clifford, Marguerite De La Motte

The Devil's Needle

Directed by: Chester Withey

Starring: Tully Marshall, Norma Talmadge, Marguerite Marsh, F.A. Turner

Country: United States of America

Chester Erskine
Chester Erskine
  • No. of movies: 11
Call It Murder

Call It Murder

Directed by: Chester Erskine

Girl In Every Port, A (1952)

Girl In Every Port, A (1952)

Directed by: Chester Erskine

Midnight

Midnight

Directed by: Chester Erskine

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Sidney Fox, O.P. Heggie, Henry Hull

Country: United States of America

The Egg and I

The Egg and I

Directed by: Chester Erskine

Starring: Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Marjorie Main, Louise Allbritton

Country: United States of America

Famous writers named Chester and their books

Chester Wilmot
Chester Wilmot

Born on June 21, 1911

  • Age: 109
  • Birth sign: Cancer
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 6
The Struggle For Europe

The Struggle For Europe

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Chester Wilmot’s The Struggle for Europe is the most highly regarded single-volume history of the Second World War in Europe. First published in 1952, the book has the advantage of the

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Chester a popular name?

Over the years Chester was most popular in 1918. According to the latest US census information Chester ranks #125th while according to famousnames.vip Chester ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Chester?

According to the US census in 2018, 91 boys were born named Chester, making Chester the #1704th name more popular among boy names. In 1918 Chester had the highest rank with 3712 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Chester?

Chester is #1704th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Chester more popular ?

The name Chester was more popular in 1918 with 3712 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Chester

The last time a baby was named Chester was in 2018, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2018 are named Chester?

In 2018 there were 91 baby boys named Chester.

Who is a famous person named Chester?

There a several famous people named Chester, for example director Chester Withey, actor Chester Bennett, actor Chester Morris.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Chester?

A famous actor/actress named Chester is Chester Bennett, starring in 2 movies, including The Lair of the Wolf and In the Clutches of Milk.

Who is a famous director named Chester?

A famous director named Chester is Chester Withey, who directed 16 movies, including Maggie Pepper and Domestic Relations.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Chester?

There are 10 actors named Chester including Chester Bennett and Chester Lauck who appeared in movies such as The Lair of the Wolf and Dreaming Out Loud.

How many famous directors are named Chester?

There are 4 directors named Chester including Chester Withey and Chester M. Franklin who directed movies such as Wedding Bells and The Doll-House Mystery.