Tanner (name)

Tanner is a surname which may refer to:

In the arts and entertainment:
* Alain Tanner (born 1929), Swiss film-maker
* Beatrice Stella Tanner (1865-1940), British actress known as Mrs. Patrick Campbell
* Erin Tanner (born 1985), American singer
* Gid Tanner (1885-1960), American fiddler
* Henry Ossawa Tanner (1859-1937), American painter
* Libby Tanner (born 1970), Australian actress
* Marion Tanner (born 1929), American actress known as Marion Marshall
* Nick Tanner (actor), British comedian
* Paul Tanner (born 1917), American musician
* Robin Tanner (1904–1988), British artist
* Twila Tanner (born 1962), reality television contestant
* William Cunningham Deane-Tanner (1872–1922), American film director know as William Desmond Taylor

In works of fiction:
* Elsie Tanner, from the British soap opera "Coronation Street"
* D.J. Tanner, from the television series "Full House"
* Danny Tanner, from the television series "Full House"
* Evan Michael Tanner, from the novels of Lawrence Block
* Michelle Tanner, from the television series "Full House"
* Officer Tanner, protagonist in the "Driver" video game series
* Stephanie Tanner, from the television series "Full House"
* Willie Tanner, from the television series "ALF"

In health and science:
* Adam Tanner (mathematician) (1572–1632), Austrian Jesuit mathematician and philosopher
* Halle Tanner Dillon Johnson (1864-1901), African-American physician
* Henry Schenck Tanner (1786 - 1858), American cartographer
* Joseph R. Tanner (born 1950), American astronaut
* James Mourilyan Tanner (born 1920), British pediatrician
* Zorica Pantic-Tanner (born c. 1951), engineer

In politics:
* Charles Albert Tanner (1887—1970), Canadian politician
* John Riley Tanner (1844-1901), former governor of Illinois
* John S. Tanner (born 1944), U.S. Congressman from Tennessee
* Lindsay Tanner (born 1956), Australian politician
* Myra Tanner Weiss (1917-1997), American communist
* Väinö Tanner (1881–1966), Finnish Prime Minister

In religion:
* Conrad Tanner (1752-1825), Swiss abbot
* Jerald and Sandra Tanner (1938—2006) & (born 1941), American critics of the LDS (Mormon) Church
* Matthias Tanner (1630-1692), German Jesuit
* Nathan Eldon Tanner (1898-1982), Canadian politician & LDS (Mormon) leader
* Simon the Tanner (10th century), Coptic saint
* Thomas Tanner (bishop) (1674–1735), English bishop and antiquary
* Thomas Tanner (writer) (1630-1682), English clergyman and writer

In sports:
* Chuck Tanner (born 1929), American baseball manager
* Elaine Tanner (born 1951), Canadian swimmer
* Evan Tanner (born 1971), Ultimate Fighting Championship champion
* Haydn Tanner (born 1917), Welsh rugby player
* Nick Tanner (footballer) (born 1965), English footballer
* Ray Tanner (born 1958), American baseball coach
* Roscoe Tanner (born 1951), American tennis player
* Troy Tanner(born 1963), American volleyball player

See also:
* Tanner
* John Tanner
* Thomas Tanner

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