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Who knew there were so many famous people named Agnes in the world? Our list of celebrities named Agnes includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Agnes' below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Agnes, actors named Agnes, and much more. Agnes Moorehead, Agnes Bruckner, and Agnes Monica are only a few of the well-known women named Agnes on this list.

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Agnes Moorehead is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Radio personality, Actor, Singer Agnes Robertson Moorehead was an American actress whose career of more than three decades included work in radio, stage, film, and television. She is chiefly known for her role as Endora on the ...more

Agnes Bruckner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Model, Actor Agnes Bruckner is an American actress. She began acting on television in the late 1990s and has since appeared in several films, including The Woods, Blue Car, Murder By Numbers, Blood and ...more

Agnes Monica is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Fashion designer, Record producer, Singer-songwriter Agnes Monica Muljoto, known by her stage name Agnes Monica, is a Indonesian singer and actress. Born in Jakarta, she started her career in the entertainment industry at the age of six as a child ...more

Agnès Varda is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Television director, Film Producer, Screenwriter Agnès Varda is a French film director and professor at the European Graduate School. Her films, photographs, and art installations focus on documentary realism, feminist issues, and ...more

Agnes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Musician, Singer Agnieszka "Agnes" Pihlava is a singer who placed fourth in Idols Finland 2, the Finnish version of Pop Idol. She is currently living in Hartola, Finland

Agnes of God is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Agnes of God is a play by John Pielmeier which tells the story of a novice nun who gives birth and insists that the child was the result of a virgin conception. A psychiatrist and the mother ...more

Agnes de Mille is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Ballet Dancer, Choreographer Agnes Demille was the daughter of William C. DeMille.

Ágnes Szávay is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Tennis player Ágnes Szávay is former professional tennis player from Hungary. She was the WTA Newcomer of the Year in 2007. She achieved her career high ranking of World No. 13 on 14 April 2008

Agnes Ayres is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Actor Agnes Ayres was an American actress who rose to fame during the silent film era. She was known for her role as Lady Diana Mayo in The Sheik opposite Rudolph Valentino.

Agnes Carlsson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Singer Agnes Emilia Carlsson, also known mononymously as Agnes, is a Swedish recording artist. She rose to fame as the winner of Idol 2005, the second season of the Swedish Idol series. She was then ...more

Agnes Martin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Artist Agnes Bernice Martin was an American abstract painter. Often referred to as a minimalist, Martin considered herself an abstract expressionist. She was awarded a National Medal of Arts from the ...more

Agnes Obel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Musician, Singer-songwriter Agnes Caroline Thaarup Obel is a Danish singer/songwriter. Her first album, Philharmonics, was released by PIAS Recordings on 4 October 2010 in Europe. Philharmonics was certified gold in June ...more

Agnès B. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Fashion designer, Film Producer agnès b. is a French fashion designer. She is known for her self-named brand, which includes fashion and film interests.

Agnes Smedley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Journalist, Writer Agnes Smedley was an American journalist and writer. Well known for her semi-autobiographical novel Daughter of Earth as well as for her sympathetic chronicling of the Communist forces in the ...more

Agnes Sampson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Agnes Sampson was a Scottish healer and purported witch. Also known as the "Wise Wife of Keith", Sampson was involved in the North Berwick witch trials in the later part of the

Agnès Jaoui is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Screenwriter, Actor, Singer Agnès Jaoui is a French screenwriter, film director, actress and singer. She frequently works in collaboration with her former partner Jean-Pierre Bacri.

Agnes Lum is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Gravure idol, Model, Actor Agnes Nalani Lum is an American gravure idol, singer, actress, and bikini model popular in Japan in the late 1970s and early 1980s. At that time, she was nicknamed "Lum-chan" in Japan, ...more

Agnes Nixon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor Agnes Nixon is an American writer and producer. She is best known as the creator of soap operas such as One Life to Live, All My Children, and Loving. Having a key role in the production of ...more

Agnes Macphail is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Politician, Journalist Agnes Campbell Macphail was the first woman to be elected to the Canadian House of Commons, and one of the first two women elected to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario. Active throughout her ...more

Agnes Chan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Agnes Chan Actor, Singer Agnes Chan or Agnes Meiling Kaneko Chan is a pop singer, a "foreign television personality", a Doctor of Education, a professor at Japanese universities, an essayist, and a novelist. ...more

Ágnes Kovács is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Swimmer Ágnes Kovács is an Olympic and national record holding former breaststroke swimmer from Hungary. She swam from Hungary at the 1996, 2000 and 2004 Olympics. At the 2000 Olympics, ...more

Ágnes Keleti is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Ágnes Keleti is a Hungarian-born Israeli retired artistic gymnast and coach. While representing Hungary in the Summer Olympics, she won 10 Olympic medals including five gold medals, and ...more

Ágnes Dobó is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Model Ágnes Dobó is a model and a pageant titleholder who won the Hungarian national beauty contest A Királynő in 2010. She was supposed to represent Hungary in the Miss World ...more

Agnes Olech is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Agnes Olech Actor Agnes Olech is an actress.

Agnes Samaria is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Agnes Maryna Samaria is a retired Namibian middle distance runner who specialized in the 800 metres. Samaria has been a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador since 2005.

Ágnes Heller is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Philosopher Ágnes Heller is a Hungarian philosopher.

Agnès Sorel is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Agnès Sorel, known by the sobriquet Dame de beauté, was a favourite mistress of King Charles VII of France, by whom she bore three daughters. She is considered the first officially ...more

Agnes Waterhouse is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Agnes Waterhouse Agnes Waterhouse, also known as Mother Waterhouse, was the first woman executed for witchcraft in England. In 1566, she was accused of witchcraft along with two other women: Elizabeth Francis ...more

Agnes Bernauer is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Agnes Bernauer Agnes Bernauer was the mistress and perhaps also the first wife of Albert, later Albert III, Duke of Bavaria. Because his father, Ernest, ruling Duke of Bavaria at the time, considered this ...more

Agnes Fischer is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Agnes Fischer Agnes Fischer was the wife of Otto Lilienthal.

Agnes Potten and Joan Trunchfi... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Agnes Potten and Joan Trunchfield Agnes Potten and Joan Trunchfield were two English women of Ipswich who were imprisoned and burned at the stake in Ipswich during the Marian persecutions: both are commemorated among the Ipswich ...more

Ágnes Kocsis is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Screenwriter, Film Director Ágnes Kocsis is a film director and screenwriter.

Agnes Kant is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Politician, Civil servant Agnes Catharina Kant is a retired Dutch politician of the Socialist Party. She was an MP from 1998 to 2010. She was also the parliamentary leader in the House of Representatives from 20 June ...more

Agnes Varis is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Businessperson, Entrepreneur Agnes Varis was founder and president of Agvar Chemicals Inc. and Aegis Pharmaceuticals.

Agnes Newton Keith is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Novelist, Writer Agnes Newton Keith was an American author best known for her three autobiographical accounts of life in North Borneo before, during, and after the Second World War. The second of these, Three ...more

Agnes Sligh Turnbull is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Author, Writer Agnes Sligh Turnbull was a bestselling American writer, most noted for her works of historical fiction based in her native Western Pennsylvania.

Agnes Christine Johnston is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Screenwriter Agnes Christine Johnston was an American screenwriter.

Agnes Esterhazy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Actor Ágnes Esterházy was a Hungarian film actress, who worked mainly in Austria. She appeared in 30 films between 1923 and 1943. She was born in Kolozsvár, Austria-Hungary and

Agnes Arber is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Botanist Agnes Robertson Arber FRS was a British plant morphologist and anatomist, historian of botany and philosopher of biology. She was born in London but lived most of her life in Cambridge, ...more

Agnes Bernelle is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Singer Agnes Bernelle was an actress and singer, long-based in the UK for much of her career, although she later settled in Ireland. Her family had fled Berlin in 1936. She appeared in over 20 films ...more

Agnes Owens is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Novelist, Writer Agnes Owens was a Scottish author.

Agnes Gavin is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Screenwriter, Actor Agnes Gavin was an Australian actor and screenwriter of the silent era, who worked in collaboration with her husband John Gavin. She wrote the majority of his films and was arguably the first ...more

Agnes Mary Clerke is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Writer, Astronomer Agnes Mary Clerke was an astronomer and writer, mainly in the field of astronomy. She was born in Skibbereen, County Cork, Ireland, and died in London.

Agnes Mure Mackenzie is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Agnes Mure Mackenzie Writer Agnes Mure Mackenzie was a Scottish historian and writer. Her middle name is frequently misspelled Muir. Daughter of physician and surgeon Dr Murdoch Mackenzie and Sarah Agnes Mackenzie, Agnes ...more

Agnès Merlet is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Screenwriter, Film Director Agnès Merlet is a French film director who is known for directing Son of the Shark, Artemisia and Dorothy Mills. Recently she directed the Irish/French/Swedish co-production Hideaways ...more

Agnes van Ardenne is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Politician, Diplomat Anna Maria Agnes van Ardenne-van der Hoeven is a former Dutch politician and diplomat.

Ágnes Simon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Cross-country skier, Athlete Ágnes Simon is a cross-country skier.

Ágnes Kakassy is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Actor Ágnes Kakassy was an actor.

Agnes Boulton is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Novelist, Writer Agnes Boulton was a successful pulp fiction writer in the 1910s, later the wife of Eugene O'Neill. Prior to their marriage, she wrote for such magazines as Breezy Stories, Snappy Stories, and ...more

Agnes Milowka is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Agnes
Author Agnes Milowka was an Australian technical diver, underwater photographer, author, maritime archaeologist and cave explorer. She gained international recognition for penetrating deeper than ...more