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Who Is The Most Famous Amelia In The World?

Updated December 15, 2020 312 votes 30 voters 16.7k views33 items

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How many celebrities named Amelia can you think of? The famous Amelias below have many different professions, including notable actors named Amelia, famous models named Amelia, and even musicians named Amelia.

Amelia Earhart is certainly one of the most famous Amelias on this list. One of the famous historical figures named Amelia, she was the first female aviator to make a solo fight across the Atlantic Ocean. She was declared dead in 1937 after her plane disappeared during a flight around the world.

Another of the famous people with the first name Amelia is Amelia Meath. She is the vocalist of the duo Sylvan Esso. She is also a member of Mountain Men.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Amelia? Just add them to the list!

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    Amelia Earhart


    BirthplaceAtchison, Kansas

    Amelia Mary Earhart (, born July 24, 1897; disappeared July 2, 1937) was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She set...  more

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    Amelia Van Buren


    BirthplaceDetroit, MI

    Amelia C. Van Buren (c. 1856 – 1942) was an American photographer. A noted portrait photographer, she was a student of Thomas Eakins, and the subject of his c. 1891 painting Miss Amelia Van Buren,...  more
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    Amelia Bayntun


    BirthplaceBristol, United Kingdom

    Amelia Bayntun (31 March 1919 – January 1988) was an English stage and television actress....  more
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    Amelia Heinle


    BirthplaceCasa Grande, Arizona, United States of America

    Amelia Heinle Luckinbill (née Amelia March Heinle, formerly Weatherly; born March 17, 1973) is an American actress best known for her roles in American soap operas. ...  more
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    Amelia Lily


    BirthplaceNunthorpe, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

    Amelia Lily is an English pop singer who finished third on the eighth series of The X Factor in 2011, mentored by Kelly Rowland. Her debut single, "You Bring Me Joy", was released in 2012 and reached...  more
  • 6

    BirthplaceDacorum, England

    Amelia Brightman is a singer and a record producer....  more
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    Amelia Meath

    Amelia Meath is a singer, songwriter who is the vocalist of Sylvan Esso.

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    Amelia Vega


    BirthplaceDominican Republic, Santiago de los Caballeros

    Amelia Vega Horford (née Vega Polanco; born 7 November 1984) is a Dominican model, actress, witer, singer, and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Universe 2003. After winning the Miss...  more
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    Amelia Kinkade


    BirthplaceFort Worth, Texas, USA

    Amelia Kinkade (born December 31, 1963) is an American actress, animal communicator and self-proclaimed "pet psychic". She was born in Fort Worth, Texas. She is the niece of Emmy Award-winning...  more
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    Amelia Warner


    BirthplaceLiverpool, England

    Amelia Warner (born Amelia Catherine Bennett; 4 June 1982) is an English actress, as well as a musician who is also known by the former stage name Slow Moving Millie....  more
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    Amelia Dyer


    BirthplaceBristol, United Kingdom

    Amelia Elizabeth Dyer (née Hobley; 1837 – 10 June 1896) was one of the most prolific serial killers in history, murdering infants in her care over a 30-year period in Victorian Britain. Trained as a...  more

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    BirthplaceSilver Spring, Maryland

    Amelia Holt Atwater-Rhodes (born April 16, 1984), known professionally as Amelia Atwater-Rhodes, is an American author of fantasy and young adult literature and a Language Arts/Literature teacher at...  more
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    Amelia Bullmore


    BirthplaceLondon, England, UK

    Amelia Mary Bullmore (born c. 1963/1964) is an English actress, screenwriter, and playwright. She is known for her roles in Coronation Street (1990–92), I'm Alan Partridge (2002), Ashes to Ashes...  more
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    Amelia Sach

    Amelia Sach (1873 – 3 February 1903) and Annie Walters (1869 – 3 February 1903) were two British murderers better known as the Finchley baby farmers....  more
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    Amelia Campbell


    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Amelia Campbell (born August 4, 1965) is a Canadian-born, American-raised actress. She was born in Montreal, Quebec, but grew up in Ithaca, New York. A stage and film actress, she has appeared in...  more
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    BirthplaceUlverston, United Kingdom

    Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr (March 29, 1831 – March 10, 1919) was a British novelist and teacher. Her career is an illustration of the capacity of woman under stress of sorrow to conquer the world...  more
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    Amelia Opie


    BirthplaceNorwich, United Kingdom

    Amelia Opie, née Alderson (12 November 1769 – 2 December 1853), was an English author who published numerous novels in the Romantic Period of the early 19th century, through to 1828. Opie was also a...  more
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    Amelia Penichet


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Amelia Penichet (born Amelia Rogelia Penichet-Rodriguez on December 2, 1916 in New York City, New York) is a journalist and historian living in Cuba. In her neighborhood (Miraflores, Boyeros,...  more
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    Amelia Curtis


    BirthplaceStockholm, Sweden

    Amelia A Curtis (born 28 August 1972) is a British actress born in Stockholm, Sweden. She is notable for having played the role of Viki Lovejoy in the final series of Lovejoy, a role that she took...  more
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    Amelia Marshall


    BirthplaceAlbany, Georgia, United States of America

    Amelia Marshall (born April 2, 1958) is an American soap opera actress....  more
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    Amelia Cooke


    BirthplaceUSA, Colorado Springs, Colorado

    Amelia Webb Cooke (born Colorado Springs, Colorado, May 24, 1979) is an American actress. She made her film debut with Species III, and later starred in the 2007 science fiction action film Alien...  more
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    Amelia Clarkson


    BirthplaceEngland, London

    Amelia Clarkson is a film actress....  more
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    Amelia Berky

    Amelia Berky was a vaudeville dancer and singer....
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    Amelia Bence


    BirthplaceBuenos Aires, Argentina

    Amelia Bence (born María Amelia Batvinik; 13 November 1914 – 8 February 2016) was an Argentine film actress and one of the divas of the Golden Age of Argentine Cinema (1940–60). Born to Belarusian...  more
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    Amelia Bloomer


    BirthplaceHomer, New York

    Amelia Jenks Bloomer (May 27, 1818 – December 30, 1894) was an American women's rights and temperance advocate. Even though she did not create the women's clothing reform style known as bloomers, her...  more
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