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Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?  

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How many celebrities named Amy can you think of? The famous Amys below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Amy, athletes named Amy, and even political figures named Amy. 

One our famous Amy list there are a number of actresses named Amy, such as Parks and Recreation star Amy Poehler. You will also see comedians named Amy on the list, including Amy Schumer. You can't mention Amy's without including singers named Amy, like the late Amy Winehouse. Her award-winning music is still a hit among several generations, and with a documentary film out about her, she's sure to be a favorite.

Amy Adams is also at the top of our list of actresses named Amy. She is funny in Enchanted, mesmerizing in American Hustle, and endearing in Her. If we forgot any celebrities named Amy, simply add them to the list. Then vote up the Amy you think is the most famous. 

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Amy Poehler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Meredith Poehler (; born September 16, 1971) is an American actress, comedian, director, producer, and writer. After studying improv at Chicago's Second City and ImprovOlympic in the early ...more

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Amy Adams is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Lou Adams (born August 20, 1974) is an American actress. Known for both her comedic and dramatic performances, she has been featured three times in annual rankings of the highest-paid ...more

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Amy Winehouse is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Jade Winehouse (14 September 1983 – 23 July 2011) was an English singer and songwriter. She was known for her deep, expressive contralto vocals and her eclectic mix of musical genres, ...more

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Amy Smart is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Lysle Smart (born March 26, 1976) is an American actress and former fashion model who rose to prominence in the late 1990s.A native of Los Angeles, Smart began her career modeling in Italy ...more

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Amy Schumer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Beth Schumer (born June 1, 1981) is an American stand-up comedian and actress. She ventured into comedy in the early 2000s before appearing as a contestant on the fifth season of the NBC ...more

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Amy Acker is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Louise Acker (born December 5, 1976) is an American actress. She is best known for starring as Winifred Burkle and Illyria on the supernatural drama series Angel (2001–2004), as Kelly Peyton ...more

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Amy Klobuchar is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Jean Klobuchar (; born May 25, 1960) is an American lawyer and politician serving as the senior United States Senator from Minnesota. A member of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party, ...more

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Amy Landecker is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Landecker is an American film, stage and television actress. She is known for her supporting roles in films Dan in Real Life, A Serious Man and All Is Bright. In 2014, Landecker began ...more
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Amy Tan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Tan (born February 19, 1952) is an American writer whose works explore mother-daughter relationships and the Chinese American experience. Her novel The Joy Luck Club was adapted into a film ...more

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Amy Ryan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Beth Dziewiontkowski (born May 3, 1969), known professionally as Amy Ryan, is an American actress of stage and screen. A graduate of New York's High School of Performing Arts, she is an ...more

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Amy Robach is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Joanne Robach (born February 6, 1973) is a television presenter for ABC News. She is the co-anchor of 20/20 and the breaking news anchor/fill-in anchor for Good Morning America. She was a ...more

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Amy Acuff is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Lyn Acuff (born July 14, 1975) is a track and field athlete from the United States. A high jump specialist, she competed in the 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games as a member of ...more
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Amy Grant is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Lee Grant (born November 25, 1960) is an American singer, songwriter, musician, author and media personality. She is known for performing contemporary Christian music (CCM) and for a ...more

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Amy Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Joy Rodriguez (born February 17, 1987) is an American soccer player who currently plays for Utah Royals FC in the National Women's Soccer League and is also a member of the United States ...more
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Amy Yasbeck is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Marie Yasbeck (born September 12, 1962) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Casey Chappel Davenport on the sitcom Wings from 1994 to 1997, and also having played the ...more

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Amy Dumas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Christine Dumas (born April 14, 1975), better known by her ring name Lita, is an American professional wrestler, animal welfare activist and singer. She performed as a wrestler with WWE from ...more

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Amy Fadhli is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Fadhli (born January 30, 1965 in Galveston, Texas) is an American fitness model, actress and winner of the Fitness America National Champion 1996. Her father is Iraqi who was born in ...more
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Amy Sherman-Palladino is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Sherman-Palladino (born January 17, 1966) is an American television writer, director, and producer. She is best known as the creator of the dramedy series Gilmore Girls, Bunheads, and The ...more
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Amy Sedaris is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Louise Sedaris (; born March 29, 1961) is an American actress, comedian and writer known for voicing the character Princess Carolyn in the Netflix animated series BoJack Horseman. She ...more

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Amy Jackson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Akira Amy Jane Harpreet Jackson is British mixed Italian Indian Punjabi actress and model known for her work in Indian films. She began her modelling career at the age of 16, and went on to win ...more
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Amy Irving is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Davis Irving (born September 10, 1953) is an American actress of film, stage, and television. Her accolades include an Obie Award, two Golden Globe Award nominations, and one Academy Award ...more
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Amy Jo Johnson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Jo Johnson (born October 6, 1970) is an American-Canadian actress, filmmaker, singer-songwriter, and director. Johnson began her acting career in her early twenties, in Mighty Morphin Power ...more

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Amy Brenneman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Frederica Brenneman (born June 22, 1964) is an American actress, writer, and producer. Brenneman rose to prominence after her performance as Detective Janice Licalsi in the ABC police drama ...more

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Amy Williams is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Joy Williams, (born 29 September 1982) is a British former skeleton racer and Olympic gold medallist. Originally a runner, she began training in skeleton in 2002 after trying the sport on a ...more
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Amy Pascal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Amy In The World?
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Amy Beth Pascal (born March 25, 1958) is an American business executive and film producer. She served as the Chairperson of the Motion Pictures Group of Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) and ...more