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Who Is The Most Famous Beverly In The World?

Updated December 29, 2020 430 votes 34 voters 9.7k views51 items

List RulesVote up all of the Beverlys and Beverleys you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Beverly can you think of? The famous Beverlys below have many different professions, including notable actors named Beverly, famous athletes named Beverly, and even musicians named Beverly. There are also men named Beverly on this list. 

Beverly D'Angelo is certainly one of the most famous Beverlys on this list. One of the famous actresses named Beverly, she is best known for playing Ellen Griswold in the National Lampoon's Vacation series. She also appeared in Hair, American History X, and Coal Miner's Daughter. Beverly Michaels, Beverley Mitchell, and Beverly Peele are all actresses named Beverly you might recognize.

Another of the famous people with the first name Beverly is Beverly Johnson. She is a model and businesswoman. She was the first African-American model to be featured on the cover of American Vogue.

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

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    BirthplaceUpper Arlington, Ohio, United States of America

    Beverly Heather D'Angelo (born November 15, 1951) is an American actress and singer, who starred as Ellen Griswold in the National Lampoon's Vacation films (1983–2015). She has appeared in over 60...  more

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  • 2

    Beverly Garland


    BirthplaceSanta Cruz, California, USA

    Alternative NameBeverly Campbell

    Beverly Lucy Garland (née Fessenden; October 17, 1926 – December 5, 2008) was an American actress. Her work in feature films primarily consisted of small parts in a few major productions or leads in...  more
  • 3

    Beverly Johnson


    BirthplaceBuffalo, New York, USA

    Beverly Ann Johnson (born October 13, 1952) is an American model, actress, singer, and businesswoman. Johnson rose to fame when she became the first African-American model to appear on the cover of...  more

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  • 4

    Beverly Cleary


    BirthplaceMcMinnville, Oregon

    Beverly Atlee Cleary (April 12, 1916 – March 25, 2021) was an American writer of children's and young adult fiction. One of America's most successful living authors, 91 million copies of her books...  more

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    Beverly Peele


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Beverly Peele (born March 18, 1975) is an American model and actress. Peele rose to fame in the late 1980s and 1990s, appearing mostly in Mademoiselle and Elle magazine. She appeared on over 250...  more
  • 6

    Beverley Mitchell


    BirthplaceUSA, Arcadia, California

    Alternative NameBeverley Mitchell

    Beverley Ann Mitchell (born January 22, 1981) is an American actress and country music singer. She is best known for her role as Lucy Camden-Kinkirk on the television series 7th Heaven....  more


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    Beverly Jenkins


    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan

    Beverly Jenkins (born 1951, Detroit) is an American author of historical and contemporary romance novels with a particular focus on 19th century African-American life. Jenkins was a 2013 NAACP Image...  more
  • 8

    Beverly Sills


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Beverly Sills (May 25, 1929 – July 2, 2007) was an American operatic soprano whose peak career was between the 1950s and 1970s. Although she sang a repertoire from Handel and Mozart to Puccini,...  more

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  • 9

    Beverley Owen


    BirthplaceOttumwa, Iowa, USA

    Beverley Owen (née Ogg; May 13, 1937 – February 21, 2019) was an American television actress, best known for having played the original role of Marilyn Munster on the sitcom The Munsters, before the...  more
  • 10

    Beverly Bayne


    BirthplaceMinneapolis, USA, Minnesota

    Beverly Bayne (born Pearl Beverly Bain) (November 11, 1894 – August 18, 1982) was an American actress who appeared in silent films beginning in 1910 in Chicago, Illinois, where she worked for Essanay...  more
  • 11

    Beverly Kenney


    BirthplaceHarrison, New Jersey

    Beverly Kenney (January 29, 1932, Harrison, New Jersey – April 13, 1960, Greenwich Village, New York City) was an American jazz singer....  more
  • 12

    Beverley Mahood


    BirthplaceNorthern Ireland

    Beverley Mahood (born 2 November 1974 in Belfast, Northern Ireland) is a country music singer-songwriter and television host in Canada. Beverley emigrated from Belfast to Canada as a child. She is...  more
  • 13

    Beverly Aadland


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Beverly Elaine Aadland (September 16, 1942 – January 5, 2010) was an American film actress. She appeared in films including South Pacific. As a teenager, she co-starred in the Errol Flynn film Cuban...  more
  • 14

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Beverly Michaels was an American B-movie actress and cheesecake model of the 1950s....  more
  • 15

    Beverly Roberts


    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Beverly Louise Roberts (May 19, 1914 – July 13, 2009) was an American film and stage actress of the 1930s, as well as a singer and painter. She worked as business executive in the entertainment...  more
  • 16
    Beverly S. Mitchell MD is George E. Becker Professor in Medicine and Professor, by courtesy, of Chemical and Systems Biology at Stanford University....  more
  • 17

    Beverley Knight


    BirthplaceWolverhampton, United Kingdom

    Beverley Knight, (born Beverley Anne Smith; 22 March 1973) is an English recording artist and musical theatre actress who released her debut album, The B-Funk, in 1995. Heavily influenced by...  more
  • 18

    Beverly Mullins


    BirthplaceClearwater, Florida, United States of America

    Beverly Mullins (December 28, 1984) is an American model, professional wrestler and valet, better known by her ring names Wesley Holliday and Courtney Taylor, who was signed to World Wrestling...  more
  • 19

    Beverly Eckert


    BirthplaceBuffalo, New York

    Beverly Eckert (May 29, 1951 – February 12, 2009) was an activist and advocate for the creation of the 9/11 Commission. She was one of the members of the 9/11 Family Steering Committee for the 9/11...  more
  • 20

    BirthplaceSaint Mary Parish, Jamaica

    Beverly McDonald (born 15 February 1970 in Saint Mary, Jamaica) is a Jamaican sprinter. Her accomplishments include winning the silver medal in the 4 × 100 m relay at the 2000 Olympics and the gold...  more
  • 21

    Beverly Bivens


    BirthplaceSanta Ana, California

    Beverly (Bev) Ann Bivens (born April 28, 1946) is the former lead singer with the American West Coast folk rock group We Five from 1965 to 1967. After her marriage to jazz musician Fred Marshall and...  more
  • 22

    Beverly Thomson

    Beverly Thomson (born April 15, 1966) is a Canadian journalist and correspondent with CTV News Channel. Thomson was co-host of Canada AM, CTV's national morning show, from 2003 to 2016. In 2006, she...  more
  • 23

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, USA, California

    Beverly Washburn (born November 25, 1943) is an American actress. She was cast as a young girl in the Leave It to Beaver episode entitled "Blind Date Committee" in October 1959, on NBC's The Loretta...  more
  • 24

    Beverley Craven


    BirthplaceColombo, Sri Lanka

    Beverley Craven (born 28 July 1963) is a British singer-songwriter best known for her 1991 UK Top 3 hit single "Promise Me". Her most recent album, Change of Heart, was released in 2014. She has sold...  more
  • 25

    Beverley Allitt



    Beverley Gail Allitt (born 4 October 1968) is an English serial child killer who was convicted of murdering four children, attempting to murder three other children, and causing grievous bodily harm...  more

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