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Famous People Named Cecilia 

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If your name is Cecilia, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Cecilia, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Cecilia can you think of? The famous Cecilias below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Cecilia, athletes named Cecilia, and even political figures named Cecilia. The music industry is no stranger to the name Cecilia, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Cecilia are worth mentioning? This list includes Cecilia Bartoli, Cecilia Cheung, Cecilia Roth and Cecília Meireles. To read more about these notable people named Cecilia, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
Cecilia Bartoli is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 52

Birthplace: Rome, Italy

Cecilia Bartoli, Cavaliere OMRI (Italian: [tʃeˈtʃiːlja ˈbartoli]; born 4 June 1966) is an Italian coloratura mezzo-soprano opera singer and recitalist. She is best known for her interpretations ...more

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Cecilia Cheung is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 38

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

Cecilia Cheung Pak-chi (Chinese: 張栢芝, born 24 May 1980) is a Hong Kong-Australian actress and cantopop singer. Cheung is considered a "Sing girl"—an actress who first received media ...more
Cecilia Roth is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 62

Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Cecilia Edith Rotenberg Gutkin better known as Cecilia Roth (Spanish pronunciation: [seˈsilja rot]; born August 8, 1956) is an Argentine actress. She is the winner of two Goya Awards and a ...more
Cecília Meireles ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Dec. at 63 (1901-1964)

Birthplace: Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Cecília Benevides de Carvalho Meireles (7 November 1901 – 9 November 1964) was a Brazilian writer and educator, known principally as a poet. She is a canonical name of Brazilian ...more
Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Dec. at 79 (1900-1979)

Birthplace: Wendover, United Kingdom

Cecilia Helena Payne-Gaposchkin (née Payne; (1900-05-10)May 10, 1900 – (1979-12-07)December 7, 1979) was a British-born American astronomer and astrophysicist who proposed in her 1925 ...more
Cecilia Bolocco is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 53

Birthplace: Santiago, Chile

Cecilia Bolocco (born Cecilia Carolina Bolocco Fonck on May 19, 1965) is a Chilean actress, TV Host and beauty queen who was crowned Miss Universo Chile 1987 and Miss Universe 1987. She has ...more
Cecilia Amenábar ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 48

Birthplace: Santiago, Chile

María Cecilia Amenábar Granella (1971) is a Chilean actress, model and artist. After a career in modeling, Amenábar along model Daniela Benavente, hosted Revolver, a ...more
Cecilia Mettler is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Dec. at 34 (1909-1943)
Cecilia Charlotte Asper Mettler was a medical historian. She was one of the first full-time, and the first female, professors of the history of medicine in the United States. Mettler was born on ...more
Cecilia Ragnarsson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 31

Birthplace: Sala, Sweden

Cecilia Ragnarsson (born July 3, 1986 in Sala) is a Swedish actress, model and beauty pageant titleholder and winner of Miss International Sweden 2010. Ragnarsson represented Sweden at Miss ...more
Cécilia Rhode is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 57

Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden

Cécilia Catharina Björnsdotter Rodhe (surname sometimes spelled Rhode; formerly Rhodes-Noah; born 1 September 1961) is a former model, Miss Sweden 1978 and competed in the Miss ...more
Cecilia Eggleston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Cecilia Toussaint is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 60

Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico

Cecilia Toussaint is a Mexican actress and singer.
Cecilia Nilsson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Cecilia Nilsson Age: 61

Birthplace: Enskede-Årsta-Vantör, Sweden

Birgitta Maria Cecilia Nilsson is a Swedish actress. She has appeared at many theatres. She is married to Krister Henriksson. Nilsson started playing theatre at age of 6 at Vår Teater at ...more
Cecilia Méndez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 23

Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Cecilia Inés Méndez (born April 21, 1986 in Buenos Aires, Argentina) is an Argentine fashion model who has been in advertising campaigns for Marithe & François Girbaud, ...more
Cecilia Parker is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Dec. at 79 (1914-1993)

Birthplace: Thunder Bay, Canada

Cecilia Parker (April 26, 1914 – July 25, 1993) was a Canadian-born American film actress. She was best known for portraying Marian Hardy, the sister of Andy Hardy in eleven of the Andy Hardy ...more
Cecilia Forss is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Cecilia Forss Age: 33

Birthplace: Falun, Sweden

Cecilia Forss is a Swedish actress.
Cecilia Suárez is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 44

Birthplace: Tampico, Mexico

María Cecilia Suárez de Garay (Spanish pronunciation: [seˈsilja ˈswaɾes]; born November 22, 1971), known professionally as Cecilia Suárez, is an Ariel Award and Emmy ...more
Cecilia Muñoz is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 56

Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States of America

Cecilia Muñoz (born July 27, 1962) White House Domestic Policy Council under President Obama, a position she held for five years. Prior to that, she served as the White House Director of ...more
Cecilia Beaux is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Dec. at 87 (1855-1942)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Cecilia Beaux (May 1, 1855 – September 17, 1942) was an American society portraitist, in the manner of John Singer Sargent. She was a near-contemporary of American artist Mary Cassatt and also ...more
Cecilia Maffei is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 34

Birthplace: Tione di Trento, Italy

Cecilia Maffei is a short track speed skater.
Cecilia Peck is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 60

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Cecilia Peck (born May 1, 1958) is an American film producer, director and actress. She is the only daughter of actor Gregory Peck and his second wife Veronique Passani.
Cecilia Mcintosh is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 39

Birthplace: Victoria, Australia

Cecilia McIntosh is an Australian bobsledder who has competed since 2009. At the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, she finished 19th in the two-woman event. McIntosh also competed in track and ...more
Cecilia Yip is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 55

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

Cecilia Yip Tung (Chinese: 葉童; born 8 March 1962) is a Hong Kong actress whose work is known throughout Asia, especially in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
Cecilia Muñoz-Pal... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Dec. at 93 (1913-2006)

Birthplace: Bauan, Batangas, Philippines

Cecilia Muñoz-Palma (November 22, 1913 – January 2, 2006) was a Filipino jurist and the first woman appointed to the Supreme Court of the Philippines. She was appointed to the Supreme ...more
Cecilia Montiel is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Cecilia
Age: 60

Birthplace: Lima, Peru

Cecilia Montiel is a production designer of feature films. Montiel studied architecture and moved to Los Angeles in 1978, where she was a contemporary of Lorenzo O'Brien and Alex Cox. She worked ...more