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List of famous people named Diana, along with photos. How many celebrities named Diana can you think of? The famous Dianas below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Diana, athletes named Diana, and even political figures named Diana. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Diana? Add them to the list.

Diana Ross, made famous by her group The Supremes, is definitely one of the most memorable singers of all time. She even went into acting for film and on Broadway, as well as producing. She's also in the Guinness Book of World Records for being the most successful female artist in history.

Another actress who was not only given "Order of Chivalry", but was named "Dame" by the Queen, was Diana Rigg. She is most notably known for her role in the show The Avengers in the 1960's. She also made her stage debut in The Caucasian Chalk Circle. But you may know her for her most recent role on the show Game of Thrones as Olenna Tyrell.

 
Diana, Princess of Wales is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Crown Princess
Diana, Princess of Wales, was the first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales, who is the eldest child and heir apparent of Queen Elizabeth II. Diana was born into an aristocratic British family with ...more
Diana Rigg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Actor
Dame Enid Diana Elizabeth Rigg, DBE is an English actress. She is perhaps best known for the role of Emma Peel in the TV series The Avengers, which she appeared in from 1965 to 1968. She has ...more
Diana Krall is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Record producer, Jazz Pianist, Songwriter
Diana Jean Krall, OC, OBC is a Canadian jazz pianist and singer, known for her contralto vocals. She has sold more than 6 million albums in the US and over 15 million worldwide. On December 11, ...more
Diana Dors is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Actor
Diana Dors was an English actress. She first came to public notice as a ‘blonde bombshell’ of the Monroe style, as promoted by her first husband, Dennis Hamilton. When it turned out that ...more
Diana Doll is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Pornographic actor, Model, Graphic Designer
Diana Doll is a Slovak pornographic actress and model. Doll was previously known as Sue Diamond, but changed her name due to being confused with fellow Slovak porn actress Suzie Diamond. Aside ...more
Diana Hayden is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Model, Actor
Diana Hayden is an Indian Supermodel and beauty pageant title holder. She won the Femina Miss India contest in 1997 and was crowned Miss World 1997 at the age of 24 years.
Diana Taurasi is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Basketball player, Athlete
Diana Lorena Taurasi is an American professional basketball player who plays for UMMC Ekaterinburg of Russia. She played eleven seasons with the Phoenix Mercury in the WNBA and in 2011 was voted ...more
Diana Falzone is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Model, Presenter
Diana Vickers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Musician, Singer-songwriter, Actor
Diana Vickers is a British singer-songwriter, actress, fashion designer and model who initially came to public attention as a semi-finalist on The X Factor in 2008. In 2009, Vickers signed a ...more
Diana Amft is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Actor
Diana Amft is an award winning German film and television actress. She is best known for playing Gretchen Haase in the RTL sitcom Doctor's Diary.
Diana Canova is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting
Diana Canova is an American actress known for her role of Jessica Tate's promiscuous daughter, Corinne Tate, on Soap, from 1977 to 1980.
Diana Gabaldon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Novelist, Author, Writer
Diana J. Gabaldon is an American author, known for the Outlander series of novels. Her books merge multiple genres, featuring elements of historical fiction, romance, mystery, adventure and ...more
Diana Roberts is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Diana Nyad is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Author, Sports commentator, Swimmer
Diana Nyad is an American author, journalist, motivational speaker, and long-distance swimmer. Nyad gained national attention in 1975 when she swam around Manhattan and in 1979 when she swam ...more
Diana Wynne Jones is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Novelist, Author, Writer
Diana Wynne Jones was a British writer, principally of fantasy novels for children and adults. Some of her better-known works are the Chrestomanci series, the Dalemark series; the novels Howl's ...more
Diana Larionov is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Diana Scarwid is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Actor
Diana Elizabeth Scarwid is an American actress. Her performance in the 1980 film Inside Moves garnered her an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. The following year she ...more
Diana Damrau is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Singer
Diana Damrau is a German soprano opera singer. She is Kammersängerin of the Bavarian State Opera.
Diana Turbay is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Journalist
Diana Turbay Quintero was a Colombian journalist kidnapped by the Medellín Cartel and killed during a rescue attempt. Her story was portrayed in News of a Kidnapping, a non-fiction book ...more
Diana Kauffman is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Pornographic actor, Fashion Model, Actor
Diana Kauffman is an actress and a fashion model.
Diana Penty is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Model, Actor
Diana Penty is an Indian model and film actress who appears in Bollywood films. In 2005, she began a full-time modelling career when she was signed up by Elite Models India. Penty soon ...more
Diana Gettinger is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Actor
Diana Gettinger is an actress.
Diana Hyland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Actor
Diana Hyland was an American stage, film and television actress.
Diana Lynn is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Pianist, Actor
Diana Lynn was an American actress. Born Dolores Loehr in Los Angeles, California, Lynn was considered a child prodigy because of her exceptional abilities as a pianist at an early age, and by ...more
Diana DeGarmo is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Diana
Singer-songwriter, Actor, Singer
Diana Nicole DeGarmo is a singer, songwriter and a Broadway and television actress. She rose to fame in 2004 as the runner-up of the third season of American Idol. In 2005, DeGarmo began a ...more