If your name is Dorothy, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Dorothy, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Dorothy can you think of? The famous Dorothys below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Dorothy, athletes named Dorothy, and even political figures named Dorothy. The music industry is no stranger to the name Dorothy, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.Which famous people named Dorothy are worth mentioning? This list includes Dorothy Dandridge, Dorothy Hamill, Dorothy Lamour and Dorothy Parker. To read more about these notable people named Dorothy, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.