If your name is Edith, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Edith, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Edith can you think of? The famous Ediths below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Edith, athletes named Edith, and even political figures named Edith. The music industry is no stranger to the name Edith, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.Which famous people named Edith are worth mentioning? This list includes Édith Piaf, Edith Wharton, Edith Head and Edith Bouvier Beale. To read more about these notable people named Edith, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
Edith Roosevelt Dec. at 87 (1861-1948)
Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt was the second wife of President Theodore Roosevelt and served as First Lady of the United States during his presidency from 1901 to 1909.
Edith Wilson Dec. at 85 (1896-1981)
Edith Wilson was an American blues singer and vaudeville performer.
Edith Abbott Dec. at 81 (1876-1957)
Edith Abbott was an American economist, social worker, educator, and author. Abbott was born in Grand Island, Nebraska. Her younger sister was Grace Abbott.
Edith González age 54
Edith González is a Mexican actress and dancer.
Edith Penrose Dec. at 82 (1914-1996)
Edith Elura Tilton Penrose was an American-born British economist whose best known work is The Theory of the Growth of the Firm, which describes the ways which firms grow and how fast they do. ...more
Edith M. Flanigen age 90
Edith Marie Flanigen is a noted American chemist, known for her work on synthesis of emeralds, and later zeolites for molecular sieves at Union Carbide.
Edith Farnadi Dec. at 52 (1921-1973)
Edith Farnadi was a Hungarian pianist. She was born in Budapest and began her studies at the age of 7 at the Franz Liszt Academy of Music. She studied with Professor Arnold Székely. At ...more
Edith Evanson Dec. at 84 (1896-1980)
Edith Evanson was an American film actress.
Edith Pearlman age 82
Edith Pearlman is an American short story writer.
Edith Carlmar Dec. at 92 (1911-2003)
Edith Carlmar was an actress and Norway's first female film director. She is known for films such as Fjols til fjells, Aldri annet enn bråk, and Ung flukt. Her 1949 film, Døden er ...more
Edith Frank Died at 45 (1900-1945)
Edith Frank was the mother of Holocaust diarist Anne Frank. She died from starvation at the age of 44.
Edith Cummings Dec. at 85 (1899-1984)
Edith Cummings was one of the premier amateur golfers of her generation. She was one of the Big Four debutantes in Chicago, at the end of the First World War. She became nationally famous ...more
Edith Roelker Curtis Dec. at 84 (1893-1977)
Edith Roelker Curtis was a New England author, historian, and diarist.