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

Which famous people named Eileen are worth mentioning? This list includes Eileen Brennan, Eileen Atkins, Eileen Davidson and Eileen Collins. To read more about these notable people named Eileen, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.

Eileen Brennan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Actor
Eileen Brennan was an American actress of film, television, and theater. Brennan was known for her role as Doreen Lewis in Private Benjamin, for which she received an Oscar nomination for Best ...more

Eileen Atkins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Screenwriter, Actor
Dame Eileen June Atkins, DBE is an English actress and occasional screenwriter. She has worked in the theatre, film, and television consistently since 1953. She has won several major acting ...more

Eileen Davidson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Spokesperson, Businessperson, Model
Eileen Davidson is an American actress, author and former model, best known for her performances in television soap operas. Davidson is best known for her roles in soap operas as Kristen DiMera ...more

Eileen Collins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Astronaut
Eileen Marie Collins is a retired NASA astronaut and a retired United States Air Force colonel. A former military instructor and test pilot, Collins was the first female pilot and first female ...more

Eileen Heckart is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Actor
Eileen Heckart was an American actress of film, stage, and television.

Eileen Ford is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Businessperson, Television producer
Eileen Ford was an American model agency executive and co-founder, in 1946, with her husband, Gerard "Jerry" Ford, of Ford Models, one of the earliest and internationally best known ...more

Eileen Gray is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Designer, Architect
Kathleen Eileen Moray Gray was an Irish furniture designer and architect and a pioneer of the Modern Movement in architecture.

Eileen Lonergan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Diver
Eileen Lonergan died with her husband, Tom Lonergan, while SCUBA diving with a group of divers off Australia's Great Barrier Reef. The cause of death is unknown. The bodies were never found.

Eileen Joyce is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Pianist, Harpsichordist
Eileen Alannah Joyce CMG was an Australian pianist whose career spanned more than 30 years. She lived in England in her adult years. Her recordings made her popular internationally in the 1930s ...more

Eileen Myles is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Poet, Writer
Eileen Myles is an American poet and writer who has produced more than twenty volumes of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, libretti, plays, and performance pieces over the last three decades. Myles ...more

Eileen Ryan Penn is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Comedian, Actor
Eileen Ryan is an American actress who has appeared in a number of movies and TV series. She is the widow of actor and director Leo Penn, and mother of singer Michael Penn and actors Sean Penn ...more

Eileen Derbyshire is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Actor
Eileen Derbyshire, MBE is an English actress, best known for her role as Emily Bishop in the soap opera Coronation Street. She has played the character since 1961, making her the longest-serving ...more

Eileen McCallum is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Eileen McCallum is a Scottish actress. Her first major soap role was in Garnock Way playing Jean Ross from 1976 to 1979, before starring as Isabel Blair in Take the High Road from 1980 to 2003. ...more

Eileen Ivers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Fiddler, Violinist
Eileen Ivers is an American fiddler. Ivers was born in New York City of Irish-born parents and grew up in the Bronx. She spent summers in Ireland and took up the fiddle at the age of nine. Her ...more

Eileen April Boylan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Actor
Eileen April Boylan is an American film and television actress. She stands 5'1" and is of Filipino and Irish descent.

Eileen Chang is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Novelist, Screenwriter, Author
Eileen Chang, also known as Zhang Ailing or Chang Ai-ling, was one of the most influential modern Chinese writers. Chang is noted for her fiction writings that deal with the tensions between men ...more

Eileen Olszewski is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Professional Boxer
Eileen Olszewski is the current International Female Boxing Association World Flyweight champion. Olszewski, the first female boxer from Hawaii to achieve international success at the ...more

Eileen Herlie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Actor
Eileen Herlie was a Scottish-American actress.

Eileen Yin-Fei Lo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Chef
Eileen Yin-Fei Lo is a chef. She is the author of eleven cookbooks on Chinese cuisine.

Eileen Percy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Actor
Eileen Percy is an actor.

Eileen Essell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Actor, Teacher
Eileen Essell is an English actress noted in part for the age at which she began her screen acting career. Although she acted on the stage for 13 years in the 1940s and 50s, her first screen ...more

Eileen Pollock is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Actor
Eileen Pollock is a Northern Irish actress.

Eileen S. Naughton is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Eileen S. Naughton
Eileen Slattery Naughton, is an American consultant and politician from Warwick, Rhode Island. A Democrat, she serves in the Rhode Island House of Representatives, representing the 21st ...more

Eileen Fulton is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Actor
Eileen Fulton is an American actress. Fulton is known for her role as Lisa Grimaldi on the CBS soap opera As the World Turns, a role that she played almost continuously for 50 years from May 18, ...more

Eileen Hofer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Eileen
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Director
Eileen Hofer is a film director, screenwriter and a film producer.