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Who Is The Most Famous Eleanor In The World?

Updated December 2, 2020 417 votes 27 voters 12.6k views49 items

List RulesVote up all of the Eleanors you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Eleanor can you think of? The famous Eleanors below have many different professions, including notable actors named Eleanor, famous writers named Eleanor, and even musicians named Eleanor.

Eleanor Roosevelt is certainly one of the most famous Eleanors on this list. One of the famous political figures named Eleanor, she served as the First Lady of the United States from 1933-1945. She later became the United States' first delegate with the United Nations.

Another of the famous people with the first name Eleanor is Eleanor Tomlinson. She is an actress best known for portraying Demelza Poldark in Poldark. Jack the Giant Slayer, Colette, and Love Wedding Repeat are among her notable projects.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Eleanor? Just add them to the list!

  • Eleanor Roosevelt1

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (; October 11, 1884 – November 7, 1962) was an American political...  more

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  • Eleanor Tomlinson2

    BirthplaceEngland, London

    Eleanor May Tomlinson (born 19 May 1992) is an English actress and singer, known for her roles...  more
  • Eleanor Parker3

    Eleanor Parker


    BirthplaceCedarville, Ohio, USA

    Eleanor Jean Parker (June 26, 1922 – December 9, 2013) was an American actress who appeared in...  more
  • Eleanor Bron4

    Eleanor Bron


    BirthplaceUnited Kingdom

    Eleanor Bron (born 14 March 1938) is an English stage, film and television actress, and an...  more
  • Eleanor Friedberger5

    BirthplaceOak Park, Illinois

    Eleanor Friedberger (born September 2, 1976) is an American singer, songwriter and...  more
  • Eleanor Coppola6

    Eleanor Coppola


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Eleanor Coppola (born May 4, 1936) is an American documentary filmmaker, artist, and writer....  more
  • Eleanor Farjeon7

    Eleanor Farjeon


    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Eleanor Farjeon ((1881-02-13)13 February 1881 – (1965-06-05)5 June 1965) was an English author...  more
  • Eleanor Hibbert8

    Eleanor Hibbert


    BirthplaceKensington, London, United Kingdom

    Eleanor Alice Hibbert (née Burford; 1 September 1906 – 18 January 1993) was an English author...  more
  • Eleanor Powell9

    Eleanor Powell


    BirthplaceSpringfield, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Eleanor Torrey Powell (November 21, 1912 – February 11, 1982) was an American dancer and...  more
  • Eleanor Clift10

    Eleanor Clift


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Eleanor Clift (born July 7, 1940) is an American political reporter, television pundit, and...  more
  • Eleanor Boardman11

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Eleanor Boardman (August 19, 1898 – December 12, 1991) was an American film actress of the...  more
  • Eleanor of Austria, Queen of Poland12

    BirthplaceRegensburg, Germany

    Eleanor Maria Josefa of Austria (Polish: Eleonora; 21 May 1653 – 17 December 1697) was Queen...  more
  • Eleanor Audley13

    Eleanor Audley


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Eleanor Audley (born Eleanor Zellman; November 19, 1905 – November 25, 1991) was an American...  more
  • Eleanor Catton14

    Eleanor Catton


    BirthplaceLondon, Canada

    Eleanor Catton (born 24 September 1985) is a New Zealand author. Her second novel, The...  more
  • Eleanor de Montfort15


    Eleanor de Montfort, Princess of Wales and Lady of Snowdon (1252 – 19 June 1282) was an...  more
  • Eleanor Holmes Norton16

    BirthplaceContiguous United States, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Area code 202

    Eleanor Holmes Norton (born June 13, 1937) is an American politician serving as a non-voting...  more
  • Eleanor James17

    Eleanor James


    BirthplaceShrewsbury, England

    Eleanor James (born 18 April 1986 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire) is an English actress....  more
  • Eleanor F. Helin18
    Eleanor Francis "Glo" Helin (née Francis, 19 November 1932 – 25 January 2009) was an American...  more
  • Eleanor of England, Queen of Castile19

    Eleanor of England, Queen of Castile


    BirthplaceDomfront, Orne, France

    Eleanor of England (Spanish: Leonor; c.1161 – 31 October 1214), was Queen of Castile and...  more
  • Eleanor of England, Countess of Bar20

    BirthplaceWindsor Castle, Windsor, United Kingdom

    Eleanor of England (18 June 1269 – 29 August 1298) was an English princess, the eldest...  more
  • Eleanor Matsuura21
    Eleanor Matsuura (born 16 July 1983) is a British actress, who is best known for her roles as...  more
  • Eleanor Methven22

    Eleanor Methven


    BirthplaceBelfast, United Kingdom

    Eleanor Methven is an actress....  more
  • Eleanor Bond23

    Eleanor Bond


    BirthplaceWinnipeg, Canada

    Eleanor Bond (born 25 March 1948) is a Canadian artist and art educator. Her work includes...  more
  • Eleanor of Aquitaine24

    BirthplaceBordeaux, France

    Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122 or 1124 – 1 April 1204) was queen consort of France (1137–1152) and...  more

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  • Eleanor Calder25

    Eleanor Calder


    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Eleanor Calder is a model....