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Ever thought about how many famous people named Eleanor are out there? This list of celebrities named Eleanor will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Eleanors below include actors named Eleanor and athletes named Eleanor, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Eleanor who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Eleanors below include Eleanor Roosevelt, Eleanor Parker, and Eleanor Bradley.
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Eleanor Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Roosevelt Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was an American politician, diplomat, and activist. She was the longest-serving First Lady of the United States, holding the post from March 1933 to April 1945 during her ...more

Eleanor Parker is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Parker Eleanor Jean Parker was an American actress who appeared in some 80 movies and television series. An actress of notable versatility, she was called Woman of a Thousand Faces by Doug McClelland, ...more

Eleanor Bradley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor

Eleanor Tomlinson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Tomlinson Eleanor May Tomlinson is an English actress, known for her role as Princess Isabelle in Jack the Giant Slayer, Isabel Neville in The White Queen, and Demelza Poldark in Poldark.

Eleanor Hibbert is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Hibbert Eleanor Hibbert was an English author who combined imagination with facts to bring history alive through novels of fiction and romance. She was a prolific writer who published several books a ...more

Eleanor Holmes Norton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Holmes Norton Eleanor Holmes Norton is a Delegate to the United States Congress representing the District of Columbia. As a non-voting member of the U.S. House of Representatives, Norton may serve on ...more

Eleanor Powell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Powell Eleanor Torrey Powell was an American film actress and dancer of the 1930s and 1940s, known for her exuberant solo tap dancing.

Eleanor Clift is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Clift Eleanor Clift is an American liberal political reporter, television pundit, and author. She is currently a contributor to MSNBC and blogger for The Daily Beast. She is a regular panelist on the ...more

Eleanor Friedberger is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Friedberger Eleanor Friedberger is an American musician most famous for being one half of the indie rock duo The Fiery Furnaces, along with her older brother Matthew Friedberger. In the band she contributes ...more

Eleanor Coppola is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Coppola Eleanor Coppola is an American documentary filmmaker, artist, and writer. She is the wife of director Francis Ford Coppola. She is most known for her 1991 documentary film Hearts of Darkness: A ...more

Eleanor of Austria, Queen of P... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor of Austria, Queen of Poland Eleanor Maria Josefa of Austria was, by her two marriages, Queen of Poland and Duchess of Lorraine. Born in Regensburg, she was the daughter of Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor, and Eleanor of ...more

Eleanor Bron is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Bron Eleanor Bron is an English stage, film and television actress and author.

Eleanor of Aquitaine is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor of Aquitaine Eleanor of Aquitaine was one of the wealthiest and most powerful women in western Europe during the High Middle Ages and a member of the Ramnulfid dynasty of rulers in southwestern France. She ...more

Eleanor de Montfort is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor de Montfort Eleanor de Montfort, Princess of Wales and Lady of Snowdon was a daughter of Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester and Eleanor of England. She was also the second woman who can be shown to ...more

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Eleanor Farjeon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Farjeon Eleanor Farjeon was an English author of children's stories and plays, poetry, biography, history and satire. Several of her works had illustrations by Edward Ardizzone. Some of her ...more

Eleanor F. Helin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor F. Helin Eleanor Key Francis "Glo" Helin was an American astronomer. She was principal investigator of the Near-Earth Asteroid Tracking program of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. She retired ...more

Eleanor Boardman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Boardman Eleanor Boardman was an American film actress of the silent era.

Eleanor James is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor James Eleanor James is an English actress.

Eleanor Catton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Catton Eleanor Catton MNZM is a Canadian-born New Zealand author. Her second novel, The Luminaries, won the 2013 Man Booker Prize.

Eleanor Audley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Audley Eleanor Audley was an American actress who was a familiar radio and animation voice, in addition to her TV and film roles. She is best remembered on television as Eunice Douglas on Green Acres ...more

Eleanor of England, Countess o... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor of England, Countess of Bar Eleanor of England was an English princess, the eldest surviving daughter of King Edward I of England and his first wife, Queen Eleanor of Castile. What evidence exists for her early years ...more

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Eleanor Bond is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Bond Eleanor Bond is a Canadian artist and art educator. Her work includes painting, printmaking, drawing and sculpture.

Eleanor Holm is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Holm Eleanor G. Holm was an American competition swimmer and Olympic gold medalist. She is best known for having been suspended from the 1936 Summer Olympics team after she attended a cocktail party ...more

Eleanor Wachtel is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Wachtel Eleanor Wachtel OC is a Canadian writer and broadcaster. She is the host of the flagship literary show Writers & Company on CBC Radio One, which celebrated its twentieth anniversary in ...more

Eleanor of England, Queen of C... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor of England, Queen of Castile Eleanor of England was Queen of Castile and Toledo as wife of Alfonso VIII of Castile. She was the sixth child and second daughter of Henry II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine and received ...more

Eleanor de Bohun is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor de Bohun Lady Eleanor de Bohun was the elder daughter and co-heiress with her sister, Mary de Bohun, of their father Humphrey de Bohun, 7th Earl of Hereford. Her mother was Lady Joan Fitzalan, daughter ...more

Eleanor Kinnaird is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Kinnaird Eleanor G. 'Ellie' Kinnaird is a North Carolina politician who served as a Democratic member of the North Carolina General Assembly representing the state's 23rd Senate district from January ...more

Eleanor David is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor David Maria Eleanor David is an English actress. She has appeared in multiple films and television programmes including Pink Floyd The Wall directed by Alan Parker, Comfort and Joy directed by Bill ...more

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Eleanor Antin is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Antin Eleanor Antin is an American performance artist, film-maker, installation artist, conceptual artist and feminist artist.

Eleanor Calder is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Calder Eleanor Calder is a model.

Eleanor J. Gibson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor J. Gibson Eleanor Jack Gibson was an American psychologist. Among her contributions to psychology, the most important are the study of perception in infants and toddlers. She is popularly known for the ...more

Eleanor Garatti is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Garatti Eleanor A. Garatti, later known by her married name Eleanor Saville, was an American competition swimmer, Olympic gold medalist, and former world record-holder. Garatti represented the United ...more

Eleanor Mondale is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Mondale Eleanor Jane Mondale Poling was an American radio personality, television host, and actress.

Eleanor Clark is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Clark Eleanor Clark was an American writer. She was born in Los Angeles. She attended Vassar College in the 1930s and was involved with the literary magazine Con Spirito there, along with Elizabeth ...more

Eleanor Leacock is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Leacock Eleanor Burke Leacock was an anthropologist and social theorist who made major contributions to the study of egalitarian societies, the de/evolution of the status of women in society, Algonkian ...more

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Eleanor Perry is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Perry Eleanor Perry born in Cleveland, Ohio, was a screenwriter and author who was a part of a team with her then husband film director Frank Perry. She won the Emmy award for her television ...more

Eleanor Summerfield is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Summerfield Eleanor Summerfield was an English actress. Summerfield was born in London in 1921. She received her acting training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. In the mid-1960s, she played P.G. ...more

Eleanor Methven is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Methven Eleanor Methven is an actress.

Eleanor Matsuura is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Matsuura Eleanor Matsuura is a British actress, who is best known for her role as 'Bev' in Utopia.

Eleanor Stewart is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Stewart Eleanor Stewart, was an American film actress of the 1930s and 1940s, appearing mostly in western films. Stewart attended Northwestern University, and after winning a talent contest, moved to ...more

Eleanor Hallowell Abbott is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Hallowell Abbott Eleanor Hallowell Abbott was a nationally recognized American author. She was a frequent contributor to The Ladies' Home Journal.

Eleanor Hunt is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Hunt Eleanor Hunt was an American film actress. She starred opposite John Wayne in the 1934 Blue Steel. She was married to actor Rex Lease and George Hirliman, with whom she adopted Georgelle ...more

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Eleanor Rathbone is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Rathbone Eleanor Florence Rathbone was an independent British Member of Parliament and long-term campaigner for women's rights. She was a member of the noted Rathbone family of Liverpool.

Eleanor Cameron is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Cameron Eleanor Frances Cameron was a children's author and critic. She published 20 books in her lifetime, including The Wonderful Flight to the Mushroom Planet and its sequels, a collection of ...more

Eleanor Wilner is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Wilner Eleanor Rand Wilner is an American poet and editor.

Eleanor Baum is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Baum Eleanor K. Baum is an American electrical engineer and educator. In 1984, she became the first female dean of an engineering school in the United States.

Eleanor Columbus is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Columbus Eleanor Columbus is an actress.

Eleanor Wong is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Wong Eleanor Wong is a playwright and poet in Singapore. Her plays have been produced in Singapore and regionally. She is best known for Invitation to Treat, her trilogy of plays centred on the ...more

Eleanor Labine is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Labine Eleanor Labine is an American TV writer, the daughter of Claire Labine and the sister of Matthew Labine.

Eleanor Reissa is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Eleanor Reissa Eleanor Reissa is a theater director.