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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
Politician, Diplomat, Author
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
Actor
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 Bradley Nude Glamour Model
Eleanor Tomlinson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Model, Actor
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
Novelist, Writer
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
Lawyer
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
Actor, Dancer
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
Commentator, Journalist, Author
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
Singer
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
Documentary Filmmaker, Cinematographer, Writer
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 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
Screenwriter, Author, Actor
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 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, 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
Eleanor Farjeon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Novelist, Writer
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
Astronomer
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
Model, Actor
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
Actor, Dancer
Eleanor James is an English actress.
Eleanor Catton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Eleanor
Novelist, Author, Writer
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
Actor, Voice acting
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 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
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
Actor, Swimmer
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