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Ever thought about how many famous people named Eli are out there? This list of celebrities named Eli will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Elis below include actors named Eli and athletes named Eli, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Eli who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Elis below include Eli Manning, Eli Wallach, and Eli Roth.
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Eli Manning is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 34 Elisha Nelson "Eli" Manning is an American football quarterback for the New York Giants of the National Football League and is the active iron man for consecutive starts by a ...more

Eli Wallach is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 99 (1915-2014) Eli Herschel Wallach was an American film, television and stage actor whose career spanned more than six decades, beginning in the late 1940s. Trained in stage acting, which he enjoyed doing ...more

Eli Roth is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 45 Eli Raphael Roth is an American film director, producer, writer and actor. He is known for directing the horror film Hostel and its sequel, Hostel: Part II. He is also known for his role as ...more

Eli Whitney is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Eli

Eli Whitney is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 60 (1765-1825) Eli Whitney was an American inventor best known for inventing the cotton gin. This was one of the key inventions of the Industrial Revolution and shaped the economy of the Antebellum South. ...more

Eli Broad is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 84 Eli L. Broad is an American philanthropist and entrepreneur. He is the only person to build two Fortune 500 companies in different industries.

Eli Marienthal is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 29 Eli David Marienthal was an American actor.

Eli Whitney Blake is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 91 (1795-1886) Eli Whitney Blake, Sr. was an American inventor, best known for his mortise lock and stone-crushing machine, the latter of which earned him a place into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

Eli Landa is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 34 Eli Landa, born 21 March 1984 in Sandnes, Norway, but now living in Stavanger, is a Norwegian model, bank employee and teacher student at the University of Stavanger who was crowned ...more

Eli Grba is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 83 Eli Grba is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. During his 5-year baseball career, he pitched for the New York Yankees and Los Angeles Angels. He was the first selection in the 1960 MLB ...more

Eli Boggs is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Boggs was an American pirate, one of the last active ocean-going pirates operating off the coast of China during the 1850s. Based near Hong Kong, Boggs constantly raided outgoing clipper ...more

Eli Lilly is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 60 (1838-1898) Eli Lilly was an American soldier, pharmaceutical chemist, industrialist, entrepreneur, and founder of the Eli Lilly and Company pharmaceutical corporation. Lilly enlisted in the Union Army ...more

Eli Bremer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Bremer age 39 Eli Bremer is a modern pentathlete competed for the United States at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China. He finished 22nd overall in the modern pentathlon event. He was born in Hancock, ...more

Eli Gold is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Gold age 64 Eli Gold is an American sportscaster. Gold is best known as the radio voice for the Alabama Crimson Tide football team, along with Tom Roberts, as part of the Crimson Tide Sports Network since ...more

Eli Snyder is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Snyder Eli Snyder is an actor.

Eli Franklin Burton is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 69 (1879-1948) Eli Franklin Burton, FRSC was a Canadian physicist. Burton was born in Green River, township of Pickering, Ontario, Canada. He graduated from the University of Toronto in 1901. From 1904 to 1906 ...more

Eli Harold is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Harold Eli Harold is an American football defensive end. He played college football for the University of Virginia Cavaliers. He is considered one of the top prospects in his position.

Eli Danker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 69 Eli Danker is an Israeli actor who has appeared in numerous films and television series. He is the father of Ran Danker.

Eli Lotar is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 64 (1905-1969) Eli Lotar was a French photographer and cinematographer. Lotar was born in Paris, the son of Tudor Arghezi, a Romanian poet, and Constanța Zissu, a teacher. He became a French citizen in 1926 ...more

Eli Degibri is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 39 Eli Degibri is an Israeli jazz saxophonist, composer and arranger.

Eli Gabay is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Gabay is a Canadian screen, television, and voice actor. He is known for voicing Quetzal, the teacher at School in the Sky in Dragon Tales and a gangster named Abrego in the anime, Black ...more

Eli Cross is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 50 Eli Cross is a pornographic movie director, producer, and actor. He was inducted into the AVN Hall of Fame in 2015.

Eli Mintz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 84 (1904-1988) Eli Mintz was an American actor of Polish Jewish descent.

Eli Mattson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 36 Eli James Mattson is an American pianist and singer. He was a Top 10 finalist on the third season of America's Got Talent. His rendition of Marc Cohn's 1991 hit, "Walking in Memphis" ...more

Eli Biham is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Biham is an Israeli cryptographer and cryptanalyst, currently a professor at the Technion Israeli Institute of Technology Computer Science department. Starting from October 2008, Biham is ...more

Eli M. Saulsbury is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 76 (1817-1893) Eli May Saulsbury was a lawyer and politician from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party, who served in the Delaware General Assembly and as U.S. Senator from ...more

Eli Siegel is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 76 (1902-1978) Eli Siegel was the poet, critic, and educator who founded Aesthetic Realism, the philosophy that sees reality as the aesthetic oneness of opposites. An idea central to this philosophy—that every ...more

Eli P. Ashmun is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 49 (1770-1819) Eli Porter Ashmun was a Federalist United States Senator from Massachusetts from 1816 to 1818. Born in a small village north of Albany, New York on the Hudson River, he attended the local school ...more

Eli Harris is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 41 Eli Harris is an actor, film director, screenwriter, film producer, film editor and film score composer.

Eli Ginzberg is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Ginzberg Died at 91 (1911-2002) Eli Ginzberg was born in New York, New York and earned an A.B., an A.M., and a Ph.D. from Columbia University between 1931 and 1934. He was son of the famous Louis Ginzberg, Professor of Talmud, ...more

Eli Finish is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 42 Eli Finish is an Israeli actor and comedian. He is well known for acting in the popular TV show Eretz Nehederet.

Eli M. Oboler is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 68 (1915-1983) Eli Martin Oboler was head librarian at the Idaho State University library, later Eli M. Oboler Library, from 1949 to 1980. He was also a member of the Idaho Library Association and the Pacific ...more

Eli T. Peña is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 40 Eli T. Peña is an actor and television producer.

Eli Yatzpan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 52 Eliyahu Yatzpan is an Israeli television host and comedian, best known as the host of the Channel 3 late-night talk show/variety show Yatzpan between 2001 and 2006.

Eli Cohen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 41 (1924-1965) Eliahu ben Shaoul Cohen was an Israeli spy. He is best known for his espionage work in 1961 - 1965 in Syria, where he developed close relationships with the political and military hierarchy and ...more

Eli Yablonovitch is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 71 Eli Yablonovitch is an American physicist and engineer who, along with Sajeev John founded the field of photonic crystals in 1987. He and his team were the first to create a 3-dimensional ...more

Eli Attie is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Attie is a writer, producer, and former political operative. He served as a special assistant to President Bill Clinton, and then as Vice President Al Gore's chief White House and campaign ...more

Eli Mandel is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 70 (1922-1992) Eli Mandel was a Canadian poet, editor of many Canadian anthologies, and literary academic.

Eli Holzman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 44 Eli Holzman is a creator–developer, writer, and producer best known for creating or serving as Executive Producer on a number of blockbuster reality-based television series, such as Project ...more

Eli Gelb is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 31 Eli Gelb is an actor.

Eli Thomas Reich is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Thomas Reich Died at 86 (1913-1999) Vice Admiral Eli Thomas Reich was a highly decorated United States Navy officer and World War II submarine commander — the only one to sink a battleship during the war. He is buried in Arlington ...more

Eli Lilly is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Lilly Died at 92 (1885-1977) Eli Lilly was a pharmaceutical industrialist and philanthropist from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Under his vision and leadership, Eli Lilly and Company, founded by his grandfather, ...more

Eli Elezra is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 57 Eliahu Ilan Elezra is an Israeli professional poker player and businessman, now living in Las Vegas, Nevada. While he was in Israel, Elezra was a lieutenant in the Golani Brigade. He was ...more

Eli Whitney Blake, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Whitney Blake, Jr. Died at 59 (1836-1895) Eli Whitney Blake, Jr. was an American scientist. His father and namesake was an inventor and partner of the Blake Brothers manufacturing firm. The origin of the name Eli Whitney comes from ...more

Eli Bush is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Bush is a film and television producer.

Eli Noam is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Noam age 71 Eli M. Noam is a professor of Finance and Economics at the Columbia Business School. He has written over 400 articles and has authored, edited, and co-edited about 25 books. Noam is married to ...more

Eli Meltzer is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Meltzer age 38 Eli Meltzer, better known by his stage name Smoov-E, is an American musician. He is from Summertown, Tennessee but moved to Sebastopol, California at a young age.

Eli Zabar is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Eli
age 75

Eli Noyes is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Noyes age 71 Eli Noyes is an American animator who has created many animation and design for companies around the world. Eli brings a comedic flair to his productions, which include Monitor and Ace Award ...more

Eli Thayer is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Died at 80 (1819-1899) Eli Thayer was a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1857 to 1861. Thayer was born in Mendon, Massachusetts. He graduated from Worcester Academy in 1840, from Brown ...more