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Famous People Named Eli 

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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: 38

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Elisha Nelson Manning IV (born January 3, 1981) is an American football quarterback for the New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at the University of ...more

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Eli Wallach is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Dec. at 99 (1915-2014)

Birthplace: Red Hook, New York City, New York, United States of America

Eli Herschel Wallach (; December 7, 1915 – June 24, 2014) was an American film, television and stage actor whose career spanned more than six decades, beginning in the late 1940s. Trained in ...more

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Eli Roth is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Age: 46

Birthplace: Newton, Massachusetts, United States of America

Eli Raphael Roth (born April 18, 1972) is an American film director, producer, writer, and actor. As a director and producer, he is most closely associated with the horror genre, first coming to ...more

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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
Dec. at 60 (1765-1825)

Birthplace: Westborough, Massachusetts

Eli Whitney (December 8, 1765 – January 8, 1825) 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 ...more
Eli Broad is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Age: 85

Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan

Eli Broad (; born June 6, 1933) is an American entrepreneur and philanthropist. He is the only individual to have created two Fortune 500 companies in different industries (KB Home and ...more
Eli Marienthal is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Age: 32

Birthplace: USA, California, Santa Monica

Eli David Marienthal (born March 6, 1986) is an American actor.
Eli Whitney Blake is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Dec. at 91 (1795-1886)

Birthplace: Westborough, Massachusetts

Eli Whitney Blake, Sr. (January 27, 1795 – August 18, 1886) was an American inventor, best known for his mortise lock and stone-crushing machine, the latter of which earned him a place into the ...more
Eli Landa is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Age: 34

Birthplace: Sandnes, Norway

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: 84

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois

Eli Grba (August 9, 1934 – January 14, 2019) was an American professional baseball pitcher in Major League Baseball (MLB). He pitched for the New York Yankees in 1959 and 1960 and for the Los ...more
Eli Boggs is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Boggs (fl. mid 19th century) 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 ...more
Eli Lilly is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Dec. at 60 (1838-1898)

Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland

Eli Lilly (July 8, 1838 – June 6, 1898) was an American soldier, pharmacist, chemist, and businessman who founded the Eli Lilly and Company pharmaceutical corporation. Lilly enlisted in the ...more
Eli Bremer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Bremer Age: 40

Birthplace: Hancock, New Hampshire

Eli Bremer (born May 31, 1978) 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 ...more
Eli Gold is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Eli Gold Age: 65

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Eli Gold (born December 15, 1953) 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 ...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
Dec. at 69 (1879-1948)

Birthplace: Pickering, Canada

Eli Franklin Burton, (February 14, 1879 – July 6, 1948) was a Canadian physicist. Burton was born in Green River, township of Pickering, Ontario, Canada. He graduated from the University of ...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: 70

Birthplace: Israel

Eli Danker (Hebrew: אלי דנקר‎; born 12 October 1948) 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
Dec. at 64 (1905-1969)

Birthplace: Paris, France

Eli Lotar (born Eliazar Lotar Teodorescu; January 30, 1905 – May 10, 1969) was a French photographer and cinematographer.Lotar was born in Paris, the son of Tudor Arghezi, a Romanian poet, and ...more
Eli Degibri is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Age: 40

Birthplace: Israel

Eli Degibri is an Israeli jazz saxophonist, composer and arranger.
Eli Gabay is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Eli

Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Eli Gabay (also credited as Eli Gabe born June 1st, 1959) is a Canadian actor and voice actor. He is known for voicing Quetzal, the teacher at School in the Sky, as well as voicing Max and ...more
Eli Mintz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Dec. at 84 (1904-1988)

Birthplace: Lviv, Ukraine

Eli Mintz (born Edward Satz, 1 August 1904 – 8 June 1988) was an American actor of Polish Jewish descent.
Eli Mattson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Age: 37

Birthplace: Duluth, Minnesota, United States of America

Eli James Mattson (born November 4, 1981) 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, ...more
Eli Biham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Eli

Birthplace: Israel

Eli Biham (Hebrew: אלי ביהם‎) is an Israeli cryptographer and cryptanalyst, currently a professor at the Technion Israeli Institute of Technology Computer Science department. Starting from ...more
Eli M. Saulsbury is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Eli
Dec. at 76 (1817-1893)

Birthplace: Delaware, United States of America

Eli May Saulsbury (December 29, 1817 – March 22, 1893) was an American lawyer and politician from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party, who served in the ...more