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Ever wondered how many famous people named Elias there are? This list of celebrities named Elias includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Elias' on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Elias, actors named Elias, and even athletes named Elias. Well-known Elias' like Elias Koteas, Elías Figueroa, and Elias Canetti are just the start of this list.

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Elias Koteas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Actor
Elias Koteas is a Canadian actor of film and television, best known for his roles in Fallen, The Killing, and as Casey Jones in the live-action first and third Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ...more

Elías Figueroa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Elías Ricardo Figueroa Brander is a former football player from Chile. He is considered the best Chilean footballer of all time, as well as one of the greatest defenders ever to play the ...more

Elias Canetti is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Writer
Elias Canetti was a German language author, born in Bulgaria, and later a British citizen. He was a modernist novelist, playwright, memoirist, and non-fiction writer. He won the Nobel Prize in ...more

Elias Ashmole is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Antiquarian, Politician, Chemist
Elias Ashmole was a celebrated English antiquary, politician, officer of arms, astrologer and student of alchemy. Ashmole supported the royalist side during the English Civil War, and at the ...more

Elias Viljanen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Elias 'E.Vil' Viljanen is a Finnish musician, known for being the guitarist for Sonata Arctica since 2007. Viljanen joined Sonata Arctica in spring 2007 in order to replace Jani Liimatainen, who ...more

Elias Howe is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Inventor
Elias Howe, Jr. was an American inventor and sewing machine pioneer.

Elias James Corey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Chemist
Elias James "E.J." Corey is an American organic chemist. In 1990, he won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry "for his development of the theory and methodology of organic ...more

Elias Boudinot is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Politician
Elias Boudinot was a lawyer and statesman from Elizabeth, New Jersey who was a delegate to the Continental Congress and served as President of Congress from 1782 to 1783. He was elected as a ...more

Elias Xitavhudzi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Elias Xitavhudzi was a serial killer who murdered 16 men and women in Atteridgeville, South Africa in the 1950s. Targeting only white males and females in a strictly-segregated community, his ...more

Elias Lönnrot is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Philologist, Scientist, Botanist
Elias Lönnrot was a Finnish physician, philologist and collector of traditional Finnish oral poetry. He is best known for compiling Kalevala, the national epic of Finland, from national ...more

Elias Salupeto Pena is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Politician
Elias Salupeto Pena served as the representative of UNITA, an anti-Communist rebel group that fought against the MPLA in the Angolan Civil War, to the Joint Military and Political Commission. ...more

Elias Disney is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Businessperson, Carpenter, Farmer
Elias Charles Disney was the father of Roy Disney and Walt Disney. His death at age 82, occurred when Walt was age 39.

Elias Abu Shabaki is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Elias Abu Shabaki
Elias Abu Shabaki was a Lebanese writer, poet, editor, translator and literary critic, he was one of the founders of the literary League of Ten and is considered as one of the leading figures of ...more

Elias Parish Alvars is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Elias Parish Alvars
Elias Parish Alvars, also known by the nom de plume Albert Alvars, was an English harpist and composer.

Elias Katz is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Elias Katz was a Finnish track and field athlete, who competed mainly in the 3000 metres steeplechase. Born in Turku, Katz was Jewish. He competed for Finland in the 1924 Summer Olympics held in ...more

Elias Davis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Television producer, Screenwriter
Elias Davis is a TV producer and screenwriter.

Elias Abuelazam is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Elias Abuelazam is an Israeli-Arab convicted murderer, and suspect of racial serial killing and multiple stabbings. He is suspected in a string of 18 stabbing attacks in the spring and summer of ...more

Elias Breeskin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Conductor, Film Score Composer, Composer
Elias Breeskin was a violinist, composer and conductor. Elias was born sometime in 1896 in Yekaterinoslav, a small village in the Yekaterinoslav Governorate of the Russian Empire, now part of ...more

Elias Loomis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Science writer
Elias Loomis was an American mathematician.

Elías Querejeta is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Soccer Player, Film Producer, Screenwriter
Elías Querejeta; was a Spanish screenwriter and film producer. He is the father of Gracia Querejeta.

Elias M. Stein is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Mathematician
Elias Menachem Stein is a mathematician and a leading figure in the field of harmonic analysis. He is a professor emeritus of Mathematics at Princeton University.

Elías Larry Ayuso is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Basketball player
Elías "Larry" Ayuso is a Puerto Rican-American professional basketball player. Ayuso has played in the NCAA and the Baloncesto Superior Nacional with the Capitanes de Arecibo, ...more

Elias Hrawi is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Lawyer
Elias Hrawi was a President of Lebanon, whose term of office ran from 1989 to 1998.

Elias Toufexis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Actor, Voice acting
Elias Toufexis is a Canadian theater, voice-over, motion capture and television and film actor. Toufexis is best known for his appearances on the TV series Smallville and Supernatural and for ...more

Elias Zerhouni is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Elias
Professor, Physician
Elias A. Zerhouni is an Algerian-born American radiologist and medical researcher. He was the 15th director of the National Institutes of Health, appointed by George W. Bush in May 2002. He ...more