Ever wondered how many famous people named Elijah there are? This list of celebrities named Elijah includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Elijahs 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 Elijah, actors named Elijah, and even athletes named Elijah. Well-known Elijahs like Elijah Wood, Elijah Burke, and Elijah McCoy are just the start of this list.
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Elijah Paine Dec. at 85 (1757-1842)
Elijah Paine was a United States Senator from Vermont, serving as a Federalist from 1795 to 1801, and thereafter a long-serving United States federal judge.
Elijah Taylor age 28
Elijah Taylor is a professional rugby league footballer who currently plays in the National Rugby League for the Penrith Panthers. Also a New Zealand national representative.
Elijah S. Grammer Dec. at 68 (1868-1936)
Elijah Sherman Grammer was a Republican Senator from Washington from 1932 to 1933. Grammer was a businessman and logger by profession.
Elijah Dukes age 34
Elijah David Dukes, Jr. is an American former professional baseball player. A right-handed outfielder, he played in Major League Baseball for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays and Washington Nationals.
Elijah Boardman Dec. at 63 (1760-1823)
Elijah Boardman was a senator from Connecticut. Born to a noted and politically connected Connecticut family, he served in the United States Army before becoming a noted merchant and ...more
Elijah Brigham Dec. at 65 (1751-1816)
Elijah Brigham was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts. Brigham was born in Westborough, Massachusetts, son of Colonel Levi Brigham and Susanna Brigham. He was a descendant of Thomas ...more
Elijah Lagat age 52
Elijah Kiptarbei Lagat was born and raised in Saniak Village in Nandi District. He was the winner of the 104th running of the Boston Marathon held in 2000. He won in the closest finish in the ...more
Elijah Babbitt Dec. at 92 (1795-1887)
Elijah Babbitt was a Republican United States Representative from Pennsylvania. Babbitt was born in Providence, Rhode Island. He moved with his parents to New York State in 1805. He received an ...more
Elijah Kellogg Dec. at 88 (1813-1901)
Elijah Kellogg, Jr. was an American Congregationalist minister, lecturer and author of popular boy's adventure books.
Elijah Kelley age 32
Elijah Kelley is an American actor, singer, and dancer. He appeared in films such as 28 Days, Take the Lead, and the musical film re-adaptation of Hairspray.
Elijah A. Morse Dec. at 57 (1841-1898)
Elijah Adams Morse was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts. Born in South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana, Morse moved to Massachusetts with his parents, who settled in Boston in 1852. He ...more
Elijah Abel Dec. at 77 (1808-1885)
Elijah Abel was the first black elder and seventy in the Latter Day Saint movement, and one of the few black members in the early history of the Latter Day Saint movement to receive the
Elijah Wald age 60
Elijah Wald is an American folk blues guitarist and music historian. He is a 2002 Grammy Award winner for his liner notes to The Arhoolie Records 40th Anniversary Box: "The Journey of Chris ...more