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Who Is The Most Famous Elizabeth In The World?

Updated November 4, 2020 825 votes 66 voters 32.4k views87 items

List RulesVote up all of the Elizabeths you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Elizabeth can you think of? The famous Elizabeths below have many different professions, including notable actors named Elizabeth, famous musicians named Liz, and even politicians named Elizabeth.

Elizabeth Taylor is certainly one of the most famous Elizabeths on this list. One of the famous actresses named Elizabeth, she made her film debut in 1942's There's One Born Every Minute. She went on to appear in such films as Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Cleopatra, and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?. Elizabeth Banks, Elizabeth Gillies, Elizabeth McGovern, and Elizabeth Reaser are also famous actresses named Elizabeth. 

Another of the famous people with the first name Elizabeth is Liz Phair. She released her debut album, Exile in Guyville, in 1993. “Why Can't I?” and “Never Said” are among her biggest hits.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Elizabeth or Liz? Just add them to the list!

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    Elizabeth II

    1926-04-21
    Elizabeth II (born 21 April 1926) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth...  more

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    Elizabeth Olsen

    1989-02-16
    Elizabeth Marie Olsen (born February 16, 1989) is an American actress. She is Related to twin...  more

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    Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor (February 27, 1932 – March 23, 2011) was a British-American...  more

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    Elisabeth Moss

    1982-07-24
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    Elizabeth Ann Warren (née Herring; born June 22, 1949) is an American politician and former...  more

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    Elizabeth Banks

    1974-02-10
    Elizabeth Banks (born February 10, 1974) is an American actress, director, writer, and...  more

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    Elizabeth Jane Hurley (born 10 June 1965), more generally known as Liz Hurley, is an English...  more

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    Lana Del Rey

    1985-06-21
    Elizabeth Woolridge Grant (born June 21, 1985), known by her stage name Lana Del Rey, is an...  more

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    Elizabeth Egan Gillies (born July 26, 1993) is an American actress and singer. Her first...  more

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    Elizabeth Berkley (born July 28, 1972) is an American actress and reality show personality....  more

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    Elizabeth I (7 September 1533 – 24 March 1603) was Queen of England and Ireland from 17...  more

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    Elizabeth Ann Perkins (born November 18, 1960) is an American actress. Her film roles have...  more

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    Elizabeth Ann Reaser (born July 2, 1975) is an American film, television, and stage actress....  more

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    Elizabeth Victoria Montgomery (April 15, 1933 – May 18, 1995) was an American film, stage, and...  more

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    Liz Phair

    1967-04-17
    Elizabeth Clark Phair (born April 17, 1967) is an American singer, songwriter, guitarist,...  more

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    Elizabeth Lee McGovern (born July 18, 1961) is an American film, television, and theater...  more

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    Elizabeth Mitchell (born March 27, 1970) is an American actress. She is known for her lead...  more
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    Elisabeth Shue

    1963-10-06
    Elisabeth Judson Shue (born October 6, 1963) is an American actress, best known for her...  more

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    Elizabeth Debicki (born August 24, 1990) is an Australian actress. After making her feature...  more

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    Elizabeth Frances Henstridge is an English actress. She has starred in the ABC television...  more

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    Elizabeth Barrett Browning (née Moulton-Barrett, ; 6 March 1806 – 29 June 1861) was an English...  more

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    Countess Elizabeth Báthory de Ecsed (Hungarian: Báthory Erzsébet, (IPA [ˈbaːtori ˈɛrʒeːbɛt]) ...  more

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    Elizabeth Cady Stanton

    1815-11-12
    Elizabeth Cady Stanton (November 12, 1815 – October 26, 1902) was an American suffragist,...  more

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    Elizabeth Gutiérrez Nevárez (born April 1, 1979) is an American actress and model of Mexican...  more
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    Liz Smith

    1921-12-11
    Betty Gleadle (11 December 1921 – 24 December 2016), known by the stage name Liz Smith, was...  more