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Who Is The Most Famous Elizabeth In The World?

Updated November 4, 2020 725 votes 31 voters 28.6k 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!

  • 1
    Elizabeth II

    Elizabeth II


    BirthplaceMayfair, London, London, England

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

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    Elisabeth Moss

    Elisabeth Moss


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, USA, California

    Elisabeth Singleton Moss (born July 24, 1982) is an American actor and producer. She has... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    Elizabeth Taylor

    BirthplaceHampstead Garden Suburb, United Kingdom

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

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  • 4
    Elizabeth Warren

    BirthplaceOklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States of America

    Elizabeth Ann Warren (née Herring; born June 22, 1949) is an American politician and former... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Elizabeth Olsen

    Elizabeth Olsen


    BirthplaceSherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

    Elizabeth Marie Olsen (born February 16, 1989) is an American actress. She is Related to twin... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Elizabeth Banks

    Elizabeth Banks


    BirthplacePittsfield, Massachusetts, USA

    Elizabeth Banks (born February 10, 1974) is an American actress, director, writer, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Elizabeth Hurley

    BirthplaceBasingstoke, United Kingdom

    Elizabeth Jane Hurley (born 10 June 1965), more generally known as Liz Hurley, is an English... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Elizabeth Perkins

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

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

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  • 9
    Elizabeth Gillies

    BirthplaceHaworth, New Jersey, United States of America

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

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  • 10
    Elizabeth Berkley

    BirthplaceFarmington Hills, Michigan, USA

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

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  • 11
    Elizabeth Montgomery

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

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

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  • 12
    Liz Phair

    Liz Phair


    BirthplaceNew Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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

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  • 13
    Lana Del Rey

    Lana Del Rey


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Elizabeth Woolridge Grant, known by her stage name Lana Del Rey, is an American... more on Wikipedia

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  • 14
    Elizabeth I of England

    BirthplacePalace of Placentia, London, United Kingdom

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

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  • 15
    Elizabeth McGovern

    BirthplaceUSA, Evanston, Illinois

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

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    Elizabeth Mitchell

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

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

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  • 17
    Elizabeth Cady Stanton

    Elizabeth Cady Stanton


    BirthplaceJohnstown, New York

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


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  • 18
    Elizabeth Gutiérrez

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

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

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  • 19
    Elisabeth Shue

    Elisabeth Shue


    BirthplaceWilmington, Delaware, United States of America

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

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  • 20
    Elizabeth Reaser

    BirthplaceBloomfield Township, Michigan, United States of America

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

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  • 21
    Elizabeth Henstridge

    BirthplaceSheffield, United Kingdom

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

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  • 22
    Elizabeth Báthory

    BirthplaceNyírbátor, Hungary

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

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  • 23
    Elizabeth Bishop

    BirthplaceWorcester, Massachusetts

    Elizabeth Bishop (February 8, 1911 – October 6, 1979) was an American poet and short-story... more on Wikipedia

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    Elizabeth Blackwell

    BirthplaceBristol, United Kingdom

    Elizabeth Blackwell (February 3, 1821 – May 31, 1910) was a British physician, notable as the... more on Wikipedia

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    Elizabeth Barrett Browning

    BirthplaceKelloe, United Kingdom

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

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