List of famous people named Elizabeth, along with photos. How many celebrities named Liz can you think of? The famous Elizabeths below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Elizabeth, athletes named Liz, and even political figures named Elizabeth. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Elizabeth? Add them to the list.
Elizabeth Taylor was certainly a classic actress to be reckoned with. She was known for being bold, sexy, and a spitfire with her roles. She played many lead roles in Tennessee Williams' adapted films, Cleopatra, and, most famously, was in the film Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf. She was a fashion icon and and a Hollywood starlet still today. Elizabeth Banks is a more modern actress. She's starred in such classics as Wet, Hot, American Summer, Zach and Miri Make a Porno, and the Hunger Games trilogy. Her directorial debut with Pitch Perfect 2 made about $69 million at the box office opening weekend, which is a record for a first time director.And, of course, Queen Elizabeth II is on this list. She is the oldest living monarch to date. She has also been known for wearing intereting, funny hats. God save the Queen.
Birthplace: Palace of Placentia, London, United Kingdom
Birthplace: Johnstown, New York
Birthplace: Sheffield, United Kingdom