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Famous People Named Elizabeth  

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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.
Elizabeth Banks is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 41
Elizabeth Irene Banks (born February 10, 1974) is an American actress, director, and producer. Banks made her film debut in the low-budget independent film Surrender Dorothy (1998), and is known ...more
Elizabeth Hurley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 53
Elizabeth Jane "Liz" Hurley is an English actress and model. She has been associated with the cosmetics company Estée Lauder since the company gave Hurley her first modelling ...more
Elizabeth Olsen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 26
Elizabeth Marie Olsen (born February 16, 1989) is an American actress. She is Related to twin actresses Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen and Trent Olsen. Elizabeth was born in Sherman Oaks, California ...more
Elizabeth Berkley is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 46
Elizabeth Berkley Lauren is an American television, film and theatre actress. Berkley's most notable roles were in the television series Saved by the Bell, as the brainy Jessie Spano, and the ...more
Elizabeth II is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 92
Elizabeth II is the Queen of 16 of the 53 member states in the Commonwealth of Nations. She is Head of the Commonwealth and Supreme Governor of the Church of England. Upon her accession on 6 ...more
Elizabeth Gillies is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 25
Elizabeth Egan "Liz" Gillies is an American actress and singer. She is best known for playing the role of Jade West on Victorious. She made her Broadway debut at age 15 in the musical ...more
Liz Phair is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 51
Elizabeth Clark "Liz" Phair is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. She began her career in the early 1990s by self-releasing audio cassettes under the name Girly Sound, before ...more
Elizabeth Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
Dec. at 62 (1933-1995)
Elizabeth Victoria Montgomery was an American film and television actress whose career spanned five decades. She is best remembered as the star of the TV series Bewitched. The daughter of Robert ...more
Elizabeth Warren is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 69
Elizabeth Ann Warren is an American academic and politician who is the senior United States Senator from Massachusetts and a member of the Democratic Party. She was previously a Harvard Law ...more
Elizabeth I of England is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
Dec. at 70 (1533-1603)
Elizabeth I was Queen of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her passing. Sometimes called The Virgin Queen, Gloriana or Good Queen Bess, the childless Elizabeth was the fifth and ...more
Elizabeth Perkins is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 58
Elizabeth Ann Perkins is an American actress. Her film roles have included Big, The Flintstones, Miracle on 34th Street, About Last Night..., and Avalon. She is known for her role as Celia Hodes ...more
Elizabeth Gutiérrez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 39
Elizabeth Gutiérrez is an American actress and model of Mexican descent. She is best known for playing the leading roles in the telenovelas El Rostro de Analía and El Rostro de la
Elizabeth Báthory is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
Dec. at 54 (1560-1614)
Countess Elizabeth Báthory de Ecsed was a countess from the renowned Báthory family of nobility in the Kingdom of Hungary known for being a serial killer. She has been labelled by ...more
Elizabeth McGovern is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 57
Elizabeth Lee McGovern is an American film, television, and theater actress, and musician. McGovern received an Academy Award nomination for her role as Evelyn Nesbit in the 1981 film Ragtime. ...more
Elizabeth Bishop is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
Dec. at 68 (1911-1979)
Elizabeth Bishop was an American poet and short-story writer. She was the Poet Laureate of the United States from 1949 to 1950, the Pulitzer Prize winner for Poetry in 1956, the National Book ...more
Elizabeth Cady Stanton is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
Dec. at 87 (1815-1902)
Elizabeth Cady Stanton was an American suffragist, social activist, abolitionist, and leading figure of the early women's rights movement. Her Declaration of Sentiments, presented at the Seneca ...more
Elizabeth Henstridge is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 31
Elizabeth Frances Henstridge is an English actress. She has starred in the ABC television series Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. since it debuted in 2013.
Liz Smith is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 97
Betty Gleadle, MBE, known by the stage name Liz Smith, is a retired English character actress, best known for her roles as Annie Brandon in I Didn't Know You Cared, Bette and Aunt Belle in ...more
Elizabeth Reaser is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 43
Elizabeth Ann Reaser is an American film, television, and stage actress. Her work includes the films Stay, The Family Stone, Sweet Land, Against the Current, The Twilight Saga, Young Adult, and ...more
Liz Vassey is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 46
Liz Vassey is an actress.
Elizabeth Gaskell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
Dec. at 55 (1810-1865)
Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell, née Stevenson, often referred to simply as Mrs Gaskell, was a British novelist and short story writer during the Victorian era. Her novels offer a detailed ...more
Elizabeth Dole is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
age 82
Mary Elizabeth Alexander Hanford "Liddy" Dole is an American politician who served in both the Ronald Reagan and George H. W. Bush presidential administrations, as well as a United ...more
Elizabeth Blackwell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
Dec. at 89 (1821-1910)
Elizabeth Blackwell was the first woman to receive a medical degree in the United States, as well as the first woman on the UK Medical Register. She was the first woman to graduate from medical ...more
Elizabeth Barrett Browning is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
Dec. at 55 (1806-1861)
Elizabeth Barrett Browning was one of the most prominent English poets of the Victorian era. Her poetry was widely popular in both Britain and the United States during her lifetime. Born in ...more
Elizabeth Peña is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Elizabeth
Dec. at 55 (1959-2014)
Elizabeth Peña was an American actress and director.