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If your name is Ella, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Ella, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Ella can you think of? The famous Ellas below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Ella, athletes named Ella, and even political figures named Ella. The music industry is no stranger to the name Ella, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Ella are worth mentioning? This list includes Ella Fitzgerald, Ella Cruz, Ella Baker and Ella Henderson. To read more about these notable people named Ella, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.

Ella Fitzgerald is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Actor, Singer Ella Jane Fitzgerald was an American jazz singer often referred to as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz, and Lady Ella. She was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and ...more

Ella Cruz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Child Actor, Actor, Presenter Gabriela Annjane "Ella" Umali Cruz, is a Filipina actress, model, product endorser, host, commercial model and dancer. She become more popular in the country from her under ABS-CBN's ...more

Ella Baker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Josephine Baker was an African-American civil rights and human rights activist. She was a largely behind-the-scenes organizer whose career spanned over five decades. She worked alongside ...more

Ella Henderson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Gabriella Michelle "Ella" Henderson is a British singer-songwriter. She starred on the ninth series of The X Factor in 2012 and got into the final 12 finishing in sixth place, despite ...more

Ella Raines is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Actor Ella Wallace Raines was an American film and television actress.

Ella Thomas is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Actor Ella A. Thomas is an Eritrean-American actress, model and producer.

Ella Joyce is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Acting Coach, Actor, Writer Ella Joyce is an American actress.

Ella Purnell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Model, Actor Ella Purnell is an English teen actress, most notable for her roles in Never Let Me Go and Maleficent.

Ella Reeve Bloor is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Reeve Bloor Ella Reeve "Mother" Bloor was an American labor organizer and long-time activist in the socialist and communist movements. Bloor is best remembered as one of the top-ranking female ...more

Ella Mae Morse is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Singer Ella Mae Morse was an American popular singer.

Ella Shields is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Shields Singer Ella Shields was a music hall singer and male-impersonator. Her famous signature song, Burlington Bertie from Bow, a parody of Vesta Tilley's Burlington Bertie. written by her manager and first ...more

Ella Waldek is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Wrestler Elsie Schevchenko better known as Ella Waldek, was a former American professional wrestler. She was one of the subjects of the 2005 documentary film Lipstick & Dynamite: The First Ladies of

Ella Guevara is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Actor Ella Guevara is a Filipina child actress. She rose to fame through her appearance on a talent search on television called StarStruck Kids that aired on the Filipino television channel GMA 7. ...more

Ella Maillart is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Sailor Ella Maillart was a French-speaking Swiss adventurer, travel writer and photographer, as well as a sportswoman.

Ella Wahlestedt is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Wahlestedt Actor Ella Wahlestedt is an actress.

Ella Gjømle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Cross-country skier Ella Gjømle is a cross country skier from Stathelle, Bamble, Norway. She competes for Lyn ski club, Oslo.

Ella Scott Lynch is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Actor Ella Scott Lynch is an Australian actress. Her highest profile role is Claire Anderson in the medical drama series All Saints.

Ella Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Songwriter, Singer Ella Jenkins is an American folk singer and actress. Dubbed “The First Lady of the Children’s Folk Song” by the Wisconsin State Journal, Jenkins has been a leading performer of children's music ...more

Ella T. Grasso is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Politician Ella T. Grasso was an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who served as the 83rd Governor of Connecticut from 1975 to 1980. She was the first woman elected to this office and ...more

Ella Rae Peck is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Actor Ella Rae Peck is an American actress. She portrayed the roles of Lola Rhodes in The CW series Gossip Girl and Mia Bowers in the NBC series Deception.

Ella Cara Deloria is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Anthropologist, Ethnography, Writer Ella Cara Deloria, also called Aŋpétu Wašté Wiŋ, was an educator, anthropologist, ethnographer, linguist, and novelist of European American and Dakota ancestry. She recorded Sioux ...more

Ella Smith is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Musician, Actor, Singer Ella Smith is a UK-born English actress. She trained at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art and is a former member of the National Youth Theatre. She attended junior Guildhall School of ...more

Ella Lemhagen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Screenwriter, Film Director Ella Lemhagen is a film director and screenwriter.

Ella Bully-Cummings is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Police officer Ella M. Bully-Cummings was the chief of police of the City of Detroit from 2003 to 2008.

Ella Koon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Model, Actor, Singer Ella Koon Yun-na is an ethnic Chinese Cantopop singer, actress and model based in Hong Kong.

Ella Logan is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Actor, Singer Ella Logan was a Scottish-born actress and singer, who appeared on Broadway, recorded and had a nightclub career in the United States and internationally.

Ella Koblo Gulama is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Politician Ella Koblo Gulama was a Sierra Leonean paramount chief and politician. In 1957, she became the first elected female Member of Parliament in Sierra Leone and all of Sub-Saharan Africa. She was ...more

Ella Hall is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Hall Actor Ella Hall was an American actress of the silent era. She appeared in 94 films between 1912 and 1933. She was the mother of B-movie actress Ellen Hall. She was born Ella August Hall in New York, ...more

Ella Johnson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Singer Ella Johnson was an American jazz and rhythm and blues vocalist. Born Ella Mae Jackson in Darlington, South Carolina, United States, she joined her brother Buddy Johnson in New York as a ...more

Ella Jones is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Actor Ella Jones is a British actress. After a few small roles, she became a household name when she was cast as Sam in The Queen's Nose, following the departure of Victoria Shalet from the programme. ...more

Ella Gunson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Gunson Field Hockey player Ella Gunson is a New Zealander field hockey player.

Ella Young is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Young Poet, Folklorist, Writer Ella Young was an Irish poet and Celtic mythologist active in the Gaelic and Celtic Revival literary movement of the late 19th and early 20th century. Born in Ireland, Young was an author of ...more

Ella Brennan is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Brennan Restaurateur Ella Brennan is a restaurateur and part of a family of restaurateur's specializing in haute Louisiana Creole cuisine in New Orleans, Louisiana. In 2002 she received a Lifetime Achievement Award ...more

Ella Chen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Chen Actor, Singer, Presenter Chen Chia-Hwa, mononymouly credited as Ella, is a Taiwanese singer, actress, and TV host. She is the oldest member of Taiwanese girl group S.H.E. Her name 'Ella', which means courage, was given ...more

Ella Sophonisba Hergesheimer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Sophonisba Hergesheimer Ella Sophonisba Hergesheimer was an American illustrator, painter, and printmaker known for her portrayals of Tennessee society women and their children. As a printmaker, she pioneered the ...more

Ella Atherton is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Actor Ella Atherton is an actress.

Ella Cora Hind is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Cora Hind Journalist Ella Cora Hind was Western Canada's first female journalist and a women's rights activist. On September 18 in 1861, a woman by the name of Ella Cora Hind was born in Toronto. Ella Hind is the ...more

Ella Vogelaar is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Politician Drs. Catharina Pieternella Vogelaar was minister of Integration and Housing in the Fourth cabinet Balkenende for the PvdA from 22 February 2007 to 13 November 2008. Previously she was vice-chair ...more

Ella Gaines Yates is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Librarian Ella Gaines Yates is recognized in the library world as being the first African-American director of the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System in Georgia. Ella Gaines Yates was born into a well ...more

Ella van Heemstra is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella van Heemstra Socialite, Actor Ella van Heemstra was an actress.

Ella Wilks is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Wilks is a New Zealander actress who is best known from her role as Danni in the sci-fi TV series The Tribe, in addition to that she appeared on an episode of The Strip and was in many ...more

Ella Leffland is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Leffland Novelist Ella Leffland is an American novelist and short story writer. Highly regarded by other writers, her novels demonstrate stunning mastery of the techniques of realistic fiction; but Leffland uses ...more

Ella Hiller is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Hiller Child Actor Ella Hiller is a child actress.

Ella O'Neill is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Writer, Playwright Ella O'Neill was the mother of playwright Eugene O'Neill and wife of actor James O'Neill.

Ella Suitiala is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Suitiala Snowboarder, Athlete

Ella is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Entrepreneur, Singer Norzila binti Haji Aminuddin, better known as Ella, is a popular Malaysian rock musician. She is considered a Ratu Rock, an aptly title for being the most well known female rock star since the ...more

Ella Drauglis is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Singer-songwriter Ella Guru is an American painter and musician living in London, United Kingdom. She was a member of Mambo Taxi and the Voodoo Queens. In 1999, she became one of the founding members of the ...more

Ella Kovacs is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Kovacs is a retired Romanian middle distance runner of Hungarian descent. In 1985 she won the European Indoor Championships, and ran 800 metres in 1:55.68 in June. She would achieve ...more

Ella Schuler is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Ella Schuler Homemaker Ella Frieda Schuler was an American supercentenarian who at the age of 113 years, 244 days was the oldest living person in the state of Kansas. Schuler at the time of her death was the 7th ...more

Ella Kenion is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Ella
Actor Ella Kenion is an English comedy actress, known for her versatility in shows such as The Catherine Tate Show, Five's sketch show, Swinging and most recently in BBC4's Fear of Fanny. She's ...more