Who knew there were so many famous people named Ellis in the world? Our list of celebrities named Ellis includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Elliss below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Ellis, actors named Ellis, and much more. Ellis Burks, Ellis Valentine, and Ellis Kinder are only a few of the well-known people named Ellis on this list.
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Ellis Burks Age: 54
Birthplace: Vicksburg, Mississippi
Ellis Rena Burks (born September 11, 1964) is a former outfielder who played in Major League Baseball for 18 seasons. He batted and threw right-handed.
Ellis Louis Marsalis, Sr. Dec. at 96 (1908-2004)
Birthplace: Summit, Mississippi
Ellis Louis Marsalis, Sr. was a businessman, farmer and hotelier.
Ellis Amburn Age: 85
Ellis Edward Amburn (born August 2, 1933 in Jack County, Texas) was an American book editor and biographer.
Ellis Stanyon Dec. at 81 (1870-1951)
Birthplace: Husbands Bosworth, United Kingdom
William Ellis Stanyon (January 1870 – September 1951) was a professional magician and magic dealer in London.
Ellis Weiner is an author and humorist who has previously worked as an editor of National Lampoon and a columnist for Spy Magazine. His humor has also appeared in The New Yorker , Paris Review, ...more
Ellis St. Joseph Dec. at 82 (1911-1993)
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Ellis St. Joseph is a writer.
Ellis Parker Butler Dec. at 68 (1869-1937)
Birthplace: Muscatine, Iowa
Ellis Parker Butler (December 5, 1869 – September 13, 1937) was an American author. He was the author of more than 30 books and more than 2,000 stories and essays and is most famous for his ...more
Ellis W. Carter Dec. at 58 (1906-1964)
Birthplace: Ashland, Oregon
Ellis W. Carter was a cinematographer.