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
Ellis Rena Burks is a former outfielder and designated hitter who played in Major League Baseball for 18 seasons. He batted and threw right-handed.
Ellis Louis Marsalis, Sr. Dec. at 96 (1908-2004)
Ellis Louis Marsalis, Sr. was a businessman, farmer and hotelier.
Ellis Amburn age 85
Ellis Edward Amburn is an American book editor and biographer.
Ellis Stanyon Dec. at 81 (1870-1951)
William Ellis Stanyon 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 Arnall Dec. at 85 (1907-1992)
Ellis Gibbs Arnall was an American politician, a liberal Democrat who served as the 69th Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1943 to 1947.
Ellis St. Joseph Dec. at 82 (1911-1993)
Ellis St. Joseph is a writer.
Ellis E. Williams age 67
Ellis E. Williams is an American film and television actor/comedian who is better known for playing "Henry Hugley" on the sitcom, The Hughleys.
Ellis Parker Butler Dec. at 68 (1869-1937)
Ellis Parker Butler 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 short story "Pigs Is Pigs", in ...more
Ellis W. Carter Dec. at 58 (1906-1964)
Ellis W. Carter was a cinematographer.