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Who Is The Most Famous Emily In The World?

Updated October 29, 2020 370 votes 42 voters 40.3k views79 items

List RulesVote up all of the Emilys you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Emily can you think of? The famous Emilys below have many different professions, including notable actors named Emily, famous authors named Emily, and even musicians named Emily.

Emily Blunt is certainly one of the most famous Emilys on this list. One of the movie stars named Emily, she won a Golden Globe Award for her breakthrough role in The Devil Wears Prada. Other famous actresses named Emily include Emily Hampshire of Schitt's Creek and Emily Bett Rickards of Arrow. 

Another of the famous people with the first name Emily is Emily Bronte. She is a member of the famous literary family the Brontes. She wrote the iconic novel Wuthering Heights in 1847. There are also big stars like model Emily Ratajkowski on the list. 

Did we forget one of your favorite famous women named Emily? Just add them to the list! Then, be sure to vote up your favorites to see if everyone agrees that they're the most famous Emily in the world. 

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    Emily Blunt

    1983-02-23
    Emily Olivia Leah Blunt (born 23 February 1983) is an English-American actress. She is the...  more

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    Emily Dickinson

    1830-12-10
    Emily Elizabeth Dickinson (December 10, 1830 – May 15, 1886) was an American poet. Dickinson...  more

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    Emily O'Hara Ratajkowski (, Polish: [ratajˈkɔfskʲi]; born June 7, 1991) is an American model...  more

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    Emily Brontë

    1818-07-30
    Emily Jane Brontë (, commonly ; 30 July 1818 – 19 December 1848) was an English novelist and...  more

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    Emily Deschanel

    1976-10-11
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    Emily VanCamp

    1986-05-12
    Emily Irene VanCamp (born May 12, 1986) is a Canadian actress known for her roles on The WB...  more

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    Emily Osment

    1992-03-10
    Emily Jordan Osment (born March 10, 1992) is an American actress, singer and songwriter. Born...  more

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    Emily Browning

    1988-12-07
    Emily Jane Browning (born 7 December 1988) is an Australian actress and singer. Browning made...  more
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    Emily Kinney

    1985-08-15
    Emily Rebecca Kinney is an American actress and recording artist. She is best known for her...  more

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    Emily Bett Rickards is a Canadian actress, best known for portraying Felicity Smoak in The CW...  more

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    Emily Davison

    1872-10-11
    Emily Wilding Davison (11 October 1872 – 8 June 1913) was an English suffragette who fought...  more
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    Emily Bergl

    1975-04-25
    Emily Bergl (born Anne Emily Bergl, 25 April 1975) is an English-American actress. She is best...  more
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    Emily Freeman

    1980-11-24
    Emily Kaye Freeman (born 24 November 1980) is a retired British athlete from West Yorkshire,...  more
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    Emily Hampshire

    1981-08-29
    Emily Hampshire is a Canadian actress. She is known for numerous film and television roles,...  more
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    Emily Meade

    1989-01-10
    Emily Meade is an American film and television actress. She appeared as a future version of...  more
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    Emily Arnold McCully (born July 1, 1939) is an American writer and illustrator who is best...  more
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    Emily Barclay

    1984-10-24
    Emily Barclay (born 24 October 1984 in Plymouth, UK) is an English-born, New Zealand AFI award...  more
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    Emily Booth

    1976-04-26
    Emily Katherine Booth (born 26 April 1976), also known by her stage name Emily "Bouff"...  more
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    Emily Brydon

    1980-04-21
    Emily Brydon (born April 21, 1980 in Fernie, British Columbia) is a Canadian former alpine...  more
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    Emily Carr

    1871-12-13
    Emily Carr (December 13, 1871 – March 2, 1945) was a Canadian artist and writer inspired by...  more
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    Emily Corrie

    1978-01-01
    Emily Corrie (born 1978) is a British former sailor and actress. She is known in the United...  more
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    Emily Robison

    1972-08-16
    Emily Burns Strayer (née Erwin, before Robison; born August 16, 1972) is an American...  more

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    Emily Greene Balch (January 8, 1867 – January 9, 1961) was an American economist, sociologist...  more
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    Emily Hagins

    1992-10-27
    Emily Hagins (born October 27, 1992) is a Los Angeles-based filmmaker....  more
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    Emily Haines

    1974-01-25
    Emily Savitri Haines (born January 25, 1974) is a Canadian singer and songwriter. She is the...  more

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