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Famous People Named Emily 

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

Which famous people named Emily are worth mentioning? This list includes Emily Blunt, Emily VanCamp, Emily Deschanel and Emily Ratajkowski. To read more about these notable people named Emily, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
Emily Blunt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 35

Birthplace: Roehampton, London, United Kingdom

Emily Olivia Leah Blunt (born 23 February 1983) is an English-American actress. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award, and ...more

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Emily VanCamp is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 32

Birthplace: Port Perry, Canada

Emily Irene VanCamp (born May 12, 1986) is a Canadian actress known for her roles on The WB television series Everwood, the ABC dramas Brothers & Sisters and Revenge, and as Sharon Carter / ...more

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Emily Deschanel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 42

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Emily Erin Deschanel (; born October 11, 1976) is an American actress, director and producer. She is best known for her role as Dr. Temperance "Bones" Brennan in the FOX series Bones.

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Emily Ratajkowski is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 27

Birthplace: Westminster, London, United Kingdom

Emily O'Hara Ratajkowski (, Polish: [ratajˈkɔfskʲi]; born June 7, 1991) is an American model and actress born in London, and raised mainly in San Diego, California. She rose to prominence in ...more

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Emily Osment is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 26

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Emily Jordan Osment (born March 10, 1992) is an American actress, singer and songwriter. Born and raised in Los Angeles, Osment began her career as a child actress, appearing in numerous ...more

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Emily Browning is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 27

Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

Emily Jane Browning (born 7 December 1988) is an Australian actress and singer. Browning made her film debut in the Australian television film The Echo of Thunder; subsequently, she played roles ...more

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Emily DiDonato is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 27

Birthplace: New York

Emily DiDonato (born February 24, 1991) is an American model.
Emily Mortimer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 47

Birthplace: Finsbury Park, London, United Kingdom

Emily Kathleen Anne Mortimer (born 1 December 1971) is an English actress and screenwriter. She began acting in stage productions and has since appeared in several film and television roles. In ...more

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Emily Procter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 50

Birthplace: Raleigh, USA, North Carolina

Emily Mallory Procter (born October 8, 1968) is an American actress. She played Ainsley Hayes in the NBC political drama The West Wing (2000–02, 2006) and Det. Calleigh Duquesne in the CBS ...more

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Emily Dickinson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Emily
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Birthplace: Amherst, Massachusetts

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson (December 10, 1830 – May 15, 1886) was an American poet. Dickinson was born in Amherst, Massachusetts, into a prominent family with strong ties to its community. After ...more

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Emily Bett Rickards is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 27

Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada

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

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Emily Rose is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 38

Birthplace: Renton, Washington, United States of America

Emily Rose (born February 2, 1981) is an American actress. She is best known for her role in the critically acclaimed Uncharted video game series as Elena Fisher and for her lead role as Audrey ...more
Emily Kinney is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 33

Birthplace: Wayne, Nebraska, United States of America

Emily Rebecca Kinney is an American actress and recording artist. She is best known for her role as Beth Greene in the AMC television series The Walking Dead and for playing Emily on The Big C.

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Emily Watson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 52

Birthplace: Islington, London, United Kingdom

Emily Margaret Watson (born 14 January 1967) is an English actress. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for her debut film role as Bess McNeil in Lars von Trier's Breaking ...more

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Emily Brontë is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Emily
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Birthplace: Thornton, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Emily Jane Brontë (, commonly ; 30 July 1818 – 19 December 1848) was an English novelist and poet who is best known for her only novel, Wuthering Heights, now considered a classic of ...more

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Emily Haines is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 45

Birthplace: New Delhi, India

Emily Savitri Haines (born January 25, 1974) is a Canadian singer and songwriter. She is the lead singer, keyboardist and songwriter of the rock band Metric and a member of Broken Social Scene. ...more

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Emily Maynard is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 33

Birthplace: Morgantown, West Virginia, United States of America

Emily Maynard is a Children's Hospital Event Planner.

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Emily Atack is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 29

Birthplace: Luton, United Kingdom

Emily Jane Atack (born 18 December 1989) is an English actress. She is best known for her role as Charlotte Hinchcliffe on the E4 comedy series The Inbetweeners. She appeared as a contestant in ...more
Emily Symons is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 49

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Emily Symons (born 10 August 1969) is an Australian-born actress, active on both Australian and British television. She is known for playing conniving Anne Costello in the short-lived soap opera ...more
Emily Rios is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 26

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Emily Clara Rios (born April 27, 1989) is an American actress and model. She is best known for her role as Andrea Cantillo on the AMC series Breaking Bad. In 2013 she began portraying newspaper ...more

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Emily Kuchar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Emily Button is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Emily Button is an actress.
Emily Snider is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Emily Schulman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 41

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Emily Hope Schulman (born August 17, 1977) is a former child actress and commercial agent, and current acting instructor. She is best known for her role as next-door neighbor Harriet Brindle on ...more
Emily Meade is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Emily
Age: 30

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Emily Meade is an American film and television actress. She appeared as a future version of the character Ella Blake in the science fiction series Fringe third season finale. In 1997, at the age ...more