Ever wondered how many famous people named Ethel there are? This list of celebrities named Ethel includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Ethels on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Ethel, actors named Ethel, and even athletes named Ethel. Well-known Ethels like Ethel Merman, Ethel Barrymore, and Ethel Waters are just the start of this list.