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Famous People Named Evelyn

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

Which famous people named Evelyn are worth mentioning? This list includes Evelyn Waugh, Evelyn Nesbit, Evelyn Robert de Rothschild and Evelyn Keyes. To read more about these notable people named Evelyn, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
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  • Evelyn Waugh is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Waugh

    Dec. at 63 (1903-1966)

    BirthplaceHampstead, London, United Kingdom

    Arthur Evelyn St. John Waugh (; 28 October 1903 – 10 April 1966) was an English writer of... more on Wikipedia

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  • Evelyn Nesbit is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Nesbit

    Dec. at 83 (1884-1967)

    BirthplaceTarentum, Pennsylvania

    Evelyn Nesbit (born Florence Mary Nesbit; December 25, 1884 or 1885 – January 17, 1967) was an... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Robert de Rothschild is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn
    Sir Evelyn Robert Adrian de Rothschild (born 29 August 1931) is a British financier and a... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Keyes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Keyes

    Dec. at 92 (1916-2008)

    BirthplacePort Arthur, Texas, United States of America

    Evelyn Louise Keyes (November 20, 1916 – July 4, 2008) was an American film actress. She is... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Lory is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Lory

  • Evelyn King is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Evelyn "Champagne" King (born July 1, 1960) is an American singer, songwriter, and record... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Hernandez

    Dec. at 24 (1978-2002)

    BirthplaceEl Salvador, Philippines

  • Evelyn Glennie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    BirthplaceAberdeenshire, United Kingdom

    Dame Evelyn Elizabeth Ann Glennie, (born 19 July 1965) is a Scottish virtuoso... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Brent is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Brent

    Dec. at 74 (1901-1975)

    BirthplaceTampa, USA, Florida

    Evelyn Brent (born Mary Elizabeth Riggs; October 20, 1895– June 4, 1975) was an American film... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Ashford is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    BirthplaceShreveport, Louisiana

    Evelyn Ashford (born April 15, 1957 in Shreveport, Louisiana) is an American retired track and... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Ankers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Ankers

    Dec. at 67 (1918-1985)

    BirthplaceValparaíso, Chile

    Evelyn Felisa Ankers (August 17, 1918 – August 29, 1985) was an American actress who often... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Fox Keller is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Evelyn Fox Keller (born March 20, 1936) is an American physicist, author and feminist. She is... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Lozada is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Evelyn Alexandra Lozada is an American television personality. She is one of the five main... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Venable is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Venable

    Dec. at 80 (1913-1993)

    BirthplaceCincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

    Evelyn Venable (October 18, 1913 – November 15, 1993) was an American actress. In addition to... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Underhill is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Underhill

    Dec. at 66 (1875-1941)

    BirthplaceWolverhampton, United Kingdom

    Evelyn Underhill (6 December 1875 – 15 June 1941) was an English Anglo-Catholic writer and... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Dall is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Dall

    Dec. at 92 (1918-2010)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Evelyn Dall (January 8, 1918 – March 10, 2010) was an American singer and actress.
  • Evelyn seeks to escape her gri is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn
  • Evelyn Rudie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    BirthplaceHollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

    Evelyn Rudie (born Evelyn Rudie Bernauer, March 28, 1949) is an American playwright, director,... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Greenleaf Sutherland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Greenleaf Sutherland

    Dec. at 53 (1855-1908)

    BirthplaceCambridge, Massachusetts

    Evelyn Greenleaf Sutherland (September 15, 1855 – December 24, 1908) was an American... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Sharma is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    BirthplaceFrankfurt, Germany

    Evelyn Lakshmi Sharma is a German-Indian actress and model.
  • Evelyn Cortez is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Cortez

    Age: 42
  • Evelyn Lambart is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Lambart

    Dec. at 85 (1914-1999)

    BirthplaceCanada, Ontario, Ottawa Valley, Ottawa, Americas

    Evelyn Lambart (23 July 1914 – 3 April 1999) was a Canadian animator and technical director... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Smith

    Dec. at 10 (1920-1930)
  • Evelyn Laye is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Laye

    Dec. at 96 (1900-1996)

    BirthplaceBloomsbury, London, England

    Evelyn Laye, CBE (10 July 1900 – 17 February 1996) was an English actress who was active on... more on Wikipedia
  • Evelyn Hart is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Evelyn

    Evelyn Hart

    Age: 64

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    Evelyn Hart is a Canadian ballerina and former principal dancer with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet.
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