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Famous People Named Flora 

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Who knew there were so many famous people named Flora in the world? Our list of celebrities named Flora 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 Floras 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 Flora, actors named Flora, and much more. Flora Purim, Flora Robson, and Flora Finch are only a few of the well-known people named Flora on this list.
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Flora Purim is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Musician, Singer

Age: 76

Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Flora Purim (born March 6, 1942) is a Brazilian jazz singer known primarily for her work in the jazz fusion style. She became prominent for her part in Return to Forever with Chick Corea and ...more
Flora Robson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Actor

Age: Died at 82 (1902-1984)

Birthplace: South Shields, England

Dame Flora McKenzie Robson (28 March 1902 – 7 July 1984) was an English actress and star of the theatrical stage and cinema, particularly renowned for her performances in plays demanding ...more

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Flora Finch is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Actor

Age: Dec. at 73 (1867-1940)

Birthplace: England, London

Flora Finch (17 June 1867 – 4 January 1940) was an English-born vaudevillian, stage and film actress who starred in over 300 silent films, including over 200 for the Vitagraph Studios film
Flora Kidd is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Writer

Age: Dec. at 82 (1926-2008)

Birthplace: Liverpool, United Kingdom

Flora Kidd, née Cartwright (1926 in Liverpool, England – 19 March 2008 in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada) was a British-Canadian popular writer of over 70 romance novels in Mills & ...more
Flora Chan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Model, Actor

Age: 48

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

Flora Chan Wai-shan (born 30 May 1970 in Hong Kong), is an American actress active primarily in Hong Kong television and film. Along with Maggie Cheung Ho-yee, Kenix Kwok, Jessica Hsuan, and Ada ...more
Flora Burn is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Flora Burn

Birthplace: England

Flora Burn was a pirate during the Golden Age of Piracy. She began her pirate career in 1741 and operated mainly on the East Coast of North America.
Flora Lewis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Journalist, Writer

Age: Dec. at 80 (1922-2002)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

Flora Lewis (25 July 1922—June 2, 2002) was an American journalist.
Flora Cross is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Actor

Age: 26

Birthplace: France, Paris

Flora Cross (born January 11, 1993) is a French-American actress.
Flora Sandes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Flora Sandes

Age: Dec. at 80 (1876-1956)

Birthplace: Nether Poppleton, York, United Kingdom

Flora Sandes (22 January 1876 – 24 November 1956) was a British woman who served as an officer of the Royal Serbian Army in World War I. She was the only British woman officially to serve as a ...more
Flora MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Flora MacDonald Politician

Age: 92

Birthplace: North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada

Flora Isabel MacDonald, (June 3, 1926 – July 26, 2015) was a Canadian politician and humanitarian. Canada's first female foreign minister, she was also one of the first women to vie for ...more
Flora Wovschin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Flora Wovschin

Age: 96

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Flora Don Wovschin (born 20 February 1923), was a suspected Soviet spy who later renounced her American citizenship.
Flora Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Actor

Age: 45

Birthplace: Greyabbey, United Kingdom

Flora Anne Selina Montgomery (born 4 January 1974) is a Northern Irish actress.
Flora Cheung is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Ballet Dancer, Fashion designer, Businessperson

Age: 59

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

Flora Zeta Elizabeth Cheong-Leen is a Hong Kong actress, entrepreneur, educator, creative director, producer, ballerina, and fashion designer.
Flora Martínez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Actor

Age: 41

Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

Flora Martinez (born November 1, 1977) is a Canadian-Colombian film and television actress and singer, best known for her title role in the film Rosario Tijeras. Martinez was nominated for Goya ...more
Flora Nwapa is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Novelist

Age: Dec. at 62 (1931-1993)

Birthplace: Oguta, Nigeria

Florence Nwanzuruahu Nkiru Nwapa (13 January 1931 – 16 October 1993), was a Nigerian author who has been called the mother of modern African literature. She was the forerunner to a generation of ...more
Flora Newbigin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Actor, Teacher

Age: 36

Birthplace: England, London

Flora Newbigin (born 1983) is an actress best known for her debut role as Arrietty Clock in the 1997 film version of Mary Norton's The Borrowers, for which she was nominated for Young Artist ...more
Flora Eldershaw is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Novelist, Writer

Age: Dec. at 59 (1897-1956)

Birthplace: DVD Region 4, New South Wales, Oceania, Australasia, Sydney, + more

Flora Sydney Patricia Eldershaw (16 March 1897 – 20 September 1956) was an Australian novelist, critic and historian. With Marjorie Barnard she formed the writing collaboration known as M. ...more
Flora Le Breton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Actor, Singer

Age: Dec. at 53 (1898-1951)

Birthplace: Croydon, England, London

Flora Le Breton (1899 – 11 July 1951 in Brooklyn, New York City) was an English silent film actress from Croydon, Surrey, England. She was a dainty blonde with dark blue eyes. In the UK she was ...more
Flora Annie Steel is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Flora Annie Steel Novelist, Writer

Age: Dec. at 82 (1847-1929)

Birthplace: Sudbury, London, London, United Kingdom

Flora Annie Steel (2 April 1847 – 12 April 1929) was an English writer, who lived in British India for 22 years. She was noted especially for books set or otherwise connected with the
Flora Duffy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Flora Duffy Triathlete

Age: 31

Birthplace: Paget Parish, Bermuda

Flora Duffy is a triathlete who competes internationally for Bermuda. She participated on Bermuda's behalf at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, and at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.
Flora Thompson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Flora Thompson Novelist, Author, Writer

Age: Dec. at 71 (1876-1947)

Birthplace: Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

Flora Thompson (5 December 1876 – 21 May 1947) was an English novelist and poet best known for her semi-autobiographical trilogy about the English countryside, Lark Rise to Candleford.
Flóra Kád&... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Actor, Voice acting

Age: 90

Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary

Flóra Kádár is an actress and voice actress.
Flora Payne Whitney is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Art collector

Age: Dec. at 89 (1897-1986)

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Flora Payne Whitney, also known as Flora Whitney Miller (July 27, 1897 – July 18, 1986), was an American artist and socialite, art collector, and patron of the arts.
Flora Call Disney is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Flora

Age: Dec. at 70 (1868-1938)

Birthplace: Steuben, Ohio

Flora Call Disney (April 22, 1868 – November 26, 1938) was the mother of Walt Disney and Roy Disney.
Flora Carabella is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Flora
Actor

Age: Dec. at 73 (1926-1999)

Birthplace: Rome, Italy

Flora Carabella was an actress.