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

Which famous people named Florence are worth mentioning? This list includes Florence Welch, Flo Rida, Florence + the Machine and Florence Henderson. To read more about these notable people named Florence, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.

Florence Welch is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Welch Florence Leontine Mary Welch is an English musician, singer, and songwriter. She is best known as the lead vocalist of the indie rock band Florence + the Machine. The band's debut album, Lungs, ...more

Flo Rida is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Flo Rida Tramar Lacel Dillard, better known by his stage name Flo Rida, is an American rapper. He is known for hit songs such as "Low", featuring T-Pain, which was a number 1 hit for 10 weeks ...more

Florence and the Machine is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence and the Machine Florence and the Machine are an English indie rock band that formed in London in 2007, consisting of lead singer Florence Welch, Isabella Summers, and a collaboration of other artists. The ...more

Florence Henderson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Henderson Florence Agnes Henderson is an American actress and singer. She is best known for her role as Carol Brady on the ABC sitcom The Brady Bunch from 1969 to 1974. Henderson has been a frequent ...more

Florence Nightingale is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Nightingale Florence Nightingale, OM, RRC was a celebrated English social reformer and statistician, and the founder of modern nursing. She came to prominence while serving as a manager of nurses trained by ...more

Florence Griffith Joyner is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Griffith Joyner Florence Delorez Griffith Joyner, also known as Flo-Jo, was an American track and field athlete. She is considered the fastest woman of all time based on the fact that the world records she set ...more

Florence La Badie is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence La Badie Florence La Badie was an American actress in the early days of the silent film era. Though little known today, she was a major star between 1911 and 1917. Her career was at its height when she ...more

Florence Brudenell-Bruce is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Brudenell-Bruce Florence Brudenell-Bruce is a film actress.

Florence Harding is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Harding Florence Mabel Kling Harding, previously DeWolfe, wife of President Warren G. Harding, was the First Lady of the United States from 1921 to 1923. She married the somewhat-younger Harding when he ...more

Florence Ballard is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Ballard Florence Ballard Chapman was an American vocalist, one of the founding members of the popular Motown vocal group the Supremes. Ballard sang on sixteen top forty singles with the group, including ...more

Florence Stanley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Stanley Florence Stanley was an American actress of stage, film, and television.

Florence Darel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Darel Florence Darel is an actress.

Florence Melton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Melton Florence Zacks Melton was an American inventor known for innovating the foam-soled and washable slipper.

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Florence "Rusty" Tullis Florence 'Rusty' Dennis is a fictional character from the film Mask.

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Florence Knoll is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Knoll Florence Knoll Bassett is an American architect and furniture designer who studied under Mies van der Rohe and Eliel Saarinen. She was born in Saginaw, Michigan as Florence Schust and is known ...more

Florence Bates is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Bates Florence Bates was an American character actress who often played grande dame characters in her films. Born Florence Rabe in San Antonio, Texas, the second child of Jewish immigrants, Bates ...more

Florence Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Lawrence Florence Lawrence was a Canadian-American stage performer and film actress. She is often referred to as "The First Movie Star", and was the first film actor to be named publicly. At ...more

Flo Gennaro is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Flo Gennaro Flo Gennaro is an Argentine fashion model. She has modeled for Ann Demeulemeester, Chaiken, Christian Dior, Costello Tagliapietra, Doo.Ri, Lanvin, Louis Vuitton, Marni, and Nina Ricci and has ...more

Florence Howe is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Howe Florence Rosenfeld Howe, was an American author, publisher, literary scholar and historian who was considered a leader of the contemporary feminist movement.

Florence Kelley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Kelley Florence Kelley was a social and political reformer. Her work against sweatshops and for the minimum wage, eight-hour workdays, and children's rights is widely regarded today. From its founding ...more

Florence S. Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence S. Jacobsen Florence Smith Jacobsen was the sixth general president of the Young Women's Mutual Improvement Association of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1961 to 1972.

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Florence Baverel-Robert is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Baverel-Robert Florence Baverel-Robert, is a retired French biathlete who competed in the biathlon at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy. Baverel-Robert won the gold medal in the women's 7.5 km sprint. ...more

Florence Kirsch Du Brul is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Kirsch Du Brul Florence Kirsch Du Brul was a concert pianist and master piano teacher and member of Chicago society in the mid-20th century. Born on the North Side of Chicago, Illinois, USA, in 1915, Florence ...more

Florence Farr is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Farr Florence Beatrice Emery Farr was a British West End leading actress, composer and director. She was also a women's rights activist, journalist, educator, singer, novelist, leader of the occult ...more

Florence Eldridge is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Eldridge Florence Eldridge was an American actress. She was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Lead Actress in Play in 1957 for her performance in Long Day's Journey into Night.

Florence Halop is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Halop Florence Halop was an American actress. Best known for her role as the raspy-voiced bailiff Florence Kleiner on the sitcom Night Court, Halop was the sister of Billy Halop, one of the original ...more

Florence Schelling is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Schelling Florence Schelling is an ice hockey player.

Florence LaRue is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence LaRue Florence LaRue is an American actress, humanitarian, and Grammy Award award-winning singer. She is best known as the original female lead singer of The 5th Dimension.

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Florence Turner is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Turner Florence Turner was a 4'10" American actress, who became known as the "Vitagraph Girl" in early silent films.

Flo McGarrell is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Flo McGarrell Flores "Flo" McGarrell was an American artist, filmmaker, writer and arts administrator. He was raised in Umbertide, Italy and St. Louis, Missouri, United States. He lived and worked ...more

Flo Conway is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Flo Conway Florence D. Conway is a social activist and author. Following the Jonestown deaths of 1978, Dr. Conway testified on February 5, 1979 regarding "The Cult Phenomenon in the United ...more

Florence Hoath is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Hoath Florence Angela L. Hoath is a British actress best known for her 2005 appearances as Nancy in Doctor Who. The daughter of British actress Tina Martin, Hoath made her film debut in the 1993 ...more

Florence Rush is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Rush Florence Rush was an American certified social worker, feminist theorist and organizer best known for introducing The Freudian Coverup in her presentation "The Sexual Abuse of Children: A ...more

Florence Desmond is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Desmond Florence Desmond was the stage name of Florence Dawson, an English actress, comedienne and impersonator.

Florence Rice is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Rice Florence Davenport Rice was an American film actress.

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Florence Ellinwood Allen is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Ellinwood Allen Florence Ellinwood Allen was an American judge. She was the first woman to serve on a state supreme court and one of the first two women to serve as a federal judge.

Florence Delay is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Delay Florence Delay is a French academician and actress.

Florence Vidor is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Vidor Florence Vidor was an American actress. She was born Florence Cobb, but later her mother married the realty agent J. F. Arto, whose name the child assumed. She started working in silent movies ...more

Florence R. Sabin is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence R. Sabin Florence Rena Sabin was an American medical scientist. She was a pioneer for women in science; she was the first woman to hold a full professorship at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, the first ...more

Florence Klotz is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Klotz Florence Klotz was an American costume designer on Broadway and film.

Florence Aubenas is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Aubenas Florence Aubenas is a French journalist, who worked until 2006 for the French newspaper Libération. She was taken hostage on January 5, 2005, in Iraq along with her translator Hussein ...more

Florence Kwok is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Kwok Florence Kwok Siu-Wan, born 25 August 1968 in Hong Kong, is a Hong Kong film and voice actress. She entered TVB after participating in Miss Hong Kong Pageant 1992. Kwok has worked for TVB for ...more

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Florence Beaumont is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Florence
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Florence Claxton is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Claxton Florence Anne Claxton was an English artist and humorist, most notable for her satire on the Pre-Raphaelite movement. Claxton also wrote and illustrated many humorous commentaries on ...more

Florence B. Seibert is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence B. Seibert Florence Barbara Seibert was an American biochemist known for isolating a pure form of tuberculin used in the standard TB test. She is a member of the U.S. National Women's Hall of Fame.

Florence King is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence King Florence Virginia King is an American novelist, essayist and columnist. While her early writings focused on the American South and those who live there, much of King's later work has been ...more

Florence Thomassin is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Thomassin Florence Thomassin is an actress

Florence Roberts is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Roberts Florence Roberts was an actress of the stage and in motion pictures.

Florence Bird is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Florence Bird Florence Bayard Bird, CC was a Canadian broadcaster, journalist, and Senator. Born Florence Rhein in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She attended Bryn Mawr College and, in 1928, married journalist ...more

Flo Hyman is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Flo Hyman Flora Jean Hyman was an American athlete who played volleyball. She was an Olympic silver medalist and played professional volleyball in Japan.