Celebrities Famous People Named Florence  

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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
age 32
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
age 39
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 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
age 85
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
Dec. at 90 (1820-1910)
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
Dec. at 39 (1959-1998)
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
Dec. at 29 (1888-1917)
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
age 33
Florence Brudenell-Bruce is a film actress.

Florence Harding is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Dec. at 64 (1860-1924)
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
Dec. at 33 (1943-1976)
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
Dec. at 79 (1924-2003)
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
age 51
Florence Darel is an actress.

Florence Melton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Florence
Dec. at 96 (1911-2007)
Florence Zacks Melton was an American inventor known for innovating the foam-soled and washable slipper.

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

Florence Knoll is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Florence
age 101
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
Dec. at 66 (1888-1954)
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
Died at 48 (1890-1938)
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
age 28
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 age 90
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 Dec. at 73 (1859-1932)
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 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.

Florence Baverel-Robert is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Florence
age 44
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 Dec. at 90 (1915-2005)
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 Dec. at 57 (1860-1917)
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
Dec. at 87 (1901-1988)
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.