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Famous People Named Grace 

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List of famous people named Grace, along with photos. How many celebrities named Grace can you think of? The famous Graces below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Grace, athletes named Grace, and even political figures named Grace. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Grace? Add them to the list.

Grace Kelly is considered to be one of the most famous and talented actresses of all time. Known for her elegance, she's starred in films as Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window and Country Girl, which earned her an Academy Award for Best Actress. Not only is she famous for being an actress, but she became a real princess. Married to Prince Rainier, she retired from acting and continued her career as part of the Monoco royal family. Her death was even infamous, in that, she reportedly had a stroke and drove her car off of a cliff. 

Grace Park is another beautiful and talented actress on this list. Best known for her role on Battlestar Galactica, Tiberium Wars, and Hawaii Five-O, she is certainly a famous lady to beat. She's been on Maxim's Hot 100 list three times.
Grace Kelly is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Dec. at 53 (1929-1982)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Grace Patricia Kelly (November 12, 1929 – September 14, 1982) was an American film actress who became Princess of Monaco after marrying Prince Rainier III in April 1956. After embarking on an ...more

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Grace Slick is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Age: 79

Birthplace: USA, Highland Park, Illinois

Grace Barnett Wing Slick (born October 30, 1939) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, artist and former model, widely known in rock and roll history for her role in San Francisco's ...more

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Grace Potter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Age: 35

Birthplace: Waitsfield, Vermont

Grace Potter is a member of the musical group Grace Potter and the Nocturnals.

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Grace Lee Whitney is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Age: 88

Birthplace: Michigan, USA, Ann Arbor

Grace Lee Whitney (April 1, 1930 – May 1, 2015) was an American actress and singer. She was known for her role as Janice Rand on the original Star Trek television series and subsequent Star Trek ...more
Grace Hopper is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Dec. at 86 (1906-1992)

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Grace Brewster Murray Hopper (née Murray December 9, 1906 – January 1, 1992) was an American computer scientist and United States Navy rear admiral. One of the first programmers of the ...more
Gracie Allen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Dec. at 69 (1895-1964)

Birthplace: California, United States of America

Grace Ethel Cecile Rosalie Allen (July 26, 1895 – August 27, 1964) was an American vaudevillian and comedienne who became internationally famous as the zany partner and comic foil of husband ...more

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Grace Phipps is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Age: 26

Birthplace: Austin, Texas, USA

Grace Victoria Phipps is an American actress and singer. She played Amy in The Nine Lives of Chloe King until its cancellation after ten episodes. She was also cast as April Young in The Vampire ...more
Gracie Gold is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Age: 23

Birthplace: Newton, Massachusetts

Grace Elizabeth Gold, known as Gracie Gold, is an American figure skater. She is the 2012 World Junior silver medalist, 2013 and 2015 U.S. national silver medalist, and 2014 U.S. national ...more
Grace Park is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Age: 44

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Grace Park (born March 14, 1974) is a Canadian actress who played Cylon model Number Eight, especially the significant copies Sharon "Boomer" Valerii and Sharon "Athena" ...more

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Grace Coolidge is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Dec. at 78 (1879-1957)

Birthplace: Burlington, Vermont, United States of America

Grace Anna Coolidge (née Goodhue; January 3, 1879 – July 8, 1957) was the wife of the 30th President of the United States, Calvin Coolidge. She was the First Lady of the United States ...more
Grace Zabriskie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Age: 77

Birthplace: USA, New Orleans, Louisiana

Grace Zabriskie (born Grace Caplinger; May 17, 1941) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Sarah Palmer in Twin Peaks (1990–1991; 2017) and its film prequel Twin Peaks: Fire ...more
Grace Paley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Dec. at 85 (1922-2007)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Grace Paley (December 11, 1922 – August 22, 2007) was an American short story author, poet, teacher, and political activist.
Grace O'Malley is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Dec. at 73 (1530-1603)

Birthplace: County Mayo, Republic of Ireland

Grace O'Malley (c. 1530 – c. 1603; also Gráinne O'Malley, Irish: Gráinne Ní Mháille) was lord of the Ó Máille dynasty in the west of Ireland, daughter ...more

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Grace Lee Boggs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Grace

Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island

Grace Lee Boggs (June 27, 1915 – October 5, 2015) was an American author, social activist, philosopher and feminist. She is known for her years of political collaboration with C. L. R. James and ...more
Grace Stafford is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Dec. at 89 (1903-1992)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Gracie Lantz (born Grace Boyle, November 7, 1903 – March 17, 1992), also known by her stage name Grace Stafford, was an American actress and the wife of animation producer Walter Lantz. Stafford ...more
Grace Moore is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Dec. at 49 (1898-1947)

Birthplace: Del Rio, Tennessee, United States of America

Grace Moore (December 5, 1898 – January 26, 1947) was an American operatic soprano and actress in musical theatre and film. She was nicknamed the "Tennessee Nightingale." Her films ...more
Grace Bradley is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Dec. at 97 (1913-2010)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Grace Bradley (September 21, 1913 – September 21, 2010) was an American film actress who was active in Hollywood during the 1930s.
Grace Bawden is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Age: 26

Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia

Grace Bawden (born 7 October 1992) is an Australian classical crossover singer, who has been dubbed "Australia's greatest operatic discovery", after becoming the Judge's Choice Grand ...more
Grace Eline is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Grace

Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Grace Eline (born 12 August 1898, Milwaukee, Wisconsin) was an American silent film child actress and a sister of Marie Eline.
Grace Huang is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Grace

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Grace Huang is an actress.
Grace Helbig is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Age: 33

Birthplace: South Jersey

Grace Anne Helbig is an American comedian, actress, author, talk show host, and YouTube personality. She is the host and creator of the it'sGrace YouTube channel, the audio-video podcast Not Too ...more

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Grace Poe-Llamanzares is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Age: 50

Birthplace: Iloilo City, Philippines

Mary Grace Sonora Poe Llamanzares, commonly known as Grace Poe-Llamanzares or Grace Poe, is a Filipino politician who served as chairperson of the Movie and Television Review and Classification ...more
Gracie Dzienny is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Grace

Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio

Gracie Dzienny (born August 26, 1995) is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Amanda McKay on Nickelodeon's Supah Ninjas, as Greer Danville on ABC Family's Chasing Life, and as ...more
Gracie Fields is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Dec. at 81 (1898-1979)

Birthplace: Rochdale, United Kingdom

Dame Gracie Fields, (born Grace Stansfield; 9 January 1898 – 27 September 1979) was an English actress, singer and comedienne and star of both cinema and music hall. She spent the later part of ...more
Grace Bumbry is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Grace
Age: 82

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Grace Melzia Bumbry (born January 4, 1937), an American opera singer, is considered one of the leading mezzo-sopranos of her generation, as well as a major soprano for many years. She was a ...more

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