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Famous People Named Gwen 

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Ever thought about how many famous people named Gwen are out there? This list of celebrities named Gwen will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Gwens below include actors named Gwen and athletes named Gwen, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Gwen who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Gwens below include Gwen Stefani, Gwen Verdon, and Gwen Hajek.
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Gwen Stefani is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Fashion designer, Record producer, Singer-songwriter

Age: 49

Birthplace: Fullerton, California, United States of America

Gwen Renée Stefani (; born October 3, 1969) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer. She is a co-founder and the lead vocalist of the band No Doubt, whose singles ...more

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Gwen Verdon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Actor, Singer, Dancer

Age: Dec. at 75 (1925-2000)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, Culver City, California

Gwyneth Evelyn "Gwen" Verdon (January 13, 1925 – October 18, 2000) was an American actress and dancer. She won four Tony Awards for her musical comedy performances, and served as an ...more

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The Tumultuous Relationship Of Bob Fosse And Gwen Verdon, The Inspiration For FX's 'Fosse/Verdon' #51 of 136 The Greatest Broadway Stars of All Time #29 of 53 The Greatest Female Broadway Stars

Gwen Wong is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Gwen

Age: 76

Birthplace: Manila, Philippines

Gwen Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Actor

Age: 80

Birthplace: Derby, United Kingdom

Gwen Taylor (born 19 February 1939) is an English actress who has appeared in many British television programmes. She is known for her roles as Amy Pearce in the sitcom Duty Free (1984–86); ...more
Gwen Welles is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Actor

Age: Dec. at 42 (1951-1993)

Birthplace: Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States of America

Gwen Welles (March 4, 1951 – October 13, 1993) was an American actress.
Gwen Zamora is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Actor

Age: 27

Birthplace: Australia

Gwenaelle "Gwen" Zamora is a Filipina—Italian actress and model in the Philippines.
Gwen Ifill is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Journalist, Author, Writer

Age: 63

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

Gwendolyn L. Ifill ( EYE-fəl; September 29, 1955 – November 14, 2016) was an American journalist, television newscaster, and author. In 1999, she became the first woman of African descent to ...more
Gwen Torrence is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Gwen

Age: 53

Birthplace: Decatur, Georgia

Gwendolyn Lenna Torrence (born June 12, 1965) is a retired American sprinter and Olympic gold medalist. She was born in Decatur, Georgia. She attended Columbia High School and the University of ...more
Gwen Arner is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Television director, Actor

Age: 86

Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America

Gwen Arner is an American television director and actress.
Gwen Araujo is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Gwen

Age: Dec. at 17 (1985-2002)

Birthplace: Newark, California

Gwen Amber Rose Araujo (February 24, 1985 – October 4, 2002) was an American teenager who was murdered in Newark, California. She was killed by four men, two of whom she had been sexually ...more
Gwen Raverat is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Visual Artist

Age: Dec. at 72 (1885-1957)

Birthplace: Cambridge, United Kingdom

Gwen Mary Raverat (née Darwin; 26 August 1885–11 February 1957), was an English wood engraver who was a founder member of the Society of Wood Engravers. Her memoir Period Piece was
Gwen Guthrie is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Actor

Age: Dec. at 49 (1950-1999)

Birthplace: Okemah, Oklahoma, United States of America

Gwendolyn "Gwen" Guthrie (July 9, 1950 – February 3, 1999) was an American singer-songwriter and pianist, who also sang backing vocals for Aretha Franklin, Billy Joel, Stevie Wonder, ...more
Gwen Meredith is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Writer, Playwright

Age: Dec. at 99 (1907-2006)

Birthplace: New South Wales, Australasia, Orange, Australia

Gwenyth Valmai Meredith OBE (18 November 1907 – 3 October 2006), also known by her married name Gwen Harrison, was an Australian author, dramatist and playwright, and radio writer. She is best ...more
Gwen Watford is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Actor

Age: Dec. at 67 (1927-1994)

Birthplace: England, London

Gwen Watford (10 September 1927 – 6 February 1994) was an English actress. She twice won the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress (1959, 1966) and the 1981 Olivier Award for Best Supporting Actress ...more
Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Actor

Age: Dec. at 101 (1891-1992)

Birthplace: England, London

Dame Gwen Lucy Ffrangcon-Davies, (25 January 1891 – 27 January 1992) was a British actress and centenarian. She was born in London of a Welsh family; the name "Ffrangcon" originates ...more
Gwen McGee is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer
Gwen McGee is an actress, film and television director and producer, screenwriter, cinematographer and film editor.
Gwen Lee is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Model, Actor

Age: Dec. at 57 (1904-1961)

Birthplace: Hastings, Nebraska, USA

Gwen Lee (born Gwendolyn Lepinski; November 12, 1904 – August 20, 1961) was an American stage and film actress. Lee began her career as a model before being discovered and signed to ...more
Gwen Bristow is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Novelist

Age: Dec. at 77 (1903-1980)

Birthplace: Marion, South Carolina

Gwen Bristow (September 16, 1903 – August 17, 1980) was an American author and journalist.
Gwen Davenport is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Screenwriter

Age: Dec. at 93 (1909-2002)

Birthplace: Panama

Gwen Davenport is a screenwriter.
Gwen McCrae is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Musician, Singer

Age: 75

Birthplace: Pensacola, Florida, United States of America

Gwen McCrae (née Mosley, December 21, 1943, Pensacola, Florida, United States) is an American singer, best known for her 1975 hit "Rockin' Chair".
Gwen Plumb is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Gwen

Age: Dec. at 90 (1912-2002)

Birthplace: Australia

Gwendoline Jean Plumb AM BEM (2 August 1912 – 5 June 2002), was an Australian performer of international appeal, actress and comedian active in every form of the art genre, (except circus) ...more
Gwen Harwood is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Writer

Age: Dec. at 75 (1920-1995)

Birthplace: Australasia, Taringa, Australia, Queensland

Gwen Harwood AO (8 June 1920 – 4 December 1995), née Gwendoline Nessie Foster, was an Australian poet and librettist. Gwen Harwood is regarded as one of Australia's finest poets, ...more
Gwen Jorgensen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Accountant, Triathlete

Age: 32

Birthplace: Waukesha, Wisconsin

Gwen Rosemary Jorgensen is an American professional triathlete. She is the 2014 World Triathlon Series World Champion and was a member of the 2012 Olympic Team. She has been named USA ...more

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Gwen Bell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Computer scientist

Age: 85

Gwen Bell (born 1934) was the first president of The Computer Museum in Boston, which she co-founded with her husband Gordon Bell.
Gwen John is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Gwen
Artist

Age: Dec. at 63 (1876-1939)

Birthplace: Haverfordwest, United Kingdom

Gwendolen Mary John (22 June 1876 – 18 September 1939) was a Welsh artist who worked in France for most of her career. Her paintings, mainly portraits of anonymous female sitters, are rendered ...more