Ever thought about how many famous people named Harriet are out there? This list of celebrities named Harriet will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Harriets below include actors named Harriet and athletes named Harriet, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Harriet who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Harriets below include Harriet Tubman, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Harriet Nelson.
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Harriet Nelson Actor, Singer
Harriet Nelson was an American singer and actress. Nelson is best known for her role on the long-running sitcom The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet.
Harriet E. MacGibbon Actor
Harriet E. MacGibbon was an American actress.
Harriet Wheeler Singer
Harriet Wheeler is an English singer and songwriter, best known as the lead singer of the 1980s/1990s alternative rock band, The Sundays.
Harriet Thorpe Actor
Harriet Amelia Thorpe is an English actress. She trained at London's Central School of Speech and Drama.
Harriet Cohen Pianist
Harriet Cohen CBE was a British pianist.
Harriet Ziefert Author
Harriet Ziefert is an American children's author. She has written several hundred children's books, including the Little Hippo series. Notable illustrators of her books include Emilie Boon and ...more
Harriet Goodhue Hosmer Sculptor
Harriet Goodhue Hosmer was an American sculptor, now considered the most famous female sculptor in America during the nineteenth century. Among other technical innovations, she pioneered a ...more
Harriet Zuckerman is an American sociologist who specializes in the sociology of science. She is Senior Vice President of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and professor emerita of Columbia
Harriet Morris Metcalf is a six-time USA national/ Olympic team member in women's rowing, who won a Gold medal in rowing at the 1984 Summer Olympics for the Women's Eight. She is openly
Harriet Taylor Mill Philosopher
Harriet Taylor Mill was a philosopher and women's rights advocate. Her second husband was John Stuart Mill, one of the pre-eminent thinkers of the 19th century. Her extant corpus of writing can ...more
Harriet Leve Theatrical producer, Film Producer
Harriet Newman Leve is a four-time Tony Award–winning Broadway producer.