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Who Is The Most Famous Lily or Lillian In The World?

Updated November 19, 2020 500 votes 38 voters 27.0k views59 items

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How many celebrities named Lily can you think of? The famous Lilys and Lillians below have many different professions, including notable actors named Lily, famous musicians named Lillian, and even models named Lily.

Lily Tomlin is certainly one of the most famous Lilys on this list. She started her career as a stand-up comedian and actress in the 1960s before appearing on Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In in 1969. In recent years, she connected with a new audience as one of the stars of Netflix's Grace and Frankie. Lily Rabe is another celebrity Lily you might recognize from American Horror Story

Another of the famous people with the first name Lily is Lily Collins. The Mirror Mirror actress is the daughter of Phil Collins. Lily James and Lili Taylor are also actresses named Lily. 

Did we forget one of your favorite famous women named Lily or Lillian? Just add them to the list!

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    Lily Collins

    1989-03-18
    Lily Jane Collins (born 18 March 1989) is an English-American actress, model, and writer. The...  more

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    Lily Tomlin

    1939-09-01
    Mary Jean "Lily" Tomlin (born September 1, 1939) is an American actress, comedian, writer,...  more

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    Lily Allen

    1985-05-02
    Lily Rose Beatrice Cooper (née Allen; 2 May 1985) is an English singer and songwriter. She is...  more

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    Lily Cole

    1987-12-27
    Lily Luahana Cole (born December 27, 1987) is an English model, actress and entrepreneur. Cole...  more

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    Lily Rabe

    1982-06-29
    Lily Rabe (born June 29, 1982) is an American actress. She received a nomination for the Tony...  more

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    Lily James

    1989-04-05
    Lily Chloe Ninette Thomson (born 5 April 1989), known professionally as Lily James, is an...  more

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    Lili Taylor

    1967-02-20
    Lili Anne Taylor (born February 20, 1967) is an American actress notable for her appearances...  more

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    Lily Aldridge

    1985-11-15
    Lily Maud Aldridge (born November 15, 1985) is an American model. She is a Victoria's Secret...  more

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    Lily Donaldson

    1987-01-27
    Lily Monica Donaldson (born 27 January 1988) is an English model....  more
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    Lillian Gish

    1893-10-14
    Lillian Diana Gish (October 14, 1893 – February 27, 1993) was an American pioneering actress...  more

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    Lillian Hellman

    1905-06-20
    Lillian Florence Hellman (June 20, 1905 – June 30, 1984) was an American dramatist and...  more

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    Lily Mo Sheen

    1999-01-31
    Lily Mo Sheen is an actress and the child of Michael Sheen and Kate Beckinsale....  more
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    Lily Loveless

    1990-04-16
    Lily May Loveless (born 16 April 1990) is an English actress, best known for her role as Naomi...  more
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    Lily Afshar is an Iranian American classical guitarist....  more
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    Lillian Morris

    1952-04-03

    Lillian Morris appeared on the television show Survivor.

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    Lily Elsie

    1886-04-08
    Lily Elsie (born Elsie Hodder; 8 April 1886 – 16 December 1962) was an English actress and...  more
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    Lily Parr

    1905-04-26
    Lilian "Lily" Parr (26 April 1905 – 24 May 1978) was an English professional women's...  more
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    Lily Pons

    1898-04-12
    Alice Joséphine Pons (April 12, 1898 – February 13, 1976), known professionally as Lily Pons,...  more
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    Lily Kim

    1980-05-16
    Lily Kim (born May 16, 1980) is a Korean-American and the Managing Partner and Host of Ascene...  more
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    Lillian Evelyn Moller Gilbreth (May 24, 1878 – January 2, 1972) was an American psychologist,...  more
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    Lily Costner

    1986-08-04
    Lily Costner is an actress....  more
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    Lillian Roth

    1910-12-13
    Lillian Roth (December 13, 1910 – May 12, 1980) was an American singer and actress. Her life...  more
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    Lily Mazahery

    1972-10-10
    Lily Mazahery (Persian: لیلی مظاهری‎; born October 10, 1972) is a disbarred Iranian-American...  more
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    Lilian Greuze was a stage and motion picture actress from Paris, France. She was also a model....  more
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    Lily Knight

    1956-11-30
    Lily Knight is an actress....  more