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Famous People Named Lillian or Lily 

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Have you ever realized how many famous people named Lily there are? We put together this list of celebrities named Lillian to show that Lillians have a lot of good representation for their names. Some of the famous Lillians on this list might go by Lily, so this list also includes famous people named Lily. From actors named Lily to athletes named Lillian, this list should include the most notable people whose name is Lillian. This list includes well-known Lillians like British-American actress Lily Collins, English singer and television presenter Lily Allen, and American comedienne Lily Tomlin.
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Lily Collins is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Age: 29

Birthplace: Guildford, England

Lily Jane Collins (born 18 March 1989) is an English-American actress, model, and writer. The daughter of English musician Phil Collins and American Jill Tavelman, she was born in Surrey and ...more

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Lily Allen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Age: 33

Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom

Lily Rose Beatrice Cooper (née Allen; 2 May 1985) is an English singer and songwriter. She is the daughter of actor Keith Allen and film producer Alison Owen. Allen left school when she ...more

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Lily Tomlin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Age: 79

Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States of America

Mary Jean "Lily" Tomlin (born September 1, 1939) is an American actress, comedian, writer, singer and producer. Tomlin started her career as a stand-up comedian as well as performing ...more

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Lily Cole is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Age: 28

Birthplace: Torquay, England

Lily Luahana Cole (born December 27, 1987) is an English model, actress and entrepreneur. Cole pursued a modelling career as a teenager and was listed in 2009 by Vogue Paris as one of the top 30 ...more

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Lily Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Age: 33

Birthplace: Santa Monica, California

Lily Maud Aldridge (born November 15, 1985) is an American model. She is a Victoria's Secret Angel and a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue model, appearing as a rookie alongside Chrissy Teigen ...more
Lillian Gish is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Dec. at 100 (1893-1993)

Birthplace: Springfield, Ohio, United States of America, Clark County, United States, + more

Lillian Diana Gish (October 14, 1893 – February 27, 1993) was an American pioneering actress of the screen and stage, as well as a director and writer. Her film acting career spanned 75 years, ...more

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Lily Donaldson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Age: 32

Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom

Lily Monica Donaldson (born 27 January 1988) is an English model.
Lily Evans Potter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Lily Potter was a Muggle-born witch, the younger daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Evans and the sister of Petunia. She learned that she was a witch as a child, after Severus Snape, a wizard boy who ...more

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Lily Rabe is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Lily Rabe Age: 36

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

Lily Rabe (born June 29, 1982) is an American actress. She received a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for her performance as Portia in The Merchant of Venice. Rabe is ...more

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Lily Afshar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily

Birthplace: Tehran, Iran

Lily Afshar is an Iranian American classical guitarist.
Lillian Hellman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Dec. at 79 (1905-1984)

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Lillian Florence Hellman (June 20, 1905 – June 30, 1984) was an American dramatist and screenwriter known for her success as a playwright on Broadway, as well as her Communist sympathies and ...more

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Lily Parr is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Dec. at 73 (1905-1978)

Birthplace: St Helens, United Kingdom

Lilian "Lily" Parr (26 April 1905 – 24 May 1978) was an English professional women's association football player who played as a winger. She is best known for playing for the Dick, ...more
Lily Pons is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Dec. at 78 (1898-1976)

Birthplace: Draguignan, France

Alice Joséphine Pons (April 12, 1898 – February 13, 1976), known professionally as Lily Pons, was a French-American operatic soprano and actress who had an active career from the late ...more

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Lily James is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Age: 29

Birthplace: Esher, United Kingdom

Lily Chloe Ninette Thomson (born 5 April 1989), known professionally as Lily James, is an English actress. She studied acting at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London and began her ...more

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Lillian Morris is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Age: 66

Birthplace: Waterville, Maine

Lillian Moller Gilbreth ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Dec. at 94 (1878-1972)

Birthplace: Oakland, California

Lillian Evelyn Moller Gilbreth (May 24, 1878 – January 2, 1972) was an American psychologist, industrial engineer, consultant, and educator who was an early pioneer in applying psychology to ...more
Lily Mariye is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Age: 54

Birthplace: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Lily Mariye is an American television director, filmmaker and actress.
Lily Elsie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Dec. at 76 (1886-1962)

Birthplace: Armley, United Kingdom

Lily Elsie (born Elsie Hodder; 8 April 1886 – 16 December 1962) was an English actress and singer during the Edwardian era. She was best known for her starring role in the London premiere of ...more
Lillian Roth is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Dec. at 70 (1910-1980)

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Lillian Roth (December 13, 1910 – May 12, 1980) was an American singer and actress. Her life story was told in the 1955 film I'll Cry Tomorrow, in which she was portrayed by Susan Hayward, who ...more
Lily Luna Potter is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Lily Potter is introduced in the epilogue of The Deathly Hallows as a child of Harry and Ginny Potter. Lily Luna Potter is the only daughter of Harry and Ginny, and is the youngest of their ...more
Lily Kim is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Age: 38

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Lily Kim (born May 16, 1980) is a Korean-American and the Managing Partner and Host of Ascene Chicago, the online entertainment guide to the best of Chicago's Asian scene. Formerly she worked as ...more
Lillian Greuze is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Lilian Greuze was a stage and motion picture actress from Paris, France. She was also a model.
Lily Costner is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Age: 32

Birthplace: USA, California

Lily Costner is an actress.
Lily Winn is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Age: 21

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Lily Winn is an actress.
Lily Braun is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Lillian or Lily
Dec. at 51 (1865-1916)

Birthplace: Halberstadt, Germany

Lily Braun (2 July 1865 – 8 August 1916), born Amalie von Kretschmann, was a German feminist writer and politician of the Social Democratic Party (SPD).