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If you like reading about women who are making a difference in the world, you'll love this list about women named Lydia. First is Hearst, of the iconic publishing family, who is becoming a multi-media scion in her own right. Famous Lydias Lunch and Pense have been making waves in music for decades, the former for helping break the No Wave scene and the later for her powerful soul-rock vocals that have been compared to Janis Joplin.

Lydia Hearst-Shaw is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Hearst-Shaw Lydia Hearst is an American actress, fashion model, lifestyle blogger, and heiress to the publishing fortune established by her maternal great-grandfather, William Randolph Hearst, and daughter ...more

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Lydia Lunch is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Lunch Lydia Lunch is an American singer, poet, writer, actress and self-empowerment speaker whose career was spawned by the New York No Wave scene. The Boston Phoenix named Lunch "one of the 10 ...more

Lydia Cornell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Cornell Lydia Cornell is an American actress, writer, novelist, comedienne, blogger, and talk-radio host.

Lydia Pense is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Pense Lydia Pense is an American rock-soul-jazz singer who since 1969 has performed with the band Cold Blood. Her style has been compared to powerful singers including Janis Joplin, Aretha Franklin ...more

Lydia Mendoza is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Mendoza Lydia Mendoza was an American guitarist and singer of Tejano, conjunto, and traditional Mexican-American music. She is known as "La Alondra de la Frontera". Mendoza was born on May 21, ...more

Lydia Millet is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Millet Lydia Millet is an American novelist. Her third novel, My Happy Life, won the 2003 PEN Center USA Award for Fiction, and she has been a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the Los Angeles Times ...more

Lydia Lassila is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Lassila Lydia Lassila is an Australian Olympic freestyle skier gold medalist who competed in the 2002 Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City, the 2006 Winter Olympic Games in Turin, the 2010 Winter ...more

Lydia Shum is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Shum Lydia Shum Din-ha or Lydia Sum was a Hong Kong comedienne, MC, and actress known for her portly figure, signature dark rimmed glasses and bouffant hairstyle. She was affectionately known to ...more

Lydia Artymiw is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Artymiw Lydia Artymiw is an American concert pianist. Artymiw was born in Philadelphia to Ukrainian parents and began piano studies at age four with George Oransky at the Ukrainian Music Institute. Her ...more

Lydia McLane is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Lydia

Lydia Blanco is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Blanco Lydia Blanco is an actress and television producer.

Lydia Litvyak is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Litvyak Lydia Vladimirovna Litvyak, also known as Lydia Litviak or Lilya Litviak, was a fighter pilot in the Soviet Air Force during World War II. With at least 12 solo victories and at least four ...more

Lydia Villa-Komaroff is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Villa-Komaroff Lydia Villa-Komaroff is a molecular cellular biologist who currently works as a Chief Scientific Officer and board member at Cytonome Incorporated. Notably, she is the third Mexican American ...more

Lydia Kandou is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Kandou Lydia Ruth Elizabeth Kandou is an Indonesian actress and multiple-Citra Award winner.

Lydia Stahl is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Stahl Lydia Stahl was a secret agent who worked for Soviet Military Intelligence in New York and Paris. She was born Lydia Chkalov in Rostov, in the south of Russia, in 1890. Once the wife of a ...more

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Lydia Loveless is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Loveless Lydia Loveless is an alternative country singer-songwriter from Columbus, Ohio. Her music combines classic country, honky tonk, and punk rock.

Lydia Leonard is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Leonard Lydia Leonard is an English stage, film and television actress.

Lydia T. Black is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia T. Black Lydia T. Black is an author and editor.

Lydia Rotich is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Rotich Lydia Chebet Rotich is a Kenyan long-distance runner who specializes in the 3000 metres steeplechase. She finished fifth at the 2009 World Athletics Final. Her personal best time is 9:21.38 ...more

Lydia St. Martin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia St. Martin Lydia St. Martin is an adult film actress.

Lydia Woodward is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Woodward Lydia Woodward is an American television writer and producer. She has worked as both a writer and producer on the primetime serial ER.

Lydia Lamaison is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Lamaison Lydia Lamaison was an Argentine actress. She appeared in 47 films and television shows between 1939 and 2012. She starred in the film La caída, which was entered into the 9th Berlin ...more

Lydia Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Cabrera Lydia Cabrera was a Cuban anthropologist and poet. Cabrera was a Cuban writer and literary activist. She was an authority on Santería and other Afro-Cuban religions. During her lifetime ...more

Lydia Davis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Davis Lydia Davis is an American writer noted for her short stories. Davis is also a novelist, essayist, and translator from French and other languages, and has produced several new translations of ...more

Lydia Tenaglia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Tenaglia Lydia Tenaglia is a television producer.

Lydia Chukovskaya is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Chukovskaya Lydia Korneyevna Chukovskaya was a Soviet writer and poet. Her deeply personal writings reflect the human cost of Soviet totalitarianism, and she devoted much of her career to defending ...more

Lydia Yeamans Titus is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Yeamans Titus Lydia Yeamans Titus, was an Australian–born American singer, dancer, comedian and actress who had a lengthy career on vaudeville and in cinema. She was remembered on stage for her Baby-Talk act ...more

Lydia Lopokova is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Lopokova Lydia Lopokova, Baroness Keynes was a famous Russian ballerina during the early 20th century. She is known also as Lady Keynes, the wife of the economist John Maynard Keynes.

Lydia Rabinowitsch-Kempner is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Rabinowitsch-Kempner Lydia Rabinowitsch-Kempner was an American physician. Lydia Rabinowitsch was born at Kovno, Russian Empire. She was educated at the girls' gymnasium of her native city, and privately in Latin ...more

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Lydia Dunn, Baroness Dunn is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Dunn, Baroness Dunn Lydia Selina Dunn, Baroness Dunn, DBE, JP, was the Senior Unofficial Member of the Legislative Council and Executive Council of Hong Kong from 1985–1988 and 1988–1995, after Rogerio Hyndman Lobo ...more

Lydia Jordan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Jordan Lydia Grace Jordan is an American actress best known for her role as Alice in the 2008 film Doubt.

Lydia Child is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Child Lydia Maria Francis Child, born Lydia Maria Francis, was an American abolitionist, women's rights activist, opponent of American expansionism, Indian rights activist, novelist, and journalist. ...more

Lydia Mackay is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Mackay Lydia Marie Mackay is an American theatre actress and voice actress primarily known for her work for Funimation and OkraTron 5000. She has provided voices for a number of English versions of ...more

Lydia Clarke is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Clarke Lydia Marie Clarke is an American actress and photographer, and the widow of Academy Award-winning actor Charlton Heston. She was born in Two Rivers, Wisconsin. She married Charlton Heston on ...more

Lydia Sherwood is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Sherwood Lydia Sherwood was a British film actress. She was married to the poet Lazarus Aaronson from 1924 to 1931.

Lydia Zadel is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Zadel Lydia Zadel is an actress, film producer and editor.

Lydia Thompson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Thompson Lydia Thompson, born Eliza Hodges Thompson, was an English dancer, comedian, actress and theatrical producer. After dancing and performing in pantomimes in Britain and then in Europe as a ...more

Lydia Hull is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Hull Lydia Hull is an actress.

Lydia Cacho is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Cacho Lydia Cacho Ribeiro is a Mexican journalist, feminist, and human rights activist. Described by Amnesty International as "perhaps Mexico’s most famous investigative journalist and women’s ...more

Lydia Dean Pilcher is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Dean Pilcher Lydia Dean Pilcher is an American film and television producer and founder of Cine Mosaic, a production company based in New York City. Cine Mosaic has established itself as one of New York's ...more

Lydia Oulmou is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Oulmou Lydia Oulmou is an Algerian international volleyball player, playing as middle blocker. She was in the Algerian squad that went to the 2008 Summer Olympics. She captained the Algerian team at ...more

Lydia Kavraki is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Kavraki Lydia E. Kavraki is a Greek computer scientist, the Noah Harding Professor of Computer Science, a professor of bioengineering at Rice University, and a professor of structural and computational ...more

Lydia Wideman is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Wideman Lydia Wideman, known after marriage as Lydia Wideman-Lehtonen is a former cross-country skier from Finland. She was born in Vilppula. She became the first female Olympic medalist in ...more

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Lydia Marks is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Marks Lydia Marks is a film set decorator and production designer.

Lydia Kavina is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Kavina Lydia Yevgenyevna Kavina is a Russian theremin player, and is currently the leading performing musician on the instrument. The granddaughter of Léon Theremin's first cousin, a Soviet ...more

Lydia R. Diamond is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia R. Diamond Lydia R. Diamond is an American playwright. Her plays include: Here I Am...See Can You Handle It; The Inside, adapted from the poems of Nikki Giovanni; Stage Black; The Gift Horse; Stick Fly; ...more

Lydia Knott is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Knott Lydia Knott was an American actress of the silent film era. She appeared in 91 films between 1914 and 1937. She was born in Tyner, Indiana and died in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles. She was the ...more

Lydia Waters is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Lydia

Lydia Billiet is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Billiet Lydia Billiet was an actor.

Lydia Rodríguez Fernández is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Lydia
Lydia Rodríguez Fernández Lydia Rodríguez Fernández, better known as Lydia, is a Spanish pop singer.