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Famous People Named Marjorie

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Ever thought about how many famous people named Marjorie are out there? This list of celebrities named Marjorie will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Marjories below include actors named Marjorie and athletes named Marjorie, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Marjorie who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Marjories below include Marjorie Jackson-Nelson, Marjorie Wallace, and Marjorie Lord.
  • Marjorie Jackson-Nelson (born 13 September 1931) is a former Governor of South Australia and a former Australian athlete. She finished her sporting career with two Olympic and seven Commonwealth...  more
  • Age66

    BirthplaceIndianapolis, Indiana, United States of America


    Marjorie Wallace (born January 23, 1954) is an American actress, TV Host, model and beauty queen. In 1973, she made history as the first woman from the United States to be crowned Miss World, but...  more
  • Age102

    BirthplaceSan Francisco, California, USA


    Marjorie Lord (née Wollenberg; July 26, 1918 – November 28, 2015) was an American television and film actress. She played Kathy "Clancy" O'Hara Williams, opposite Danny Thomas's character on The...  more
  • Marjorie Bowen

    Author, Writer

    AgeDec. at 67 (1885-1952)

    BirthplaceHayling Island, England


    Margaret Gabrielle Vere Long (née Campbell; 1 November 1885 – 23 December 1952), who used the pseudonym Marjorie Bowen, was a British author who wrote historical romances, supernatural horror...  more
  • Marjorie Scardino

    Editor, Businessperson


    BirthplaceFlagstaff, Arizona


    Dame Marjorie Morris Scardino, , FRSA (born 25 January 1947) is an American-born British business executive. She is the former CEO of Pearson PLC. Scardino became a trustee of Oxfam during her tenure...  more
  • Marjorie Lee Browne

    Mathematician, Professor

    AgeDec. at 65 (1914-1979)

    BirthplaceMemphis, Tennessee


    Marjorie Lee Browne (September 9, 1914 – October 19, 1979) was a mathematics educator. She was one of the first African-American women to receive a Ph.D in mathematics....  more
  • AgeDec. at 85 (1890-1975)

    BirthplaceActon, Franklin Township, Indiana, United States of America


    Marjorie Main was the stage name of Mary Tomlinson (February 24, 1890 – April 10, 1975), who was an American character actress and singer of the Classical Hollywood period, best known as a...  more
  • Marjorie Joyner

    Businessperson, Entrepreneur

    AgeDec. at 98 (1896-1994)

    BirthplaceMonterey, Virginia


  • Marjorie Cameron Parsons Kimmel (April 23, 1922 – July 24, 1995), who professionally used the mononym Cameron, was an American artist, poet, actress, and occultist. A follower of Thelema, the new...  more
  • AgeDec. at 70 (1922-1992)

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California


    Marjorie Gestring (November 18, 1922 – April 20, 1992) was a competitive springboard diver from the United States. At the age of 13 years and 268 days, she won the gold medal in 3-meter springboard...  more
  • Marjorie Bruce or Marjorie de Brus (probably 1296–1316) was the eldest daughter of Robert the Bruce, King of Scots, by his first wife, Isabella of Mar. Marjorie's marriage to Walter, High Steward of...  more
  • AgeDec. at 80 (1917-1997)

    BirthplaceBuhl, Idaho, USA


    Marjorie Reynolds (née Goodspeed; August 12, 1917 – February 1, 1997) was an American film/television actress and dancer, who appeared in more than 50 films....  more
  • AgeDec. at 31 (1904-1935)

    BirthplaceWinnipeg, Canada


    Marjorie White (July 22, 1904 – August 21, 1935) was a Canadian-born actress of stage and film....  more
  • AgeDec. at 29 (1908-1937)


    Marjorie Oelrichs Duchin (June 23, 1908 – August 3, 1937), nicknamed "Bubbles", was an American socialite. The daughter of Marjorie Ramely Oelrichs (nee Turnbull) (1883-1952) and Charles de Loosey...  more
  • Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

    Novelist, Author

    AgeDec. at 57 (1896-1953)

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C.


    Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings (August 8, 1896 – December 14, 1953) was an American author who lived in rural Florida and wrote novels with rural themes and settings. Her best known work, The Yearling,...  more
  • Marjorie de Sousa

    Model, Actor


    BirthplaceCaracas, Venezuela


    Marjorie de Sousa (born Marjorie Lissette de Sousa Rivas; 23 April 1980) is a Venezuelan actress and model of Portuguese descent. She is worldwide known for her villain roles in telenovelas....  more
  • AgeDec. at 81 (1889-1970)

    BirthplaceCalifornia, United States of America


    Marjorie Burnet Rambeau (July 15, 1889 – July 6, 1970) was an American film and stage actress. She began her stage career at age 12, and appeared in several silent films before debuting in her first...  more
  • Marjorie Gross

    Television producer, Screenwriter

    AgeDec. at 40 (1956-1996)

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada


    Marjorie Gross (April 18, 1956 – June 7, 1996) was a Canadian television writer and producer. She wrote for such shows as Newhart, The Larry Sanders Show, Square Pegs, Get a Life, and Seinfeld....  more
  • Marjorie Estiano

    Actor, Singer


    BirthplaceCuritiba, Brazil


    Marjorie Estiano (born March 8, 1982) is a Brazilian actress and singer. She rose to prominence in 2004 playing the role of Natasha in the Rede Globo teen series Malhação. In 2013, Marjorie played...  more
  • AgeDec. at 86 (1887-1973)

    BirthplaceSpringfield, Illinois


    Marjorie Merriweather Post (March 15, 1887 – September 12, 1973) was an American businesswoman, socialite and the owner of General Foods, Inc. She used much of her fortune to collect art,...  more
  • AgeDec. at 82 (1897-1979)

    BirthplaceKingston upon Hull, United Kingdom


    Marjorie Rhodes (9 April 1897 – 4 July 1979) was a British actress. She was born Millicent Wise in Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire. One of her best-known roles was as Lucy Fitton, the mother in Bill...  more
  • Marjorie Steele

    Sculptor, Painter


    BirthplaceReno, Nevada, United States of America


    Marjorie Steele is an actress....
  • Marjorie Agosín

    Poet, Professor




    Marjorie Agosín (born June 15, 1955) is a Chilean-American writer. She has gained notability for her outspokenness for women's rights in Chile. The United Nations has honored her for her work on...  more
  • AgeDec. at 86 (1896-1982)

    BirthplaceYork, Western Australia, Australia


    Alternative NameMarjorie E. Bennett^! Margery Bennett^! Marjorie Bennett

    Marjorie Bennett (January 15, 1896 – June 14, 1982) was an Australian-born television and film actress, who worked mainly in Great Britain and the United States. She began her acting career during...  more
  • Marjorie David is a writer and television producer....  more