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Who Is The Most Famous Meredith In The World?

Updated January 26, 2021 247 votes 29 voters 7.2k views30 items

List RulesVote up all of the Merediths you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Meredith can you think of? The famous Merediths below have many different professions, including notable actors named Meredith, famous musicians named Meredith, and even athletes named Meredith.

Meredith Vieira is certainly one of the most famous Merediths on this list. One of the famous TV personalities named Meredith, she is best known for co-hosting The View and Today. She has also been featured on Dateline, The Meredith Vieira Show, and Intimate Portrait.

Another of the famous people with the first name Meredith is Meredith Brooks. She is a singer-songwriter. Her albums include Blurring the Edges, Deconstruction, and Bad Bad One.

You may also recognize Meredith Scott Lynn from Legally Blonde, and Meredith Salenger from Dream a Little Dream. They are both famous actresses named Meredith. 

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Meredith? Just add them to the list!

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    Meredith Vieira


    BirthplaceProvidence, Rhode Island, USA

    Meredith Louise Vieira (born December 30, 1953) is an American broadcast journalist and television personality. She is best known as the original moderator of the daytime talk show The View...  more
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    Meredith Brooks


    BirthplaceCorvallis, Oregon, United States of America

    Meredith Ann Brooks (born June 12, 1958) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist best known for her 1997 hit song "Bitch", for which she was nominated for a Grammy Award....  more
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    Meredith Baxter


    BirthplaceSouth Pasadena, California, United States of America

    Alternative NameMeredith Baxter Birney, Meredith Baxter-Birney

    Meredith Ann Baxter (born June 21, 1947) is an American actress and producer. She is known for her roles on the ABC drama series Family (1976–80) and the NBC sitcom Family Ties (1982–89), credited as...  more

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    BirthplaceOttawa, Canada

    Meredith Henderson (born November 24, 1983) is a Canadian actress best known for playing the title role in The Adventures of Shirley Holmes. She also had a leading role as wheelchair-using Cleo...  more
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    BirthplaceUSA, Malibu, California

    Meredith Dawn Salenger (born March 14, 1970) is an American actress. She is best known for her title role in the 1985 film The Journey of Natty Gann and the 1989 teen comedy, Dream a Little Dream....  more
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    Meredith Monroe


    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Houston

    Meredith Monroe (born December 30, 1969) is an American actress best known for portraying Andie McPhee on Dawson's Creek from 1998 to 2003, and her recurring role as Haley Hotchner on Criminal Minds....  more
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    BirthplaceBrooklyn, New York, USA

    Meredith Scott Lynn (born March 8, 1970) is an American actress, producer, and director. She attended the High School of Performing Arts in New York City. ...  more
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    Meredith Hagner


    BirthplaceUSA, North Carolina, Chapel Hill

    Meredith Kathleen Hagner (born May 31, 1987) is an American actress, best known for her role as "lovable narcissist" Portia in the TBS dark comedy Search Party (2016–present). She is also known for...  more

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    Meredith Ostrom


    BirthplaceNew York, United States of America

    Meredith Joy Ostrom (born 18 February 1977) is an American actress. She graduated New York University, Tisch School of the Arts where she got her BFA degree with a double major in Drama and Fine arts...  more
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    Meredith Monk


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Meredith Jane Monk (born November 20, 1942) is an American composer, performer, director, vocalist, filmmaker, and choreographer. Since the 1960s, Monk has created multi-disciplinary works which...  more

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    Meredith Eaton


    BirthplaceLong Island, New York, United States of America

    Alternative NameMeredith Hope Eaton, Meredith Eaton-Gilden, Meredith Gilden

    Meredith Hope Eaton (sometimes credited as Meredith Eaton-Gilden; born August 26, 1974) is an American actress. She is 4 feet (1.2 m) tall and refers to herself as a "short-stature actress". She is...  more
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    Meredith MacRae


    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, USA

    Meredith Lynn MacRae (May 30, 1944 – July 14, 2000) was an American actress and singer known for her roles as Sally Morrison on My Three Sons (1963–1965) and as Billie Jo Bradley on Petticoat...  more
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    Meredith Ann Whitney (born November 20, 1969) is an American businesswoman hailed as “The Oracle of Wall Street” by Bloomberg. She is best known for successfully forecasting the difficulties of...  more
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    BirthplaceBeaverton, Oregon, USA

    Meredith Phillips (born September 13, 1974) is known for being a contestant on the fourth season of The Bachelor where she was rejected by Bob Guiney. She was later chosen for the second season of...  more

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    BirthplaceMason City, Iowa, United States of America

    Robert Reiniger Meredith Willson (May 18, 1902 – June 15, 1984) was an American flautist, composer, conductor, musical arranger, bandleader and playwright & author, best known for writing the book,...  more
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    Meredith L. Patterson (born April 30, 1977) is an American technologist, science fiction writer, and journalist. She has spoken at numerous industry conferences on a wide range of topics. She is also...  more
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    BirthplaceWilson, North Carolina

    Meredith Frances Sooter (born January 19, 1983, née, Andrews) is a contemporary Christian music artist, songwriter, and worship leader. She has won two Dove Awards....  more

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    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Meredith Bright Colket (November 19, 1878, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – June 7, 1947, Philadelphia) was an American pole vaulter who competed in the late 19th century and early 20th century. He...  more
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    BirthplaceSeoul, South Korea

    Meredith Jung-En Woo is a South Korean-born academic and author. She is presently the 13th and current President of Sweet Briar College, and is the former director of the International Higher...  more
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    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum (born 26 December 1969) is an American-born German equestrian who competes at the international level in show jumping....  more
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    Meredith Maran


    BirthplaceNew York

    Meredith Maran (born 1951, in New York) is an author, book critic, and journalist. She has published twelve nonfiction books, several of them San Francisco Chronicle best-sellers, and a successful...  more
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    Meredith Nicholson


    BirthplaceCrawfordsville, Indiana

    Meredith Nicholson (December 9, 1866 – December 22, 1947) was a best-selling author from Indiana, United States, a politician, and a diplomat....  more
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    Meredith Starr


    BirthplaceMiddlesex, United Kingdom

    Roland Meredith Starr (born Herbert Close; 29 December 1890 – 13 December 1971) was a British occultist and poet. He is credited with introducing Meher Baba to the West....  more
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    Meredith Webber

    Meredith Webber is the author of over 50 contemporary romance novels. Many of her novels have been published as part of Mills and Boon's Medical Romance line of category romances. Her novels have...  more
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    Meredith Scardino is a screenwriter....  more