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Ever thought about how many famous people named Olive are out there? This list of celebrities named Olive will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Olives below include actors named Olive and athletes named Olive, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Olive who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Olives below include Olive Thomas, Olive Borden, and Olive Schreiner.
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Olive Thomas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Pin-up girl, Model, Actor Olive Thomas was an American silent film actress and model. Thomas began her career as an illustrators' model in 1914, and moved on to the Ziegfeld Follies the following year. During her time as ...more

Olive Borden is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Actor Olive Borden was an American film and stage actress who began her career during the silent film era. Nicknamed "The Joy Girl", Borden was known for her jet-black hair and overall ...more

Olive Schreiner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Pacifist, Writer Olive Schreiner was a South African author, anti-war campaigner and intellectual. She is best remembered today for her novel The Story of an African Farm which has been highly acclaimed since ...more

Olive Willis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Olive Willis Olive Margaret Willis was an English educationist and headmistress. She founded Downe House School and was its head for nearly forty years, from 1907 to 1946.

Olive Senior is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Writer Olive Marjorie Senior is a Jamaican poet, novelist, short story and non-fiction writer currently living in Toronto, Canada.

Olive de Grasse is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Olive de Grasse Olive de Grasse was the daughter of Sam De Grasse.

Olive Ann Burns is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Journalist, Novelist, Writer Olive Ann Burns was an American writer from Georgia best known for her single completed novel, Cold Sassy Tree, published in 1984.

Olive Tell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Actor Olive Tell was a stage and screen actress from New York City. She graduated from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in 1915. Tell's sister, Alma Tell, was also a stage actress. The sisters ...more

Olive Carey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Actor Olive Carey was an American film and television actress.

Olive Loughnane is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Athlete Olive Loughnane is a retired Irish race walker. She has competed in four Olympic Games. Loughnane has represented Ireland at five consecutive editions of the World Championships in Athletics and ...more

Olive Sloane is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Actor Olive Sloane was an English actress whose film career spanned over 40 years from the silent era through to her death. Sloane's career trajectory was unusual in that for most of her professional ...more

Olive Hazlett is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Mathematician Olive Clio Hazlett was an American mathematician who spent most of her career working for the University of Illinois. She mainly researched algebra, and wrote seventeen research papers on ...more

Olive Walter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Actor Olive Walter is an actress.

Olive Osmond is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Olive Osmond Secretary Olive May Osmond was the matriarch of the American Osmond singing family, and mother of entertainers Donny Osmond and Marie Osmond.

Olive Deering is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Actor Olive Deering was an American actress of film, television, and the stage, active from the late 1940s to the mid-1960s. She was a life member of The Actors Studio, as was her brother, Alfred ...more

Olive Dickason is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Olive Dickason Olive Patricia Dickason was a Canadian historian. She was a key figure in the study of Aboriginal History in Canada's academic world. Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, her family moved to the ...more

Olive Diefenbaker is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Olive Diefenbaker Olive Evangeline Freeman Palmer Diefenbaker was the second wife of John George Diefenbaker, the 13th Prime Minister of Canada. Olive Palmer was born in 1902 in Roland, Manitoba. John Diefenbaker ...more

Olive Ann Alcorn is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Olive Ann Alcorn Actor Olive Ann Alcorn was an American dancer, model, and silent film actress of the 1910s and 1920s. She is better remembered today for the numerous nude photographs of her from the era than for her ...more

Olive Zakharov is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Politician Alice Olive Zakharov was an Australian politician. Zakharov was elected as an Australian Labor Party member of the Australian Senate in 1983. Former Senator Graham Richardson, a leader of the ...more

Olive Rush is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Olive Rush Olive Rush was an illustrator, muralist, and an important pioneer in Native American Art Education.

Olive Parker Black is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Olive Parker Black Painter, Artist Olive Parker Black (1868-1948) was an American painter.

Olive Tilford Dargan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Olive Tilford Dargan Writer Olive Tilford Dargan was a writer and a poet. Her early works revolved around mountain poetry. Her works like: The Cycle's Rim, Lute and Furrow, Highland Annals were inspired from her love of ...more

Olive Pink is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Olive Pink Botanist Olive Muriel Pink was an Australian botanical illustrator, anthropologist, gardener, and activist for aboriginal rights. Pink spent much of her life agitating and being a passionate advocate for ...more

Olive Ann Beech is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Olive Ann Beech Businessperson Olive Ann Beech was a U.S. aviation pioneer and businesswoman.

Olive Little is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Olive
Olive Little Baseball player Olive Bend Little [Ollie] was a female pitcher who played in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League between the 1943 and 1946 seasons. Listed at 5' 3", 135 lb., Little batted ...more