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List of famous people named Pearl, along with photos. How many celebrities named Pearl can you think of? The famous Pearls below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Pearl, athletes named Pearl, and even political figures named Pearl. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Pearl? Add them to the list.

Pearl Bailey was an actress-singer who won a Tony for her title role in Hello, Dolly in an all-black production in 1968, along with an Emmy, a Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Being a daughter of missionaries, Pearl S. Buck lived in China for majority of her life. While there, she wrote her Pulitzer winning book The Good Earth. She even won a Nobel Peace Prize for Literature years later for her other works depicting what it was like in China.

Pearl Bailey is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Actor, Voice acting, Singer
Pearl Mae Bailey was an American actress and singer. After appearing in vaudeville, she made her Broadway debut in St. Louis Woman in 1946. She won a Tony Award for the title role in the ...more

Pearl S. Buck is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Novelist, Author, Writer
Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, also known by her Chinese name Sai Zhenzhu, was an American writer and novelist. As the daughter of missionaries, Buck spent most of her life before 1934 in China. Her ...more

Pearl White is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Actor
Pearl White was an actor.

Pearl Padamsee is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Theatre Director, Theatrical producer, Actor
Pearl Padamsee was an Indian theatre personality as a stage actress, director and producer of English language theatre in Mumbai active in 1950s–1990s. She also acted a few Hindi and English ...more

Pearl Lowe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Fashion designer, Designer, Singer
Pearl Lowe is an English singer-songwriter.

Pearl Lang is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Choreographer, Dancer, Teacher
Pearl Lang was an American dancer, choreographer and teacher renowned as an interpreter and propagator of the choreography style of Martha Graham, and also for her own longtime dance company, ...more

Pearl is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl is the sister of Bindiya Goswami.

Pearl Cleage is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Poet, Novelist, Author
Pearl Cleage is an African-American author whose work, both fiction and non-fiction, has been widely recognized. Her novel What Looks Like Crazy on an Ordinary Day was a 1998 Oprah Book Club ...more

Pearl Tan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Cinematographer
Pearl Tan is an Australian television and film actress, writer, director and producer. She is most well known for her role on Sea Patrol as Federal Agent Alicia Turnbull, a role she held during ...more

Pearl Eaton is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Choreographer, Actor
Pearl Eaton Levant was an American Broadway performer, choreographer, and dance supervisor of the 1910s and 1920s.

Pearl Hackney is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Actor, Dancer
Pearl Hackney was a British actress and the wife of comedian Eric Barker. She was born in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, but spent much of her early life in Liverpool, Lancashire. Her ...more

Pearl Howie is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl Howie Film Producer, Screenwriter, Cinematographer
Pearl Howie is a film director, screenwriter, film producer, and cinematographer.

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

Pearl Vasudevi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl Vasudevi Actor
Pearl Vasudevi was an early Sri Lankan actress. Vasudevi was born Pearl Peries in Galle on March 30, 1915 to a Burgher family. She studied at the Good Sheperd Convent in Kotahena and became ...more

Pearl Mary Teresa Craigie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl Mary Teresa Craigie Novelist, Playwright
Pearl Mary Teresa Craigie was an Anglo-American novelist and dramatist who wrote under the pen-name of John Oliver Hobbes. Though her work fell out of print in the twentieth-century, her first ...more

Pearl Abraham is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl Abraham Writer
Pearl Abraham is an American novelist, essayist and short story writer. She was the third of nine children in a Hasidic family. Her father was a rabbi. At age five, the family moved to New York ...more

Pearl Berman Greenwald is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl Berman Greenwald Theatrical producer
Pearl Berman Greenwald is a theatrical producer.

Pearl Sindelar is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl Sindelar Actor
Pearl Sindelar is an actress.

Pearl H M King is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl H M King Psychoanalyst
English Psychoanalyst.

Pearl Rivers is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl Rivers
Eliza Jane Poitevent Holbrook Nicholson, who wrote under the nom de plume Pearl Rivers, was a United States journalist and poet. She took the name from the Pearl River near her home in

Pearl Primus is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl Primus
Pearl Eileen Primus was a dancer, choreographer and anthropologist. Primus played an important role in the presentation of African dance to American audiences. Early in her career she saw the ...more

Pearl Long Cullen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl Long Cullen Politician
Pearl Long Cullen was the first woman to hold a constitutional office in the state of Florida. She was also was the first woman to be elected to a constitutional office in the state of Florida. ...more

Pearl Calahasen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl Calahasen is a Canadian politician, who currently represents the electoral district of Lesser Slave Lake in the Legislative Assembly of Alberta. A member of the Progressive Conservative ...more

Pearl Livingston is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl Livingston Singer
Pearl Livingston is a singer.

Pearl Argyle is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Pearl
Pearl Argyle Actor
Pearl Argyle was an actress.