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Who Is The Most Famous Penelope In The World?

Updated January 19, 2021 212 votes 22 voters 9.9k views23 items

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

How many celebrities named Penelope can you think of? The famous Penelopes below have many different professions, including notable actors named Penelope, famous musicians named Penelope, and even authors named Penelope.

Penelope Cruz is certainly one of the most famous Penelopes on this list. One of the famous actresses named Penelope, she made her feature film debut in 1992's Jamón Jamón. She also appeared in such movies as Vanilla Sky, Nine, and Vicky Cristina Barcelona.

Another of the famous people with the first name Penelope is Penelope Ann Miller. She rose to fame on Broadway after receiving critical acclaim for her performance in the original production of Biloxi Blues. Adventures in Babysitting, Carlito's Way, and The Relic are also among her notable projects.

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    Penelope Ann Miller (born Penelope Andrea Miller; January 13, 1964), sometimes credited as...  more

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    #1331 of 1,883 The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History#309 of 574 American Public Figures Who Are National Treasures

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    Penélope Cruz

    1974-04-28
    Penélope Cruz Sánchez (; Spanish: [peˈnelope kɾuθ ˈsantʃeθ]; born 28 April 1974) is a Spanish...  more

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    #118 of 201 The Best Actresses Working Today#161 of 349 The Best Actresses In Film History

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    Penelope Wilton

    1946-06-03
    Dame Penelope Alice Wilton (born 3 June 1946) is an English actress. She is known for...  more

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    #37 of 54 The Best English Actresses Working Today#11 of 21 The Best Downton Abbey Actors

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    Penélope Menchaca (born September 6, 1968) is a Los Angeles based Mexican television host,...  more
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    Penelope Spheeris (born December 2, 1945 or 1946; sources differ) is an American film...  more
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    Penelope Keith

    1940-04-02
    Dame Penelope Anne Constance Keith, (née Hatfield; born 2 April 1940) is an English actress,...  more

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    #227 of 281 The Funniest Female Comedians of All Time#121 of 185 The Best Living English Actresses

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    Penelope Tree

    1949-12-02
    Penelope Tree (born 2 December 1949) is an English former fashion model prominent in swinging...  more
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    Penelope Milford (born March 23, 1948) is an American stage and screen actress. She is best...  more
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    Penelope Plummer (October 26, 1949, Melbourne, Australia) is an Australian actress, model and...  more
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    Penelope Windust (born July 13, 1945) is an American television, film, and stage actress. She...  more
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    Penelope Corrin

    1975-11-28
    Penelope Anne Corrin (born 28 November 1975) is a Canadian actress and writer. Corrin was born...  more
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    Penelope Delta

    1874-01-01
    Penelope Delta (Greek: Πηνελόπη Δέλτα; 1874, Alexandria, Khedivate of Egypt – 2 May 1941,...  more
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    Penelope Ann Rachel, Lady Reed (born Penelope Anne Rachel Dudley Ward; 4 August 1914 – 22...  more
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    Penelope Mary Fitzgerald (17 December 1916 – 28 April 2000) was an English Booker...  more
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    1

    Penelope Houston

    1958-12-17
    Penelope Houston (born December 17, 1958) is an American singer-songwriter best known as the...  more
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    1

    Penelope Lively

    1933-03-17
    Dame Penelope Margaret Lively (born Penelope Margaret Low, 17 March 1933) is a British...  more
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    1

    Penelope Mortimer

    1918-09-19
    Penelope Ruth Mortimer (née Fletcher, 19 September 1918 – 19 October 1999) was a Welsh-born...  more
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    Penelope Trunk

    1966-01-01
    Penelope Trunk is an American businesswoman, author, and blogger. Her work focuses on the...  more
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    Penelope Anne Wensley (born 18 October 1946) is a former Australian public servant and...  more
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    1

    Penelope Jean Hayes

    1973-10-23
    Penelope Jean Hayes (born October 23, 1973) is a writer, on-camera television contributor,...  more
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    0

    Penelope McGhie

    1960-01-01
    Penelope McGhie is an actor....
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    Penelope Scotland Disick is the daughter of Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick....  more
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    Penelope Mitchell is an Australian actress best known for playing the role of Letha Godfrey on...  more