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If your name is Rose, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Rose or Rosemary, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Rosemary can you think of? The famous Roses below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Rose, athletes named Rosemary, and even political figures named Rosemary. The music industry is no stranger to the name Rose, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Rosemary are worth mentioning? If you loved the show Charmed, then you probably already know actress Rose McGowan. Other famous women named Rose Byrne, Rose Leslie, and Rosemary Clooney. To read more about these notable people named Rosemary, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.

Rose McGowan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 45
Rose Arianna McGowan is an American actress and singer. She has played Paige Matthews in The WB supernatural drama series Charmed, and Ann-Margret alongside Jonathan Rhys Meyers as Elvis Presley ...more

Rose Byrne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 39
Mary Rose Byrne is an Australian actress. Byrne made her screen debut in 1994 with a small role in the film Dallas Doll. In 2000, she played a leading role in the Australian film The Goddess of ...more

Rose Leslie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 32
Rose Leslie is a Scottish actress best known for her portrayals of Ygritte in the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones and Gwen Dawson in the ITV Network drama series Downton Abbey.

Rosemary Clooney is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Rose
Dec. at 74 (1928-2002)
Rosemary Clooney was an American cabaret singer and actress. She came to prominence in the early 1950s with the novelty hit "Come On-a My House", which was followed by other pop ...more

Rosemary West is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 65
Rosemary Pauline "Rose" West is a British serial killer, now an inmate at HMP Low Newton, Brasside, Durham, after being convicted of 10 murders in 1995. Her husband Fred, who committed ...more

Rose Marie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 95
Rose Marie is an American actress. As a child performer she had a successful singing career as Baby Rose Marie. A veteran of vaudeville, Rose Marie's career includes film, records, theater, ...more

Rose McIver is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 30
Rose McIver is a New Zealand actress. Her mainstream feature film debut came in 2009's The Lovely Bones; other works include the films Predicament, and Blinder; as well as guest appearances in ...more

Rosemary Harris is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 91
Rosemary Ann Harris is an English actress. She is a 1986 American Theatre Hall of Fame inductee. Harris began her stage career in 1948, before making her Broadway debut in 1952. For her New York ...more

Rosemary LaPlanche is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Rose
Dec. at 56 (1923-1979)
Rosemary E. LaPlanche was Miss America in 1941. Rosemary LaPlanche moved to southern California from Kansas with her mother and sister, Louise LaPlanche, at a very early age. LaPlanche, who ...more

Rosemary Sutcliff is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Rose
Dec. at 72 (1920-1992)
Rosemary Sutcliff CBE was a British novelist best known for children's books, especially historical fiction and retellings of myths and legends. Although she was primarily a children's author, ...more

Rosemary DeCamp is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Rose
Dec. at 91 (1910-2001)
Rosemary DeCamp was an American radio, film and television actress.

Rosemary Nelson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Rose
Dec. at 41 (1958-1999)
Rosemary Nelson was a prominent Irish human rights solicitor who was assassinated by an Ulster loyalist paramilitary group in 1999. A bomb exploded under her car at her home in Lurgan, Northern ...more

Rosemary Casals is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 70
Rosemary "Rosie" Casals is a former American professional tennis player. Rosemary Casals earned her reputation as a rebel in the tennis world when she began competing in the early ...more

Rosemary Alexander is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 79
Rosemary Alexander is an actress.

Rosemary Shrager is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 68
Rosemary Shrager is an English chef, best known for being an haute cuisine teacher on the reality television programme Ladette to Lady, and as a judge on Soapstar Superchef. She also made an ...more

Rose Abdoo is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 56
Rose M. Abdoo is an American actress and comedian, known for her roles as Stars Hollow's local mechanic, Gypsy, on Gilmore Girls and as Spanish teacher Señorita Rodriguez on That's So

Rosemary Murphy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Rose
Dec. at 89 (1925-2014)
Rosemary Murphy was an American actress of stage, film, and television. She was nominated for three Tony Awards for her stage work, as well as two Emmy Awards for television work, winning once, ...more

Rose Namajunas is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 26
Rose Namajunas is an American mixed martial artist who is currently competing in the Women's Strawweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. As of December 16, 2014, she is #4 in the ...more

Rose Harsent is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Rose
Dec. at 22 (1879-1901)

Rosemary Leach is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 83
Rosemary Leach is an English stage, television and film actress. She won the 1982 Olivier Award for Best Actress in a New Play for 84, Charing Cross Road and received Best Supporting Actress ...more

Rose Troche is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 55
Rose Troche is a film and television director, television producer, and screenwriter.

Rosemary Wells is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Rose
Rosemary Wells age 76
Rosemary Wells is an American writer and illustrator of children's books. She is well known for the Max and Ruby series, which follows the everyday adventures of sibling bunnies, curious ...more

Rose Wilder Lane is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Rose
Dec. at 82 (1886-1968)
Rose Wilder Lane was an American journalist, travel writer, novelist, and political theorist. She is noted – with Ayn Rand and Isabel Paterson – as one of the founding mothers of the American ...more

Rose Moss is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Rose
Rose Moss
Rose Rappoport Moss is an American writer born in South Africa. She has published novels, short stories, words for music and nonfiction. Moss was born in Johannesburg, and has lived in the ...more

Rosemary Radford Ruether is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Rose
age 82
Rosemary Radford Ruether is an American feminist scholar and Catholic theologian. Ruether is an advocate of women's ordination, a movement among Catholic religious persons who affirm women's ...more