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Who Is The Most Famous Shelley In The World?

Updated December 29, 2020 701 votes 53 voters 13k views40 items

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

Shelley Long is certainly one of the most famous Shelleys on this list. One of the famous TV personalities named Shelley, she is best known for playing Diane on Cheers. She also appeared in Modern Family, The Brady Bunch Movie, and Dr. T & the Women.

Another of the famous people with the first name Shelley is Shelley Winters. She was an Oscar-winning actress who was featured in The Diary of Anne Frank and A Patch of Blue. She also played Roseanne's grandmother in Roseanne.

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

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    Shelley Long


    BirthplaceFort Wayne, Indiana, United States of America

    Shelley Lee Long (born August 23, 1949) is an American actress and comedian. She is best known for her role as Diane Chambers on the hit sitcom Cheers, for which she received five Emmy nominations,...  more

    #104 of 250 The Funniest Female Comedians of All Time#138 of 163 The Best Hallmark Channel Actresses#131 of 153 The Most Stunning Celebrity Women Over 50

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    Shelley Duvall


    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    Shelley Alexis Duvall (born July 7, 1949) is an American former actress, producer, writer and singer. Over the duration of her career, Duvall garnered critical acclaim for her portrayals of various...  more

    Behind-The-Scenes Stories About Shelley Duvall From 'The Shining'#1464 of 1,883 The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History#7 of 14 Actors Talk About The Roles They Regret Taking

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    Shelley Winters


    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

    Shelley Winters (born Shirley Schrift; August 18, 1920 – January 14, 2006) was an American actress whose career spanned almost six decades. She appeared in numerous films, and won Academy Awards for...  more

    #137 of 349 The Best Actresses In Film History#464 of 753 People We Wish Were Still Alive#108 of 316 The Greatest American Actresses Of All Time

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    Shelley Hack


    BirthplaceWhite Plains, New York, United States of America

    Shelley Marie Hack (born July 6, 1947) is an American model, actress, producer, and political and media advisor. Hack is best remembered as the face of Revlon's Charlie perfume from the mid-1970s...  more
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    Shelley Hennig


    BirthplaceDestrehan, Louisiana, USA

    Shelley Catherine Hennig (born January 2, 1987) is an American model and actress. She is also a beauty pageant titleholder who held the Miss Teen USA 2004 title. She played Stephanie Johnson on Days...  more
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    Shelley Conn


    BirthplaceBarnet, United Kingdom

    Shelley Deborah Conn (born 21 September 1976) is an English actress....  more
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    Shelley Fabares


    BirthplaceSanta Monica, California, United States of America

    Michele Ann Marie "Shelley" Fabares (; born January 19, 1944) is an American actress and singer. She is best known for her roles as Donna Reed's daughter Mary Stone on The Donna Reed Show (1958–63)...  more

    #1205 of 1,891 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time#582 of 904 Celebrity Death Pool 2021#48 of 80 The Hottest Classic Actresses

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    Shelley Berman


    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, USA

    Sheldon Leonard Berman (February 3, 1925 – September 1, 2017) was an American comedian, actor, writer, teacher, lecturer and poet.In his comedic career, Berman was awarded three gold records and he...  more
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    Shelly West


    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio, USA

    Shelly West (born May 23, 1958) is an American country music singer. Her mother was the country music star Dottie West, whose career spanned three decades. The younger West reached her peak in...  more
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    BirthplaceBronx, New York, USA

    Shelley Morrison (born Rachel Mitrani; October 26, 1936) is an American actress. Early in her career, she was sometimes credited as Rachel Domínguez. Morrison has been a theater and television...  more
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    Shelly Gross


    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Sheldon Harvey "Shelly" Gross (May 20, 1921 – June 19, 2009) was an American producer and promoter of concerts and theatrical performances, who developed a number of venues in suburban areas outside...  more
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    BirthplaceFort Worth, Texas, United States of America

    Shelley Calene-Black is an American voice actress who has provided voices for a number of English language versions of Japanese anime films and television series. She has worked for Funimation, ADV...  more
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    Shelly Manne


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Sheldon Manne (June 11, 1920 – September 26, 1984), professionally known as Shelly Manne, was an American jazz drummer. Most frequently associated with West Coast jazz, he was known for his...  more
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    Shelley Malil


    BirthplaceKerala, India

    Shelley Mathew Malil (; born December 23, 1964) is a former actor. Malil emigrated to the United States in 1974. He appeared in a number of television shows and films, including The 40-Year-Old...  more
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    Shelley Jensen is an American television director and producer. He has directed episodes for a number of notable television series including The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Friends, Amen, What I Like...  more
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    Shelley Craft


    BirthplaceBrisbane, Australia

    Shelley Craft (born 21 June 1976) is an Australian television personality. She is most well known for her long-running presenting roles on the Seven Network programs Saturday Disney from 1996 until...  more
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    Shelly Desai


    BirthplaceMumbai, India

    Shelly Desai is an actor....  more
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    Shelly Jamison

    Shelly Leah Jamison aka Shelly Jamison (born July 10, 1962) is a former television news reporter from Phoenix, who appeared as a Playboy magazine cover model and the sideline reporter on the...  more
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    Shelley Berkley


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Rochelle "Shelley" Berkley (born Rochelle Levine; January 20, 1951) served as U.S. Representative for Nevada's 1st congressional district, from 1999 to 2013. In 2012, she was an unsuccessful...  more
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    Shelley Jackson



    Shelley Jackson (born 1963) is an American writer and artist known for her cross-genre experiments, including her hyperfiction, Patchwork Girl (1995). Her first novel was published in 2006, Half...  more
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    Shelley Beattie


    BirthplaceSanta Ana, California

    Shelley Beattie (August 24, 1967 – February 16, 2008) was a professional female bodybuilder and actress. At the peak of her competitive career as a professional bodybuilder, Beattie reached the top...  more
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    Shelley Nitschke


    BirthplaceAdelaide, Australia

    Shelley Nitschke (born 3 December 1976) is a female cricketer who played for South Australia and Australia. A left-handed batsman and left arm orthodox spinner, she was one of the leading...  more
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    Shelley Midura


    BirthplaceNew Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

    Shelley Stephenson Midura (born January 2, 1966) is a resident of New Orleans, Louisiana and a former member of the New Orleans City Council. A Democrat, she represented District A from 2006 to her...  more
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    Shelley von Strunckel


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    Shelley von Strunckel (born 15 July 1946) is a California-born sun sign astrologer with newspaper columns widely published in Europe, the Middle East, Australia and Asia.After working in fashion...  more
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    Shelley Ackerman


    BirthplaceManhattan, New York City, New York

    Shelley Ackerman (born October 14, 1953) is an American astrologer, writer, actress and singer. She has been a frequent guest and commentator on radio and television news and entertainment shows....  more
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