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Who Is The Most Famous Simone In The World?

Updated May 13, 2021 414 votes 30 voters 7.1k views45 items

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How many celebrities named Simone can you think of? The famous Simones below have many different professions, including notable actors named Simone, famous athletes named Simone, and even musicians named Simone. There are male and female stars named Simone on this list. 

Simone Bile is certainly one of the most famous Simones on this list. One of the famous athletes named Simone, she is the most decorated American gymnast of all time. She has won multiple gold medals at the Olympic Games.

Another of the famous people with the first name Simone is Simone Signoret. She was an Academy Award-winning actress. She has appeared in such films as Room at the Top and Ship of Fools.

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

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    BirthplaceWiesbaden, Germany

    NationalityWeimar Republic, France

    Simone Signoret (French: [simɔn siɲɔʁɛ]; 25 March 1921 – 30 September 1985) was a French cinema actress often hailed as one of France's greatest film stars. She became the second French person to win...  more
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    Robert Henry Eller added1997-03-14

    BirthplaceColumbus, Ohio

    Simone Arianne Biles is an American artistic gymnast. Biles is a two-time US National All-Around Champion, two-time World All-Around Champion, two-time World Floor Champion, the 2014 World Beam...  more
  • 3

    BirthplaceJamshedpur, India


    Simone Singh (born 10 November 1974) is an Indian actress....  more
  • 4

    BirthplaceParis, France


    Simone Lucie Ernestine Marie Bertrand de Beauvoir (UK: , US: , French: [simɔn də bovwaʁ] (listen); 9 January 1908 – 14 April 1986) was a French writer, intellectual, existentialist philosopher,...  more

    #257 of 1,172 The Best Writers of All Time#435 of 2,753 The Most Influential People of All Time#244 of 1,355 The Greatest Minds of All Time

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    BirthplaceHoensbroek, Netherlands


    Simone Johanna Maria Simons (born 17 January 1985) is a Dutch singer-songwriter. She is best known for being the lead singer of Dutch symphonic metal band Epica, where she joined at the age of...  more

    #122 of 151 The Best Female Rock Singers#36 of 47 The Best Operatic Pop Artists

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    BirthplaceStirling, Eurasia, Stirling, United Kingdom, Scotland

    NationalityScotland, United Kingdom

    Simone Lahbib (; born 6 February 1965) is a Scottish actress. She is best known for her portrayal of idealistic Wing Governor and later Governing Governor Helen Stewart in the ITV1 drama Bad Girls....  more
  • 7

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Simone is a Broadway actress/singer and the daughter of Nina Simone....  more
  • 8

    BirthplaceBéthune, France


    Simone Thérèse Fernande Simon (23 April 1910 or 1911 – 22 February 2005) was a French film actress who began her film career in 1931....  more

    #59 of 80 The Hottest Classic Actresses#44 of 49 25+ Celebrities Born On April 23

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    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Simone Dinnerstein (born September 18, 1972) is an American classical pianist who is noted for her self-financed recording of Johann Sebastian Bach's Goldberg Variations, released in 2007....  more
  • 10

    BirthplaceMülheim, Germany


    Simone Hanselmann (born 6 December 1979) is a German actress. She started as a model and from 1998 to 1999, she played the role the bulimic schizophrenic model Anna Meisner (also Judith Unger and...  more
  • 11

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Simone Sherise Battle was an American actress and singer from Los Angeles, California. She was a finalist on The X Factor in 2011 and a member of the pop group G.R.L....  more
  • 12

    BirthplaceSalvador, Brazil


    Simone Bittencourt de Oliveira, better known as Simone, is a Brazilian singer and a major performer of Música popular brasileira (MPB) who has recorded more than 31 albums....  more
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    Simone Micheline Bodin (8 May 1925 – 2 March 2015), known professionally as Bettina or Bettina Graziani, was a French fashion model of the 1940s and 1950s and an early muse to the fashion designer...  more
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    Simone Nobili is a film crew member....  more
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    Simone "Simca" Beck (7 July 1904 in Normandy, France – 20 December 1991) was a French cookbook author and cooking teacher who, along with colleagues Julia Child and Louisette Bertholle, played a...  more
  • 16

    BirthplaceDublin, Republic of Ireland

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, Republic of Ireland

    Simone Rocha is a 2014 Glamour Awards winner of the Glamour Award for Fashion Designer....
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    BirthplaceSavannah, Georgia, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Simone Griffeth (born April 4, 1950), sometimes credited under her married name Simone Griffeth-McDonald, is an American actress. She was a Theater Arts major at the University of South Carolina for...  more
  • 18

    BirthplaceFlorence, Italy

    NationalityItaly, United States of America

    Simone Forti (born March 25, 1935), is an American Italian Postmodern artist, dancer, choreographer, and writer. Since the 1950's, Forti has exhibited, performed, and taught workshops all over the...  more
  • 19

    BirthplaceNew Zealand

    NationalityNew Zealand

    Simone Kessell (born 1975) is a New Zealand television actress known for her role as Lt. Alicia Washington in the short lived Fox science fiction television series Terra Nova. In 2016, Kessell...  more
  • 20

    BirthplaceRome, Italy


    Simone Cristicchi (born 5 February 1977 in Rome) is an Italian singer and composer....  more
  • 21

    BirthplaceCairo, Egypt


    Simone Silva (15 August 1928 – 30 November 1957) was an Egyptian-born French film actress who appeared in a handful of British B-movies during the 1950s. Silva, who was once quoted as saying she...  more
  • 22

    BirthplacePérigueux, France


    Simone Mareuil (French pronunciation: ​[simɔn maʁøj]; 25 August 1903 – 24 October 1954) was a French actress best known for appearing in the surrealist film Un Chien Andalou.Born Marie Louise Simone...  more
  • 23

    BirthplaceCuritiba, Brazil


    Simone Spoladore (born October 29, 1979 in Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil) is a Brazilian actress. Her first character was Ana, from the Brazilian movie Lavoura Arcaica (To the left of the father), a girl...  more
  • 24

    BirthplaceWeinfelden, Switzerland


    Simone Keller (born 23 March 1980) is a Swiss pianist. Keller studied piano at the Zurich School of Music and Theater under the tutelage of Hans-Jürg Strub and graduated 2006 with a concert...  more
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    Simone Bailly is a Canadian actress best known for her television roles in Battlestar Galactica, The L Word, Smallville, Stargate SG-1, and Da Vinci's Inquest, and in the video game Need for Speed:...  more
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