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List of famous flight attendants, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top flight attendants in the world? This includes the most prominent flight attendants, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable flight attendants is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic flight attendants were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned flight attendants.

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From reputable, prominent, and well known flight attendants to the lesser known flight attendants of today, these are some of the best professionals in the flight attendant field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous flight attendants ever?" and "What are the names of famous flight attendants?" then you're in the right place. (92 items)
Todd Herzog is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Todd Herzog is a former reality TV personality who became the winner of Survivor: China in 2007. He is also the second openly gay male contestant to win Survivor, following Richard Hatch. In ...more
Kelly Lynch is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Kelly Lynch is an American actress.
Terri Welles is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Terri Welles is an American actress and adult model. She first appeared on the cover of the May 1980 issue of Playboy, wearing a flight attendant costume to illustrate a pictorial on ...more
Brian Dowling is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Brian Patrick Robert Dowling is an Irish television presenter who rose to fame after being crowned the winner of the second series of UK reality television show Big Brother in 2001. He also won ...more
Kate Linder is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Kate Linder is an American actress, best known for her role as Esther Valentine on The Young and the Restless, which she has played since 1982.
Vidya Malvade is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Vidya Malavade is a film actor.
Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Jóhanna Sigurðardóttir is a former politician and the former Prime Minister of Iceland. She became active in the trade union movement, serving as an officer. Elected an MP from ...more
Neerja Bhanot is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Neerja Bhanot AC was a flight attendant for Pan Am, based in Mumbai, India, who was murdered while saving passengers from terrorists on board the hijacked Pan Am Flight 73 on 5 September 1986. ...more
Kayte Walsh is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Kayte Walsh
Kayte Walsh is an actress, film producer, television producer and cinematographer.
Gaëtan Dugas is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Gaëtan Dugas was a Canadian who worked for Air Canada as a flight attendant and an early AIDS patient. In March 1984, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study tracking the sexual ...more
Carole Elizabeth Middleton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Carole Elizabeth Middleton, is a former flight attendant turned businesswoman, and mother of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and her siblings, Philippa "Pippa" Middleton and James ...more
Violet Jessop is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Violet Constance Jessop was an ocean liner stewardess and nurse who achieved fame by surviving the disastrous sinkings of both the RMS Titanic and her sister ship, the HMHS Britannic, in 1912 ...more
Marilee Kivett is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Marilee Kivett was a flight attendant for Trans World Airlines. She was onboard TWA flight 128 and was killed in the crash on November 20, 1967.
Mary E. Campbell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Mary Elizabeth Campbell worked as a flight attendent for American Airlines. She was onboard American Airlines Flight 383 and was killed in the crash on November 8,1965.
Joyce B. Chmiel is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Joyce B. Chmiel worked as a flight attendent for American Airlines. She was onboard American Airlines flight 383 and was killed in the crash on November 8,1965.
Barbara Jean Posthumus is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Barbara Jean Posthumus worked as a flight attendant for Trans World Airlines. She was onboard TWA flight 128 and was killed in the crash on November 20, 1967.
Frankie Housley is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Mary Frances "Frankie" Housley was the lone flight attendant on National Airlines Flight 83, which crashed after landing at Philadelphia International Airport in January, 1951. She led ...more
Teresa Cooper is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Teresa Cooper is a former contestant on the reality television show Survivor: Africa.
Elinor Rose Kurtock is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Hostess Ellie Kurtock was on board TWA Flight 128 on November 20, 1967. She, along with her friend, hostess Sheila O'Brien, survived the accident when the airliner slid through Mr. Wagner's ...more
Ellen Simonetti is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Ellen Simonetti
Ellen Simonetti is a former flight attendant who was fired after documenting her life and work experiences on a blog in the early 2000s. Although Simonetti never mentioned the airline by name, ...more
Kaveri Jha is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Kaveri Jha is an Indian film actress, who works in Telugu films as well as Hindi films.
Jacelyn Reeves is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Jacelyn Reeves is a flight attendant.
Evelyn Marsden is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Evelyn Marsden was the only Australian female survivor of the sinking of the RMS Titanic and was rescued in lifeboat 16. She was the daughter of railway worker Walter Henry Marsden and Annie ...more
Toni Ketchell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Toni Ketchell worked as a Flight Attendant for American Airlines. She was on board American Airlines Flight 383 when it crashed on November 8, 1965. During the descent into the Greater ...more
Carman Lee is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Flight Attendants
Carman Lee Yeuk-tung is a Hong Kong actress who has appeared in films such as The Wicked City, Loving You, The Odd One Lives, and the North American Knock Off with Jean-Claude Van Damme. She is ...more