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List of Famous Flight Attendants

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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. {#nodes}
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  • 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....  more
  • 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....  more
  • 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....  more
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  • Mary Frances "Frankie" Housley (October 12, 1926 – January 14, 1951) was the lone flight attendant on National Airlines Flight 83, which crashed after landing at Philadelphia International Airport on...  more
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  • Ellen Simonetti

    Ellen Simonetti (born December 15, 1974, North Carolina) is a former flight attendant who was fired after documenting her life and work experiences on a blog in the early 2000s....  more
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  • Evelyn Marsden (later married as Evelyn James) (15 October 1883 – 30 August 1938) was the only Australian female survivor of the sinking of RMS Titanic and was rescued in lifeboat 16.She was the...  more
  • 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 Cincinnati...  more
  • Carman Lee Yeuk-tung (Chinese: 李若彤) is a Hong Kong actress who has appeared in films such as The Wicked City (1992), Loving You (1995), The Odd One Lives (1997), and the North American Knock Off...  more
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    Betty Ann Ong (traditional Chinese: 鄧月薇; simplified Chinese: 邓月薇; pinyin: Dèng Yuèwēi; February 5, 1956 – September 11, 2001) was an American flight attendant aboard American Airlines Flight 11, the...  more