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List of famous homemakers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top homemakers in the world? This includes the most prominent homemakers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable homemakers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic homemakers 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 homemakers.

Items here include everything from Maggie Renfro to Ali Hewson.

From reputable, prominent, and well known homemakers to the lesser known homemakers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the homemaker field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous homemakers ever?" and "What are the names of famous homemakers?" then you're in the right place. (234 items)

Barbara Bush (June 8, 1925 – April 17, 2018) was the First Lady of the United States from 1989 to 1993 as the wife of George H. W. Bush, who served as the 41st President of the United States, ...more

Ann Lois Romney is the wife of American businessman and politician Mitt Romney, who was the Republican nominee in the 2012 U.S. presidential election. From 2003 to 2007 she was First Lady of ...more

Kara Anne Kennedy Allen was a member of the American political dynasty, the Kennedy family. She was the oldest of the three children of U.S. Senator Ted Kennedy from Massachusetts, and the niece ...more

Afghan Girl is a photograph by journalist Steve McCurry. The photograph has been likened to Leonardo da Vinci's painting of the Mona Lisa and has been called "the First World's Third World ...more

Maria Corazon "Cory" Sumulong Cojuangco Aquino was a Philippine politician who served as the 11th President of the Philippines, the first woman to hold that office, and the first ...more

Maggie Mae Thornton Renfro was an American supercentenarian who was, at 114, the third-oldest living person in the United States and the oldest person in Louisiana until her death on January 22, ...more

Todd Mitchell Palin is an American oil field production operator, commercial fisherman and champion snowmobile racer, winning the Tesoro Iron Dog race four times. He is also the husband of ...more

Gertrude Baines was an American supercentenarian, who became the oldest recognized living person according to Guinness World Records on January 2, 2009, until her own death on September 11, ...more

Mary Hemings Mary Hemings, also known as Mary Hemings Bell, was born into slavery, most likely in Charles City County, Virginia, as the oldest child of Elizabeth Hemings, a mixed-race slave held by John ...more

Alison "Ali" Hewson is an Irish activist and businesswoman. She is the wife of singer and musician Paul Hewson, known as Bono, from the rock group U2. Raised in Raheny, she met her ...more

Julia Lennon was the mother of English musician John Lennon, who was born during her marriage to Alfred Lennon. After complaints to Liverpool's Social Services by her eldest sister, Mimi Smith, ...more

Akie Abe is the wife of Shinzō Abe, the current Prime Minister of Japan.

Catherine Helen Hagel was an American supercentenarian. She was born in Dayton, Minnesota, and was, at the time of her death, the third-oldest validated person in the world. Hagel was the second ...more

Faina Chiang Fang-liang was the wife of President Chiang Ching-kuo and served as First Lady of the Republic of China on Taiwan from 1978 to 1988.

Mary Elizabeth "Mimi" Smith was the maternal aunt and parental guardian of the English musician, John Lennon. Mimi Stanley was born in Liverpool, England; the oldest of five daughters. ...more

Teresa Bagioli Sickles was the wife of Democratic New York State Assemblyman, U.S. Representative, and later U.S. Army Major General Daniel E. Sickles. She gained notoriety in 1859, when her ...more

Becky Lourey is an American politician, a former Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party state senator and state representative, and a former Minnesota gubernatorial candidate. Her son, Matt, ...more

Abigail "Abba" Alcott was the wife of Transcendentalist Amos Bronson Alcott and mother of four daughters, including Civil War novelist Louisa May Alcott. An activist for several ...more

Ann Bilansky was an American housewife convicted in 1859 of poisoning her husband with arsenic. She is the only woman to receive the death penalty and the first White person executed in ...more

Viola Fauver Gregg Liuzzo was a Unitarian Universalist civil rights activist from Michigan. In March 1965 Liuzzo, then a housewife and mother of 5 with a history of local activism, heeded the ...more

Janice Winblad Nicolich was killed in a car accident by a drunk driver. During the trial Janice's daughter wrote that she had forgiven the drunk driver and urged that the court do likewise. The ...more

Odessa Lee Clay was the mother of three-time World Heavyweight Champion Muhammad Ali and Rudolph Valentino Clay, now Rahman Ali and grandmother of Laila Ali. She married Cassius Marcellus Clay, ...more

Maritta Martin Wolff Stegman was an American author.

Mona "Mo" Best was born in India, and is best known as the mother of Pete Best, who was an early member of The Beatles. Mona also had two other sons, Rory, and Vincent "Roag" ...more

Dorothy Ford was a radio actress.

Wu Shu-chen or Wu Shu-jen is the wife of former President of the Republic of China Chen Shui-bian. Wu is the first and only First Lady of Taiwan to have been charged and convicted of a crime; ...more

Goldie Anthony was a passenger onboard TWA flight 128. She was killed in the crash on November 20,1967.

Marion Wileman was a passenger onboard TWA flight 128. She survived the crash on November 20,1967 was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Covington, Kentucky. We was not positively ...more

Ida G. Stephens Ida Stephens was a resident of Hebron, Kentucky on the evening of November 20, 1967 and lived near the crash site. She witnessed the crash of TWA Flight 128 on approach to runway 18 at the ...more

Shelley Stevens is the mother and talent agent of actress Natalie Portman.

Daryl Hoole Daryl Hoole is an author and public speaker from Salt Lake City, Utah. The main themes of her written works and speeches are home management and family living. She has authored six books and ...more

Susan Colleen Duff Susan Colleen Duff is a film producer, a music producer and a talent manager.

Elizabeth Margaret Tabar is a painter and nurse.

Margaret Dayton is an American politician from Utah. A Republican, she is a member of the Utah State Senate, representing the state's 15th senate district in Provo and Orem since 2007. Dayton ...more

Emma Bell Emma Bell was the next-door neighbor of Elbert and Ida Stephens. She and her husband Cull Bell witnessed the crash on the night of November 20, 1967.

Barbara Anne Brereton Brymer Sharpe Barbara Anne Brereton Brymer Sharpe was the mother of actor Jeremy Irons.

Betsie ten Boom Elisabeth ten Boom was a Dutch woman, the daughter of a watchmaker, who suffered persecution under the Nazi regime in World War II, including incarceration in Ravensbrück concentration ...more

Deb Kiel Debra L. "Deb" Kiel is a Minnesota politician and a member of the Minnesota House of Representatives who represents District 1B, which includes portions of Marshall, Pennington, Polk ...more

Tseng Wen-hui is the spouse of Lee Teng-hui, former President of the Republic of China.

Anna Lovisa Johansson Anna Lovisa Karlsson is the mother of Greta Garbo.

Flora Call Disney was the mother of Walt Disney and his brother Roy Disney.

Ella Schuler Ella Frieda Schuler was an American supercentenarian who at the age of 113 years, 244 days was the oldest living person in the state of Kansas. Schuler at the time of her death was the 7th ...more

Katherine Pool Katherine Poole is the mother of Eric Harris, one of the killer in the Columbine High School Massacre.

Baraheen Ashrafi Mother of Fahina Chowdhury and Farqad Chowdhury. Her husband, Mohammed, was one of the innocent Muslims who died in the 9/11 attacks. He was a waiter at the Windows on the World restaurant, ...more

Tracy Lisa Moss

Anna Mae Kesse Deceased 10 October 2010 Not the same person as AnnaMae K. Kesse.