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

List people range from Julius and Ethel Rosenberg to Isidora Monas Cauvern.

From reputable, prominent, and well known secretarys to the lesser known secretarys of today, these are some of the best professionals in the secretary field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous secretarys ever?" and "What are the names of famous secretarys?" then you're in the right place. (204 items)

Irving Grant Thalberg was an American film producer during the early years of motion pictures. He was called "The Boy Wonder" for his youth and his extraordinary ability to select the ...more

Julius Rosenberg and Ethel Greenglass Rosenberg were American citizens executed for conspiracy to commit espionage, relating to passing information about the atomic bomb to the Soviet Union. The ...more

Elizabeth Kaitan is a Hungarian-American actress and model.

Kirsty Sword Gusmão is married to Xanana Gusmão, Prime Minister and former President of Timor-Leste. She is the founding director of the Alola Foundation, which seeks to improve ...more

Bernice Madigan was an American supercentenarian who was the oldest living resident of Massachusetts, the fourth-oldest living person in the United States, and the world's fifth-oldest living ...more

Alice White was an American film actress.

Ron Ziegler Ronald Louis "Ron" Ziegler was White House Press Secretary and Assistant to the President during United States President Richard Nixon's administration.

Nancy Barbato is a secretary.

Doris Haddock was an American political activist from New Hampshire. Haddock achieved national fame when, between the ages of 88 and 90, starting on January 1, 1999, and culminating on February ...more

Raymond Nels Nelson Raymond Nels Nelson was bureau chief of The Providence Journal and Evening Bulletin, and later a member of the staff of Senator Claiborne Pell. He was found murdered in his Washington, D.C. ...more

Chris Bryant was an English screenwriter and occasional actor. Born Christopher Brian Spencer Dobson in Bolton, Lancashire, his great-grandfather was Sir Benjamin Dobson who made his wealth as a ...more

Eleanor Hallowell Abbott was a nationally recognized American author. She was a frequent contributor to The Ladies' Home Journal.

Joan Dorothy Le Mesurier is an English actress, best known as the widow and biographer of the actor John Le Mesurier. The story of her relationship with Le Mesurier was a theme of the television ...more

Phyllis Gates Phyllis Lucille Gates was an American secretary and interior decorator known for her three-year marriage to the actor Rock Hudson. The story of their marriage was depicted in the 1990 TV film ...more

Wife of Ab and friend of Otto's, she was a secretary in Otto's company from 1935 until 1940. She had a daughter, Ruth, on 27 Sept 1941. She worked on retyping her husband's editing of the diary ...more

Arlyn Sharon Phoenix, commonly known as Heart Phoenix, is an American social activist and mother of actors River, Rain, Joaquin, Liberty, and Summer Phoenix. She is on the Board of Directors of ...more

Henry Elliot Hon. Sir Henry Elliot was the son of Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 2nd Earl of Minto and Mary Brydone

Marilyn Sitzman Marilyn Sitzman was an American receptionist and a witness to the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy in Dallas, Texas on November 22, 1963. She was with her boss, Abraham Zapruder, ...more

Sheila Frazier is an American actress and producer, best known for her co-starring role in the film, Super Fly and she reprised the role in the sequel Super Fly T.N.T..

Judy Swank Judy Swank is an actress, secretary and dancer and the mother of Hilary Swank.

Lillian Disney Lillian Marie Disney was the wife of Walt Disney. She was married to him from 1925 until his death in 1966.

Paula Hitler was the younger sister of Adolf Hitler and the last child of Alois Hitler, Sr. and his third wife, Klara Pölzl.

William Taylor William Thomas Taylor was an English cricketer who played for Derbyshire between 1905 and 1910. He served as secretary of Derbyshire for 51 years from 1908 to 1959 Taylor was born at Wirksworth, ...more

Johanna Wolf was Adolf Hitler's chief secretary.

Harlee McBride Harlee McBride is an actress and the wife of actor/comedian Richard Belzer since 1985. She is best known for Young Lady Chatterley, an R-rated film based on the erotic classic Lady Chatterley's ...more

Betty Lou Motes Betty Lou Bredemus was an American actress and acting coach. The matriarch of the Roberts family, which includes Academy Award-winning actress Julia Roberts, Academy Award-nominated actor Eric ...more

Emily Marshall Emily Marshall is a screenwriter and a secretary.

Stephen Joseph Donahue The Most Reverend Stephen Joseph Donahue was an American bishop of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as an auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of New York from 1934 to 1972.

Ivan Mihailov Ivan Mihailov Gavrilov, sometimes Vancho Mihailov, was a Bulgarian revolutionary in Ottoman and interwar Macedonia, and leader of the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization after 1924.

Mary Hayward Weir Mary Hayward Weir, born Mary Emma Hayward, was an American steel heiress and socialite. She was the wealthy widow of Pittsburgh steel king Ernest T. Weir, and the former wife of Polish author ...more

Ann C. Whitman Ann C. Whitman was a native of Perry, Ohio. She briefly attended Antioch College in Ohio and then moved to New York in 1929 to obtain work as a secretary. For many years she was the personal ...more

Clémentine Autain Clémentine Autain is a French politician and a feminist, born on May 26, 1973 in Saint-Cloud. She is also co-editor of the monthly publication Regards with Roger Martelli and is ...more

Virginia Vale was an American film actress. She starred in a number of B-movie Westerns but took a variety of other roles as well, notably in Blonde Comet, in which she played a race car

Grace Hartman Grace Hartman was a Canadian labour union activist, whose 1975 election to the presidency of the Canadian Union of Public Employees made her the first woman in North America to lead a major ...more

Gladys Rosson Gladys Rosson is the sister of Helene Rosson, Harold Rosson, Richard Rosson, Arthur Rosson and Queenie Rosson.

Joan Garofalo Joan Garofalo was a secretary and the mother of  actress Janeane Garofalo.

Nick Stuart was an actor, a bandleader and a secretary.

Satomi Oka Satomi Oka is a Japanese actress. She has made over 150 films in her career including such classics as Miyamoto Musashi and Akō Rōshi. While attending Amagasaki High School in Amagasaki, Japan, ...more

Barbara Hastings Parker Barbara Hastings Parker was the wife of Max Mallowan.

Patricia Baughman Patricia Baughman was a seamstress, secretary and a consultant.

Sarah Heath Sarah Heath is a school secretary.

Kathleen Fowler Kathleen Fowler was a secretary.

Will Carter is an actor.

Natalie Weinstein-Bacal Natalie Weinstein-Bacal was the mother of Lauren Bacall.

John Wood Master John Wood, Scottish courtier, administrator and secretary to Earl of Moray, assassinated on 15 April 1570.

Samuel Askey Samuel Askey was the father of Arthur Askey.

Valda R. Jillette Valda R. Jillette is the mother of actor Penn Jillette.

Deborah Hamm Deborah Hamm was the mother of Jon Hamm.

Patricia Ashford Patricia Ashford is an executive secretary and the mother of Matthew Ashford.

Maria Johannes Brendel Maria Johannes Brendel is a secretary and the mother of actor Anthony LaPaglia.