Bessie is a girl name and means house; God's promise; God is my oath. It is a Hebrew name and its pronunciation is \b(es)-sie\. Other similar names and variants include: Betsie, Jessie, Kessie, Nessie, Tessie. Bessie is a very popular first name for women (#221 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women.
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Famous actors named Bessie and their movies

Bessie Love
Bessie Love

Born on September 10, 1898

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  • Birth sign: Virgo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 48
The Lost World

The Lost World

Directed by: Harry O. Hoyt

Starring: Wallace Beery, Bessie Love, Lloyd Hughes, Lewis Stone

Country: United States of America

The Mystery of the Leaping Fish

The Mystery of the Leaping Fish

Directed by: John Emerson

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Bessie Love, Allan Sears, Tom Wilson

Rubber Tires

Rubber Tires

Directed by: Alan Hale

Starring: Bessie Love, Erwin Connelly, Frank Coghlan Jr., May Robson

Dress Parade

Dress Parade

Directed by: Donald Crisp

Starring: William Boyd, Bessie Love, Hugh Allan, Walter Tennyson

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Bessie a popular name?

Over the years Bessie was most popular in 1900. According to the latest US census information Bessie ranks #24th while according to Bessie ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Bessie?

According to the US census in 2018, 9 girls were born named Bessie, making Bessie the #10625th name more popular among girl names. In 1900 Bessie had the highest rank with 3055 girls born that year with this name.

How common is the name Bessie?

Bessie is #10625th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Bessie more popular ?

The name Bessie was more popular in 1900 with 3055 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Bessie

The last time a baby was named Bessie was in 2018, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2018 are named Bessie?

In 2018 there were 9 baby girls named Bessie.

Who is a famous person named Bessie?

There a several famous people named Bessie, for example musician Bessie Smith, actor Bessie Barriscale, actor Bessie Schrednecky.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Bessie?

A famous actor/actress named Bessie is Bessie Learn, starring in 6 movies, including Santa Claus and the Clubman and Martin Chuzzlewit.

Who is a famous singer named Bessie?

A famous singer named Bessie is Bessie Smith, with over 10 songs, including Baby Won't You Please Come Home Blues and Lost Your Head Blues.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Bessie?

There are 12 actors named Bessie including Bessie Learn and Bessie Eyton who appeared in movies such as Santa Claus and the Clubman and The Still Alarm.