Namesakes

American First Ladies: 1 first lady
Florence Harding   1921-1923  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms: 7 hurricanes, 3 storms
Hurricane Florence   1953  
Hurricane Florence   1954  
Storm Florence   1960  
Storm Florence   1964  
Hurricane Florence   1988  
Hurricane Florence   1994  
Hurricane Florence   2000  
Hurricane Florence   2006  
Storm Florence   2012  
Hurricane Florence   2018  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actresses
Susan Anspach (a.k.a. Florence)   1942-2018  
Florence Kasumba   1976-  
Notable Athletes: 1 basketball
(basketball) Florence Lepron   1985-  
Olympic Medalists: 2 bronze, 2 silver, 1 bronze/gold, 1 bronze/silver, 1 gold/silver
(bronze/gold) Madge Syers (a.k.a. Florence)   1908   figure skating  
(silver) Florence Barker   1924   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(bronze/silver) June Foulds (a.k.a. Florence)   1952; 1956   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Judith Amoore (a.k.a. Florence)   1964   400 m  
(gold/silver) Florence Griffith Joyner   1984; 1988   200 m; 100 m; 4x100 m relay; 4x400 m relay  
(silver) Florence Lepron   2012   basketball  
(bronze) Florence Schelling   2014   ice hockey  
Other Notables: 1 person
Florence Nightingale   1820-1910   nursing