Namesakes

American First Ladies: 1 first lady
Frances Folsom Cleveland   1886-1889; 1893-1897  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms: 6 hurricanes, 2 storms
Hurricane Frances   1961  
Storm Frances   1968  
Hurricane Frances   1976  
Hurricane Frances   1980  
Hurricane Frances   1986  
Hurricane Frances   1992  
Storm Frances   1998  
Hurricane Frances   2004  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 chemistry
(chemistry) Frances Arnold   2018  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 10 actresses
Frances Sternhagen   1930-  
Debbie Reynolds (a.k.a. Frances)   1932-2016  
Cornelia Frances   1941-  
Frances Fisher   1952-  
Frances Conroy   1953-  
Carrie Fisher (a.k.a. Frances)   1956-2016  
Frances McDormand   1957-  
Frances O'Connor   1967-  
Lucy Lawless (a.k.a. Frances)   1968-  
Finty Williams (a.k.a. Frances)   1972-  
Notable Athletes: 1 tennis
(tennis) Frances Tiafoe   1998-  
Notable Musicians: 1 singer
Debbie Reynolds (a.k.a. Frances)   1932-2016     
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 physicist/astronomer
Sarah Frances Whiting   1847-1927  
Notable Writers: 3 authors
Frances Burney   1752-1840  
Anita Mason (a.k.a. Frances)   1942-  
Candia McWilliam (a.k.a. Frances)   1955-  
Olympic Medalists: 2 bronze, 1 bronze/gold, 1 gold
(bronze/gold) Frances Schroth   1920   swimming - 100 m freestyle; swimming - 400 m freestyle; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(bronze) Charlene Morett (a.k.a. Frances)   1984   field hockey  
(gold) Sherri Howard (a.k.a. Frances)   1984   4x400 m relay  
(bronze) Angela Chalmers (a.k.a. Frances)   1992   3000 m  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actress
(actress) Frances McDormand   1996; 2017   Fargo; Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri  
Saints: 8 blessed, 3 saints
Saint Francesca of Rome (a.k.a. Frances)   1384-1440  
Blessed Françoise of Amboise (a.k.a. Frances)   1427-1485  
Saint Frances Bizzocca   ?-1627  
Blessed Françoise Mézière (a.k.a. Frances)   1745-1794  
Blessed Francisca Ana Cirer Carbonell (a.k.a. Frances)   1781-1855  
Blessed Françoise Trehet (a.k.a. Frances)   ?-1794  
Blessed Marie-Françoise de Croissy (a.k.a. Frances)   ?-1794  
Saint Francesca Xavier Cabrini (a.k.a. Frances)   1850-1917  
Blessed Francisco Marto (a.k.a. Frances)   1908-1919  
Blessed Francisca de Rafelbunol (a.k.a. Frances)   ?-1936  
Blessed Francisca Aldea (a.k.a. Frances)   ?-1936  
Title Characters: 1 song
(song) Frances Farmer   1993   Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge