Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Television: 2 characters
Rory Gilmore (a.k.a. Leigh)   2000   Gilmore Girls  
Leigh Emerson   2011   American Horror Story  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 5 actresses
Tanya Roberts (a.k.a. Leigh)   1955-  
Melinda McGraw (a.k.a. Leigh)   1963-  
Rachael Leigh Cook   1979-  
Abigail Spencer (a.k.a. Leigh)   1981-  
Chyler Leigh   1982-  
Notable Athletes: 1 rugby
(rugby) Leigh Halfpenny   1988-  
Olympic Medalists: 2 gold, 1 bronze, 1 gold/bronze, 1 silver/gold
(gold) Lesley Leigh Bush   1964   diving - platform  
(silver/gold) Jenna Johnson (a.k.a. Leigh)   1984   swimming - 100 m butterfly; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(gold) Jarome Iginla (a.k.a. Leigh)   2002; 2010   ice hockey  
(bronze) Chanda Gunn (a.k.a. Leigh)   2006   ice hockey  
(gold/bronze) Mariel Zagunis (a.k.a. Leigh)   2004; 2008   fencing