Nellie Melba (born Helen "Nellie" PorterMitchell), Australian operatic soprano
Nellie Bly, pen name of American journalist ElizabethJane Cochrane
Nellie Vladimirovna Kim, Tajik Soviet Olympic gymnast
Nellie McClung (born Nellie Letitia Mooney), Canadian feminist, author and politician
Nellie Farren, English actress and singer NellMarie "Nellie" McKay, American singer-songwriter and actress
Nellie Tayloe Ross, first woman governor (Wyoming) in the U.S. Eleanor Towzey "Nellie" Stewart, Australian actress and singer
Nellie Forbush, character in musical "South Pacific"
Nellie O'Malley, character in the American Girl series
Nellie Oleson, character on TV's "Little House on the Prairie"
Nellie, character in movie "Charlotte's Web 2: Wilbur's Great Adventure"
Nellie Turner, character in "This golden land" by BarbaraWood
Nellie Ellis, character on British soap "EastEnders"
Eleanour Donna "Nellie" Bertram, character on TV's "The Office"
Nellie Pledge, character in the Granada Television series "Nearest and Dearest"
Nellie Brie, character in animated movie "An American Tail: The Mystery of the Night Monster"
"Nellie the Elephant," 1956 song by MandyMiller and animated TV series
Nellie Boswell, character on TV's "Bread"
"Nellie," boat in JosephConrad's "Heart of Darkness"