10 Famous Figures Who Were Cat People

From royalty to presidents to celebrities, these individuals had dozens of cats and, at times, offered high rewards for the return their lost pet! Here is a list of 10 historical figures who were crazy about cats.

  1. Florence Nightingale

Originally inspired by a dog, Florence was a through-and-through cat lady. She accumulated over 60 cats in her life and spent more time with the cats than with people. Florence claimed, “Cats possess more sympathy and feeling than human beings.”

  1. John Lennon

Lennon’s first cat was a female named ‘Elvis’. He had 16 cats in his short-lived life. He even sketched cats for his son. Those sketches can be viewed in the book, Real Love: The Drawings for Sean.

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