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Famous People Named Ada

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If your name is Ada, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Ada, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Ada can you think of? The famous Adas below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Ada, athletes named Ada, and even political figures named Ada. The music industry is no stranger to the name Ada, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Ada are worth mentioning? This list includes Ada Lovelace, Ada Maris, Ada Nicodemou and Ada Brown. To read more about these notable people named Ada, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
  • Ada Lovelace

    Ada Lovelace

    Dec. at 37 (1815-1852)

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace (née Byron; 10 December 1815 – 27 November 1852) was an... more on Wikipedia

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  • Ada Maris

    Ada Maris

    Age: 63

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Ada Maris (born June 13, 1957) is an American actress known for her starring roles in the... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Nicodemou

    BirthplaceLarnaca, Cyprus

    Ada Nicodemou (Greek: Άντα Νικοδήμου) (born 14 May 1977) is an Australian actress. She began... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Brown

    Ada Brown

    Dec. at 60 (1890-1950)

    BirthplaceKansas City, Kansas, United States of America

    Ada Scott Brown (May 1, 1890 – March 30, 1950) was an American blues singer. She is best known... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Kok

    Ada Kok

    Age: 73

    BirthplaceAmsterdam, Netherlands

    Aagje ("Ada") Kok (born 6 June 1947, in Amsterdam, North Holland) is a former swimmer who... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Louise Huxtable

    Dec. at 92 (1921-2013)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Ada Louise Huxtable (née Landman; March 14, 1921 – January 7, 2013) was an architecture critic... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Rehan

    Ada Rehan

    Dec. at 57 (1859-1916)

    BirthplaceLimerick, Republic of Ireland

    Ada Rehan (April 22, c. 1857 – January 8, 1916) was an American actress and comedian who... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Jones

    Ada Jones

    Dec. at 49 (1873-1922)

    BirthplaceLancashire, United Kingdom

    Ada Jane Jones (June 1, 1873 – May 2, 1922) was an English-American popular singer who made... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Yonath

    Ada Yonath

    Age: 81

    BirthplaceMandatory Palestine

    Ada E. Yonath (Hebrew: עדה יונת‎, pronounced [ˈada joˈnat]) (born 22 June 1939) is an Israeli... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Cambridge

    Ada Cambridge

    Dec. at 82 (1844-1926)

    BirthplaceNorfolk, United Kingdom

    Ada Cambridge (21 November 1844 – 19 July 1926), later known as Ada Cross, was an English-born... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Kukkonen

    Age: 29


    Ada Kukkonen is an actress.
  • Ada Cornaro

    Ada Cornaro

    Dec. at 80 (1881-1961)

    BirthplaceBuenos Aires, Argentina

    Ada Cornaro (29 June 1881 – 19 March 1961) was a prominent Argentine film and theatre actress,... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Fisher

    Ada Fisher

    Age: 72

    BirthplaceDurham, North Carolina, United States of America

    Ada M. Fisher (born October 21, 1947, in Durham, North Carolina) is a retired physician from... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Smith

    Ada Smith

    Age: 75

    BirthplaceVirginia, United States of America

    Ada L. Smith (born April 18, 1945) is an American politician from New York.
  • Ada Dyas

    Ada Dyas

    Dec. at 65 (1843-1908)
    Ada Dyas (1843-1908) was an Irish actress. She made her London debut in 1861 in Henry IV, and... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Choi

    Age: 47

    BirthplaceHong Kong, China

    Ada Choi (born 17 September 1973) is a Hong Kong actress best known for her work for TVB... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Carrasco

    Dec. at 82 (1912-1994)

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    Ada Carrasco (14 September 1912 – 5 April 1994) was a Mexican film and television actress. She... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher

    Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher

    Dec. at 71 (1924-1995)

    BirthplaceChickasha, Oklahoma

    Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher (February 8, 1924 - October 18, 1995) was a key figure in the Civil... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada "Bricktop" Smith

    Ada "Bricktop" Smith

    Dec. at 90 (1894-1984)


    Ada Beatrice Queen Victoria Louise Virginia Smith, better known as Bricktop, (August 14, 1894... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Vojtsik

    Dec. at 77 (1905-1982)

    BirthplaceRussia, Moscow

    Ada Ignatievna Vojtsik was a Soviet actress.
  • Ada Comstock

    Dec. at 97 (1876-1973)

    BirthplaceMoorhead, Minnesota

    Ada Louise Comstock (December 11, 1876 – December 12, 1973) was an American women's education... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Falcon

    Ada Falcon

    Dec. at 97 (1905-2002)

    BirthplaceBuenos Aires, Argentina

    Ada Falcón (17 August 1905 – 4 January 2002) was an Argentine tango dancer, singer and film... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Negri

    Ada Negri

    Dec. at 75 (1870-1945)

    BirthplaceLodi, Italy

    Ada Negri (3 February 1870 – 11 January 1945) was an Italian poet and writer.
  • Ada Reeve

    Ada Reeve

    Dec. at 92 (1874-1966)

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Ada Reeve (3 March 1874 – 5 October 1966) was an English actress of both stage and film. Reeve... more on Wikipedia
  • Ada Udechukwu

    BirthplaceEnugu, Nigeria

    Ada Udechukwu (born 1960) is a Nigerian artist and poet associated with the Nsukka group.