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Famous People Named Anita 

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Ever thought about how many famous people named Anita are out there? This list of celebrities named Anita will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Anitas below include actors named Anita and athletes named Anita, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Anita who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Anitas below include Anita Sarkeesian, Anita Ekberg, and Anita Baker.
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Anita Sarkeesian is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Anita

Age: 35

Birthplace: Ontario, Canada

Anita Sarkeesian is a Canadian American feminist public speaker, media critic and blogger. She is the founder of Feminist Frequency, a registered charity, and with Jonathan McIntosh is ...more
Anita Ekberg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Model, Actor

Age: 87

Birthplace: Malmö Municipality, Sweden

Kerstin Anita Marianne Ekberg (Swedish pronunciation: [a²niːta ²eːkbærj] (listen); 29 September 1931 – 11 January 2015) was a Swedish actress active in American and European ...more

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Anita Baker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Arranger, Record producer, Singer-songwriter

Age: 61

Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, United States of America

Anita Denise Baker (born January 26, 1958) is an American singer-songwriter. Starting her career in the late 1970s with the funk band Chapter 8, Baker released her first solo album, The ...more

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The Best Anita Baker Albums of All Time #68 of 935 The Best Female Vocalists Ever #33 of 1,043 The Best Singers of All Time

Anita Pallenberg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Fashion designer, Model, Actor

Age: 74

Birthplace: Rome, Italy

Anita Pallenberg (6 April 1942 – 13 June 2017) was a German-Italian actress, artist, and model. A style icon and "It Girl" of the 1960s and 1970s, Pallenberg was credited as the muse ...more
Anita O'Day is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Singer

Age: Dec. at 87 (1919-2006)

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Anita O'Day (born Anita Belle Colton; October 18, 1919 – November 23, 2006) was an American jazz singer widely admired for her sense of rhythm and dynamics, and her early big band appearances ...more

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#334 of 668 The Best Rock Vocalists #252 of 1,043 The Best Singers of All Time #1,284 of 2,044 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

Anita Briem is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Actor

Age: 36

Birthplace: Reykjavik, Iceland

Anita Briem (born 29 May 1982) is an Icelandic actress. She is known for her role as Jane Seymour on The Tudors and her role as Hannah Ásgeirsdottir in Journey to the Center of the
Anita Louise is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Actor

Age: Dec. at 55 (1915-1970)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Anita Louise (born Anita Louise Fremault, January 9, 1915 – April 25, 1970) was an American film and television actress best known for her performances in A Midsummer Night's Dream (1935), The ...more

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Anita Hassanandani is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Model, Actor

Age: 38

Birthplace: India, Mumbai

Anita Hassanandani (born 14 April 1981) is an Indian actress who has acted in multilingual films and serials. Her first role was in the serial Kabhii Sautan Kabhii Sahelii (2001). Her film debut ...more
Anita Carter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Musician, Singer-songwriter, Singer

Age: Dec. at 66 (1933-1999)

Birthplace: Maces Spring, Virginia, United States of America

Ina Anita Carter (March 31, 1933 – July 29, 1999), the youngest daughter of Ezra and Mother Maybelle Carter, was a versatile American singer who experimented with several different types of ...more
Anita Ward is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Singer

Age: 62

Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Anita Ward (born December 20, 1956) is an American singer and musician. She is best known for her 1979 million selling chart-topper "Ring My Bell".
Anita Bryant is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Actor, Singer

Age: 78

Birthplace: Barnsdall, Oklahoma, United States of America

Anita Jane Bryant (born March 25, 1940) is an American singer and anti-gay rights activist. She scored four Top 40 hits in the United States in the late 1950s and early 1960s, including ...more

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Anita Barone is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Actor

Age: 54

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Anita Louise Barone (born September 25, 1964) is an American actress. She is best known for co-starring roles in sitcoms The Jeff Foxworthy Show, Daddio, Shake It Up and The War at Home.
Anita Mui is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Actor, Singer

Age: Dec. at 40 (1963-2003)

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

Anita Mui Yim-fong (traditional Chinese: 梅艷芳; simplified Chinese: 梅艳芳; Jyutping: Mui4 Jim6 Fong1; 10 October 1963 – 30 December 2003) was a Hong Kong singer and actress making major ...more
Anita Colby is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Model, Actor

Age: Dec. at 78 (1914-1992)

Birthplace: Washington, D.C., USA

Anita Colby (August 5, 1914 – March 27, 1992) was an actress and model.
Anita Caprioli is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Actor

Age: 45

Birthplace: Vercelli, Italy

Anita Caprioli (born 11 December 1973) is an Italian theatre and film actress.
Anita Morris is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Actor, Singer, Dancer

Age: Dec. at 51 (1943-1994)

Birthplace: Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Anita Rose Morris (March 14, 1943 – March 2, 1994) was an American actress, singer and dancer. She began her career performing on Broadway musicals, including Jesus Christ Superstar, Seesaw and ...more
Anita Page is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Actor

Age: Dec. at 98 (1910-2008)

Birthplace: Flushing, New York City, New York, United States of America

Anita Page (born Anita Evelyn Pomares; August 4, 1910 – September 6, 2008) was an American film actress who reached stardom in the last years of the silent film era.Page became a highly popular ...more
Anita Pointer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Actor

Age: 71

Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States of America

Anita Marie Pointer (born January 23, 1948) is an American R&B/Soul singer–songwriter, best known as a founding member of the Grammy Award–winning vocal group The Pointer Sisters.
Anita Kanwar is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Actor
Anita Kanwar is an Indian film and television actor who is best known for her role as Lajjo ji in the 1980s Doordarshan mega soap opera Buniyaad. An alumnus of the National School of Drama (1978 ...more
Anita Raj is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Actor

Age: 56

Birthplace: India, Mumbai

Anita Raj is an Indian actress and a daughter of Jagdish Raj, whose notable roles include Kusum in Zara Si Zindagi (1983), Anita in Zameen Aasman (1984) and Shobha in Masterji (1985).
Anita Desai is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Professor, Novelist, Screenwriter

Age: 81

Birthplace: Mussoorie, India

Anita Desai, born Anita Mazumdar (born 24 June 1937) is an Indian novelist and the Emerita John E. Burchard Professor of Humanities at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. As a writer she ...more
Anita Harris is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Actor, Singer, Presenter

Age: 76

Birthplace: Midsomer Norton, United Kingdom

Anita Madeleine Harris (born 3 June 1942) is an English actress, singer and entertainer. Harris sang with the Cliff Adams Singers and had a number of chart hits in the 1960s. She appeared in the ...more
Anita Loos is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Novelist, Screenwriter, Actor

Age: Dec. at 92 (1889-1981)

Birthplace: Mount Shasta, California, United States of America

Corinne Anita Loos (April 26, 1889 – August 18, 1981) was an American screenwriter, playwright and author, primarily known for her successful novel, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. She became arguably ...more
Anita Görbicz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Anita

Age: 35

Birthplace: Veszprém, Hungary

Anita Görbicz (born 13 May 1983) is a Hungarian handballer for Győri Audi ETO KC.She was voted World Handball Player of the Year 2005 by the International Handball Federation.Görbicz ...more
Anita Punt is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Anita
Field Hockey player, Shop assistant

Age: 31

Birthplace: Nelson, New Zealand

Anita Punt is a New Zealander field hockey player.