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List of famous people named Anna, along with photos. How many celebrities named Anna can you think of? The famous Annas below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Anna, athletes named Anna, and even political figures named Anna. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Anna? Add them to the list.

Anna Kendrick has been a rising star for over the past few years. She started with a small, yet memorable role in the theatre camp movie, Camp. But the movie Pitch Perfect and Into the Woods really brought her to stardom. She's made a lot of strides towards feminism in Hollywood and has starred on Broadway several times.

Anna Paquin rose to fame with the hit HBO's True Blood. But she was a child star way before then. She received an Academy Award at the age of 11 for her role in The Piano. Her other film credits include Almost Famous and She's All That.

Anna Kournikova is a former tennis player. This Russian native has won a plethora of awards, was a trainer on the show The Biggest Loser and is even a global ambassador for "Five and Alive".

 
Anna Kendrick is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 33

Birthplace: Portland, Maine, United States of America

Anna Cooke Kendrick (born August 9, 1985) is an American actress and singer. She began her career as a child actress in theater productions. Her first starring role was in the 1998 Broadway ...more

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Anna Paquin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 36

Birthplace: Winnipeg, Canada

Anna Hélène Paquin ( PAK-win; born 24 July 1982) is a New Zealand-Canadian actress. She was born in Manitoba and brought up in Wellington, New Zealand, before moving to Los Angeles ...more

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Anna Kournikova is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 37

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova (Russian: А́нна Серге́евна Ку́рникова, IPA: [ˈannə sʲɪrˈɡʲejɪvnə ˈkurnʲɪkəvə] (listen); born 7 June 1981) is a Russian former professional tennis player. Her ...more

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Anna Faris is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 42

Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Anna Kay Faris (; born November 29, 1976) is an American actress, voice artist, producer, podcaster, and author. Faris rose to prominence for her work in comedic roles, particularly the lead ...more

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Anna Nicole Smith is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Dec. at 40 (1967-2007)

Birthplace: Texas, United States of America

Anna Nicole Smith (born Vickie Lynn Hogan; November 28, 1967 – February 8, 2007) was an American model, actress and television personality. Smith first gained popularity in Playboy magazine when ...more

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Anna Torv is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 36

Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

Anna Torv (born 7 June 1979) is an Australian actress known for her roles as FBI agent Olivia Dunham on television series Fringe (2008–2013), for which she was nominated for the Critics' Choice ...more

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Anna Camp is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 36

Birthplace: Aiken, South Carolina, United States of America

Anna Ragsdale Camp (born September 27, 1982) is an American actress and singer. She is perhaps best known for her roles as the villainous Sarah Newlin in the HBO vampire drama True Blood and ...more

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Anna Chlumsky is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 38

Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Illinois

Anna M. Chlumsky (; born December 3, 1980) is an American actress. She began her career as a child actress, best known playing the lead role of Vada Sultenfuss in My Girl (1991) and its 1994 ...more

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Anna Silk is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 45

Birthplace: Fredericton, Canada

Anna Silk is a Canadian actress best known for her role as Bo Dennis, the protagonist of the Showcase television series Lost Girl (2010–2015).
Anna Friel is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 42

Birthplace: Rochdale, United Kingdom

Anna Louise Friel (born 12 July 1976) is an English actress. Born in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, she has been acting professionally since age 13. Friel achieved fame with her portrayal of Beth ...more

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Anna Popplewell is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 30

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Anna Katherine Popplewell (born 16 December 1988) is an English film, television and theatre actress. She is known for her role as Susan Pevensie in The Chronicles of Narnia film series since ...more

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Anna Gunn is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 50

Birthplace: Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States of America

Anna Gunn (born August 11, 1968) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Skyler White on the AMC drama series Breaking Bad, for which she won the Primetime Emmy Award for ...more

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Anna Hutchison is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 33

Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand

Anna Hutchison (born 8 February 1986) is a New Zealand actress. Her roles include Delphi Greenlaw on Shortland Street (2002–04); Lily Chilman, the Yellow Cheetah Ranger on Power Rangers Jungle ...more
Anna Falchi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 46

Birthplace: Tampere, Finland

Anna Falchi (Italian pronunciation: [ˈanna ˈfalki]; born Anna Kristiina Palomäki; 22 April 1972) is a Finnish-Italian model and film actress.

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Anna Belknap is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 46

Birthplace: Damariscotta, Maine, United States of America

Anna C. Belknap (born May 22, 1972) is an American actress. She is known for her role as Detective Lindsay Monroe Messer on CSI: NY.

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Anna Magnani is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Dec. at 65 (1908-1973)

Birthplace: Rome, Italy

Anna Maria Magnani (Italian pronunciation: [ˈanna maɲˈɲaːni]; 7 March 1908 – 26 September 1973) was an Italian stage and film actress. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress, along with four ...more

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Anna Wintour is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 69

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Dame Anna Wintour (; born 3 November 1949) is a British-American journalist and editor who has been editor-in-chief of Vogue since 1988 and artistic director for Condé Nast, Vogue's ...more

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Anna Karina is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 78

Birthplace: Solbjerg, Denmark

Anna Karina (22 September 1940 - 14 December 2019) was a Danish-French film actress, director, writer, and singer. She rose to prominence as French New Wave director Jean-Luc Godard's muse in ...more

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Anna Netrebko is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 47

Birthplace: Krasnodar, Russia

Anna Yuryevna Netrebko (Russian: Анна Юрьевна Нетребко; born 18 September 1971) is a Russian operatic soprano. She holds dual Russian and Austrian citizenships and resides in Vienna, Austria, ...more

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Anna Sedokova is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 36

Birthplace: Kiev, Ukrainian SSR

Anna Vladimirovna Sedokova (Ukrainian: А́нна Володи́мирівна Сєдоко́ва; Russian: А́нна Влади́мировна Седоко́ва, born 16 December 1982) is a Ukrainian singer, actress and television presenter of ...more
Anna Massey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Dec. at 74 (1937-2011)

Birthplace: Thakeham, United Kingdom

Anna Raymond Massey (11 August 1937 – 3 July 2011) was an English actress. She won a BAFTA Award for the role of Edith Hope in the 1986 TV adaptation of Anita Brookner's novel Hotel du Lac, a ...more
Anna Tsuchiya is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 34

Birthplace: Japan, Tokyo

Anna Tsuchiya (土屋 アンナ, Tsuchiya Anna, born March 11, 1984) is an American Japanese singer, actress and semi-retired model of Polish and Irish descent. Since 2005, she is primarily known as a

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Anna Burns is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Anna
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Anna Akhmatova is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Dec. at 77 (1889-1966)

Birthplace: Ukraine, Eurasia, Kherson Governorate, Odessa

Anna Andreyevna Gorenko (23 June [O.S. 11 June] 1889 – 5 March 1966), better known by the pen name Anna Akhmatova (; Russian: Анна Ахматова, IPA: [ɐxˈmatəvə]), was one of the most significant ...more

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Anna Rawson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Anna
Age: 37

Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia

Anna Rawson (born 5 August 1981) is an American professional golfer and model. She played on the Ladies European Tour and the LPGA Tour.