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Who Is The Most Famous Barbara In The World?

Updated October 30, 2020 773 votes 67 voters 36.0k views86 items

List RulesVote up all of the Barbaras you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Barbara can you think of? The famous Barbaras below have many different professions, including notable actors named Barbara, famous journalists named Barbara, and even musicians named Barbara.

Barbra Streisand is certainly one of the most famous Barbaras on this list. One of the famous singers named Barbra, she has released more than 10 chart-topping albums. Barbra Streisand is also an accomplished actress having starred in Funny Girl, Yentl, The Way We Were, and other movies. Barbara Rhoades is also one of the famous actresses named Barbara. 

Another of the famous people with the first name Barbara is Barbara Walters. She is an award-winning journalist known for her comprehensive interviews. Michael Jackson, Vladimir Putin, and Katharine Hepburn are among the big names she interviewed throughout her career.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous women named Barbara? Just add them to the list!

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    Barbara Walters

    Barbara Jill Walters (born September 25, 1929) is an American broadcast journalist, author,...  more

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    Barbara Palvin

    Barbara Palvin (pronounced [ˈbɒrbɒrɒ ˈpɒlvin]; born 8 October 1993) is a Hungarian model. She...  more

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    Barbara Eden

    Barbara Eden (born Barbara Jean Morehead, August 23, 1931) is an American film, stage, and...  more

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    Barbara Bush

    Barbara Pierce Bush (born Barbara Pierce; June 8, 1925 – April 17, 2018) was the first lady of...  more

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    Barbara Hershey

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  • Barbara Billingsley8
    Barbara Billingsley (born Barbara Lillian Combes; December 22, 1915 – October 16, 2010) was an...  more
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    Barbara Kingsolver (born April 8, 1955) is an American novelist, essayist and poet. She was...  more

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    Barbara Bach

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    Bárbara Mori

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    Barbara Windsor

    Dame Barbara Windsor, (born Barbara Ann Deeks; 6 August 1937), is an English actress, known...  more

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    Barbara Ann Mandrell (born December 25, 1948) is an American country music singer, musician,...  more

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    Barbara Boxer

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    Barbara Carrera

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    Barbara Bouchet

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    Barbara Feldon

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    Barbara Parkins

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    Barbara Crampton (born December 27, 1958) is an American actress. She made her screen debut on...  more
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    Barbara Meier

    Barbara Meier (born 25 July 1986) is a German fashion model and actress. She is best known as...  more
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    Barbara Hale

    Barbara Hale (April 18, 1922 – January 26, 2017) was an American actress best known for her...  more

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    Barbara Cook

    Barbara Cook (October 25, 1927 – August 8, 2017) was an American actress and singer who first...  more
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    Barbara Payton

    Barbara Lee Payton (born Barbara Lee Redfield; November 16, 1927 – May 8, 1967) was an...  more

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    Barbara Sinatra

    Barbara Marx Sinatra (née Blakeley; March 10, 1927 – July 25, 2017) was an American model, ...  more