Famous People Named Bertha

Who knew there were so many famous people named Bertha in the world? Our list of celebrities named Bertha includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Berthas below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Bertha, actors named Bertha, and much more. Bertha von Suttner, Bertha Gifford, and Bertha Moss are only a few of the well-known people named Bertha on this list.
  • Bertha Felicitas Sophie Freifrau von Suttner (Baroness Bertha von Suttner, pronounced [ˈbɛɐ̯ta fɔn ˈzʊtnɐ], née Countess Kinsky, Gräfin Kinsky von Wchinitz und Tettau; 9 June 1843 – 21 June 1914) was ...more
  • Bertha Alice Williams Graham Gifford (30 October 1871 – August 20, 1951) was a farmwife in rural Catawissa, Missouri during the early 1900s who was accused of murdering three members of the local ...more
  • Bertha Moss (August 7, 1919 – February 4, 2008), born Juana Bertha Moscovish Holm, was an actress of the stage, telenovelas and cinema of Mexico. She was born in Buenos Aires Argentina. She died ...more
  • Bertha Harris (December 17, 1937 – May 22, 2005) was an American lesbian novelist. Born in Fayetteville, North Carolina, she moved to New York City in 1959. She was director of Women's Studies and ...more
  • Bertha Wrenham Wilson (September 18, 1923 – April 28, 2007) was a Canadian jurist and the first female Puisne Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada. Before her ascension to Canada's highest court, ...more
  • Bertha Chen is Professor - Med Center Line, Obstetrics Gynecology at Stanford University.
  • Bertha Belmore (1882–1953) was a British stage and film actress.
  • Bertha Runkle (1879–1958) was an American novelist and playwright born in Berkeley Heights, New Jersey. From a literary family, she wrote five novels. Her first and best known, The Helmet of Navarre, ...more
  • Bertha Bay-Sa Pan is an American Director, Writer and Producer. Born in New Jersey and raised in Taiwan, Pan was educated at Boston University and the Columbia University Graduate Film School in 1997 ...more
  • Bertha Merrill "B" Holt (August 16, 1916 – June 18, 2010) was an American politician who represented Alamance and Rockingham counties in the North Carolina State House of Representatives from 1975 to ...more
  • Bertha Kalich (also spelled Kalish, born Beylke Kalakh; 17 May 1874 – 18 April 1939) was a Jewish American actress, born in Lemberg, Galicia (now Lviv, Ukraine). Though she was well-established as an ...more
  • Bertha Navarro is a film producer, a film director and an actor.
  • Bertha "Chippie" Hill (March 15, 1905 – May 7, 1950), was an American blues and vaudeville singer and dancer, best known for her recordings with Louis Armstrong.
  • Bertha Swirles, Lady Jeffreys (22 May 1903 – 18 December 1999) was a British physicist who carried out research on quantum theory, particularly in its early days. She was associated with Girton ...more
  • Bertha "Puck" Brouwer (since 1953 van Duyne; 29 October 1930 – 6 October 2006) was a Dutch sprinter. Brouwer accomplished her first international notable result in 1950, when she won the silver medal ...more
  • Bertha Haven Putnam (1872 – February 26, 1960) was an American historian, specialising on the judicial and administrative history of medieval England. Putnam grew up in Philadelphia, the daughter of ...more
  • Bertha Oliva Sánchez Rivera (born November 4, 1978) is a female long-distance runner from Colombia, who won several medals on continental level from the mid-1990s on.
  • Bertha Louise Townsend Toulmin (née Townsend; March 7, 1869 – May 12, 1909) was a female tennis player from the United States. She is best remembered for being the first repeating women's singles ...more
  • Bertha Priestley was an actress.
  • Bertha Mann was an actress.
  • Bertha Sånnell was a costume designer.
  • Bertha Coombs (born December 28, 1961) is a general assignment reporter for CNBC. She covers business and financial news stories.Coombs attended The Park School in Brookline, Massachusetts, Milton ...more
  • Bertha Gaztelumendi is a film director and screenwriter.
  • Bertha González Nieves (born May 6, 1970, Mexico City, Mexico) is a Mexican businesswoman, whose career is rooted in the consumer luxury goods market. Forbes has identified her as one of the 50 most ...more