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Famous People Named Brenda 

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Who knew there were so many famous people named Brenda in the world? Our list of celebrities named Brenda 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 Brendas 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 Brenda, actors named Brenda, and much more. Brenda Song, Brenda Lee, and Brenda Blethyn are only a few of the well-known people named Brenda on this list.
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Brenda Song is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Spokesperson, Film Producer, Model

Age: 27

Birthplace: Carmichael, California, United States of America

Brenda Song (born March 27, 1988) is an American actress. Song started in show business as a child fashion model. Her early television work included roles in the television shows Fudge (1995) ...more

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Brenda Lee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Singer

Age: 74

Birthplace: Georgia, USA, Atlanta

Brenda Lee (born Brenda Mae Tarpley; December 11, 1944) is an American performer and the top-charting solo female vocalist of the 1960s. She sang rockabilly, pop and country music, and had 47 US ...more

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Brenda Blethyn is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Actor

Age: 73

Birthplace: Ramsgate, United Kingdom

Brenda Anne Blethyn (née Bottle; 20 February 1946) is an English actress. She is known for her portrayals of working class women with eccentric qualities. She is the recipient of several ...more
Brenda Fricker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Actor

Age: 74

Birthplace: Dublin, Republic of Ireland

Brenda Fricker (born 17 February 1945) is an Irish actress of stage and screen. She has appeared in more than 30 films and television roles. In 1990, she became the first Irish actress to win an ...more
Brenda Vaccaro is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Actor

Age: 79

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Brenda Buell Vaccaro (born November 18, 1939) is an American stage, television, and film actress. In a career spanning over half a century, she received one Academy Award nomination, three ...more
Brenda Strong is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Yoga Instructor, Actor

Age: 58

Birthplace: Brightwood, Oregon, United States of America

Brenda Lee Strong (born March 25, 1960) is an American actress. She began her career in television, including appearances in Twin Peaks, Party of Five, Seinfeld, Blossom, and Sports Night. She ...more

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Brenda Barnes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Businessperson

Age: 66

Brenda Czajka Barnes (November 11, 1953 – January 17, 2017) was an American businesswoman who served as president, chairman and chief executive of Sara Lee, and was the first female CEO at
Brenda Russell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Songwriter, Pianist, Musician

Age: 69

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

Brenda Russell (née Gordon; born April 8, 1949) is an American singer-songwriter and keyboardist. Russell has a diverse musical style which encompasses pop, soul, dance, and jazz. She has ...more

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Brenda Bakke is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Actor

Age: 55

Birthplace: Klamath Falls, Oregon, United States of America

Brenda Jean Bakke (born May 15, 1963) is an American actress, best known for her roles in 1990s films Hot Shots! Part Deux, Gunmen, Demon Knight and Under Siege 2: Dark Territory. Bakke also ...more
Brenda Asnicar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Actor, Singer

Age: 27

Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Brenda Asnicar (born 17 October 1991) is an Argentine actress, singer, model and dancer who gained international popularity for her debut role as Antonella Lamas Bernardi in the Disney Channel ...more
Brenda Fassie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Singer

Age: Dec. at 40 (1964-2004)

Birthplace: Cape Town, South Africa

Brenda Nokuzola Fassie (3 November 1964 – 9 May 2004) was a South African anti-apartheid Afropop singer. Affectionately called MaBrrr by her fans, she was sometimes described as the "Queen ...more

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Brenda James is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Actor

Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada

Brenda James is an actress.
Brenda Schad is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Model, Actor

Age: 47

Birthplace: Walnut Creek, California, United States of America

Brenda Schad is a former American model.
Brenda Costa is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Fashion Model

Age: 36

Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Brenda Costa is a Brazilian fashion model and former swimmer. She was born on November 8, 1982 in Rio de Janeiro. Brenda Costa is 177 cm (5 feet 9.5 inches) tall. Her model career started when ...more
Brenda Benet is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Actor

Age: Dec. at 37 (1945-1982)

Birthplace: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Brenda Ann Benet (August 14, 1945 – April 7, 1982) was an American television and film actress. Benet was best known for her roles on the soap operas The Young Marrieds and Days of Our Lives.
Brenda Chapman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Screenwriter, Animator, Voice acting

Age: 56

Birthplace: Beason, Illinois, United States of America

Brenda Chapman (born November 1, 1962) is an American writer, animation story artist and director. In 1998, she became the first woman to direct an animated feature from a major studio, ...more
Brenda Marshall is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Actor

Age: Dec. at 77 (1915-1992)

Birthplace: Negros

Ardis Ankerson (September 29, 1915 – July 30, 1992), known as Brenda Marshall, was a Filipino-born, American film actress.
Brenda Shaughnessy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Editor, Poet, Professor

Age: 48

Birthplace: Okinawa Prefecture, Japan

Brenda Shaughnessy (born 1970) is an American poet.
Brenda Novak is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Brenda

Age: 55

Birthplace: Utah

Brenda Novak is an American author. She has written nearly 50 books, and has sold more than 4 million copies. Her novels have received critical acclaim and won many awards, including three RITA ...more
Brenda Jackson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Writer

Age: 66

Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida

Brenda Jackson (February 2, 1953) is an American novelist who writes contemporary multicultural romance novels. She was the first African-American author to have a novel published as part of the ...more
Brenda Hampton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Television producer, Screenwriter

Age: 67

Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia

Brenda Hampton (born August 19, 1951) is an American television show creator, writer and producer. She created, wrote and produced 7th Heaven, Fat Actress, and The Secret Life of the American ...more
Brenda De Banzie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Actor

Age: Dec. at 72 (1909-1981)

Birthplace: England, Manchester

Brenda Doreen Mignon de Banzie (28 July 1909 – 5 March 1981) was a British actress of stage and screen (some sources mistakenly quote 1915 as her year of birth). She was the daughter of Edward ...more
Brenda Hale, Baroness Ha... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Judge, Barrister, Lawyer

Age: 74

Birthplace: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Brenda Marjorie Hale, Baroness Hale of Richmond, , known as Lady Hale (born 31 January 1945) is a British judge and the current President of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom. In 2004, she ...more
Brenda Boozer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Opera Singer, Actor

Age: 71

Birthplace: Georgia, USA, Atlanta

Brenda Boozer (born January 25, 1948) is an American mezzo-soprano who has had an active international career performing in operas and concerts since the mid 1970s. She was a member of the ...more
Brenda Gandini is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Brenda
Model, Actor

Age: 34

Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Brenda Gandini (August 8, 1984, in Buenos Aires) is an Argentine actress and model. She is the best known of her roles on television hits such as Floricienta, Sos mi vida and Romeo y Julieta.