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Who Is The Most Famous Cynthia In The World?

Updated February 9, 2021 465 votes 30 voters 7.9k views60 items

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How many celebrities named Cynthia can you think of? The famous Cynthias below have many different professions, including notable actors named Cynthia, famous athletes named Cynthia, and even musicians named Cynthia.

Cynthia Nixon is certainly one of the most famous Cynthias on this list. One of the famous actresses named Cynthia, she is best known for playing Miranda on Sex and the City. Ratched, Amadeus, and James White are among her notable projects.

Another of the famous people with the first name Cynthia is Cynthia Bailey. She is a model turned actress. She was also featured in The Real Housewives of Atlanta.

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    Cynthia Nixon


    BirthplaceNew York, New York, USA

    Cynthia Ellen Nixon (born April 9, 1966) is an American actor and activist. For her portrayal of Miranda Hobbes in the HBO series Sex and the City (1998–2004), Nixon won the 2004 Primetime Emmy Award...  more

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    Cynthia Bailey


    BirthplaceTuscumbia, Alabama, United States of America

    Cynthia Bailey, 43, was born in Tuscumbia, Alabama and moved to New York City when she was 18 years old to pursue her dream of modeling with nothing more than a high school Homecoming Queen crown and...  more
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    BirthplaceOakland, California, United States of America

    Alternative NameCynthia Stephenson

    Cynthia Stevenson (born August 2, 1962) is an American actress. She has appeared in several movies including The Player, Forget Paris, Home for the Holidays, Happiness, and Air Bud: Golden Receiver,...  more
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    Cynthia Daniel


    BirthplaceGainesville, Florida, USA

    Cynthia Lynn Daniel (married name: Cynthia Hauser; born March 17, 1976) is an American photographer and former actress. She is the twin sister of actress Brittany Daniel. She is best known for her...  more
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    Cynthia Preston


    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    Alternative NameCyndy Preston, Cindy Preston

    Cynthia Preston (born May 18, 1968), sometimes credited as Cyndy Preston, is a Canadian television and film actress....  more
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    Cynthia Watros


    BirthplaceLake Orion, Michigan, USA

    Alternative NameCynthia Watros

    Cynthia Michele Watros (born September 2, 1968) is an American actress. Watros is known for her roles as Libby Smith on the ABC TV series Lost, Kellie in The Drew Carey Show, Erin in Titus, and Annie...  more
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    Cynthia Rhodes


    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States of America

    Cynthia Rhodes (born November 21, 1956) is a retired American actress, singer and dancer. Her film roles include Tina Tech in Flashdance (1983), Jackie in Staying Alive (1983) and Penny in Dirty...  more
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    Cynthia Rowley


    BirthplaceBarrington, Illinois, USA

    Cynthia Rowley (born July 29) is an American fashion designer based in the West Village of New York City....  more
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    Cynthia Gibb


    BirthplaceBennington, Vermont, United States of America

    Alternative NameCindy Gibb

    Cynthia Gibb (born December 14, 1963) is an American actress and former model who has starred in film and on television....  more

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    Cynthia Lennon


    BirthplaceBlackpool, England

    Cynthia Lillian Lennon (née Powell; 10 September 1939 – 1 April 2015) was the first wife of English musician John Lennon and mother of Julian Lennon. She grew up in the middle-class section of...  more
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    Cynthia Geary


    BirthplaceJackson, Mississippi, USA

    Cynthia Geary (born March 21, 1965, Jackson, Mississippi) is an American actress best known for her role as Shelly Tambo in the television series Northern Exposure. In her Emmy-nominated role, she...  more
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    Cynthia Dale


    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    Cynthia Ciurluini, known professionally as Cynthia Dale, is a Canadian television actress and stage performer. She is best known for her role as lawyer Olivia Novak in the 1987–94, and re-booted in...  more
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    Cynthia Carroll


    BirthplaceNew Jersey

    Cynthia Blum Carroll (born November 13, 1956) is a British businesswoman. She was the chief executive officer of Anglo American PLC, a British mining company, which, among other things, is the...  more
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    Cynthia Klitbo


    BirthplaceZacatecas, Mexico

    Cynthia Klitbo (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈsintja ˈklitβo]; born Diana Cynthia Klitbo on March 11, 1967 in Zacatecas, Mexico) is a Mexican actress of telenovelas, theater and Mexican cinema. She is...  more
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    Cynthia Ozick


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Cynthia Shoshana Ozick (born April 17, 1928) is an American short story writer, novelist, and essayist....  more
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    Cynthia Sayer


    BirthplaceWaltham, Massachusetts

    Cynthia Nan Sayer is a jazz banjoist, vocalist, concert and recording artist, and entertainer. She is also a 2006 inductee into the National Four-String Banjo Hall of Fame as recognition as a...  more
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    Cynthia Harris


    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Cynthia Julian Harris (born August 9, 1934) is an American film, television, and stage actress. She is best known for her roles in the television series Edward & Mrs. Simpson and the sitcom Mad About...  more
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    Cynthia Ann LaMontagne (born February 15, 1966) is an American actress who has appeared in numerous television shows and films. She is best known for her recurring role as "Big Rhonda" in the fourth...  more
  • 19

    BirthplaceAtlanta, Georgia, USA

    Cynthia Ann McKinney (born March 17, 1955) is an American politician and activist who is an Assistant Professor at North South University, Bangladesh. As a member of the Democratic Party, she served...  more
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    Cynthia Olavarría


    BirthplaceSanturce, Puerto Rico

    Cynthia Enid Olavarría Rivera (born January 28, 1982 in Santurce) is a Puerto Rican actress, fashion model, TV host and beauty pageant titleholder who won Miss Puerto Rico Universe 2005 and placed...  more
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    Cynthia Lummis


    BirthplaceCheyenne, Grant Village, Wyoming, United States of America

    Cynthia Marie Lummis Wiederspahn (born September 10, 1954) is an American politician who was the U.S. Representative for Wyoming's at-large congressional district, serving from 2009 to 2017. A member...  more
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    BirthplaceSan Diego, California

    Cynthia Ona Innis (born 1969) is an American painter, sculptor and visual artist raised in San Diego and based out of Oakland. Her work has been described as "paintings one doesn't look at so much as...  more
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    Cynthia Basinet


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    Cynthia Basinet is an American actress and singer, born in the San Fernando Valley in Los Angeles....  more
  • 24

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Cynthia Addai-Robinson is an English-born actress. She was born in London; her mother is from Ghana and her father is an American citizen. She moved to US when she was 4 and was raised by her mother...  more
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    BirthplaceAfton, Iowa

    Cynthia May Westover Alden (May 31, 1862 – January 8, 1931), also known as Cynthia W. Alden and Cynthia M. Westover, was an American journalist, author, inventor, and New York City municipal employee....  more
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