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Who Is The Most Famous Kara In The World?

Updated May 27, 2021 266 votes 20 voters 5.8k views33 items

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

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

Kara Hayward is certainly one of the most famous Karas on this list. One of the famous actresses named Kara, she is best known for portraying Suzy Bishop in Moonrise Kingdom. She also appeared in The Sisterhood of Night, Manchester by the Sea, and Us. Kara Young is another famous actress named Kara.

Another of the famous people with the first name Kara is Kara Killmer. She plays Sylvie Brett in Chicago Fire. She also starred in the reality web series If I Can Dream. Kara DioGuardi and Kara Williams-Tualatai are two of the famous singers named Kara.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Kara? Just add them to the list! Then be sure to vote up all of the famous Karas that you recognize. 

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    Kara Hayward


    BirthplaceAndover, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Kara Hayward is an American actress, best known for her role as Suzy Bishop in the 2012 feature film Moonrise Kingdom, which earned her a 2013 Young Artist Award nomination in Best Performance in a...  more
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    Kara Killmer


    BirthplaceCrowley, Texas, USA

    Kara Killmer is an American actress. In 2010, she starred in the short-lived Hulu original web series If I Can Dream and in 2014, she began starring on the NBC drama Chicago Fire as Sylvie Brett....  more
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    Kara DioGuardi


    BirthplaceScarsdale, New York, USA

    Kara Elizabeth DioGuardi (; born December 9, 1970) is an American songwriter, record producer, music publisher, A&R executive, singer, composer and television personality. She writes music primarily...  more
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    Kara Young


    BirthplaceCalifornia, United States of America

    Kara Young (born December 10, 1974) is an American model, actress, and entrepreneur. As a model she represented several cosmetics companies and appeared three times on the cover of Vogue, Playboy...  more
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    Kara Kennedy


    BirthplaceBronxville, New York

    Kara Kennedy Allen (Born Kara Anne Kennedy, February 27, 1960 – September 16, 2011) was a member of the American political dynasty, the Kennedy family. She was the oldest of the three children of...  more
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    Kara Tointon


    BirthplaceEssex, United Kingdom

    Kara Louise Tointon (born 5 August 1983) is an English actress, best known for playing Dawn Swann in BBC soap opera EastEnders, as the 2010 winner of BBC television series Strictly Come Dancing and...  more
  • 7

    Kara Janx


    BirthplaceSouth Africa

    Kara Janx (born 17 September 1975) is a South African fashion designer best known for her participation as a contestant on the second season of Bravo's Project Runway, which aired from December 2005...  more
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    Kara Wilson


    BirthplaceGlasgow, United Kingdom

    Kara Wilson is an actress....
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    Kara Lord

    Kara Lord is a beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Guyana Universe 2011 and represented her country in Miss Universe 2011....  more
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    Kara David

    Kara Patria Constantino David-Cancio (born 12 September 1973) is a Filipino journalist and television host. She is the news anchor of News to Go at GMA News TV, as well as a host and writer for...  more
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    Kara Saun

    Kara Saun is a German-born fashion and costume designer and CEO of Kara Saun LLC, an LA-based fashion and costume design house. She was the costume designer on The Disney Channel’s franchise...  more
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    Kara Vallow


    BirthplaceUSA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    Kara Vallow is an American television animation producer who works with Seth MacFarlane on the four animated television series produced by Fuzzy Door Productions for Fox, Family Guy, American Dad!,...  more
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    Kara Edwards


    BirthplaceLubbock, Texas, United States of America

    Kara Janét Edwards (born February 17, 1977, Lubbock, Texas) is an American voice actress working for Funimation. She provided voices for a number of English versions of Japanese anime. She is also...  more
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    Kara Lindstrom is a writer, set decorator and production designer....  more
  • 15

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Kara R. Stribling is an actress....  more
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    Kara Pacitto


    BirthplaceWestlake Village, California, United States of America

    Kara Pacitto is an actress....  more
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    Kara Lindsay


    BirthplaceRochester, New York

    Kara Lindsay (born February 16, 1985) is an American actress, best known for her roles as Katherine Plumber in Newsies (2012) and Glinda in Wicked (2014, 2016, 2018, 2019). She is married to Kevin...  more
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    Kara Taitz


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Kara Eve Taitz (born May 11, 1981) is an American actress, who starred as Lily Miran, a socially awkward and sex-crazed girl who has feelings for the main character on the now cancelled sitcom The...  more
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    Kara Scott


    BirthplaceAlberta, Canada

    Kara Scott is a Canadian British TV personality, journalist and poker player. Born in northern Alberta, Canada, Scott moved to the United Kingdom in 1999 and worked in the UK media until 2009 when...  more
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    Kara Lang


    BirthplaceCalgary, Canada

    Kara Elise Lang (born 22 October 1986) is a Canadian soccer player and sports analyst, who represented her country in two FIFA World Cups and the Olympic Games, and played club soccer for Vancouver...  more
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    Kara Karayev


    BirthplaceBaku, Azerbaijan

    Gara Abulfaz oghlu Garayev (Azerbaijani: Qara Əbülfəz oğlu Qarayev, Russian: Кара́ Абульфа́зович Кара́ев (Kara Abulfazovich Karayev), February 5, 1918 in Baku – May 13, 1982 in Moscow), also spelled...  more
  • 22

    Kara Goucher


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Kara Goucher (born Kara Grgas on July 9, 1978) is an American long-distance runner. She was the 10,000 meters silver medalist at the 2007 World Championships in Athletics and represented her country...  more
  • 23

    Kara Hultgreen


    BirthplaceGreenwich, Connecticut

    Kara Spears Hultgreen (5 October 1965 – 25 October 1994) was a lieutenant and naval aviator in the United States Navy and the first female carrier-based fighter pilot in the U.S. Navy. She died just...  more
  • 24

    Kara Lawson


    BirthplaceVirginia, United States of America

    Kara Marie Lawson (born February 14, 1981) is a former American professional women's basketball player in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) and a basketball television analyst for...  more
  • 25

    Kara Mahmud Bushati

    Kara Mahmud Pasha (Turkish: Kara Mahmud Paşa, fl. 1749–22 September 1796) was a hereditary Ottoman governor (mutasarrıf) of the Sanjak of Scutari (known in historiography as Pashalik of Scutari),...  more