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Who Is The Most Famous Laura In The World?

Updated November 5, 2020 43 votes 26 voters 36.6k views89 items

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

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

Laura Linney is certainly one of the most famous Lauras on this list. One of the actresses named Laura, she is best known for playing Wendy in the series Ozark. She also appeared in such films as The Squid and the Whale, The Savages, and Kinsey.

Another of the famous people with the first name Laura is Laura Dern. She has collaborated with David Lynch on several projects including Blue Velvet, Wild at Heart, and Twin Peaks: The Return. She won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 2020 for her role in Marriage Story. Country singer Laura Elena is another celebrity Laura. 

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

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    Laura Allen

    1974-03-21

    BirthplacePortland, Oregon, USA

    GenderFemale

    Laura Allen (born March 21, 1974) is an American actress. She starred as Lily Tyler during the first two seasons of the USA Network show The 4400....  more
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    Laura Bailey

    1981-05-28

    BirthplaceBiloxi, Mississippi, USA

    GenderFemale

    Alternative NameLaura Bailey

    Laura Bailey is an American voice actress who provides voices for English-language versions of anime, animation and video games. She made her debut in anime as the younger version of Trunks in the...  more
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    1

    Laura Baugh

    1955-05-31

    BirthplaceGainesville, Florida

    GenderFemale

    Laura Zonetta Baugh (born May 31, 1955) is an American professional golfer, who played the LPGA Tour for 25 years. She is a published writer and golf broadcaster....  more
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    BirthplaceLexington, Kentucky, USA

    GenderFemale

    Alternative NameLaura Bell Bundy

    Laura Ashley Bell Bundy (born April 10, 1981) is an American actress and singer who has performed in a number of Broadway roles, her best known being the original Amber Von Tussle in the musical...  more

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    Laura Bertram

    1978-09-05

    BirthplaceToronto, Ontario, Canada

    GenderFemale

    Laura Maureen Bertram (born September 5, 1978) is a Canadian actress best known for her role as Trance Gemini in Andromeda....  more
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    Laura Betti

    1927-05-01

    BirthplaceCasalecchio di Reno, Italy

    GenderFemale

    Laura Betti (1 May 1927 – 31 July 2004) was an Italian actress known particularly for her work with directors Federico Fellini, Pier Paolo Pasolini and Bernardo Bertolucci. She had a long friendship...  more
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    Laura Birn

    1981-04-25

    BirthplaceHelsinki, Finland

    GenderFemale

    Laura Eveliina Birn (born 25 April 1981) is a Finnish film actress. Birn was born in Helsinki, Finland. She is most famous for her appearances in the 2003 film Helmiä ja sikoja alongside Mikko...  more
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    Laura Branigan

    1957-07-03

    BirthplaceBrewster, New York, United States of America

    GenderFemale

    Laura Ann Branigan (July 3, 1952 – August 26, 2004) was an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Her signature song, the platinum-certified 1982 single "Gloria", stayed on the U.S. Billboard Hot...  more

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    BirthplaceFlourtown, Pennslyvania

    GenderFemale

    Laura Marie Breckenridge (born August 22, 1983) is an American actress. She is known for her role as college student Rose Sorelli on the television series Related....  more
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    Laura Bush

    1946-11-04

    BirthplaceMidland, Texas, United States of America

    GenderFemale

    Laura Welch Bush (née Laura Lane Welch; born November 4, 1946) is an American educator who was First Lady of the United States during the presidency of her husband, George W. Bush, from 2001 to 2009....  more

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    Laura Combes

    1953-10-19

    BirthplaceRacine, Wisconsin

    GenderFemale

    Laura Combes was a professional female bodybuilder from the United States. Born on October 19, 1953, in New York, New York, Combes moved to Tampa, Florida in 1966 at age 13. As a teenager she played...  more
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    Laura Csortan

    1976-11-09

    BirthplaceAdelaide, Australia

    GenderFemale

    Laura Csortan (born 9 November 1976) is an Australian model, actress and television presenter. She lives between West Hollywood, California and Sydney, New South Wales....  more
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    Laura Dawn

    1970-01-01

    GenderFemale

    Laura Dawn is an American political activist and singer/songwriter. She has been the cultural director for MoveOn.org since March 2004 and was named the organization's national creative director in...  more
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    Laura Dern

    1967-02-10

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

    GenderFemale

    Laura Elizabeth Dern (born February 10, 1967) is an American actress, director, and producer. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including four Golden Globe Awards and a Primetime Emmy...  more

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    Laura Elizondo

    1983-08-28

    BirthplaceTampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico

    GenderFemale

    Laura Elizondo Erhard (born 28 August 1983 in Tampico) is a Mexican beauty pageant titleholder who represented her country at Miss Universe 2005. ...  more
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    Laura Esposto

    1978-08-08

    BirthplaceBologna, Italy

    GenderFemale

    Laura Esposto (born 8 August 1978, Bologna, Italy) is a television presenter and model....  more
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    Laura Flores

    1963-08-23

    BirthplaceReynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico

    GenderFemale

    Laura Aurora Flores Heras (born August 23, 1963) is a Mexican actress, hostess and singer....  more
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    Laura Foy

    1976-03-16

    BirthplaceOakdale, New York, United States of America

    GenderFemale

    Laura Foy is an American TV Host and Producer best knwon for her wildly popular TV talk show on the G4 Television Channel about Video Games. Check out her Wikipedia page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laura_Foy

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    Laura Fraser

    1976-07-24

    BirthplaceGlasgow, Scotland, UK

    GenderFemale

    Laura Fraser (born 24 July 1976) is a Scottish actress. She is best known for portraying Door in the urban fantasy series Neverwhere, Kate in the film A Knight's Tale, Cat MacKenzie in the drama...  more

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    Laura Harring

    1964-03-03

    BirthplaceLos Mochis, Mexico

    GenderFemale

    Laura Elena, Countess von Bismarck-Schönhausen (née Martínez-Herring; March 3, 1964), commonly known as Laura Harring, is a Mexican-American actress. In 1985, Harring became the first Hispanic woman...  more

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    Laura Harris

    1976-11-20

    BirthplaceVancouver, British Columbia, Canada

    GenderFemale

    Laura Elizabeth Harris (born November 20, 1976) is a Canadian actress....  more
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    Laura Hayes is an actor, film director and screenwriter....  more
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    BirthplaceVirginia

    GenderFemale

    Laura Hillenbrand (born May 15, 1967) is an American author of books and magazine articles. Her two bestselling nonfiction books, Seabiscuit: An American Legend (2001) and Unbroken: A World War II...  more
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    BirthplaceCalifornia, United States of America

    GenderFemale

    Laura Hope Crews (December 12, 1879 – November 12, 1942) was a leading actress of the American stage in the first decades of the 20th century who is best remembered today for her later work as a...  more
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    Laura Ingalls Wilder

    1867-02-07

    BirthplacePepin, Wisconsin

    GenderFemale

    Laura Elizabeth Ingalls Wilder (; February 7, 1867 – February 10, 1957) was an American writer known for the Little House on the Prairie series of children's books, published between 1932 and 1943,...  more

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