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List of famous people named Maria, along with photos. How many celebrities named Maria can you think of? The famous Marias below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Maria, athletes named Maria, and even political figures named Maria. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Maria? Add them to the list.

Maria Bello, an award winning actress who starred in The Cooler, ER, and Coyote Ugly, is definitely a Maria to beat. Even with her extensive experience in the entertainment industry, she also is one of the founders of WE ADVANCE; A humanitarian effort that was created after the Haiti earthquake to promote health care for everyone in Haiti and other parts of the world.

Maria Kanellis is one of the most famous female WWE wrestelrs. She was at first hired as a background interviewer, but fours years later she was finally brought into the ring. With her now husband, Michael Bennet, they've become one of the most famous villainous duos of the WWE.

Maria Sharapova is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Tennis player, Model, Athlete Maria Yuryevna Sharapova is a Russian professional tennis player, who as of October 6, 2014 is ranked world No. 2 by the Women's Tennis Association. A United States resident since 1994, ...more

Maria Menounos is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Wrestler, Journalist, Film Producer Maria Menounos is an American actress, journalist, TV hostess, and occasional professional wrestling personality. She is known in the United States for her appearances as a TV correspondent for ...more

Maria Bello is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Activist, Businessperson, Actor Maria Elena Bello is an American actress and writer. She has appeared in the movies Permanent Midnight, Payback, Coyote Ugly, The Cooler, Thank You for Smoking, and The Jane Austen Book Club. On ...more

Maria Kanellis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Wrestler, Singer-songwriter, Model Maria Kanellis Bennett is an American professional wrestler also known simply as Maria. She is best known for her time with World Wrestling Entertainment, and is working for Ring of Honor as the ...more

Maria Kirilenko is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Tennis player Maria Yuryevna Kirilenko is a Russian tennis player and model. Kirilenko won the 2002 U.S. Open Girls' Singles and won her first WTA Tour title in 2005, defeating Anna-Lena Grönefeld in the ...more

Maria Grazia Cucinotta is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Film Producer, Model, Screenwriter Maria Grazia Cucinotta is an Italian actress who has featured in many films and television series since 1990. She has also worked as a producer, screenwriter and model. Cucinotta was born in ...more

Maria Ozawa is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Pornographic actor, Model, Actor Maria Ozawa, who used the name Miyabi early in her career, is a Japanese adult video actress known in Japan as an AV idol.

Maria Callas is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Actor, Singer Maria Callas, Commendatore OMRI, was an American-born Greek soprano and one of the most renowned and influential opera singers of the 20th century. Critics praised her bel canto technique, ...more

Maria Canals Barrera is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Actor, Voice acting, Singer María Canals Barrera is an American actress best known for her roles on television. Canals Barrera co-starred in a number of short-lived sitcoms, worked as a voice actress, and appeared ...more

Maria Bamford is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor Maria Bamford is an American stand-up comedian, actress and voice actress. She is best known for her portrayal of her dysfunctional family and self-deprecating comedy involving jokes about ...more

María Conchita Alonso is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Songwriter, Film Producer, Model María Conchita Alonso, better known as María Conchita, is a Cuban-born Venezuelan-raised three time Grammy Award–nominated singer/songwriter and actress.

Maria Bartiromo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Journalist, Author, Actor Maria Sara Bartiromo is an American television journalist, magazine columnist and author of three books. She is host of Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo and is Global Markets editor at Fox ...more

Maria Fowler is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Maria Fowler is an English glamour model and Page 3 Girl. Fowler has been featured in UK and Worldwide publications Fowler had a supporting role in ITV2 series The Only Way Is Essex from ...more

Maria Brink is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Maria Brink is an American singer and songwriter, best known as the current front woman of American metal band, In This Moment. Brink has been awarded "2013 Rock Goddess of the Year" ...more

Maria Shriver is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Journalist, Newsreader, Television producer Maria Owings Shriver is an American journalist, activist, author of six best-selling books, and former First Lady of California as the wife of former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. ...more

Maria Gregersen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Model Maria Gregersen is a Danish fashion model.

María Celeste Arrarás is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Talk show host, Journalist, Presenter Maria Celeste Arrarás is a Puerto Rican journalist and actress and the host and producer of Spanish language news program Al Rojo Vivo.

Maria Sansone is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Maria
VJ, Actor Maria Grace Sansone is an American television personality, and currently the co-anchor of Good Day LA on KTTV FOX 11 in Los Angeles. She is former field reporter for WNBC 4 New York who appeared ...more

Maria Montessori is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Educator, Physician, Philosopher Maria Tecla Artemesia Montessori was an Italian physician and educator best known for the philosophy of education that bears her name, and her writing on scientific pedagogy. Her educational ...more

Maria Doyle Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Songwriter, Educator, Musician Maria Doyle Kennedy is an Irish actress, composer, singer, songwriter, musician, theatre artist, orchestrator and educator. She is best known for her role in The Commitments, and as Queen ...more

Maria Rohm is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Film Producer, Actor Maria Rohm is an Austrian actress. She is famous for appearing in many exploitation films directed by Jesús Franco in the late 60s. She was married to film producer Harry Alan Towers from ...more

Maria Bueno is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Tennis player Maria Esther Andion Bueno is a former professional tennis player from Brazil. During her 11-year career in the 1950s and 1960s, she won 19 Major titles. She was the year-end number-one ranked ...more

Maria Checa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Nude Glamour Model, Actor Maria Checa is a Colombian-American model and actress. She is Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for August 1994. Her centerfold was photographed by Richard Fegley. Checa, who moved with ...more

Maria Höfl-Riesch is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Tennis player, Alpine skier, Athlete Maria Höfl-Riesch is a former German World Cup alpine ski racer. She is a three-time Olympic champion, two-time world champion, and an overall World Cup champion. Höfl-Riesch made her ...more

Maria Rosaria Carfagna is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Politician Maria Rosaria Carfagna is an Italian politician and former showgirl and model. After obtaining a degree in law, Carfagna worked for several years on Italian television shows and as a model. She ...more

Maria Pitillo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Entrepreneur, Actor Maria Pitillo is a former American actress who has starred in film and on TV, most notably as Audrey Timmonds in Godzilla in 1998, a role which garnered her a Golden Raspberry Award for Worst ...more

Maria de Medeiros is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Screenwriter, Actor, Singer Maria Esteves de Medeiros Vitorino de Almeida,DamSE, known as Maria de Medeiros, is a Portuguese actress, director, and singer who has been involved in both European and American film

Maria Furtwängler is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Physician, Actor Maria Furtwängler-Burda is a German physician and television actress.

Maria Muldaur is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Actor, Singer Maria Muldaur is a singer.

Maria Whittaker is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Nude Glamour Model, Model Maria Whittaker is an English former glamour model, Page 3 girl and singer.

María Félix is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Actor María de los Ángeles Félix Güereña was a Mexican film actress. She is considered one of the most important female figures of the Golden Age of Mexican cinema. ...more

Maria Francisca Perello is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Maria

Maria Eriksson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Maria Eriksson is an English fashion and glamour model.

Maria Botto is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Actor Maria Botto is an actress.

Maria Edgeworth is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Novelist, Writer Maria Edgeworth was a prolific Anglo-Irish writer of adults' and children's literature. She was one of the first realist writers in children's literature and was a significant figure in the ...more

Maria Bethânia is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Musician, Actor, Singer Maria Bethânia Viana Telles Veloso, known by her stage name Maria Bethânia, is a Brazilian MPB singer. Born in Santo Amaro, Bahia, she started her career in Rio de Janeiro in 1964 ...more

Maria Rita is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Singer Maria Rita is the performance name of Maria Rita Camargo Mariano, a Brazilian singer. She is the daughter of famed pianist/arranger César Camargo Mariano and the late Brazilian singing ...more

Maria Swan is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Pornographic actor, Fashion Model Maria Swan aka Jana Defi Princessa or Princzessa is a model who is Czech-born and Italian by her father and Czech on her mother's side.

Maria Elena Camerin is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Tennis player Maria Elena Camerin is a professional tennis player from Italy.

Maria Theresa is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Politician Maria Theresa Walburga Amalia Christina was the only Queen regnant of the Habsburg dominions and the last of the House of Habsburg. She was the sovereign of Austria, Hungary, Croatia, Bohemia, ...more

Maria Montez is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Model, Author, Actor María Africa García Vidal de Santo Silas was a Dominican motion picture actress who gained fame and popularity in the 1940s as an exotic beauty starring in a series of ...more

María Capovilla is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Maria
María Esther Heredia Lecaro de Capovilla, known internationally as María Capovilla, was an Ecuadorian supercentenarian, and, at the time of her death at age 116 years 347 days, was ...more

Maria Schell is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Film Producer, Actor Maria Margarethe Anna Schell was an Austrian/Swiss actress, who won the Volpi Cup for Best Actress at the Venice Film Festival in 1956 for Gervaise.

Maria McBane is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Actor Maria McBane is a French American model and actress who was Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for its May 1965 issue. Her centerfold was photographed by Ed DeLong and William Figge. Maria ...more

Maria Thayer is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Comedian, Actor Maria Thayer is an American actress and comedian. She specializes in farce, and is known for portraying Rory in Accepted, Wyoma in Forgetting Sarah Marshall, and Tammi Littlenut in Strangers ...more

Maria Bellucci is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Pornographic actor

María de Luz Da Silva is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Model María De Luz Da Silva Dos Santos, is a modelo and a pageant titleholder who was represented Mérida state in the Miss Venezuela 2009 pageant on September 24, 2009, and placed in the ...more

María Elena Moyano is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Maria
María Elena Moyano Delgado was a Peruvian community organizer and activist of Afro-Peruvian descent who was assassinated by the Maoist Shining Path insurgent movement. Although only one ...more

María Julia Mantilla is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Maria
María Julia “Maju” Mantilla García is a Peruvian actress, dancer, model, teacher and beauty queen who became the second woman from Peru to be crowned Miss World.

Maria Zyrianova is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Maria
Actor Maria Zyrianova is a film actress.