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Who Is The Most Famous Martha In The World?

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

Martha Stewart is certainly one of the most famous Marthas on this list. One of the famous TV personalities named Martha, she is best known for hosting Martha Stewart Living and Martha. She is the founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia which overseas several ventures.

Another of the famous people with the first name Martha is Martha Reeves. She is a singer and the leader of the Motown group Martha Reeves and the Vandellas. “Dancing In The Street,” “Heat Wave,” and “Jimmy Mack” are among the group's biggest hits.

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  • Martha Stewart

    BirthplaceJersey City, New Jersey, United States of America

    Martha Helen Stewart (née Kostyra; Polish pronunciation: [kɔ'stɨra]; born August 3, 1941) is... more on Wikipedia

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  • Martha Reeves

    Martha Reeves

    Age: 79

    BirthplaceUSA, Alabama, Eufaula

    Martha Rose Reeves (born July 18, 1941) is an American R&B and pop singer and former... more on Wikipedia

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  • Martha Plimpton

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Martha Campbell Plimpton (born November 16, 1970) is an American actress, singer, and former... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Argerich

    BirthplaceBuenos Aires, Argentina

    Martha Argerich (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈmaɾta aɾxeˈɾitʃ]; born June 5, 1941) is an Argentine... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Raddatz

    BirthplaceIdaho Falls, Idaho, United States of America

    Martha Raddatz (; born February 14, 1953) is an American reporter with ABC News. She is the... more on Wikipedia

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  • Martha Washington

    Martha Washington

    Dec. at 71 (1731-1802)

    BirthplaceChestnut Grove

    Martha Washington (née Dandridge; June 2 [O.S. June 2] 1731 – May 22, 1802) was the wife of... more on Wikipedia

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  • Martha MacCallum

    BirthplaceBuffalo, New York, USA

    Martha Bowes MacCallum (born January 31, 1964) is a news anchor for Fox News, she is the host... more on Wikipedia

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  • Martha Hyer

    Martha Hyer

    Dec. at 90 (1924-2014)

    BirthplaceFort Worth, Texas, USA

    Martha Hyer (August 10, 1924 – May 31, 2014) was an American actress. She is best remembered... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Raye

    Martha Raye

    Dec. at 78 (1916-1994)

    BirthplaceButte, Montana, USA

    Martha Raye (August 27, 1916 – October 19, 1994) was an American comic actress and singer who... more on Wikipedia

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  • Martha Vickers

    Martha Vickers

    Dec. at 46 (1925-1971)

    BirthplaceAnn Arbor, Michigan, USA

    Martha Vickers (born Martha MacVicar, May 28, 1925 – November 2, 1971) was an American model... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Wash

    Martha Wash

    Age: 66

    BirthplaceCalifornia

    Martha Elaine Wash (born December 23, 1953) is an American singer-songwriter, actress, and... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Davis

    Martha Davis

    Dec. at 43 (1917-1960)

    BirthplaceWichita, Kansas

    Martha Davis (December 14, 1917 – April 6, 1960) was an African-American singer and pianist... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Coolidge

    BirthplaceNew Haven, Connecticut

    Martha Coolidge (born August 17, 1946) is an American film director and former President of... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Graham

    Martha Graham

    Dec. at 97 (1894-1991)

    BirthplacePennsylvania, United States of America

    Martha Graham (May 11, 1894 – April 1, 1991) was an American modern dancer and choreographer.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Martha Wainwright

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Martha Wainwright (born May 8, 1976) is a Canadian-American folk-rock singer-songwriter. She... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Mansfield

    Martha Mansfield

    Dec. at 24 (1899-1923)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Martha Mansfield (July 14, 1899 – November 30, 1923) was an American actress in silent films... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha R. Ingram

    BirthplaceCharleston, South Carolina

    Martha Robinson Rivers Ingram (born August 20, 1935) is an American billionaire businesswoman... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Quinn

    BirthplaceAlbany, New York, United States of America

    Martha Conrad Quinn (born May 11, 1959) is an actress and television personality, best known... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Hunt

    BirthplaceWilson, North Carolina

    Martha Hunt is an American fashion model. She's mostly known for her work with Free People and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Martha Burns

    BirthplaceCanada, Area code 431, Manitoba, Winnipeg, Area code 204

    Martha Burns (born 23 April 1957) is a Canadian actress known for her stage work and youth... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Gellhorn

    Martha Gellhorn

    Dec. at 90 (1908-1998)

    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri

    Martha Ellis Gellhorn (November 8, 1908 – February 15, 1998) was an American novelist, travel... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Byrne

    BirthplaceRidgewood, New Jersey, USA

    Mary Martha Byrne (born December 23, 1969) is an American actress, singer and television... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Scott

    Martha Scott

    Dec. at 91 (1912-2003)

    BirthplaceUSA, Jamesport, Missouri

    Martha Ellen Scott (September 22, 1912 – May 28, 2003) was an American actress. She was... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Rocha

    Martha Rocha

    Age: 84

    BirthplaceBrazil

    Maria Martha Hacker Rocha (born 19 September 1936) is a former Brazilian beauty pageant... more on Wikipedia
  • Martha Coakley

    BirthplacePittsfield, Berkshire County, United States of America, United States, with Territories

    Martha Mary Coakley (born July 14, 1953) is an American lawyer and former Attorney General of... more on Wikipedia