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You may know Nora Ephron from her classic romantic comedies: When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless in Seattle, and Silkwood. All three got her nominated for Academy Award for Best Writing. She's also received a BAFTA and has been nominated for a Tony. Nora Roberts, a famous romance novelist, was the very first author to be inducted into the Romance Writers of America. She even had several pseudonyms so that she could publish more. J.D. Robbs is her most famous alter ego. Through that name, she published her in Death series.


Nora Ephron is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Ephron Nora Ephron was an American journalist, essayist, playwright, screenwriter, novelist, producer, director, and blogger. Ephron is best known for her romantic comedies and was nominated three ...more

Nora Roberts is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Roberts Nora Roberts is an American bestselling author of more than 209 romance novels. She writes as J. D. Robb for the in Death series, and has also written under the pseudonyms Jill March and for ...more

Nora Dunn is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Dunn Nora Eloise Dunn is an American actress and comedian, known for her work on the NBC sketch variety TV series Saturday Night Live.

Nora Zehetner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Zehetner Nora Angela Zehetner is an American film and television actress.

Nora Tschirner is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Tschirner Nora Marie Tschirner is a German film actress and former television and radio presenter.

Nora Arnezeder is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Arnezeder Nora Arnezeder is a French actress and singer.

Nora Aunor is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Aunor Nora Aunor is a Filipina actress, recording artist, and film producer. Aunor has also appeared in several stage plays, television shows, and concerts. She is known as Philippine cinema's ...more

Nora von Waldstätten is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora von Waldstätten Nora von Waldstätten is an actress.

Nora Miao is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Miao Nora Miao simplified Chinese: 陈咏悯; traditional Chinese: 陳詠憫; pinyin: Chén Yǒngmǐn; born February 8, 1952, is a Hong Kong actress who appeared in many kung-fu films in the 1970s. She was ...more

Nora Kay Foster is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Kay Foster Nora Kay Foster is a film writer and executive producer.

Nora Daza is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Daza Nora Guanzon Villanueva-Daza, popularly known as Chef Nora Daza, was a veteran gourmet chef, restaurateur, socio-civic leader, television host and cookbook author in the Philippines.

Nora Bayes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Bayes Nora Bayes was a popular American singer, comedienne and actress of the early 20th century.

Nora Swinburne is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Swinburne Nora Swinburne was a British actress, born Leonora Mary Johnson in Bath, Somerset, daughter of Henry Swinburne Johnson and his wife Leonora Tamar. She married English character actor Francis ...more

Nora Danish is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Danish Nora binti Mohd Danish Hanif or better known as Nora Danish is a Malaysian actress, model and television host.

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Nora Balling is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Balling Nora-Isabelle Balling, also known as Nora Anders is a German fashion model, and was the first wife of the singer and former Modern Talking member, Thomas Anders, between 1985 and 1999. It is ...more

Nora Eisenberg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Nora

Nora Kershaw Chadwick is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Kershaw Chadwick Nora Kershaw Chadwick CBE FSA FBA was an English medievalist.

Nora Stanton Blatch Barney is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Stanton Blatch Barney Nora Stanton Blatch Barney was a civil engineer, architect, and suffragist.

Nora Denney is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Denney Nora Denney, also known as Dodo Denney, was an American stage, television, and film actress.

Nora Ricci is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Ricci Nora Ricci was an actress.

Nora Kirkpatrick is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Kirkpatrick Nora Kirkpatrick is an American actress and musician.

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Nora Astorga is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Astorga Nora Astorga Gadea de Jenkins was a Nicaraguan guerrilla fighter in the Nicaraguan Revolution, a lawyer, politician, judge and the Nicaraguan ambassador to the United Nations from 1986 to 1988.

Nora Slawik is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Slawik Nora Bayly Slawik is a Minnesota politician, serving as Mayor of Maplewood since January 2014 and former member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. From 1997-98 and 2001-2002, she ...more

Nora Valsami is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Valsami Nora Valsami is a Greek film and theatre actress.

Nora Gregor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Gregor Nora Gregor was a stage and film actress.

Nora Eddington is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Eddington Nora Eddington is best known as the second wife of actor Errol Flynn. She was also featured as an actress in several minor film roles.

Nora Marlowe is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Marlowe Nora Marlowe was an American film and television character actress originally from Worcester, Massachusetts, who was best known for her role from 1973 to 1977 as Flossie Brimmer in twenty-seven ...more

Nora Navas is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Navas Nora Navas is an actress.

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Nora Twomey is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Twomey Nora Twomey is an Irish animator and filmmaker. She is a partner in Cartoon Saloon, an animation studio and production company, based in Kilkenny City, Ireland.

Nóra Hoffmann is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nóra Hoffmann Nóra Hoffmann is a Hungarian ice dancer. With Maxim Zavozin, she is the 2010 Cup of Russia silver medalist and a two-time Hungarian national champion. With Attila Elek, she is a two-time ...more

Nora Kaye is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Kaye Nora Kaye was an American prima-ballerina. Called the Duse of Dance after the acclaimed actress Eleonora Duse. She also worked in films as a choreographer and producer and performed on

Nora Bauer is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Bauer Nora Bauer is an actress.

Nora Cecil is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Cecil Nora Cecil was an actress.

Nora Tilley is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Tilley Nora Tilley is an actress.

Nora Nicholson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Nicholson Nora Nicholson was an actress.

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Nora Agapi is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Agapi Nora Agapi is a cinematographer, television director and screenwriter.

Nora Johnson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Johnson Nora Johnson is an American author.

Nora Mørk is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Mørk Nora Mørk is a Norwegian handball player. She currently plays for Larvik HK and the Norwegian national team. She made her international debut on 21 September 2010, and has played 23 ...more

Nora Mary Carr is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Mary Carr Nora Mary Carr was the mother of actor Jimmy Carr.

Nora Cullen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Cullen Nora Cullen was an actress.

Nora O'Mahoney is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora O'Mahoney Nora O'Mahoney is an actress.

Nora Gordon is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Gordon Nora Gordon was a British film and television actress. She was married to Leonard Sharp. Her daughter is the actress Dorothy Gordon.

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Nora Lane is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Lane Nora Lane was an actress.

Nóra Kovács is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nóra Kovács Nóra Kovács is an actress and voice actress.

Nora Salinas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Salinas Nora Salinas is a Mexican actress and former model. She has appeared in numerous soap operas, several plays and film "Cicatrices" for which she won a "Diosa de Plata" award

Nora Holt is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Holt Nora Douglas Holt was an American singer, composer and music critic, who was born in Kansas and was the first African American to receive a masters degree in the United States. She composed over ...more

Nora Sayre is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Sayre Nora Clemens Sayre was an American film critic and essayist. She was a reviewer of films for The New York Times in the 1970s, and, from 1981, a writing teacher at Columbia University for many ...more

Nora Volkow is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Volkow Nora Volkow is a Mexican-American psychiatrist. She is currently the director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, which is part of the National Institutes of Health. Volkow is the first ...more

Nora David, Baroness David is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora David, Baroness David Nora Ratcliff David, Baroness David was a British Labour Party politician and life peer. Born Nora Ratcliff Blakesley, the daughter of a merchant, she was educated at Ashby-de-la-Zouch Girls' ...more

Nora Guthrie is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Nora
Nora Guthrie Nora Lee Guthrie is the daughter of American folk musician and singer/songwriter Woody Guthrie and his second wife Marjorie Mazia Guthrie, sister of singer/songwriter Arlo Guthrie, and ...more