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Famous People Named Rosa

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Ever wondered how many famous people named Rosa there are? This list of celebrities named Rosa includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Rosas on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Rosa, actors named Rosa, and even athletes named Rosa. Well-known Rosas like Rosa Parks, Rosa Blasi, and Rosa Luxemburg are just the start of this list.
  • Rosa Parks

    Rosa Parks


    AgeDec. at 92 (1913-2005)

    BirthplaceTuskegee, Alabama, United States of America

    Rosa Louise McCauley Parks (February 4, 1913 – October 24, 2005) was an American activist in...  more

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  • Rosa Blasi


    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, USA

    Rosa Blasi (born December 19, 1972) is an American actress. She is known for her roles as...  more
  • Rosa Luxemburg

    Rosa Luxemburg

    Economist, Philosopher

    AgeDec. at 48 (1871-1919)

    BirthplaceZamość, Poland

    Rosa Luxemburg (German: [ˈʁoːza ˈlʊksəmbʊʁk] (listen); Polish: Róża Luksemburg; also Rozalia...  more
  • Rosa Mota
    Rosa Maria Correia dos Santos Mota, GCIH, GCM (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈʁɔzɐ ˈmɔtɐ]; born...  more
  • Rosa Kato

    Rosa Kato

    Model, Actor


    BirthplaceYokohama, Japan

    Rosa Kato (加藤 ローサ, Katō Rōsa, born 22 June 1985) is a Japanese actress and commercial model....  more
  • Rosa Ponselle

    AgeDec. at 84 (1897-1981)

    BirthplaceMeriden, Connecticut

    Rosa Ponselle (January 22, 1897 – May 25, 1981) was an American operatic soprano. She sang...  more
  • Rosa Montero

    Rosa Montero

    Journalist, Novelist


    BirthplaceMadrid, Spain

    Rosa Montero Gayo (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈrosa monˈteɾo 'gaʝo]; born 3 January 1951 in...  more
  • Rosa Acosta
  • Rosa Mayreder

    Rosa Mayreder

    Painter, Librettist

    AgeDec. at 80 (1858-1938)

    BirthplaceVienna, Austria

    Rosa Mayreder (30 November 1858, in Vienna – 19 January 1938, in Vienna) was an Austrian...  more
  • Rosa Bonheur

    AgeDec. at 77 (1822-1899)

    BirthplaceBordeaux, France

    Rosa Bonheur, born Marie-Rosalie Bonheur, (16 March 1822 – 25 May 1899) was a French artist,...  more
  • Rosa Maria Sardà

    Television director, Theatre Director


    BirthplaceEurope, Catalonia, Province of Barcelona, Southern Europe, Spain

    Rosa Maria Sardà i Tàmaro (Barcelona, 1941) is a Spanish actress and comedian. She has played...  more
  • Rosa Lewis

    AgeDec. at 85 (1867-1952)

    BirthplaceLeyton, London, United Kingdom

    Rosa Lewis (née Ovenden; 1867–1952) was an English cook and owner of The Cavendish Hotel in...  more
  • Rosa von Praunheim

    Rosa von Praunheim

    Painter, Film Producer


    BirthplaceLatvia, Riga

    Rosa von Praunheim (born 25 November 1942) is a German film director, author, painter and the...  more
  • Rosa Passos

    Musician, Singer


    BirthplaceSalvador, Brazil

    Rosa Passos (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈʁozɐ ˈpasus]; born April 13, 1952) is a Brazilian singer...  more
  • Rosa King

    Rosa King

    Actor, Singer

    AgeDec. at 61 (1939-2000)

    BirthplaceMacon, Georgia, United States of America

    Rosa King (March 14, 1939 – December 12, 2000) was an American jazz and blues saxophonist and...  more
  • Rosa Salazar

    BirthplaceBritish Columbia, Canada

    Rosa Bianca Salazar is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Zoe DeHaven on...  more
  • Rosa Campbell Praed

    Rosa Campbell Praed

    Novelist, Author

    AgeDec. at 84 (1851-1935)

    BirthplaceBromelton, Queensland, Australia

    Rosa Campbell Praed (née Murray-Prior) (26 March 1851 – 10 April 1935), often credited as Mrs....  more
  • Age72

    BirthplaceBuenos Aires, Argentina

    Rosa María Bianchi is an actress....  more
  • Rosa Magalhães

    Rosa Magalhães

    Film Art Director, Professor

    BirthplaceRio de Janeiro, Brazil

    Rosa Lúcia Benedetti Magalhães (born January 8, 1947 in Rio de Janeiro) is a Brazilian...  more
  • Rosa Rio

    Rosa Rio


    AgeDec. at 108 (1902-2010)

    BirthplaceNew Orleans, Louisiana

    Rosa Rio (June 2, 1902 – May 13, 2010) was the stage name of the American concert pianist, who...  more
  • Rosa Valetti

    Actor, Singer

    AgeDec. at 59 (1878-1937)

    BirthplaceBerlin, Germany

    Rosa Valetti (25 January 1876, Berlin, Germany – 10 December 1937, Vienna, Austria), born Rosa...  more
  • Rosa DeLauro

    Rosa DeLauro



    BirthplaceWooster Square, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

    Rosa Luisa DeLauro (born March 2, 1943) is the U.S. Representative for Connecticut's 3rd...  more
  • Rosa Bosch

    Television producer, Film Producer


    BirthplaceBarcelona, Spain

    Rosa Bosch is a film and television producer....  more
  • AgeDec. at 75 (1869-1944)

    BirthplaceUkraine, Odessa

    Rosa Rosanova was an actress...  more
  • Age87

    BirthplaceCaracas, Venezuela

    Rosa Arenas is an actress....  more