How many celebrities named Teresa can you think of? The famous Teresas below have many different professions, including notable actors named Teresa, famous musicians named Teresa, and even athletes named Teresa.
Mother Teresa is certainly one of the most famous Teresas on this list. One of the famous missionaries named Teresa, she was honored in the Catholic Church as Saint Teresa of Calcutta. She dedicated her life to caring for people in the slums of Calcutta and received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979.
Another of the famous people with the first name Teresa is Teresa Palmer. She is an actress best known for playing Diana Bishop in A Discovery of Witches. She also appeared in The Ever After, Hacksaw Ridge, and Warm Bodies.
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Birthplace: Skopje, YugoslaviaMary Teresa Bojaxhiu (born Anjezë Gonxhe Bojaxhiu, Albanian: [aˈɲɛzə ˈɡɔndʒɛ bɔjaˈdʒiu]; 26 August 1910 – 5 September 1997), commonly known as Mother Teresa and honoured in the Roman Catholic Church... more
Birthplace: Adelaide, AustraliaTeresa Mary Palmer (born 26 February 1986) is an Australian actress, writer, model and film producer. Palmer began her career with roles in such films as Bedtime Stories (2008), The Sorcerer's... more
Birthplace: Paterson, New Jersey, USATeresa Giudice is an American reality television cast-member, known for starring in The Real Housewives of New Jersey. Besides appearing on the show, Giudice has written three New York Times... more
Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York, HarlemMuriel Teresa Wright (October 27, 1918 – March 6, 2005) was an American actress. She was nominated twice for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress: in 1941 for her debut work in The Little... more
Birthplace: Gotarrendura, SpainSaint Teresa of Ávila, born Teresa Sánchez de Cepeda y Ahumada, also called Saint Teresa of Jesus (28 March 1515 – 4 October 1582), was a Spanish noblewoman who chose a monastic life in the Catholic... more
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States of AmericaTeresa Cooper is a former contestant on the reality television show Survivor: Africa.... more
Birthplace: Lisbon, PortugalTeresa Salgueiro (Portuguese pronunciation: [tɨˈɾezɐ saɫˈɡejɾu]) (sometimes misspelled as Tereza Salgueiro) OIH (born 8 January 1969, Lisboa, Portugal)) is a Portuguese singer. She is best known as... more
Birthplace: Colton, CaliforniaTeresa Michelle Scanlan (born February 6, 1993) is an American beauty pageant titleholder from Gering, Nebraska who was named Miss Nebraska 2010, subsequently winning Miss America 2011 at age 17 and... more
Teresa EspinosaTeresa Espinosa is an actress, dancer and choreographer....
Birthplace: Texas, USA, HoustonTeresa Graves (January 10, 1948 – October 10, 2002) was an American actress and singer. As the star of the 1974 Get Christie Love!, Graves is credited as being the first black woman to star in her... more
Teresa Ann Savoy1955-07-18
Birthplace: London, United KingdomTeresa Ann Savoy, FRSA (18 July 1955 – 9 January 2017) was a British-born actress who appeared in a number of Italian films. ... more
Birthplace: Warsaw, Second Polish RepublicTeresa Lipowska (born 14 July 1937 in Warsaw) is a Polish actress. She is best known as Barbara Mostowiak in the very popular Polish soap opera M jak miłość. Lipowska was married to late actor Tomasz... more
Birthplace: Denver, ColoradoTeresa Carriker-Thayer is a film art director and production designer.... more
Birthplace: Idaho, USA, BurleyTeresa Hill (born May 9, 1969 in Burley, Idaho) is an American former actress. She is currently self-employed as an interior designer for Teresa Hill Designs.... more
Birthplace: Cairo, Georgia, United States of AmericaTeresa Edwards (born July 19, 1964) is an American former women's basketball player and four time Olympic gold medalist. In 2000, Sports Illustrated magazine placed her as 22nd of the "100 Greatest... more
Birthplace: Santiago Matatlan, MexicoTeresa Ruiz, is a Mexican actress. Ruiz is best known for her performance in Gael Garcia Bernal´s Aqui en la Tierra and appears in the first season of the Netflix series Narcos: Mexico. She has been... more
Birthplace: Taranto, ItalyTeresa Saponangelo is an actress.... more
Birthplace: Arlington, Texas, United States of AmericaTeresa Taylor (born 1962), also known as Teresa Nervosa, is an American musician and actress. She is best known as being a drummer for the American punk band Butthole Surfers.... more
Birthplace: Baozhong, YunlinTeresa Teng (traditional Chinese: 鄧麗君; simplified Chinese: 邓丽君; pinyin: Dèng Lìjūn; Jyutping: Dang6 Lai6-gwan1, 29 January 1953 – 8 May 1995) was a Taiwanese singer, one of the most famous and... more
Birthplace: Lisbon, PortugalTeresa Villaverde (born May 18, 1966) is a Portuguese film director. Her film Os Mutantes was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1998 Cannes Film Festival.... more
Birthplace: VirginiaTeresa Wilson Bean Lewis (April 26, 1969 – September 23, 2010) was an American murderer who was the only woman on death row in Virginia prior to her execution. She was sentenced to death by lethal... more
Birthplace: Naples, ItalyDona Teresa Cristina (14 March 1822 – 28 December 1889), nicknamed "the Mother of the Brazilians", was the Empress consort of Emperor Dom Pedro II of Brazil, who reigned from 1831 to 1889. Born a... more
Birthplace: Los Angeles County, California, USATeresa Lynn Strasser (born June 8, 1970) is an American writer and television personality known for hosting the first season of the home makeover show While You Were Out on TLC. She also co-hosted... more
Teresa A. Sullivan1949-07-09Teresa Ann "Terry" Sullivan (born July 9, 1949) is a retired American sociologist and university administrator. She previously served as the President of the University of Virginia, a position she... more
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States of AmericaTeresa Pike Tomlinson (born February 19, 1965) is an American politician who has served as the 69th Mayor of Columbus, Georgia elected in 2010. On January 3, 2011, she was sworn in as the city's... more