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Famous People Named Teresa 

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Ever thought about how many famous people named Teresa are out there? This list of celebrities named Teresa will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Teresas below include actors named Teresa and athletes named Teresa, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Teresa who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Teresas below include Teresa Palmer, Teresa Giudice, and Teresa Wright.
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Teresa Palmer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Film Producer, Model, Actor

Age: 32

Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia

Teresa 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

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Teresa Giudice is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Actor

Age: 46

Birthplace: Paterson, New Jersey, United States of America

Teresa 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

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Teresa Wright is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Actor

Age: Dec. at 87 (1918-2005)

Birthplace: Harlem, New York City, New York, United States of America

Muriel 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 ...more
Teresa Noreen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Model, Actor

Age: 42

Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, United States of America

Teresa Salgueiro is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Songwriter, Lyricist, Singer

Age: 50

Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal

Teresa 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 ...more
Teresa Cooper is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Flight attendant

Age: 59

Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Teresa Cooper is a former contestant on the reality television show Survivor: Africa.
Teresa of Ávila ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Physician

Age: Dec. at 67 (1515-1582)

Birthplace: Gotarrendura, Spain

Saint 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 ...more

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Teresa Lourenco is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Teresa

Age: 38

Birthplace: San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago

Teresa Lourenco (born January 25, 1981) is a Trinidadian model.
Teresa Taylor is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Actor

Age: 57

Birthplace: Arlington, Texas, United States of America

Teresa 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.
Teresa Edwards is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Coach

Age: 54

Birthplace: Cairo, Georgia, United States of America

Teresa 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 ...more

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Teresa Lewis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Teresa

Age: Dec. at 41 (1969-2010)

Birthplace: Virginia

Teresa 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 ...more

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Teresa Teng is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Singer

Age: Dec. at 42 (1953-1995)

Birthplace: Baozhong, Yunlin

Teresa 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 ...more
Teresa Scanlan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Teresa

Age: 26

Birthplace: Colton, California

Teresa 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 ...more
Teresa Brewer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Singer

Age: Dec. at 76 (1931-2007)

Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, United States of America

Teresa Brewer (born Theresa Veronica Breuer, May 7, 1931 – October 17, 2007) was an American singer whose style incorporated country, jazz, R&B, musicals, and novelty songs. She was one of ...more

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Teresa Berganza is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Opera Singer, Actor, Singer

Age: 83

Birthplace: Madrid, Spain

Teresa Berganza Vargas OAXS (born on 16 March 1933) is a Spanish mezzo-soprano. She is most closely associated with the roles of Rossini, Mozart, and Bizet. She is admired for her technical ...more

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#32 of 78 The Greatest Living Opera Singers #31 of 138 The Greatest Female Opera Singers of All Time

Teresa May is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Model, Actor

Age: 51

Birthplace: Epsom, United Kingdom

Theresa Mary May (; née Brasier; born 1 October 1956) is a British politician who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party from 2016 to ...more
Teresa Graves is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Actor, Singer

Age: Dec. at 54 (1948-2002)

Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States of America

Teresa 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 ...more
Teresa Weatherspoon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Basketball player, Coach

Age: 53

Birthplace: Pineland, Texas

Teresa Gaye Weatherspoon (born December 8, 1965) is a retired American basketball player who played for the New York Liberty and Los Angeles Sparks of the Women's National Basketball Association ...more

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#20 of 48 The Top WNBA Players of All Time #2 of 199 Every Player In The Basketball Hall Of Fame

Teresa Villaverde is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director

Age: 52

Birthplace: Europe, Lisbon District, Grande Lisboa, Portugal, Southern Europe, + more

Teresa 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.
Teresa Wynn Roseborough ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Teresa

Age: 60

Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee

Teresa Wynn Roseborough (born November 28, 1958) is an American lawyer, a former Deputy Assistant Attorney General during the Clinton administration and is the executive vice president and ...more
Teresa Nielsen Hayden is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Editor, Essayist, Writer

Age: 62

Birthplace: Mesa, Arizona

Teresa Nielsen Hayden (born March 21, 1956) is an American science fiction editor, fanzine writer, essayist, and workshop instructor. She is a consulting editor for Tor Books and is well known ...more
Teresa Pavlinek is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter

Age: 48

Teresa Pavlinek (born August 11, 1970) is a Canadian actress, writer, and television producer best known as the creator and star of The Jane Show.
Teresa Carreño is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Pianist

Age: Dec. at 64 (1853-1917)

Birthplace: Caracas, Venezuela

María Teresa Gertrudis de Jesús Carreño García (December 22, 1853 – June 12, 1917) was a Venezuelan pianist, soprano, composer, and conductor. Over the course of her ...more
Teresa Román V&ea... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Writer, Chef

Age: 94

Birthplace: Colombia

Teresita Román de Zurek (Cartagena, Colombia, 29 December 1925) is a Colombian writer and chef.
Teresa Tritch is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Teresa
Journalist