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Famous People Named Ursula 

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

Age: 82

Birthplace: Ostermundigen, Switzerland

Ursula Andress (; born 19 March 1936) is a Swiss film and television actress, former model and sex symbol, who has appeared in American, British and Italian films. She is best known for her ...more

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Ursula K. Le Guin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Novelist, Author, Writer

Age: 89

Birthplace: Berkeley, California

Ursula Kroeber Le Guin (; October 21, 1929 – January 22, 2018) was an American author. She is best known for her works of speculative fiction, including science fiction works set in her Hainish ...more

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Ursula Burns is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Businessperson

Age: 60

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Ursula M. Burns (born September 20, 1958), is an American businesswoman. She is the chairman and CEO of VEON, a senior advisor to Teneo, and a non-executive director of Diageo since April 2018. ...more

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Ursula Mayes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Actor

Age: 39

Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea

Ursula Mayes is an actor.
Úrsula Corber&oac... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Úrsula Corberó Model, Actor

Age: 29

Birthplace: Spain, Barcelona

Úrsula Corberó Delgado (born August 11, 1989) is a Catalan actress. She is best known for her roles as Ruth in the Antena 3 television series Física o Química, ...more
Ursula Buchfellner is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Actor

Age: 57

Birthplace: Munich, Germany

Ursula Buchfellner (born 8 June 1961) is a German model and actress. She was Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for its October 1979 issue. Her centerfold was photographed by Peter ...more
Ursula Bloom is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Ursula Bloom Journalist, Novelist

Age: Dec. at 92 (1892-1984)

Birthplace: Essex, United Kingdom

Ursula Bloom was a British novelist.
Ursula Meier is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director

Age: 47

Birthplace: Besançon, France

Ursula Meier (born 24 June 1971) is a French-Swiss film director and screenwriter who received the Best Director award at the 2008 Festival du Film Francophone d'Angoulême [Angoulême ...more
Ursula Oppens is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Pianist

Age: 75

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Ursula Oppens (born February 2, 1944) is an American classical concert pianist and educator.
Ursula Holl is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Ursula

Age: 36

Birthplace: Würzburg, Germany

Ursula Ulrika Holl (born 26 June 1982) is a retired German footballer. She currently works as the goalkeeping coach for Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen.
Ursula F. Fairbairn is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Ursula F. Fairbairn has been Chief Executive Officer and President of Fairbairn Group LLC since April 2005.
Ursula von der Leyen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Politician, Physician

Age: 60

Birthplace: Ixelles, Belgium

Ursula Gertrud von der Leyen (German pronunciation: [ˈʔʊɐ̯zula fɔn dɛɐ̯ ˈlaɪən] (listen); née Albrecht; born 8 October 1958) is a German politician and the President-elect of the European ...more
Ursula Strauss is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Actor

Age: 44

Birthplace: Austria, Melk

Ursula Strauss is an Austrian actress. She is best known for her role as inspector Angelika Schnell in the television series Schnell ermittelt.
Ursula Kemp is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Ursula Kemp

Age: Dec. at 57 (1525-1582)

Birthplace: Essex, United Kingdom

Ursula Kemp or Ursley Kempe alias Grey (ca. 1525 – 1582) was an English cunning woman and midwife who in 1582 was tried for witchcraft and hanged. Kemp was accused of (and apparently confessed ...more
Ursula Howells is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Actor

Age: Dec. at 83 (1922-2005)

Birthplace: England, London

Ursula Howells (17 September 1922 – 16 October 2005) was an English actress whose elegant presence kept her much in demand for roles in film and television.Howells was born in London, the ...more
Ursula Mellor Bright is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Ursula Mellor Bright

Age: Dec. at 80 (1835-1915)

Ursula Mellor Bright or Ursula Mellor (5 July 1835 – 5 March 1915) was a British activist for married women's property rights.
Ursula Dubosarsky is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Novelist, Writer

Age: 57

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Ursula Dubosarsky (born Ursula Coleman, Sydney, 1961) is an Australian writer of fiction and non-fiction for children and young adults, whose work is characterised by a child's vision and voice ...more
Ursula Rucker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Poet, Songwriter, Singer

Birthplace: USA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Ursula Rucker is an American spoken word recording artist. Rucker is known for a diverse repertoire, and for utilizing techniques that catch her listeners' attention.
Ursula van Beckum is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Ursula van Beckum
Ursula van Beckum (née von Werdum; before 1520 – 13 November 1544) was a Dutch Anabaptist noblewoman who was burned at the stake for heresy in Delden, the Netherlands. She was born as the ...more
Ursula Plassnik is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Ursula Plassnik Politician, Diplomat

Age: 62

Birthplace: Klagenfurt, Austria

Ursula Plassnik (born 23 May 1956) is an Austrian diplomat and politician. She was Foreign Minister of Austria between October 2004 and December 2008. She is currently Austrian ambassador to ...more
Ursula Jeans is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Actor

Age: Dec. at 67 (1906-1973)

Birthplace: India, Shimla

Ursula Jeans (born 5 May 1906 – 21 April 1973) was an English film, stage, and television actress.
Ursula Thiess is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Actor

Age: Dec. at 86 (1924-2010)

Birthplace: Germany, Hamburg

Ursula Thiess (May 15, 1924 – June 19, 2010) was a German film actress who had a brief Hollywood career in the 1950s. Thiess began her career on the stage in her native Germany and by dubbing ...more
Ursula Martin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Journalist, Educator, Computer scientist

Age: 66

Birthplace: United Kingdom

Ursula Hilda Mary Martin CBE FRSE FREng (born 3 August 1953) is a British computer scientist, with research interests in theoretical computer science and formal methods. She is also known for ...more
Ursula Franklin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Physicist

Age: 97

Birthplace: Munich, Germany

Ursula Martius Franklin, (16 September 1921 – 22 July 2016), was a German-Canadian metallurgist, research physicist, author, and educator who taught at the University of Toronto for more than 40 ...more
Ursula Werner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Ursula
Actor

Age: 75

Birthplace: Eberswalde, Germany

Ursula Werner is a German actress born September 28, 1943, in Eberswalde, Germany. She grew up in the Prenzlauer Berg district of Berlin. After studying at the Staatlichen Schauspielschule ...more