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Famous People Named Vanessa

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With modern pop stars like Vanessa Hudgens, the name has become quite popular. Here's our list of the most famous people named Vanessa, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Vanessa can you think of? The famous Vanessas below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Vanessa, athletes named Vanessa, and even political figures named Vanessa. The music industry is no stranger to the name Vanessa, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Vanessa are worth mentioning? This list of course includes Vanessa Hudgens, who rose to fame as a child actor and pop sensation. Others include Vanessa L. Williams, Vanessa Marcil, and Vanessa Redgrave. To read more about these notable people named Vanessa, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
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  • Vanessa Hudgens

    BirthplaceSalinas, California, United States of America

    Vanessa Anne Hudgens (born December 14, 1988) is an American actress and singer. After making... more on Wikipedia

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  • Vanessa Williams

    BirthplaceMillwood, New York, United States of America

    Vanessa Lynn Williams (born March 18, 1963) is an American singer, actress, and fashion... more on Wikipedia

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  • Vanessa Marcil

    BirthplaceIndio, California, USA

    Vanessa Marcil ( mar-SEL; born Sally Vanessa Ortiz; October 15, 1968) is an American actress.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Vanessa Redgrave

    BirthplaceGreenwich, London, United Kingdom

    Vanessa Redgrave (born 30 January 1937) is an English actress of stage, screen, and... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Minnillo

    BirthplaceAngeles, Philippines

    Vanessa Joy Lachey (née Minnillo; born November 9, 1980) is an American-Filipino television... more on Wikipedia

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  • Vanessa Paradis

    BirthplaceSaint-Maur-des-Fossés, France

    Vanessa Chantal Paradis (born 22 December 1972) is a French singer, model and actress. Paradis... more on Wikipedia

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  • Vanessa Carlton

    BirthplaceMilford, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Vanessa Lee Carlton (born August 16, 1980) is an American musician, singer and songwriter.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Vanessa Lengies

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Vanessa Lengies (born July 21, 1985) is a Canadian actress, dancer and singer. She is known... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Hessler

    BirthplaceRome, Italy

    Vanessa Hessler (born January 21, 1988) is an Italian model and actress. A model since she was... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Angel

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Vanessa Madeline Angel (born 10 November 1966) is an English actress and former model. She... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Marano

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Vanessa Nicole Marano (born October 31, 1992) is an American actress. She has starred in... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Bayer

    BirthplaceOrange, Ohio, United States of America

    Vanessa Polster Bayer (born November 14, 1981) is an American actress and comedian. She is... more on Wikipedia

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  • Vanessa Lorenzo

    BirthplaceBarcelona, Spain

    Vanesa Lorenzo (born 7 January 1977 in Barcelona, Spain) is a model. She has been featured in... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Morgan

    BirthplaceOttawa, Canada

    Vanessa Morgan Mziray (born March 23, 1992), known professionally as Vanessa Morgan, is a... more on Wikipedia
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  • Vanessa Feltz

    BirthplaceIslington, London, United Kingdom

    Vanessa Jane Feltz (born 21 February 1962) is an English television personality, broadcaster... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Ferlito

    Vanessa Ferlito

    Age: 39

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Vanessa Ferlito is an American actress. She is known for appearing as Detective Aiden Burn in... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Branch

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Vanessa Lynn Branch (born March 21, 1973) is an English-born American actress and model. She... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa White

    BirthplaceYeovil, United Kingdom

    Vanessa Karen White (born 30 October 1989) is an English singer-songwriter, dancer and... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Rousso

    BirthplaceWhite Plains, New York, USA

    Vanessa Ashley Rousso (born February 5, 1983) is an American professional poker player, DJ,... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Incontrada

    BirthplaceBarcelona, Spain

    Vanessa Incontrada (born 24 November 1978) is a Spanish-Italian actress and model. She has... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Selbst

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Vanessa K. Selbst (born July 9, 1984) works for Bridgewater Associates investment management... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Demouy

    BirthplaceMontreuil, France

    Vanessa Demouy (born 5 April 1973) is an actress and model. She began modeling at age... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Brown

    Vanessa Brown

    Age: Died at 71 (1928-1999)

    BirthplaceVienna, Austria

    Vanessa Brown (born Smylla Brind, March 24, 1928 – May 21, 1999) was an Austrian-born American... more on Wikipedia
  • Vanessa Rubin

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio

    Vanessa Rubin (born March 14, 1957 in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American jazz vocalist and... more on Wikipedia