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Famous People Named Yolanda

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Who knew there were so many famous people named Yolanda in the world? Our list of celebrities named Yolanda includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Yolandas below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Yolanda, actors named Yolanda, and much more. Yolanda Adams, Yolanda Foster, and Yolanda Griffith are only a few of the well-known people named Yolanda on this list.
  • Record producer, Singer-songwriter


    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Houston

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Yolanda Yvette Adams (born August 27, 1961) is an American gospel singer, record producer, actress, and former radio host of her own nationally syndicated morning gospel show. As of September 2009,...  more

    #271 of 500 The Best Female Vocalists Ever#15 of 63 The Funniest Radio Morning Shows Currently On Air#7 of 43 The Greatest Female Gospel Singers

  • Interior designer, Model


    BirthplacePapendrecht, Netherlands

    NationalityNetherlands, United States of America

    Yolanda Hadid (born January 11, 1964) is a Dutch-American television personality and former model. She is best known as a star of the American reality-television show The Real Housewives of Beverly...  more
  • Basketball player


    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Yolanda Evette Griffith (born March 1, 1970) is an American professional basketball hall of fame player who played in both the ABL and WNBA. A former WNBA MVP, she is considered one of the greatest...  more
  • Yolanda Kondonassis (born in Norman, Oklahoma in 1963) is an American classical harpist. She is considered one of the world's premier solo harpists and is widely regarded as today's most recorded...  more
  • Spokesperson, Actor

    AgeDec. at 51 (1955-2007)

    BirthplaceMontgomery, Alabama

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Yolanda Denise King (November 17, 1955 – May 15, 2007) was an African American activist and first-born child of civil rights leaders Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King. She was also...  more
  • Art Director, Title Designer
    Yolanda Santosa is a title designer...
  • Age36

    NationalityUnited States of America

  • Bodybuilder


    BirthplaceMurfreesboro, Tennessee

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Yolanda R. Hughes-Heying (born October 30, 1963) is a professional female bodybuilder from the United States....  more
  • BirthplacePortugal


    Yolanda Soares is a Portuguese soprano singer, songwriter and "crossover" solo artist. Soares' performances are operatic productions which blend pop arrangements and classical vocals, most notably...  more
  • Yolanda Andrade is a 1994 Guggenheim Fellow in Creative Arts....
  • Yolanda Arroyo Pizarro (born October 29, 1970) is an award-winning Puerto Rican novelist, short story writer and essayist....  more
  • Hair Stylist


    Yolanda Toussieng is a hair stylist....  more
  • AgeDec. at 78 (1928-2007)

    BirthplaceRio de Janeiro, Brazil


    Yolanda Cardoso is an actor....  more
  • AgeDec. at 79 (1930-2009)

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico


    Yolanda Varela was a Mexican actress. Born in Mexico City on 30 March 1930, she started acting at a very early age. She studied ballet in the National Institute of the Performing Arts. Varela was the...  more
  • Screenwriter, Writer

    AgeDec. at 73 (1926-1999)

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico


    Yolanda Vargas Dulché de la Parra (pronounced [ʝoˈlanda ˈβaɾɣaz ðulˈtʃe ðe la ˈpara]; (July 18, 1926 – August 8, 1999 Mexico City) was a Mexican writer principally known for the creation of the comic...  more
  • Actor, Singer


    BirthplaceBarcelona, Spain


    Yolanda Ventura (born October 21, 1968 in Barcelona, Spain) is a Spanish actress and singer. She is best known for roles in Mexican telenovelas and is a former member of the Spanish children's music...  more
  • Actor, Dancer

    AgeDec. at 87 (1908-1995)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Yolanda was a dancer. She was a part of the dance group Veloz and Yolanda....  more
  • Age39

    BirthplaceBogotá, Colombia


    Yolanda Beatriz Caballero Pérez is a long-distance runner from Colombia. Her personal best of 2:26:17 hours for the marathon is the fastest by a South American runner. Her half marathon best of...  more
  • Painter, Artist
    Yolanda Miranda Mange was an artist....  more
  • Age66

    BirthplaceManagua, Nicaragua


    Yolanda Blanco (born in 1954) is a Nicaraguan poet....  more
  • Yolanda Yvonne Montes Farrington (born January 3, 1932 in Spokane, Washington, United States), better known by her stage-name Tongolele, is a Mexican vedette and actress of American origin....  more
  • Rapper, Singer

    NationalityUnited States of America

  • Age35

    BirthplaceMilwaukee, Wisconsin

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Yolanda La La Brown was an American R&B singer best known for being featured on the track S.E.X. with Lyfe Jennings....  more
  • Age79

    BirthplaceUSA, California, Modesto

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Yolanda Corbett is an actress....
  • Television director, Screenwriter


    BirthplaceEurope, Madrid, Madrid, Southern Europe, Madrid metropolitan area


    Yolanda García Serrano is a screenwriter, television and film director, and an actor....  more
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