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Ann Widdecombe

Ann Noreen Widdecombe DSG is a former British Conservative Party politician and has been a novelist since 2000. She is a Privy Councillor and was the Member of Parliament for Maidstone from 1987 to 1997 and for Maidstone and The Weald from 1997 to 2010. She was a social conservative and a member of the Conservative Christian Fellowship. She retired from politics at the 2010 general election.

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Ann Wilson

Ann Dustin Wilson is an American musician, best known as the lead singer, flute player, songwriter, and occasional guitar player of the rock band Heart.

Type: MusicianNationality: American

Ann-Margret

Ann-Margret Olsson (born April 28, 1941), known simply as Ann-Margret, is a Swedish-American actress, singer, and dancer.

Type: film actor,singer,stage actorNationality: United States of America,Sweden

Ann-Marie MacDonald

Ann-Marie MacDonald (born October 29, 1958) is a Canadian playwright, novelist, actress and broadcast host who lives in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The daughter of a member of Canada's military, she was born at an air force base near Baden-Baden, West Germany. She is of Lebanese descent through her mother.MacDonald won the Commonwealth Writers Prize for her first novel, Fall on Your Knees, which was selected as a "pick" for Oprah Winfrey's Book Club. She received the Governor General's Award for Drama, the Floyd S. Chalmers Canadian Play Award and the Canadian Authors Association Award for her play, Goodnight Desdemona.

Type: actor,writer,television presenter,journalist,novelist,film actorNationality: Canada

Anna Akana

Anna Kay Akana (born August 18, 1989) is an American actress, filmmaker, author, and comedian. She is known for her YouTube channel, which has over 2 million subscribers and over 226 million video views.

Type: screenwriter,actor,comedian,author,television producer,filmmaker,film director,film producer,film editorNationality: Japan,United States of America

Anna Akhmatova

Anna Andreyevna Gorenko, better known by the pen name Anna Akhmatova, was a Russian and Soviet modernist poet, one of the most acclaimed writers in the Russian canon.

Type: Poet, translator, memoiristNationality: Russian

Anna Bartlett Warner

Anna Bartlett Warner was an American writer, the author of several books, and of poems set to music as hymns and religious songs for children. She was born on Long Island and died in Highland Falls, New York.

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Anna Benson

Anna Benson is an American model, and wife of former Major League Baseball pitcher Kris Benson. Benson is known for her outspoken personality and for being a baseball wife.

Type: CelebrityNationality: American

Anna Camp

Anna Ragsdale Camp (born September 27, 1982) is an American actress and singer.

Type: singer,rapper,stage actor,television actor,film actorNationality: United States of America

Anna Chancellor

Anna Theodora Chancellor (born 27 April 1965) is an English actress. She has received nominations for BAFTA and Olivier Awards.

Type: actor,film actorNationality: United Kingdom

Anna Chennault

Anna Chennault, born Chen Xiangmei, also known as Anna Chan Chennault or Anna Chen Chennault, is the widow of World War II aviation hero Lieutenant General Claire Lee Chennault, and an Asian-American politician of the Republican Party.

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Anna Chlumsky

Anna Chlumsky is an American actress known for playing Vada Sultenfuss in the 1991 movie My Girl and the 1994 sequel My Girl 2, as well as her current starring role in the HBO series Veep.

Type: ActressNationality: American

Anna Comnena

Anna Komnene, Latinized as Comnena was a Greek princess, scholar, doctor, hospital administrator, and the daughter of Emperor Alexios I Komnenos of Byzantium and Irene Doukaina. She wrote the Alexiad, a historical account of her father’s reign, which is unique in that it was written by a princess about her father.

Type: AuthorNationality: American

Anna Cummins

Anna Cummins is an American rower who won a gold medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics and a silver medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics in the women's eight. At the FISA World Rowing Championships in 2006, Mickelson won the gold medal in the women's eight with a new world's best time of 5:55.50, and with partner Megan Cooke, she placed 4th in the women's pair.

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Anna D. Shapiro

Anna Davida Shapiro (born March 10, 1966), known professionally as Anna D. Shapiro, is an American theatre director, the artistic director of the Steppenwolf Theater Company, and a professor at Northwestern University. Throughout her career, she has directed both the Steppenwolf Theater Company production of August: Osage County (2007) along with its Broadway debut (2008-2009), the Broadway debuts of The Motherfucker with the Hat (2011) and Fish in the Dark (2014), and Broadway revivals of Of Mice and Men and This Is Our Youth, both in 2014. She won the Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play for her direction of August: Osage County.

Type: theatre directorNationality: United States of America

Anna de Noailles

Anna, Comtesse Mathieu de Noailles, was a Romanian-French writer.

Type: WriterNationality: Romanian

Anna Deavere Smith

Anna Deavere Smith (born September 18, 1950) is an American actress, playwright, and professor. She is known for her roles as National Security Advisor Dr. Nancy McNally in The West Wing (2000–06), and as hospital administrator Gloria Akalitus in the Showtime series Nurse Jackie (2009–15). She currently plays the role of Tina Krissman on the ABC show For the People.

Type: screenwriter,actor,writer,playwright,university teacher,stage actor,television actor,film actorNationality: United States of America