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Anna Katharine Green

Anna Katharine Green was an American poet and novelist. She was one of the first writers of detective fiction in America and distinguished herself by writing well plotted, legally accurate stories.

Type: AuthorNationality: American

Anna Kendrick

Anna Cooke Kendrick (born August 9, 1985) is an American actress and singer. She began her career as a child actress in theater productions. Her first starring role was in the 1998 Broadway musical High Society. She later made her feature film debut in the musical comedy Camp (2003).

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

Anna Kournikova

Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova is a Russian retired professional tennis player. Her beauty and celebrity status made her one of the best known tennis stars worldwide, despite her never winning a WTA singles title. At the peak of her fame, fans looking for images of Kournikova made her name one of the most common search strings on Google.

Type: AthleteNationality: Russian

Anna Lappe

Anna Lappé is a widely respected author and educator, known for her work as an expert on food systems and as a sustainable food advocate.

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Anna Lee

Anna Lee, MBE was an English actress.

Type: ActressNationality: English

Anna Letitia Barbauld

Anna Laetitia Barbauld was a prominent English poet, essayist, literary critic, editor, and children's author.

Type: PoetNationality: English

Anna Lindh

Ylva Anna Maria Lindh was a Swedish Social Democratic politician, Chairman of the Social Democratic Youth League 1984-1990, Member of Parliament 1982-1985 and 1998-2003.

Type: PoliticianNationality: Swedish

Anna Louise Strong

Anna Louise Strong was a 20th-century American journalist and activist, best known for her reporting on and support for communist movements in the Soviet Union and the People's Republic of China.

Type: JournalistNationality: American

Anna Magnani

Anna Magnani was an Italian stage and film actress. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress, along with four other international awards, for her portrayal of a Sicilian widow in The Rose Tattoo.

Type: ActressNationality: Italian

Anna Maria Chavez

Anna Maria Chávez (born 1968) is an attorney, inspirational speaker, writer and community leader. Most recently, Chávez served as the Chief Executive Officer of the Girl Scouts of the USA (2011–2016) and was the first woman of color to head the organization.

Type: lawyerNationality: United States of America

Anna Maria Hall

Anna Maria Hall was an Irish novelist who often published as Mrs. S. C. Hall. She married Samuel Carter Hall, the writer on art, who described her in Retrospect of a Long Life, from 1815 to 1883. She was born Anna Maria Fielding in Dublin, but left Ireland at the age of 15.

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Anna Maria Porter

Anna Maria Porter, poet, novelist and sister of Jane Porter, was born in the Bailey in Durham, England. Her father, William Porter, served as an army surgeon for 23 years and died before her birth. He is buried in St Oswald's church, Durham.

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Anna Maxwell Martin

Anna Maxwell Martin (born Anna Charlotte Martin; 10 May 1977), sometimes credited as Anna Maxwell-Martin, is an English actress who has played Lyra in His Dark Materials at the Royal National Theatre, Esther Summerson in the BBC's 2005 adaptation of Bleak House, and "N" in Channel 4's 2008 adaptation of Poppy Shakespeare.

Type: actor,stage actor,film actorNationality: United Kingdom

Anna May Wong

Anna May Wong was an American actress, the first Chinese American movie star, and the first Asian American to become an international star. Her long and varied career spanned both silent and sound film, television, stage, and radio.

Type: Actress, singer, authorNationality: Chinese

Anna Mouglalis

Anna Mouglalis (born 26 April 1978) is a French actress.

Type: actor,stage actor,model,film actorNationality: France

Anna Neagle

Dame Anna Neagle, DBE, born Florence Marjorie Robertson, was a popular British stage and film actress and singer.

Type: Actress, singerNationality: English

Anna Netrebko

Anna Yuryevna Netrebko (Russian: Анна Юрьевна Нетребко, born 18 September 1971) is a Russian operatic soprano. She holds dual Russian and Austrian citizenships and resides in Vienna, Austria, and in New York City. She is a frequent guest of the Metropolitan Opera, Vienna State Opera, Mariinsky Theatre, and Royal Opera House in London.

Type: singer,opera singerNationality: Austria,Russia

Anna Nicole Smith

Vickie Lynn Marshall , aka Vickie Smith, before settling on Anna Nicole Smith as her moniker, was an American model, actress and television personality. Smith first gained popularity in Playboy, becoming the 1993 Playmate of the Year. She modeled for clothing companies, including Guess jeans and Lane Bryant.

Type: Model, actressNationality: American

Anna Paquin

Anna Helene Paquin is a Canadian-born New Zealand film, television and theatre actress. Paquin's first critically successful film was The Piano, for which she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1994 at the age of 11 the second youngest winner in history.

Type: ActressNationality: Canadian

Anna Pavlova

Anna Pavlova was a Russian ballerina of the late 19th and the early 20th century. She is widely regarded as one of the finest classical ballet dancers in history and was most noted as a principal artist of the Imperial Russian Ballet and the Ballets Russes of Sergei Diaghilev.

Type: DancerNationality: Russian