Comments for the name Anna

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Anna is a form of the name "Anne," belonging to Anne Boleyn, one of Henry VIII wives.
-- PssycatDoll  11/4/2005
A famous bearer in the Netherlands is Anna van Lippe-Biesterfeld van Vollenhoven. She's is the daughter of prince Maurits and princess Marilene of Orange-Nassau. Actually her full name is: Anastasia Margriet Josephine. Her parents are still in the line of the Dutch throne.
-- Anonymous User  11/16/2005
Anna Maria Pierangeli (1932-1971) was an Italian actress who adopted Pier Angeli as her stage name.
-- alberto  11/17/2005
Anna Magnani (March 7, 1908 – September 26, 1973) was an Italian actress who won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in the 1955 movie "The Rose Tattoo" and was again nominated for her role in the 1957 movie "Wild is the Wind." She has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
-- AndrewJKD  12/21/2005
Another famous Anna was Anna Akhmatova, the Russian poet.
-- Anonymous User  12/25/2005
Anna Kornicova is a famous tennis player.
-- Anonymous User  3/7/2006
Eleanor Roosevelt's first name was actually Anna, after her mother. She used her middle name exclusively.
-- elizabeth hamlet  3/26/2006
Actress Anna Popplewell, who played in a number of movies including The Chronicles of Narnia: the Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, is a famous bearer of this name. She definitely is graceful and lives up to her name.
-- Wunderkind_Princess  4/8/2006
A sister of Carthaginian queen Dido; Anna Perenna, an Italian goddess.
-- antiquitas  4/18/2006
Anna Nalick is the singer of the great song "2 AM".
-- claraelizabethann  4/19/2006
Anna Mae Bullock, who was born on 26th November 1938, in Nutbush, Tennessee, is the great singer known as Tina Turner.
-- iva_toneva  5/9/2006
The very famous Greek singer Anna Vissi. She's the best singer in the world and she deserved to win the Eurovision song contest in Athens - May 20 2006.
-- Keira_111  5/22/2006
Famous bearers:
Anna Geislerová, Anna Kulovaná - Czech actresses
Anna Kurnikova - Russian tennis player.
-- Maggie_Simpson  7/24/2006
Anna is a character (sort of) in Namco's game "Tales of Symphonia". She's Lloyd Irving's deceased mother.
-- Dark Whysper  11/15/2006
In Finland, Anne Shirley (Anne of the Green Gables) bears the name Anna. Don't ask me why.
-- Yippal  1/7/2007
Famous bearer is Anna Belknap who plays detective Lindsay Monroe on CSI:New York. Great actress.
-- Anonymous User  1/14/2007
Michail Baryshnikov & Lisa Rinehart have a daughter Anna Baryshnikova.
-- Karcoolka  4/23/2007
Although it was not her real name she just went by it, a famous bearer was the late Anna Nicole Smith.
-- Jassie  5/7/2007
Anna Karenina - Leo Tolstoy. Anna is one of the main characters. It's a good book. I read it in high school.
-- Anonymous User  5/10/2007
Anna was Eleanor Roosevelt's first name. It was also her mother's name and her daughter's name.
-- Anonymous User  6/14/2007
Czech actors Jiří Dvořák & Barbora Munzarová have a daughter Anna Dvořáková.
-- Karcoolka  7/9/2007
Also Anne Frank. Her real name was Annalise but in German (she was born at 7:30 in Frankfurt) the pronunciation of Anne is Anna.
-- memory3945  7/23/2007
Famous bearer is Anna Sundstrand (a member of PLAY, a Swedish pop group of four girls).
-- ShizukoChan  7/27/2007
Anna Anderson was the best known of several women who claimed to be Grand Duchess Anastasia, the youngest daughter of Tsar Nicholas II and his wife Tsarina Alexandra of Russia.
-- writers_block2006  9/14/2007
In the movie "Saving Sarah Cain" Sarah's niece is named Anna May.
-- Anonymous User  9/8/2008
The main character of the book my Sister's Keeper goes by Anna, although her real name is Andromeda.
-- Rachelgirl1989  9/14/2008
Actors Igor Chmela and Jana Janěková have a daughter Anna Chmelová.
-- Emilie007  9/15/2008
Anna Mae He (born January 28, 1999 in the United States), was the subject of a custody battle between her Chinese biological parents, Shaoqiang (Jack) He and Qin Luo "Casey" He, and her foster parents, Jerry and Louise Baker. The case received national media attention for years and revolved around the claim of Jerry and Louise Baker that Jack and Casey He abandoned their rights to the child when they signed a temporary custody order. In the end, she was given back to the Hes who moved back to China with Anna Mae, her younger brother Andy, and younger sister Aveta to avoid being deported.

Taken from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anna_Mae_He
-- Anonymous User  1/8/2009
Anna Kyouyama - a main character in the anime "Shaman King".
-- cherry_ai_222  4/2/2009
Anna Wintour is the Editor-In-Chief of Vogue magazine.
-- emily  8/16/2009
Musician Felix Slováček and actress Dagmar Patrasová have a daughter Anna Julie Slováčková.
-- MaggieSimpson  1/24/2010
Grand Duchess Anna Pavlovna Romanov (1795-1865), daughter of Emperor Paul I of Russia and later Queen of the Netherlands.
-- CarolinW  3/21/2010
Anna Pavlova (1881-1931) was a Russian ballerina.
-- ursa  9/3/2011
Anna Prior, drummer of the British band "Metronomy".
-- CarolinW  11/25/2011
Anna Williams is a character is fighting game series, Tekken. She is the vindictive younger sister of Nina Williams. Their backstory suggests that their rivalry stems from what fate befell their late father.
-- xsai  12/10/2011
Anna of Austria (1528-1590), second daughter of Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor. Later married the Duke of Bavaria.
-- CarolinW  2/26/2012
Anna is a character in Arthurian legend; she is usually depicted as Arthur's half-sister and the wife of Lot. She is often referred to as "Morgause" instead of "Anna."
-- Phoenix_Quill07  4/1/2012
Anna Jacobs is an English author who has written over 40 novels including the acclaimed Gibson Family saga and other titles such as 'Seasons of Love' and 'Licence to Dream'.
-- Anonymous User  4/22/2012
Anna Kay Faris (b. 1976 in Baltimore, Maryland) is an American actress.
-- Anonymous User  4/30/2012
Anna of Austria (1549-1580) was the oldest daughter of Maximilian II (Holy Roman Emperor) and his wife Maria of Spain. She later married Philip II of Spain and had 5 children.
-- CarolinW  6/7/2012
Anna was the third daughter of the first Romanov Tsar Michael I and his wife Eudoxia.
-- CarolinW  6/10/2012
Anna (1532-1585) was the oldest daughter of King Christian III of Denmark and his wife Dorothea.
-- CarolinW  6/12/2012
Maria Anna (1770-1809) was one of the daughters of the Holy Roman Emperor Leopold II and his wife Maria Luisa of Spain.
-- CarolinW  6/12/2012
"Anna Rose" is the title of a song sung by Vienna Teng.
-- Anonymous User  6/13/2012
Anna (1527-1535) was the daughter of King Frederik I of Denmark and his wife Sophie.
-- CarolinW  6/13/2012
Anna (1574-1619) was the daughter of King Frederik II of Denmark and his wife Sophie. She later married King James I of Great Britain.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna (1618-1633) was the oldest daughter of King Christian IV of Denmark and his second wife Kirsten Munk.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna (1647-1717) was the daughter of King Frederik III of Denmark and his wife Sophie.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna (1527-1591) was the oldest daughter of Duke Albert of Prussia and his wife Dorothea of Denmark.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna (1576-1625) was the oldest daughter of Duke Albert Frederick of Prussia and his wife Marie Eleonore. Because her parents didn't have any surviving sons, her husband John Sigismund succeeded her father.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna (1598-1659) was the daughter of Duke John Sigismund of Prussia and his wife Anna.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna Amalia (1723-1787) was the daughter of Frederick William I of Prussia and his wife Sophia.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna (1655-1670) was the daughter of Czar Alexei of Russia and his wife Maria.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna (1693-1740) was the daughter of Czar Ivan V of Russia and his wife Praskovia.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna (1708-1728) was the daughter of Czar Peter I "the Great" of Russia and his wife Catherine I.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna (1280-1327) was the oldest daughter of King Albert I of Germany and his wife Elisabeth.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna (1316-1319) was the daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Louis IV and his first wife Beatrix.
Anna (1326-1361) was also another daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Louis IV and his second wife Margaret.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna (1366-1394) was the daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Charles IV and his wife Elisabeth.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna (1432-1462) was the daughter of King Albert II of Germany and his wife Elisabeth of Luxembourg. He later married the Duke of Saxony.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Maria Anna (1610-1665) was the daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II and his wife Maria Anna of Bavaria. She later married the Elector of Bavaria.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Maria Anna (1634-1696) was the daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand III and his first wife Maria Anna of Spain. She later married Philip IV of Spain.

Maria Anna (1654-1689) was also another daughter of Emperor Ferdinand III and his third wife Eleonora Gonzaga.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna was the name of three daughters of Holy Roman Emperor Leopold I.
1. Maria Anna (1672-1672) by his first wife Margarita of Spain
2. Anna (1674-1674) by his second wife Claudia of Austria
3. Maria Anna (1683-1754) by his third wife Eleonore. This daughter later married King Joao V of Portugal.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Maria Anna (1718-1744) was the younger sister of famous Maria Teresa of Austria.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Maria Anna (1734-1776) was the daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Charles VIII Albert and his wife Maria Amalie of Austria.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Maria Anna (1738-1789) was the daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Francis I and Empress Maria Theresa. She was a nun.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Maria Anna (1804-1858) was the daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Francis II and his second wife Maria Teresa.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Maria Anna (1551-1608) was the daughter of Duke Albert V of Bavaria. She was married to Charles II of Austria.
-- CarolinW  6/19/2012
Anna (1903-1976) was the youngest daughter of King Frederick Augustus III of Saxony and his wife Luise.
-- CarolinW  6/20/2012
Anna (1567-1613) was the daughter of Augustus, Elector of Saxony and his wife Anna of Denmark.
-- CarolinW  6/21/2012
Anna (1420-1462) was the daughter of Frederick I, Elector of Saxony and his wife Katharina.
-- CarolinW  7/15/2012
Anna (1437-1512) was the daughter of Frederick II, Elector of Saxony and his wife Margarete of Austria.
-- CarolinW  7/15/2012
Maria Anna (1672-1672) was the daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Leopold I and his first wife Margarita of Spain.
-- CarolinW  7/15/2012
Maria Anna (1728-1797) was the daughter of Augustus III of Poland and his wife Maria Josepha.
-- CarolinW  7/18/2012
Maria Anna (1574-1616) was the daughter of William V, Duke of Bavaria and his wife Renata. She was married to Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II.
-- CarolinW  7/18/2012
No one mentioned the famous Anna Nicole Smith. Now there is an interesting famous bearer. However, her real name was Vickie Lynn Marshall, and later changed it to Anna Nicole Smith. She was a famous porn star/model/actress. This was a woman that had a lot going on in her life, plenty to talk about for those who like to gossip and for gossip magazines.
-- Anonymous User  7/20/2012
Maria Anna (1805-1877) was the daughter of King Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria and his second wife Karoline. Her twin sister Sophie was the mother of Franz Joseph I of Austria and Maximilian I of Mexico.
-- CarolinW  7/20/2012
Maria Anna (1834-1776) was the daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Charles VII and his wife Maria Amalia.
-- CarolinW  7/20/2012
Maria Anna (1696-1750) was the daughter of Maximilian II Emanuel, Elector of Bavaria and his second wife Theresa.
-- CarolinW  7/20/2012
Maria Anna (1660-1690) was the daughter of Ferdinand Maria, Elector of Bavaria and his wife Enrichetta of Savoy.
-- CarolinW  7/20/2012
Anna (1836-1859) was the daughter of King John of Saxony and his wife Amalie.
-- CarolinW  7/20/2012
Anna (1836-1859) was the daughter of King John of Saxony and his wife Amalie.
-- CarolinW  7/20/2012
Anna (1544-1577) was the daughter of Maurice, Elector of Saxony and his wife Agnes.
-- CarolinW  7/22/2012
Anna (1586-1586) was the daughter of Christian I, Elector of Saxony and his wife Sophie.
-- CarolinW  7/22/2012
Anna Mary Sewell (1820-1878) was an English novelist famous for the classic children's novel, Black Beauty.
-- Anonymous User  7/28/2012
Anna Chlumsky (born 1980 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American actress.
-- Anonymous User  8/10/2012
Anna Jagodzińska (b. 1987) is a Polish fashion model.
-- overtheclouds  10/20/2012
Actress Anna Sten (1908-1993).
-- moonbaby9307  12/29/2012
Actress Anna Kendrick is a famous bearer.
-- Anonymous User  3/25/2013
Anna Magdalena Bach (22 September 1701- 22 February 1760) was the second wife of Johann Sebastian Bach. She was a professional singer.
-- ophelia  9/11/2013
Anna (along with her sister Elsa) is a new Disney princess from the 2013 movie Frozen.
-- Ranchie  12/29/2013
It's a cute name, but so very common.
Famous fictional bearers include:
Anna Karenina the title heroine of Leo Tolstoy's novel
Princess Anna of Arendelle from Disney's 2013 animated hit Frozen.
-- gh1995  6/15/2014
There is an actress called Anna Shaffer. She played Romilda Vane in the Harry Potter film series.
-- LoveHeartKawaii  8/19/2014
Anna Dressed in Blood is a book written by Kendare Blake. The character Anna Korlov is a ghost.
-- LoveHeartKawaii  9/28/2014
Anna May Wong, a Chinese American movie star.
-- LoveHeartKawaii  10/4/2014

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