Namesakes

American First Ladies: 2 first ladies
Anna Harrison   1841  
Eleanor Roosevelt (a.k.a. Anna)   1933-1945  
Biblical Characters: 1 character
Anna   (f)   Luke 2:36  
Characters in Roman Mythology: 2 characters
Anna Perenna   (f)  
Anna Perenna   (f)  
Fictional Characters from Books: 2 characters
Anna Karenina   1877   Anna Karenina  
Tacy Kelly (a.k.a. Anna)   1940   Betsy-Tacy  
Fictional Characters from Television: 3 characters
Anna DiMera   1965   Days of Our Lives  
Carrie Brady (a.k.a. Anna)   1965   Days of Our Lives  
Anna Nardini   2000   Gilmore Girls  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms: 3 hurricanes, 2 storms
Hurricane Anna   1956  
Hurricane Anna   1961  
Hurricane Anna   1965  
Storm Anna   1969  
Storm Anna   1976  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 13 actresses
Anna Magnani   1908-1973  
Vilma Degischer (a.k.a. Anna)   1911-1992  
Kitty Courbois (a.k.a. Anna)   1937-2017  
Patty Duke (a.k.a. Anna)   1946-2016  
Nimmy March (a.k.a. Anna)   1962-  
Anna Nicole Smith   1967-2007  
Gelli de Belen (a.k.a. Anna)   1973-  
Anna Faris   1976-  
Anna Torv   1979-  
Anna Chlumsky   1980-  
Anna Paquin   1982-  
Anna Kendrick   1985-  
Anna Popplewell   1988-  
Notable Athletes: 2 tennis, 1 skiing
(tennis) Anna-Lena Grönefeld   1985-  
(tennis) Anna Smith   1988-  
(skiing) Anna Fenninger   1989-  
Notable Journalists: 1 print
(print) Arianna Huffington (a.k.a. Anna)   1950-  
Notable Musicians: 1 musician
Tina Turner (a.k.a. Anna)   1939-   soul  
Notable Writers: 1 author, 1 poet
Anna Sewell   1820-1878  
Anna Akhmatova   1889-1966  
Olympic Medalists: 8 bronze, 3 silver, 2 bronze/gold, 1 bronze/silver/gold, 1 gold, 1 gold/silver, 1 silver/gold
(silver) Lien Gisolf (a.k.a. Anna)   1928   high jump  
(bronze) Käthe Krauss (a.k.a. Anna)   1936   100 m  
(silver) Tineke Bartels (a.k.a. Anna)   1992; 1996   equestrian  
(bronze) Anna-Karin Kammerling   2000   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(bronze) Emelie Berggren (a.k.a. Anna)   2002   ice hockey  
(bronze) Anna Kozlova   2004   synchronized swimming - duet; synchronized swimming - team  
(bronze) Anna Arkhipova   2004   basketball  
(bronze) Anna Rogowska   2004   pole vault  
(gold) Anna Shorina   2004; 2008   synchronized swimming - team  
(bronze/gold) Anna Chicherova   2008; 2012   high jump  
(bronze/gold) Anna Watkins   2008; 2012   rowing  
(silver/gold) Anna Haag   2010; 2014   cross-country skiing  
(bronze/silver/gold) Anna Meares   2004; 2008; 2012   cycling - track  
(silver) Anni Espar (a.k.a. Anna)   2012   water polo  
(bronze) Anna Holmlund   2014   freestyle skiing  
(gold/silver) Anna Fenninger   2014   alpine skiing  
(bronze) Anna Sloan   2014   curling  
Oscar Award Winners: 3 actresses
(actress) Anna Magnani   1955   The Rose Tattoo  
(actress) Patty Duke (a.k.a. Anna)   1962   The Miracle Worker  
(actress) Anna Paquin   1993   The Piano  
Other Leaders: 1 prime minister
Prime Minister Zigfrīds Anna Meierovics   1921-1923; 1923-1924   Latvia  
Other Royalty: 1 princess, 1 princess consort
Anna Maria of Liechtenstein   1732-1745; 1748-1753   Liechtenstein  
Eléonore of Belgium (a.k.a. Anna)   2008-   Belgium  
Polish High Dukes and Kings: 1 queen
Queen Anna   1575-1586  
Russian Grand Dukes and Tsars: 1 tsaritsa
Tsaritsa Anna   1730-1740  
Saints: 12 blessed, 6 saints
Saint Anne (a.k.a. Anna)   ?-0xx  
Saint Anne (a.k.a. Anna)   ?-820  
Saint Anne (a.k.a. Anna)   840-918  
Blessed Anna Giustiniani   ?-1180  
Blessed Ana of Saint Bartholomew (a.k.a. Anna)   1549-1626  
Blessed Ana de los Angeles Monteagudo (a.k.a. Anna)   1600-1686  
Saint Anne Line (a.k.a. Anna)   ?-1601  
Saint Teresa Margaret of the Sacred Heart (a.k.a. Anna)   1747-1770  
Blessed Anna Maria Taigi   1769-1837  
Blessed Anna Katharina Emmerick   1774-1824  
Blessed Anne-Marie Javouhey (a.k.a. Anna)   1779-1851  
Saint Anne Pak A-gi (a.k.a. Anna)   1783-1839  
Blessed Anne Petras (a.k.a. Anna)   ?-1794  
Blessed Anne-Marie-Madeleine Thouret (a.k.a. Anna)   ?-1794  
Blessed Anna Rosa Gattorno   1831-1900  
Blessed Anna Michelotti   1843-1888  
Blessed Maria Anna Caiani   1863-1921  
Blessed Anna Schaffer   1882-1925  
Title Characters: 8 books, 6 songs, 2 tv shows, 1 book/film
(book/film) Anna Karenina   1877; 1997   Anna Karenina  
(song) Anna   1962   Anna (Go To Him)  
(book) Anna   1974   Mister God, This Is Anna  
(book) Anna   1981   Anna to the Infinite Power  
(song) Anna   1993   Anna Begins  
(book) Anna   1993   Anna's Book  
(book) Anna Gonzales   2002   After the Death of Anna Gonzales  
(song) Anna Molly   2006   Anna Molly  
(tv show) Anna Pihl   2006   Anna Pihl  
(song) Anna   2009   Anna  
(book) Anna   2010   Anna, Rachel & Charlet  
(song) Anna Sun   2010   Anna Sun  
(book) Anna   2010   Anna and the French Kiss  
(song) Anna Lee   2011   Anna Lee (Sweetheart of the Sun)  
(book) Anna   2011   Anna Dressed in Blood  
(tv show) Anna Nicole Smith   2013   Anna Nicole  
(book) Anna Madrigal   2014   The Days of Anna Madrigal