Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Books: 4 characters, 1 hero, 1 villain
Lady Catherine de Bourgh   1813   Pride and Prejudice  
Catherine Bennet   1813   Pride and Prejudice  
Catherine Morland   1817   Northanger Abbey  
Kate Nickleby (a.k.a. Catherine)   1839   Nicholas Nickleby  
Catherine Earnshaw   1847   Wuthering Heights  
Cathy Ames (a.k.a. Catherine)   1952   East of Eden  
Fictional Characters from Television: 1 character
Catherine Weaver   2008   Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 12 actresses
Kate Harcourt (a.k.a. Catherine)   1927-  
Catherine Deneuve   1943-  
Catherine Schell   1944-  
Catherine Hicks   1951-  
Catherine Bach   1954-  
Catherine O'Hara   1954-  
Catherine Keener   1959-  
Miranda Harcourt (a.k.a. Catherine)   1962-  
Catherine Bell   1968-  
Catherine Zeta-Jones   1969-  
Kate Bosworth (a.k.a. Catherine)   1983-  
Billie Lourd (a.k.a. Catherine)   1992-  
Notable Athletes: 1 tennis
(tennis) CiCi Bellis (a.k.a. Catherine)   1999-  
Notable Hosts and Presenters: 1 television
(television) Catherine Keyl   1946-  
Notable Writers: 2 authors
Catherine Marshall   1914-1983  
Kate Grenville (a.k.a. Catherine)   1950-  
Olympic Medalists: 5 bronze, 5 gold, 2 silver
(bronze) Catherine Gibson   1948   swimming - 400 m freestyle  
(bronze) Jean Desforges (a.k.a. Catherine)   1952   4x100 m relay  
(gold) Catherine Hardy   1952   4x100 m relay  
(gold) Catherine Carr   1972   swimming - 100 m breaststroke; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(gold) Cathy Boswell (a.k.a. Catherine)   1984   basketball  
(bronze) Catherine Poirot   1984   swimming - 100 m breaststroke  
(bronze) Catherine Plewinski   1988; 1992   swimming - 100 m freestyle; swimming - 100 m butterfly  
(gold) Catherine Fox   1996   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(silver) Catherine Scott   2000   4x400 m relay  
(bronze) Catherine Garceau   2000   synchronized swimming - team  
(silver) Catherine Ndereba   2004; 2008   marathon  
(gold) Catherine Ward   2010; 2014   ice hockey  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actress
(actress) Catherine Zeta-Jones   2002   Chicago  
Other Royalty: 2 queen consorts, 1 princess
Catherine of Aragon   1509-1533   England  
Catherine de' Medici   1547-1559   France  
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge   2011-   United Kingdom  
Russian Grand Dukes and Tsars: 2 tsaritsas
Tsaritsa Yekaterina I (a.k.a. Catherine)   1725-1727  
Tsaritsa Yekaterina II the Great (a.k.a. Catherine)   1762-1796  
Saints: 10 saints, 8 blessed
Saint Catherine of Alexandria   ?-307  
Saint Katarina of Sweden (a.k.a. Catherine)   1330-1381  
Saint Caterina of Siena (a.k.a. Catherine)   1347-1380  
Saint Caterina of Bologna (a.k.a. Catherine)   1413-1463  
Blessed Caterina of Pallanza (a.k.a. Catherine)   1437-1478  
Saint Caterina of Genoa (a.k.a. Catherine)   1477-1510  
Blessed Caterina of Racconigi (a.k.a. Catherine)   1486-1547  
Saint Caterina de Ricci (a.k.a. Catherine)   1522-1589  
Saint Catalina of Palma (a.k.a. Catherine)   1533-1574  
Blessed Catherine de Saint-Augustin   1632-1668  
Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha (a.k.a. Catherine)   ?-1680  
Blessed Catherine Jarrige   1754-1836  
Blessed Anna Katharina Emmerick (a.k.a. Catherine)   1774-1824  
Blessed Catherine Soiron   ?-1794  
Blessed Caterina Cittadini (a.k.a. Catherine)   1801-1857  
Saint Catherine Labouré   1806-1876  
Saint Caterina Volpicelli (a.k.a. Catherine)   1839-1894  
Saint Katharine Drexel (a.k.a. Catherine)   1858-1953  
Shakespearian Characters: 2 characters
Katharine (a.k.a. Catherine)   Henry V  
Katharine (a.k.a. Catherine)   Love's Labour's Lost  
Title Characters: 5 books
(book) Catherine   1994   Catherine, Called Birdy  
(book) Catherine   1999   Lady Catherine's Necklace  
(book) Lady Catherine de Bourgh   2000   Lady Catherine's Necklace  
(book) Catherine of Aragon   2004   Patience, Princess Catherine  
(book) Catherine   2012   For the Love of Catherine