Namesakes

Emmy Award Winners: 2 actresses
(actress) Debra Monk   1999   NYPD Blue  
(actress) Debra Messing   2003   Will & Grace  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms: 2 hurricanes, 1 storm
Hurricane Debra   1959  
Hurricane Debra   1963  
Storm Debra   1978  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 4 actresses
Debra Monk   1949-  
Debra Winger   1955-  
Debra Lawrance   1957-  
Debra Messing   1968-  
Olympic Medalists: 2 gold, 1 bronze, 1 silver
(gold) Lillian Watson (a.k.a. Debra)   1964; 1968   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 200 m backstroke  
(silver) Debra Sapenter   1976   4x400 m relay  
(gold) Debra Flintoff-King   1988   400 m hurdles  
(bronze) Debi Thomas (a.k.a. Debra)   1988   figure skating