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A famous bearer is model Kate Moss.
-- Anonymous User  5/19/2005
A very popular name in Hollywood. Famous bearers: Kate Moss, Kate Winslet, Kate Hudson, Kate Beckinsale, Kate Hackett.
-- SweetP  6/25/2005
Another notable Kate is the author Kate Chopin (1850 - 1904).
-- savvy  6/29/2005
Female character on "Kate & Leopold", a movie with Meg Ryan and Hugh Jackman.
-- Mary-Rach  8/5/2005
"Kiss Me Kate" is the name of the musical version of The Taming of the Shrew.
-- Anonymous User  12/16/2005
"Kate and Allie" was a T.V. show in the '80's. Kate was played by Susan St. James.
-- breakofday  12/21/2005
Famous bearer is Kate Bosworth, an American actress.
-- Anonymous User  3/24/2006
Kate Beckinsale, a British actress, bears this name.
-- fawkes100  4/23/2006
Another Hollywood Kate is Mary-Kate Olsen.
-- Anonymous User  7/12/2006
Kate Austen is a character in the great tv show 'Lost'.
-- corrielover  8/11/2006
Kate DiCamillio is the author of 'Because of Winn-Dixie' and 'The Tale of Despereaux'.
-- libbygirl  9/14/2006
Kate Mulgrew plays Captain Janeway in Star Trek: Voyager.
-- Anonymous User  10/25/2006
There are authors named Kate Charles, Kate Ellis, and Kate Pepper.
-- Anonymous User  11/28/2006
Katharine Hepburn also went by Kate. I think Kate has so much more weight to it than Katie, which just sounds simpleton.
-- Anonymous User  12/28/2006
Kate Middleton is Prince William's girlfriend.
-- dani_08  12/31/2006
Aussie actress Kate Ritchie bears this name.
-- lindamaree  1/11/2007
Famous bearer KT Tunstall's real name is Kate. She dropped the name Kate because she thought it sounded too "farmer's daughter." It also made her think of a buxom lass baking bread for her man working in the fields. She had no problem with that, but it's wasn't how she pictured a rock star.
-- Anonymous User  2/18/2007
Kate of Jon and Kate Plus 8.
-- Anonymous User  1/19/2008
British singer and muscian Kate Nash has this name.
-- Kekepania  2/4/2008
Kate de Vries is a character from the book Airborn, and the sequel 'Skybreaker'.
-- Host_Clubs_Maiden  3/2/2008
Kate Pierson of the B-52s has this name.
-- LindsayHansen  3/28/2008
Kate O'Brien was a character on "The Drew Carey Show", played by Christa Miller.
-- FMRadio  4/4/2008
Musician Joel Madden and ´actress´/moderator Nicole Richie have a daughter Harlow Kate Madden, born on 11th of January 2008 in L.A.
-- MaggieSimpson  5/25/2008
"I kissed a girl, and I liked it, the taste of her cherry chapstick."
I used to LOVE the name Kate, really love it (I prefer all the Catherine diminutives - Cathy, Kate, Katy - as opposed to the actual name itself) but now I can't hear it without the above lyrics springing to mind (because they're sung by KATE Perry).
-- Sophannagh  8/21/2008
Kate is a member of the Denali clan in the Twilight saga.
-- Anonymous User  12/30/2008
'Kate Monster' from Avenue Q.
-- BeritBear  1/16/2009
Detective Kate Beckett is one of the two main characters from the TV show 'Castle'.
-- DestructoGirl  8/22/2009
A famous bearer is American actress Kate Flannery (born June 10, 1964). She's best known for her role as Meredith Palmer on the American version of "The Office".
-- AndrewJKD  12/19/2009
Kate Reinders is an American stage actress, well-known for roles in 21st century musical theatre. She first came to prominence as June in the 2003 Broadway revival of "Gypsy". She then originated the role of Glinda in the musical "Wicked" in its Chicago production, performing from June 2005 through January 2006, and later reprised the role on Broadway, from May 2006 through January 2007. She is also a member of the band TASTiSKANK, alongside fellow Broadway actress Sarah Litzsinger.
-- AndrewJKD  12/19/2009
Kate Ashley is the name of one of the four main characters in the anime (Japanese animation) Red Garden.
-- missmarlenesinclair  5/7/2010
Kate Miller-Heidke is an Australian singer songwriter who is most famous for her singles 'Last Day on Earth' and 'Caught in the Crowd'.
-- Anonymous User  1/8/2011
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge also goes by Kate.
-- megi99  4/29/2011
There is a famous poem by Christina Rossetti titled "Cousin Kate."
The titular Kate is a good and pure country girl of the Victorian era, who meets and marries a Lord, and becomes rich from it; much to the dismay of his former lover, who narrates us through the poem.
-- xsai  5/27/2011
There's a Croatian song "Mare I Kate" by Bohem and Igor Štimac.
-- enchy  6/4/2011
Kate Bush - a famous English singer.
-- Anonymous User  7/28/2011
Kate Winslet is a popular actress who starred as Rose Dewitt Bukater in Titanic (One of the best films EVER!).
I like the name Kate it is a bit overused but it's overused for a reason! On a young girl it wound sound very popular and pretty:) xoxo.
-- Grace_Scarlette  10/28/2011
Kate Mosse is an English author and broadcaster. She is the author of a novel, Labyrinth, which has been translated into more than 37 other languages.
-Wikipedia
-- Anonymous User  5/19/2012
In the book 18, Peter's sweet and energetic sister is named Katherine "Kate", but sometimes Peter calls her Kitty.
-- Anonymous User  7/15/2013
Special Agent Caitlin "Kate" Todd was a character on NCIS, played by Sasha Alexander.
-- ophelia  9/18/2013
Two of the most notable Kate's in the modern acting world are:

Kate Beckinsale, best known for her role as Selene in the Underworld series.

Kate Winslet, probably best known for her work as Rose in Titanic, but her most recent work sees her take on the role of Erudite leader Jeanine Matthews in Divergent and The Divergent Series: Insurgent.
-- OttilieMaisie  4/3/2015
Kate Higgins, an American voice actress who is best known for voicing Sakura Haruno from 'Naruto', bears this name.
-- Anonymous User  8/14/2015
Another famous bearer of the name is Princess Kate Middleton (1982 - present).
-- Curiousity  2/1/2016
Kate Abdo is an English presenter and journalist who worked for Sky Sports News HQ in the United Kingdom and used to work for Sky Sport News HD in Germany. Abdo anchored the World Sport program from London twice a day. Previously, she had anchored sports at DW-TV, a German TV channel. Abdo joined CNN in July 2009. She has interviewed sporting greats such as Clarence Seedorf, David Ginola, Jackie Stewart, Lawrence Dallaglio and Daniel 'Lethal Rizzle' Risdon. In August 2011 she left CNN and joined Sky Deutschland. She was an anchor for the Sky Sport News HD TV channel, which started broadcasting on 1 December 2011. In January 2015, she hosted the 2014 FIFA Ballon d'Or ceremony speaking with contestants and guests in four languages. She was also a host for the 2015 FIFA Ballon d'Or. On 18 January 2017 she made her debut on FS1 during the FA Cup 3rd round replay between Plymouth Argyle v Liverpool.
-- cutenose  2/9/2017
Kate Bornstein is a genderqueer author, playwright, performance artist, and gender theorist.
-- namewx  2/18/2017
Kate del Castillo Negrete Trillo is a Mexican and American actress. At the age of 18, del Castillo became known for her lead role in the telenovela Muchachitas for Televisa in 1991. Afterwards, she continued her career in film and television in Latin America. In 2011, del Castillo earned recognition in the United States for playing the lead role in La Reina del Sur. Subsequently, del Castillo has worked in several American TV series and had supporting roles in Hollywood feature films.
-- cutenose  5/18/2017
Kate Rooney Mara is an American actress. She starred in the Netflix political drama House of Cards as Zoe Barnes and appeared in the Fox TV series 24 as computer analyst Shari Rothenberg. She made her film debut in 1999 with Random Hearts. She appeared in Brokeback Mountain, We Are Marshall, Shooter, Transsiberian, Stone of Destiny, The Open Road, Transcendence, Fantastic Four as Susan "Sue" Storm/The Invisible Woman, The Martian, and Morgan. She also appeared in the FX horror miniseries American Horror Story: Murder House in 2011 as Hayden McClaine.
-- cutenose  6/19/2017

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