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Nora Helmer, the main character of Henrik Ibsen's play "A Doll House," is one famous bearer. Through the course of the play, she begins a naive, silly woman happy with her life and becomes a woman who needs to free herself from the life she's living.
-- WeloveyouJesseLacey  11/21/2005
Nora Barnacle was the lover, companion, inspiration and eventually wife of author James Joyce.
-- Anonymous User  12/20/2005
Nora Dunn is an Irish-American actress and comedienne best known for her work on NBC's Saturday Night Live.
-- Anonymous User  1/23/2006
Famous bearer: Nora Ephron, film director ('Sleepless In Seattle', 'You've Got Mail').
-- reservoirdoll1987  7/26/2006
A famous bearer is Irish film and television actress Nora Jane Noone (born 8 March 1984). She has starred in several British movies and television shows, including "The Descent" (2005) and "Coronation Street" (2005), along with "Ella Enchanted" (2004).
-- AndrewJKD  9/19/2006
There is an author named Nora Roberts who also uses the pseudonym JD Robb.
-- Anonymous User  11/28/2006
Nora Charles is the lead female character from The Thin Man series.
-- Morninglory379  1/26/2007
Nora Fris is the wife of Viktor Fris (AKA Mr. Freeze) from the Batman comic book series.
-- Anonymous User  8/3/2007
Famous artist Nora DeBolt bears this name.
-- Anonymous User  12/6/2007
Character, Nora Walker: mother in hit television series Brothers & Sisters.
-- Anonymous User  10/1/2008
The protagonist of Patricia Reilly Giff's novel, "Nory Ryan's Song" is Nora - nickname Nory.
-- WilderThanBridget  10/22/2008
A famous bearer of this name is Nora Batty (played on-screen by the late Kathy Staff, 12 July 1928 - 13 December 2008), a well-known character from the British comedy series Last of the Summer Wine, which is set in a typical small Yorkshire town in the north of England. Due to this, I think this is a really lovely and characterful name. :)
-- walesgal92  1/16/2010
Nora Jones contemporary Jazz singer, daughter of Ravi Shankar great sitar player.
-- Anonymous User  3/12/2010
English author and journalist Nora Beloff.
-- Just Jonquil  5/18/2010
Nora Grey is the main character in Becca Fitzpatrick's book `Hush Hush' and `Crescendo'. I hated this name, but now I quite like it, it's really cute:)
P.S: Hush Hush Is a good book, worth reading.
-- Grace_Scarlette  10/7/2011
Singer/songwriter Nora Jones (born Geethali Nora Jones Shankar).
-- Musicboy1017  9/19/2012
Nora Dershlit is a character on the television series "iCarly."
-- hkols  11/4/2014
In the remake of Cheaper by the Dozen, the eldest daughter is named Nora. I have a little cousin with the name and I think it's adorable.
-- Anonymous User  11/10/2014
Nora is the name of the lightkeeper's daughter in the Disney movie "Pete's Dragon". She was played by Helen Reddy.
-- wbbuff  4/14/2015
There is a Bratz doll named Nora, twin to Nita. They appear in the movie "Bratz Babyz" from 2006.
-- Anonymous User  10/24/2015

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