Namesakes

Hall-of-Famers: 1 basketball
(basketball) Teresa Edwards   2011  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 peace
(peace) Teresa of Calcutta   1979  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actresses
Teresa Wright   1918-2005  
Teresa Palmer   1986-  
Notable Athletes: 1 basketball
(basketball) Teresa Edwards   1964-  
Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 bronze/gold, 1 bronze/gold/silver, 1 gold/bronze
(bronze/gold/silver) Teresa Ciepły   1960; 1964   4x100 m relay; 80 m hurdles  
(bronze) María Teresa Ramírez   1968   swimming - 800 m freestyle  
(bronze/gold) Teresa Edwards   1984; 1988; 1992; 1996; 2000   basketball  
(gold/bronze) Teresa Weatherspoon   1988; 1992   basketball  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actress
(actress) Teresa Wright   1942   Mrs. Miniver  
Saints: 9 blessed, 9 saints
Saint Teresa of Portugal   1181-1250  
Saint Teresa of Ávila   1515-1582  
Saint Teresa Margaret of the Sacred Heart   1747-1770  
Blessed Thérèse-Madeleine Fantou (a.k.a. Teresa)   ?-1794  
Blessed Thérèse Soiron (a.k.a. Teresa)   ?-1794  
Saint Teresa Kim   1795-1840  
Blessed Teresa Eustochio Verzeri   1801-1852  
Blessed Thérèse Couderc (a.k.a. Teresa)   1805-1885  
Saint Teresa Kim Im-i   1811-1846  
Saint Teresa of Jesus Jornet e Ibars   1843-1897  
Blessed Teresa Grillo Michel   1855-1944  
Saint Thérèse de Lisieux (a.k.a. Teresa)   1873-1897  
Blessed Maria Teresa Fasce   1881-1947  
Saint Teresa of the Andes   1890-1920  
Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross   1891-1942  
Blessed Teresa of Calcutta   1910-1997  
Blessed Teresa Bracco   1924-1944  
Blessed María Teresa Ferragud Roig   ?-1936