Namesakes

Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actress, 1 comedian/actress
Vera Farmiga   1973-  
Mindy Kaling (a.k.a. Vera)   1979-  
Notable Artists: 1 fashion designer
Vera Wang   1949-  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 director
Vera Farmiga   1973-  
Notable Musicians: 1 musician
Vera Lynn   1917-     
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 astronomer
Vera Rubin   1928-  
Olympic Medalists: 2 bronze, 2 gold, 2 gold/silver, 1 bronze/silver, 1 silver
(silver) Iris Tanner (a.k.a. Vera)   1924; 1928   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(gold) Vera Krepkina   1960   long jump  
(bronze) Vera Popkova   1968   4x100 m relay  
(bronze/silver) Vera Anisimova   1976; 1980   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Vera Ðurašković   1980   basketball  
(gold/silver) Vera Komisova   1980   100 m hurdles; 4x100 m relay  
(gold) Vera Zozulya   1980   luge  
(gold/silver) Vera Ilyina   2000; 2004   diving - synchronized springboard  
Title Characters: 2 films, 1 book, 1 song
(song) Vera Lynn   1979   Vera  
(film) Vera   2003   Vera  
(film) Vera Drake   2004   Vera Drake  
(book) Vera Dietz   2010   Please Ignore Vera Dietz