Namesakes for Jane

Namesakes for JANE:
  American First Ladies: 2 first ladies
      Jane Irwin Harrison   1841  
      Jane Pierce   1853-1857  

  Emmy Award Winners: 2 actresses
      (actress) Jane Wyatt   1958; 1959; 1960   Father Knows Best  
      (actress) Jane Curtin   1984; 1985   Kate & Allie  

  English and British Kings and Queens: 1 queen
      Queen Jane   1553  

  Fictional Characters from Books: 3 characters, 2 heroes, 1 villain
      Jane Bennet   1813   Pride and Prejudice  
      Jane Fairfax   1815   Emma  
      Jane Eyre   1847   Jane Eyre  
      Jane Andrews   1908   Anne of Green Gables  
      Miss Jane Marple   1930   The Murder at the Vicarage  
      Dolores Umbridge (a.k.a. Jane)   2003   Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix  

  Fictional Characters from Movies: 1 hero
      Calamity Jane   1953   Calamity Jane  

  Harry Potter Characters: 1 character
      Dolores Umbridge (a.k.a. Jane)  

  Nobel Prize Winners: 1 peace
      (peace) Jane Addams   1931  

  Notable Actors and Actresses: 12 actresses
      Jane Darwell   1879-1967  
      Jane Wyatt   1910-2006  
      Jane Wyman   1917-2007  
      Jane Fonda   1937-  
      Jane Birkin   1946-  
      Jane Curtin   1947-  
      Jane Seymour   1951-  
      Jane Kaczmarek   1955-  
      Harley Jane Kozak   1957-  
      Jane Lynch   1960-  
      Jane Krakowski   1968-  
      Eden Riegel (a.k.a. Jane)   1981-  

  Notable Musicians: 1 singer
      Ella Fitzgerald (a.k.a. Jane)   1917-1996    

  Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 biologist
      Jane Goodall   1934-  

  Notable Writers: 2 authors
      Jane Austen   1775-1817  
      Flora Thompson (a.k.a. Jane)   1876-1947  

  Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze
      (bronze) Vickey Dixon (a.k.a. Jane)   1992   Field hockey  

  Oscar Award Winners: 3 actresses
      (actress) Jane Darwell   1940   The Grapes of Wrath  
      (actress) Jane Wyman   1948   Johnny Belinda  
      (actress) Jane Fonda   1971; 1978   Klute; Coming Home  

  Other Royalty: 1 queen consort
      Jane Seymour   1536-1537   England  

  Pulitzer Award Winners: 1 winner
      Jane Smiley   1992   A Thousand Acres  

  Saints: 8 blessed, 2 saints
      Blessed Joan of Aza (a.k.a. Jane)   ?-1205  
      Blessed Giovanna of Signa (a.k.a. Jane)   1244-1307  
      Blessed Giovanna Soderini (a.k.a. Jane)   1301-1367  
      Blessed Giovanna of Orvieto (a.k.a. Jane)   ?-1306  
      Blessed Jeanne Marie de Maille (a.k.a. Jane)   1332-1414  
      Blessed Giovanna Scopelli (a.k.a. Jane)   1428-1491  
      Blessed Joana of Portugal (a.k.a. Jane)   1452-1490  
      Saint Jeanne-Fran├žoise de Chantal (a.k.a. Jane)   1562-1641  
      Saint Jeanne-Antide Thouret (a.k.a. Jane)   1765-1828  
      Blessed Jeanne Gerard (a.k.a. Jane)   ?-1794