Namesakes

American First Ladies: 2 first ladies
Margaret Taylor   1849-1850  
Margaret Woodrow Wilson   1914-1915  
British Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Margaret Thatcher   1979-1990  
Danish Kings and Queens: 2 queens
Queen Margrete I (a.k.a. Margaret)   1387-1412  
Queen Margrethe II of Denmark (a.k.a. Margaret)   1972-  
Fictional Characters from Books: 3 characters
Margaret Dashwood   1811   Sense and Sensibility  
Margaret March   1868   Little Women  
Margaret Ray   1940   Betsy-Tacy  
Fictional Characters from Television: 3 characters
Madge Bishop (a.k.a. Margaret)   1985   Neighbours  
Maggie Seaver (a.k.a. Margaret)   1985   Growing Pains  
Maggie Sheffield (a.k.a. Margaret)   1993   The Nanny  
Norwegian Kings and Queens: 1 queen
Queen Margrete (a.k.a. Margaret)   1388-1412  
Notable Activists and Revolutionaries: 1 activist
(activist) Margot Kidder (a.k.a. Margaret)   1948-2018  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 11 actresses
Red Wing (a.k.a. Margaret)   1883-1974  
Margaret Rutherford   1892-1972  
Peg Phillips (a.k.a. Margaret)   1918-2002  
Alice Ghostley (a.k.a. Margaret)   1923-2007  
Peggy McCay (a.k.a. Margaret)   1927-2018  
Prunella Scales (a.k.a. Margaret)   1932-  
Margot Kidder (a.k.a. Margaret)   1948-2018  
Peta Toppano (a.k.a. Margaret)   1951-  
Maggie Q (a.k.a. Margaret)   1979-  
Margaret Qualley   1994-  
Emma Mackey (a.k.a. Margaret)   1996-  
Notable Athletes: 2 gymnastics, 1 tennis
(gymnastics) Margaret Duff   1917-  
(tennis) Margaret Court   1942-  
(gymnastics) Maggie Nichols (a.k.a. Margaret)   1997-  
Notable Writers: 5 authors
Lela Cole Kitson (a.k.a. Margaret)   1891-1970  
Margaret Mitchell   1900-1949  
Alice Thomas Ellis (a.k.a. Margaret)   1932-2005  
Penelope Lively (a.k.a. Margaret)   1933-  
Margaret Atwood   1939-  
Olympic Medalists: 4 bronze, 2 bronze/silver, 2 gold, 1 silver, 1 silver/bronze, 1 silver/gold
(silver/gold) Margaret Woodbridge   1920   swimming - 400 m freestyle; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(silver/bronze) Joyce Cooper (a.k.a. Margaret)   1928; 1932   swimming - 100 m backstroke; swimming - 100 m freestyle; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(bronze) Irene MacDonald (a.k.a. Margaret)   1956   diving - springboard  
(bronze) Margaret Matthews   1956   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Margaret Edwards   1956   swimming - 100 m backstroke  
(gold) Margaret Bailes   1968   4x100 m relay  
(silver) Margaret Kelly-Hohmann   1980   swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(bronze/silver) Michele Timms (a.k.a. Margaret)   1996; 2000   basketball  
(bronze) Margaret Dingeldein   2004   water polo  
(bronze/silver) Margaret Hoelzer   2008   swimming - 100 m backstroke; swimming - 200 m backstroke; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(gold) Maggie Steffens (a.k.a. Margaret)   2012   water polo  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actress
(actress) Margaret Rutherford   1963   The V.I.P.s  
Other Royalty: 2 princesses
Margaret of Connaught   1882-1905; 1907-1920   United Kingdom; Sweden  
Margaret, Countess of Snowdon   1930-2002   United Kingdom  
Pulitzer Award Winners: 3 winners
Margaret Wilson   1924   The Able McLaughlins  
Margaret Ayer Barnes   1931   Years of Grace  
Margaret Mitchell   1937   Gone with the Wind  
Saints: 12 blessed, 11 saints
Saint Margaret of Antioch   ?-304  
Saint Margaret of Scotland   1045-1093  
Blessed Margaret of Louvain   1207-1225  
Saint Margaret of Hungary   1242-1270  
Saint Margaret of Cortona   1247-1297  
Blessed Margaret Colonna   ?-1284  
Blessed Margherita of Castello (a.k.a. Margaret)   1287-1320  
Blessed Margareta Ebner (a.k.a. Margaret)   1291-1351  
Saint Margherita the Barefooted (a.k.a. Margaret)   1350-1395  
Blessed Margherita of Savoy (a.k.a. Margaret)   1390-1464  
Blessed Margareta Kratz (a.k.a. Margaret)   1430-1532  
Blessed Margherita Fontana (a.k.a. Margaret)   1440-1513  
Blessed Margherita of Ravenna (a.k.a. Margaret)   1442-1505  
Blessed Marguerite of Lorraine (a.k.a. Margaret)   1463-1521  
Blessed Margaret Pole   1473-1541  
Saint Margaret Clitherow   1555-1586  
Blessed Margaret Ball   ?-1584  
Saint Margaret Ward   ?-1588  
Saint Marguerite Bourgeoys (a.k.a. Margaret)   1620-1700  
Saint Marguerite Marie Alacoque (a.k.a. Margaret)   1647-1690  
Saint Marguerite d'Youville (a.k.a. Margaret)   1701-1771  
Saint Teresa Margaret of the Sacred Heart   1747-1770  
Blessed Marguerite Bays (a.k.a. Margaret)   1815-1879  
Scottish Kings and Queens: 1 queen
Queen Margaret the Maid of Norway   1286-1290  
Shakespearian Characters: 4 characters
Margaret   Henry VI (1)  
Queen Margaret   Henry VI (2); Henry VI (3); Richard III  
Margaret   Much Ado About Nothing  
Mistress Margaret Page   The Merry Wives of Windsor  
Swedish Kings and Queens: 1 queen
Queen Margareta (a.k.a. Margaret)   1389-1412  
Title Characters: 3 songs, 2 books
(book) Margaret   1970   Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret  
(song) Margaret   1980   Stand Down Margaret  
(song) Margaret   1988   Margaret on the Guillotine  
(book) Margaret Ann Brady   1998   Voyage on the Great Titanic: The Diary of Margaret Ann Brady, R.M.S. Titanic, 1912  
(song) Cynthia Margaret   2007   Cynthia Margaret