Namesakes

Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 bronze/silver, 1 silver
(bronze) Paola Pigni-Cacchi   1972   1500 m  
(silver) Paola Tirados   2008   synchronized swimming - team  
(bronze/silver) Paola Espinosa   2008; 2012   diving  
Other Royalty: 1 queen consort
Paola of Belgium   1993-   Belgium  
Saints: 2 blessed, 2 saints
Saint Paola of Tuscany   ?-1368  
Blessed Paola Montaldi   1443-1514  
Blessed Paola Gambara-Costa   1473-1515  
Saint Paola Elisabetta Cerioli   1816-1865