List of Famous people named Janet

Name Janet is among the most common names in USA, England, Canada, Australia. Similar names: Janette, Janetta, Janeth, Janete, Jannette, Jannet. Here are some famous Janets:

Janet Leigh

Jeanette Helen Morrison
First Name Janet
Last Name Leigh
Born on July 6, 1927
Died on October 3, 2004 (aged 77)
Height 165 cm | 5'5

Janet Leigh was an American actress, singer, dancer, and author, whose career spanned over five decades. Raised in Stockton, California by working-class parents, Leigh was discovered at 18 by actress Norma Shearer, who helped her secure a contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Leigh had her first formal foray into acting, appearing in radio programs before making her film debut in the drama The Romance of Rosy Ridge (1947).

Know him/her \
Don't know him/her

Janet Jackson

Janet Damita Jo Jackson
First Name Janet
Last Name Jackson
Born on May 16, 1966 (age 58)
Height 161 cm | 5'3

Janet Damita Jo Jackson is an American singer, songwriter, actress, dancer and record producer. A prominent figure in popular culture, she is noted for her sonically innovative, socially conscious and sexually provocative records, and elaborate stage shows.

Know him/her \
Don't know him/her

Janet Yellen

First Name Janet
Last Name Yellen
Born on August 13, 1946 (age 77)

Janet Louise Yellen is an American economist serving as the 78th and current United States secretary of the treasury. A member of the Democratic Party, she previously served as the 15th chair of the Federal Reserve from 2014 to 2018. She is the first woman to hold either role. She is also a professor emerita at Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, and formerly a distinguished fellow in residence at the Brookings Institution.

Know him/her \
Don't know him/her

Janet Hubert

First Name Janet
Last Name Hubert
Born on January 13, 1956 (age 68)

Janet Louise Hubert is an American film and television actress. She is best known for playing the role of the original Vivian Banks on the sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air from its first season in 1990 until the end of its third season in 1993. Hubert was nominated for an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series for her role in 1991. Her performance as Mignon on the digital series King Ester garnered her first Daytime Emmy Award nomination in 2020.

Know him/her \
Don't know him/her

Janet Reno

First Name Janet
Last Name Reno
Born on July 21, 1938
Died on November 7, 2016 (aged 78)

Janet Wood Reno was an American lawyer who served as the Attorney General of the United States from 1993 until 2001. President Bill Clinton nominated Reno on February 11, 1993, and the Senate confirmed her the following month. She was the first woman to serve as Attorney General and the second-longest serving Attorney General in U.S. history, after William Wirt.

Know him/her \
Don't know him/her

Janet McTeer

First Name Janet
Last Name McTeer
Height 184 cm | 6'0

Janet McTeer is an English actress. In 1997, she won the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play, the Olivier Award for Best Actress, and the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play for her role as Nora in A Doll's House (1996–1997). She also won a Golden Globe Award and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role as Mary Jo Walker in the 1999 film Tumbleweeds, and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Hubert Page in the 2011 film Albert Nobbs.

Know him/her \
Don't know him/her

Janet Okell

First Name Janet
Last Name Okell
Born on January 1, 1922
Died on January 1, 2005 (aged 83)

Janet Hay Okell was an English wargamer who joined the Western Approaches Tactical Unit (WATU) as a young Naval rating in the Women's Royal Naval Service. Shortly after Admiral Max Horton was appointed Commander-in-Chief of the Western Approaches Command, in November 1942, he visited WATU, and played one of their wargames. As one of the Royal Navy's most experienced submarine commanders he opted to play the role of a U-boat commander. Captain Gilbert Roberts, head of WATU decided that Okell should play the role of the escort group commander. Horton was somewhat dismayed to find that Okell was able to outsmart him five times out of five. Despite his initial horror on discovering he had been beaten by a twenty year old female rating, he soon sanctioned the use of her method, known as Beta Search to be included in the next revision of Fleet Orders.

Know him/her \
Don't know him/her

Janet Ellis

First Name Janet
Last Name Ellis
Born on September 16, 1955 (age 68)
Height 159 cm | 5'3

Janet Michell Ellis, is an English television presenter, actress and writer, who is best known for presenting the children's television programmes Blue Peter and Jigsaw between 1979 and 1987. She has published two novels, The Butcher's Hook (2016) and How It Was (2019). She is the mother of the singer Sophie Ellis-Bextor, the drummer Jackson Ellis-Leach and the art historian Martha Ellis-Leach.

Know him/her \
Don't know him/her

Janet Mock

First Name Janet
Last Name Mock
Born on March 10, 1983 (age 41)

Janet Mock is an American writer, television host, director, producer and transgender rights activist. Her debut book, the memoir Redefining Realness, became a New York Times bestseller. She is a contributing editor for Marie Claire and a former staff editor of People magazine's website.

Know him/her \
Don't know him/her

Janet Jones

First Name Janet
Last Name Jones
Born on January 10, 1961 (age 63)

Janet Marie Gretzky is an American actress. She is married to retired ice hockey Hall of Famer Wayne Gretzky.

Know him/her \
Don't know him/her
    index: 1x 0.060992956161499s
fmsppl-page-output: 1x 0.055998086929321s
t_/pages/list-of-people: 1x 0.055969953536987s
t_/blocks/list-of-people: 1x 0.032688856124878s
t_/blocks/person-card: 10x 0.029086828231812s
headline: 8x 0.010617733001709s
t_/common/header: 1x 0.0090010166168213s
people-list-rectangle: 6x 0.0080201625823975s
router_page: 1x 0.0038530826568604s
list-of-people-content: 1x 0.0030770301818848s
qids: 5x 0.0017549991607666s
t_/common/footer: 1x 0.00041985511779785s
t_/common/head: 1x 0.00033307075500488s
head-facts: 1x 0.00030708312988281s
related: 1x 0.00027585029602051s
t_/blocks/people-list-rectangle: 6x 0.00011897087097168s
t_/blocks/switcher: 1x 5.793571472168E-5s
using-file-qids-cache: 7x 6.9141387939453E-6s
using-qids-cache: 1x 2.1457672119141E-6s
----- END OF DUMP (2024-05-23 18:01:05)  -----