Karen

Karen is a girl name. It is a Danish name and its pronunciation is \k(a)-ren\. Other similar names and variants include: Careen, Caren, Carin, Carina, Caron, Caronn, Carren, Carrin, Carron, Carryn, Caryn, Carynn, Carynne, Catherine, Kalina, Karan, Kari, Karin, Karna, Karon, Karren, Karrin, Karryn, Karyn, Kerran, Kerrin, Kerron, Kerrynn, Keryn, Kerynne, Taran, Taren, Taryn. Karen is a very popular first name for women (#13 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#35496 out of 88799).
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Famous actors named Karen and their movies

Karen Black
Karen Black

Born on July 01, 1939

  • Age: 82
  • Birth sign: Cancer
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 36
Airport 1975

Airport 1975

Directed by: Jack Smight

Starring: Charlton Heston, Karen Black, George Kennedy, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

Country: United States of America

Burnt Offerings

Burnt Offerings

Directed by: Dan Curtis

Starring: Karen Black, Oliver Reed, Burgess Meredith, Eileen Heckart

Country: United States of America

A Gunfight

A Gunfight

Directed by: Lamont Johnson

Starring: Kirk Douglas, Johnny Cash, Jane Alexander, Karen Black

Crime and Passion

Crime and Passion

Directed by: Ivan Passer

Starring: Omar Sharif, Karen Black, Joseph Bottoms, Bernhard Wicki

Karen Allen
Karen Allen

Born on October 05, 1951

  • Age: 70
  • Birth sign: Libra
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 18

Raiders of the Lost Ark

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Paul Freeman, John Rhys-Davies

Country: United States of America

Scrooged

Scrooged

Directed by: Richard Donner

Starring: Bill Murray, Karen Allen, John Forsythe, John Glover

Country: United States of America

The Wanderers

The Wanderers

Directed by: Philip Kaufman

Starring: Ken Wahl, Karen Allen, John Friedrich, Toni Kalem

Country: United States of America

Split Image

Split Image

Directed by: Ted Kotcheff

Starring: Michael O'Keefe, Karen Allen, Peter Fonda, James Woods

Karen Valentine
Karen Valentine

Born on May 25, 1947

  • Age: 74
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 3

Hot Lead and Cold Feet

Directed by: Robert Butler

Starring: Jim Dale, Darren McGavin, Karen Valentine, Don Knotts

Forever Young, Forever Free

Directed by: Ashley Lazarus

Starring: José Ferrer, Karen Valentine, Bess Finney, Muntu Ndebele

The North Avenue Irregulars

The North Avenue Irregulars

Directed by: Bruce Bilson

Starring: Edward Herrmann, Barbara Harris, Susan Clark, Karen Valentine

Karen McDougal
Karen McDougal

Born on March 23, 1971

  • Age: 51
  • Birth sign: Aries
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 1
The Arena

The Arena

Directed by: Timur Bekmambetov

Starring: Karen McDougal, Lisa Dergan, Olga Sutulova, Yuliya Chicherina

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Famous directors named Karen and their movies

Karen Moncrieff
Karen Moncrieff
  • No. of movies: 7

The Trials of Cate McCall

Directed by: Karen Moncrieff

Starring: Kate Beckinsale, Nick Nolte, James Cromwell, Mark Pellegrino

The Dead Girl

The Dead Girl

Directed by: Karen Moncrieff

Starring: Toni Collette, Brittany Murphy, Marcia Gay Harden, Piper Laurie

The Opening

The Opening

Directed by: Karen Moncrieff

Trials of Cate McCall

Trials of Cate McCall

Directed by: Karen Moncrieff

Karen Lam
Karen Lam
  • No. of movies: 3
Evangeline

Evangeline

Directed by: Karen Lam

Evangeline

Evangeline

Directed by: Karen Lam

Stained

Stained

Directed by: Karen Lam

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Famous writers named Karen and their books

Karen Marie Moning
Karen Marie Moning
  • No. of books: 17
Feverborn

Feverborn

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In Karen Marie Moning’s latest installment of the epic Fever series, Mac, Barrons, Ryodan, and Jada are back—and the stakes have never been higher or the chemistry hotter.

Bloodfever

Bloodfever

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERI used to be your average, everyday girl but all that changed one night in Dublin when I saw my first Fae, and got dragged into a world

Faefever

Faefever

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New York Times bestsellerHe calls me his Queen of the Night. I’d die for him. I’d kill for him, too. When MacKayla Lane receives a page torn from her dead sister’s journal,

Into The Dreaming

Into The Dreaming

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Between the Highlander and Fever worlds lies a place beyond imagining.This new edition of the novella contains more than 100 pages of bonus material, including:• a deleted scene from Kiss

Karen Robards
Karen Robards
  • No. of books: 13
Superstition

Superstition

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The beautiful vistas of Pawleys Island hide a dark side—the murder of a local girl fifteen years ago and the strange disappearance of her two friends.

Pursuit

Pursuit

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From the New York Times bestselling author of Guilty When the First Lady dies in a fiery car crash, rookie attorney Jessica Ford is the only survivor of the

Whispers At Midnight

Whispers At Midnight

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From New York Times bestselling author Karen Robards, whom Newsweek magazine calls "one of the most popular voices in women's fiction," comes a thrilling new novel of romantic suspense set in

Guilty

Guilty

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One cold November night when Kat Kominski was fifteen years old, she and some friends held up a convenience store. In the heat of the moment, one of the others shot

Karen Kingsbury
Karen Kingsbury

Born on June 08, 1963

  • Age: 58
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 9
Fifteen Minutes

Fifteen Minutes

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From the #1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury, known for her “signature mix of melodrama, formula, and genuine emotional punch” (Publishers Weekly), a dramatic story about character, compromise, and

The Chance

The Chance

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#1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury proves it’s never too late for love in this heartwarming story about childhood friends, broken lives, and an age-old promise.Years

The Bridge

The Bridge

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Soon to be a Hallmark Channel movie event, #1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury’s The Bridge, and prequel The Beginning, delivers the heartwarming story of two couples who found

Chasing Sunsets

Chasing Sunsets

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From #1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury comes the second novel in the Angels Walking series about divine intervention and second chances—the dramatic story of a woman desperate to

Karen Hughes
Karen Hughes

Born on December 27, 1956

  • Age: 65
  • Birth sign: Capricorn
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 1
Ten Minutes From Normal

Ten Minutes From Normal

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The woman who served as counselor to President George W. Bush describes her work in the White House and her headline-making decision to place her family first and leave her position in the nation's capital to return home to Austin, …

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Karen a popular name?

Over the years Karen was most popular in 1965. According to the latest US census information Karen ranks #11th while according to famousnames.vip Karen ranks #4th.

How popular is the name Karen?

According to the US census in 2018, 331 girls were born named Karen, making Karen the #831st name more popular among girl names. In 1965 Karen had the highest rank with 32954 girls born that year with this name.

How common is the name Karen?

Karen is #831st in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Karen more popular ?

The name Karen was more popular in 1965 with 32954 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Karen

The last time a baby was named Karen was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Karen?

In 2020 there were 331 baby girls named Karen.

Who is a famous person named Karen?

There a several famous people named Karen, for example actress Karen Black, director Karen Moncrieff, actress Karen Allen.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Karen?

A famous actor/actress named Karen is Karen Black, starring in 4 movies, including Airport 1975 and Burnt Offerings.

Who is a famous director named Karen?

A famous director named Karen is Karen Moncrieff, who directed 4 movies, including The Trials of Cate McCall and The Dead Girl.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Karen?

There are 4 actors named Karen including Karen Black and Karen Allen who appeared in movies such as Airport 1975 and Raiders of the Lost Ark.

How many famous directors are named Karen?

There are 2 directors named Karen including Karen Moncrieff and Karen Lam who directed movies such as The Trials of Cate McCall and Evangeline.

How many famous writers are named Karen?

There are 4 writers named Karen including Karen Marie Moning and Karen Robards who wrote books such as Feverborn and Superstition.