English noblewoman Lady Jane Grey is one of the most romanticized monarchs of Tudor England. Her short, nine-day reign was an unsuccessful attempt to maintain Protestant rule. This challenge cost her the throne and her head.
Film, TV and theater actress Jane Krakowski is known for having starred in series like 'Ally McBeal,' '30 Rock' and 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,' with additional roles in stage productions like 'Guys and Dolls' and 'She Loves Me.'
Television journalist Jane Pauley is the host of 'CBS Sunday Morning.' She was a correspondent and co-anchor for NBC’s 'Today,' and also started the weekly magazine series 'Real Life with Jane Pauley,' which was later renamed 'Dateline.'
American actress Jane Curtin rose to fame in 1975 as one of the original cast members of Saturday Night Live. She went on to star in the popular sitcoms Kate & Allie (1984) and 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996).