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Laura

Laura may refer to:

People

  • Laura (given name)
  • Laura, the British code name for the World War I Belgian spy Marthe Cnockaert

    Places

    Australia

  • Laura, Queensland, a town
  • Laura, South Australia
  • Laura Bay, a bay on Eyre Peninsula
  • Laura Bay, South Australia, a locality
  • Laura Bay Conservation Park, a protected area
  • Laura River (Queensland)
  • Laura River (Western Australia)

    Canada

  • Laura, Saskatchewan

    Italy

  • Laura (Capaccio), a village of the municipality of Capaccio, Campania
  • Laura, Crespina Lorenzana, a village in Tuscany

    Marshall Islands

  • Laura, Marshall Islands, an island town in the Majuro Atoll of the Marshall Islands

    Poland

  • Laura, Silesian Voivodeship, a village in the administrative district of Gmina Toszek, within Gliwice County, Silesian Voivodeship, in southern Poland

    United States

  • Laura, Illinois
  • Laura, Indiana
  • Laura, Kentucky, a city
  • Laura, Missouri
  • Laura, Ohio, a small village

    Arts, media, and entertainment

    Arts

  • Laura (Giorgione), a 1506 painting by the Italian Renaissance master Giorgione

    Characters

  • Laura, a character on the U.K. television show Hollyoaks
  • Laura, a character in the video game Street Fighter
  • Laura, a character in the American television series The Walking Dead

    Films

  • Laura (1944 film), an American film noir directed by Otto Preminger and starring Gene Tierney
  • Laura (1955 film), a 1955 American television film for The 20th Century-Fox Hour
  • Laura (1968 film), a 1968 American television film
  • Laura, les ombres de l'été, a French romantic drama film written and directed by photographer David Hamilton
  • , a 1987 Spanish film

    Literature

  • Laura (novel), detective novel by Vera Caspary
  • Laura, muse of Petrarch's poetry
  • Laura: A Novel You Will Never Forget, a novel by Irish Minister for Justice Alan Shatter
  • Laura, Voyage dans le cristal, an 1864 novel by George Sand

    Music

    Bands

  • Laura (band), an Australian post-rock band
  • Oh Laura, a Swedish indie band formerly known as Laura

    Albums

  • Laura (Laura Pausini album), 1994
  • Laura (Menudo album), 1978
  • Laura, a 2004 album by Troy Gregory

    Songs

  • "Laura" (1945 song), a song by David Raksin and Johnny Mercer adapted from the 1944 film's theme
  • "Laura" (Bat for Lashes song)
  • "Laura" (Billy Joel song), a song by Billy Joel from the 1982 album The Nylon Curtain
  • "Laura" (Scissor Sisters song), 2003
  • "Laura" (What's He Got That I Ain't Got), a 1976 song by Kenny Rogers
  • "Laura non c'è", a song by the Italian singer Nek in 1997
  • "Laura", a 1987 song by Fields of the Nephilim
  • "Laura", a song by the Celtic-Punk band Flogging Molly
  • "Laura", a song by indie rock group Girls
  • "Laura", a 1986 song composed by Jean-Jacques Goldman
  • "Laura", a song by Nick Heyward from Haircut 100 in 1985
  • "Laura", a song performed by Billy Joel on his album The Nylon Curtain
  • "Laura", a song by the British shoegazing band Lush
  • "Laura", a song by the tejano band Mazz
  • "Laura", a song by Jimmy Nail in 1992
  • "Laura," a parody of the 1945 song performed by Spike Jones and His Other Orchestra

    Television

  • "Laura" (Fear the Walking Dead), an episode of the American television series Fear the Walking Dead
  • Laura (TV series), a TV program hosted by Laura Bozzo (also known as Laura en América, Laura sin censura, Laura en acción, and Laura de todos)
  • "Laura", an episode of the television show Magnum, P.I., guest starring Frank Sinatra
  • Laura Carrot, a character in the direct-to-video series VeggieTales

    Transportation

  • Aichi E11A, Imperial Japanese Navy flying boat code-named "Laura" by the allies
  • Laura (1835 steamboat), 1835 steamboat built in Louisville, Kentucky, United States
  • Škoda Laura, a small family car
  • , a number of steamships with this name

    Other

  • 467 Laura, an asteroid
  • Laura Airport, Laura, Queensland, Australia
  • Laura (clothing retailer), a chain of Canadian women's fashions
  • Laura potato, a cultivar of potato
  • Laura or lavra (Greek: Λαύρα, Cyrillic: Лавра), a cluster of cells or caves used by hermits, loosely connected into a community