Anita Baker (born 1958), American singer
Anita Ekberg (born 1931), Swedish actress
Anita O'Day (born 1919), American singer
Anita Loos (born 1888), American playwright and author
Anita Garibaldi (1821-1849), Brazilian revolutionary
Anita Bryant (born 1940), American singer
Anita Pallenberg (born 1944), Italian actress, model & fashion designer
Anita Tsoi, Russian singer
Anita Desai (born 1937), Indian novelist
Anita Goel, physicist and physician
Anita Kajasa, Yugoslavian actress
Anita Dearly, character in book/movie "101 Dalmatians"
Anita, composition by the first Brazilian female composer, Francisca Edwiges "Chiquinha" Gonzaga
Anita Blake, main character in Laurell K. Hamilton's "Anita Blake: Vampire Hunter" book series
Anita Boyard, character in the movie "Gang in Blue"
Anita "Needy" Lesnicki, character in the movie "Jennifer's Body"