Ira Silverberg, father of Norah in Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist
Acronym for Irish Republican Army, a dissident republican group.
Ira Buckman, character on TV show "Mad About You"
Dr. Ira Kane, college professor in movie "Evolution"
'Ira' is also Latin for wrath, one of the seven deadly sins
Ira Glass, a radio personality on the show "This American Life".