2.2k readers

Famous People Named Laurence

Updated October 13, 2018 2.2k views100 items
Who knew there were so many famous people named Laurence in the world? Our list of celebrities named Laurence includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Laurences below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Laurence, actors named Laurence, and much more. Laurence Olivier, Laurence Fishburne, and Laurence Harvey are only a few of the well-known people named Laurence on this list.
  • Laurence Olivier

    Laurence Olivier

    Television producer, Film Producer

    AgeDec. at 82 (1907-1989)

    BirthplaceEngland, Dorking

    Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier, (; 22 May 1907 – 11 July 1989) was an English actor and...  more

    More Laurence Olivier 

    The Best Laurence Olivier Movies#125 of 1,017 The Best Actors in Film History

  • Laurence Fishburne

    Laurence Fishburne

    Film Producer, Actor


    BirthplaceAugusta, Georgia, United States of America

    Laurence John Fishburne III (born July 30, 1961) is an American actor, playwright, producer,...  more

    More Laurence Fishburne 

    The Best Laurence Fishburne Movies#6 of 22 Unicef Goodwill Ambassadors For The United States

  • Laurence Harvey

    Laurence Harvey

    Actor, Film Director

    AgeDec. at 45 (1928-1973)

    BirthplaceJoniškis, Lithuania

    Laurence Harvey (born Laruschka Mischa Skikne; 1 October 1928 – 25 November 1973) was a...  more

    More Laurence Harvey 

    #93 of 113 The Best English Actors of All Time#66 of 75 Famous Actors Who Were Almost James Bond

  • Laurence Fox


    BirthplaceYorkshire, United Kingdom

    Laurence Paul Fox (born 26 May 1978) is an English actor, singer-songwriter and guitarist,...  more
  • Laurence Cummings

    Laurence Cummings

    Conductor, Harpsichordist


    Laurence Cummings (born 1968, Birmingham), MA (Oxon), ARCM, FRCO, HonRAM is a British...  more
  • Laurence Sterne

    Laurence Sterne

    Novelist, Screenwriter

    AgeDec. at 55 (1713-1768)

    BirthplaceClonmel, Republic of Ireland

    Laurence Sterne (24 November 1713 – 18 March 1768) was an Irish novelist and an Anglican...  more
  • Laurence Leboeuf


    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Laurence Charlotte Leboeuf (born December 13, 1985) is a Canadian actress....  more
  • Laurence Housman

    Laurence Housman

    Writer, Playwright

    AgeDec. at 94 (1865-1959)

    BirthplaceBromsgrove, United Kingdom

    Laurence Housman (; 18 July 1865 – 20 February 1959) was an English playwright, writer and...  more
  • Laurence Foley

    AgeDec. at 60 (1942-2002)

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts

    Laurence Michael Foley, Sr. (October 5, 1942 – October 28, 2002) was an American diplomat who...  more
  • Laurence Luckinbill


    BirthplaceUSA, Fort Smith, Arkansas

    Laurence George Luckinbill (born November 21, 1934) is an American actor, playwright and...  more
  • Laurence Maroney

    Laurence Maroney

    American football player


    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri

    Laurence Maroney (born February 5, 1985) is a former American football running back who played...  more
  • Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen

    Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen

    Interior designer, Designer


    BirthplaceKensington, London, United Kingdom

    Laurence Roderick Llewelyn-Bowen (born 11 March 1965) is a British self-styled "homestyle...  more
  • Laurence Marks

    Television producer, Screenwriter


    BirthplaceIslington, London, United Kingdom

    Laurence Marks (born 8 December 1948) is a British screenwriter and one half of writing duo...  more
  • Laurence Naismith

    Laurence Naismith

    Soldier, Entrepreneur

    AgeDec. at 84 (1908-1992)

    BirthplaceThames Ditton, England

    Laurence Naismith (born Lawrence Johnson; 14 December 1908 – 5 June 1992) was an English...  more
  • Laurence Perkins
    Laurence Perkins (born 1954) is a British classical bassoonist. He studied under Charles...  more
  • Laurence Silberman

    Laurence Silberman

    Judge, Banker


    BirthplaceYork, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Laurence Hirsch Silberman (born October 12, 1935) is a Senior United States Circuit Judge of...  more
  • Age24

    BirthplaceKingswood, United Kingdom

    Laurence Belcher is an English actor, best known for his roles as Young Kazran in Doctor Who...  more
  • Laurence (David) Lerner (12 December 1925 – 19 January 2016), often called Larry, was a South...  more
  • Laurence Sickman

    Art Historian, Sinologist

    AgeDec. at 81 (1907-1988)

    BirthplaceDenver, Colorado

    Laurence Chalfant Stevens Sickman (1907–1988) was an American academic, art historian,...  more
  • Laurence J. Peter

    Laurence J. Peter

    Laurence Johnston Peter (September 16, 1919 – January 12, 1990) was a Canadian educator and...  more
  • Laurence Stallings

    Literary critic, Journalist

    AgeDec. at 74 (1894-1968)

    BirthplaceMacon, Georgia

    Laurence Tucker Stallings (November 25, 1894 - February 28, 1968) was an American playwright,...  more
  • Laurence D. Fink



    BirthplaceVan Nuys, Los Angeles, California

    Laurence Douglas Fink (born November 2, 1952) is an American financial executive. He is the...  more
  • Laurence Trimble

    Screenwriter, Actor

    AgeDec. at 69 (1885-1954)

    BirthplaceRobbinston, Maine, United States of America

    Laurence Norwood Trimble (February 15, 1885 – February 8, 1954) was an American silent film...  more
  • Laurence Juber

    Laurence Juber

    Film Score Composer, Arranger


    BirthplaceEurasia, London Borough of Tower Hamlets, East London, United Kingdom, Stepney

    Laurence Juber (born 12 November 1952) is an English musician who played guitar in the rock...  more
  • Laurence Duggan

    Laurence Duggan (1905–1948), also known as Larry Duggan, was a 20th-century American economist...  more