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Famous People Named Lawrence

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If your name is Lawrence, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Lawrence, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Lawrence can you think of? The famous Lawrences below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Lawrence, athletes named Lawrence, and even political figures named Lawrence. The music industry is no stranger to the name Lawrence, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Lawrence are worth mentioning? This list includes Lawrence Taylor, Lawrence Kasdan, Lawrence Phillips and Lawrence Welk. To read more about these notable people named Lawrence, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
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  • Lawrence Taylor

    BirthplaceWilliamsburg, Virginia, United States of America

    Lawrence Julius Taylor (born February 4, 1959), nicknamed "L.T.", is an American former... more on Wikipedia

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    #1261 of 1,816 The Best Athletes Of All Time#1 of 1,323 The Best Football Players Ever

  • Lawrence Kasdan

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

    Lawrence Edward Kasdan (born January 14, 1949) is an American screenwriter, director and... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Phillips

    BirthplaceLittle Rock, Arkansas

    Lawrence Lamond Phillips (May 12, 1975 – January 13, 2016) was a professional American... more on Wikipedia

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    #5 of 69 The Best Nebraska Cornhuskers Football Players of All Time#4 of 25 The Best College Running Backs of the 1990s

  • Lawrence Welk

    Lawrence Welk

    Dec. at 89 (1903-1992)

    BirthplaceStrasburg, North Dakota, United States of America

    Lawrence Welk (March 11, 1903 – May 17, 1992) was an American musician, accordionist,... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Ferlinghetti

    BirthplaceYonkers, New York, United States of America

    Lawrence Monsanto Ferlinghetti (born March 24, 1919) is an American poet, painter, socialist... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Doherty

    Lawrence Doherty

    Dec. at 44 (1875-1919)

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Hugh Laurence "Laurie" Doherty (8 October 1875 – 21 August 1919) was a British tennis player... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Block

    BirthplaceBuffalo, New York, USA

    Lawrence Block (born June 24, 1938) is an American crime writer best known for two... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence O'Donnell

    BirthplaceQuairading, Western Australia, Australia

    Lieutenant General Lawrence George O'Donnell AC (born 17 January 1933) was a senior officer in... more on Wikipedia

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    #53 of 160 The Most Ridiculous Political Pundits#49 of 131 The Most Annoying TV Hosts

  • Lawrence Tynes

    BirthplaceGreenock, United Kingdom

    Lawrence James Henry Tynes (born May 3, 1978) is a Scottish-born former American football... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Gowan

    BirthplaceGlasgow, United Kingdom

    Lawrence Henry Gowan (born 22 November 1956) is a Scottish Canadian musician, born in Glasgow.... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes

    BirthplaceHurricane belt, San Juan, Puerto Rico, United States, with Territories

    Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes (born April 10, 1968) is a gay Puerto Rican author, scholar, and... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Guterman

    BirthplaceCanada, North America, Americas, DVD Region 1

    Lawrence Guterman (born July 18, 1966) is a Canadian film director known for his work in... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Timmons

    Lawrence Timmons

    Age: 34

    BirthplaceFlorence, South Carolina

    Lawrence Olajuwon Timmons (born May 14, 1986) is an American football linebacker who is... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Brown

    Lawrence Brown

    Dec. at 81 (1907-1988)

    BirthplaceLawrence, Kansas

    Lawrence Brown or Laurence Brown may refer to: Lawrence Benjamin Brown (1893–1972), American... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Gilliard Jr.

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Lawrence Gilliard Jr. (born September 22, 1971) is an American character actor who has... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Lessig

    BirthplaceRapid City, South Dakota, United States of America

    Lester Lawrence Lessig III (born June 3, 1961) is an American academic, attorney, and... more on Wikipedia

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    #790 of 1,172 The Best Writers of All Time#184 of 197 Famous Vegetarians and Vegans

  • Lawrence Bittaker and Roy Norris

    BirthplacePittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    Lawrence Sigmund Bittaker (born September 27, 1940) and Roy Lewis Norris (born February 5,... more on Wikipedia

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    #11 of 130 Famous American Serial Killers#10 of 12 12 Vicious Killers Who Showed Absolutely No Remorse At Trial

  • Lawrence M. Krauss

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Lawrence Maxwell Krauss (born May 27, 1954) is an American-Canadian theoretical physicist and... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence O'Donnell

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, USA

    Lawrence Francis O'Donnell Jr. (born November 7, 1951) is an American television pundit,... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Thomas

    BirthplaceSydney, Australia

    Lawrence Andrew Kingsley Thomas is an Australian football (soccer) goalkeeper who plays for... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Dobkin

    Lawrence Dobkin

    Dec. at 83 (1919-2002)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Lawrence "Larry" Dobkin (September 16, 1919 – October 28, 2002) was an American television... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence R. Brewer
  • Lawrence Eagleburger

    Lawrence Eagleburger

    Dec. at 81 (1930-2011)

    BirthplaceMilwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America

    Lawrence Sidney Eagleburger (August 1, 1930 – June 4, 2011) was an American statesman and... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Kudlow

    BirthplaceNew Jersey, United States of America

    Lawrence Alan Kudlow (born August 20, 1947) is an American financial analyst and former... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence A. Hyland

    Dec. at 92 (1897-1989)

    BirthplaceCanada, Nova Scotia, Americas

    Lawrence A. "Pat" Hyland (August 26, 1897 – November 24, 1989) was an American electrical... more on Wikipedia