Celebrities Famous People Named Maurice  

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

Which famous people named Maurice are worth mentioning? This list includes Maurice Jones-Drew, Maurice Cheeks, Maurice Richard and Maurice Gibb. To read more about these notable people named Maurice, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.

Maurice Jones-Drew is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
age 33 Maurice Christopher Jones-Drew is a retired American football running back who played in the National Football League. He played college football at UCLA and received consensus All-American ...more

Maurice Cheeks is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
age 62 Maurice Edward "Mo" Cheeks is an American retired professional basketball player. He was previously an assistant coach for the Oklahoma City Thunder. He was the head coach of the ...more

Maurice Richard is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 79 (1921-2000) Joseph Henri Maurice "Rocket" Richard, PC CC OQ was a Canadian professional ice hockey player who played 18 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Montreal Canadiens. He was the ...more

Maurice Gibb is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 54 (1949-2003) Maurice Ernest Gibb, CBE was a British musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer who achieved international fame in the Bee Gees. Although his brothers Barry and Robin Gibb were the ...more

Maurice Ravel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 62 (1875-1937) Joseph-Maurice Ravel was a French composer, pianist and conductor. He is often associated with impressionism along with his elder contemporary Claude Debussy, although both composers rejected ...more

Maurice Clarett is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
age 35 Maurice Edward Clarett is a former American football running back who played for the Omaha Nighthawks of the United Football League. During his freshman year at Ohio State University in 2002, he ...more

Maurice Jarre is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 85 (1924-2009) Maurice-Alexis Jarre was a French composer and conductor, "one of the giants of 20th century film music" who was "among the most sought-after composers in the movie industry" ...more

Maurice Sendak is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 84 (1928-2012) Maurice Sendak was a writer, illustrator, TV and film producer.

Maurice Lucas is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 58 (1952-2010) Maurice Lucas was an American professional basketball player. The first two years of his postcollegiate career were spent in the American Basketball Association with the Spirits of St. Louis and ...more

Maurice White is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
age 77 Maurice White is an American singer-songwriter, musician, record producer, arranger and bandleader. He is the founder of the band Earth, Wind & Fire. He is also the older brother of current ...more

Maurice LaMarche is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
age 60 Maurice LaMarche is a Canadian voice actor and former stand-up comedian. He is best known for voicing The Brain in Animaniacs and its spin-off as well as Inspector Gadget in the franchise of the ...more

Maurice Maeterlinck is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 87 (1862-1949) Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard Maeterlinck was a Belgian playwright, poet, and essayist who was a Fleming, but wrote in French. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1911 "in ...more

Maurice Stokes is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 37 (1933-1970) Maurice Stokes was an American professional basketball player in the 1950s for the Cincinnati/Rochester Royals of the National Basketball Association until his career — and later his life — was ...more

Maurice Chevalier is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 84 (1888-1972) Maurice Auguste Chevalier was a French actor, Cabaret singer and entertainer. He is perhaps best known for his signature songs, including "Louise", "Mimi", ...more

Maurice Evans is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 88 (1901-1989) Maurice Herbert Evans was an English actor noted for his interpretations of Shakespearean characters. In terms of his screen roles, he is probably best known as Dr. Zaius in Planet of the Apes ...more

Maurice Bishop is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 39 (1944-1983) Maurice Rupert Bishop was a Grenadian politician and revolutionary who seized power in a coup in 1979 from Eric Gairy and served as Prime Minister of the People's Revolutionary Government of ...more

Maurice Harkless is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
age 25 Maurice José "Moe" Harkless is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Orlando Magic of the National Basketball Association. He played college ...more

Maurice Merleau-Ponty is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 53 (1908-1961) Maurice Merleau-Ponty was a French phenomenological philosopher, strongly influenced by Edmund Husserl and Martin Heidegger. The constitution of meaning in human experience was his main interest ...more

Maurice Vachon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 84 (1929-2013) Joseph Maurice Régis Vachon was a Canadian professional wrestler, best known by his ring name "Mad Dog" Vachon. He was the brother of wrestlers Paul and Vivian Vachon, and the ...more

Maurice Benard is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
age 55 Maurice Benard is an American actor. He is known primarily for his portrayal of romantic mobster Michael "Sonny" Corinthos, Jr. on the ABC soap opera, General Hospital, a role he has ...more

Maurice Costello is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 73 (1877-1950) Maurice George Costello was an American prominent vaudeville actor of the late 1890s and early 1900s, who later played a principal role in early American films, as both a leading man, supporting ...more

Maurice Ronet is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 56 (1927-1983) Maurice Ronet was a French film actor, director and writer.

Maurice Norman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
age 84 Maurice Norman is an English former footballer who played nearly 400 times in the Football League as a centre half for Norwich City and Tottenham Hotspur. At international level, Norman won 23 ...more

Maurice Roeves is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
age 81 John Maurice Roëves is an English-born Scottish actor, born in Sunderland, County Durham on 19 March 1937, who moved to Scotland in 1945. His television roles include Danger UXB, The ...more

Maurice Tourneur is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Maurice
Dec. at 85 (1876-1961) Maurice Tourneur was a French film director and screenwriter.