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Famous People Named Maxine

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Ever thought about how many famous people named Maxine are out there? This list of celebrities named Maxine will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Maxines below include actors named Maxine and athletes named Maxine, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Maxine who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Maxines below include Maxine Waters, Maxine, and Maxine Bahns.
  • Maxine Waters

    Politician, Teacher


    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

    Maxine Moore Waters (née Carr, August 15, 1938) is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for California's 43rd congressional district since 2013. A member of the Democratic Party,...  more


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  • Karlee Perez is an American actress, model, professional wrestler and valet, best known for her appearances with the professional wrestling promotion WWE under the ring name Maxine between 2009 and...  more
  • Maxine Bahns

    Model, Actor


    BirthplaceStowe, Vermont, United States of America

    Maxine Lee Bahns (born February 28, 1971) is an American actress, triathlete, and model. She is best known for roles in the films The Brothers McMullen and She's the One, appearing in both as the...  more
  • Maxine Sullivan

    Actor, Singer

    AgeDec. at 75 (1911-1987)

    BirthplaceHomestead, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Maxine Sullivan (May 13, 1911 – April 7, 1987), born Marietta Williams in Homestead, Pennsylvania, was an American jazz vocalist and performer. As a vocalist, Maxine Sullivan was active for half a...  more
  • Maxine Kumin

    Poet, Author

    AgeDec. at 88 (1925-2014)

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Maxine Kumin (June 6, 1925 – February 6, 2014) was an American poet and author. She was appointed Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 1981–1982....  more
  • Age68

    BirthplaceEngland, London

    Maxine Nightingale (born 2 November 1952) is a British R&B and soul music singer. She is best known for her hits in the 1970s, with the million seller "Right Back Where We Started From" (1975, UK &...  more

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  • Age47

    BirthplaceBolton, United Kingdom

    Maxine Peake (born 14 July 1974) is an English actress. She is best known for her roles as Twinkle in dinnerladies and Veronica Ball in Shameless, barrister Martha Costello in the BBC legal drama...  more
  • Maxine Brown

    Record producer, Songwriter


    BirthplaceKingstree, South Carolina, United States of America

    Maxine Ella Brown (born August 18, 1939) is an American soul and R&B singer....  more
  • Maxine Hong Kingston

    Professor, Author


    BirthplaceStockton, California

    Maxine Hong Kingston (Chinese: 湯婷婷; born Maxine Ting Ting Hong; October 27, 1940) is a Chinese American author and Professor Emerita at the University of California, Berkeley, where she graduated...  more
  • Maxine Gale

    Art dealer, Violinist
    Maxine Gale is the mother of American screenwriter Bob Gale....
  • Maxine McKew

    Politician, Journalist


    BirthplaceBrisbane, Australia

    Maxine Margaret McKew (born 22 July 1953) is a former Australian politician and journalist; she was the Parliamentary Secretary for Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local...  more
  • Maxine Scates

    Maxine Scates (Born 1949) is an American poet....  more
  • Maxine Lapiduss

    Businessperson, Comedian
    Maxine Lapiduss is an American comedian-singer, television comedy writer, director, producer, entrepreneur, and branding strategist. She is the co-founder and CEO of Storyverse Studios, an...  more
  • Maxine Entwistle

  • Maxine Chernoff

    Poet, Novelist


    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    Maxine Chernoff (born 1952) is an American novelist, writer, poet, academic and literary magazine editor. She was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, and attended the University of Illinois at...  more
  • AgeDec. at 69 (1923-1992)

    BirthplaceEngland, London

    Maxine Audley (29 April 1923 – 23 July 1992) was an English theatre and film actress. She made her professional stage debut in July 1940 at the Open Air Theatre. Audley performed with the Old Vic...  more
  • Maxine Morand

    Nurse, Politician


    BirthplaceSydney, Australia

    Maxine Veronica Morand (born 30 January 1959) is an Australian academic, advocate for cancer patients, and former politician. Morand has a current academic appointment at Monash University where she...  more
  • AgeDec. at 94 (1918-2013)

    BirthplaceDeal, New Jersey, USA

    Maxine Stuart (June 28, 1918 – June 6, 2013) was an American actress. Stuart was born in Deal, New Jersey as Maxine Shlivek, and raised in Manhattan and Lawrence, Nassau County, New York.Stuart was a...  more
  • Maxine Miller

    Actor, Voice acting


    Maxine Miller is a Canadian actress who appeared in the first three seasons of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. In the 1980s, she voiced True Heart Bear in The Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation...  more
  • Maxine Horner



    BirthplaceTulsa, Oklahoma, United States of America

    Maxine Horner was one of the first African American women to serve in the Oklahoma State Senate, serving from 1987 to 2005, along with Vicki Miles-LaGrange. Horner held the position of Democratic...  more
  • Maxine L. Margolis



    Maxine L. Margolis is an American anthropologist and an inductee of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. She is a Professor of Anthropology at the University of Florida in Gainesville, and has...  more
  • AgeDec. at 84 (1924-2009)

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, USA

    Maxine Cooper Gomberg (May 12, 1924 – April 4, 2009) was an American actress, activist and photographer. She was perhaps best known for her role as private detective Mike Hammer's secretary Velda in...  more
  • Maxine Elliott Hicks


    AgeDec. at 95 (1904-2000)

    BirthplaceDenver, Colorado, United States of America

    'Maxine Elliott Dodge was an American actress. Hicks was born in Denver, Colorado, and began appearing in plays in New York City at age 5. As Maxine Hicks, she was a starlet of the silent film era,...  more
  • Maxine Cantway


    AgeDec. at 90 (1914-2004)

    BirthplaceCairo, West Virginia, United States of America

    Maxine Cantway was an actress....
  • AgeDec. at 81 (1909-1991)

    BirthplacePortland, Oregon, United States of America

    Maxine Jennings was an actress....  more
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