How many celebrities named May or Mae can you think of? The famous Mays below have many different professions, including notable actors named Mae, famous musicians named May, and even writers named May.
May Andersen is certainly one of the most famous Mays on this list. One of the famous models named May, she is best known for her work with Victoria's Secret and Sports Illustrated. She also appeared on the cover of Playboy in 2012.
Another of the famous people with the first name Mae is Mae West. She was an actress and playwright. She Done Him Wrong, I'm No Angel, and Sextette are among her popular films.
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Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Alternative Name: Mae WhitmanMae Margaret Whitman (born June 9, 1988 in Los Angeles) is an American actress and singer. After making her film debut in When a Man Loves a Woman (1994), she had other supporting roles in films such... more
Birthplace: Bushwick, New York City, New York, USAMary Jane "Mae" West (August 17, 1893 – November 22, 1980) was an American actress, singer, playwright, screenwriter, comedian, and sex symbol whose entertainment career spanned seven decades. She... more
Birthplace: Wondelgem, BelgiumMay Sarton is the pen name of Eleanore Marie Sarton (May 3, 1912 – July 16, 1995), a prolific American poet, novelist and memoirist. She is considered an important contemporary figure in American... more
Birthplace: Liverpool, United KingdomDame Mary Louise Webster, (19 June 1865 – 29 May 1948), known professionally as May Whitty and later, for her charity work, Dame May Whitty, was an English stage and film actress. She was one of the... more
Birthplace: Melbourne, AustraliaMary Jeanette Robison (19 April 1858 – 20 October 1942) known professionally as May Robson, was an Australian-born American-based actress, whose career spanned 58 years, starting in 1883 when she was... more
Birthplace: Copenhagen, DenmarkLykke May Andersen (born 16 June 1982), known as May Andersen, is a Danish model. She is best known for her work with Victoria's Secret and the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She was once... more
Birthplace: Rising Fawn, Georgia, United States of AmericaMay Allison (June 14, 1890 – March 27, 1989) was an American actress whose greatest success was achieved in the early part of the 20th century in the medium of silent film, although she also appeared... more
Birthplace: Lidingö, SwedenMay Britt (born Maybritt Wilkens, 22 March 1934) is a Swedish actress who had a brief career in the 1950s in Italy and later in the United States. She paused from the screen while she was married to... more
Birthplace: Logan, UtahAnna Thilda May "May" Swenson (May 28, 1913 – December 4, 1989) was an American poet and playwright. Harold Bloom considered her one of the most important and original poets of the 20th century.The... more
Birthplace: Nazareth, IsraelMay Ziade (also Mayy Ziyādah, Arabic: مي زيادة; 11 February 1886 – 17 October 1941) was a Lebanese-Palestinian poet, essayist and translator.Known as a prolific writer — she wrote for Arabic... more
Birthplace: Scarborough, North Yorkshire, United KingdomMay Hallatt was an actress.... more
May Kassab1981-12-08May Kassab (Arabic: مي كساب) (born December 8, 1981) is a popular female singer from Egypt. She is signed to Rotana, the biggest Record company in the Middle East.... more
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAMae Clarke (born Violet Mary Klotz; August 16, 1910 – April 29, 1992) was an American actress. She is widely remembered for playing Henry Frankenstein's bride Elizabeth, who is chased by Boris... more
Birthplace: USA, Madrid, New MexicoMae Marsh (born Mary Wayne Marsh; November 9, 1894 – February 13, 1968) was an American film actress with a career spanning over 50 years.... more
Birthplace: Yokohama, JapanMay Jamileh Hashimoto (橋本 芽生, Hashimoto Mei), better known by her stage name May J., is a Japanese pop and R&B singer who made her major label debut under Sony Music Japan on July 12, 2006, with her... more
Birthplace: Decatur, Alabama, United States of AmericaMae Carol Jemison (born October 17, 1956) is an American engineer, physician and former NASA astronaut. She became the first black woman to travel in space when she served as a mission specialist... more
Birthplace: Washington, D.C.May Miller (January 26, 1899 – February 8, 1995) was an African-American poet, playwright and educator. Miller became known as the most widely published female playwright of the Harlem Renaissance,... more
Birthplace: Taichung CountyKao Chin Su-mei (born September 21, 1965), also known as Chin Su-mei, May Chin and Ciwas Ali, is a Taiwanese politician and retired actress and singer. She is of Manchu and Atayal descent, Ciwas Ali... more
Birthplace: Whitby, CanadaMay Irwin (June 27, 1862 – October 22, 1938) was a Canadian actress, singer and star of vaudeville.... more
Birthplace: Southern Lebanon, LebanonMay Hariri (Arabic: مي حريري; born December 24, 1972) is a Lebanese pop artist as well as an actress and the ex-wife of singer Melhem Barakat.... more
Mae Young1923-03-12Johnnie Mae Young (March 12, 1923 – January 14, 2014) was an American professional wrestler. She wrestled throughout the United States and Canada and won multiple titles in the National Wrestling... more
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, USAMae Questel (September 13, 1908 – January 4, 1998) was an American actress and voice actress best known for providing the voices for the animated characters Betty Boop and Olive Oyl. She began in... more
Birthplace: Trenton, New JerseyMay Roberta Berenbaum (born 1953) is an American entomologist whose research focuses on the chemical interactions between herbivorous insects and their host plants, and the implications of these... more
Birthplace: London Borough of Bexley, United KingdomMary "May" Morris (25 March 1862 – 17 October 1938) was an English artisan, embroidery designer, jeweller, socialist, and editor. She was the younger daughter of the Pre-Raphaelite artist and... more
Birthplace: Indianapolis, IndianaMay Frances Aufderheide Kaufman (May 21, 1888 – September 1, 1972) was an American composer of ragtime music. She was probably the best known among female ragtime composers. She received training in... more