Namesakes

Belgian Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Guy Verhofstadt (a.k.a. Maurice)   1999-2008  
British Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Harold Macmillan (a.k.a. Maurice)   1957-1963  
French Presidents and Prime Ministers: 5 prime ministers, 2 presidents
(prime minister) Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord   1815  
(prime minister) Étienne Maurice Gérard   1834  
(president) Patrice de Mac-Mahon (a.k.a. Maurice)   1873-1879  
(prime minister) Maurice Rouvier   1887; 1905-1906  
(prime minister) Maurice Bourgès-Maunoury   1957  
(prime minister) Maurice Couve de Murville   1968-1969  
(president) François Mitterrand (a.k.a. Maurice)   1981-1995  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 basketball, 1 ice hockey
(ice hockey) Maurice "Rocket" Richard   1961  
(basketball) Maurice Stokes   2004  
Nobel Prize Winners: 2 medicine, 1 economics, 1 literature
(literature) Maurice Maeterlinck   1911  
(medicine) Maurice Wilkins   1962  
(medicine) Gerald Edelman (a.k.a. Maurice)   1972  
(economics) Maurice Allais   1988  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actors
Maurice Chevalier   1888-1972  
James Stacy (a.k.a. Maurice)   1936-2016  
Notable Artists: 1 cartoonist, 1 printmaker/drawer
M. C. Escher (a.k.a. Maurice)   1898-1972  
Morris (a.k.a. Maurice)   1923-2001  
Notable Athletes: 1 basketball, 1 ice hockey
(ice hockey) Maurice "Rocket" Richard   1921-2000  
(basketball) Maurice Stokes   1933-1970  
Notable Businesspeople: 1 businessperson
Maurice McDonald   1902-1971  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 director
Val Guest (a.k.a. Maurice)   1911-2006  
Notable Musicians: 2 composers, 1 singer
Maurice Ravel   1875-1937     
Maurice Chevalier   1888-1972     
Maurice Jarre   1924-2009     
Notable Writers: 1 author
Maurice Sendak   1928-2012  
Olympic Medalists: 6 silver, 5 bronze, 1 gold, 1 gold/bronze/silver, 1 gold/silver
(silver) Maurice Hochepied   1900   swimming - 200 m team  
(bronze) Gaston Strobino (a.k.a. Maurice)   1912   marathon  
(silver) Maurice Blitz   1920; 1924   water polo  
(bronze) Maurice Delvart   1920   4x400 m relay  
(gold) Maurice Peeters   1920   cycling - track  
(bronze) Maurice Norland   1924   cross country team  
(silver) Maurice Christie   1924   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(silver) Maurice Desaymonnet   1948   basketball  
(silver) Maurice Girardot   1948   basketball  
(silver) Maurice Herriott   1964   3000 m steeplechase  
(gold/silver) Mac Wilkins (a.k.a. Maurice)   1976; 1984   discus throw  
(gold/bronze/silver) Maurice Greene   2000; 2004   100 m; 4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Reese Hoffa (a.k.a. Maurice)   2012   shot put  
(bronze) Maurice Manificat   2014   cross-country skiing  
Roman and Byzantine Emperors: 1 emperor
Emperor Flavius Mauricius Tiberius (a.k.a. Maurice)   582-602  
Saints: 3 saints, 2 blessed
Saint Maurice   ?-286  
Saint Maurice   ?-320  
Saint Maurice of Carnoet   1117-1191  
Blessed Maurice of Hungary   1281-1336  
Blessed Maurice MacKenraghty   ?-1585  
Title Characters: 2 books
(book) Maurice   2001   The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents  
(book) Maurice   2002   The Grave Maurice