Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Plays and Musicals: 1 character
Friar Laurence   1595   Romeo and Juliet  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 chemistry
(chemistry) Richard Laurence Millington Synge   1952  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 3 actors
Laurence Olivier   1907-1989  
Laurence Fishburne   1961-  
Laurence Fox   1978-  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actor
(actor) Laurence Olivier   1948   Hamlet  
Saints: 12 blessed, 12 saints
Saint Lawrence of Rome (a.k.a. Laurence)   225-258  
Saint Lawrence of Novara (a.k.a. Laurence)   ?-397  
Saint Laurence Majoranus   ?-546  
Saint Laurence the Illuminator   ?-576  
Saint Laurence of Canterbury   ?-619  
Saint Laurence O'Toole   1125-1180  
Blessed Laurence Loricatus   ?-1243  
Blessed Lorenzo of Ripafratta (a.k.a. Laurence)   1359-1457  
Blessed Lorenzo Nerucci (a.k.a. Laurence)   ?-1420  
Saint Lorenzo Giustiniani (a.k.a. Laurence)   ?-1455  
Blessed Lorenzo of Villamagna (a.k.a. Laurence)   1476-1535  
Saint Lorenzo of Brindisi (a.k.a. Laurence)   1559-1619  
Blessed Lawrence Richardson (a.k.a. Laurence)   ?-1582  
Blessed Lawrence Humphrey (a.k.a. Laurence)   ?-1591  
Blessed Lawrence Rokuyemon (a.k.a. Laurence)   ?-1622  
Blessed Lawrence Jamada (a.k.a. Laurence)   ?-1628  
Blessed Lawrence Shizu (a.k.a. Laurence)   ?-1630  
Saint Lorenzo Ruiz (a.k.a. Laurence)   1633-1637  
Blessed Lorenzo Maria of Saint Francis Xavier (a.k.a. Laurence)   1782-1856  
Saint Lawrence Huong Van Nguyen (a.k.a. Laurence)   1802-1856  
Blessed Lawrence Wang (a.k.a. Laurence)   1811-1858  
Saint Laurent-Joseph-Marius Imbert (a.k.a. Laurence)   ?-1839  
Saint Laurence Bai Xiaoman   ?-1856  
Blessed Lawrence PeMan (a.k.a. Laurence)   ?-1856  
Shakespearian Characters: 1 character
Friar Laurence   Romeo and Juliet