Namesakes

Adèle Bloemendaal   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1933-2017  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Adwoa Aboah   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1992-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Agnes van Ardenne   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1950-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Alba María Cabello   (f)   1986-  
Olympic Medalists   2008; 2012   synchronized swimming   (silver/bronze)
Alexandra Maria Lara   (f)   1978-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Alexandrina Maria da Costa   (f)   1904-1955  
Saints
Alfonso Maria Fusco   (m)   1839-1910  
Saints
Alide Maria Salvetta   (f)   1941-1991  
Notable Musicians   opera
Alois, Hereditary Prince of Liechtenstein   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1968-  
Other Royalty   1968-   Liechtenstein   (prince)
Aloys II, Prince of Liechtenstein   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1796-1858  
Other Royalty   1836-1858   Liechtenstein   (prince)
Aloys Van de Vyvere   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1871-1961  
Belgian Prime Ministers   1925
Anna Maria of Liechtenstein   (f)   1699-1753  
Other Royalty   1732-1745; 1748-1753   Liechtenstein   (princess consort)
Anna Maria Taigi   (f)   1769-1837  
Saints
Anne Kyllönen   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1987-  
Olympic Medalists   2014   cross-country skiing   (silver)
Anneloes Nieuwenhuizen   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1963-  
Olympic Medalists   1984; 1988   field hockey   (gold/bronze)
Annie M. G. Schmidt   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1911-1995  
Notable Writers
Antoinette Hertsenberg   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1964-  
Notable Hosts and Presenters
Anton Maria Schwartz   (m)   1852-1929  
Saints
Antoni Maria Claret   (m)   1807-1870  
Saints
António Maria Baptista   (m)   1866-1920  
Portuguese Presidents and Prime Ministers   1920   (prime minister)
António Maria da Silva   (m)   1872-1950  
Portuguese Presidents and Prime Ministers   1920; 1922-1923; 1925; 1925-1926   (prime minister)
Antonio Maria Gianelli   (m)   1789-1846  
Saints
Antonio Maria Pucci   (m)   1819-1892  
Saints
Antonio Maria Zaccaria   (m)   1502-1539  
Saints
Arantxa Sánchez Vicario   (a.k.a. María)   (f)   1971-  
Notable Athletes   (tennis)
Bart Peeters   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1959-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Notable Hosts and Presenters
Notable Musicians  
Beata Szydło   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1963-  
Other Leaders   2015-2017   Poland   (prime minister)
Belén Succi   (a.k.a. María)   (f)   1985-  
Olympic Medalists   2008   field hockey   (bronze)
Bibi Besch   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1942-1996  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Brigitte Kaandorp   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1962-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Bronisław Komorowski   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1952-  
Other Leaders   2010-2015   Poland   (president)
Cándida María de Jesús Cipitria y Barriola   (f)   1845-1912  
Saints
Carl Maria von Weber   (m)   1786-1826  
Notable Musicians  
Carolina of Bourbon-Parma   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1974-  
Other Royalty   1996-   Netherlands   (princess)
Caroline van der Plas   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1967-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Celeste Rodrigues   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1923-2018  
Notable Musicians   fado
Christina of the Netherlands   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1947-2019  
Other Royalty   1947-2019   Netherlands   (princess)
Cláudia Maria Pastor   (f)   1971-  
Olympic Medalists   1996   basketball   (silver)
Clemens Maria Hofbauer   (m)   1751-1820  
Saints
Coby van Baalen   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1957-  
Olympic Medalists   2000   equestrian   (silver)
Cocky Gastelaars   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1938-  
Notable Athletes   (swimming)
Cote de Pablo   (a.k.a. María)   (f)   1979-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Dries van Agt   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1931-  
Dutch Prime Ministers   1977-1982
Dulce of the Poor   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1914-1992  
Saints
Dulce María Espinosa   (f)   1985-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Notable Musicians  
Dulce María Rodríguez   (f)   1972-  
Notable Athletes   (track)
Dulce Téllez   (a.k.a. María)   (f)   1983-  
Olympic Medalists   2004   volleyball   (bronze)
Ed Nijpels   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1950-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Eléonore of Belgium   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   2008-  
Other Royalty   2008-   Belgium   (princess)
Élisabeth, Duchess of Brabant   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   2001-  
Other Royalty   2001-   Belgium   (princess)
Elsemieke Hillen   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1959-  
Olympic Medalists   1984   field hockey   (gold)
Emile Roemer   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1962-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Emmanuel of Belgium   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   2005-  
Other Royalty   2005-   Belgium   (prince)
Enzi Fuchs   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1937-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Erdmuthe, Princess of Liechtenstein   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1662-1737  
Other Royalty   1684-1712   Liechtenstein   (princess consort)
Erich Maria Remarque   (m)   1898-1970  
Notable Writers
Eva LaRue   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1966-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Eva-Maria ten Elsen   (f)   1937-  
Olympic Medalists   1956   swimming - 200 m breaststroke   (bronze)
Femke Heemskerk   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1987-  
Olympic Medalists   2008; 2012   swimming   (gold/silver)
Ferdinando Maria Baccilieri   (m)   1821-1893  
Saints
Fieke Boekhorst   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1957-  
Olympic Medalists   1984   field hockey   (gold)
Florencia Mutio   (a.k.a. María)   (f)   1984-  
Olympic Medalists   2012   field hockey   (silver)
Floris Evers   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1983-  
Olympic Medalists   2004; 2012   field hockey   (silver)
Fons van der Stee   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1928-1999  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Fontes Pereira de Melo   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1819-1887  
Portuguese Presidents and Prime Ministers   1871-1877; 1878-1879; 1881-1886   (prime minister)
Francesco Maria da Camporosso   (m)   1804-1866  
Saints
Frans Timmermans   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1961-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Frans-Jozef van Thiel   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1906-1993  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Franz I, Prince of Liechtenstein   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1853-1938  
Other Royalty   1929-1938   Liechtenstein   (prince)
Franz Joseph II, Prince of Liechtenstein   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1906-1989  
Other Royalty   1938-1989   Liechtenstein   (prince)
Franz von Papen   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1879-1969  
German Chancellors and Presidents   1932   (chancellor)
Gabriel of Belgium   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   2003-  
Other Royalty   2003-   Belgium   (prince)
Gabriele Allegra   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1907-1976  
Saints
Gennaro Maria Sarnelli   (m)   1702-1744  
Saints
Gerardus Huysmans   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1902-1948  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Gerd Leers   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1951-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Gerrit Braks   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1933-2017  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Gianni Versace   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1946-1997  
Notable Artists
Giovanni Maria Boccardo   (m)   1848-1913  
Saints
Giuseppe Maria Tomasi   (m)   1649-1713  
Saints
Gloria Estefan   (a.k.a. María)   (f)   1957-  
Notable Musicians   pop
Guido Maria Conforti   (m)   1865-1931  
Saints
Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1945-  
Other Royalty   1989-   Liechtenstein   (prince)
Hans Alders   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1952-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Hans van Mierlo   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1931-2010  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Henk Krol   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1950-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Ida Ingemarsdotter   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1985-  
Olympic Medalists   2014   cross-country skiing   (gold/bronze)
Imperio Argentina   (a.k.a. María)   (f)   1910-2003  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Notable Musicians  
Iza Calzado   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1982-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Jan van den Brink   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1915-2006  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Jo Cals   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1914-1971  
Dutch Prime Ministers   1965-1966
Jo Ritzen   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1945-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Johann II, Prince of Liechtenstein   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1840-1929  
Other Royalty   1858-1929   Liechtenstein   (prince)
Johanna Termeulen   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1929-2001  
Olympic Medalists   1948; 1952   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 100 m freestyle   (bronze/silver)
John Maria Muzeyi   (m)   ?-1886  
Saints
Jolande Sap   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1963-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
José María Aznar   (m)   1953-  
Spanish Prime Ministers   1996-2004
José María Basanta   (m)   1984-  
Notable Athletes   (soccer)
José Giménez   (a.k.a. María)   (m)   1995-  
Notable Athletes   (soccer)
José Maria Robles Hurtado   (m)   ?-1927  
Saints
José María Rubio y Peralta   (m)   1864-1929  
Saints
Josefina Sruoga   (a.k.a. María)   (f)   1990-  
Olympic Medalists   2012   field hockey   (silver)
Josep Maria Abarca   (m)   1974-  
Olympic Medalists   1996   water polo   (gold)
Josep Maria Margall   (m)   1955-  
Olympic Medalists   1984   basketball   (silver)
Joseph Luns   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1911-2002  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Josepha, Princess of Liechtenstein   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1776-1848  
Other Royalty   1805-1836   Liechtenstein   (princess consort)
Juana María Condesa Lluch   (f)   1862-1916  
Saints
Juanma López Iturriaga   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1959-  
Olympic Medalists   1984   basketball   (silver)
Karla Peijs   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1944-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Katie Boyle   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1926-2018  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Kees van Dongen   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1877-1968  
Notable Artists
Klaas Dijkhoff   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1981-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Klaus Maria Brandauer   (m)   1943-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Lana Parrilla   (a.k.a. María)   (f)   1977-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Laurens Dassen   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1985-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Leni Lohmar   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1914-2006  
Olympic Medalists   1936   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay   (silver)
Leonella Sgorbati   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1940-2006  
Saints
Leonore of Sweden   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   2014-  
Other Royalty   2014-   Sweden   (princess)
Leopoldine, Princess of Liechtenstein   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1733-1809  
Other Royalty   1772-1781   Liechtenstein   (princess consort)
Liisa-Maria Sneck   (f)   1968-  
Olympic Medalists   1998   ice hockey   (bronze)
Lilianne Ploumen   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1962-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Lisette Sevens   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1949-  
Olympic Medalists   1984   field hockey   (gold)
Lorenzo Maria of Saint Francis Xavier   (m)   1782-1856  
Saints
Louis Beel   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1902-1977  
Dutch Prime Ministers   1946-1948; 1958-1959
Louis van Gaal   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1951-  
Notable Athletes   (soccer)
Magda Schneider   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1909-1996  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Maica García Godoy   (a.k.a. María)   (f)   1990-  
Olympic Medalists   2012   water polo   (silver)
Manuel Maria Coelho   (m)   1857-1943  
Portuguese Presidents and Prime Ministers   1921   (prime minister)
Marga Klompé   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1912-1986  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Margarita of Bourbon-Parma   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1972-  
Other Royalty   1996-   Netherlands   (princess)
Maria   (f)  
Shakespearian Characters   Love's Labour's Lost
Maria   (f)  
Shakespearian Characters   Twelfth Night
Mária   (f)   1371-1395  
Hungarian Kings and Queens   1382-1395
Maria Lopez of Jesus   (f)   1560-1640  
Saints
Maria Magdalena de Pazzi   (f)   1566-1607  
Saints
Maria of Turin   (f)   1661-1717  
Saints
Maria Maddalena Martinengo da Barco   (f)   1687-1737  
Saints
Maria Francesca of the Five Wounds of Jesus   (f)   1715-1791  
Saints
Maria Theresia   (f)   1717-1780  
Austrian Dukes and Emperors   1740-1780
Hungarian Kings and Queens (Mária Terézia)   1740-1780
Maria I   (f)   1734-1816  
Portuguese Kings and Queens   1777-1816
Maria Theresia of Jesus Gerhardinger   (f)   1797-1879  
Saints
Maria Crocifissa di Rosa   (f)   1813-1885  
Saints
Maria Caterina of Saint Rose   (f)   1813-1887  
Saints
Maria II   (f)   1819-1853  
Portuguese Kings and Queens   1826-1828; 1834-1853
María del Tránsito Cabanillas   (f)   1821-1885  
Saints
Maria Soledad   (f)   1826-1887  
Saints
Maria Sophie of Bavaria   (f)   1841-1925  
Other Royalty   1859-1861   Kingdom of the Two Sicilies   (queen consort)
Maria of Jesus Siedliska   (f)   1842-1902  
Saints
María Josefa of the Heart of Jesus Sancho de Guerra   (f)   1842-1912  
Saints
Maria Droste zu Vischering   (f)   1863-1899  
Saints
María Vicenta of Saint Dorothy Chavez Orozco   (f)   1867-1949  
Saints
María de Jesús Sacramentado Venegas   (f)   1868-1959  
Saints
María de San José   (f)   1875-1967  
Saints
Maria Ludovica de Angelis   (f)   1880-1962  
Saints
Maria Candida of the Eucharist   (f)   1884-1949  
Saints
María Maravillas de Jesús   (f)   1891-1974  
Saints
María de la Purísima of the Cross   (f)   1926-1998  
Saints
María del Calvario Romero Clariana   (f)   ?-1936  
Saints
María Gabriela de Hinojosa Naveros   (f)   ?-1936  
Saints
María Josefa del Río Messa   (f)   ?-1936  
Saints
María del Carmen Moreno Benítez   (f)   ?-1936  
Saints
Maria   (f)  
Title Characters   1956   Maria   (song)
Maria   (f)  
Title Characters   1969   Take a Letter Maria   (song)
Maria   (f)  
Title Characters   1973   My Maria   (song)
Maria   (f)  
Title Characters   1999   Maria   (song)
Maria   (f)  
Title Characters   1999   Maria   (song)
Maria   (f)  
Title Characters   1999   Maria Maria   (song)
Maria   (f)  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms   2005   (hurricane)
Maria   (f)  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms   2011   (hurricane)
Maria   (f)  
Title Characters   2012   Maria   (song)
Maria   (f)  
Title Characters   2012   Maria   (song)
Maria   (f)  
Title Characters   2013   Michael and Maria   (song)
Maria   (f)  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms   2017   (hurricane)
Maria Angélica   (f)   1966-  
Olympic Medalists   1996   basketball   (silver)
Maria Angela Astorch   (f)   1592-1665  
Saints
Maria Bartolomea Bagnesi   (f)   1514-1577  
Saints
María Antonia Bandrés y Elósegui   (f)   1898-1919  
Saints
Maria Domenica Brun Barbantini   (f)   1789-1868  
Saints
Maria Bello   (f)   1967-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Maria Corsini Beltrame Quattrocchi   (f)   1884-1965  
Saints
Maria Bertram   (f)  
Fictional Characters from Books   1814   Mansfield Park
María Blanchard   (f)   1881-1932  
Notable Artists
Maria Bertilla Boscardin   (f)   1888-1922  
Saints
Maria Christina Brando   (f)   1856-1906  
Saints
María Baldillou Bullit   (f)   ?-1936  
Saints
Maria Bernarda Bütler   (f)   1848-1924  
Saints
Maria Anna Caiani   (f)   1863-1921  
Saints
María Amparo Carbonell Muñoz   (f)   ?-1936  
Saints
María Alvarado Cardozo   (f)   1875-1967  
Saints
Maria Raffaella Cimatti   (f)   1861-1945  
Saints
Maria Cioncan   (f)   1977-2007  
Olympic Medalists   2004   1500 m   (bronze)
María Caridad Colón   (f)   1958-  
Olympic Medalists   1980   javelin throw   (gold)
Maria Grazia Cucinotta   (f)   1968-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Maria Crocifissa Curcio   (f)   1877-1957  
Saints
Maria Marcellina Darowska   (f)   1827-1911  
Saints
Maria de Lourdes Pintasilgo   (f)   1930-2004  
Portuguese Presidents and Prime Ministers   1979-1980   (prime minister)
Maria DeLuca   (f)  
Fictional Characters from Books   1998   Roswell High
Fictional Characters from Television   1999   Roswell
Maria de Mattias   (f)   1805-1866  
Saints
Maria Michaela Desmaisieres   (f)   1809-1865  
Saints
Maria Doyle Kennedy   (f)   1964-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
María Espinoza   (f)   1987-  
Olympic Medalists   2008; 2012   taekwondo   (gold/bronze)
Maria Teresa Fasce   (f)   1881-1947  
Saints
María Teresa Ferragud Roig   (f)   ?-1936  
Saints
María Jesús Masiá Ferragud   (f)   ?-1936  
Saints
María Verónica Masiá Ferragud   (f)   ?-1936  
Saints
María Felicidad Masiá Ferragud   (f)   ?-1936  
Saints
María Guadalupe García Zavala   (f)   1878-1963  
Saints
María Ginard Marti   (f)   1894-1936  
Saints
Maria Goeppert-Mayer   (f)   1906-1972  
Nobel Prize Winners   1963   (physics)
Maria Goretti   (f)   1890-1902  
Saints
Maria Höfl-Riesch   (f)   1984-  
Notable Athletes   (skiing)
Olympic Medalists   2010; 2014   alpine skiing   (gold)
M. J. Hyland   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1968-  
Notable Writers
María Pilar Izquierdo Albero   (f)   1906-1945  
Saints
Maria Bernardina Jablonska   (f)   1878-1940  
Saints
Maria Restituta Kafka   (f)   1894-1943  
Saints
Maria Kalmykova   (f)   1978-  
Olympic Medalists   2004   basketball   (bronze)
Maria Karlowska   (f)   1865-1935  
Saints
Maria Kirilenko   (f)   1987-  
Notable Athletes   (tennis)
Olympic Medalists   2012   tennis   (bronze)
Maria Koroleva   (f)   1974-  
Olympic Medalists   2000   water polo   (bronze)
Maria Kwaśniewska-Maleszewska   (f)   1913-2007  
Olympic Medalists   1936   javelin throw   (bronze)
Maria Theresa Ledóchowska   (f)   1863-1922  
Saints
Maria Mancini of Pisa   (f)   1350-1431  
Saints
Maria Domenica Mantovani   (f)   1862-1934  
Saints
Maria Stella Mardosewicz   (f)   ?-1943  
Saints
María Pilar Martinez   (f)   ?-1936  
Saints
María José Martínez Sánchez   (f)   1982-  
Notable Athletes   (tennis)
Maria Dominic Mazzarello   (f)   1837-1881  
Saints
María Romero Meneses   (f)   1902-1977  
Saints
María Rosa Molas y Vallve   (f)   1815-1876  
Saints
Maria Montessori   (f)   1870-1952  
Other Notables   education
Maria Mutola   (f)   1972-  
Olympic Medalists   1996; 2000   800 m   (bronze/gold)
Maria Ohisalo   (f)   1985-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Maria Paseka   (f)   1995-  
Olympic Medalists   2012   artistic gymnastics   (silver/bronze)
María del Pilar Peña   (f)   1986-  
Olympic Medalists   2012   water polo   (silver)
Maria Prytz   (f)   1976-  
Olympic Medalists   2014   curling   (silver)
Maria Rafols   (f)   1781-1853  
Saints
María Teresa Ramírez   (f)   1954-  
Olympic Medalists   1968   swimming - 800 m freestyle   (bronze)
Maria Repetto   (f)   1807-1890  
Saints
Maria Encarnacion Rosal   (f)   1820-1886  
Saints
Maria Giuseppe Rosello   (f)   1811-1886  
Saints
María Rubio   (f)   1934-2018  
Notable Actors and Actresses
María Sagrario   (f)   1881-1936  
Saints
Maria Sakkari   (f)   1995-  
Notable Athletes   (tennis)
María del Carmen Sallés y Barangueras   (f)   1848-1911  
Saints
Maria Sander   (f)   1924-1999  
Olympic Medalists   1952   4x100 m relay; 80 m hurdles   (silver/bronze)
Maria Theresia Scherer   (f)   1825-1888  
Saints
Maria Schininà   (f)   1844-1910  
Saints
Maria Sharapova   (f)   1987-  
Notable Athletes   (tennis)
Olympic Medalists   2012   tennis   (silver)
Maria Paula Silva   (f)   1962-  
Olympic Medalists   1996   basketball   (silver)
Maria Stepanova   (f)   1979-  
Olympic Medalists   2004; 2008   basketball   (bronze)
Maria Troncatti   (f)   1883-1969  
Saints
Maria Euthymia Uffing   (f)   1914-1955  
Saints
Maria van der Hoeven   (f)   1949-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
María Vasco   (f)   1975-  
Olympic Medalists   2000   20 km walk   (bronze)
Maria Vierdag   (f)   1905-2005  
Olympic Medalists   1932   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay   (silver)
Maria Fortunata Viti   (f)   1827-1922  
Saints
Maria Wennerström   (f)   1985-  
Olympic Medalists   2014   curling   (silver)
María de la Purificación Ximénez y Ximénez   (f)   ?-1936  
Saints
Maria Kristin Yulianti   (f)   1985-  
Olympic Medalists   2008   badminton singles   (bronze)
Mariam Thresia Chiramel Mankidiyan   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1876-1926  
Saints
Marie of Oignies   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1180-1213  
Saints
Marie Terezie   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1717-1780  
Bohemian Kings   1740-1741; 1743-1780
Marie Braun   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1911-1982  
Olympic Medalists   1928   swimming - 400 m freestyle; swimming - 100 m backstroke   (silver/gold)
Marija Petković   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1892-1956  
Saints
Marisa Porcel   (a.k.a. María)   (f)   1943-2018  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Princess Mariya Bolkonskaya   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)  
Fictional Characters from Books   1869   War and Peace
Mariya Golubnichaya   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1924-  
Olympic Medalists   1952   80 m hurdles   (silver)
Marjolein Eijsvogel   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1961-  
Olympic Medalists   1984; 1988   field hockey   (gold/bronze)
Mark Eyskens   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1933-  
Belgian Prime Ministers   1981
Marleen Veldhuis   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1979-  
Olympic Medalists   2004; 2008; 2012   swimming   (gold/silver/bronze)
Martine Bijl   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1948-2019  
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Mary   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   ?-851  
Saints
Mary of Succor   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1231-1281  
Saints
Mary of Cerevellon   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   ?-1290  
Saints
Mia Gommers   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1939-  
Olympic Medalists   1968   800 m   (bronze)
Mieke Telkamp   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1934-2016  
Notable Musicians  
Mijntje Donners   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1974-  
Olympic Medalists   1996; 2000; 2004   field hockey   (bronze/silver)
Mila Schön   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1916-2008  
Notable Artists
Mimi Kok   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1934-2014  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Natalie Cole   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1950-2015  
Grammy Award Winners   1976; 1992   ; Unforgettable; Unforgettable... with Love   (best new artist/record of the year/album of the year)
Notable Musicians  
Netti Witziers-Timmer   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1923-2005  
Olympic Medalists   1948   4x100 m relay   (gold)
Noel Barrionuevo   (a.k.a. María)   (f)   1984-  
Olympic Medalists   2008; 2012   field hockey   (bronze/silver)
Baroness Orczy   (a.k.a. Mária)   (f)   1865-1947  
Notable Writers
Paulien van Deutekom   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1981-2019  
Notable Athletes   (skating)
Philippe   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1960-  
Other Royalty   2013-   Belgium   (king)
Pieter Bogaers   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1924-2008  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Pompilio Maria Pirotti   (m)   1710-1766  
Saints
Prudens van Duyse   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1804-1859  
Notable Writers
Puck Oversloot   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1914-2009  
Olympic Medalists   1932   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay   (silver)
Raffaella Carrà   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1943-2021  
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Notable Hosts and Presenters
Notable Musicians  
Rainer Maria Rilke   (m)   1875-1926  
Notable Writers
Raphaela Maria Porras y Ayllon   (f)   1850-1925  
Saints
Ria Stalman   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1951-  
Olympic Medalists   1984   discus throw   (gold)
Rinus Peijnenburg   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1928-1979  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Rita Verdonk   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1955-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Rocío Sánchez Moccia   (a.k.a. María)   (f)   1988-  
Olympic Medalists   2012   field hockey   (silver)
Roger van Boxtel   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1954-  
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Sigrid Kaag   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1961-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Steffi Graf   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1969-  
Notable Athletes   (tennis)
Olympic Medalists   1988; 1992   tennis   (bronze/gold/silver)
Sybilla Dekker   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1942-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Tamzin Outhwaite   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1970-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Teresa Margaret of the Sacred Heart   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1747-1770  
Saints
Til Gardeniers-Berendsen   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1925-2019  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Tineke Bartels   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1951-  
Olympic Medalists   1992; 1996   equestrian   (silver)
Tineke Schouten   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1954-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Tommaso Maria Fusco   (m)   1831-1891  
Saints
Ton van Trier   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1926-1983  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople
Vilma Degischer   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1911-1992  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Vincentia Maria López y Vicuña   (f)   1847-1896  
Saints
Violante Placido   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1976-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Notable Musicians  
Vitório Maria de Sousa Coutinho   (m)   1790-1857  
Portuguese Presidents and Prime Ministers   1835   (prime minister)
Wilhelmina of the Netherlands   (a.k.a. Maria)   (f)   1880-1962  
Other Royalty   1890-1948   Netherlands   (queen)
Willy Vandersteen   (a.k.a. Maria)   (m)   1913-1990  
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