Famous Montessorians
      • Sergey Brin & Larry Page, Founders of Google
      • Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis, editor, former First Lady (John F. Kennedy)
      • Sean ‘P.Diddy’ (formerly known as Puffy) Combs, RAP mega-star
      • Anne Frank, famous diarist from World War II
      • Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel Prize winner for Literature
      • Jeff Bezos, financial analyst, founder, AMAZON.COM
      • Prince William and Prince Harry, English royal family
      • T. Berry Brazelton, noted pediatrician and author
      • Helen Keller, author, activist, lecturer
      • Julia Child, famous chef, star of many TV cooking shows and author of numerous cookbooks
      • Kami Cotler, actress (youngest child on long-running series The Waltons)
      • Melissa and Sarah Gilbert, actors
      • Friedensreich Hundertwasser, Austrian painter and architect
      • Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia
      • Will Wright, designer of The Sims
      • Helen Hunt, Academy Award-winning actress
      • George Clooney, Academy Award-winning actor, producer
      • Joshua Bell, American violinist, owner of Stradivarius Violin
      • Lea Salonga, a Filipino-American singer and Broadway actress
      • Katharine Graham, former editor of the Washington Post
      • Andrew Lloyd Webber, musician, conductor


Famous people who chose Montessori schools for their own children

      • Stephen J. Cannell, TV writer-producer-director (The Rockford Files and many others)
      • Patty Duke Astin, actress
      • Cher Bono, singer-actress
      • John Bradshaw, psychologist and author
      • Yul Brynner, actor
      • Marcy Carcy, TV producer
      • Bill & Hillary Clinton, former president/senator, NY
      • Michael Douglas, actor
      • Shari Lewis, puppeteer
      • Yo Yo Ma, cellist
      • Elizabeth Berridge, actress
      • David Blaine, street magician


Others with a Montessori connection

      • Alexander Graham Bell, noted inventor, and his wife Mabel, founded the Montessori Education Association in 1913. They also provided financial support directly to Dr.
      • Montessori and helped establish the first Montessori class in Canada and one of the first in the United States.
      • Mister Rogers, children’s TV personality, strong supporter of Montessori education.
      • Thomas Edison, noted scientist and inventor, helped found a Montessori school.
      • President Wilson’s daughter trained as a Montessori teacher. There was a Montessori classroom in the basement of the White House during Wilson’s presidency.
      • Jean Piaget, noted Swiss psychologist, made his first observations of children in a Montessori school. He was also head of the Swiss Montessori Society for many years.
      • Willie Nelson, musician, has a Montessori School on his ranch.
      • Erik Erikson, anthropologist and author, had a Montessori teaching diploma.
      • Alice Waters, founder of Chez Panisse restaurant in Berkeley, CA, attended Montessori Teacher Training in London.
      • Henry Ford, Ford Motor Company, advocated Montessori Education.
      • Sigmund Freud, considered the father of modern psychoanalysis, physiologist, medical doctor, psychologist and influential thinker of the Twentieth Century, was a contemporary of Montessori and promoted her work.
      • Princess Diana attended Montessori Teacher Training in London


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