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John Maxwell may refer to:


  • John Maxwell (actor) (1918–1982), American actor of the 1940s and 1950s
  • John Maxwell (artist) (1905–1962), Scottish artist
  • John Maxwell (producer) (1879–1940), British film producer
  • John Maxwell (writer) (born 1944), American writer
  • John Maxwell (1824–1895), London publisher, husband of Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  • John Alan Maxwell (1904–1984), American artist and illustrator
  • John C. Maxwell (born 1947), American author and leadership coach
  • Johnny Maxwell, fictional character in Terry Pratchett's novels


  • John Maxwell, Lord Pollok (1648–1732), Scottish politician and lawyer
  • John Maxwell, 1st Baron Farnham (1687–1759), Irish peer and politician
  • John Maxwell, 2nd Earl of Farnham (1760–1823), Irish Representative peer and politician
  • Sir John Maxwell, 7th Baronet (1768–1844), British Member of the UK Parliament for Paisley
  • Sir John Maxwell, 8th Baronet of Pollock (1791–1865), British Member of Parliament for Lanarkshire and Renfrewshire
  • John Patterson Bryan Maxwell (1804–1845), New Jersey House Representative for the Whig Party
  • John Robert Maxwell, Irish politician and Royal Governor of the Bahama Islands, 1783/4
  • John Waring Maxwell, Member of the UK Parliament for Downpatrick


  • John Maxwell (Medal of Honor) (1841–1931), American Medal of Honor recipient
  • John Maxwell (British Army officer) (1859–1929), British Army officer and colonial governor
  • John Maxwell (Confederate agent), secret agent during the American Civil War


  • John Maxwell, 4th Lord Maxwell (died 1513), Scottish nobleman and head of the Border family of Maxwell
  • John Maxwell, 8th Lord Maxwell (1553–1593), Scottish Catholic nobleman
  • John Maxwell, 9th Lord Maxwell (died 1613), Scottish Catholic nobleman


  • John Maxwell (American football), American football player for John Heisman's Clemson Tigers
  • John Maxwell (golfer) (1871–1906), American golfer and Olympic silver medalist
  • John Maxwell (sport shooter) (born 1951), Australian Olympic sport shooter
  • J. Rogers Maxwell (1875–?), yachtsman, son of John Rogers Maxwell, Sr.


  • John Maxwell (bishop) (died 1647), Scottish prelate, Archbishop of Tuam, Bishop of Ross
  • John Hall Maxwell (1812–1866), Scottish agriculturist
  • John Rogers Maxwell Sr. (1846–1910), American railroad executive and yachtsman
  • John Preston Maxwell (1871–1961), Presbyterian obstetric missionary to China
  • John Maxwell (police officer) (1882–1968), Chief Constable of Manchester, 1927–1942
  • John Maxwell (priest), Archdeacon of Clogher, 1762–1783

See also

  • Maxwell (surname)


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