The names of some famous persons by the name Lafayette
(or its variants) are:Lafayette Henion
, born on 7 June, a famous athlete. Lafayette Henion's background: A pitcher in Major League Baseball who pitched in one game for the Brooklyn Robins during on September 10, 1919, working three innings and giving up two hits and two runs. Marie-Madeleine Pioche de La Vergne
, born on 18 March , a famous writer. Marie-Madeleine Pioche de La Vergne 's background: The author of La Princesse de Clèves, France's first historical novel and one of the earliest novels in literature.Hugo Lafayette Black
, born on 27 February, a famous jurist. Hugo Lafayette Black's background: An American politician and jurist who represented the state of Alabama in the United States Senate from 1927 to 1937, and served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from 1937 to 1971.