Mayer, Louis Burt 1885-1957. Russian-born United states motion-picture producer which formed a film business (1918) and combined with Samuel Goldwyn to create Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (1924). His productions consist of Ben Hur (1926) and Dinner at Eight (1933).
Mayer, Marie Goeppert 1906-1972. German-born United states physicist. She shared a 1963 Nobel Prize for analysis regarding the structure of this atom and its particular nucleus.