Namesakes

French Presidents and Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister, 1 prime minister/president
(prime minister) Édouard Mortier, duc de Trévise (a.k.a. Adolphe)   1834-1835  
(prime minister/president) Adolphe Thiers   1836; 1840; 1871-1873  
Notable Artists: 2 painters
William-Adolphe Bouguereau   1825-1905  
Adolphe Willette   1857-1926  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 inventor
Adolphe Sax   1814-1894  
Other Royalty: 2 grand dukes
Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg   1890-1905   Luxembourg  
Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (a.k.a. Adolphe)   1964-2000   Luxembourg