Comments for the name Alexander

Comments for ALEXANDER:

The crown prince of the Netherlands is a famous bearer of this name: Willem-Alexander.
-- Anonymous User  11/16/2005
This was the first name of Alexander Graham Bell, inventor of the telephone and teacher of the deaf.
-- Anonymous User  12/7/2005
In Sweden the name of the Disney character Gladstone Gander (Donald Duck's lucky cousin) is Alexander Lukas.
-- Anonymous User  12/18/2005
This is the formal first name of the fictional character Alexander Joseph Luthor (known simply as Lex Luthor), the nemesis of Superman. I believe that the reason that Alexander was given as first name to Lex Luthor is probably a link to Alexander the Great (at least, the is what seems to be the case in Smallville).
-- ctjj.stevenson  1/14/2006
The name of the character in Irving Berling's song: Alexander's Ragtime Band.
-- Anonymous User  3/8/2006
Alexander Corvinus, in the "Underworld" movies, is the father of Marcus and William, the first vampire and lycan and first true immortal. He doesn't have much of a role in the first but you do meet him in the second.
-- patchworkgirl  4/11/2006
Alexander is the name of a gasoline company!
-- Anonymous User  4/29/2006
A famous bearer I recall for now is Alexander Hamilton. There are also several authors who bear this name.
-- Anonymous User  5/7/2006
Sir Alexander Flemming, inventor of penicillin.
-- Dray  8/22/2006
Greek actor John Anastassakis & Sherry Rooney have son Alexander (born 1984). Brother of Jennifer Anastassakis.
-- Maggie_Simpson  12/17/2006
Naomi Watts and Liev Schreiber have a son Alexander Schreiber, was born 25 July 2007 in L.A.
-- Karcoolka  7/29/2007
Alexander is the first name of the title character in Portnoy's Complaint by Philip Roth. I hated that book.
-- mymymetrocard  3/27/2008
Alexander is also the name of a cocktail made from crème de cacao, sweet cream, and gin or brandy. It's name was originally derived from the given name Alexander.
-- AndrewJKD  4/13/2008
Alexander William Gaskarth is the lead singer of the Maryland pop-punk band All Time Low.
-- xKatiex  5/30/2008
Alexander Greenwald of Phantom Planet! Lead singer and guitarist.
-- Anonymous User  6/17/2008
In Madeline L'Engle's Time Quartet, the twins are Alexander Murry and Dennys Murry, who are featured prominently in Many Waters. Alexander always goes by the nickname "Sandy".
-- Veronica_Mignon  8/17/2008
Alexander "Alex" David Turner (born 6 January 1986, Sheffield UK) is an English musician and member of Arctic Monkeys and The Last Shadow Puppets. He is the vocalist and lead guitarist in both bands. He is the main songwriter in the Arctic Monkeys. I love him. ;)
-- Charlize  8/30/2008
Jeri Lynn Zimmermann and Jack Ryan have a son Alexander Ryan, born 1995.
-- Emilie007  9/3/2008
Alexander Sterling is the name of the lead vampire in the Mampire Kisses series by Ellen Schreiber.
-- Kittie94  6/15/2009
Alexander Skarsgård (born 1976) is the oldest son of Stellan Skarsgård and a Swedish actor. He plays Eric Northman in the tv-show True Blood.
-- Beautiful Victory  7/1/2009
Alexander the Great often compared himself to Achilles. Some say that, like Achillles, his best friend was also his lover. In the case of Achilles, it was Patroclus, in Alexander's, it was Hephaeston.
-- Anonymous User  8/13/2009
Alexander Rybak, winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 2009, is a famous bearer of this name.
-- rachypiesheepbaa  6/6/2010
Alexander Archipenko (1887-1964) was a Russian-born sculptor.
-- Anonymous User  8/26/2011
Alexander Gottlieb Baumgarten (July 17, 1714 – May 26, 1762) was a German philosopher.
-- Anonymous User  9/8/2011
Alexander "Sanders" Bening was a Netherlandish book illuminator.
-- Anonymous User  9/11/2011
Alexander Calder (1898-1976) was an American scultpor and painter, famous as the inventor of the mobile and thereby as one of the pioneers of Kinetic art.
-- Anonymous User  10/16/2011
AJ McLean from the Backstreet Boys full name is Alexander James McLean.
-- thepittsburghgirl  12/25/2011
Alexander of Russia was the little brother of Czar Nicholas II of Russia. He died young.
-- CarolinW  6/10/2012
Alexander John was the youngest son of King Edward VII of the UK and his wife Alexandra of Denmark. He died young.
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Alexander was the second son of Alexander II of Russia and his wife Maria. Because his older brother Nicholas died young, he married his fiancee Dagmar and became the Emperor.
-- CarolinW  6/11/2012
Alexander (1818-1881) was the oldest son of Emperor Nicholas I of Russia and his wife Alexandra Feodorovna. He later became Emperor Alexander II.
-- CarolinW  6/12/2012
Alexander (1772-1795) was one of the sons of the Holy Roman Emperor Leopold II and his wife Maria Luisa of Spain.
-- CarolinW  6/12/2012
Alexander (1554-1565) was the son of Augustus, Elector of Saxony and his wife Anna of Denmark.
-- CarolinW  6/21/2012
Alexander (1447-1447) was the son of Frederick II, Elector of Saxony and his wife Margarete of Austria.
-- CarolinW  7/15/2012
Alexander (1691-1692) was the son of Tsar Peter I of Russia (Peter the Great) and his wife Eudoxia.
-- CarolinW  7/16/2012
Alexander (1777-1825) was the oldest son of Tsar Paul I of Russia and his wife Sophie. He later became Tsar Alexander I.
-- CarolinW  7/16/2012
Alexander Ludwig (best known for his roles in Race To Witch Mountain, The Seeker: The Dark is Rising and The Hunger Games) bears this name.
-- emilydominko  7/19/2012
Alexander Lavelle Harris or Xander as he was known on Buffy the Vampire Slayer TV show! Which is why my son's name is Xander :)
-- Freespiritcavin  9/10/2012
Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge, son of Prince William and Dutchess Catherine/Kate is a famous bearer of this name.
-- Katrine  7/24/2013
Alexander McQueen (Born: March 17, 1969, Died: February 11, 2010) was a British fashion designer.
-- LoveHeartKawaii  10/29/2014

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