Namesakes

Danish Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Christen Andreas Fonnesbech   1874-1875  
Dutch Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Dries van Agt (a.k.a. Andreas)   1977-1982  
Greek Prime Ministers: 4 prime ministers
Andreas Metaxas   1843-1844  
Andreas Michalakopoulos   1924-1925  
Andreas Papandreou   1981-1989; 1993-1996  
George Papandreou (a.k.a. Andreas)   2009-2011  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 medicine, 1 physics
(medicine) Johannes Fibiger (a.k.a. Andreas)   1926  
(physics) Peter Grünberg (a.k.a. Andreas)   2007  
Notable Athletes: 4 soccer, 1 driving, 1 handball
(driving) Niki Lauda (a.k.a. Andreas)   1949-  
(soccer) Andreas Brehme   1960-  
(soccer) Andreas Isaksson   1981-  
(soccer) Andreas Granqvist   1985-  
(soccer) Andreas Samaris   1989-  
(handball) Andreas Nilsson   1990-  
Notable Musicians: 1 musician
Andreas Vollenweider   1953-   new age  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 physician
Andreas Vesalius   1514-1564  
Olympic Medalists: 4 bronze, 4 gold, 4 silver, 1 gold/silver, 1 silver/gold, 1 silver/gold/bronze
(gold) Helge Løvland (a.k.a. Andreas)   1920   decathlon  
(silver) Bjørn Paulson (a.k.a. Andreas)   1948   high jump  
(bronze) Andreas Kunz   1968   nordic combined  
(silver) Andreas Knebel   1980   4x400 m relay  
(bronze) Andreas Szigat   1992   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(silver) Andreas Wels   2004   diving - synchronized springboard  
(silver/gold/bronze) Andreas Ihle   2004; 2008; 2012   canoe sprint  
(gold/silver) Andreas Linger   2006; 2010; 2014   luge  
(bronze) Andreas Helgstrand   2008   equestrian  
(gold) Andreas Thorkildsen   2004; 2008   javelin throw  
(bronze) Andreas Tölzer   2012   judo  
(gold) Andreas Kuffner   2012   rowing  
(silver) Andreas Nilsson   2012   handball  
(silver/gold) Andreas Wank   2010; 2014   ski jumping  
(gold) Andreas Wellinger   2014   ski jumping  
Other Royalty: 2 princes
Hans-Adam I, Prince of Liechtenstein (a.k.a. Andreas)   1684-1712   Liechtenstein  
Franz Joseph I, Prince of Liechtenstein (a.k.a. Andreas)   1772-1781   Liechtenstein  
Saints: 2 saints, 1 blessed
Saint Andreas Wouters   ?-1572  
Blessed Andrew Sushinda (a.k.a. Andreas)   ?-1617  
Saint Charles of Mount Argus (a.k.a. Andreas)   1821-1893