Namesakes

Belgian Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Jean-Baptiste Nothomb   1841-1845  
French Presidents and Prime Ministers: 3 prime ministers
(prime minister) Jean-Baptiste de Villèle   1821-1828  
(prime minister) Jean Baptiste Gay, vicomte de Martignac   1828-1829  
(prime minister) Robert Schuman (a.k.a. Baptiste)   1947-1948; 1948  
Haitian Presidents: 1 president
(president) Jean-Baptiste Riché   1846-1847  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 physics
(physics) Jean Baptiste Perrin   1926  
Notable Artists: 1 painter
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot   1796-1875  
Notable Musicians: 1 composer
Jean-Baptiste Lully   1632-1687     
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 biologist
Jean-Baptiste Lamarck   1744-1829  
Notable Writers: 1 playwright
Jean Baptiste Poquelin "Molière"   1622-1673  
Saints: 2 saints
Saint Jean-Baptiste de La Salle   1651-1719  
Saint Jean-Baptiste-Marie Vianney   1786-1859