Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Books: 1 character
Basil Hallward   1890   The Picture of Dorian Gray  
Olympic Medalists: 2 bronze, 1 silver
(bronze) Basil Williams   1920   figure skating  
(bronze) Basil Bennett   1920   hammer throw  
(silver) Basil Heatley   1964   marathon  
Roman and Byzantine Emperors: 2 emperors
Emperor Basil   867-886  
Emperor Basil   976-1025  
Saints: 5 saints, 2 blessed
Saint Basil   ?-284  
Saint Basil the Great   329-379  
Saint Basil   ?-335  
Saint Basil of Ancyra   ?-362  
Saint Basil the Younger   ?-952  
Blessed Vasyl Velychkovsky (a.k.a. Basil)   1903-1973  
Blessed Vasil Hopko (a.k.a. Basil)   1904-1976  
Title Characters: 1 song
(song) Basil   2015   Basil