Namesakes

British Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Boris Johnson   2019-  
Bulgarian Kings and Tsars: 2 tsars, 1 king
King Boris I   852-889  
Tsar Boris II   969-977  
Tsar Boris III   1918-1943  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 literature, 1 medicine
(medicine) Ernst Chain (a.k.a. Boris)   1945  
(literature) Boris Pasternak   1958  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actors
Boris Karloff   1887-1969  
Boris Dvornik   1939-2008  
Notable Athletes: 2 chess, 1 tennis
(chess) Boris Spassky   1937-  
(tennis) Boris Becker   1967-  
(chess) Boris Gelfand   1968-  
Notable Journalists: 1 print
(print) Boris Dežulović   1964-  
Notable Musicians: 1 singer
Boris Novković   1967-   pop  
Olympic Medalists: 3 bronze, 3 silver, 2 bronze/silver, 1 gold
(bronze/silver) Boris Goykhman   1956; 1960   water polo  
(silver) Boris Tokarev   1952; 1956   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Boris Markarov   1956   water polo  
(bronze) Boris Nikitin   1956   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(bronze/silver) Boris Grishin   1964; 1968   water polo  
(bronze) Boris Popov   1964   water polo  
(silver) Boris Isachenko   1980   archery - individual  
(gold) Boris Becker   1992   tennis  
(silver) Boris Steimetz   2008   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
Other Leaders: 3 presidents
President Boris Yeltsin   1991-1999   Russia  
President Boris Trajkovski   1999-2004   Macedonia  
President Boris Tadić   2004-2012   Serbia  
Russian Grand Dukes and Tsars: 1 tsar
Tsar Boris Godunov   1598-1605  
Saints: 2 saints
Saint Boris I of Bulgaria   ?-907  
Saint Boris   ?-1019  
Title Characters: 1 song
(song) Boris   1966   Boris The Spider