Namesakes for Earl

American Presidents: 1 president
      Jimmy Carter (a.k.a. Earl)   1977-1981  
Emmy Award Winners: 1 actor
      (actor) James Earl Jones   1991   Gabriel's Fire  
Fictional Characters from Television: 2 characters
      Jack Deveraux (a.k.a. Earl)   1965   Days of Our Lives  
      Steve "Patch" Johnson (a.k.a. Earl)   1965   Days of Our Lives  
Hall-of-Famers: 3 football, 2 basketball, 1 baseball, 1 ice hockey
      (football) Earl "Curly" Lambeau   1963  
      (football) Earl "Dutch" Clark   1963  
      (ice hockey) Earl Seibert   1963  
      (baseball) Earl Averill   1975  
      (basketball) Earl Monroe   1990  
      (football) Earl Campbell   1991  
      (basketball) Earl Lloyd   2003  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms: 5 hurricanes, 2 storms
      Hurricane Earl   1980  
      Hurricane Earl   1986  
      Storm Earl   1992  
      Hurricane Earl   1998  
      Storm Earl   2004  
      Hurricane Earl   2010  
      Hurricane Earl   2016  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 medicine, 1 peace
      (medicine) Earl Wilbur Sutherland Jr.   1971  
      (peace) Jimmy Carter (a.k.a. Earl)   2002  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actors
      James Earl Jones   1931-  
      Earl Hindman   1942-2003  
Notable Athletes: 3 football, 2 basketball, 1 baseball, 1 ice hockey
      (football) Earl "Curly" Lambeau   1898-1965  
      (baseball) Earl Averill   1902-1983  
      (football) Earl "Dutch" Clark   1906-1978  
      (ice hockey) Earl Seibert   1911-1990  
      (basketball) Earl Lloyd   1928-  
      (basketball) Earl Monroe   1944-  
      (football) Earl Campbell   1955-  
Notable Musicians: 1 musician
      William Earl "Bootsy" Collins   1951-   funk  
Olympic Medalists: 6 gold, 3 bronze, 2 silver, 1 bronze/silver
      (silver) Earl Eby   1920   800 m  
      (gold) Earl Thomson   1920   110 m hurdles  
      (bronze/silver) Earl Johnson   1924   cross country individual; cross country team  
      (gold) Howie Williams (a.k.a. Earl)   1952   basketball  
      (gold) Bob Kenney (a.k.a. Earl)   1952   basketball  
      (gold) Allen Kelley (a.k.a. Earl)   1960   basketball  
      (gold) Earl Young   1960   4x400 m relay  
      (bronze) Robert Earl Bennett   1960; 1964   swimming - 100 m backstroke; swimming - 200 m backstroke  
      (gold) Steve Riddick (a.k.a. Earl)   1976   4x100 m relay  
      (bronze) Earl Bell   1984   pole vault  
      (bronze) Earl Jones   1984   800 m  
      (silver) Lance Deal (a.k.a. Earl)   1996   hammer throw  
Pulitzer Award Winners: 1 winner
      Jonathan Franzen (a.k.a. Earl)   2002   The Corrections  
Title Characters: 2 books, 2 songs
      (song) Earl   1962   Duke Of Earl  
      (book) Earl   1990   Maxie, Rosie, and Earl- Partners In Grime  
      (song) Earl   1999   Goodbye Earl  
      (book) Earl   2012   Me and Earl and the Dying Girl