Namesakes for Emil

Danish Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
      Christian Emil Krag-Juel-Vind-Frijs   1865-1870  
Finnish Presidents and Prime Ministers: 1 president
      (president) Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim   1944-1946  
Icelandic Presidents and Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
      (prime minister) Emil Jónsson   1958-1959  
Nobel Prize Winners: 4 medicine, 1 chemistry
      (medicine) Emil Adolf von Behring   1901  
      (chemistry) Hermann Emil Fischer   1902  
      (medicine) Emil Theodor Kocher   1909  
      (medicine) Konrad Emil Bloch   1964  
      (medicine) George Emil Palade   1974  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actors
      Emil Jannings   1884-1950  
      Emil Glad   1929-2009  
Notable Athletes: 2 soccer, 1 track
      (track) Emil Zátopek   1922-2000  
      (soccer) Emil Hallfreðsson   1984-  
      (soccer) Emil Forsberg   1991-  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 chemist
      Hermann Emil Fischer   1852-1919  
Olympic Medalists: 6 bronze, 3 gold, 2 gold/silver, 1 gold/bronze, 1 silver, 1 silver/gold
      (gold/bronze) Emil Rausch   1904   swimming - 1500 m freestyle; swimming - 200 m freestyle; swimming - 880 yard freestyle  
      (bronze) Emil Breitkreutz   1904   800 m  
      (gold) Ulrich Salchow (a.k.a. Emil)   1908   figure skating  
      (gold) Emil Voigt   1908   5 miles  
      (gold) Ejler Allert (a.k.a. Emil)   1912   rowing  
      (bronze) Emil Magnusson   1912   discus throw - both hands  
      (bronze) Emil Hirschfeld   1928   shot put  
      (silver) Sigfrid Öberg (a.k.a. Emil)   1928   ice hockey  
      (gold/silver) Emil Benecke   1928; 1932   water polo  
      (silver/gold) Emil Zátopek   1948; 1952   5000 m; 10000 m; marathon  
      (bronze) Eric Lindroth (a.k.a. Emil)   1972   water polo  
      (bronze) Göte Wälitalo (a.k.a. Emil)   1984   ice hockey  
      (gold/silver) Emil Hegle Svendsen   2010; 2014   biathlon  
      (bronze) Emil Jönsson   2014   cross-country skiing  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actor
      (actor) Emil Jannings   1928   The Last Command and The Way of All Flesh  
Saints: 1 blessed
      Blessed Emil Szramek   1887-1943  
Title Characters: 1 book
      (book) Emil   1928   Emil and the Detectives