Eric
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Namesakes for Eric
Danish Kings and Queens: 7 kings
      King Erik I Evergood (a.k.a. Eric)   1095-1103  
      King Erik II the Memorable (a.k.a. Eric)   1134-1137  
      King Erik III the Lamb (a.k.a. Eric)   1137-1146  
      King Erik IV Ploughpenny (a.k.a. Eric)   1241-1250  
      King Erik V Klipping (a.k.a. Eric)   1259-1286  
      King Erik VI Menved (a.k.a. Eric)   1286-1319  
      King Erik VII of Pomerania (a.k.a. Eric)   1412-1439  
Emmy Award Winners: 1 actor
      (actor) Eric McCormack   2001   Will & Grace  
Fictional Characters from Television: 1 character
      Eric Cartman   1997   South Park  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 football
      (football) Eric Dickerson   1999  
Nobel Prize Winners: 2 medicine, 1 chemistry, 1 economics
      (medicine) Eric F. Wieschaus   1995  
      (medicine) Eric Kandel   2000  
      (economics) Eric Maskin   2007  
      (chemistry) Eric Betzig   2014  
Norwegian Kings and Queens: 3 kings, 1 regent
      King Eirik I Bloodaxe (a.k.a. Eric)   930-934  
      Regent Eirik Håkonsson (a.k.a. Eric)   1000-1012  
      King Eirik II (a.k.a. Eric)   1280-1299  
      King Eirik III of Pomerania (a.k.a. Eric)   1389-1442  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 11 actors, 1 comedian/actor
      Eric Idle   1943-  
      Kaplan Kaye (a.k.a. Eric)   1949-  
      Eric Bogosian   1953-  
      Eric Roberts   1956-  
      Eric Stoltz   1961-  
      Eric McCormack   1963-  
      Eric Bana   1968-  
      Eric Mabius   1971-  
      Eric Dane   1972-  
      Eric Winter   1976-  
      Eric Balfour   1977-  
      Eric Christian Olsen   1977-  
Notable Athletes: 3 soccer, 2 football, 1 cricket
      (football) Eric Dickerson   1960-  
      (soccer) Eric Viscaal   1968-  
      (football) Taiwan Jones (a.k.a. Eric)   1988-  
      (soccer) Maxim Choupo-Moting (a.k.a. Eric)   1989-  
      (cricket) Beuran Hendricks (a.k.a. Eric)   1990-  
      (soccer) Éric Tié Bi   1990-  
Notable Explorers and Adventurers: 1 explorer
      Erik the Red (a.k.a. Eric)   950-1003  
Notable Musicians: 1 composer, 1 musician
      Erik Satie (a.k.a. Éric)   1866-1925    
      Eric Clapton   1945-   rock  
Notable Writers: 1 author
      George Orwell (a.k.a. Eric)   1903-1950  
Olympic Medalists: 4 gold, 1 bronze, 1 silver
      (silver) Eric Swinkels   1976   shooting  
      (bronze) Pelle Lindbergh (a.k.a. Eric)   1980   ice hockey  
      (gold) Eric Murray   2012   rowing  
      (gold) Eric Shanteau   2012   swimming  
      (gold) Eric Johannesen   2012   rowing  
      (gold) E. J. Harnden (a.k.a. Eric)   2014   curling  
Saints: 1 saint
      Saint Eric IX of Sweden   ?-1160  
Swedish Kings and Queens: 9 kings
      King Erik the Victorious (a.k.a. Eric)   c. 970-c. 995  
      King Erik VII (a.k.a. Eric)   1066-1067  
      King Erik VIII the Pagan (a.k.a. Eric)   1066-1067  
      King Erik IX the Holy (a.k.a. Eric)   1156-1160  
      King Erik X (a.k.a. Eric)   1208-1216  
      King Erik XI (a.k.a. Eric)   1222-1229; 1234-1250  
      King Erik XII (a.k.a. Eric)   1357-1359  
      King Erik XIII of Pomerania (a.k.a. Eric)   1396-1439  
      King Erik XIV (a.k.a. Eric)   1560-1568  
Title Characters: 1 book
      (book) Eric   1990   Eric