Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Books: 1 character
Ford Prefect   1979   The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 director, 1 director/screenwriter
Francis Ford Coppola   1939-  
Roman Coppola (a.k.a. Ford)   1965-  
Olympic Medalists: 1 gold/silver
(gold/silver) Ford Hiroshi Konno   1952; 1956   swimming - 1500 m freestyle; swimming - 400 m freestyle; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 director
(director) Francis Ford Coppola   1974   The Godfather Part II