Namesakes for Gerhard

German Chancellors and Presidents: 1 chancellor
      (chancellor) Gerhard Schröder   1998-2005  
Nobel Prize Winners: 2 chemistry, 1 medicine
      (medicine) Gerhard Domagk   1939  
      (chemistry) Gerhard Herzberg   1971  
      (chemistry) Gerhard Ertl   2007  
Notable Artists: 1 painter
      Gerhard Richter   1932-  
Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 bronze/silver, 1 gold/bronze, 1 silver/bronze
      (gold/bronze) Gerhard Stöck   1936   javelin throw; shot put  
      (bronze/silver) Gerhard Hetz   1964   swimming - 400 m medley; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
      (silver/bronze) Gerhard Hennige   1968   400 m hurdles; 4x400 m relay  
      (bronze) Gerhard Wucherer   1972   4x100 m relay  
Swedish Prime Ministers: 2 prime ministers
      Louis Gerhard De Geer   1876-1880  
      Louis De Geer (a.k.a. Gerhard)   1920-1921