Namesakes

German Chancellors and Presidents: 2 chancellors, 1 president
(chancellor) Gustav Bauer   1919-1920  
(chancellor) Gustav Stresemann   1923  
(president) Gustav Heinemann   1969-1974  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms: 3 hurricanes, 2 storms
Storm Gustav   1984  
Hurricane Gustav   1990  
Storm Gustav   1996  
Hurricane Gustav   2002  
Hurricane Gustav   2008  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 peace, 1 physics
(physics) Gustav Ludwig Hertz   1925  
(peace) Gustav Stresemann   1926  
Notable Artists: 1 painter
Gustav Klimt   1862-1918  
Notable Athletes: 1 soccer
(soccer) Pontus Jansson (a.k.a. Gustav)   1991-  
Notable Businesspeople: 1 businessperson
Gustav Wilhelm Wolff   1834-1913  
Notable Musicians: 2 composers
Gustav Mahler   1860-1911     
Gustav Holst   1874-1934   classical  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 physicist
Gustav Kirchhoff   1824-1887  
Olympic Medalists: 2 silver, 1 bronze, 1 bronze/silver/gold, 1 gold
(silver) Gustav Schürger   1936   water polo  
(gold) Adolph Kiefer (a.k.a. Gustav)   1936   swimming - 100 m backstroke  
(bronze) Åke Andersson (a.k.a. Gustav)   1952   ice hockey  
(bronze/silver/gold) Gustav Weder   1992; 1994   bobsleigh  
(silver) Gustav Nyquist   2014   ice hockey  
Other Leaders: 1 prime minister
Prime Minister Gustav Schädler   1922-1928   Liechtenstein  
Swedish Kings and Queens: 6 kings
King Gustav I Vasa   1521-1560  
King Gustav II Adolf   1611-1632  
King Gustav III   1771-1792  
King Gustav IV Adolf   1792-1809  
King Gustav V   1907-1950  
King Gustav VI Adolf   1950-1973