Namesakes

Danish Kings and Queens: 1 king
King Hans   1481-1513  
Danish Prime Ministers: 2 prime ministers
Hans Hedtoft   1947-1950; 1953-1955  
H. C. Hansen (a.k.a. Hans)   1955-1960  
Fictional Characters from Television: 1 character
Arthur Arden (a.k.a. Hans)   2011   American Horror Story  
German Chancellors and Presidents: 1 chancellor
(chancellor) Hans Luther   1925-1926  
Nobel Prize Winners: 3 physics, 2 chemistry, 2 medicine
(chemistry) Hans von Euler-Chelpin   1929  
(chemistry) Hans Fischer   1930  
(medicine) Hans Spemann   1935  
(medicine) Hans Adolf Krebs   1953  
(physics) J. Hans D. Jensen   1963  
(physics) Hans Bethe   1967  
(physics) Hans Georg Dehmelt   1989  
Norwegian Kings and Queens: 1 king
King Hans   1483-1513  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 comedian
Hans Teeuwen   1967-  
Notable Artists: 2 painters, 1 sculptor
Hans Memling   c. 1430-1494  
Hans Holbein the Younger   c. 1497-1543  
Jean Arp (a.k.a. Hans)   1886-1966  
Notable Athletes: 3 soccer, 1 tennis
(soccer) Hans van Breukelen   1956-  
(soccer) Hans Gillhaus   1963-  
(tennis) Hans Podlipnik-Castillo   1988-  
(soccer) Eliaquim Mangala (a.k.a. Hans)   1991-  
Notable Musicians: 1 composer, 1 musician
Hans Dulfer   1940-     
Hans Zimmer   1957-     
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 physicist
Hans Christian Ørsted   1777-1851  
Notable Writers: 1 author
Hans Christian Andersen   1805-1875  
Olympic Medalists: 13 silver, 5 bronze, 3 bronze/silver, 2 gold, 1 gold/silver
(silver) Hans Eicke   1908   medley relay  
(silver) Ludvig Dam (a.k.a. Hans)   1908   swimming - 100 m backstroke  
(silver) Hans Liesche   1912   high jump  
(silver) Hans Luber   1912   diving - springboard  
(silver) Hans Eckstein   1932   water polo  
(silver) Hans Schulze   1932; 1936   water polo  
(silver) Hans Schneider   1936   water polo  
(gold) Hans Woellke   1936   shot put  
(bronze) Hans Stam   1948   water polo  
(bronze) Hans Geister   1952   4x400 m relay  
(silver) Hans Grodotzki   1960   10000 m; 5000 m  
(silver) Hans-Joachim Reske   1960   4x400 m relay  
(bronze/silver) Hans-Joachim Klein   1964   swimming - 100 m freestyle; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(bronze/silver) Hans-Joachim Walde   1964; 1968   decathlon  
(silver) Hans Baumgartner   1972   long jump  
(silver) Hans-Günther Vosseler   1972   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(silver) Hans Fassnacht   1972   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(bronze/silver) Hans-Georg Reimann   1972; 1976   20 km walk  
(bronze) Hans van Zeeland   1976   water polo  
(bronze) Hans Smits   1976   water polo  
(bronze) Hans van Helden   1976   speed skating  
(gold) Hans Dersch   1992   swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(gold/silver) Niklas Kronwall (a.k.a. Hans)   2006; 2014   ice hockey  
(silver) Hans Peter Minderhoud   2008   equestrian  
Other Leaders: 1 prime minister
Prime Minister Hans Brunhart   1978-1993   Liechtenstein  
Other Royalty: 2 princes
Hans-Adam I, Prince of Liechtenstein   1684-1712   Liechtenstein  
Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein   1989-   Liechtenstein  
Saints: 1 blessed
Blessed Hans Wagner   ?-1516  
Swedish Kings and Queens: 1 king
King Johan II (a.k.a. Hans)   1497-1501  
Swedish Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Göran Persson (a.k.a. Hans)   1996-2006  
Title Characters: 1 book, 1 song/film
(song/film) Hans Christian Andersen   1952   Hans Christian Andersen  
(book) Hans   2012   Matilda and Hans