Ivan
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Namesakes for Ivan
Bishops of Rome and the Popes: 1 pope
      John Paul II (a.k.a. Ivan)   1978-2005  
Bulgarian Kings and Tsars: 10 tsars
      Tsar Ivan Vladislav   1015-1018  
      Tsar Ivan Asen I   1189-1196  
      Tsar Kaloyan (a.k.a. Ivan)   1197-1207  
      Tsar Ivan Asen II   1218-1241  
      Tsar Ivan Asen III   1279-1280  
      Tsar Ivan II   1298-1299  
      Tsar Ivan Stefan   1330-1331  
      Tsar Ivan Aleksandar   1331-1371  
      Tsar Ivan Sratsimir   1356-1396  
      Tsar Ivan Shishman   1371-1395  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 ice hockey
      (ice hockey) Ivan "Ching" Johnson   1958  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms: 3 hurricanes
      Hurricane Ivan   1980  
      Hurricane Ivan   1998  
      Hurricane Ivan   2004  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 literature, 1 medicine
      (medicine) Ivan Pavlov   1904  
      (literature) Ivan Bunin   1933  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor
      Ivan Sergei   1971-  
Notable Athletes: 3 soccer, 2 tennis, 1 handball, 1 ice hockey, 1 water polo
      (ice hockey) Ivan "Ching" Johnson   1898-1979  
      (tennis) Ivan Lendl   1960-  
      (tennis) Ivan Ljubičić   1979-  
      (water polo) Ivan Buljubašić   1987-  
      (soccer) Ivan Franjic   1987-  
      (soccer) Ivan Rakitić   1988-  
      (soccer) Ivan Perišić   1989-  
      (handball) Ivan Slišković   1991-  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 director
      Ivan Reitman   1946-  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 physician
      Ivan Pavlov   1849-1936  
Notable Writers: 1 author
      Ivan Turgenev   1818-1883  
Olympic Medalists: 8 bronze, 3 gold, 1 silver
      (bronze) Ivan Riley   1924   400 m hurdles  
      (bronze) Ivan Ljubičić   2004   tennis  
      (bronze) Ivan Ninčević   2012   handball  
      (bronze) Ivan Čupić   2012   handball  
      (gold) Ivan Ukhov   2012   high jump  
      (bronze) Ivan Shtyl   2012   canoe sprint  
      (gold) Ivan Buljubašić   2012   water polo  
      (bronze) Ivan Nifontov   2012   judo  
      (bronze) Ivan Dychko   2012   boxing  
      (silver) Iván García   2012   diving  
      (bronze) Ivan Perrillat Boiteux   2014   cross-country skiing  
      (gold) Vic Wild (a.k.a. Ivan)   2014   snowboarding  
Other Leaders: 4 prime ministers
      Prime Minister Ivan Evstratiev Geshov   1911-1913   Bulgaria  
      Prime Minister Ivan Ivanov Bagryanov   1944   Bulgaria  
      Prime Minister Ivan Kostov   1997-2001   Bulgaria  
      Prime Minister Janez Janša (a.k.a. Ivan)   2004-2008; 2012-2013   Slovenia  
Russian Grand Dukes and Tsars: 3 dukes, 3 tsars
      Duke Ivan I   1325-1341  
      Duke Ivan II   1353-1359  
      Duke Ivan III the Great   1462-1505  
      Tsar Ivan IV the Terrible   1533-1584  
      Tsar Ivan V   1682-1696  
      Tsar Ivan VI   1740-1741  
Saints: 2 blessed, 1 saint
      Blessed Ivan Merz   1896-1928  
      Blessed Ivan Ziatyk   1899-1952  
      Saint John Paul II (a.k.a. Ivan)   1920-2005  
Title Characters: 2 books, 1 song
      (book) Ivan Denisovich   1962   One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich  
      (song) Ivan   1980   Ivan Meets G.I. Joe  
      (book) Ivan   2011   The One and Only Ivan