Namesakes

Nobel Prize Winners: 1 physics
(physics) Ivar Giaever   1973  
Norwegian Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Ivar Lykke   1926-1928  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor
Ivar Kants   1949-  
Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze/gold, 1 silver
(silver) Birger Holmqvist (a.k.a. Ivar)   1928   ice hockey  
(bronze/gold) Ivar Stukolkin   1980   swimming - 400 m freestyle; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay