Jacob
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Namesakes for Jacob
Biblical Characters: 1 character
      Jacob   (m)   Gen. 25:26/Gen. 32:28  
Dutch Prime Ministers: 3 prime ministers
      Prime Minister Jacob de Kempenaer   1848-1849  
      Prime Minister Jan Jacob Rochussen   1858-1860  
      Prime Minister Jacob van Zuylen van Nijevelt   1861; 1866-1868  
Fictional Characters from Books: 1 character
      Jacob Marley   1843   A Christmas Carol  
Notable Artists: 1 painter
      Jacopo Comin "Tintoretto" (a.k.a. Jacob)   1518-1594  
Notable Businesspeople: 2 businesspersons
      John Jacob Astor   1763-1848  
      John Jacob Astor IV   1864-1912  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 director
      J. J. Abrams (a.k.a. Jacob)   1966-  
Notable Politicians and Statesmen: 1 politician
      Jacob Cats   1577-1660  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 chemist
      Jöns Jacob Berzelius   1779-1848  
Notable Writers: 2 poets, 1 author
      Jacob van Maerlant   c. 1235-c. 1300  
      Jacob Cats   1577-1660  
      Jacob Grimm   1785-1863  
Olympic Medalists: 1 gold, 1 silver
      (gold) Jacob Clear   2012   canoe sprint  
      (silver) Jacob Wukie   2012   archery  
Other Leaders: 1 prime minister
      Prime Minister Jacob Brønnum Scavenius Estrup   1875-1894   Denmark  
Saints: 3 blessed, 3 saints
      Saint James (a.k.a. Jacob)   ?-338  
      Saint James of Nisibis (a.k.a. Jacob)   ?-350  
      Blessed Jacques-Désiré Laval (a.k.a. Jacob)   1803-1864  
      Saint Jacques-Honoré Chastan (a.k.a. Jacob)   ?-1839  
      Blessed Jakob Kern (a.k.a. Jacob)   1897-1924  
      Blessed Jakob Gapp (a.k.a. Jacob)   1897-1943  
Title Characters: 4 books, 2 songs
      (song) Jacob   1980; 1986   Jacob's Ladder  
      (book) Jacob   1980   Jacob Have I Loved  
      (book) Jacob Green   2004   The Unthinkable Thoughts of Jacob Green  
      (book) Jacob de Zoet   2010   The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet  
      (song) Jacob   2011   Noah and Jacob's Song  
      (book) Jacob   2015   Jacob