Namesakes

Biblical Characters: 2 characters
John (a.k.a. Jonas)   (m)   John 21:5  
Jonah (a.k.a. Jonas)   (m)   Jonah 1:1  
Notable Athletes: 2 handball, 2 soccer, 1 basketball
(handball) Jonas Källman   1981-  
(handball) Jonas Larholm   1982-  
(soccer) Marcus Olsson (a.k.a. Jonas)   1988-  
(basketball) Serge Ibaka (a.k.a. Jonas)   1989-  
(soccer) Jonas Hector   1990-  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 physician
Jonas Salk   1914-1995  
Olympic Medalists: 5 silver, 1 gold
(gold) Jonas Reckermann   2012   beach volleyball  
(silver) Jonas Høgh-Christensen   2012   sailing  
(silver) Jonas Källman   2012   handball  
(silver) Jonas Larholm   2012   handball  
(silver) Serge Ibaka (a.k.a. Jonas)   2012   basketball  
(silver) Jonas Gustavsson   2014   ice hockey  
Other Leaders: 2 presidents, 1 prime minister
President Jonas Staugaitis   1926   Lithuania  
Prime Minister Jonas Černius   1939   Lithuania  
President Jonas Žemaitis   1949-1954   Lithuania  
Saints: 1 saint
Saint Jonas   ?-327  
Title Characters: 1 book, 1 song
(song) Jonas   1994   My Name Is Jonas  
(book) Jonas   2009   Jonas