Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Television: 3 characters
Samantha Evans   1965   Days of Our Lives  
Sami Brady (a.k.a. Samantha)   1965   Days of Our Lives  
Root (a.k.a. Samantha)   2011   Person of Interest  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 4 actresses
Samantha Bond   1961-  
Samantha Mathis   1970-  
Samantha Sloyan   1979-  
Samantha Tolj   1982-  
Notable Athletes: 1 basketball, 1 tennis
(basketball) Samantha Richards   1983-  
(tennis) Samantha Stosur   1984-  
Olympic Medalists: 2 silver, 1 bronze, 1 bronze/silver, 1 gold
(bronze/silver) Samantha Riley   1992; 1996   swimming - 100 m breaststroke; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(gold) Samantha Arsenault   2000   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(bronze) Samantha Richards   2012   basketball  
(silver) Samantha Henry-Robinson   2012   4x100 m relay  
(silver) Samantha Murray   2012   modern pentathlon  
Title Characters: 2 books, 1 song
(book) Samantha Parkington   1988   Meet Samantha  
(song) Samantha   2010   Samantha  
(book) Samantha Sutton   2012   Samantha Sutton and the Labyrinth of Lies