Namesakes

Biblical Characters: 1 character
Stephen   (m)   Acts 6:5  
Bishops of Rome and the Popes: 9 popes
Stephen I   254-257  
Stephen II   752-757  
Stephen III   767-772  
Stephen IV   816-817  
Stephen V   885-891  
Stephen VI   896-897  
Stephen VII   929-931  
Stephen VIII   939-942  
Stephen IX   1057-1058  
Canadian Prime Ministers: 2 prime ministers
Louis St. Laurent (a.k.a. Stephen)   1948-1957  
Stephen Harper   2006-2015  
English and British Kings and Queens: 1 king
King Stephen   1135-1154  
Fictional Characters from Books: 2 characters
Stephen Blackpool   1854   Hard Times  
Stephen Dedalus   1916; 1922   A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man; Ulysses  
Fictional Characters from Plays and Musicals: 1 character
Stephen Kodaly   1963   She Loves Me  
Hungarian Kings and Queens: 5 kings
King István I (a.k.a. Stephen)   997-1038  
King István II (a.k.a. Stephen)   1114-1131  
King István III (a.k.a. Stephen)   1161-1162; 1163-1172  
King István IV (a.k.a. Stephen)   1163  
King István V (a.k.a. Stephen)   1270-1272  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 8 actors, 1 actor/comedian, 1 comedian/actor
Stephen Rea   1946-  
Stephen McHattie   1947-  
Stephen Collins   1947-  
Stephen Dillane   1956-  
Stephen Fry   1957-  
Steve Coogan (a.k.a. Stephen)   1965-  
Dougray Scott (a.k.a. Stephen)   1965-  
Stephen Baldwin   1966-  
Stephen Moyer   1969-  
Stephen Dorff   1973-  
Notable Athletes: 3 rugby, 3 soccer, 1 basketball, 1 football
(rugby) Steve Hansen (a.k.a. Stephen)   1959-  
(basketball) Stephen Jackson   1978-  
(rugby) Stephen Moore   1983-  
(soccer) Stephen Ward   1985-  
(soccer) Stephen Quinn   1986-  
(rugby) Leigh Halfpenny (a.k.a. Stephen)   1988-  
(soccer) Stephen Adams   1989-  
(football) Stephen Hill   1991-  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 director, 1 director/screenwriter
Stephen Frears   1941-  
Stephen Poliakoff   1952-  
Notable Hosts and Presenters: 1 television
(television) Stephen Colbert   1964-  
Notable Musicians: 1 composer, 1 composer/lyricist, 1 singer
Stephen Sondheim   1930-   musical theatre  
Stephen Warbeck   1953-     
Bushwick Bill (a.k.a. Stephen)   1966-2019   hip hop  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 physicist
Stephen Hawking   1942-2018  
Notable Writers: 2 authors
Stephen King   1947-  
Stephen Graham Jones   1972-  
Olympic Medalists: 8 gold, 7 bronze, 5 silver, 1 silver/bronze
(bronze) Neville Bulwer-Lytton (a.k.a. Stephen)   1908   jeu de paume  
(silver) Stephen Anderson   1928   110 m hurdles  
(silver) Steve Seymour (a.k.a. Stephen)   1948   javelin throw  
(gold) Walter Ris (a.k.a. Stephen)   1948   swimming - 100 m freestyle; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(gold) Gordy Giovanelli (a.k.a. Stephen)   1948   rowing  
(gold) Stephen Clark   1964   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(gold) Stephen Rerych   1968   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(silver) Stephen Pickell   1976   swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(bronze) Stephen Holland   1976   swimming - 1500 m freestyle  
(silver) Stephen Cram   1984   1500 m  
(gold) Steve Lundquist (a.k.a. Stephen)   1984   swimming - 100 m breaststroke; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(gold) Steve Alford (a.k.a. Stephen)   1984   basketball  
(silver) Kent Manderville (a.k.a. Stephen)   1992   ice hockey  
(bronze) Stephen Clarke   1992   swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(bronze) Stephen Kipkorir   1996   1500 m  
(bronze) Steve Smith (a.k.a. Stephen)   1996   high jump  
(bronze) Stephen Parry   2004   swimming - 200 m butterfly  
(bronze) Stephen Strasburg   2008   baseball  
(silver/bronze) Matt Targett (a.k.a. Stephen)   2008; 2012   swimming  
(gold) Jake Varner (a.k.a. Stephen)   2012   wrestling  
(gold) Stephen Kiprotich   2012   marathon  
Polish High Dukes and Kings: 1 king
King Stefan Báthory (a.k.a. Stephen)   1576-1586  
Saints: 13 saints, 2 blessed
Saint Stephen   ?-36  
Saint Stephen I   ?-257  
Saint Stephen the Younger   713-765  
Saint Stephen of Mar Saba   725-794  
Saint Stephen of Surozh   ?-760  
Saint Stephen I of Hungary   c. 975-1038  
Saint Stephen of Muret   1046-1124  
Saint Stephen of Obazine   1085-1154  
Saint Symeon the Myrrh-streaming (a.k.a. Stephen)   1113-1199  
Saint Stephen Harding   ?-1134  
Blessed Stefano Bandelli (a.k.a. Stephen)   1369-1450  
Blessed Stefano Bellesini (a.k.a. Stephen)   1774-1840  
Saint Stephen Min Kuk-ka   1787-1840  
Saint Etienne-Theodore Cluenot (a.k.a. Stephen)   1802-1861  
Saint Stephen Vihn   ?-1838  
Serbian Kings, Tsars and Princes: 1 despot, 1 king, 1 prince
Prince Stefan I Nemanja (a.k.a. Stephen)   1166-1196  
King Stefan II Nemanjić (a.k.a. Stephen)   1196-1228  
Despot Stefan III Lazarević (a.k.a. Stephen)   1389-1427  
Shakespearian Characters: 2 characters
Stephen Gardiner   Henry VIII  
Sir Stephen Scroop   Richard II  
Title Characters: 2 songs
(song) Stephen   2008   Hey Stephen  
(song) Stephen   2010   Stephen