Namesakes

Bohemian Kings: 4 kings
King Václav I   1230-1253  
King Václav II   1278-1305  
King Václav III   1305-1306  
King Václav IV   1378-1419  
Hungarian Kings and Queens: 1 king
King Vencel III (a.k.a. Václav)   1301-1305  
Notable Athletes: 1 tennis
(tennis) Vasek Pospisil (a.k.a. Václav)   1990-  
Notable Writers: 1 author, 1 poet
Otokar Březina (a.k.a. Václav)   1868-1929  
Václav Havel   1936-2011  
Other Leaders: 1 president, 1 prime minister/president
President Václav Havel   1989-1992; 1993-2003   Czechoslovakia; Czech Republic  
Prime Minister/President Václav Klaus   1992-1993; 1993-1998; 2003-2013   Czech Republic  
Polish High Dukes and Kings: 2 kings
King Wacław II (a.k.a. Václav)   1296-1305  
King Wacław III (a.k.a. Václav)   1305-1306  
Saints: 1 saint
Saint Wenceslaus (a.k.a. Václav)   907-935