Namesakes for Charles

Namesakes for CHARLES:
  Austrian Dukes and Emperors: 2 archdukes, 1 emperor
      Archduke Karl I (a.k.a. Charles)   1519-1521  
      Archduke Karl II (a.k.a. Charles)   1711-1740  
      Emperor Karl I (a.k.a. Charles)   1916-1918  

  Bohemian Kings: 4 kings
      King Karel I (a.k.a. Charles)   1346-1378  
      King Karel II (a.k.a. Charles)   1711-1740  
      King Karel Albrecht (a.k.a. Charles)   1741-1743  
      King Karel III (a.k.a. Charles)   1916-1918  

  British Prime Ministers: 3 prime ministers
      Charles Watson-Wentworth   1765-1766; 1782  
      Charles Grey   1830-1834  
      Tony Blair (a.k.a. Charles)   1997-2007  

  Canadian Prime Ministers: 2 prime ministers
      Charles Tupper   1896  
      Joe Clark (a.k.a. Charles)   1979-1980  

  Dutch Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
      Prime Minister Charles Ruijs de Beerenbrouck    

  English and British Kings and Queens: 2 kings
      King Charles I   1625-1649  
      King Charles II   1660-1685  

  Fictional Characters from Books: 6 characters
      Charles Bingley   1813   Pride and Prejudice  
      Charles Musgrove   1818   Persuasion  
      Charles Darnay   1854   A Tale of Two Cities  
      Charles Hamilton   1936   Gone With the Wind  
      Charles Trask   1952   East of Eden  
      Charles Baker Harris   1960   To Kill a Mockingbird  

  Frankish and French Kings: 11 kings
      King Charles I the Great   768-814  
      King Charles II the Bald   843-877  
      King Charles the Fat   884-888  
      King Charles III the Simple   898-922  
      King Charles IV the Fair   1322-1328  
      King Charles V the Wise   1364-1380  
      King Charles VI the Mad   1380-1422  
      King Charles VII the Victorious   1422-1461  
      King Charles VIII   1483-1498  
      King Charles IX   1560-1574  
      King Charles X   1824-1830  

  French Presidents: 2 presidents
      Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte (a.k.a. Charles)   1848-1852  
      Charles de Gaulle   1959-1969  

  German Kings and Holy Roman Emperors: 6 king/emperors
      King/Emperor Karl II the Bald (a.k.a. Charles)   875-877  
      King/Emperor Karl III the Fat (a.k.a. Charles)   881-888  
      King/Emperor Karl IV (a.k.a. Charles)   1346-1378  
      King/Emperor Karl V (a.k.a. Charles)   1519-1558  
      King/Emperor Karl VI (a.k.a. Charles)   1711-1740  
      King/Emperor Karl VII Albrecht (a.k.a. Charles)   1742-1745  

  Hall-of-Famers: 5 baseball, 5 basketball, 1 football, 1 ice hockey
      (baseball) Charles "Old Hoss" Radbourn   1939  
      (baseball) Charles Comiskey   1939  
      (ice hockey) Charlie Gardiner (a.k.a. Charles)   1945  
      (baseball) Charles "Kid" Nichols   1949  
      (baseball) Charlie Gehringer (a.k.a. Charles)   1949  
      (baseball) Charles "Chief" Bender   1953  
      (basketball) Chuck Hyatt (a.k.a. Charles)   1959  
      (basketball) Charles "Stretch" Murphy   1960  
      (football) Charles Bidwill   1967  
      (basketball) Charles "Tarzan" Cooper   1976  
      (basketball) C. M. Newton (a.k.a. Charles)   2000  
      (basketball) Charles Barkley   2006  

  Hungarian Kings and Queens: 4 kings
      King Károly I (a.k.a. Charles)   1308-1342  
      King Károly II the Small (a.k.a. Charles)   1385-1386  
      King Károly III (a.k.a. Charles)   1711-1740  
      King Károly IV (a.k.a. Charles)   1916-1918  

  Nobel Prize Winners: 5 medicine, 5 physics, 3 chemistry, 2 economics, 2 peace
      (peace) Charles Albert Gobat   1902  
      (medicine) Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran   1907  
      (medicine) Charles Richet   1913  
      (physics) Charles Glover Barkla   1917  
      (physics) Charles Édouard Guillaume   1920  
      (peace) Charles G. Dawes   1925  
      (physics) Charles Thomson Rees Wilson   1927  
      (medicine) Charles Nicolle   1928  
      (medicine) Charles Scott Sherrington   1932  
      (chemistry) George de Hevesy (a.k.a. Charles)   1943  
      (physics) Charles Hard Townes   1964  
      (medicine) Charles Brenton Huggins   1966  
      (economics) Tjalling C. Koopmans (a.k.a. Charles)   1975  
      (chemistry) John Polanyi (a.k.a. Charles)   1986  
      (chemistry) Charles J. Pedersen   1987  
      (economics) John Harsanyi (a.k.a. Charles)   1994  
      (physics) Charles K. Kao   2009  

  Norwegian Kings and Queens: 4 kings
      King Karl I (a.k.a. Charles)   1449-1450  
      King Karl II (a.k.a. Charles)   1814-1818  
      King Karl III Johan (a.k.a. Charles)   1818-1844  
      King Karl IV (a.k.a. Charles)   1859-1872  

  Notable Actors and Actresses: 7 actors
      Charles Coburn   1877-1961  
      Charles Laughton   1899-1962  
      Charles Bronson   1921-2003  
      Charles Grodin   1935-  
      Charles Dance   1946-  
      Charles S. Dutton   1951-  
      Charles Shaughnessy   1955-  

  Notable Businesspeople: 6 businesspersons
      Charles Henry Harrod   1799-1885  
      Charles Tiffany   1812-1902  
      Charles T. Hinde   1832-1915  
      Charles Digby Harrod   1841-1905  
      Charles Rolls   1877-1910  
      B. C. Forbes (a.k.a. Charles)   1880-1954  

  Notable Explorers and Adventurers: 2 explorers
      Charles Sturt   1795-1869  
      Charles Lindbergh   1902-1974  

  Notable Hosts and Presenters: 1 television
      Television Charles Grodin   1935-  

  Notable Musicians: 6 musicians, 2 composers
      Charles Dibdin   1745-1814    
      Charles Gounod   1818-1893    
      Hubert Parry (a.k.a. Charles)   1848-1918    
      Charles Mingus   1922-1979   jazz  
      Charles Aznavour   1924-    
      Chuck Berry (a.k.a. Charles)   1926-   rock  
      Ray Charles (a.k.a. Charles)   1930-2004   soul  
      Buddy Holly (a.k.a. Charles)   1936-1959   rock  

  Notable Philosophers and Thinkers: 1 mathematician, 1 philosopher
      Charles Babbage   1791-1871  
      Charles Sanders Peirce   1839-1914  

  Notable Professional Athletes: 4 baseball, 4 basketball, 1 ice hockey
      (baseball) Charles "Old Hoss" Radbourn   1854-1897  
      (baseball) Charles "Kid" Nichols   1869-1953  
      (baseball) Charles "Chief" Bender   1884-1954  
      (baseball) Charlie Gehringer (a.k.a. Charles)   1903-1993  
      (ice hockey) Charlie Gardiner (a.k.a. Charles)   1904-1934  
      (basketball) Charles "Stretch" Murphy   1907-1992  
      (basketball) Charles "Tarzan" Cooper   1907-1980  
      (basketball) Chuck Hyatt (a.k.a. Charles)   1908-1978  
      (basketball) Charles Barkley   1963-  

  Notable Scientists and Inventors: 2 biologists
      Carl Linnaeus (a.k.a. Charles)   1707-1778  
      Charles Darwin   1809-1882  

  Notable Writers: 3 authors, 1 poet
      Charles Perrault   1628-1703  
      Charles Dickens   1812-1870  
      Algernon Charles Swinburne   1837-1909  
      Arthur C. Clarke (a.k.a. Charles)   1917-2008  

  Olympic Medalists: 1 gold
      (gold) Charles Pahud de Mortanges   1928; 1932   Equestrian  

  Oscar Award Winners: 2 actors
      (actor) Charles Laughton   1933   The Private Life of Henry VIII  
      (actor) Charles Coburn   1943   The More the Merrier  

  Other Royalty: 2 princes
      Charles III, Prince of Monaco   1856-1889   Monaco  
      Charles, Prince of Wales   1948-   United Kingdom  

  Portuguese Kings and Queens: 1 king
      King Carlos (a.k.a. Charles)   1889-1908  

  Rock and Roll Hall-of-Famers: 2 musicians
      Chuck Berry (a.k.a. Charles)   1986  
      Ray Charles (a.k.a. Charles)   1986  

  Saints: 9 blessed, 7 saints
      Blessed Charles the Good   ?-1127  
      Blessed Charles de Sayn   ?-1212  
      Blessed Charles of Blois   1320-1364  
      Saint Carlo Borromeo (a.k.a. Charles)   1538-1584  
      Blessed Carlos Espinola (a.k.a. Charles)   1564-1622  
      Saint Charles Garnier   1606-1649  
      Saint Carlo of Sezze (a.k.a. Charles)   1616-1670  
      Saint Charles Hyon Song-mun   1797-1846  
      Saint Jean-Charles Cornay   1809-1837  
      Saint Charles of Mount Argus   1821-1893  
      Blessed Charles de Foucauld   1858-1916  
      Saint Charles Lwanga   ?-1887  
      Blessed Charles I of Austria   1887-1922  
      Blessed Karl Leisner (a.k.a. Charles)   1915-1945  
      Blessed Carlos Manuel Rodríguez Santiago (a.k.a. Charles)   1918-1963  
      Blessed Carlos Erana Guruceta (a.k.a. Charles)   ?-1936  

  Scottish Kings and Queens: 2 kings
      King Charles I   1625-1649  
      King Charles II   1649-1685  

  Shakespearian Characters: 3 characters
      Charles   As You Like It  
      Charles VI   Henry V  
      Charles VII the Victorious   Henry VI (1)  

  Spanish Kings and Queens: 5 kings
      King Carlos I (a.k.a. Charles)   1517-1556  
      King Carlos II the Bewitched (a.k.a. Charles)   1665-1700  
      King Carlos III (a.k.a. Charles)   1759-1788  
      King Carlos IV (a.k.a. Charles)   1788-1808  
      King Juan Carlos I (a.k.a. Charles)   1975-  

  Swedish Kings and Queens: 10 kings
      King Karl I (or VII) (a.k.a. Charles)   1161-1167  
      King Karl II (or VIII) (a.k.a. Charles)   1448-1457; 1464-1465; 1467-1470  
      King Karl IX (a.k.a. Charles)   1599-1611  
      King Karl X Gustav (a.k.a. Charles)   1654-1660  
      King Karl XI (a.k.a. Charles)   1660-1697  
      King Karl XII (a.k.a. Charles)   1697-1718  
      King Karl XIII (a.k.a. Charles)   1809-1818  
      King Karl XIV Johan (a.k.a. Charles)   1818-1844  
      King Karl XV (a.k.a. Charles)   1859-1872  
      King Carl XVI Gustaf (a.k.a. Charles)   1973-