Namesakes for David

Namesakes for DAVID:
  American Presidents: 1 president
      Dwight D. Eisenhower (a.k.a. David)   1953-1961  

  Biblical Characters: 1 character
      David   (m)   1 Sam. 16:12  

  British Prime Ministers: 2 prime ministers
      David Lloyd George   1916-1922  
      David Cameron   2010-  

  Canadian Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
      John Sparrow David Thompson   1892-1894  

  Fictional Characters from Books: 2 heroes
      David Copperfield   1849   David Copperfield  
      David Balfour   1886   Kidnapped  

  Hall-of-Famers: 3 basketball, 1 football, 1 ice hockey
      (ice hockey) David "Sweeney" Schriner   1962  
      (football) David "Deacon" Jones   1980  
      (basketball) Dave Cowens (a.k.a. David)   1991  
      (basketball) David Thompson   1996  
      (basketball) David Robinson   2009  

  Hurricanes and Tropical Storms: 1 hurricane
      Hurricane David   1979  

  Israelite and Judean Kings: 1 king
      King David   c. 1010-c. 970 BC   Israel  

  Nobel Prize Winners: 6 physics, 2 medicine, 1 chemistry, 1 peace
      (physics) Carl David Anderson   1936  
      (physics) Brian David Josephson   1973  
      (medicine) David Baltimore   1975  
      (medicine) David H. Hubel   1981  
      (physics) David Morris Lee   1996  
      (peace) David Trimble   1998  
      (physics) David Gross   2004  
      (physics) Hugh David Politzer   2004  
      (chemistry) Roger D. Kornberg (a.k.a. David)   2006  
      (physics) David Jeffrey Wineland   2012  

  Notable Actors and Actresses: 26 actors, 1 actor/comedian, 1 comedian
      David Niven   1910-1983  
      David Tomlinson   1917-2000  
      David McCallum   1933-  
      David Carradine   1936-2009  
      David Jason   1940-  
      David Warner   1941-  
      David Ogden Stiers   1942-  
      David Soul   1943-  
      David Rasche   1944-  
      David Letterman   1947-  
      David Strathairn   1949-  
      David Hasselhoff   1952-  
      David Morse   1953-  
      David Caruso   1956-  
      David Hyde Pierce   1959-  
      David Duchovny   1960-  
      David Thewlis   1963-  
      David Morrissey   1964-  
      David Spade   1964-  
      David Wenham   1965-  
      David Schwimmer   1966-  
      David Conrad   1967-  
      David Boreanaz   1969-  
      David Sutcliffe   1969-  
      David Tennant   1971-  
      David Arquette   1971-  
      David Faustino   1974-  
      David Gallagher   1985-  

  Notable Artists: 2 painters
      Caspar David Friedrich   1774-1840  
      David Hockney   1937-  

  Notable Athletes: 6 soccer, 3 basketball, 1 football, 1 ice hockey
      (ice hockey) David "Sweeney" Schriner   1911-1990  
      (football) David "Deacon" Jones   1938-2013  
      (basketball) Dave Cowens (a.k.a. David)   1948-  
      (basketball) David Thompson   1954-  
      (basketball) David Robinson   1965-  
      (soccer) David Villa   1981-  
      (soccer) BenoĆ®t Assou-Ekotto (a.k.a. David)   1984-  
      (soccer) David Silva   1986-  
      (soccer) David Luiz   1987-  
      (soccer) David de Gea   1990-  
      (soccer) Mathew Ryan (a.k.a. David)   1992-  

  Notable Businesspeople: 3 businesspersons
      David Dunbar Buick   1854-1929  
      David Packard   1912-1996  
      David Edgerton   1928-  

  Notable Explorers and Adventurers: 1 explorer
      David Livingstone   1813-1873  

  Notable Filmmakers: 4 directors, 1 director/producer/screenwriter, 1 screenwriter, 1 screenwriter/director
      David Lean   1908-1991  
      David Seidler   1937-  
      David Cronenberg   1943-  
      David Lynch   1946-  
      David Zucker   1947-  
      David O. Russell   1958-  
      David Fincher   1962-  

  Notable Hosts and Presenters: 1 television
      Television David Letterman   1947-  

  Notable Musicians: 4 musicians, 1 composer, 1 musician/singer
      David Crosby   1941-   rock  
      David Gilmour   1946-    
      David Bowie   1947-   rock  
      David Byrne   1952-    
      David Arnold   1962-    
      David Gray   1968-    

  Notable Philosophers and Thinkers: 2 philosophers, 1 economist, 1 mathematician
      David Hume   1711-1776  
      David Ricardo   1772-1823  
      Henry David Thoreau   1817-1862  
      David Hilbert   1862-1943  

  Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 inventor
      David Dunbar Buick   1854-1929  

  Notable Writers: 2 authors, 1 playwright
      D. H. Lawrence (a.k.a. David)   1885-1930  
      J. D. Salinger (a.k.a. David)   1919-2010  
      David Seidler   1937-  

  Olympic Medalists: 3 silver, 1 bronze/gold, 1 gold
      (bronze/gold) David Boudia   2012   Diving  
      (silver) David Murdoch   2014   Curling  
      (silver) Johnny Oduya (a.k.a. David)   2014   ice hockey  
      (silver) David Morris   2014   Freestyle Skiing  
      (gold) David Wise   2014   Freestyle Skiing  

  Oscar Award Winners: 1 actor, 1 director
      (director) David Lean   1957; 1962   The Bridge on the River Kwai; Lawrence of Arabia  
      (actor) David Niven   1958   Separate Tables  

  Pulitzer Award Winners: 2 winners
      David Gates   1992   Jernigan  
      David Foster Wallace   2012   The Pale King  

  Saints: 7 saints, 1 blessed
      Saint David   c. 500-589  
      Saint David of Thessalonica   ?-540  
      Saint Gleb (a.k.a. David)   ?-1019  
      Saint David of Sweden   ?-1080  
      Saint David I   1084-1153  
      Blessed David Gonson   ?-1541  
      Saint David Lewis   1616-1697  
      Saint David Uribe Velasco   1889-1927  

  Scottish Kings and Queens: 2 kings
      King David I   1124-1153  
      King David II   1329-1332; 1336-1371