Namesakes for Denis

Namesakes for DENIS:
  Hall-of-Famers: 2 ice hockey
      (ice hockey) Denis Potvin   1991  
      (ice hockey) Denis Savard   2000  

  Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor/comedian
      Denis Leary   1957-  

  Notable Athletes: 2 ice hockey, 1 driving, 1 soccer
      (driving) Denny Hulme (a.k.a. Denis)   1936-1992  
      (soccer) Denis Law   1940-  
      (ice hockey) Denis Potvin   1953-  
      (ice hockey) Denis Savard   1961-  

  Notable Philosophers and Thinkers: 1 philosopher
      Denis Diderot   1713-1784  

  Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 inventor
      Denis Papin   1647-c. 1712  

  Notable Writers: 1 author
      Denis Diderot   1713-1784  

  Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 gold
      (gold) Patrick Marleau (a.k.a. Denis)   2010; 2014   ice hockey  
      (bronze) Denis Ten   2014   Figure skating  

  Portuguese Kings and Queens: 1 king
      King Dinis (a.k.a. Denis)   1279-1325  

  Pulitzer Award Winners: 1 winner
      Denis Johnson   2008; 2012   Tree of Smoke; Train Dreams  

  Saints: 3 blessed, 2 saints
      Saint Dionysius (a.k.a. Denis)   ?-250  
      Blessed Denis of the Nativity   1600-1638  
      Blessed Dionysius Fugishima (a.k.a. Denis)   ?-1622  
      Saint Dionysius Sebuggwao (a.k.a. Denis)   ?-1885  
      Blessed Dionisio Pamplona (a.k.a. Denis)   ?-1936  

  Shakespearian Characters: 1 character
      Dennis (a.k.a. Denis)   As You Like It