Namesakes for Francois

Namesakes for FRANCOIS:
  Frankish and French Kings: 2 kings
      King François I   1515-1547  
      King François II   1559-1560  

  French Presidents: 7 presidents
      Jules Grévy (a.k.a. François)   1879-1887  
      Marie François Sadi Carnot   1887-1894  
      Félix Faure (a.k.a. François)   1895-1899  
      Émile Loubet (a.k.a. François)   1899-1906  
      Albert François Lebrun   1932-1940  
      François Mitterrand   1981-1995  
      François Hollande   2012-  

  Nobel Prize Winners: 2 medicine, 1 literature, 1 peace, 1 physics
      (peace) Auguste Marie François Beernaert   1909  
      (medicine) Corneille Heymans (a.k.a. François)   1938  
      (literature) François Mauriac   1952  
      (medicine) François Jacob   1965  
      (physics) François Englert   2013  

  Notable Artists: 2 painters
      François Boucher   1703-1770  
      Jean-François Millet   1814-1875  

  Notable Explorers and Adventurers: 1 explorer
      Jean François de Galaup   1741-1788  

  Notable Musicians: 4 composers
      François Couperin   1668-1733    
      François-Joseph Gossec   1734-1829    
      Frédéric Chopin (a.k.a. François)   1810-1849   classical  
      Charles Gounod (a.k.a. François)   1818-1893    

  Notable Philosophers and Thinkers: 1 philogist, 1 philosopher
      François-Marie Arouet "Voltaire"   1694-1778  
      Jean-François Champollion   1790-1832  

  Notable Writers: 2 authors
      François Rabelais   c. 1494-1553  
      Marquis de Sade (a.k.a. François)   1740-1814  

  Other Leaders: 7 prime ministers, 1 president
      Prime Minister Pierre de Decker (a.k.a. François)   1855-1857   Belgium  
      Prime Minister Auguste Marie François Beernaert   1884-1894   Belgium  
      Prime Minister Jules Vandenpeereboom (a.k.a. François)   1899   Belgium  
      Prime Minister Gérard Cooreman (a.k.a. François)   1918   Belgium  
      Prime Minister Gaston Eyskens (a.k.a. François)   1949-1950; 1958-1961; 1968-1973   Belgium  
      Prime Minister Paul Vanden Boeynants (a.k.a. François)   1966-1968; 1978-1979   Belgium  
      President Dominique de Villepin (a.k.a. François)   2005-2007   France  
      Prime Minister François Fillon   2007-2012   France  

  Other Royalty: 1 prince
      Emmanuel of Belgium (a.k.a. François)   2005-   Belgium  

  Saints: 5 saints, 3 blessed
      Saint François de Sales   1567-1622  
      Saint Jean-François Régis   1597-1640  
      Blessed François-Xavier of Montmorency-Laval   1623-1708  
      Blessed François-Régis Clet   1748-1820  
      Blessed Pierre-François Jamet   1762-1845  
      Saint François Isidore Gagelin   1799-1833  
      Saint Siméon-François Berneux   1814-1866  
      Saint François Jaccard   ?-1838