Namesakes for Frank

Namesakes for FRANK:
  Australian Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
      Frank Forde   1945  

  Fictional Characters from Books: 2 characters, 1 hero
      Frank Churchill   1815   Emma  
      Frank Hardy   1927   The Tower Treasure  
      Frank Kennedy   1936   Gone With the Wind  

  Fictional Characters from Movies: 1 hero, 1 villain
      Frank Booth   1986   Blue Velvet  
      Frank Drebin   1988   The Naked Gun  

  Hall-of-Famers: 9 ice hockey, 3 baseball, 3 football, 1 basketball
      (ice hockey) Frank McGee   1945  
      (baseball) Frank Chance   1946  
      (ice hockey) Frank Nighbor   1947  
      (ice hockey) Frank "Moose" Goheen   1952  
      (ice hockey) Frank Foyston   1958  
      (ice hockey) Frank Fredrickson   1958  
      (ice hockey) Frank Boucher   1958  
      (ice hockey) Frank Rankin   1961  
      (ice hockey) Frank Brimsek   1966  
      (football) Frank "Bruiser" Kinard   1971  
      (football) Frank Gifford   1977  
      (basketball) Frank Ramsey   1981  
      (ice hockey) Frank Mahovlich   1981  
      (baseball) Frank Robinson   1982  
      (football) Frank Gatski   1985  
      (baseball) Frank Grant   2006  

  Harry Potter Characters: 2 characters
      Frank Bryce  
      Frank Longbottom  

  Nobel Prize Winners: 2 physics, 1 chemistry, 1 medicine, 1 peace
      (peace) Frank B. Kellogg   1929  
      (physics) Cecil Frank Powell   1950  
      (medicine) Frank Macfarlane Burnet   1960  
      (chemistry) Willard Libby (a.k.a. Frank)   1960  
      (physics) Frank Wilczek   2004  

  Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actors
      Frank Sinatra   1915-1998  
      Frank Langella   1938-  

  Notable Artists: 2 architects
      Frank Lloyd Wright   1867-1959  
      Frank Gehry   1929-  

  Notable Athletes: 9 ice hockey, 3 baseball, 3 football, 3 soccer, 1 basketball
      (baseball) Frank Grant   1865-1937  
      (baseball) Frank Chance   1876-1924  
      (ice hockey) Frank McGee   1882-1916  
      (ice hockey) Frank Foyston   1891-1966  
      (ice hockey) Frank Rankin   1891-1932  
      (ice hockey) Frank Nighbor   1893-1966  
      (ice hockey) Frank "Moose" Goheen   1894-1979  
      (ice hockey) Frank Fredrickson   1895-1979  
      (ice hockey) Frank Boucher   1901-1977  
      (ice hockey) Frank Brimsek   1913-1998  
      (football) Frank "Bruiser" Kinard   1914-1985  
      (football) Frank Gatski   1921-2005  
      (football) Frank Gifford   1930-  
      (basketball) Frank Ramsey   1931-  
      (baseball) Frank Robinson   1935-  
      (ice hockey) Frank Mahovlich   1938-  
      (soccer) Frank Rijkaard   1962-  
      (soccer) Frank de Boer   1970-  
      (soccer) Frank Bagnack   1995-  

  Notable Businesspeople: 3 businesspersons
      Franklin Clarence Mars (a.k.a. Frank)   1883-1934  
      Frank Packer   1906-1974  
      Frank Carney   1938-  

  Notable Filmmakers: 5 directors
      Frank Lloyd   1886-1960  
      Frank Borzage   1894-1962  
      Frank Capra   1897-1991  
      Frank Oz   1944-  
      Frank Darabont   1959-  

  Notable Musicians: 1 musician, 1 singer
      Frank Sinatra   1915-1998    
      Frank Zappa   1940-1993    

  Notable Writers: 2 authors
      L. Frank Baum   1856-1919  
      Frank Herbert   1920-1986  

  Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 bronze/gold
      (bronze/gold) Reginald Doherty (a.k.a. Frank)   1900; 1908   tennis  
      (bronze) Win Young (a.k.a. Frank)   1968   Diving  

  Oscar Award Winners: 3 directors, 1 actor
      (director) Frank Borzage   1928; 1932   Seventh Heaven; Bad Girl  
      (director) Frank Lloyd   1929; 1933   The Divine Lady; Cavalcade  
      (director) Frank Capra   1934; 1936; 1938   It Happened One Night; Mr. Deeds Goes to Town; You Can't Take It with You  
      (actor) Frank Sinatra   1953   From Here to Eternity  

  Shakespearian Characters: 1 character
      Master Frank Ford   The Merry Wives of Windsor