Namesakes for John

Namesakes for JOHN:
  American Presidents: 4 presidents
      John Adams   1797-1801  
      John Quincy Adams   1825-1829  
      John Tyler   1841-1845  
      John F. Kennedy   1961-1963  

  Australian Prime Ministers: 7 prime ministers
      Chris Watson (a.k.a. John)   1904  
      John Curtin   1941-1945  
      John McEwen   1967-1968  
      John Gorton   1968-1971  
      Malcolm Fraser (a.k.a. John)   1975-1983  
      Paul Keating (a.k.a. John)   1991-1996  
      John Howard   1996-2007  

  Biblical Characters: 5 characters
      John Mark   (m)   Acts 12:12  
      John   (m)   Acts 4:6  
      John   (m)   John 21:5  
      John the Baptist   (m)   Matt. 3:3  
      John   (m)   Matt. 4:21/Mark 3:17  

  Bishops of Rome and the Popes: 23 popes, 2 antipopes
      John I   523-526  
      John II   533-535  
      John III   561-574  
      John IV   640-642  
      John V   685-686  
      John VI   701-705  
      John VII   705-707  
      John VIII   872-882  
      John IX   898-900  
      John X   914-928  
      John XI   931-935  
      John XII   955-964  
      John XIII   965-972  
      John XIV   983-984  
      John XV   985-996  
      John   997-998  
      John XVII   1003  
      John XVIII   1003-1009  
      John XIX   1024-1032  
      John XXI   1276-1277  
      John XXII   1316-1334  
      John   1410-1415  
      John XXIII   1958-1963  
      John Paul I   1978  
      John Paul II   1978-2005  

  Bohemian Kings: 1 king
      King Jan the Blind (a.k.a. John)   1310-1346  

  British Prime Ministers: 5 prime ministers
      John Stuart   1762-1763  
      F. J. Robinson (a.k.a. John)   1827-1828  
      Henry John Temple   1855-1858; 1859-1865  
      John Russell   1846-1852; 1865-1866  
      John Major   1990-1997  

  Bulgarian Kings and Tsars: 10 tsars
      Tsar Ivan Vladislav (a.k.a. John)   1015-1018  
      Tsar Ivan Asen I (a.k.a. John)   1189-1196  
      Tsar Kaloyan (a.k.a. John)   1197-1207  
      Tsar Ivan Asen II (a.k.a. John)   1218-1241  
      Tsar Ivan Asen III (a.k.a. John)   1279-1280  
      Tsar Ivan II (a.k.a. John)   1298-1299  
      Tsar Ivan Stefan (a.k.a. John)   1330-1331  
      Tsar Ivan Aleksandar (a.k.a. John)   1331-1371  
      Tsar Ivan Sratsimir (a.k.a. John)   1356-1396  
      Tsar Ivan Shishman (a.k.a. John)   1371-1395  

  Canadian Prime Ministers: 5 prime ministers
      John A. Macdonald   1867-1873; 1878-1891  
      John Abbott   1891-1892  
      John Sparrow David Thompson   1892-1894  
      John Diefenbaker   1957-1963  
      John Turner   1984  

  Danish Kings and Queens: 1 king
      King Hans (a.k.a. John)   1481-1513  

  Emmy Award Winners: 2 actors
      (actor) John Ritter   1984   Three's Company  
      (actor) John Lithgow   1996; 1997; 1999   3rd Rock from the Sun  

  English and British Kings and Queens: 1 king
      King John   1199-1216  

  Fictional Characters from Books: 9 characters, 1 hero
      John Dashwood   1811   Sense and Sensibility  
      John Willoughby   1811   Sense and Sensibility  
      John Thorpe   1817   Northanger Abbey  
      John Browdie   1839   Nicholas Nickleby  
      John Brooke   1868   Little Women  
      Dr. John Watson   1887   A Study in Scarlet  
      John Seward   1897   Dracula  
      John the Savage   1932   Brave New World  
      John Yossarian   1961   Catch-22  
      Christopher John Francis Boone   2003   The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time  

  Fictional Characters from Movies: 1 hero
      John McClane   1988   Die Hard  

  Fictional Characters from Plays and Musicals: 1 hero
      John Worthing   1895   The Importance of Being Earnest  

  Fictional Characters from Traditional Tales: 1 character
      Little John   English  

  Frankish and French Kings: 2 kings
      King Jean I (a.k.a. John)   1316  
      King Jean II the Good (a.k.a. John)   1350-1364  

  Hall-of-Famers: 11 basketball, 9 football, 5 baseball, 2 ice hockey
      (baseball) John McGraw   1937  
      (baseball) John Franklin "Home Run" Baker   1955  
      (basketball) John Schommer   1959  
      (basketball) John Wooden   1960  
      (basketball) John Roosma   1961  
      (basketball) John "Cat" Thompson   1962  
      (baseball) John Clarkson   1963  
      (baseball) John Montgomery Ward   1964  
      (basketball) John "Honey" Russell   1964  
      (ice hockey) John "Black Jack" Stewart   1964  
      (football) John "Paddy" Driscoll   1965  
      (basketball) John Beckman   1972  
      (baseball) John Henry Lloyd   1977  
      (ice hockey) Johnny Bucyk (a.k.a. John)   1981  
      (basketball) Jack Twyman (a.k.a. John)   1982  
      (basketball) John Havlicek   1983  
      (football) John Henry Johnson   1987  
      (football) John Hannah   1991  
      (football) John Mackey   1992  
      (football) John Riggins   1992  
      (basketball) John Thompson   1999  
      (basketball) John Chaney   2001  
      (football) John Stallworth   2002  
      (football) John Elway   2004  
      (football) John Madden   2006  
      (basketball) John Stockton   2009  
      (football) John Randle   2010  

  Harry Potter Characters: 1 character
      Remus Lupin (a.k.a. John)  

  Hungarian Kings and Queens: 2 kings
      King János I Zápolya (a.k.a. John)   1526-1540  
      King János II Zsigmond Zápolya (a.k.a. John)   1540-1571  

  Nobel Prize Winners: 9 chemistry, 8 physics, 7 medicine, 5 economics, 5 peace, 4 literature
      (physics) John Strutt, Lord Rayleigh   1904  
      (physics) J. J. Thomson (a.k.a. John)   1906  
      (medicine) John James Rickard Macleod   1923  
      (literature) John Galsworthy   1932  
      (peace) John Mott   1946  
      (chemistry) John Howard Northrop   1946  
      (peace) John Boyd Orr   1949  
      (physics) John Cockcroft   1951  
      (chemistry) Archer John Porter Martin   1952  
      (medicine) John Franklin Enders   1954  
      (physics) John Bardeen   1956; 1972  
      (peace) Philip Noel-Baker (a.k.a. John)   1959  
      (peace) Albert Lutuli (a.k.a. John)   1960  
      (literature) John Steinbeck   1962  
      (chemistry) John Kendrew   1962  
      (medicine) John Eccles   1963  
      (literature) Jean-Paul Sartre (a.k.a. John)   1964  
      (economics) John Hicks   1972  
      (physics) John Robert Schrieffer   1972  
      (chemistry) Paul John Flory   1974  
      (chemistry) John Cornforth   1975  
      (physics) John Hasbrouck Van Vleck   1977  
      (medicine) John Vane   1982  
      (chemistry) John Polanyi   1986  
      (medicine) J. Michael Bishop (a.k.a. John)   1989  
      (economics) John Harsanyi   1994  
      (economics) John Forbes Nash Jr.   1994  
      (chemistry) John E. Walker   1997  
      (chemistry) John Pople   1998  
      (peace) John Hume   1998  
      (chemistry) John Fenn   2002  
      (medicine) John Sulston   2002  
      (economics) Clive Granger (a.k.a. John)   2003  
      (literature) J. M. Coetzee (a.k.a. John)   2003  
      (physics) John L. Hall   2005  
      (physics) John C. Mather   2006  
      (economics) Thomas J. Sargent (a.k.a. John)   2011  
      (medicine) John Gurdon   2012  

  Norwegian Kings and Queens: 1 king
      King Hans (a.k.a. John)   1483-1513  

  Notable Actors and Actresses: 37 actors, 1 comedian/actor
      John Houseman   1902-1988  
      John Gielgud   1904-2000  
      John Carradine   1906-1988  
      John Wayne   1907-1979  
      John Mills   1908-2005  
      John Cassavetes   1929-1989  
      John Aniston   1933-  
      John Cleese   1939-  
      John Hurt   1940-  
      John Mahoney   1940-  
      John Thaw   1942-2002  
      John Lyons   1943-  
      John Nettles   1943-  
      John Rhys-Davies   1944-  
      John McCook   1944-  
      John Lithgow   1945-  
      John Ratzenberger   1947-  
      John Noble   1948-  
      John Ritter   1948-2003  
      John Belushi   1949-1982  
      J. G. Hertzler (a.k.a. John)   1949-  
      John Shea   1949-  
      John Candy   1950-1994  
      John Goodman   1952-  
      John Malkovich   1953-  
      John Travolta   1954-  
      John Pankow   1954-  
      John Turturro   1957-  
      John C. McGinley   1959-  
      John Schneider   1960-  
      John Corbett   1961-  
      John Hannah   1962-  
      John Slattery   1962-  
      John Stamos   1963-  
      John Leguizamo   1964-  
      John C. Reilly   1965-  
      John Cusack   1966-  
      John Krasinski   1979-  

  Notable Artists: 4 painters, 1 conceptual artist, 1 sculptor, 1 sculptor/painter
      Jan van Eyck (a.k.a. John)   c. 1395-1441  
      Fra Angelico (a.k.a. John)   c. 1395-1455  
      Jan Vermeer (a.k.a. John)   1632-1675  
      John Constable   1776-1837  
      Jean Arp (a.k.a. John)   1886-1966  
      Joan Miró (a.k.a. John)   1893-1983  
      John Baldessari   1931-  

  Notable Athletes: 9 basketball, 8 football, 7 soccer, 4 baseball, 2 ice hockey, 1 boxing, 1 tennis
      (baseball) John Montgomery Ward   1860-1925  
      (baseball) John Clarkson   1861-1909  
      (basketball) John Schommer   1884-1960  
      (baseball) John Henry Lloyd   1884-1964  
      (baseball) John Franklin "Home Run" Baker   1886-1963  
      (basketball) John Beckman   1895-1968  
      (football) John "Paddy" Driscoll   1896-1968  
      (basketball) John Roosma   1900-1983  
      (basketball) John "Honey" Russell   1902-1973  
      (basketball) John "Cat" Thompson   1906-1990  
      (basketball) John Wooden   1910-2010  
      (ice hockey) John "Black Jack" Stewart   1917-1983  
      (football) John Henry Johnson   1929-2011  
      (basketball) Jack Twyman (a.k.a. John)   1934-2012  
      (ice hockey) Johnny Bucyk (a.k.a. John)   1935-  
      (basketball) John Havlicek   1940-  
      (football) John Mackey   1941-2011  
      (football) John Riggins   1949-  
      (football) John Hannah   1951-  
      (football) John Stallworth   1952-  
      (tennis) John McEnroe   1959-  
      (football) John Elway   1960-  
      (basketball) John Stockton   1962-  
      (soccer) John de Wolf   1962-  
      (soccer) John van 't Schip   1963-  
      (soccer) John Bosman   1965-  
      (soccer) John van Loen   1965-  
      (football) John Randle   1967-  
      (boxing) Emmanuel Nwodo (a.k.a. John)   1974-  
      (soccer) John Heitinga   1983-  
      (soccer) Mile Jedinak (a.k.a. John)   1984-  
      (soccer) Oliver Bozanić (a.k.a. John)   1989-  

  Notable Businesspeople: 8 businesspersons
      John Jacob Astor   1763-1848  
      J. P. Morgan (a.k.a. John)   1837-1913  
      John D. Rockefeller   1839-1937  
      John Roll McLean   1848-1916  
      Cecil Rhodes (a.k.a. John)   1853-1902  
      John Jacob Astor IV   1864-1912  
      John de Mol   1955-  
      John Schnatter   1961-  

  Notable Evildoers: 1 assassin, 1 criminal, 1 murderer
      John Wilkes Booth   1838-1865  
      John Dillinger   1903-1934  
      John Wayne Gacy   1942-1994  

  Notable Explorers and Adventurers: 14 explorers
      Giovanni da Pian del Carpine (a.k.a. John)   1182-1252  
      Giovanni Caboto (a.k.a. John)   c. 1450-c. 1499  
      Juan Ponce de León (a.k.a. John)   1474-1521  
      Juan Sebastián Elcano (a.k.a. John)   1476-1526  
      Giovanni da Verrazzano (a.k.a. John)   1485-1528  
      Jean François de Galaup (a.k.a. John)   1741-1788  
      John Ledyard   1751-1789  
      John Oxley   1784-1828  
      John Franklin   1786-1847  
      John Lloyd Stephens   1805-1852  
      John McDouall Stuart   1815-1866  
      John Hanning Speke   1827-1864  
      John Wesley Powell   1834-1902  
      John Glenn   1921-  

  Notable Filmmakers: 8 directors, 1 screenwriter/producer/director/editor
      John Ford   1894-1973  
      John Huston   1906-1987  
      John Schlesinger   1926-2003  
      John Cassavetes   1929-1989  
      John Boorman   1933-  
      John G. Avildsen   1935-  
      John Badham   1939-  
      John Carpenter   1948-  
      John Hughes   1950-2009  

  Notable Hosts and Presenters: 1 television
      Television Rove McManus (a.k.a. John)   1974-  

  Notable Musicians: 12 composers, 9 musicians
      Johann Sebastian Bach (a.k.a. John)   1685-1750   classical  
      Johannes Brahms (a.k.a. John)   1833-1897    
      John Philip Sousa   1854-1932    
      Jean Sibelius (a.k.a. John)   1865-1957    
      John Cage   1912-1992    
      John Lee Hooker   1917-2001   blues  
      John "Dizzy" Gillespie   1917-1993   jazz  
      John Coltrane   1926-1967   jazz  
      John Williams   1932-    
      Johnny Cash (a.k.a. John)   1932-2003   country  
      John Barry   1933-2011    
      John Lennon   1940-1980   rock  
      Scatman John (a.k.a. John)   1942-    
      John Fogerty   1945-   rock  
      John Carpenter   1948-    
      John Lydon   1956-   rock  
      John Debney   1956-    
      Jon Bon Jovi (a.k.a. John)   1962-   rock  
      John Powell   1963-    
      John Murphy   1965-    
      Jack White (a.k.a. John)   1975-   rock  

  Notable Philosophers and Thinkers: 5 philosophers, 3 mathematicians, 2 theologians, 1 economist, 1 psychologist
      John Duns Scotus   c. 1266-1308  
      Jean Chauvin (a.k.a. John)   1509-1564  
      John Napier   1550-1617  
      John Locke   1632-1704  
      Jean-Jacques Rousseau (a.k.a. John)   1712-1778  
      Johann Gottlieb Fichte (a.k.a. John)   1762-1814  
      John Stuart Mill   1806-1873  
      John Dewey   1859-1952  
      John Maynard Keynes   1883-1946  
      John von Neumann   1903-1957  
      Jean-Paul Sartre (a.k.a. John)   1905-1980  
      John Forbes Nash Jr.   1928-  

  Notable Scientists and Inventors: 2 biologists, 2 inventors, 2 physicists, 1 astronomer, 1 chemist
      Johannes Kepler (a.k.a. John)   1571-1630  
      Jean-Baptiste Lamarck (a.k.a. John)   1744-1829  
      John Dalton   1766-1844  
      John James Audubon   1785-1851  
      John Herschel   1792-1871  
      John Browning   1855-1926  
      J. J. Thomson (a.k.a. John)   1856-1940  
      John Logie Baird   1888-1946  

  Notable Writers: 8 authors, 2 playwrights, 2 poets, 1 fabulist
      Giovanni Boccaccio (a.k.a. John)   1313-1375  
      John Milton   1608-1674  
      Jean de La Fontaine (a.k.a. John)   1621-1695  
      Jean Baptiste Poquelin "Molière" (a.k.a. John)   1622-1673  
      Jean Racine (a.k.a. John)   1639-1699  
      Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (a.k.a. John)   1749-1832  
      John Keats   1795-1821  
      Hans Christian Andersen (a.k.a. John)   1805-1875  
      J. R. R. Tolkien (a.k.a. John)   1892-1973  
      John Steinbeck   1902-1968  
      Jean-Paul Sartre (a.k.a. John)   1905-1980  
      John Updike   1932-2009  
      John Grisham   1955-  

  Olympic Medalists: 2 silver, 1 gold
      (silver) David Morris (a.k.a. John)   2014   Freestyle Skiing  
      (gold) John Tavares   2014   Ice hockey  
      (silver) Gabriel Landeskog (a.k.a. John)   2014   Ice hockey  

  Oscar Award Winners: 4 actors, 4 directors
      (director) John Huston   1948   The Treasure of the Sierra Madre  
      (director) John Ford   1935; 1940; 1941; 1952   The Informer; The Grapes of Wrath; How Green Was My Valley; The Quiet Man  
      (actor) John Wayne   1969   True Grit  
      (director) John Schlesinger   1969   Midnight Cowboy  
      (actor) John Mills   1970   Ryan's Daughter  
      (actor) John Houseman   1973   The Paper Chase  
      (director) John G. Avildsen   1976   Rocky  
      (actor) John Gielgud   1981   Arthur  

  Polish High Dukes and Kings: 3 kings
      King Jan I Albert (a.k.a. John)   1492-1501  
      King Jan II Casimir (a.k.a. John)   1648-1668  
      King Jan III (a.k.a. John)   1674-1696  

  Portuguese Kings and Queens: 6 kings
      King João I the Good (a.k.a. John)   1385-1433  
      King João II (a.k.a. John)   1477; 1481-1495  
      King João III the Pious (a.k.a. John)   1521-1557  
      King João IV the Restorer (a.k.a. John)   1640-1656  
      King João V the Magnanimous (a.k.a. John)   1706-1750  
      King João VI (a.k.a. John)   1816-1826  

  Pulitzer Award Winners: 6 winners
      John Phillips Marquand   1938   The Late George Apley  
      John Steinbeck   1940   The Grapes of Wrath  
      John Hersey   1945   A Bell for Adano  
      John Cheever   1979   The Stories of John Cheever  
      John Kennedy Toole   1981   A Confederacy of Dunces  
      John Updike   1982; 1991   Rabbit Is Rich; Rabbit at Rest  

  Roman and Byzantine Emperors: 8 emperors
      Emperor Johannes Tzimisces (a.k.a. John)   969-976  
      Emperor Johannes Comnenus (a.k.a. John)   1118-1143  
      Emperor Johannes Ducas Vatatzes (a.k.a. John)   1221-1254  
      Emperor Johannes Ducas Lascaris (a.k.a. John)   1258-1261  
      Emperor Johannes Cantacuzenus (a.k.a. John)   1341-1354  
      Emperor Johannes Palaeologus; John V Palaeologus   1341-1376; 1379-1390; 1390-1391  
      Emperor Johannes Palaeologus (a.k.a. John)   1390  
      Emperor Johannes Palaeologus (a.k.a. John)   1425-1448  

  Saints: 111 saints, 104 blessed
      Saint John the Baptist   ?-32  
      Saint John the Apostle   ?-100  
      Saint John of Nicomedia   ?-303  
      Saint John   ?-304  
      Saint John of Egypt   305-394  
      Saint John   ?-311  
      Saint John   ?-344  
      Saint John   ?-362  
      Saint John   ?-362  
      Saint John Chrysostom   ?-407  
      Saint John I   ?-432  
      Saint John Angeloptes   ?-433  
      Saint John Cassian   ?-433  
      Saint John of Reomay   444-544  
      Saint John Calybites   ?-450  
      Saint John the Silent   454-558  
      Saint John I   470-526  
      Saint John of Châlons   ?-475  
      Saint John I Angeloptes   ?-494  
      Saint John Climacus   525-605  
      Saint John the Almsgiver   555-619  
      Saint John   ?-609  
      Saint John Camillus the Good   ?-660  
      Saint John of Damascus   676-749  
      Saint John   ?-690  
      Saint John   ?-707  
      Saint John of Atares   ?-718  
      Saint John of Beverley   ?-721  
      Saint John the Wonderworker   ?-750  
      Saint John de Atares   ?-750  
      Saint John   ?-796  
      Saint John   ?-800  
      Saint John of Constantinople   ?-813  
      Saint John   ?-813  
      Saint John   ?-850  
      Saint John of Gorze   ?-974  
      Saint John Gualbert   995-1073  
      Saint John the Iberian   ?-1002  
      Saint John Theristus   1049-1129  
      Saint John the Hermit   1050-1143  
      Saint Jón Ögmundsson (a.k.a. John)   1052-1121  
      Saint John Scotus   ?-1066  
      Saint John of Matera   1070-1139  
      Saint John   ?-1094  
      Saint John of the Grating   1098-1168  
      Saint John of Lodi   ?-1106  
      Blessed John the Spaniard   1123-1160  
      Blessed John of Thérouanne   ?-1130  
      Saint John of Matha   1154-1213  
      Saint John of Meda   ?-1159  
      Blessed John Buoni   1168-1249  
      Blessed John Cacciafronte   ?-1183  
      Blessed John of Salerno   1190-1242  
      Saint John Ducas Vatatzes   1192-1254  
      Blessed John of Parma   1209-1289  
      Saint John of Perugia   ?-1231  
      Blessed Giovanni Pelingotto (a.k.a. John)   1240-1304  
      Blessed Giovanni della Verna (a.k.a. John)   1259-1322  
      Blessed John of Thorn   ?-1264  
      Blessed John of Barastre   ?-1275  
      Blessed John of Vercelli   ?-1283  
      Blessed Jan of Ruysbroeck (a.k.a. John)   1293-1381  
      Blessed Giovanni Colombini (a.k.a. John)   1300-1367  
      Saint John of Bridlington   1319-1379  
      Blessed Giovanni Rainuzzi (a.k.a. John)   ?-1330  
      Blessed Giovanni of Rieti (a.k.a. John)   ?-1350  
      Blessed Giovanni Dominici (a.k.a. John)   1356-1419  
      Blessed Giovanni of Vallombrosa (a.k.a. John)   ?-1380  
      Saint Giovanni of Capistrano (a.k.a. John)   1386-1456  
      Saint Jan of Kanty (a.k.a. John)   1390-1474  
      Saint Jan Nepomucene (a.k.a. John)   ?-1393  
      Blessed Juan de Cetina (a.k.a. John)   ?-1397  
      Saint Juan de Sahagún (a.k.a. John)   1430-1479  
      Blessed Giovanni Angelo Porro (a.k.a. John)   1451-1506  
      Saint John Fisher   1469-1535  
      Blessed Giovanni Battista Righi di Fabriano (a.k.a. John)   1469-1539  
      Blessed John Forest   1473-1538  
      Saint Juan Diego (a.k.a. John)   1474-1548  
      Blessed Giovanni Marinoni (a.k.a. John)   1490-1562  
      Saint João of God (a.k.a. John)   1495-1550  
      Blessed Giovanni Liccio (a.k.a. John)   ?-1511  
      Blessed Hans Wagner (a.k.a. John)   ?-1516  
      Saint Juan de Ribera (a.k.a. John)   1532-1611  
      Blessed John Nelson   1534-1578  
      Blessed John Haile   ?-1535  
      Saint John Houghton   ?-1535  
      Blessed John Davy   ?-1537  
      Blessed John Rochester   ?-1537  
      Saint John Stone   ?-1538  
      Blessed John Beche   ?-1539  
      Blessed John Eynon   ?-1539  
      Blessed John Rugg   ?-1539  
      Blessed John Thorne   ?-1539  
      Saint Giovanni Leonardi (a.k.a. John)   1541-1609  
      Saint Juan of the Cross (a.k.a. John)   1542-1591  
      Blessed John Munden   1543-1584  
      Blessed John Adams   1543-1586  
      Blessed John Larke   ?-1544  
      Blessed Giovenale Ancina (a.k.a. John)   1545-1604  
      Blessed Juan Grande (a.k.a. John)   1546-1600  
      Blessed John Cornelius   1557-1594  
      Blessed John Hambley   1560-1587  
      Saint Juan Bautista of the Conception (a.k.a. John)   1561-1613  
      Blessed John Ingram   1565-1594  
      Blessed Juan Armero (a.k.a. John)   ?-1566  
      Blessed John Thules   1568-1616  
      Saint Juan of Ávila (a.k.a. John)   ?-1569  
      Blessed João Fernandez (a.k.a. John)   ?-1570  
      Blessed John Felton   ?-1570  
      Blessed John Story   ?-1571  
      Saint Joannes of Cologne (a.k.a. John)   ?-1572  
      Saint Joannes van Oisterwijk (a.k.a. John)   ?-1572  
      Saint Jan Sarkander (a.k.a. John)   1576-1620  
      Saint John Roberts   1577-1610  
      Blessed John of Saint Martha   1578-1618  
      Saint John Ogilvie   1580-1615  
      Saint John Payne   ?-1582  
      Blessed John Shert   ?-1582  
      Blessed João Baptista Machado (a.k.a. John)   1582-1617  
      Blessed John Bodey   ?-1583  
      Blessed John Slade   ?-1583  
      Blessed John Finch   ?-1584  
      Blessed John Nutter   ?-1584  
      Saint Juan Macías (a.k.a. John)   1585-1645  
      Blessed John Fingley   ?-1586  
      Blessed John Sandys   ?-1586  
      Blessed John Robinson   ?-1588  
      Blessed John Roche   ?-1588  
      Blessed John Amias   ?-1589  
      Blessed John Hogg   ?-1590  
      Blessed John Mason   ?-1591  
      Blessed John Southworth   1592-1654  
      Saint John Boste   ?-1593  
      Blessed John Carey   ?-1594  
      Blessed John Speed   ?-1594  
      Saint Juan Soan de Goto (a.k.a. John)   ?-1597  
      Saint Juan Kisaka (a.k.a. John)   ?-1597  
      Saint Jean-François Régis (a.k.a. John)   1597-1640  
      Saint John Jones   ?-1598  
      Saint Jan Berchmans (a.k.a. John)   1599-1621  
      Saint John Kemble   1599-1679  
      Saint John Rigby   ?-1600  
      Blessed John Pibush   ?-1601  
      Saint Jean Eudes (a.k.a. John)   1601-1680  
      Saint John Almond   ?-1612  
      Blessed John Duckett   1613-1644  
      Blessed John Ivanango   ?-1619  
      Blessed John Montajana   ?-1619  
      Blessed John Shoun   ?-1619  
      Blessed John Kearney   1619-1653  
      Blessed John of Korea   ?-1622  
      Blessed John Inamura   ?-1622  
      Blessed John Kingoku   ?-1622  
      Blessed John Kinsako   ?-1626  
      Blessed John Naisen   ?-1626  
      Blessed John Tanaka   ?-1626  
      Blessed John Baptist Zola   ?-1626  
      Blessed John Maid   ?-1627  
      Blessed John Tomaki   ?-1628  
      Blessed Juan del Castillo (a.k.a. John)   ?-1628  
      Saint John Kokumbuko   ?-1630  
      Saint John of Prado   ?-1636  
      Blessed John Plessington   1637-1679  
      Blessed John Lockwood   ?-1642  
      Saint João de Brito (a.k.a. John)   1647-1693  
      Saint Jean-Baptiste de La Salle (a.k.a. John)   1651-1719  
      Saint Giovan Giuseppe of the Cross (a.k.a. John)   1654-1734  
      Blessed Juan Bautista (a.k.a. John)   1660-1700  
      Blessed John Foyamon   ?-1662  
      Blessed John Nangata   ?-1662  
      Saint John Yano   ?-1662  
      Blessed John Fenwick   ?-1679  
      Blessed John Gavan   ?-1679  
      Blessed John Grove   ?-1679  
      Saint John Wall   ?-1679  
      Saint Giovanni Battista de Rossi (a.k.a. John)   1698-1764  
      Blessed Jean-Nicolas Cordier (a.k.a. John)   1710-1794  
      Blessed John Gaspard Cratz   ?-1737  
      Blessed Jean Bourdon (a.k.a. John)   1747-1794  
      Blessed Giovanni Alcober (a.k.a. John)   ?-1748  
      Saint Giovanni Lantrua of Triora (a.k.a. John)   1760-1816  
      Saint John Dat   1764-1798  
      Blessed Johann Nepomuk (a.k.a. John)   1777-1860  
      Saint Jean-Baptiste-Marie Vianney (a.k.a. John)   1786-1859  
      Blessed Jean du Lau (a.k.a. John)   ?-1792  
      Saint Jean-Michel Langevin (a.k.a. John)   ?-1793  
      Blessed Jean Baptist Souzy (a.k.a. John)   ?-1794  
      Blessed Giovanni Antonio Farina (a.k.a. John)   1803-1888  
      Saint Jean-Charles Cornay (a.k.a. John)   1809-1837  
      Saint John Baptist Chon Chang-un   1810-1866  
      Saint John Neumann   1811-1860  
      Saint Giovanni Bosco (a.k.a. John)   1815-1888  
      Saint John Baptist Nam Chong-Sam   1816-1866  
      Saint John Yi Yun-il   1822-1867  
      Saint Jean-Louis Bonnard (a.k.a. John)   1824-1852  
      Saint Giovanni Baptist Mazzucconi (a.k.a. John)   1825-1855  
      Blessed Juan Nepomuceno Zegrí y Moreno (a.k.a. John)   1831-1905  
      Blessed John Peter Neel   1832-1862  
      Blessed Giovanni Battista Scalabrini (a.k.a. John)   1839-1905  
      Blessed Jean-Gabriel Perboyre (a.k.a. John)   ?-1840  
      Saint John Baptist Con   ?-1840  
      Saint John Baptist Thanh   ?-1840  
      Blessed Giovanni Piamarta (a.k.a. John)   1841-1913  
      Blessed Giovanni Maria Boccardo (a.k.a. John)   1848-1913  
      Blessed Jan Beyzym (a.k.a. John)   1850-1912  
      Saint John Baptist Luo Tingying   ?-1861  
      Saint John Hoan Trinh Doan   ?-1861  
      Saint John Hoan   ?-1861  
      Blessed Juan Bautista Ferreres Boluda (a.k.a. John)   1861-1936  
      Blessed Jan Adalbert Balicki (a.k.a. John)   1869-1948  
      Blessed Giovanni Calabria (a.k.a. John)   1873-1954  
      Saint John XXIII   1881-1963  
      Saint John Maria Muzeyi   ?-1886  
      Saint John Mary Mzec   ?-1887  
      Saint John Paul II   1920-2005  

  Scottish Kings and Queens: 1 king
      King John Balliol   1292-1296  

  Serbian Kings, Tsars and Princes: 1 ruler
      Ruler Jovan Nenad (a.k.a. John)   1526-1527  

  Shakespearian Characters: 24 characters
      Lord John   Henry IV (1)  
      Prince John   Henry IV (2)  
      John the Bastard of Orleans   Henry VI (1)  
      Don John   Much Ado About Nothing  
      John of Gaunt   Richard II  
      Friar John   Romeo and Juliet  
      John Bates   Henry V  
      Lord John Bigot   King John  
      Sir John Blunt   Henry IV (2)  
      John Clifford   Henry VI (2); Henry VI (3)  
      Sir John Coleville   Henry IV (2)  
      Sir John Falstaff   Henry IV (1); Henry IV (2); The Merry Wives of Windsor  
      Sir John Fastolfe   Henry VI (1)  
      John Holland   Henry VI (2)  
      John Hume   Henry VI (2)  
      Sir John Montgomery   Henry VI (3)  
      Sir John Mortimer   Henry VI (3)  
      John Morton   Richard III  
      John Rugby   The Merry Wives of Windsor  
      Sir John Somerville   Henry VI (3)  
      John Southwell   Henry VI (2)  
      Sir John Stanley   Henry VI (2)  
      John Talbot   Henry VI (1)  
      John   King John  

  Spanish Kings and Queens: 5 kings
      King Juan I (Castile) (a.k.a. John)   1379-1390  
      King Juan I (Aragon) (a.k.a. John)   1387-1396  
      King Juan II (Castile) (a.k.a. John)   1406-1454  
      King Juan II (Aragon) (a.k.a. John)   1458-1479  
      King Juan Carlos I (a.k.a. John)   1975-  

  Swedish Kings and Queens: 3 kings
      King Johan I (a.k.a. John)   1216-1222  
      King Johan II (a.k.a. John)   1497-1501  
      King Johan III (a.k.a. John)   1568-1592  

  Tony Award Winners: 1 actor/director
      (actor/director) John Gielgud   1948; 1959; 1961   The Importance of Being Earnest; Ages of Man; Big Fish, Little Fish