Namesakes for Martin

Namesakes for MARTIN:
  American Presidents: 1 president
      Martin Van Buren   1837-1841  

  Bishops of Rome and the Popes: 3 popes
      Martin I   649-653  
      Martin IV   1281-1285  
      Martin V   1417-1431  

  Canadian Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
      Brian Mulroney (a.k.a. Martin)   1984-1993  

  Fictional Characters from Movies: 2 characters
      Martin Riggs   1987   Lethal Weapon  
      Martin Blank   1997   Grosse Pointe Blank  

  German Chancellors: 1 chancellor
      Bernhard von Bülow (a.k.a. Martin)   1900-1909  

  Hall-of-Famers: 1 baseball, 1 basketball
      (baseball) Martín Dihigo   1977  
      (basketball) C. M. Newton (a.k.a. Martin)   2000  

  Nobel Prize Winners: 3 chemistry, 3 medicine, 2 physics, 1 peace
      (chemistry) Richard Willstätter (a.k.a. Martin)   1915  
      (peace) Martin Luther King Jr.   1964  
      (physics) Martin Ryle   1974  
      (medicine) Howard Martin Temin   1975  
      (medicine) Martin Rodbell   1994  
      (physics) Martin Lewis Perl   1995  
      (medicine) Martin Evans   2007  
      (chemistry) Martin Chalfie   2008  
      (chemistry) Martin Karplus   2013  

  Notable Activists: 1 activist
      Martin Luther King Jr.   1929-1968  

  Notable Actors and Actresses: 8 actors, 1 actor/comedian
      Martin Balsam   1919-1996  
      Martin Landau   1928-  
      Martin Sheen   1940-  
      Martin Mull   1943-  
      Martin Shaw   1945-  
      Martin Short   1950-  
      Martin Lawrence   1965-  
      Martin Freeman   1971-  
      Martin Henderson   1974-  

  Notable Artists: 1 conceptual artist
      Martin Kippenberger   1953-1997  

  Notable Athletes: 1 baseball, 1 soccer, 1 tennis
      (baseball) Martín Dihigo   1906-1971  
      (tennis) Martin Verkerk   1978-  
      (soccer) Miiko Albornoz (a.k.a. Martín)   1990-  

  Notable Filmmakers: 1 director
      Martin Scorsese   1942-  

  Notable Philosophers and Thinkers: 1 philosopher, 1 theologian
      Martin Luther   1483-1546  
      Martin Heidegger   1889-1976  

  Olympic Medalists: 2 silver/bronze, 1 gold, 1 gold/silver
      (silver/bronze) Benjamin Karl (a.k.a. Martin)   2010; 2014   snowboarding  
      (gold) Martin St. Louis   2014   ice hockey  
      (silver/bronze) Martin Johnsrud Sundby   2010; 2014   cross-country skiing  
      (gold/silver) Martin Fourcade   2010; 2014   Biathlon  

  Oscar Award Winners: 2 actors, 1 director
      (actor) Martin Balsam   1965   A Thousand Clowns  
      (actor) Martin Landau   1994   Ed Wood  
      (director) Martin Scorsese   2006   The Departed  

  Other Leaders: 2 prime ministers
      Prime Minister Trygve Bratteli (a.k.a. Martin)   1971-1972; 1973-1976   Norway  
      Prime Minister Martin Raguž   2000-2001   Bosnia and Herzegovina  

  Pulitzer Award Winners: 1 winner
      Martin Flavin   1944   Journey in the Dark  

  Saints: 4 saints, 2 blessed
      Saint Martin of Tours   316-397  
      Saint Martin I   ?-655  
      Saint Martín de Porres   1579-1639  
      Saint Martín Loynaz of the Ascension   ?-1597  
      Blessed Martín Gómez   ?-1627  
      Blessed Martin Lumbreras   ?-1632  

  Spanish Kings and Queens: 1 king
      King Martín the Kind (Aragon)   1396-1410