Namesakes for Thomas

Namesakes for THOMAS:
  American Presidents: 2 presidents
      Thomas Jefferson   1801-1809  
      Woodrow Wilson (a.k.a. Thomas)   1913-1921  

  Biblical Characters: 1 character
      Thomas   (m)   Matt. 10:3/John 11:16  

  British Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
      Thomas Pelham-Holles   1754-1756; 1757-1762  

  Emmy Award Winners: 1 actor
      (actor) Thomas Mitchell   1953    

  Fictional Characters from Books: 4 characters, 1 hero
      Sir Thomas Bertram   1814   Mansfield Park  
      Tom Bertram (a.k.a. Thomas)   1814   Mansfield Park  
      Thomas Gradgrind   1854   Hard Times  
      Tommy Beresford (a.k.a. Thomas)   1922   The Secret Adversary  
      Tom Buchanan (a.k.a. Thomas)   1925   The Great Gatsby  

  Hall-of-Famers: 2 basketball, 1 baseball
      (baseball) James Thomas "Cool Papa" Bell   1974  
      (basketball) Thomas Barlow   1980  
      (basketball) Tom Heinsohn (a.k.a. Thomas)   1986  

  Nobel Prize Winners: 3 economics, 3 medicine, 2 chemistry, 2 literature, 1 peace, 1 physics
      (peace) Woodrow Wilson (a.k.a. Thomas)   1919  
      (literature) Thomas Mann   1929  
      (medicine) Thomas Hunt Morgan   1933  
      (literature) T. S. Eliot (a.k.a. Thomas)   1948  
      (physics) Ernest Walton (a.k.a. Thomas)   1951  
      (medicine) Thomas Huckle Weller   1954  
      (chemistry) Thomas Cech   1989  
      (economics) Thomas Schelling   2005  
      (chemistry) Thomas A. Steitz   2009  
      (economics) Dale T. Mortensen (a.k.a. Thomas)   2010  
      (economics) Thomas J. Sargent   2011  
      (medicine) Thomas C. Südhof   2013  

  Notable Actors and Actresses: 8 actors
      Thomas Mitchell   1892-1962  
      Thomas Haden Church   1960-  
      Thomas Gibson   1962-  
      Thomas Kretschmann   1962-  
      C. Thomas Howell   1966-  
      Thomas Jane   1969-  
      Thomas Ian Nicholas   1980-  
      Thomas Dekker   1987-  

  Notable Athletes: 4 soccer, 2 basketball, 1 baseball
      (basketball) Thomas Barlow   1896-1983  
      (baseball) James Thomas "Cool Papa" Bell   1903-1991  
      (basketball) Tom Heinsohn (a.k.a. Thomas)   1934-  
      (soccer) Thomas N'Kono   1956-  
      (soccer) Matthew Špiranović (a.k.a. Thomas)   1988-  
      (soccer) Mitchell Duke (a.k.a. Thomas)   1991-  
      (soccer) Tommy Oar (a.k.a. Thomas)   1991-  

  Notable Businesspeople: 3 businesspersons
      Thomas Ismay   1837-1899  
      Thomas Watson Jr.   1914-1993  
      T. Boone Pickens (a.k.a. Thomas)   1928-  

  Notable Explorers and Adventurers: 1 explorer
      Thomas Mitchell   1792-1855  

  Notable Filmmakers: 1 director
      Paul Thomas Anderson   1970-  

  Notable Musicians: 2 composers, 1 musician, 1 singer
      Thomas Arne   1710-1778    
      Thomas Newman   1955-    
      Thom Yorke (a.k.a. Thomas)   1968-   rock  
      Thomas Berge   1990-    

  Notable Philosophers and Thinkers: 2 philosophers, 1 economist, 1 theologian
      Thomas Aquinas   1225-1274  
      Thomas More   1478-1535  
      Thomas Hobbes   1588-1679  
      Thomas Robert Malthus   1766-1834  

  Notable Scientists and Inventors: 2 inventors, 1 physicist
      Thomas Newcomen   1664-1729  
      Thomas Young   1773-1829  
      Thomas Edison   1847-1931  

  Notable Writers: 2 authors, 1 poet
      Thomas Hardy   1840-1928  
      Thomas Mann   1875-1955  
      T. S. Eliot (a.k.a. Thomas)   1888-1965  

  Olympic Medalists: 2 bronze, 1 silver, 1 silver/bronze
      (silver/bronze) Truxtun Hare (a.k.a. Thomas)   1900; 1904   Athletics - Hammer throw; Athletics - Decathlon  
      (bronze) Lance Bade (a.k.a. Thomas)   1996   Shooting  
      (bronze) Gabe Woodward (a.k.a. Thomas)   2004   Swimming  
      (silver) Tom Brewster (a.k.a. Thomas)   2014   Curling  

  Oscar Award Winners: 1 actor
      (actor) Thomas Mitchell   1939   Stagecoach  

  Other Leaders: 2 presidents
      President Seán T. O'Kelly (a.k.a. Thomas)   1945-1959   Ireland  
      President Thomas Klestil   1992-2004   Austria  

  Pulitzer Award Winners: 2 winners
      Thomas Sigismund Stribling   1933   The Store  
      Thomas Berger   1984   The Feud  

  Saints: 53 blessed, 18 saints
      Saint Thomas the Apostle   ?-74  
      Blessed Thomas de Maurienne   ?-715  
      Saint Thomas of Maurienne   ?-720  
      Saint Thomas of Antioch   ?-782  
      Saint Thomas Becket   1118-1170  
      Blessed Thomas of Biville   1187-1257  
      Saint Thomas of Hereford   1218-1282  
      Saint Thomas Aquinas   1225-1274  
      Blessed Tommaso of Tolentino (a.k.a. Thomas)   1260-1321  
      Saint Thomas of Dover   ?-1295  
      Blessed Tommaso Corsini (a.k.a. Thomas)   ?-1345  
      Saint Thomas of Foligno   ?-1369  
      Blessed Thomas à Kempis   1380-1471  
      Blessed Tommaso of Florence (a.k.a. Thomas)   ?-1447  
      Saint Thomas More   1478-1535  
      Saint Tomás of Villanova (a.k.a. Thomas)   1488-1555  
      Blessed Thomas Percy   1528-1572  
      Blessed Thomas Green   ?-1537  
      Blessed Thomas Johnson   ?-1537  
      Blessed Thomas Abel   ?-1540  
      Blessed Thomas Atkinson   1546-1616  
      Blessed Thomas Cottam   1549-1582  
      Blessed Thomas Sherwood   1551-1578  
      Blessed Thomas Pormort   1559-1592  
      Blessed Thomas Felton   1567-1588  
      Blessed Thomas Plumtree   ?-1570  
      Blessed Thomas Tsuji   1571-1627  
      Blessed Thomas Woodhouse   ?-1573  
      Saint Thomas Garnet   1575-1608  
      Blessed Thomas Ford   ?-1582  
      Blessed Thomas Hemerford   ?-1584  
      Blessed Thomas Alfield   ?-1585  
      Blessed Thomas Holford   ?-1588  
      Blessed Thomas Belson   ?-1589  
      Blessed Thomas Maxfield   1590-1616  
      Blessed Thomas Bosgrave   ?-1594  
      Saint Thomas Danki   ?-1597  
      Blessed Thomas Fulthrop   ?-1597  
      Saint Thomas Kozaki   ?-1597  
      Blessed Thomas Warcop   ?-1597  
      Blessed Thomas Hunt   ?-1600  
      Blessed Thomas Palasor   ?-1600  
      Blessed Thomas Sprott   ?-1600  
      Blessed Thomas Holland   1600-1642  
      Blessed Thomas Bullaker   1603-1642  
      Blessed Thomas Welbourne   ?-1605  
      Blessed Thomas Somers   ?-1610  
      Blessed Thomas Tunstal   ?-1616  
      Blessed Thomas Kotenda   ?-1619  
      Blessed Thomas Guengoro   ?-1620  
      Blessed Thomas Pickering   1621-1679  
      Blessed Thomas of the Holy Rosary   ?-1622  
      Blessed Thomas Akafuji   ?-1622  
      Blessed Thomas Koyanangi   ?-1622  
      Blessed Thomas Sherwood   ?-1622  
      Blessed Tomás Zumárraga of the Holy Spirit (a.k.a. Thomas)   ?-1622  
      Blessed Thomas Vinyemon   ?-1627  
      Blessed Thomas of Saint Hyacinth   ?-1628  
      Blessed Thomas Tomaki   ?-1628  
      Blessed Thomas Kufioji   ?-1630  
      Blessed Thomas Thwing   1635-1680  
      Blessed Thomas Reynolds   ?-1642  
      Saint Tommaso of Cori (a.k.a. Thomas)   1655-1729  
      Blessed Thomas Whitbread   ?-1679  
      Blessed Tommaso Reggio (a.k.a. Thomas)   1818-1901  
      Blessed Tommaso Maria Fusco (a.k.a. Thomas)   1831-1891  
      Saint Thomas De   ?-1838  
      Saint Thomas Dien   ?-1838  
      Saint Thomas Du   ?-1839  
      Saint Thomas Toan   ?-1840  
      Blessed Tomás Sitjar Fortiá (a.k.a. Thomas)   ?-1936  

  Shakespearian Characters: 17 characters
      Duke Thomas   Henry IV (2)  
      Friar Thomas   Measure for Measure  
      Lord Thomas Clifford   Henry VI (2)  
      Thomas Cranmer   Henry VIII  
      Thomas Cromwell   Henry VIII  
      Sir Thomas Erpingham   Henry V  
      Sir Thomas Gargrave   Henry VI (1)  
      Sir Thomas Grey   Henry V  
      Thomas Grey, Marquis of Dorset   Richard III  
      Thomas Horner   Henry VI (2)  
      Sir Thomas Lovell   Henry VIII  
      Lord Thomas Mowbray   Henry IV (2); Richard II  
      Thomas Percy   Henry IV (1)  
      Lord Thomas Scales   Henry VI (2)  
      Sir Thomas Vaughan   Richard III  
      Thomas Wart   Henry IV (2)  
      Cardinal Thomas Wolsey   Henry VIII