Namesakes for Adrian

Bishops of Rome and the Popes: 6 popes
      Adrian I   772-795  
      Adrian II   867-872  
      Adrian III   884-885  
      Adrian IV   1154-1159  
      Adrian V   1276  
      Adrian VI   1522-1523  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 baseball, 1 basketball
      (baseball) Adrian "Cap" Anson   1939  
      (basketball) Adrian Dantley   2008  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actors, 1 actor/comedian
      Adrian Edmondson   1957-  
      Adrian Pasdar   1965-  
      Adrian Grenier   1976-  
Notable Athletes: 4 soccer, 1 baseball, 1 basketball, 1 cricket, 1 tennis
      (baseball) Adrian "Cap" Anson   1852-1922  
      (basketball) Adrian Dantley   1955-  
      (soccer) Adrián Ramos   1986-  
      (cricket) Kieron Pollard (a.k.a. Adrian)   1987-  
      (soccer) Adrián Aldrete   1988-  
      (tennis) Adrian Mannarino   1988-  
      (soccer) Adrian Popa   1988-  
      (soccer) Adrián Bone   1988-  
Olympic Medalists: 4 gold, 2 silver, 1 silver/bronze
      (gold) Adrian Smith   1960   basketball  
      (silver/bronze) Wendell Mottley (a.k.a. Adrian)   1964   400 m; 4x400 m relay  
      (silver) Adrian Metcalfe   1964   4x400 m relay  
      (gold) Adrian Dantley   1976   basketball  
      (gold) Adrian Moorhouse   1988   swimming - 100 m breaststroke  
      (silver) Adrian Burnside   2004   baseball  
      (gold) Adrian Zieliński   2012   weightlifting  
Other Leaders: 1 prime minister
      Prime Minister Adrian Hasler   2013-   Liechtenstein  
Saints: 8 saints, 1 blessed
      Saint Adrian   ?-290  
      Saint Adrian of Nicomedia   ?-304  
      Saint Adrian   ?-310  
      Saint Adrian   ?-668  
      Saint Adrian of Canterbury   ?-710  
      Saint Adrian   ?-875  
      Saint Adrian III   ?-885  
      Blessed Adrian Fortescue   1476-1539  
      Saint Adrianus van Hilvarenbeek (a.k.a. Adrian)   ?-1572  
Shakespearian Characters: 2 characters
      Adrian Volsce   Coriolanus  
      Adrian   The Tempest  
Title Characters: 3 books
      (book) Adrian Mole   1982   The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13 3/4  
      (book) Adrian Plass   1987   The Sacred Diary of Adrian Plass Aged 37 3/4  
      (book) Adrian   2015   Adrian