Namesakes

Nobel Prize Winners: 1 medicine
(medicine) Arvid Carlsson   2000  
Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 gold
(bronze) Arvid Spångberg   1908   diving - platform  
(gold) Arvid Wallman   1920   diving - plain high  
Swedish Prime Ministers: 2 prime ministers
Arvid Posse   1880-1883  
Arvid Lindman   1906-1911; 1928-1930