Namesakes

Olympic Medalists: 1 gold/bronze, 1 silver
(gold/bronze) Marieke van Doorn (a.k.a. Birgitta)   1984; 1988   field hockey  
(silver) Malin Baryard-Johnsson (a.k.a. Birgitta)   2004   equestrian  
Saints: 1 saint
Saint Birgitta of Sweden   1303-1373