Namesakes

Australian Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Chris Watson (a.k.a. Christian)   1904  
Austrian Chancellors and Presidents: 1 chancellor
(chancellor) Christian Kern   2016-2017  
Danish Kings and Queens: 10 kings
King Christian I   1448-1481  
King Christian II   1513-1523  
King Christian III   1534-1559  
King Christian IV   1588-1648  
King Christian V   1670-1699  
King Christian VI   1730-1746  
King Christian VII   1766-1808  
King Christian VIII   1839-1848  
King Christian IX   1863-1906  
King Christian X   1912-1947  
Danish Prime Ministers: 7 prime ministers
Carl Christian Hall   1857-1859; 1860-1863  
Christian Albrecht Bluhme   1852-1853; 1864-1865  
Christian Emil Krag-Juel-Vind-Frijs   1865-1870  
Jens Christian Christensen   1905-1908  
Ludvig Holstein-Ledreborg (a.k.a. Christian)   1909  
Erik Scavenius (a.k.a. Christian)   1942-1943  
H. C. Hansen (a.k.a. Christian)   1955-1960  
Emmy Award Winners: 1 actor
(actor) Christian Clemenson   2006   Boston Legal  
German Chancellors and Presidents: 1 president
(president) Christian Wulff   2010-2012  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 basketball
(basketball) Christian Steinmetz   1961  
Most Valuable Players: 1 winner
Christian Yelich   2018   baseball  
Nobel Prize Winners: 3 medicine, 2 chemistry, 1 economics, 1 peace
(peace) Christian Lous Lange   1921  
(chemistry) Christian B. Anfinsen   1972  
(medicine) Christian de Duve   1974  
(chemistry) Jens Christian Skou   1997  
(medicine) Paul Lauterbur (a.k.a. Christian)   2003  
(economics) Edward C. Prescott (a.k.a. Christian)   2004  
(medicine) Thomas C. Südhof (a.k.a. Christian)   2013  
Norwegian Kings and Queens: 8 kings
King Christian I   1450-1481  
King Christian II   1513-1523  
King Christian III   1537-1559  
King Christian IV   1588-1648  
King Christian V   1670-1699  
King Christian VI   1730-1746  
King Christian VII   1766-1808  
King Christian Frederick   1814  
Norwegian Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Christian Michelsen   1905-1907  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 6 actors
Boy Gobert (a.k.a. Christian)   1925-1986  
Christian Wolff   1938-  
Christian Clemenson   1958-  
Christian Bale   1974-  
Christian Kane   1974-  
Eric Christian Olsen   1977-  
Notable Artists: 2 fashion designers
Christian Dior   1905-1957  
Christian Lagerwaard   1964-  
Notable Athletes: 8 soccer, 1 baseball, 1 basketball, 1 football
(basketball) Christian Steinmetz   1882-1963  
(soccer) Benoît Angbwa (a.k.a. Christian)   1982-  
(soccer) Romaric (a.k.a. Christian)   1983-  
(soccer) Christian Bolaños   1984-  
(soccer) Christian Noboa   1985-  
(soccer) Christian Fuchs   1986-  
(soccer) Christian Benteke   1990-  
(soccer) Christian Kabasele   1991-  
(baseball) Christian Yelich   1991-  
(soccer) Christian Atsu   1992-  
(football) Christian Covington   1993-  
Notable Businesspeople: 1 businessperson
Christian Sharps   1810-1874  
Notable Musicians: 1 composer
Johann Christian Bach   1735-1782     
Notable Philosophers and Thinkers: 1 mathematician
Christiaan Huygens (a.k.a. Christian)   1629-1695  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 2 inventors, 1 astronomer/physicist, 1 physicist
Christiaan Huygens (a.k.a. Christian)   1629-1695  
Hans Christian Ørsted   1777-1851  
Christian Sharps   1810-1874  
Rudolf Diesel (a.k.a. Christian)   1858-1913  
Notable Writers: 2 authors
Hans Christian Andersen   1805-1875  
Friedo Lampe (a.k.a. Christian)   1899-1945  
Olympic Medalists: 4 gold, 4 silver, 3 bronze, 1 silver/bronze
(silver) Christian Gitsham   1912   marathon  
(gold) Christian Schenk   1988   decathlon  
(gold) Christian Laettner   1992   basketball  
(bronze) Christian Tröger   1992; 1996   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(bronze) Christian Keller   1996   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(bronze) Toby Haenen (a.k.a. Christian)   1996   swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(gold) Christian Olsson   2004   triple jump  
(silver) Christian Cantwell   2008   shot put  
(silver) Christian Süß   2008   table tennis  
(silver) Christian Presciutti   2012   water polo  
(silver/bronze) Christian Sprenger   2008; 2012   swimming  
(gold) Christian Taylor   2012   triple jump  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actor
(actor) Christian Bale   2010   The Fighter  
Other Royalty: 3 princes
Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark (a.k.a. Christian)   1968-   Denmark  
Joachim of Denmark (a.k.a. Christian)   1969-   Denmark  
Christian of Denmark   2005-   Denmark  
Saints: 1 blessed, 1 saint
Saint Christian   ?-1138  
Blessed Christian O'Conarchy   ?-1186  
Swedish Kings and Queens: 2 kings
King Kristian I (a.k.a. Christian)   1457-1464  
King Kristian II (a.k.a. Christian)   1520-1521  
Swedish Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Christian Lundeberg   1905  
Title Characters: 1 film/song, 1 song
(film/song) Hans Christian Andersen   1952   Hans Christian Andersen  
(song) Christian Dior   2010   Christian Dior Denim Flow