Namesakes

Bishops of Rome and the Popes: 1 antipope
Christopher   903-904  
Danish Kings and Queens: 3 kings
King Christoffer I (a.k.a. Christopher)   1252-1259  
King Christoffer II (a.k.a. Christopher)   1320-1326; 1330-1332  
King Christoffer III of Bavaria (a.k.a. Christopher)   1440-1448  
Emmy Award Winners: 1 actor
(actor) Christopher Lloyd   1992   Avonlea  
Fictional Characters from Books: 1 character, 1 hero
Christopher Robin   1926   Winnie-the-Pooh  
Christopher John Francis Boone   2003   The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time  
Fictional Characters from Movies: 1 character
Col. Christopher Brandon   1995   Sense and Sensibility  
Fictional Characters from Television: 10 characters
Christopher Ewing   1978; 1979   Dallas; Knots Landing  
Chris Halliwell (a.k.a. Christopher)   1998   Charmed  
Michael Kelso (a.k.a. Christopher)   1998   That '70s Show  
Richard Coad (a.k.a. Christopher)   1998   Felicity  
Chris Griffin (a.k.a. Christopher)   1999   Family Guy  
Christopher Hayden   2000   Gilmore Girls  
Chris Taub (a.k.a. Christopher)   2004   House  
Martin Keamy (a.k.a. Christopher)   2004   Lost  
Derek Shepherd (a.k.a. Christopher)   2005   Grey's Anatomy  
Finn Hudson (a.k.a. Christopher)   2009   Glee  
Grammy Award Winners: 1 best new artist/album of the year/song of the year/record of the year, 1 song of the year
(best new artist/album of the year/song of the year/record of the year) Christopher Cross   1981   ; Christopher Cross; Sailing  
(song of the year) Ed Sheeran (a.k.a. Christopher)   2016   Thinking Out Loud  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 basketball
(basketball) Chris Mullin (a.k.a. Christopher)   2011  
Nobel Prize Winners: 2 economics
(economics) Christopher A. Pissarides   2010  
(economics) Christopher A. Sims   2011  
Norwegian Kings and Queens: 1 king
King Christoffer of Bavaria (a.k.a. Christopher)   1442-1448  
Norwegian Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Christopher Hornsrud   1928  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 23 actors, 1 magician
Christopher Lee   1922-2015  
Thane Bettany (a.k.a. Christopher)   1929-2015  
Christopher Plummer   1929-2021  
Christopher Lloyd   1938-  
Christopher Walken   1943-  
Christopher Reeve   1952-2004  
Christopher McDonald   1955-  
Christopher Lambert   1957-  
John C. McGinley (a.k.a. Christopher)   1959-  
Christopher Meloni   1961-  
Christopher Eccleston   1964-  
Christopher Stanley   1965-  
John C. Reilly (a.k.a. Christopher)   1965-  
C. Thomas Howell (a.k.a. Christopher)   1966-  
Criss Angel (a.k.a. Christopher)   1967-  
Michael Sheen (a.k.a. Christopher)   1969-  
Chris Beetem (a.k.a. Christopher)   1969-  
Chris O'Donnell (a.k.a. Christopher)   1970-  
Christopher Gorham   1974-  
Christopher "Ludacris" Bridges   1977-  
Christopher Masterson   1980-  
Kit Harington (a.k.a. Christopher)   1986-  
Christopher Mintz-Plasse   1989-  
Dylan Minnette (a.k.a. Christopher)   1996-  
Notable Artists: 1 architect, 1 artist, 1 fashion designer
Christopher Wren   1632-1723  
Uche Okeke (a.k.a. Christopher)   1933-2016  
Christopher Kane   1982-  
Notable Athletes: 6 football, 6 soccer, 2 basketball, 1 cycling, 1 driving, 1 rugby, 1 skiing
(soccer) Jimmy Armfield (a.k.a. Christopher)   1935-2018  
(driving) Chris Bristow (a.k.a. Christopher)   1937-1960  
(basketball) Chris Mullin (a.k.a. Christopher)   1963-  
(cycling) Chris Hoy (a.k.a. Christopher)   1976-  
(soccer) Chris Baird (a.k.a. Christopher)   1982-  
(soccer) Chris Wondolowski (a.k.a. Christopher)   1983-  
(basketball) Chris Paul (a.k.a. Christopher)   1985-  
(football) Chris Johnson (a.k.a. Christopher)   1985-  
(rugby) Chris Robshaw (a.k.a. Christopher)   1986-  
(football) Chris Owens (a.k.a. Christopher)   1986-  
(soccer) Joe Ledley (a.k.a. Christopher)   1987-  
(skiing) Christopher Papamichalopoulos   1988-  
(football) Chris Carter (a.k.a. Christopher)   1989-  
(soccer) Chris Gunter (a.k.a. Christopher)   1989-  
(soccer) Chris Smalling (a.k.a. Christopher)   1989-  
(football) Chris Banjo (a.k.a. Christopher)   1990-  
(football) Chris Jones (a.k.a. Christopher)   1990-  
(football) Mychal Kendricks (a.k.a. Christopher)   1990-  
Notable Explorers and Adventurers: 1 explorer
Cristoforo Columbo (a.k.a. Christopher)   c. 1451-1506  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 screenwriter/director/producer
Christopher Nolan   1970-  
Notable Hosts and Presenters: 1 television
(television) Chris Wallace (a.k.a. Christopher)   1947-  
Notable Journalists: 1 television
(television) Chris Wallace (a.k.a. Christopher)   1947-  
Notable Musicians: 6 singers, 3 musicians
Chris Cornell (a.k.a. Christopher)   1964-2017   rock  
Bryan "Birdman" Williams (a.k.a. Christopher)   1969-   hip hop  
Chris Kirkpatrick (a.k.a. Christopher)   1971-   pop  
Christopher "Biggie" Wallace   1972-1997   hip hop  
Christopher "Ludacris" Bridges   1977-   hip hop  
Chris Brown (a.k.a. Christopher)   1989-   hip hop  
Ed Sheeran (a.k.a. Christopher)   1991-   pop  
Christopher "Marshmello" Comstock   1992-   electronica  
Dylan Minnette (a.k.a. Christopher)   1996-   rock  
Notable Writers: 2 authors, 1 playwright
Christopher Marlowe   1564-1593  
Christopher Hope   1944-  
Christopher Paolini   1983-  
Olympic Medalists: 9 gold, 4 bronze, 2 silver, 2 silver/gold, 1 bronze/gold, 1 bronze/silver/gold
(gold) Christopher Jones   1920   water polo  
(gold) Lorenzo Wright (a.k.a. Christopher)   1948   4x100 m relay  
(gold) Chris Brasher (a.k.a. Christopher)   1956   3000 m steeplechase  
(silver) Christopher Dorst   1984   water polo  
(gold) Christopher Cavanaugh   1984   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(silver/gold) Christopher Jacobs   1988   swimming - 100 m freestyle; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(silver) Christopher Duplanty   1988   water polo  
(gold) Chris Mullin (a.k.a. Christopher)   1984; 1992   basketball  
(bronze) Christopher Williams   2000   4x400 m relay  
(gold) Christopher Fydler   2000   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(silver/gold) Chris Hoy (a.k.a. Christopher)   2000; 2004; 2008; 2012   cycling - track  
(bronze/silver/gold) Chris Brown (a.k.a. Christopher)   2000; 2008; 2012   4x400 m relay  
(bronze/gold) Christopher Zeller   2004; 2008; 2012   field hockey  
(gold) Chris Paul (a.k.a. Christopher)   2008; 2012   basketball  
(bronze) Chris Froome (a.k.a. Christopher)   2012   cycling - road  
(gold) Christopher Wesley   2012   field hockey  
(bronze) George Nash (a.k.a. Christopher)   2012   rowing  
(gold) Chris Kunitz (a.k.a. Christopher)   2014   ice hockey  
(bronze) Christopher Fogt   2014   bobsleigh  
Oscar Award Winners: 2 actors
(actor) Christopher Walken   1978   The Deer Hunter  
(actor) Christopher Plummer   2011   Beginners  
Saints: 7 blessed, 2 saints
Saint Christopher   ?-250  
Saint Christopher   ?-852  
Blessed Christopher de Romaniola   1172-1272  
Blessed Cristoforo of Milan (a.k.a. Christopher)   ?-1484  
Blessed Christopher Bales   1564-1590  
Blessed Christopher Buxton   ?-1588  
Blessed Christopher Robinson   ?-1598  
Blessed Christopher Wharton   ?-1600  
Blessed Cristóbal Magallanes Jara (a.k.a. Christopher)   1869-1927  
Shakespearian Characters: 2 characters
Sir Christopher Sly   Taming of the Shrew  
Sir Christopher Urswick   Richard III  
Swedish Kings and Queens: 1 king
King Kristofer of Bavaria (a.k.a. Christopher)   1441-1448  
Title Characters: 1 book
(book) Christopher Chant   1988   The Lives of Christopher Chant