Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Television: 6 characters
Dave Starsky   1975   Starsky & Hutch  
Dave Malucci   1994   ER  
Dave Rygalski   2000   Gilmore Girls  
Dave Brewer   2001   McLeod's Daughters  
Dave Williams   2004   Desperate Housewives  
Dave Groves   2005   Invasion  
Hall-of-Famers: 4 basketball, 3 football, 2 baseball, 2 ice hockey
(baseball) Dave Bancroft   1971  
(basketball) Dave DeBusschere   1982  
(ice hockey) Dave Keon   1986  
(basketball) Dave Bing   1990  
(basketball) Dave Cowens   1991  
(football) Dave Wilcox   2000  
(baseball) Dave Winfield   2001  
(football) Dave Casper   2002  
(basketball) Dave Gavitt   2006  
(football) Dave Robinson   2013  
(ice hockey) Dave Andreychuk   2017  
Most Valuable Players: 2 winners
Dave Cowens   1973   basketball  
Dave Parker   1978   baseball  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor
Dave Franco   1985-  
Notable Athletes: 3 baseball, 3 basketball, 3 football, 2 ice hockey, 1 rugby, 1 soccer
(baseball) Dave Bancroft   1891-1972  
(ice hockey) Dave Keon   1940-  
(basketball) Dave DeBusschere   1940-2003  
(football) Dave Robinson   1941-  
(football) Dave Wilcox   1942-  
(basketball) Dave Bing   1943-  
(basketball) Dave Cowens   1948-  
(baseball) Dave Parker   1951-  
(baseball) Dave Winfield   1951-  
(football) Dave Casper   1952-  
(soccer) Dave Hargreaves   1954-2018  
(ice hockey) Dave Andreychuk   1963-  
(rugby) Dave Kearney   1989-  
Notable Musicians: 3 musicians
Dave Greenfield   1949-2020     
Dave Navarro   1967-   rock  
Dave Grohl   1969-   rock  
Olympic Medalists: 6 bronze, 4 silver, 1 gold
(silver) Dave Albritton   1936   high jump  
(bronze) David Power (a.k.a. Dave)   1960   10000 m  
(silver) David Sime (a.k.a. Dave)   1960   100 m  
(bronze) David Gillanders (a.k.a. Dave)   1960   swimming - 200 m butterfly  
(bronze) David Lawson Weill (a.k.a. Dave)   1964   discus throw  
(gold) Dave Wottle   1972   800 m  
(bronze) Dave Laut   1984   shot put  
(silver) David Wilson (a.k.a. Dave)   1984   swimming - 100 m backstroke  
(bronze) David Steen (a.k.a. Dave)   1988   decathlon  
(bronze) Dave Johnson   1992   decathlon  
(silver) David Nilsson (a.k.a. Dave)   2004   baseball  
Title Characters: 2 songs
(song) Dave   2009   Arkansas Dave  
(song) Dave   2009   Diamond Dave