Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Books: 1 hero
Dorothy Gale   1900   The Wonderful Wizard of Oz  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms: 2 hurricanes, 1 storm
Hurricane Dorothy   1966  
Storm Dorothy   1970  
Hurricane Dorothy   1977  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 chemistry
(chemistry) Dorothy Hodgkin   1964  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actress
Dorothy Malone   1925-2018  
Olympic Medalists: 3 silver, 1 bronze, 1 gold, 1 silver/bronze, 1 silver/gold/bronze
(bronze) Dorothy Brookshaw   1936   4x100 m relay  
(silver/gold/bronze) Dorothy Poynton-Hill   1928; 1932; 1936   diving - platform; diving - springboard  
(silver) Dorothy Tyler   1936; 1948   high jump  
(silver) Dorothy Manley   1948   100 m  
(silver) Dorothy Shirley   1960   high jump  
(silver/bronze) Dorothy Hyman   1960; 1964   100 m; 200 m; 4x100 m relay  
(gold) Louise Ritter (a.k.a. Dorothy)   1988   high jump  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actress
(actress) Dorothy Malone   1956   Written on the Wind  
Saints: 2 saints
Saint Dorothy   ?-311  
Saint Dorothea of Montau (a.k.a. Dorothy)   1347-1394  
Title Characters: 1 book, 1 song
(song) Dorothy   2010   Dorothy  
(book) Dorothy Gale   2014   Dorothy Must Die