Namesakes

Hall-of-Famers: 1 baseball, 1 football
(baseball) Duke Snider   1980  
(football) Duke Slater   2020  
Notable Activists and Revolutionaries: 1 activist
(activist) Duke Redbird   1939-  
Notable Athletes: 2 football, 1 baseball
(football) Duke Slater   1898-1966  
(baseball) Duke Snider   1926-2011  
(football) Duke Ihenacho   1989-  
Notable Musicians: 1 musician
Edward "Duke" Ellington (a.k.a. Duke)   1899-1974     
Notable Writers: 1 poet
Duke Redbird   1939-  
Olympic Medalists: 1 silver/gold
(silver/gold) Duke Kahanamoku   1912; 1920; 1924   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay; swimming - 100 m freestyle