Namesakes

Austrian Dukes and Emperors: 4 dukes, 1 archduke
Duke Friedrich I   1195-1198  
Duke Friedrich II the Quarrelsome   1230-1246  
Duke Friedrich I the Fair   1308-1330  
Duke Friedrich II   1339-1344  
Archduke Friedrich III the Peaceful   1457-1493  
Fictional Characters from Books: 1 character
Friedrich Bhaer   1869   Little Women  
German Chancellors and Presidents: 2 chancellors, 1 chancellor/president
(chancellor) Georg von Hertling (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1917-1918  
(chancellor) Maximilian of Baden (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1918  
(chancellor/president) Friedrich Ebert   1918-1919; 1919-1925  
German Kings and Holy Roman Emperors: 3 king-emperors
King-Emperor Friedrich I Barbarossa   1152-1190  
King-Emperor Friedrich II   1212-1250  
King-Emperor Friedrich III the Peaceful   1440-1493  
Nobel Prize Winners: 3 chemistry, 1 economics
(chemistry) Adolf von Baeyer (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1905  
(chemistry) Friedrich Bergius   1931  
(chemistry) Adolf Butenandt (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1939  
(economics) Friedrich Hayek   1974  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor
Gustav Knuth (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1901-1987  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 director
F. W. Murnau (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1888-1931  
Notable Musicians: 1 composer, 1 musician
Georg Friedrich Händel   1685-1759   classical  
Fritz Hilpert (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1956-     
Notable Philosophers and Thinkers: 3 philosophers, 1 economist, 1 mathematician
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel   1770-1831  
Carl Friedrich Gauss   1777-1855  
Friedrich Engels   1820-1895  
Friedrich Nietzsche   1844-1900  
Friedrich Hayek   1899-1992  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople: 1 politician
Gaius de Gaay Fortman (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1911-1997  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 naturalist, 1 physicist
Otto Friedrich Müller   1730-1784  
Carl Friedrich Gauss   1777-1855  
Notable Writers: 2 authors, 1 poet
Friedrich Schiller   1759-1805  
Friedo Lampe (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1899-1945  
Hoimar von Ditfurth (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1921-1989  
Olympic Medalists: 4 bronze, 1 bronze/silver, 1 silver
(bronze) Frigyes Mezei (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1908   medley relay  
(bronze) Marquardt Slevogt (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1932   ice hockey  
(silver) Friedrich Hendrix   1932   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Friedrich von Stülpnagel   1936   4x400 m relay  
(bronze/silver) Karl-Friedrich Haas   1952; 1956   4x400 m relay; 400 m  
(bronze) Friedrich Wilhelm Braun   1964   basketball  
Other Royalty: 2 prince consorts, 1 grand duke
Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1890-1905   Luxembourg  
Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1948-1980   Netherlands  
Claus of the Netherlands (a.k.a. Friedrich)   1980-2002   Netherlands