Namesakes

Austrian Chancellors and Presidents: 1 chancellor
(chancellor) Alexander Schallenberg (a.k.a. Georg)   2021  
Danish Prime Ministers: 2 prime ministers
Peter Georg Bang   1854-1856  
Carl Christoffer Georg Andræ   1856-1857  
Fictional Characters from Plays and Musicals: 1 hero
Georg Nowack   1963   She Loves Me  
German Chancellors and Presidents: 4 chancellors
(chancellor) Leo von Caprivi (a.k.a. Georg)   1890-1894  
(chancellor) Georg Michaelis   1917  
(chancellor) Georg von Hertling   1917-1918  
(chancellor) Kurt Georg Kiesinger   1966-1969  
Nobel Prize Winners: 2 physics, 1 chemistry, 1 medicine
(medicine) Georg von Békésy   1961  
(chemistry) Georg Wittig   1979  
(physics) Georg Bednorz   1987  
(physics) Hans Georg Dehmelt   1989  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor
Klaus Maria Brandauer (a.k.a. Georg)   1943-  
Notable Artists: 1 architect, 1 painter
Georg von Rosen   1843-1923  
Walter Gropius (a.k.a. Georg)   1883-1969  
Notable Athletes: 1 chess, 1 ice hockey
(chess) Adolf Olland (a.k.a. Georg)   1867-1933  
(ice hockey) Rune Johansson (a.k.a. Georg)   1920-1998  
Notable Musicians: 3 composers, 2 composer/musicians
Georg Philipp Telemann   1681-1767     
Georg Friedrich Händel   1685-1759   classical  
Adolf von Henselt (a.k.a. Georg)   1814-1889   classical  
Richard Strauss (a.k.a. Georg)   1864-1949   classical  
Adolf Busch (a.k.a. Georg)   1891-1952   classical  
Notable Philosophers and Thinkers: 1 philosopher, 1 sociologist
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel   1770-1831  
Georg Simmel   1858-1918  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 astronomer/physicist, 1 physicist
Georg Ohm   1789-1854  
Bengt Strömgren (a.k.a. Georg)   1908-1987  
Notable Writers: 1 author, 1 author/playwright
Adolf Paul (a.k.a. Georg)   1863-1943  
Henning Mankell (a.k.a. Georg)   1948-2015  
Olympic Medalists: 3 bronze/silver, 1 bronze, 1 bronze/gold, 1 silver
(silver) Georg Hoffmann   1904   diving - platform; swimming - 100 yard backstroke  
(bronze/gold) Georg Zacharias   1904   swimming - 100 m backstroke; swimming - 400 m breaststroke  
(bronze/silver) Georg Åberg   1912   long jump; triple jump  
(bronze) Georg Werner   1924   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(bronze/silver) Georg Lammers   1928   100 m; 4x100 m relay  
(bronze/silver) Hans-Georg Reimann   1972; 1976   20 km walk  
Other Leaders: 1 president
President Lennart Meri (a.k.a. Georg)   1992-2001   Estonia  
Other Royalty: 3 princes, 1 prince consort
Franz Joseph II, Prince of Liechtenstein (a.k.a. Georg)   1938-1989   Liechtenstein  
Wenzel of Liechtenstein (a.k.a. Georg)   1962-1991   Liechtenstein  
Claus of the Netherlands (a.k.a. Georg)   1980-2002   Netherlands  
Georg of Liechtenstein   1999-   Liechtenstein