Namesakes

Lord Byron   (a.k.a. Gordon)   (m)   1788-1824  
Notable Writers
Gordon Coates   (m)   1878-1943  
New Zealand Prime Ministers   1925-1928
Hugh Gordon Cummins   (m)   1891-1970  
Other Leaders   1958-1961   Barbados   (premier)
Gordon Roberts   (m)   1891-1966  
Hall-of-Famers   1971   (ice hockey)
Notable Athletes   (ice hockey)
Bevil Rudd   (a.k.a. Gordon)   (m)   1894-1948  
Olympic Medalists   1920   400 m; 4x400 m relay; 800 m   (gold/silver/bronze)
Robert Menzies   (a.k.a. Gordon)   (m)   1894-1978  
Australian Prime Ministers   1939-1941; 1949-1966
Gordon Goodwin   (m)   1895-1984  
Olympic Medalists   1924   10 km walk   (silver)
Gordon "Duke" Keats   (m)   1895-1972  
Hall-of-Famers   1958   (ice hockey)
Notable Athletes   (ice hockey)
Gord "Phat" Wilson   (a.k.a. Gordon)   (m)   1895-1970  
Hall-of-Famers   1962   (ice hockey)
Notable Athletes   (ice hockey)
Douglas Lowe   (a.k.a. Gordon)   (m)   1902-1981  
Olympic Medalists   1924; 1928   800 m   (gold)
Gordon Aitchison   (m)   1909-1990  
Olympic Medalists   1936   basketball   (silver)
Gordon B. Hinckley   (m)   1910-2008  
Other Religious Leaders   1995-2008   The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Gordon Dunn   (m)   1912-1964  
Olympic Medalists   1936   discus throw   (silver)
Gordie Drillon   (a.k.a. Gordon)   (m)   1913-1986  
Hall-of-Famers   1975   (ice hockey)
Notable Athletes   (ice hockey)
Gordon Carpenter   (m)   1919-1988  
Olympic Medalists   1948   basketball   (gold)
George Avery   (a.k.a. Gordon)   (m)   1925-2006  
Olympic Medalists   1948   triple jump   (silver)
Gordy Giovanelli   (a.k.a. Gordon)   (m)   1925-  
Olympic Medalists   1948   rowing   (gold)
Gordie Howe   (a.k.a. Gordon)   (m)   1928-2016  
Hall-of-Famers   1972   (ice hockey)
Most Valuable Players   1952; 1953; 1957; 1958; 1960; 1963   ice hockey
Notable Athletes   (ice hockey)
Gordon Pirie   (m)   1931-1991  
Olympic Medalists   1956   5000 m   (silver)
Murray Halberg   (a.k.a. Gordon)   (m)   1933-  
Olympic Medalists   1960   5000 m   (gold)
J. G. Farrell   (a.k.a. Gordon)   (m)   1935-1979  
Notable Writers
Gordon Banks   (m)   1937-  
Notable Athletes   (soccer)
Gordon Tootoosis   (m)   1941-2011  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Gordon Bowker   (m)   c. 1947-  
Notable Businesspeople
Gordon Brown   (m)   1951-  
British Prime Ministers   2007-2010
Gordon Matthew "Sting" Sumner   (m)   1951-  
Grammy Award Winners   1984   Every Breath You Take   (song of the year)
Notable Musicians  
Gordon Downie   (m)   1955-  
Olympic Medalists   1976   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay   (bronze)
Gord Hynes   (a.k.a. Gordon)   (m)   1966-  
Olympic Medalists   1992   ice hockey   (silver)
Gordon Ramsay   (m)   1966-  
Notable Hosts and Presenters
Gordon Bajnai   (m)   1968-  
Other Leaders   2009-2010   Hungary   (prime minister)
James Pritchard   (a.k.a. Gordon)   (m)   1979-  
Notable Athletes   (rugby)
Gordon Schildenfeld   (m)   1985-  
Notable Athletes   (soccer)
Gordon Reid   (m)   1987-  
Notable Athletes   (rugby)
Gordon McRorie   (m)   1988-  
Notable Athletes   (rugby)
Gordon   (m)  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms   1994   (hurricane)
Gordon   (m)  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms   2000   (hurricane)
Gordon   (m)  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms   2006   (hurricane)
Gordon   (m)  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms   2012   (hurricane)
Gordon   (m)  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms   2018   (storm)