Namesakes

Harald I Fairhair   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   c. 850-c. 933  
Norwegian Kings and Queens   872-930
Harald I Bluetooth   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   910-986  
Danish Kings and Queens   958-986
Harald II Greycloak   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   ?-970  
Norwegian Kings and Queens   961-970
Harald III Hardrada   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1015-1066  
Norwegian Kings and Queens   1046-1066
Harald II   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   ?-1018  
Danish Kings and Queens   1014-1018
Harold I Harefoot   (m)   ?-1040  
English and British Kings and Queens   1035-1040
Harald III Hen   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1040-1080  
Danish Kings and Queens   1074-1080
Harold II   (m)   ?-1066  
English and British Kings and Queens   1066
Harald IV Gille   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1103-1136  
Norwegian Kings and Queens   1130-1136
Harold   (m)   ?-1168  
Saints
Harold A. Wilson   (m)   1885-1916  
Olympic Medalists   1908   1500 m   (silver)
Harold Clarke   (m)   1888-1969  
Olympic Medalists   1924   diving - plain high   (bronze)
Harold Hardwick   (m)   1888-1959  
Olympic Medalists   1912   swimming - 1500 m freestyle; swimming - 400 m freestyle; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay   (bronze/gold)
Harold Lloyd   (m)   1893-1971  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Harold Urey   (m)   1893-1981  
Nobel Prize Winners   1934   (chemistry)
Harold "Bullet Joe" Simpson   (m)   1893-1973  
Hall-of-Famers   1962   (ice hockey)
Notable Athletes   (ice hockey)
Harold Macmillan   (m)   1894-1986  
British Prime Ministers   1957-1963
Harold Barron   (m)   1894-1978  
Olympic Medalists   1920   110 m hurdles   (silver)
Harold L. Davis   (m)   1894-1960  
Pulitzer Award Winners   1936   Honey in the Horn
Harold Annison   (m)   1895-1957  
Olympic Medalists   1920   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay   (bronze)
Harry "Moose" Watson   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1898-1957  
Hall-of-Famers   1962   (ice hockey)
Notable Athletes   (ice hockey)
Harold B. Lee   (m)   1899-1973  
Other Religious Leaders   1972-1973   The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Harold Osborn   (m)   1899-1975  
Olympic Medalists   1924   decathlon; high jump   (gold)
Harold Abrahams   (m)   1899-1978  
Olympic Medalists   1924   100 m; 4x100 m relay   (gold/silver)
Harold Muller   (m)   1901-1962  
Olympic Medalists   1920   high jump   (silver)
Charles McCallister   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1903-1997  
Olympic Medalists   1932   water polo   (bronze)
Walter Harold Porter   (m)   1903-1979  
Olympic Medalists   1924   3000 m team   (silver)
Harold Whitlock   (m)   1903-1985  
Olympic Medalists   1936   50 km walk   (gold)
Herman Brix   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1906-2007  
Olympic Medalists   1928   shot put   (silver)
Harold "Bud" Foster   (m)   1906-1996  
Hall-of-Famers   1964   (basketball)
Notable Athletes   (basketball)
Harold Holt   (m)   1908-1967  
Australian Prime Ministers   1966-1967
Harold Courlander   (m)   1908-1996  
Notable Writers
Harold Smith   (m)   1909-1958  
Olympic Medalists   1932   diving - platform; diving - springboard   (gold/silver)
Griffith Jones   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1909-2007  
Notable Actors and Actresses
George Kojac   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1910-1996  
Olympic Medalists   1928   swimming - 100 m backstroke; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay   (gold)
Hack Simpson   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1910-1978  
Olympic Medalists   1932   ice hockey   (gold)
Jay Silverheels   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1912-1980  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Harold Cagle   (m)   1913-1977  
Olympic Medalists   1936   4x400 m relay   (silver)
Harold Russell   (m)   1914-2002  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Oscar Award Winners   1946   The Best Years of Our Lives   (actor)
Harold Wilson   (m)   1916-1995  
British Prime Ministers   1964-1970; 1974-1976
John H. Johnson   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1918-2005  
Notable Businesspeople
Harold "Pee Wee" Reese   (m)   1918-1999  
Hall-of-Famers   1984   (baseball)
Notable Athletes   (baseball)
Derek Barton   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1918-1998  
Nobel Prize Winners   1969   (chemistry)
Harry "Whipper" Watson   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1923-2002  
Hall-of-Famers   1994   (ice hockey)
Notable Athletes   (ice hockey)
Arthur Harnden   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1924-2016  
Olympic Medalists   1948   4x400 m relay   (gold)
Hal Holbrook   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1925-2021  
Emmy Award Winners   1971   The Bold Ones: The Senator   (actor)
Notable Actors and Actresses
Rock Hudson   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1925-1985  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Hal Blaine   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1929-2019  
Notable Musicians   Pop, rock and roll
Harold Pinter   (m)   1930-2008  
Nobel Prize Winners   2005   (literature)
Hal Connolly   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1931-2010  
Olympic Medalists   1956   hammer throw   (gold)
Harold Bernard St. John   (m)   1931-2004  
Other Leaders   1985-1986   Barbados   (prime minister)
Hal Greer   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1936-2018  
Hall-of-Famers   1981   (basketball)
Notable Athletes   (basketball)
Harald V   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1937-  
Norwegian Kings and Queens   1991-
Blaine Lindgren   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1939-  
Olympic Medalists   1964   110 m hurdles   (silver)
Ralph Boston   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1939-  
Olympic Medalists   1960; 1964; 1968   long jump   (gold/silver/bronze)
Harold E. Varmus   (m)   1939-  
Nobel Prize Winners   1989   (medicine)
Thompson Mann   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1942-  
Olympic Medalists   1964   swimming - 4x100 m medley relay   (gold)
Harold Ramis   (m)   1944-2014  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Notable Filmmakers
Harold Carmichael   (m)   1949-  
Hall-of-Famers   2020   (football)
Notable Athletes   (football)
Professor Harold Hill   (m)  
Fictional Characters from Plays and Musicals   1957   The Music Man
Harold Baines   (m)   1959-  
Hall-of-Famers   2019   (baseball)
Notable Athletes   (baseball)
Benh Zeitlin   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1982-  
Notable Filmmakers
Harold Bishop   (m)  
Fictional Characters from Television   1985   Neighbours
Kenneth Vermeer   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)   1986-  
Notable Athletes   (soccer)
Bright Abbott   (a.k.a. Harold)   (m)  
Fictional Characters from Television   2002   Everwood
Harold Abbott   (m)  
Fictional Characters from Television   2002   Everwood
Harold Shipman   (m)  
Title Characters   2007   The True Story Of Harold Shipman   (song)
Harold   (m)  
Title Characters   2010   The Harold Song   (song)
Harold Finch   (m)  
Fictional Characters from Television   2011   Person of Interest
Harold Fry   (m)  
Title Characters   2012   The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry   (book)