Namesakes

Hungarian Kings and Queens: 5 kings
King István I   997-1038  
King István II   1114-1131  
King István III   1161-1162; 1163-1172  
King István IV   1163  
King István V   1270-1272  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor
Bill Skarsgård (a.k.a. Istvan)   1990-  
Notable Athletes: 1 boxing
(boxing) István Kecskés   1980-  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople: 1 politician
István Széchenyi   1791-1860  
Olympic Medalists: 3 bronze, 3 gold, 3 silver, 2 silver/gold, 1 gold/bronze, 1 silver/bronze, 1 silver/gold/bronze
(silver) István Somodi   1908   high jump  
(silver/gold) István Barta   1928; 1932   water polo  
(silver/bronze) István Bárány   1928; 1932   swimming - 100 m freestyle; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(gold) István Molnár   1936   water polo  
(gold) István Hasznos   1952   water polo  
(silver/gold) István Szívós   1948; 1952; 1956   water polo  
(bronze) István Rózsavölgyi   1960   1500 m  
(gold/bronze) István Hevesi   1956; 1960   water polo  
(silver) István Görgényi   1972   water polo  
(silver) István Magas   1972   water polo  
(silver/gold/bronze) István Szívós   1968; 1972; 1976; 1980   water polo  
(bronze) István Kiss   1980   water polo  
(bronze) István Udvardi   1980   water polo  
(gold) István Gergely   2004; 2008   water polo  
Saints: 1 saint
Saint Stephen I of Hungary (a.k.a. István)   c. 975-1038