Namesakes

Nobel Prize Winners: 1 chemistry, 1 literature
(chemistry) Jaroslav Heyrovský   1959  
(literature) Jaroslav Seifert   1984  
Notable Athletes: 1 soccer, 1 tennis
(tennis) Jaroslav Drobný   1921-2001  
(soccer) Jaroslav Plašil   1982-  
Olympic Medalists: 2 silver, 1 bronze, 1 gold
(silver) Jaroslav Drobný   1948   ice hockey  
(bronze) Jaroslav Bába   2004   high jump  
(gold) Jaroslav Kulhavý   2012   cycling - mountain bike  
(silver) Jaroslav Soukup   2014   biathlon