Namesakes

Danish Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Klaus Berntsen   1910-1913  
Fictional Characters from Television: 1 character
Klaus Heisler   2005   American Dad!  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms: 2 hurricanes
Hurricane Klaus   1984  
Hurricane Klaus   1990  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 physics
(physics) Klaus von Klitzing   1985  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actors
Klaus Kinski   1926-1991  
Klaus Maria Brandauer   1943-  
Notable Athletes: 1 soccer
(soccer) Stefanos Athanasiadis (a.k.a. Klaus)   1988-  
Notable Musicians: 2 musicians, 1 composer
Klaus Dinger   1946-2008     
Klaus Röder   1948-     
Klaus Badelt   1967-     
Notable Politicians and Statespeople: 1 politician
Norbert Schmelzer (a.k.a. Klaus)   1921-2008  
Olympic Medalists: 5 bronze, 4 silver, 1 gold, 1 gold/silver, 1 silver/bronze
(silver) Klaus Richtzenhain   1956   1500 m  
(bronze) Klaus Lehnertz   1964   pole vault  
(silver) Klaus Beer   1968   long jump  
(gold/silver) Klaus Dibiasi   1964; 1968; 1972; 1976   diving - platform; diving - springboard  
(silver) Klaus Katzur   1972   swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(gold) Klaus Wolfermann   1972   javelin throw  
(bronze) Klaus Ehl   1972   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Klaus Auhuber   1976   ice hockey  
(bronze) Klaus-Peter Hildenbrand   1976   5000 m  
(silver/bronze) Klaus Steinbach   1972; 1976   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(silver) Klaus Thiele   1980   4x400 m relay  
(bronze) Klaus Ploghaus   1984   hammer throw  
Other Leaders: 1 president, 1 prime minister
Prime Minister Klaus Tschütscher   2009-2013   Liechtenstein  
President Klaus Iohannis   2014-   Romania  
Other Royalty: 1 prince consort
Claus of the Netherlands (a.k.a. Klaus)   1980-2002   Netherlands