Namesakes

Hall-of-Famers: 1 football, 1 ice hockey
(ice hockey) Lynn Patrick   1980  
(football) Lynn Swann   2001  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 5 actresses, 1 actress/model
Lynn Redgrave   1943-2010  
Barbi Benton (a.k.a. Lynn)   1950-  
Bree Walker (a.k.a. Lynn)   1953-  
Sherill Lynn Rettino   1956-1995  
Vanessa L. Williams (a.k.a. Lynn)   1963-  
Sabrina Carpenter (a.k.a. Lynn)   1999-  
Notable Athletes: 3 football, 1 ice hockey, 1 rugby
(ice hockey) Lynn Patrick   1912-1980  
(rugby) Lynn Howells   1950-  
(football) Lynn Swann   1952-  
(football) Frostee Rucker (a.k.a. Lynn)   1983-  
(football) Christine Michael (a.k.a. Lynn)   1990-  
Notable Hosts and Presenters: 1 radio
(radio) Bree Walker (a.k.a. Lynn)   1953-  
Notable Musicians: 4 singers
Vanessa L. Williams (a.k.a. Lynn)   1963-     
Eric "Eazy-E" Wright (a.k.a. Lynn)   1964-1995   hip hop  
Trisha Yearwood (a.k.a. Lynn)   1964-   Country  
Sabrina Carpenter (a.k.a. Lynn)   1999-     
Olympic Medalists: 5 gold, 4 bronze, 4 silver, 2 bronze/gold, 1 gold/silver, 1 silver/bronze, 1 silver/gold
(bronze/gold) Robert Clotworthy (a.k.a. Lynn)   1952; 1956   diving - springboard  
(gold) Lynn Edythe Burke   1960   swimming - 100 m backstroke; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(gold) Lynn Davies   1964   long jump  
(bronze/gold) Sharon Wichman (a.k.a. Lynn)   1968   swimming - 100 m breaststroke; swimming - 200 m breaststroke  
(silver/bronze) Lynn Vidali   1968; 1972   swimming - 400 m medley; swimming - 200 m medley  
(silver) Lynn Colella   1972   swimming - 200 m butterfly  
(gold) Sandy Neilson (a.k.a. Lynn)   1972   swimming - 100 m freestyle; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(silver) Nancy Dunkle (a.k.a. Lynn)   1976   basketball  
(bronze) Lynn Williams   1984   3000 m  
(silver/gold) Nancy Hogshead-Makar (a.k.a. Lynn)   1984   swimming - 100 m freestyle; swimming - 200 m medley; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(silver) Diane Dixon (a.k.a. Lynn)   1988   4x400 m relay  
(bronze) Deborah Ochs (a.k.a. Lynn)   1988   archery - team  
(bronze) Lynn Jennings   1992   10000 m  
(gold/silver) Karyn Bye-Dietz (a.k.a. Lynn)   1998; 2002   ice hockey  
(silver) Kara Lynn Joyce   2004; 2008   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(bronze) Becky Hammon (a.k.a. Lynn)   2008   basketball  
(gold) Jamie Lynn Corkish   2012   shooting  
(gold) Courtney Mathewson (a.k.a. Lynn)   2012   water polo  
Title Characters: 2 songs
(song) Rebecca Lynn   1995   Rebecca Lynn  
(song) Lynn   2012   Lynn's Theme