Namesakes

Danish Kings and Queens: 1 king
King Niels   1104-1134  
Danish Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Niels Neergaard   1908-1909; 1920-1924  
Nobel Prize Winners: 2 medicine, 2 physics
(medicine) Niels Ryberg Finsen   1903  
(physics) Niels Bohr   1922  
(physics) Aage Bohr (a.k.a. Niels)   1975  
(medicine) Niels Kaj Jerne   1984  
Notable Musicians: 1 singer
Nielson (a.k.a. Niels)   1989-   pop  
Notable Philosophers and Thinkers: 1 mathematician
Niels Henrik Abel   1802-1829  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 physicist
Niels Bohr   1885-1962