Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Books: 1 character
Ralph Nickleby   1839   Nicholas Nickleby  
Fictional Characters from Television: 2 characters
Ralph Kramden   1955   The Honeymooners  
Ralph Wiggum   1990   The Simpsons  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 baseball, 1 basketball, 1 football, 1 ice hockey
(ice hockey) Ralph "Cooney" Weiland   1971  
(baseball) Ralph Kiner   1975  
(football) Ralph Wilson Jr.   2009  
(basketball) Ralph Sampson   2012  
Nobel Prize Winners: 2 peace, 1 medicine
(peace) Norman Angell (a.k.a. Ralph)   1933  
(peace) Ralph Bunche   1950  
(medicine) Ralph M. Steinman   2011  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 4 actors
Ralph Richardson   1902-1983  
Ralph Waite   1928-2014  
Ralph Macchio   1961-  
Ralph Fiennes   1962-  
Notable Artists: 1 fashion designer
Ralph Lauren   1939-  
Notable Athletes: 1 baseball, 1 basketball, 1 ice hockey
(ice hockey) Ralph "Cooney" Weiland   1904-1985  
(baseball) Ralph Kiner   1922-2014  
(basketball) Ralph Sampson   1960-  
Notable Hosts and Presenters: 1 television
(television) Ralph Inbar   1938-2004  
Notable Musicians: 1 composer, 1 musician
Ralph Vaughan Williams   1872-1958     
Mentor Williams (a.k.a. Ralph)   1946-2016     
Notable Writers: 1 author
Ralph Waldo Emerson   1803-1882  
Olympic Medalists: 5 gold, 4 silver, 3 bronze, 1 bronze/gold/silver, 1 gold/silver/bronze, 1 silver/bronze/gold
(bronze/gold/silver) Ralph Rose   1904; 1908; 1912   discus throw; hammer throw; shot put; shot put - both hands  
(gold) Ralph Craig   1912   100 m; 200 m  
(bronze) Ralph Hills   1924   shot put  
(gold) Ralph Breyer   1924   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(bronze) Edward Smouha (a.k.a. Ralph)   1928   4x100 m relay  
(silver) Ralph Hill   1932   5000 m  
(silver/bronze/gold) Ralph Metcalfe   1932; 1936   100 m; 200 m; 4x100 m relay  
(gold) Ralph Bishop   1936   basketball  
(silver) Ralph Flanagan   1936   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(bronze) Rolf Olinger (a.k.a. Ralph)   1948   alpine skiing  
(gold) Ralph Beard Jr.   1948   basketball  
(gold/silver/bronze) Ralph Boston   1960; 1964; 1968   long jump  
(gold) Ralph Doubell   1968   800 m  
(silver) Ralph Hutton   1968   swimming - 400 m freestyle  
(silver) Ralph Mann   1972   400 m hurdles  
Saints: 5 blessed, 2 saints
Blessed Ralph   ?-1152  
Saint Ralph Sherwin   ?-1581  
Saint Ralph Crockett   ?-1588  
Blessed Ralph Milner   ?-1591  
Blessed Ralph Grimston   ?-1598  
Blessed Ralph Corby   1598-1644  
Blessed Ralph Ashley   ?-1606  
Shakespearian Characters: 1 character
Ralph Mouldy   Henry IV (2)  
Title Characters: 1 song
(song) Ralph Wiggum   2005   Ralph Wiggum