Namesakes

British Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
John Russell   1846-1852; 1865-1866  
Fictional Characters from Television: 1 character
Russell Varon   2005   Invasion  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 ice hockey
(ice hockey) Russell Bowie   1945  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 physics
(physics) Russell Alan Hulse   1993  
Notable Activists and Revolutionaries: 1 activist
(activist) Russell Means   1939-2012  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 5 actors, 1 actress
Frank Parker (a.k.a. Russell)   1939-2018  
Russell Means   1939-2012  
Russi Taylor (a.k.a. Russell)   1944-2019  
Glynn Turman (a.k.a. Russell)   1947-  
Russell Crowe   1964-  
Russell Brand   1975-  
Notable Athletes: 1 basketball, 1 football, 1 ice hockey
(ice hockey) Russell Bowie   1880-1959  
(basketball) Russell Westbrook   1988-  
(football) Russell Wilson   1988-  
Notable Musicians: 2 singers
Russell Means   1939-2012     
Russell "Ol' Dirty Bastard" Jones   1968-2004   hip hop  
Notable Writers: 2 authors
Ian McEwan (a.k.a. Russell)   1948-  
Russell Celyn Jones   1952-  
Olympic Medalists: 3 bronze, 2 gold
(bronze) George Renwick (a.k.a. Russell)   1924   4x400 m relay  
(bronze) Russell Webb   1972   water polo  
(bronze) Russell Ford   2012   field hockey  
(gold) Peter Wilson (a.k.a. Russell)   2012   shooting  
(gold) Russell Westbrook   2012   basketball  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actor
(actor) Russell Crowe   2000   Gladiator  
Other Leaders: 2 prime ministers
Prime Minister David Lange (a.k.a. Russell)   1984-1989   New Zealand  
Prime Minister Geoffrey Palmer (a.k.a. Russell)   1989-1990   New Zealand  
Other Religious Leaders: 1 leader
Russell M. Nelson   2018-   The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  
Pulitzer Award Winners: 1 winner
Russell Banks   1986; 1999   Continental Drift; Cloudsplitter  
Title Characters: 1 book
(book) Russell   2014   Etta and Otto and Russell and James