Namesakes

Australian Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Stanley Bruce   1923-1929  
British Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Stanley Baldwin   1923-1924; 1924-1929; 1935-1937  
Fictional Characters from Plays and Musicals: 1 character
Stanley Kowalski   1947   A Streetcar Named Desire  
Grammy Award Winners: 1 album of the year/record of the year
(album of the year/record of the year) Stan Getz (a.k.a. Stanley)   1965   Getz/Gilberto; The Girl from Ipanema  
Nobel Prize Winners: 2 medicine, 1 chemistry, 1 economics
(medicine) Stanley Cohen   1986  
(economics) Gary Becker (a.k.a. Stanley)   1992  
(medicine) Stanley B. Prusiner   1997  
(chemistry) M. Stanley Whittingham   2019  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actors
Charles S. Dutton (a.k.a. Stanley)   1951-  
Stanley Tucci   1960-  
Notable Athletes: 1 rugby, 1 soccer, 1 tennis
(soccer) Stanley Matthews   1915-2000  
(tennis) Roy Emerson (a.k.a. Stanley)   1936-  
(rugby) Stanley Afeaki   1978-  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 director
Stanley Kubrick   1928-1999  
Notable Musicians: 1 singer
Olly Murs (a.k.a. Stanley)   1984-   pop  
Notable Philosophers and Thinkers: 1 mathematician
Arthur Eddington (a.k.a. Stanley)   1882-1944  
Notable Politicians and Statespeople: 1 politician
Michael Dukakis (a.k.a. Stanley)   1933-  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 astronomer/physicist
Arthur Eddington (a.k.a. Stanley)   1882-1944  
Notable Writers: 2 authors
Stanley Middleton   1919-2009  
Malcolm Bradbury (a.k.a. Stanley)   1932-2000  
Olympic Medalists: 5 bronze, 1 bronze/gold, 1 gold
(bronze/gold) Stanley Rowley   1900   100 m; 200 m; 5000 m team; 60 m  
(bronze) Claude Jameson (a.k.a. Stanley)   1904   football  
(bronze) Stanley Glover   1928   4x400 m relay  
(gold) Carl Knowles (a.k.a. Stanley)   1936   basketball  
(bronze) Stan Vickers (a.k.a. Stanley)   1960   20 km walk  
(bronze) Stanley Cole   1972   water polo  
(bronze) Stanley Dziedzic   1976   freestyle wrestling  
Saints: 1 blessed
Blessed Stanley Rother   1935-1981  
Title Characters: 1 book
(book) Stanley   1964   Flat Stanley