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  
Fictional Characters from Television: 5 characters
Stan Switek (a.k.a. Stanley)   1984   Miami Vice  
Ray Kowalski (a.k.a. Stanley)   1994   Due South  
Stan Marsh (a.k.a. Stanley)   1997   South Park  
Jack Hodgins (a.k.a. Stanley)   2005   Bones  
Stanley Hudson   2005   The Office  
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 physicist/astronomer
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 gold, 1 gold/bronze
(gold/bronze) 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