Namesakes

Bulgarian Kings and Tsars: 1 king
King Vladimir   889-893  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 baseball
(baseball) Vladimir Guerrero   2018  
Most Valuable Players: 1 winner
Vladimir Guerrero   2004   baseball  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 chemistry
(chemistry) Vladimir Prelog   1975  
Notable Activists and Revolutionaries: 1 activist
(activist) Vladimir Lenin   1870-1924  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actors
Vladimir Menshov   1939-  
Vladimir Tintor   1978-  
Notable Athletes: 4 soccer, 3 handball, 1 baseball
(handball) Vladimir Belov   1958-2016  
(handball) Vladimir Jelčić   1968-  
(handball) Vladimir Šujster   1972-  
(baseball) Vladimir Guerrero   1975-  
(soccer) Vlada Avramov (a.k.a. Vladimir)   1979-  
(soccer) Vladimir Granat   1987-  
(soccer) Vladimír Weiss   1989-  
(soccer) Vladimír Darida   1990-  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 director
Vladimir Menshov   1939-  
Notable Writers: 1 author, 1 poet
Vladimir Nazor   1876-1949  
Vladimir Nabokov   1899-1977  
Olympic Medalists: 15 silver, 13 bronze, 10 gold, 3 bronze/silver, 2 gold/silver, 2 silver/bronze, 1 bronze/gold/silver
(silver) Vladimir Kazantsev   1952   3000 m steeplechase  
(silver) Vladimir Sukharev   1952; 1956   4x100 m relay  
(silver) Vladimir Ivković   1952; 1956   water polo  
(gold) Vladimir Kuts   1956   10000 m; 5000 m  
(bronze) Vladimir Struzhanov   1956   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(silver) Vladimir Torban   1956   basketball  
(silver) Vladimir Novikov   1960   water polo  
(silver) Vladimir Ugrekelidze   1960   basketball  
(silver) Vladimir Goryaev   1960   triple jump  
(bronze/gold/silver) Volodymyr Holubnychy (a.k.a. Vladimir)   1960; 1964; 1968; 1972   20 km walk  
(bronze) Vladimir Kuznetsov   1964   water polo  
(bronze/silver) Vladimir Semyonov   1960; 1964; 1968   water polo  
(silver) Vladimir Cvetković   1968   basketball  
(silver/bronze) Vladimir Kosinsky   1968   swimming - 100 m breaststroke; swimming - 200 m breaststroke; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(bronze) Vladimir Andreev   1968   basketball  
(bronze) Vladimir Nemshilov   1968   swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(gold) Vladimir Vasin   1972   diving - springboard  
(gold) Vladimir Zhmudsky   1972   water polo  
(bronze/silver) Vladimir Bure   1968; 1972   swimming - 100 m freestyle; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(silver) Vladimir Lovetskiy   1972   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Vladimir Arzamaskov   1976   basketball  
(bronze/silver) Vladimir Aleynik   1976; 1980   diving - platform  
(bronze) Vladimir Zhigily   1976; 1980   basketball  
(gold) Vladimir Akimov   1980   water polo  
(gold) Vladimir Kiselyov   1980   shot put  
(bronze) Vladimir Tkachenko   1976; 1980   basketball  
(silver) Vladimir Belov   1980   handball  
(gold) Vladimir Muravyov   1980; 1988   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Vladimir Dolgov   1980   swimming - 100 m backstroke  
(bronze) Vladimir Yesheyev   1988   archery - individual  
(gold) Vladimir Salnikov   1980; 1988   swimming - 400 m freestyle; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay; swimming - 1500 m freestyle  
(gold) Vladimir Krylov   1988   4x100 m relay  
(silver) Volodymyr Tkachenko (a.k.a. Vladimir)   1988   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(bronze) Vladimir Karabutov   1992   water polo  
(gold) Vladimir Jelčić   1996   handball  
(silver) Vladimir Predkin   1996   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(gold/silver) Vladimir Pyshnenko   1992; 1996   swimming - 4x100 m medley relay; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(silver) Vladimir Selkov   1992; 1996   swimming - 200 m backstroke; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(silver) Vladimir Dubrovshchik   1996   discus throw  
(gold) Vladimir Šujster   1996   handball  
(bronze) Vladimir Andreyev   2000   20 km walk  
(silver/bronze) Vladimir Vujasinović   2000; 2004; 2008   water polo  
(silver) Vladimir Gojković   2004   water polo  
(bronze) Vladimir Lebedev   2006   freestyle skiing  
(bronze) Vladimir Morozov   2012   swimming  
(gold/silver) Vladimir Grigorev   2014   speed skating  
Other Leaders: 2 prime ministers, 1 premier, 1 president/prime minister
Premier Vladimir Lenin   1917-1924   Soviet Union  
President/Prime Minister Vladimir Putin   2000-2008; 2008-2012; 2012-   Russia  
Prime Minister Vladimir Yermoshin   2000-2001   Belarus  
Prime Minister Vladimír Špidla   2002-2004   Czech Republic  
Russian Grand Dukes and Tsars: 2 dukes
Duke Vladimir I the Great   980-1015  
Duke Vladimir II Monomakh   1113-1125  
Saints: 1 saint
Saint Vladimir I of Kiev   c. 958-1015