Namesakes

American First Ladies: 2 first ladies
Abigail Adams   1797-1801  
Louisa Adams   1825-1829  
American Presidents: 2 presidents
John Adams   1797-1801  
John Quincy Adams   1825-1829  
Emmy Award Winners: 1 actor
(actor) Don Adams   1967; 1968; 1969   Get Smart  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 ice hockey
(ice hockey) Jack Adams   1959  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 3 actresses, 2 actors
Don Adams   1923-2005  
Neile Adams   1932-  
Maud Adams   1945-  
Evan Adams   1966-  
Amy Adams   1974-  
Notable Artists: 1 photographer
Ansel Adams   1902-1984  
Notable Athletes: 1 football, 1 ice hockey, 1 soccer
(ice hockey) Jack Adams   1895-1968  
(soccer) Stephen Adams   1989-  
(football) Davante Adams   1992-  
Notable Musicians: 1 musician
Bryan Adams   1959-   rock  
Notable Writers: 1 author
Douglas Adams   1952-2001  
Olympic Medalists: 2 gold, 1 bronze, 1 gold/silver, 1 silver, 1 silver/bronze
(silver) Edgar H. Adams   1904   diving - plunge for distance  
(gold/silver) Platt Adams   1912   high jump - standing; long jump - standing  
(silver/bronze) Ben Adams   1912   high jump - standing; long jump - standing  
(gold) Valerie Adams   2008; 2012   shot put  
(gold) Nicola Adams   2012   boxing  
(bronze) Vicki Adams   2014   curling  
Other Leaders: 1 premier, 1 prime minister
Premier Grantley Herbert Adams   1953-1958   Barbados  
Prime Minister Tom Adams   1976-1985   Barbados  
Saints: 1 blessed
Blessed John Adams   1543-1586