Namesakes for Bates

Fictional Characters from Movies: 1 villain
      Norman Bates   1960   Psycho  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor, 1 actress
      Kathy Bates   1948-  
      Benedick Bates   1971-  
Notable Athletes: 1 football, 1 tennis
      (tennis) Jeremy Bates   1962-  
      (football) Houston Bates   1991-  
Notable Musicians: 1 musician
      Bo Diddley (a.k.a. Bates)   1928-2008   blues  
Olympic Medalists: 2 bronze
      (bronze) Al Bates   1928   long jump  
      (bronze) Michael Bates   1992   200 m  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actress
      (actress) Kathy Bates   1990   Misery  
Shakespearian Characters: 1 character
      John Bates   Henry V