Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Books: 2 characters
Isabella Thorpe   1817   Northanger Abbey  
John Thorpe   1817   Northanger Abbey  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 football
(football) Jim Thorpe   1963  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor
Jim Thorpe   1887-1953  
Notable Athletes: 2 football, 1 rugby
(football) Jim Thorpe   1887-1953  
(rugby) Richard Thorpe   1984-  
(football) Neiko Thorpe   1990-  
Olympic Medalists: 1 gold, 1 gold/silver/bronze
(gold) Jim Thorpe   1912   decathlon; pentathlon  
(gold/silver/bronze) Ian Thorpe   2000; 2004   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay; swimming - 200 m freestyle; swimming - 400 m freestyle; swimming - 100 m freestyle  
Saints: 1 blessed
Blessed Robert Thorpe   ?-1591