Namesakes for Williams

Fictional Characters from Movies: 1 hero
      Ash Williams   1981   The Evil Dead  
Fictional Characters from Plays and Musicals: 1 hero
      Laurey Williams   1930; 1943   Green Grow the Lilacs; Oklahoma!  
Fictional Characters from Television: 4 characters
      Addie Horton (a.k.a. Williams)   1965   Days of Our Lives  
      Julie Olson Williams   1965   Days of Our Lives  
      Doug Williams   1965   Days of Our Lives  
      Hope Williams Brady   1965   Days of Our Lives  
Hall-of-Famers: 3 baseball, 1 basketball
      (baseball) Ted Williams   1966  
      (baseball) Billy Williams   1987  
      (basketball) Roy Williams   2007  
      (baseball) Dick Williams   2008  
Nobel Prize Winners: 2 peace
      (peace) Betty Williams   1976  
      (peace) Jody Williams   1997  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 7 actors, 7 actresses, 1 actor/comedian
      Bransby Williams   1870-1961  
      Guy Williams   1924-1989  
      Brook Williams   1938-2005  
      JoBeth Williams   1948-  
      Anson Williams   1949-  
      Robin Williams   1951-2014  
      Treat Williams   1951-  
      Wade Williams   1961-  
      Vanessa L. Williams   1963-  
      Kelli Williams   1970-  
      Cress Williams   1970-  
      Kimberly Williams-Paisley   1971-  
      Finty Williams   1972-  
      Michelle Williams   1980-  
      Maisie Williams   1997-  
Notable Athletes: 11 football, 5 soccer, 2 baseball, 2 tennis, 1 basketball, 1 boxing
      (baseball) Ted Williams   1918-2002  
      (baseball) Billy Williams   1938-  
      (boxing) Sherman Williams   1972-  
      (tennis) Venus Williams   1980-  
      (tennis) Serena Williams   1981-  
      (football) Tramon Williams   1983-  
      (basketball) Deron Williams   1984-  
      (soccer) Ashley Williams   1984-  
      (soccer) Owain Fôn Williams   1987-  
      (football) Brandon Williams   1987-  
      (soccer) Rhys Williams   1988-  
      (football) Terrance Williams   1989-  
      (football) Steve Williams   1991-  
      (football) Tourek Williams   1991-  
      (football) Kerwynn Williams   1991-  
      (football) K'Waun Williams   1991-  
      (football) Kasen Williams   1992-  
      (football) Andre Williams   1992-  
      (football) Karlos Williams   1993-  
      (soccer) Jonny Williams   1993-  
      (football) Maxx Williams   1994-  
      (soccer) George Williams   1995-  
Notable Hosts and Presenters: 2 television
      (television) Montel Williams   1956-  
      (television) Brian Williams   1959-  
Notable Musicians: 3 composers, 2 musicians, 1 singer
      Hank Williams   1923-1953   country  
      John Williams   1932-    
      Mentor Williams   1946-2016    
      Harry Gregson-Williams   1961-    
      Vanessa L. Williams   1963-    
      Rupert Gregson-Williams   1966-    
Notable Writers: 1 playwright
      Tennessee Williams   1911-1983  
Olympic Medalists: 12 gold, 9 bronze, 4 silver, 3 gold/silver, 1 silver/bronze, 1 silver/gold
      (silver/gold) Robert Williams   1904   archery - American round; archery - team round; archery - York round  
      (bronze) Basil Williams   1920   figure skating  
      (gold) Percy Williams   1928   100 m; 200 m  
      (gold) Archie Williams   1936   400 m  
      (gold) Howie Williams   1952   basketball  
      (gold) Yvette Williams   1952   long jump  
      (gold) Lucinda Williams   1960   4x100 m relay  
      (gold) Ulis Williams   1964   4x400 m relay  
      (gold) John Williams   1972   archery - individual  
      (gold/silver) Randy Williams   1972; 1976   long jump  
      (bronze) Desai Williams   1984   4x100 m relay  
      (bronze) Lynn Williams   1984   3000 m  
      (bronze) Wendy Lian Williams   1988   diving - platform  
      (bronze) Jason Williams   1996   baseball  
      (gold) Natalie Williams   2000   basketball  
      (gold) Todd Williams   2000   baseball  
      (bronze) Christopher Williams   2000   4x400 m relay  
      (bronze) Buffy-Lynne Williams   2000   rowing  
      (gold/silver) Bernard Williams   2000; 2004   4x100 m relay; 200 m  
      (gold) Venus Williams   2000; 2008; 2012   tennis  
      (gold) Serena Williams   2000; 2008; 2012   tennis  
      (bronze) Susan Williams   2004   triathlon  
      (silver) Jeff Williams   2004   baseball  
      (silver) Glenn Williams   2004   baseball  
      (bronze) Novlene Williams-Mills   2004; 2008; 2012   4x400 m relay  
      (silver) Andrae Williams   2008   4x400 m relay  
      (gold) Deron Williams   2008; 2012   basketball  
      (silver/bronze) Shericka Williams   2008; 2012   400 m; 4x400 m relay  
      (gold/silver) Lauryn Williams   2004; 2012; 2014   100 m; 4x100 m relay; bobsleigh  
      (silver) Rob Williams   2012   rowing  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actor
      (actor) Robin Williams   1997   Good Will Hunting  
Pulitzer Award Winners: 2 winners
      Tennessee Williams   1948; 1955   A Streetcar Named Desire; Cat on A Hot Tin Roof  
      Joy Williams   2001   The Quick and the Dead  
Shakespearian Characters: 1 character
      Michael Williams   Henry V  
Title Characters: 1 song
      (song) Barry Williams   2002   The Barry Williams Show