Namesakes

Emmy Award Winners: 1 actress
(actress) Gillian Anderson   1997   The X-Files  
Fictional Characters from Television: 6 characters, 1 villain
Zeke Anderson   1987   Tour of Duty  
Julie Emrick (a.k.a. Anderson)   1998   Felicity  
Roy Anderson   2005   The Office  
Heath Anderson   2007   Greek  
Blaine Anderson   2009   Glee  
Doug Anderson   2016   The Family  
Crystal Anderson   1988; 2018   Roseanne; The Conners  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 baseball, 1 ice hockey
(baseball) George "Sparky" Anderson   2000  
(ice hockey) Glenn Anderson   2008  
Most Valuable Players: 2 winners
Tommy Anderson   1942   ice hockey  
Ken Anderson   1981   football  
Nobel Prize Winners: 2 physics
(physics) Carl David Anderson   1936  
(physics) Philip Warren Anderson   1977  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 7 actresses, 2 actors, 1 comedian/actor, 1 model/actress
Adam West (a.k.a. Anderson)   1928-2017  
Sondra Locke (a.k.a. Anderson)   1944-2018  
Loni Anderson   1946-  
Richard Dean Anderson   1950-  
Adèle Anderson   1952-  
Pamela Anderson   1967-  
Gillian Anderson   1968-  
Anthony Anderson   1970-  
Esther Anderson   1979-  
Jolene Anderson   1980-  
Ella Anderson   2005-  
Notable Athletes: 5 football, 1 baseball, 1 darts, 1 ice hockey, 1 soccer, 1 tennis
(football) Ken Anderson   1949-  
(ice hockey) Glenn Anderson   1960-  
(football) Colt Anderson   1985-  
(tennis) Kevin Anderson   1986-  
(darts) Kyle Anderson   1987-2021  
(baseball) Brett Anderson   1988-  
(football) C. J. Anderson   1991-  
(soccer) Bobley Anderson   1992-  
(football) Dres Anderson   1992-  
(football) Zaire Anderson   1992-  
Notable Filmmakers: 2 directors, 1 director/screenwriter/producer
Paul W. S. Anderson   1965-  
Wes Anderson   1969-  
Paul Thomas Anderson   1970-  
Notable Musicians: 3 singers, 1 musician
Ernestine Anderson   1928-2016   Jazz, blues  
Gladstone Anderson   1934-2015     
Adèle Anderson   1952-     
Big Sean (a.k.a. Anderson)   1988-   hip hop  
Olympic Medalists: 5 silver, 4 gold, 2 bronze
(silver) Stephen Anderson   1928   110 m hurdles  
(gold) John Anderson   1932   discus throw  
(silver) Osborne Anderson   1932   ice hockey  
(silver) Miller Anderson   1948; 1952   diving - springboard  
(bronze) Willie Anderson   1988   basketball  
(gold) Andrea Anderson   2000   4x400 m relay  
(silver) Craig Anderson   2004   baseball  
(bronze) Brett Anderson   2008   baseball  
(gold) Alyssa Anderson   2012   swimming  
(silver) Haley Anderson   2012   swimming  
(gold) Jamie Anderson   2014   snowboarding  
Saints: 1 blessed
Blessed Robert Anderson   ?-1586