Namesakes

George Davis   (m)   1870-1940  
Hall-of-Famers   1998   (baseball)
Notable Athletes   (baseball)
Harold L. Davis   (m)   1894-1960  
Pulitzer Award Winners   1936   Honey in the Horn
John Ainsworth-Davis   (m)   1895-1976  
Olympic Medalists   1920   4x400 m relay   (gold)
Tyrell Davis   (m)   1902-1970  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Bette Davis   (f)   1908-1989  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Oscar Award Winners   1935; 1938   Dangerous; Jezebel   (actress)
Title Characters   1981   Bette Davis Eyes   (song)
Raymond Davis Jr.   (m)   1914-2006  
Nobel Prize Winners   2002   (physics)
Ossie Davis   (m)   1917-2005  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Miles Davis   (m)   1926-1991  
Notable Musicians   jazz
Al Davis   (m)   1929-2011  
Hall-of-Famers   1992   (football)
Jack Davis   (m)   1930-2012  
Olympic Medalists   1952; 1956   110 m hurdles   (silver)
Keith Davis   (m)   1930-2019  
Notable Athletes   (rugby)
Walt Davis   (m)   1931-  
Olympic Medalists   1952   high jump   (gold)
Otis Davis   (m)   1932-  
Olympic Medalists   1960   400 m; 4x400 m relay   (gold)
Willie Davis   (m)   1934-2020  
Hall-of-Famers   1981   (football)
Notable Athletes   (football)
Glenn Davis   (m)   1934-2009  
Olympic Medalists   1956; 1960   400 m hurdles; 4x400 m relay   (gold)
Daniel Davis   (m)   1945-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Kenneth Davis   (m)   1948-  
Olympic Medalists   1972   basketball   (silver)
Walter Davis   (m)   1954-  
Olympic Medalists   1976   basketball   (gold)
Judy Davis   (f)   1955-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Geena Davis   (f)   1956-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Oscar Award Winners   1988   The Accidental Tourist   (actress)
Victor Davis   (m)   1964-1989  
Olympic Medalists   1984; 1988   swimming - 100 m breaststroke; swimming - 200 m breaststroke; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay   (gold/silver)
Cameron Davis   (m)  
Fictional Characters from Television   1965   Days of Our Lives
Kristin Davis   (f)   1965-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Viola Davis   (f)   1965-  
Emmy Award Winners   2015   How to Get Away with Murder   (actress)
Notable Actors and Actresses
Oscar Award Winners   2016   Fences   (actress)
Pauline Davis-Thompson   (f)   1966-  
Olympic Medalists   1996; 2000   200 m; 4x100 m relay   (silver/gold)
Howard Davis   (m)   1967-  
Olympic Medalists   1988   4x400 m relay   (silver)
Clarissa Davis   (f)   1967-  
Olympic Medalists   1992   basketball   (bronze)
Warwick Davis   (m)   1970-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Calvin Davis   (m)   1972-  
Olympic Medalists   1996   400 m hurdles   (bronze)
Josh Davis   (m)   1972-  
Olympic Medalists   1996; 2000   swimming - 4x100 m medley relay; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay   (gold/silver)
Terrell Davis   (m)   1972-  
Hall-of-Famers   2017   (football)
Most Valuable Players   1998   football
Notable Athletes   (football)
Josie Davis   (f)   1973-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Julienne Davis   (f)   1973-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Brad Davis   (m)   1981-  
Notable Athletes   (soccer)
Nicole Davis   (f)   1982-  
Olympic Medalists   2008; 2012   volleyball   (silver)
Benjamin Walker   (a.k.a. Davis)   (m)   1982-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Shani Davis   (m)   1982-  
Olympic Medalists   2006; 2010   speed skating   (gold/silver)
Charles Michael Davis   (m)   1984-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Steven Davis   (m)   1985-  
Notable Athletes   (soccer)
Meryl Davis   (f)   1987-  
Notable Athletes   (skating)
Olympic Medalists   2010; 2014   figure skating   (silver/bronze/gold)
Vontae Davis   (m)   1988-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
DeMario Davis   (m)   1989-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Akeem Davis   (m)   1989-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Knile Davis   (m)   1991-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Geremy Davis   (m)   1992-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Chelsea Davis   (f)   1992-  
Notable Athletes   (gymnastics)
Anthony Davis   (m)   1993-  
Notable Athletes   (basketball)
Olympic Medalists   2012   basketball   (gold)
Lauren Davis   (f)   1993-  
Notable Athletes   (tennis)
Brody Davis   (m)  
Fictional Characters from Television   1999   Roswell
Katherine Mayfair   (a.k.a. Davis)   (f)  
Fictional Characters from Television   2004   Desperate Housewives
Jessica Davis   (f)  
Fictional Characters from Books   2007   Thirteen Reasons Why
Fictional Characters from Television   2017   13 Reasons Why