Namesakes

Danish Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister
Helle Thorning-Schmidt   2011-2015  
German Chancellors and Presidents: 1 chancellor
(chancellor) Helmut Schmidt   1974-1982  
Hall-of-Famers: 1 baseball, 1 basketball, 1 football, 1 ice hockey
(ice hockey) Milt Schmidt   1961  
(basketball) Ernest Schmidt   1973  
(football) Joe Schmidt   1973  
(baseball) Mike Schmidt   1995  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 physics
(physics) Brian Schmidt   2011  
Notable Athletes: 1 baseball, 1 basketball, 1 football, 1 ice hockey, 1 rugby
(basketball) Ernest Schmidt   1911-1986  
(ice hockey) Milt Schmidt   1918-  
(football) Joe Schmidt   1932-  
(baseball) Mike Schmidt   1949-  
(rugby) Joe Schmidt   1965-  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 director
Branko Schmidt   1957-  
Notable Musicians: 1 musician
Giora Schmidt   1983-   classical  
Notable Writers: 1 author
Annie M. G. Schmidt   1911-1995  
Olympic Medalists: 8 bronze, 4 silver, 3 gold, 1 bronze/gold
(silver) Alfred Schmidt   1920   weightlifting  
(bronze) Leni Schmidt   1928   4x100 m relay  
(gold) Willard Schmidt   1936   basketball  
(bronze) Ingrid Schmidt   1960   swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(bronze/gold) Frederick Schmidt   1964   swimming - 200 m butterfly; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay  
(bronze) Bill Schmidt   1972   javelin throw  
(bronze) Kate Schmidt   1972; 1976   javelin throw  
(silver) Wolfgang Schmidt   1976   discus throw  
(bronze) Carmela Schmidt   1980   swimming - 200 m freestyle; swimming - 400 m freestyle  
(bronze) Heike Schulte-Mattler (a.k.a. Schmidt)   1984   4x400 m relay  
(silver) Bettina Schmidt   1984   luge  
(silver) Ekkhard Schmidt-Opper   1984; 1988   field hockey  
(bronze) Cerstin Schmidt   1988   luge  
(gold) Hubertus Schmidt   2004   equestrian  
(gold) Richard Schmidt   2012   rowing  
(bronze) Sophie Schmidt   2012   football