Namesakes

McLeod Bethel-Thompson   (m)   1988-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Pauline Davis-Thompson   (f)   1966-  
Olympic Medalists   1996; 2000   4x100 m relay; 200 m   (silver/gold)
Christy Opara-Thompson   (f)   1971-  
Olympic Medalists   1992   4x100 m relay   (bronze)
Andrea Thompson   (f)   1960-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Archie Thompson   (m)   1978-  
Notable Athletes   (soccer)
Benjamin Thompson   (m)   1753-1814  
Notable Scientists and Inventors
Brett Thompson   (m)   1990-  
Notable Athletes   (rugby)
Cecil "Tiny" Thompson   (m)   1903-1981  
Hall-of-Famers   1959   (ice hockey)
Notable Athletes   (ice hockey)
Chris Thompson   (m)   1978-  
Olympic Medalists   2000   swimming - 1500 m freestyle   (bronze)
Courtney Thompson   (f)   1984-  
Olympic Medalists   2012   volleyball   (silver)
Daley Thompson   (m)   1958-  
Olympic Medalists   1980; 1984   decathlon   (gold)
David Thompson   (m)   1954-  
Hall-of-Famers   1996   (basketball)
Notable Athletes   (basketball)
David Thompson   (m)   1961-2010  
Other Leaders   2008-2010   Barbados   (prime minister)
Deonte Thompson   (m)   1989-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Don Thompson   (m)   1933-2006  
Olympic Medalists   1960   50 km walk   (gold)
Emma Thompson   (f)   1959-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Oscar Award Winners   1992   Howards End   (actress)
Flora Thompson   (f)   1876-1947  
Notable Writers
Heshima Thompson   (m)   1986-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
James Thompson   (m)   ?-1582  
Saints
James Thompson   (m)   1906-1966  
Olympic Medalists   1928   swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay   (bronze)
James Thompson   (m)   1986-  
Olympic Medalists   2012   rowing   (gold)
Jenny Thompson   (f)   1973-  
Olympic Medalists   1992; 1996; 2000; 2004   swimming - 100 m freestyle; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x100 m medley relay   (silver/bronze/gold)
John Sparrow David Thompson   (m)   1845-1894  
Canadian Prime Ministers   1892-1894
John "Cat" Thompson   (m)   1906-1990  
Hall-of-Famers   1962   (basketball)
Notable Athletes   (basketball)
John Thompson   (m)   1941-2020  
Hall-of-Famers   1999   (basketball)
Justin Thompson   (m)  
Fictional Characters from Television   1994   Party of Five
Juwan Thompson   (m)   1992-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Kane Thompson   (m)   1982-  
Notable Athletes   (rugby)
Kenan Thompson   (m)   1978-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Lea Thompson   (f)   1961-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Lesley Thompson   (f)   1959-  
Olympic Medalists   1984; 1992; 1996; 2000; 2012   rowing   (gold/bronze/silver)
Luke Thompson   (m)   1981-  
Notable Athletes   (rugby)
Marielle Thompson   (f)   1992-  
Olympic Medalists   2014   freestyle skiing   (gold)
Mykkele Thompson   (m)   1993-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Obadele Thompson   (m)   1976-  
Olympic Medalists   2000   100 m   (bronze)
Rich Thompson   (m)   1984-  
Olympic Medalists   2004   baseball   (silver)
Richard Thompson   (m)   1985-  
Olympic Medalists   2008; 2012   100 m; 4x100 m relay   (silver/bronze)
Sada Thompson   (f)   1927-2011  
Emmy Award Winners   1978   Family   (actress)
Notable Actors and Actresses
Sadie Thompson   (f)  
Title Characters   1944   Sadie Thompson   (musical)
Sam Thompson   (m)   1860-1922  
Hall-of-Famers   1974   (baseball)
Notable Athletes   (baseball)
Scottie Thompson   (f)   1981-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Shaq Thompson   (m)   1994-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Susanna Thompson   (f)   1958-  
Notable Actors and Actresses
Tina Thompson   (f)   1975-  
Hall-of-Famers   2018   (basketball)
Notable Athletes   (basketball)
Olympic Medalists   2004; 2008   basketball   (gold)
Tyrus Thompson   (m)   1991-  
Notable Athletes   (football)
Wilbur Thompson   (m)   1921-2013  
Olympic Medalists   1948   shot put   (gold)
William Thompson   (m)   1848-1918  
Olympic Medalists   1904   archery - American round; archery - team round; archery - York round   (bronze/gold)