Who do you share your name with?

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29/01/2013 at 21:43

As long as it's not weird or horrible, definitely a good thing. Speaking as someone whose name is the opposite of unique.

Ha, now other forumites can stalk  you on power of 10...

29/01/2013 at 21:53
I was thinking of Kunta
29/01/2013 at 22:57

Character in Ben Elton's book Stark.  I wrote to him a couple of years before the book was published, to ask if I could get tickets to see Saturday Night Live (which he organised for me), so I'm guessiing my name was in the back of his mind.

29/01/2013 at 23:43
www.192.com have found at least another 200 people in the UK with my name.
kittenkat    pirate
30/01/2013 at 07:07
K80 wrote (see)
www.192.com have found at least another 200 people in the UK with my name.

it only found 2 with one of my daughter's names.

30/01/2013 at 07:40

I share mine with a gay pornstar. Apparently he started his career as a 'bottom' and then moved on to be a 'top'. I am not sure if that is a promotion or a change of positions. It was my best mate who found this out whilst bored at work one day and after 5 years he is still feckin laughin.


30/01/2013 at 07:43

When I say he was bored I don't mean he googled my name, I mean he was watching gay porn and stumbled across the actor. Well that is my standrad retort to the tosser who only shares his name with some television presenter.

30/01/2013 at 07:45

And kk to save you time trying to search for the gay films just to see me in the buff Maxpower North West isn't my real name

kittenkat    pirate
30/01/2013 at 07:46

When you're the meat in the sandwich you know you've really made it.

Nurse Ratched    pirate
30/01/2013 at 08:11

Someone who makes wedding cakes in new York

Cheerful Dave    pirate
30/01/2013 at 08:35
kittenkat wrote (see)
K80 wrote (see)
www.192.com have found at least another 200 people in the UK with my name.

it only found 2 with one of my daughter's names.

As long as neither of them are offspring of the Beckhams you're on safe ground.

Rafiki    pirate
30/01/2013 at 09:25

The chief inspector of a large Scottish police force, who is about old enough to be my father. And, yes, once I was stopped for speeding in said town and tried the 'don't you know who I am? Do you know who my father is?'. It didn't work, my English accent let me down 

30/01/2013 at 09:30
An American poet, the MD of a leading American technology company, and a USAF priest
30/01/2013 at 09:43

I used 192.com as I wouldn't know where else to look.
I am unique it would seem (at least in the UK)

30/01/2013 at 09:45

An Australian tv presenter is the only famous* one.  Lots of ordinary ones, though.

*famous in Australia, if nowhere else!

Edited: 30/01/2013 at 09:47
30/01/2013 at 09:48

Mine is the pits. Two main characters appear. One is a specialist in erectile dysfunction it seems, based in USA, whilst more locally the other namesake is a Conservative councillor on Lincs.

30/01/2013 at 09:53

I read somewhere that within reason you can change your name to almost anything you like, so I would consider using Demon Barber for all purposes! My actual name is fairly boring and as you can probably guess my handle on here is a play on my actual name.

I share my name with a Film Producer. He produced Ace Ventura, Wanted, Unbreakable.. nothing amazing. But then I noticed recently that he also produced one of my favourite flicks ever.. True Romance.


30/01/2013 at 09:56

Top two on Google are a senior lecturer in Romanian History and a barristor. Plus 128 people in the UK.

I don't think I come up on a good search - well I hope not as I've tried to remain hidden!

Cheerful Dave    pirate
30/01/2013 at 09:56

Film editor of the Full Monty, the founder of a firm of solicitors that bears his (our) name, the screenwriter of 'Carry on Columbus' and the Puerto Rican 1500m record holder.

30/01/2013 at 10:07


 This is me after losing 130lbs...not by running but having a gastric band fitted..

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