History NamesToRunAwayFrom / NotoriousKillers

9th Jul '17 4:02:01 PM nombretomado
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* During WorldWarII, there was a US soldier with the same name as UsefulNotes/AdolfHitler. When asked about whether he would change his name, the soldier replied "let the other guy change ''his'' name."

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* During WorldWarII, UsefulNotes/WorldWarII, there was a US soldier with the same name as UsefulNotes/AdolfHitler. When asked about whether he would change his name, the soldier replied "let the other guy change ''his'' name."
22nd Apr '17 8:36:04 PM nombretomado
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* ''SurvivalOfTheFittest's'' Hawley Faust.

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* ''SurvivalOfTheFittest's'' ''Roleplay/SurvivalOfTheFittest's'' Hawley Faust.



* ''SurvivalOfTheFittest'' v4's Aileen Borden, who shares parts of her name with ''two'' [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aileen_Wuornos female]] [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lizzie_Borden murderers]]. Subverted in that, ironically enough, Aileen is a [[KnightInSourArmor cranky yet good intentioned]] UnwittingPawn of Aaron Hughes whose one kill is a set-up by the latter.

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* ''SurvivalOfTheFittest'' ''Roleplay/SurvivalOfTheFittest'' v4's Aileen Borden, who shares parts of her name with ''two'' [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aileen_Wuornos female]] [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lizzie_Borden murderers]]. Subverted in that, ironically enough, Aileen is a [[KnightInSourArmor cranky yet good intentioned]] UnwittingPawn of Aaron Hughes whose one kill is a set-up by the latter.
22nd Apr '17 5:25:07 PM nombretomado
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* Dolph from ''SuikodenV'' may qualify, though.

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* Dolph from ''SuikodenV'' ''VideoGame/SuikodenV'' may qualify, though.
17th Sep '16 12:08:57 PM jamespolk
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* Before the end of WorldWarII, Adolf was one of the most popular names that German parents chose for a baby boy. [[OneMarioLimit After the end of World War II,]] ''[[OneMarioLimit nobody]]'' [[OneMarioLimit in Germany named their son Adolf any more.]] (And many German men suddenly started to use the nickname "Adi".)

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* Before the end of WorldWarII, UsefulNotes/WorldWarII, Adolf was one of the most popular names that German parents chose for a baby boy. [[OneMarioLimit After the end of World War II,]] ''[[OneMarioLimit nobody]]'' [[OneMarioLimit in Germany named their son Adolf any more.]] (And many German men suddenly started to use the nickname "Adi".)



* Brutus Jones, the VillainProtagonist of ''The Emperor Jones''.

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* Brutus Jones, the VillainProtagonist of ''The Emperor Jones''.
''Theatre/TheEmperorJones''.
30th Jul '16 12:58:46 PM nombretomado
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* DavidWeber has a habit of throwing him into his books, including the ''Literature/HonorHarrington'' series, and a mention in Crusader.

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* DavidWeber Creator/DavidWeber has a habit of throwing him into his books, including the ''Literature/HonorHarrington'' series, and a mention in Crusader.
18th Jul '16 9:16:13 PM lavendermintrose
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* Adolf Anime/{{K}}. Weismann, born in Germany just around the time that ''that'' one started to become prominent. He seems to be a [[WhiteHairBlackHeart huge pileup]] of [[ManOfWealthAndTaste villain tropes]], down to the name, [[spoiler: but it turns out he's really one of the nicest, sweetest people ever, just body-snatched by the villain.]] Goes by "Adi" to his sister and to most people, but [[spoiler: even after he returns to his original body, his Clansmen still call him by the name they knew him by]].
14th Jul '16 3:21:57 PM Prfnoff
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* Captain Ruthven from ''Film/{{Byzantium}}''.
12th Jul '16 12:50:24 PM Morgenthaler
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* In ''MiscellaneousError'', the main character is named Jack D. Ripper. The [[http://miscerror.thecomicseries.com/comics/7 first comic that mentions his last name]] references both the serial killer and the character from ''DrStrangelove''.

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* In ''MiscellaneousError'', ''Webcomic/MiscellaneousError'', the main character is named Jack D. Ripper. The [[http://miscerror.thecomicseries.com/comics/7 first comic that mentions his last name]] references both the serial killer and the character from ''DrStrangelove''.
1st Jul '16 11:11:53 PM nombretomado
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* Brutaka from ''{{Bionicle}}''.

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* Brutaka from ''{{Bionicle}}''.''Toys/{{Bionicle}}''.
11th May '16 12:04:45 PM erforce
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* Jesse St. James from ''Series/{{Glee}}'' -- named after Jesse James, obviously.



* The future humans in ''Series/TheSarahConnorChronicles'' really should have known better than to give [[spoiler: the Terminator captain of a submarine]] the name [[Literature/TheCaineMutiny Queeg]], even if they thought it was funny.

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* The future humans in ''Series/TheSarahConnorChronicles'' really should have known better than to give [[spoiler: the Terminator captain of a submarine]] the In ''Series/{{Hannibal}}'', like Grell Dr. Donald Sutcliffe shares his name [[Literature/TheCaineMutiny Queeg]], even if they thought it was funny.with the aforementioned Peter Sutcliffe, and is friends with The Chesepeake Ripper [[spoiler:aka Hannibal]].



* Jesse St. James from ''Series/{{Glee}}'' - named after Jesse James, obviously.
* In ''Series/{{Hannibal}}'', like Grell Dr. Donald Sutcliffe shares his name with the aforementioned Peter Sutcliffe, and is friends with The Chesepeake Ripper [[spoiler:aka Hannibal]].

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* Jesse St. James from ''Series/{{Glee}}'' - named after Jesse James, obviously.
* In ''Series/{{Hannibal}}'', like Grell Dr. Donald Sutcliffe shares his
The future humans in ''Series/TerminatorTheSarahConnorChronicles'' really should have known better than to give [[spoiler: the Terminator captain of a submarine]] the name with the aforementioned Peter Sutcliffe, and is friends with The Chesepeake Ripper [[spoiler:aka Hannibal]].
[[Literature/TheCaineMutiny Queeg]], even if they thought it was funny.
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