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* CountryMusic singer T. G. Sheppard; while this is a stage name (his real name is William Neal Browder), the "T. G." doesn't actually stand for anything.


** In Korean E, O, and U are possible family names (이, 오, and 우, respectively), but are more commonly written as Lee, Oh, and Woo. Addtionally, because of the structure of the Korean writing system--Korean is written in syllable units in which each unit must have 2-4 letters, even if the first letter is a null symbol--it is impossible to have a single letter name in Korean.

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** In Korean E, O, and U are possible family names (이, 오, and 우, respectively), but are more commonly written as Lee, Oh, and Woo. Addtionally, because of the structure of the Korean writing system--Korean is written in syllable units in which each unit must have 2-4 letters, even if the first letter is a null placeholder symbol--it is impossible to have a single letter name in Korean.


* The second President of Myanmar was named just Ba U. He may have had the shortest name of any famous person (or even any person ''period'') in history.


* The ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' fanfic ''Fanfic/{{Jericho}}'' has C, a villain.



* Mr.X from ''Fanfic/{{Pokeumans}}''.

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* Mr.X from ''Fanfic/{{Pokeumans}}''.The BigBad of ''Fanfic/{{Pokeumans}}'', Mr. X.



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* The ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' fanfic ''Fanfic/{{Jericho}}'' has C, a villain.
* The BigBad of ''Fanfic/{{Pokeumans}}'', Mr. X.
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** Downplayed with the five [[spoiler:artifical humans]] of ''VideoGame/ShinMegamiTenseiII''. Aleph, Beth, Gimmel, Daleth, and Zayin are all Hebrew letters, but use multiple letters when written in Japanese.

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* ''Film/WarmBodies'' (based on a book) features a protagonist zombie who's forgotten his name and simply goes by R.


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* In addition to UsefulNotes/JohnFKennedy, Lee Harvey Oswald also killed a police officer named J. D. Tippit. His first name was literally the letter "J" (not "Jay".)
* The second President of Myanmar was named just Ba U. He may have had the shortest name of any famous person (or even any person ''period'') in history.


* As the title probably suggests, the heroine of the erotic classic ''The Story of O'' is known only by her initial.

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* As the title probably suggests, the heroine of the erotic classic ''The Story ''Story of O'' is known only by one letter. (It may be her initial.initial, or her full name; the novel does not specify. Other characters have full names.)


[[caption-width-right:300:No, really. [[HisNameReallyIsBarkeep That's his name.]]

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[[caption-width-right:300:No, really. That's his name.]]

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[[caption-width-right:300:No, really. [[HisNameReallyIsBarkeep That's his name.]]


** In the English dub, Aster Phoenix's adoptive father is named [[SpellMyNameWithAThe The D]]. In the Japanese version, he was called DD, [[CaptainObvious which is a two-letter name]], but comes close.

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** In the English dub, Aster Phoenix's adoptive father is named [[SpellMyNameWithAThe The D]]. In the Japanese version, he was called DD, [[CaptainObvious which is a two-letter name]], name, but comes close.


** [[spoiler: She also serves as the [[DejaVu S3 plan's parallel]] to [[SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute Gray Fox as the Cyborg Ninja.]]]]

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** [[spoiler: She also serves as the [[DejaVu S3 plan's parallel]] to [[SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute Gray Fox as the Cyborg Ninja.]]]]Ninja]], who also operated under an alias.]]

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* Mr. X from ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2'', a mysterious cyborg ninja that Raiden encounters after defeating Fatman. [[spoiler: It is revealed this was Olga Gurlukovich, who was a double agent for the Patriots among Solidus's ranks.]]
** [[spoiler: She also serves as the [[DejaVu S3 plan's parallel]] to [[SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute Gray Fox as the Cyborg Ninja.]]]]


* Z, the BigBad from the [[AntagonistTitle eponymous]] ''OnePiece'' movie ''Anime/OnePieceFilmZ''.

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* Z, the BigBad from the [[AntagonistTitle eponymous]] ''OnePiece'' ''Franchise/OnePiece'' movie ''Anime/OnePieceFilmZ''.

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* John R. Road in UsefulNotes/{{Detroit}} is named for former Detroit mayor John R. Williams. As his middle name really was just the letter R, the road got its unique name accordingly.


* Ricky Owens, a member of the original Mystery Inc. gang on ''WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooMysyeryIncorporated'' went under the name Mr. E.

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* Ricky Owens, a member of the original Mystery Inc. gang on ''WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooMysyeryIncorporated'' ''WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooMysteryIncorporated'' went under the name Mr. E.

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