German (surname)


German or Germán is the surname of the following people:

Art and music

Aleksei Yuryevich German Aleksei Yuryevich German ( rus, Алексей Юрьевич Герман, p=ɐlʲɪkˈsʲej ˈjʉrʲjɪvʲɪdʑ ˈɡʲermən; 20 July 193821 February 2013) was a USSR, Soviet and Russians, Russian director and screenwriter. Biography German was ...
(1938–2013), Soviet Russian filmmaker *
Aleksei Alekseivich German Aleksei Alekseivich German (russian: Алексей Алексеевич Герман, born September 4, 1976) is a Russian film director. His last name is pronounced with a hard "g" and in English is sometimes spelled Guerman or Gherman to avoid ...
, Russian film director and screenwriter *
Anna German Anna Wiktoria German-Tucholska (14 February 1936 – 26 August 1982) was a Polish singer, immensely popular in Poland and in the Soviet Union The Soviet Union,. officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. (USSR),. was a that spa ...

Anna German
, Polish singer *
Edward German Sir Edward German (17 February 1862 – 11 November 1936) was an English musician and composer of Welsh descent, best remembered for his extensive output of incidental music Incidental music is music Music is the of arranging s in t ...

Edward German
, English composer *
Lauren German Lauren Christine German (born November 29, 1978) is an American actress. She had her first major role in the 2002 teen romantic drama film ''A Walk to Remember ''A Walk to Remember'' is a 2002 American coming-of-age romantic drama film direc ...

Lauren German
, American actress *
Robert German Robert German (born Robert John German; June 16, 1978) is a United States singer, guitarist, and songwriter. Biography Robert German was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 1978. In 1996, at the age of eighteen after he quit attending Oklahoma Stat ...
, American singer, guitarist, and songwriter *
Tülay German Tülay German (born 1935, also known as Toulaï in France) is a Turkish people, Turkish female singer, currently living in France. She is known for her modern interpretations of Turkish folk music. Early years Tülay German was born in Istanbul ...

Tülay German
(born 1935), Turkish female pop folk singer


Lindsey German Lindsey Ann German
''Evening Standard'' (This is London), 14 May 2004
(born 1951) is a ...

Lindsey German
, British anti-war activist *
Mike German Michael James German, Baron German, Order of the British Empire, OBE (born 8 May 1945) is a British politician, serving currently as a member of the House of Lords and formerly as a member of the National Assembly for Wales for the South Wales ...

Mike German
, Welsh politician *
Obadiah German Obadiah German (April 22, 1766September 24, 1842) was an American lawyer and politician. He was most notable for his service as a List of United States senators from New York, U.S. Senator from New York (1809-1815) and Speaker of the New York Sta ...
, American politician and lawyer *William Manley German, Canadian politician and lawyer *Yael German, Israeli politician, first female mayor of Herziliya


*Antonio German, English footballer *Bert German, American football coach *Domingo Germán, Dominican baseball player *Esteban Germán, Dominican baseball player *Jammi German, American National Football League player *Jim German, American National Football League player *Les German, American Major League Baseball player *Natalya German (born 1963), Soviet sprint athlete *Peter German, Australian rules footballer *Ruslan German, Russian footballer *Tamás German, Hungarian footballer


*Ella German, friend of presidential assassin Lee Harvey Oswald *Eugênio German, Brazilian chess master *Merlin German, U.S. Marine

See also

Surnames of different origins meaning "German": * Deutsch (surname) (German) * Douch (English) * Němec (Czech) * Németh (Hungarian) * Tedesco (surname) (Italian) {{Surname