1 William F. Cody ( 1846 – 1917) was nicknamed Buffalo Bill.
2 Mozart’s Christian names were Wolfgang Amadeus.
受洗时所取的名字( Christian name的名词复数 )
3 Queen Elizabeth’’s youngest son is called Prince Edward.
4 The Idlewild Airport in New York was renamed Kennedy International Airport after this man’s death.
给…重新取名，改名( rename的过去式和过去分词 )
5 Ringo Starr’s real name is Richard Starkey.
6 A Swedish actress by the name of Greta Gustaffson adopted the screen pseudonym of Greta Garbo.
7 Bach’s initials, J.S., stand for Johann Sebastian.
8 Mrs Mark Phillips’ maiden name was Princess Anne (Windsor).
9 The newest airport in Paris is named after Charles de Gaulle.
10 Most Englishmen have pretended at some time in their life to be William Younger, alias Billy the Kid.
11 Samuel Clemens’ pen-name was Mark Twain.
12 The stretch of coastland between Toulon in France and Spezia in Italy is known as The Riviera.
13 The tallest building in Paris takes its name from the engineer (Alexandre Gustave) Eiffe.
14 Someone christened Adolph Schickelgruber became world-famous under the name of Adolf Hitler.
15 The film recognised as the first ‘talking picture’ was entitled The Jazz Singer.
16 During the seventies a certain Cassius Clay changed his name to Mohammed Ali.