Spike (given name)


Spike (given name)

The following people or characters have the given name Spike:

Real people

* Spike Jones (1911 – 1965), American musician and satirist
* Spike Milligan (1918 – 2002), Irish satirist, creator of the "The Goon Show"
* Spike Robinson (1930 - 2001), jazz musician
* Spike Lee (born 1957), filmmaker
* Spike Feresten (born 1964), television writer and talk show host
* Spike (musician) (born c. 1966), Welsh musician, co-founder of Z Block Records, Reptile Ranch and Weekend
* Spike Jonze (born 1969), aka Adam Spiegel, a filmmaker
* Spike Dudley (born 1970), professional name of Matt Hyson, former professional wrestler
* Spike Slawson, American punk vocalist and bassist of the Swinging Utters and Me First and the Gimme Gimmes
* Spike Xavier, lead singer of nu metal band Corporate Avenger
* Spike (born 1978), pen name of Charlie Trotman, artist/writer of the webcomic "Templar, Arizona"
* Spike (porn star), aka Rex Ruben, gay pornography actor

Fictional characters

People

*Spike, a main playable character in the "Ape Escape" video game series
*Spike Spiegel, from the Japanese anime "Cowboy Bebop"
*Spike (Buffyverse), a vampire
*Spike, Fonzie's cousin in "Happy Days"
*Spike Fumo, in "Spike of Bensonhurst"
*Christine "Spike" Nelson, in the "Degrassi" series
*Spike Thomson, in "Press Gang"
*Spike, a member of the Screws Gang in "Medabots"
*Spike Lester, a character on the soap opera Passions
*The Spike (Marvel Comics), a member of the X-Statix
*Spike Freeman, another character in Marvel Comics' X-Statix/X-Force
*Spike (The Land Before Time), a young stegosaurus in "The Land Before Time" film series
*"Spike" Stoker, a supporting character from Jasper Fforde's Thursday Next books
*Joshua "Spike" Cohen, a Jew from Tom Robbins' novel Skinny Legs and All.
*Spike, a character originating in Super Mario Bros. 3 who launches spiked mace balls at you
*Spike, the boss of the Midday Gardens world in the "" video game
*Spike, a character in the DC Comics comic book "Sugar and Spike"
*Spike Lavery, a character on "All My Children", he is the son of Ryan Lavery and Kendall Hart.
*Father Spike, a high-church parish priest who is mentioned in CS Lewis' book The Screwtape Letters
*Spike, alien pet of Roger_Wilco_(Space_Quest) in Space Quest V: The Next Mutation
*Spike, a porcupine from the movie "Over the Hedge".
*Spike Witwicky, a character from the Transformers TV cartoon series and comic books.
*Spike (NX Files), a fictional character in an action adventure web-show called NX Files.
*Spike (Hollyoaks), a character in the UK soap opera.
*Spike (The Stone Gods), a fictional female robot in Jeanette Winterson's 2007 novel.

Dogs

*Spike (Peanuts), Snoopy's brother in "Peanuts"
*Spike (Tom and Jerry), Tom's nemesis in the cartoon series "Tom and Jerry"
*Spike the Bulldog and Chester the Terrier, in the Warner Bros. "Looney Tunes" and "Merrie Melodies" series of cartoons
*Spike, the family pet in "Rugrats"
*Spike, Heathcliff's nemesis in the comic strip and animated series "Heathcliff"
*Spike, Droopy's nemesis in Tex Avery's "Droopy Dog" theatrical cartoon series


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