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Appendix 10: List of Commonly Misspelled Names

Appendix 10: List of Commonly Misspelled Names

The following is a list of athletes’, dancers’, and celebrities’ names that sometimes occur in HK books. We’ve added this page to the HK style guide because these names are often misspelled. If any more commonly misspelled names come to mind, please send a list to the ESM.

Aaron Copland
Agnes de Mille
Andre Agassi
Andreea Raducan
Anna Kournikova
Antony Tudor
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Barbra Streisand
Brett Favre
Courteney Cox
Daunte Culpepper
Derek Jeter
Donovan McNabb
George Balanchine
Herschel Walker
Hilary Clinton
Irmgard Bartenieff
Isadora Duncan
Isiah Thomas
Jack LaLanne
Jim Ryun
José Limón
Judith Jamison
Juli Inkster
Kerri Strug
Kurt Jooss
Lar Lubovitch
Leonid Lavrovsky
Mark McGwire
Martha Graham
Marvin Hamlisch
Mary Lou Retton
Merce Cunningham
Mikhail Baryshnikov
Morgan Wootten
Muhammad Ali
Nadia Comaneci
Nick Bollettieri
Nicolas Cage
Peter Martins
Rudolf Laban
Svetlana Khorkina
Twyla Tharp
Wynton Marsalis

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