Sherman Alexie, American writer
Sherman Alexander Hemsley, American actor
Sherman Adams, Chief of Staff for U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower, Governor of New Hampshire
Sherman Augustus, American actor and football player
Sherman Booth, American abolitionist
Sherman Dillard, American basketball player and coach
Sherman Douglas, American basketball player
Sherman Edwards, American composer
Sherman Fairchild, American entrepreneur
Sherman Howard, American actor
Sherman McMaster, American outlaw-turned-lawman
Sherman Minton, U.S. Supreme Court justice and senator from Indiana Robert B. and RichardM. Sherman, American songwriting team William Tecumseh Sherman, American Civil War General Bobby Sherman, American pop singer
Sherman Schrader, character from movie "Accepted"
Sherman "Preacher" Dudley, from movie "Deep Blue Sea"
Sherman, pet boy of the dog Mister Peabody on "The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show"
"Sherman's Lagoon," newspaper comic strip about the title shark
Sherman Klump, main character in movie 'The Nutty Professor"
Sherman McCoy, main character in TomWolfe's "The Bonfire of the Vanities"
Sherman Tortoise, character in comic strip "The Dandy" Tommy Sherman, character on animated series "Daria"