Celebrities Whose First Name Starts With W

Discover the famous people whose name starts with W. The list includes people like Winston Churchill, Wallis Simpson, Wolfgang Van Halen, William Shakespeare, Will Smith and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, actors, poets and novelists. This list of celebrities whose names start with W includes people from United States, England, Germany, China and many more countries.

 1 Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Birthdate: November 30, 1874
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: British
Died: January 24, 1965

 2 William J. Clinton

William J. Clinton
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 19, 1946
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 3 Wallis Simpson

Wallis Simpson
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: June 19, 1896
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Died: April 24, 1986
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 4 Wallis, The Duchess of Windsor

Wallis, The Duchess of Windsor
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: June 19, 1896
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: British, American
Died: April 24, 1986

 5 Wolfgang Van Halen

Wolfgang Van Halen
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: March 16, 1991
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 6 William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: April 26, 1564
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: British
Died: April 23, 1616

 7 Will Smith

Will Smith
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 25, 1968
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 8 Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 9, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Died: February 11, 2012
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 9 Winona Ryder

Winona Ryder
Birthdate: October 29, 1971
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 10 Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Business Magnate, Investor, Philanthropist
Birthdate: August 30, 1930
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 11 Woodrow Wilson

Woodrow Wilson
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: 28th U.S. President
Birthdate: December 28, 1856
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Died: February 3, 1924
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 12 William Barr

William Barr
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: May 23, 1950
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 13 Wyatt Russell

Wyatt Russell
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 10, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 14 Will Ferrell

Will Ferrell
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 16, 1967
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 15 Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: October 24, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: British
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 16 William Zabka

William Zabka
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 20, 1965
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 17 Walt Disney

Walt Disney
Birthdate: December 5, 1901
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Died: December 15, 1966

 18 William Arthur Lewis

William Arthur Lewis
Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: January 23, 1915
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Saint Lucian
Died: June 15, 1991

 19 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: January 27, 1756
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Austrian
Died: December 5, 1791
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 20 William Henry Harrison

William Henry Harrison
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 9, 1773
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: April 4, 1841

 21 Warren G. Harding

Warren G. Harding
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of the U.S
Birthdate: November 2, 1865
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Died: August 2, 1923

 22 Wentworth Miller

Wentworth Miller
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 2, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: British, American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 23 Walter Mondale

Walter Mondale
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: The 42nd Vice President of the U.S.A.
Birthdate: January 5, 1928
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 24 Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi Goldberg
Birthdate: November 13, 1955
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 25 Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actor, Activist
Birthdate: July 23, 1961
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 26 William McKinley

William McKinley
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of the U.S.A
Birthdate: January 29, 1843
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: September 14, 1901
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 27 William Howard Taft

William Howard Taft
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: President of the U.S.A
Birthdate: September 15, 1857
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Died: March 8, 1930

 28 Woody Allen

Woody Allen
Famous As: American bass guitarist
Birthdate: December 1, 1935
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 29 Willie Nelson

Willie Nelson
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: April 29, 1933
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 30 Wilt Chamberlain

Wilt Chamberlain
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: August 21, 1936
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Died: October 12, 1999
Height: 7'1" (216 cm)

 31 William Shatner

William Shatner
Famous As: Actor, Producer
Birthdate: March 22, 1931
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Canadian
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 32 William the Conqueror

William the Conqueror
Famous As: King of England
Birthdate: 1028 AD
Nationality: French
Died: September 9, 1087
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 33 Wayne Gretzky

Wayne Gretzky
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Ice Hockey Player
Birthdate: January 26, 1961
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Canadian
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 34 Wes Anderson

Wes Anderson
Famous As: Producer
Birthdate: May 1, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 35 Walton Goggins

Walton Goggins
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 10, 1971
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 36 Willem Dafoe

Willem Dafoe
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 22, 1955
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 37 William Randolph Hearst

William Randolph Hearst
Famous As: Newspaper Baron
Birthdate: April 29, 1863
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Died: August 14, 1951

 38 Will Arnett

Will Arnett
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 4, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Canadian, American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 39 Wesley Snipes

Wesley Snipes
Birthdate: July 31, 1962
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 40 Wladimir Klitschko

Wladimir Klitschko
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: March 25, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Ukrainian
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 41 Werner Herzog

Werner Herzog
Famous As: Actor, Director
Birthdate: September 5, 1942
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: German
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 42 William Kunstler

William Kunstler
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: July 7, 1919
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Died: September 4, 1995

 43 Wolf Blitzer

Wolf Blitzer
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: March 22, 1948
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 44 William Wallace

William Wallace
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: 1270 AD
Nationality: Scottish
Died: August 23, 1305
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 45 Warren Beatty

Warren Beatty
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 30, 1937
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 46 Willow Smith

Willow Smith
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 31, 2000
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 47 Weird Al Yankovic

Weird Al Yankovic
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Music Producer, Actor
Birthdate: October 23, 1959
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 48 Wendy Williams

Wendy Williams
Famous As: TV Host, Actress, Fashion Designer, Author
Birthdate: July 18, 1964
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 49 Wim Hof

Wim Hof
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: April 20, 1959
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Dutch
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 50 Will Poulter

Will Poulter
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 28, 1993
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: British
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)