Celebrities Whose First Name Starts With W

Discover the famous people whose name starts with W. The list includes people like William Shatner, Will Smith, Winston Churchill, William Shakespeare, Willem Dafoe 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.

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 1 William Shatner

William Shatner
21
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 22, 1931
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 2 Will Smith

Will Smith
31
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 25, 1968
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 3 Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill
41
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Birthdate: November 30, 1874
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Blenheim Palace
Died: January 24, 1965

 4 William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare
65
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Bard of Avon
Birthdate: April 26, 1564
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Stratford-upon-Avon
Died: April 23, 1616

 5 Will Smith

Will Smith
31
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: July 4, 1981
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Queens, New York, United States
Died: April 9, 2016
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 6 Willem Dafoe

Willem Dafoe
9
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 22, 1955
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 7 Wes Anderson

Wes Anderson
5
Famous As: Filmmaker
Birthdate: May 1, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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 8 Will Poulter

Will Poulter
41
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 28, 1993
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, England
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 9 Winona Ryder

Winona Ryder
22
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 29, 1971
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Winona, Minnesota, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 10 Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston
26
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Actress
Birthdate: August 9, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: February 11, 2012

 11 Walt Disney

Walt Disney
20
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Founder of Disneyland & Disney Brothers Studio
Birthdate: December 5, 1901
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hermosa, Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: December 15, 1966

 12 Will Ferrell

Will Ferrell
11
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 16, 1967
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Irvine, California, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 13 Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett
27
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Business Magnate, Investor, Philanthropist
Birthdate: August 30, 1930
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 14 Willie Garson

Willie Garson
14
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 20, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Highland Park, New Jersey
Died: September 21, 2021
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 15 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
26
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: January 27, 1756
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Salzburg, Austria
Died: December 5, 1791

 16 Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi Goldberg
31
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 13, 1955
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Manhattan
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 17 Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson
15
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actor, Activist
Birthdate: July 23, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Midland, Texas, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 18 Willow Smith

Willow Smith
37
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 31, 2000
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 19 Woody Allen

Woody Allen
39
Famous As: American bass guitarist
Birthdate: December 1, 1935
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 20 Wladimir Klitschko

Wladimir Klitschko
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Boxer
Birthdate: March 25, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Semey, Kazakhstan
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 21 Wesley Snipes

Wesley Snipes
8
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 31, 1962
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Orlando, Florida, United States

 22 Wilt Chamberlain

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

 23 Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: October 24, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Croxteth, Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 24 Wayne Gretzky

Wayne Gretzky
10
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Ice Hockey Player
Birthdate: January 26, 1961
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brantford, Canada
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 25 Willie Nelson

Willie Nelson
10
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: April 30, 1933
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Abbott, Texas, United States

 26 Will Arnett

Will Arnett
12
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 4, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 27 William Baldwin

William Baldwin
5
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 21, 1963
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Massapequa, New York, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 28 Woodrow Wilson

Woodrow Wilson
9
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 28th President of the United States
Birthdate: December 28, 1856
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Staunton, Virginia, United States
Died: February 3, 1924

 29 Wyatt Earp

Wyatt Earp
6
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Law enforcement officer
Birthdate: March 19, 1848
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Monmouth, Illinois, United States
Died: January 13, 1929

 30 Wes Craven

Wes Craven
1
Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter
Birthdate: August 2, 1939
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Died: August 30, 2015

 31 Wilmer Valderrama

Wilmer Valderrama
5
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 30, 1980
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 32 Wanda Nara

Wanda Nara
7
Famous As: Model & Wife of Mauro Icardi
Birthdate: December 9, 1986
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Boulogne Sur Mer

 33 Wayne Bridge

Wayne Bridge
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: August 5, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Southampton
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 34 Wes Bentley

Wes Bentley
6
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 4, 1978
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 35 Walter Smith

Walter Smith
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player, Association football manager
Birthdate: February 24, 1948
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lanark
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 36 Wallis Simpson

Wallis Simpson
13
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: June 19, 1896
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Square Cottage, Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died: April 24, 1986
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 37 Warren Beatty

Warren Beatty
5
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 30, 1937
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 38 Wilford Brimley

Wilford Brimley
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 27, 1934
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Died: August 1, 2020
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 39 Weird Al Yankovic

Weird Al Yankovic
3
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Music Producer
Birthdate: October 23, 1959
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Downey, California, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 40 Wyatt Russell

Wyatt Russell
26
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 10, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 41 Wentworth Miller

Wentworth Miller
9
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 2, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 42 Will Patton

Will Patton
7
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 14, 1954
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 43 William Wallace

William Wallace
2
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Leader
Birthdate: 1270 AD
Birthplace: Elderslie, Renfrewshire, Scotland
Died: August 23, 1305
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 44 William Frawley

William Frawley
2
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 26, 1887
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Burlington, Iowa
Died: March 3, 1966
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 45 William Holden

William Holden
1
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 17, 1918
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: O'Fallon, Illinois, United States
Died: November 12, 1981
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 46 Wernher Von Braun

Wernher Von Braun
5
Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Aerospace Engineer
Birthdate: March 23, 1912
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wyrzysk, Poland
Died: June 16, 1977

 47 William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth
11
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: April 7, 1770
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kingdom of Great Britain
Died: April 23, 1850

 48 Warren G. Harding

Warren G. Harding
4
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 29th President of the United States
Birthdate: November 2, 1865
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Blooming Grove, Ohio, United States
Died: August 2, 1923

 49 William Hurt

William Hurt
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 20, 1950
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 50 Wil Wheaton

Wil Wheaton
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 29, 1972
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Burbank, California
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)