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Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Wilson. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Wilson on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Wilson as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Wilson along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Wilson, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Wilsons include Russell Wilson, Woodrow Wilson, and Owen Wilson, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Russell Wilson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Russell Wilson age 27 - Russell Carrington Wilson is an American football quarterback for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League. Wilson was selected by the Seahawks with the 12th pick in the third round ...more

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Woodrow Wilson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Woodrow Wilson Died at 68 (1856-1924) - Thomas Woodrow Wilson was the 28th President of the United States from 1913 to 1921 and leader of the Progressive Movement. A Southerner with a PhD in political science, he served as President ...more

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Owen Wilson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Owen Wilson age 48 - Owen Cunningham Wilson is an American actor and screenwriter from Dallas, Texas. His older brother, Andrew and younger brother, Luke, are also actors. He has had a long association with ...more

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Torrie Wilson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Torrie Wilson age 41 - Torrie Anne Wilson is an American model, fitness competitor, actress and retired professional wrestler. She is best known for her time in World Championship Wrestling and World Wrestling ...more

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Brian Wilson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Brian Wilson age 74 - Brian Wilson is an actor.

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Rebel Wilson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Rebel Wilson age 31 - Rebel Melanie Elizabeth Wilson is an Australian actress, writer, entrepreneur, and stand-up comedian. She began appearing as Toula in the SBS comedy series Pizza and the sketch comedy series The ...more

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Ann Wilson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Ann Wilson age 66 - Ann Dustin Wilson is an American musician, best known as the lead singer, flute player, songwriter, and occasional guitar player of the hard rock band Heart. Regarded as one of the best female ...more

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Nancy Wilson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Nancy Wilson age 63 - Nancy Lamoureaux Wilson is an American musician, singer, songwriter, actress, and producer. She and her older sister Ann are the core of the rock band Heart.

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Mara Wilson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Mara Wilson age 29 - Mara Elizabeth Wilson is an American former child actress, writer, playwright, stage actress, voice actress, and storyteller. She is best known for her roles as Natalie Hillard in Mrs. Doubtfire ...more

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Rita Wilson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Rita Wilson age 60 - Rita Wilson is an American actress, singer, and producer. She appeared in films Sleepless in Seattle, Now and Then, Jingle All the Way, The Story of Us and Runaway Bride. Wilson also performed ...more

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Bridgette Wilson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Bridgette Wilson age 43 - Bridgette Leann Wilson-Sampras is an American actress, singer and model.

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Luke Wilson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Luke Wilson age 45 - Luke Cunningham Wilson is an American actor known for his roles in films such as Idiocracy, Old School, Bottle Rocket, The Royal Tenenbaums, Blue Streak, Bongwater, and Legally Blonde. He is the ...more

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Brian Wilson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Brian Wilson age 35 - Brian Patrick Wilson is an American professional baseball relief pitcher who is a free agent. Previously, he pitched in Major League Baseball for the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles ...more

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Dennis Wilson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Dennis Wilson Died at 39 (1944-1983) - Dennis Carl Wilson was an American drummer, singer and songwriter. He is best known as a founding member of the rock band The Beach Boys, alongside his brothers, Brian and Carl, cousin, Mike ...more

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Jackie Wilson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Jackie Wilson Died at 50 (1934-1984) - Jack Leroy "Jackie" Wilson, Jr. was an African American soul singer-songwriter and performer. Known as a tenor with a four octave vocal range, he was nicknamed "Mr. ...more

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Patrick Wilson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Patrick Wilson age 43 - Patrick Joseph Wilson is an American actor and singer. Wilson has spent years singing lead roles in major Broadway musicals, beginning in 1996. In 2003, he appeared in the HBO miniseries Angels ...more

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Larry Wilson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Larry Wilson age 79 - Larry Frank Wilson is a former professional football player, an eight-time All-Pro free safety with the St. Louis Cardinals of the National Football League. He played his entire 13-year career ...more

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Chandra Wilson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Chandra Wilson age 47 - Chandra Danette Wilson is an American actress, known for her role as Dr. Miranda Bailey in the ABC television drama Grey's Anatomy since 2005. She made her New York stage debut in 1991 and began ...more

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Peta Wilson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Peta Wilson age 46 - Peta Gia Wilson is an Australian actress and model. She is best known as Nikita in the television series La Femme Nikita.

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Rainn Wilson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Rainn Wilson age 51 - Rainn Dietrich Wilson is an American actor who is well known for his Emmy-nominated role as the egomaniac Dwight Schrute on the American version of the television comedy The Office. He also ...more

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Ruth Wilson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Ruth Wilson age 35 - Ruth Wilson is an English actress. She is known for her performances in Suburban Shootout, Jane Eyre, and as Alice Morgan in the BBC TV psychological crime drama Luther since 2010. She has also ...more

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C.J. Wilson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
C.J. Wilson age 36 - Christopher John "C. J." Wilson is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim of Major League Baseball. Wilson previously pitched for the Texas ...more

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Carnie Wilson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Carnie Wilson age 48 - Carnie Wilson is an American singer and television host, perhaps best known as a member of the pop music group Wilson Phillips.

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Nancy Wilson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Nancy Wilson age 80 - Nancy Wilson is an American singer with more than 70 albums, and three Grammy Awards. She has been labeled a singer of blues, jazz, cabaret, pop and soul; a "consummate actress"; and ...more

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Steven Wilson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Steven Wilson age 49 - Steven Wilson is a surround mix engineer, surround mastering engineer and a surround producer.

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Hack Wilson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Hack Wilson Died at 48 (1900-1948) - Lewis Robert "Hack" Wilson was an American Major League Baseball player who played 12 seasons for the New York Giants, Chicago Cubs, Brooklyn Dodgers and Philadelphia Phillies. Despite ...more

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Carl Wilson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Carl Wilson Died at 52 (1946-1998) - Carl Dean Wilson was an American rock and roll singer, guitarist and composer, best known as a founding member, lead guitarist and occasional lead vocalist of The Beach Boys. Wilson performed ...more

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Gretchen Wilson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Gretchen Wilson age 43 - Gretchen Frances Wilson is an American country music artist. She made her debut in 2004 with the Grammy Award-winning single "Redneck Woman," a number-one hit on the Billboard country ...more

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Tom Wilson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Tom Wilson age 23 - Tom Wilson is a Canadian professional ice hockey Right Winger. Wilson was selected 16th overall in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft by the Washington Capitals. He is currently playing for the Washington ...more

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Casey Wilson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Casey Wilson age 36 - Cathryn Rose "Casey" Wilson is an American actress, comedian, and screenwriter, best known for starring as Penny Hartz in the ABC comedy series Happy Endings, as well as in Hulu's The ...more

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Sheree J. Wilson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Sheree J. Wilson age 58 - Sheree Julienne Wilson is an American actress, producer, businesswoman, and model. She is best known for her roles as April Stevens Ewing on the American prime-time television series Dallas and ...more

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Doug Wilson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Doug Wilson age 59 - Douglas Frederick Wilson is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman and the current general manager of the San Jose Sharks of the National Hockey League.

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Flip Wilson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Flip Wilson Died at 65 (1933-1998) - Flip Wilson was an African American comedian and actor. In the early 1970s, Wilson hosted his own weekly variety series, The Flip Wilson Show. The series earned Wilson a Golden Globe and two ...more

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Willie Wilson is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Willie Wilson age 60 - Willie James Wilson is a former professional baseball player. He played nineteen seasons in Major League Baseball for the Kansas City Royals, Oakland Athletics, and Chicago Cubs. He was an ...more

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Harold Wilson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Harold Wilson Died at 79 (1916-1995) - James Harold Wilson, Baron Wilson of Rievaulx, KG, OBE, FRS, FSS, PC was a British Labour Party politician who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1964 to 1970 and 1974 to ...more

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August Wilson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
August Wilson Died at 60 (1945-2005) - August Wilson was an American playwright whose work included a series of ten plays, The Pittsburgh Cycle, for which he received two Pulitzer Prizes for Drama. Each is set in a different decade, ...more

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Mookie Wilson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Mookie Wilson age 61 - William Hayward "Mookie" Wilson is a former Major League Baseball outfielder and coach best remembered as the Met that hit the ground ball that trickled through Bill Buckner's legs in ...more

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Colin Wilson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Colin Wilson age 27 - Colin Wilson is a Canadian-American professional ice hockey player currently with the Nashville Predators of the National Hockey League.

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Adrian Wilson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Adrian Wilson age 37 - Adrian Lemar Wilson is an American football safety who is currently a free agent. He played college football for North Carolina State University. He was drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in the ...more

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Richard Wilson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Richard Wilson age 80 - Richard Wilson is a nominee of 2011 British Academy Television Craft Award for Best Digital Creativity.

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Charlie Wilson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Charlie Wilson age 64 - Charles Kent "Charlie" Wilson, also known as Uncle Charlie, is an American R&B singer, songwriter, producer and the former lead vocalist for The Gap Band. As a solo artist he has ...more

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Alan Wilson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Alan Wilson Died at 27 (1943-1970) - Alan Christie Wilson was a co-founder, leader, and primary composer for the American blues band Canned Heat. He played guitar, harmonica, sang, and wrote several songs for the band.

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Amber Wilson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson

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Ricky Wilson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Ricky Wilson age 39 - Charles Richard "Ricky" Wilson is the lead singer of English band Kaiser Chiefs, a five piece band from Menston and Guiseley in Leeds, West Yorkshire. Their successful songs include ...more

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Ralph Wilson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Ralph Wilson Died at 96 (1918-2014) - Ralph Cookerly Wilson, Jr. was the founder and owner of the Buffalo Bills, a team in America's National Football League. He was one of the founding owners of the American Football League, the ...more

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Al Wilson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Al Wilson age 38 - Aldra Kauwa Wilson is a former American college and professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League for eight seasons. He played college football for the ...more

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Robert Anton Wilson is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Robert Anton Wilson Died at 75 (1932-2007) - Robert Anton Wilson was an American author, novelist, essayist, editor, playwright, poet, futurist, psychologist, and self-described agnostic mystic. Recognized as an Episkopos, Pope, and saint ...more

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Tyler Wilson is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Tyler Wilson age 27 - James Tyler Wilson is an American football quarterback who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the fourth round of the 2013 NFL Draft. He played college football ...more

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Georgina Wilson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
Georgina Wilson age 31 - Georgina Wilson is a Filipina-British endorser, VJ, magazine and international model.

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James Wilson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wilson
James Wilson Died at 56 (1742-1798) - James Wilson was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States and a signatory of the United States Declaration of Independence. Wilson was elected twice to the Continental Congress, where he ...more