Who knew there were so many famous people named Dwight in the world? Our list of celebrities named Dwight includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Dwights below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Dwight, actors named Dwight, and much more. Dwight Howard, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and Dwight Gooden are only a few of the well-known people named Dwight on this list.
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Dwight White American football player
Dwight Lynn White was an American football defensive end who played for ten seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers in the National Football League and was a member of the famed Steel Curtain
Dwight F. Davis Tennis player, Basketball player, Politician
Dwight Filley Davis was an American tennis player and politician. He is best remembered as the founder of the Davis Cup international tennis competition.
Dwight Hicks is a former professional American football player who played safety for the Toronto Argonauts in 1978, the San Francisco 49ers from 1979 to 1985, and for the Indianapolis Colts in
Dwight Muhammad Qawi Professional Boxer
Dwight Muhammad Qawi is an American former boxer who won world titles the light heavyweight and cruiserweight divisions. He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2004.
Dwight Frye Actor
Dwight Iliff Frye was an American stage and screen actor, remembered for his appearance as the tormented Renfield in the classic horror film Dracula.
Dwight Pezzarossi Footballer
Dwight Anthony Pezzarossi García born is a retired professional football forward who last played for Comunicaciones in the Liga Nacional de Guatemala. Target man Pezzarossi, nicknamed El ...more
Dwight D. Opperman
Dwight D. Opperman was chairman of Key Investments, a privately held venture capital firm focusing on high-tech ventures. Previously, Opperman was the CEO of West Publishing Company in St. Paul, ...more
Dwight Macdonald Editor, Writer, Philosopher
Dwight Macdonald was a U.S. writer, editor, film critic, social critic, philosopher, and political radical.