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Ever wondered how many famous people named Wally there are? This list of celebrities named Wally includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Wallys on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Wally, actors named Wally, and even athletes named Wally. Well-known Wallys like Wally Joyner, Wally Backman, and Wally Schirra are just the start of this list.
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Wally Joyner is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Baseball player
Wallace Keith "Wally" Joyner is a current hitting coach for the Detroit Tigers in the Major League Baseball. He played for four major league teams during a 16-year career, most notably ...more

Wally Backman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Baseball player
Walter Wayne Backman is a former Major League Baseball second baseman. He is best known for his time with the New York Mets from 1980-1988 and was a member of their 1986 World Series-winning ...more

Wally Schirra is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Pilot, Astronaut, Actor
Walter Marty "Wally" Schirra, Jr., was an American naval officer and aviator, aeronautical engineer, test pilot, and one of the original seven astronauts chosen for Project Mercury, ...more

Wally Chambers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Wally
American football player
Wallace Hashim Chambers is a former American football defensive tackle for the Chicago Bears and defensive end for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 1970s. He was selected with the eighth overall ...more

Wally Berger is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Baseball player
Walter Anton Berger was an American center fielder in Major League Baseball who played for four National League teams, primarily the Boston Braves. One of the league's top sluggers of the early ...more

Wally Lewis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Rugby Player
Walter James "Wally" Lewis AM is an Australian former professional rugby league footballer and coach. Currently a television commentator of the sport, he is widely regarded as one of ...more

Wally Lamb is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Author, Writer
Wally Lamb is an American author known as the writer of the novels She's Come Undone and I Know This Much Is True, both of which were selected for Oprah's Book Club. He was the director of the ...more

Wally Pipp is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Baseball player
Walter Clement Pipp was an American professional baseball player. A first baseman, Pipp played in Major League Baseball for the Detroit Tigers, New York Yankees, and Cincinnati Reds between 1913 ...more

Wally Szczerbiak is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Basketball player, Actor
Walter Robert "Wally" Szczerbiak is a former American professional basketball player in the NBA.

Wally Schang is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Manager, Baseball player
Walter Henry Schang was a catcher in Major League Baseball. From 1913 through 1931, he played for the Philadelphia Athletics, Boston Red Sox, New York Yankees, St. Louis Browns and Detroit ...more

Wally Moon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Baseball player
Wallace Wade Moon, known popularly as Wally Moon, is a former Major League Baseball outfielder. Moon played his 12-year career in the National League for the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles ...more

Wally Moses is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Baseball player
Wallace Moses was a right fielder in Major League Baseball. From 1935 through 1951, he played for the Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago White Sox and Boston Red Sox. Moses batted and threw ...more

Wally Hammond is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Walter Reginald "Wally" Hammond was an English Test cricketer who played for Gloucestershire in a career that lasted from 1920 to 1951. Beginning as a professional, he later became an ...more

Wally Brown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Comedian, Actor
Wally Brown was an American actor, comedian, and long-time partner of Alan Carney.

Wally Cox is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Comedian, Actor
Wallace Maynard Cox was an American comedian and actor, particularly associated with the early years of television in the United States. He appeared in the U.S. television series Mr. Peepers, ...more

Wally Fawkes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Cartoonist
Walter Ernest "Wally" Fawkes is a British-Canadian jazz clarinetist and a satirical cartoonist. As a cartoonist, he generally worked under the name of 'Trog' until failing eyesight ...more

Wally George is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Talk show host, Actor
Wally George was an American conservative radio and television commentator. Calling himself the "Father of Combat TV," he was a fixture on Southern California television for three ...more

Wally Wood is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Sailor, Cartoonist, Writer
Wallace Allan Wood was an American comic book writer, artist and independent publisher, best known for his work on EC Comics's Mad and Marvel's Daredevil. He was one of Mad's founding ...more

Wally Herger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Politician
Walter William "Wally" Herger, Jr. is an American politician. He was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from 1987 until 2013, representing California's ...more

Wally Pfister is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Cinematographer, Film Director
Walter C. "Wally" Pfister, A.S.C., B.S.C. is an American cinematographer and film director, who is best known for his work with Christopher Nolan. Pfister won an Academy Award for Best ...more

Wally Hilgenberg is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Wally
American football player
Walter Hilgenberg was a professional American football player. Hilgenberg was born in Marshalltown, Iowa. His family moved to Wilton where he grew up and graduated from Wilton High School. He ...more

Wally Dalton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Wally Dalton Screenwriter, Actor
Wally Dalton is an actor.

Wally Henry is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Wally
American football player
Wallace "Wally" Henry is a former professional American football wide receiver. He played in the National Football League for six seasons for the Philadelphia Eagles. He went to the ...more

Wally Westlake is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Baseball player
Waldon Thomas Westlake is a former utility player who had a ten-year career from 1947 to 1956. Born in Gridley, California, he played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, St. Louis Cardinals, Cincinnati ...more

Wally Wingert is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Wally
Actor, Voice acting
Wallace E. "Wally" Wingert is an American actor and voice actor.