How many celebrities named Walter can you think of? The famous Walters and Walts below have many different professions, including notable actors named Walter, famous athletes named Walt, and even musicians named Walter.
Walt Disney is certainly one of the most famous Walts on this list. One of the famous entrepreneurs named Walt, he created Mickey Mouse in 1928. He produced such animated classics as Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Pinocchio, and Fantasia. Walter Matthau was an actor with the real name Walter. He was most known for playing Oscar Madison in The Odd Couple and Max Goldman in Grumpy Old Men, and the sequel, Grumpier Old Men.
Another of the famous people with the first name Walter is Walter Cronkite. He was a journalist who was the anchorman for the CBS Evening News for almost 20 years. He became known as the most trusted man in America after his thoughtful reports on such events as Watergate, the assassination of President John F Kennedy, and the moon landings.
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Birthplace: Saint Joseph, Missouri, United States of AmericaWalter Leland Cronkite Jr. (November 4, 1916 – July 17, 2009) was an American broadcast... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Hermosa, Chicago, Illinois, United States of AmericaWalter Elias Disney (; December 5, 1901 – December 15, 1966) was an American entrepreneur,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: West Hills, New YorkWalt Whitman (; May 31, 1819 – March 26, 1892) was an American poet, essayist, and journalist.... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaWalter Matthau (; born Walter John Matthow; October 1, 1920 – July 1, 2000) was an American... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Ceylon, Minnesota, United States of AmericaWalter Frederick "Fritz" Mondale (born January 5, 1928) is an American politician, diplomat... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Lynn, Massachusetts, United States of AmericaWalter Andrew Brennan (July 25, 1894 – September 21, 1974) was an American actor. He won the... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Toronto, CanadaWalter Thomas Huston (; né Houghston; April 5, 1883 – April 7, 1950) was a Canadian actor and... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Humboldt, Kansas, United States of AmericaWalter Perry Johnson (November 6, 1887 – December 10, 1946), nicknamed "Barney" and "The Big... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States of AmericaWalter "Clyde" Frazier (born March 29, 1945) is an American former basketball player in the... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaWalter Carl Becker (February 20, 1950 – September 3, 2017) was an American musician,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Pineville, North CarolinaWalter Pearl Davis (born September 9, 1954) is a retired American basketball player. A 6'6"... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Edinburgh, United KingdomSir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet (15 August 1771 – 21 September 1832) was a Scottish historical... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Devon, United KingdomSir Walter Raleigh (; c. 1552 (or 1554) – 29 October 1618), also spelled Ralegh, was an... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: New Bern, North CarolinaWalter Jones Bellamy (July 24, 1939 – November 2, 2013) was an American professional... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Saint John, CanadaWalter Davis Pidgeon (September 23, 1897 – September 25, 1984) was a Canadian-American actor.... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Venice Township, Ohio, United States of AmericaWalter Emmons Alston (December 1, 1911 – October 1, 1984), nicknamed "Smokey", was an American... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Columbia, Mississippi, United States of AmericaWalter Jerry Payton (July 25, 1954 – November 1, 1999) was an American football running back... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Aliceville, AlabamaWalter Jones Jr. (born January 19, 1974) is a former American football offensive tackle who... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Emsdetten, GermanyWalter Robert Bogdan Tkaczuk (born September 29, 1947) is a German-Canadian former ice hockey... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Tuxedo, New YorkWalter William Weiss (born November 28, 1963) is an American former professional baseball... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Charlton, London, London, United KingdomWalter John de la Mare (; 25 April 1873 – 22 June 1956) was a British poet, short story... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Cincinnati, OhioWalter Johnson III (November 13, 1942 – June 29, 1999) was an American football defensive... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Milan, ItalyWalter Zenga (Italian pronunciation: [ˈvalter ˈdzeŋɡa]; born 28 April 1960) is a retired... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Córdoba Province, Argentina, ArgentinaWalter Adrián Samuel (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈwalteɾ saˈmwel]; born Walter Adrián Luján; 23... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USAWalter Marvin Koenig (; born September 14, 1936) is an American actor, writer, teacher, and... more on Wikipedia