How many celebrities named Wayne can you think of? The famous Waynes below have many different professions, including notable actors named Wayne, famous athletes named Wayne, and even musicians named Wayne.
Lil Wayne is certainly one of the most famous Waynes on this list. One of the famous rappers named Wayne, he started his career at the age of 12 when he was signed by Cash Money Records. “Lollipop,” “A Milli,” and “Love Me” are among his biggest hits.
Another of the famous people with the first name Wayne is Wayne Gretzky. He is the former hockey player considered by many to be the greatest NHL athlete of all time. He was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1999.
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Birthplace: Hollygrove, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of AmericaDwayne Michael Carter Jr. (born September 27, 1982), known professionally as Lil Wayne, is an... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Brantford, CanadaWayne Douglas Gretzky (; born January 26, 1961) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Columbus, Georgia, USAWayne Alphonso Brady (born June 2, 1972) is an American actor, singer, and comedian who is a... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, Area code 412, Contiguous United States, United States of AmericaWayne Michael Coyne (born January 13, 1961) is an American musician. He is the lead singer,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaWayne Elliot Knight (born August 7, 1955) is an American actor, voice artist and comedian. He... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: USA, Virginia, NorfolkCarson Wayne Newton (born April 3, 1942) is an American singer and entertainer. One of the... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States of AmericaWayne Shorter (born August 25, 1933) is an American jazz saxophonist and composer. Shorter... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Detroit, MichiganWayne Kramer (born April 30, 1948) is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter, producer and... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, United States of AmericaWilliam Wayne McMillan Rogers III (April 7, 1933 – December 31, 2015) was an American actor,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Muskegon, MichiganWayne Richard Wells (November 4, 1965 – November 1, 2014), known professionally as Wayne... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Schenectady, New York, United States of AmericaWayne Robert LaPierre, Jr. (born November 8, 1949) is an American gun rights activist.... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Croxteth, United KingdomWayne Mark Rooney (born 24 October 1985) is an English professional footballer who plays for... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Garfield, New JerseyWayne Chrebet (born August 14, 1973) is a former American football wide receiver who played 11... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Kingston, CanadaWayne Cashman (born June 24, 1945) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey player and a... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Atlanta, GeorgiaWayne Bertram Williams (born May 27, 1958) is an American murderer serving life imprisonment... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Vancouver, CanadaWayne Robson (April 29, 1946 – April 4, 2011) was a Canadian television, stage, voice and film... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Scarborough, Toronto, CanadaWayne Simmonds (born August 26, 1988) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player for the New... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, Southern California, Contiguous United States, 90731Wayne Federman (born June 22, 1959) is an American comedian, actor, author, writer, comedy... more on Wikipedia
- 19Wayne C. Henderson is an American guitar maker who specializes in the crafting of handmade,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Michigan, USA, DetroitWayne Walter Dyer (May 10, 1940 – August 29, 2015) was an American self-help author and a... more on Wikipedia
- 21Wayne Johnson is an American jazz and acoustic guitarist (not to be confused with the electric... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: MilanArtis Wayne Cooper (born November 16, 1956) is a retired American professional basketball... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Wynnewood, PennsylvaniaWayne Robert Ellington Jr. (born November 29, 1987) is an American professional basketball... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Cherry Valley, ArkansasGerald Wayne Martin (born October 26, 1965) is a former American football defensive end who... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Glendale, California, United States of AmericaWayne Anthony Allwine (February 7, 1947 – May 18, 2009) was an American voice actor, sound... more on Wikipedia