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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- 24Wayne Douglas Gretzky (; born January 26, 1961) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey... more
- 20Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. (born September 27, 1982), known professionally as Lil Wayne, is an... more
- 18Wayne Alphonso Brady (born June 2, 1972) is an American actor, singer, and comedian who is a... more
- 18Wayne Michael Coyne (born January 13, 1961) is an American musician. He is the lead singer,... more
- 17Wayne Elliot Knight (born August 7, 1955) is an American actor, voice artist and comedian. He... more
- 17Carson Wayne Newton (born April 3, 1942) is an American singer and entertainer. One of the... more
- 15Wayne Mark Rooney (born 24 October 1985) is an English professional footballer who plays for... more
- 12William Wayne McMillan Rogers III (April 7, 1933 – December 31, 2015) was an American actor,... more
- 12Wayne Shorter (born August 25, 1933) is an American jazz saxophonist and composer. Shorter... more
- 17Wayne Kramer (born April 30, 1948) is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter, producer and... more
- 11Wayne Richard Wells (November 4, 1965 – November 1, 2014), known professionally as Wayne... more
- 15Wayne Robert LaPierre, Jr. (born November 8, 1949) is an American gun rights activist.... more
- 17Wayne Bertram Williams (born May 27, 1958) is an American murderer serving life imprisonment... more
- 14Wayne Chrebet (born August 14, 1973) is a former American football wide receiver who played 11... more
- 11Wayne Cashman (born June 24, 1945) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey player and a... more
- 8Wayne Robson (April 29, 1946 – April 4, 2011) was a Canadian television, stage, voice and film... more
- 12Wayne Simmonds (born August 26, 1988) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player for the New... more
- 11Wayne Federman (born June 22, 1959) is an American comedian, actor, author, writer, comedy... more
- Wayne C. Henderson is an American guitar maker who specializes in the crafting of handmade,... more
- 14Wayne Walter Dyer (May 10, 1940 – August 29, 2015) was an American self-help author and a... more
- Wayne Johnson is an American jazz and acoustic guitarist (not to be confused with the electric... more
- 8Artis Wayne Cooper (born November 16, 1956) is a retired American professional basketball... more
- 11Wayne Robert Ellington Jr. (born November 29, 1987) is an American professional basketball... more
- 14Gerald Wayne Martin (born October 26, 1965) is a former American football defensive end who... more
- 12Wayne Anthony Allwine (February 7, 1947 – May 18, 2009) was an American voice actor, sound... more