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Who Is The Most Famous Wendys In The World?

Updated December 20, 2020 501 votes 34 voters 18.2k views57 items

List RulesVote up all of the Wendys you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Wendy can you think of? The famous Wendys below have many different professions, including notable actors named Wendy, famous athletes named Wendy, and even musicians named Wendy.

Wendy Williams is certainly one of the most famous Wendys on this list. One of the famous TV personalities named Wendy, she started her career as a radio DJ before hosting The Wendy Williams Show in 2008. She is also a best-selling author and entrepreneur.

Another of the famous people with the first name Wendy is Wendy Hiller. She was an actress who won an Oscar for her performance in Separate Tables. Pygmalion and Murder on the Orient Express are among her other notable films.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Wendy? Just add them to the list!

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    Wendy Williams


    BirthplaceAsbury Park, New Jersey, USA

    Alternative NameWendy Williams

    Wendy Joan Williams Hunter (born July 18, 1964) is an American television and radio presenter, businesswoman, writer, actress, fashion designer, and media personality. She has hosted the nationally...  more

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    Wendy Hiller


    BirthplaceBramhall, United Kingdom

    Dame Wendy Margaret Hiller, (15 August 1912 – 14 May 2003) was an English film and stage actress, who enjoyed a varied acting career that spanned nearly sixty years. The writer Joel Hirschorn, in...  more
  • 3

    BirthplaceWebster, New York, United States of America

    Wendy Orlean Williams (May 28, 1949 – April 6, 1998) was an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Born in Webster, New York, she came to prominence as the lead singer of the punk rock band...  more

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    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

    Alternative NameWendy Robinson

    Wendy Raquel Robinson (born July 25, 1967) is an American actress. Robinson is best known for her roles as high school principal Regina "Piggy" Grier on The WB comedy sitcom The Steve Harvey Show...  more
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    Wendy Liebman


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Wendy Liebman (born February 27, 1961 in Manhasset, New York) is an American stand-up comedian. Her standup style involves the use of gently paced, subtle wordplay....  more
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    Wendy Crewson


    BirthplaceHamilton, Canada

    Wendy Jane Crewson (born May 9, 1956) is a Canadian actress and producer. She began her career appearing on Canadian television, before her breakthrough role in 1991 dramatic film The Doctor. Crewson...  more
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    Wendy Carlos


    BirthplacePawtucket, Rhode Island

    Wendy Carlos (born Walter Carlos; November 14, 1939) is an American musician and composer best known for her electronic music and film scores. Born and raised in Rhode Island, Carlos studied physics...  more

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    Wendy Moniz


    BirthplaceKansas City, Missouri, United States of America

    Wendy Moniz Grillo (born January 19, 1969) is an American television actress, best known for her roles as Dinah Marler in the CBS soap opera Guiding Light, as Rachel McCabe in Nash Bridges, and as...  more
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    BirthplaceDiego Martin, Trinidad and Tobago

    Wendy Marcelle Fitzwilliam (born 4 October 1972) is a Trinidadian lawyer, actress, model, singer, TV Host and beauty queen who won Miss Trinidad and Tobago Universe 1998 became the second Miss...  more
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    Wendy Richard


    BirthplaceMiddlesbrough, United Kingdom

    Wendy Richard, (born Wendy Emerton, 20 July 1943 – 26 February 2009) was an English actress best known for playing the roles of Miss Shirley Brahms on Are You Being Served? and Pauline Fowler on...  more
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    Wendy Walsh


    BirthplaceHalifax, Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada

    Wendy Lee Walsh, Psy.D. is an entertainer, journalist, unlicensed Canadian American psychotherapist, author, actress and television commentator. Walsh's family is from Prince Edward Island, however...  more
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    Wendy Wilson


    BirthplaceBel-Air, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

    Wendy Wilson (born October 16, 1969) is an American singer and television personality and member of the pop singing trio Wilson Phillips. She is the daughter of Beach Boys founder Brian Wilson and...  more
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    Wendy Craig


    BirthplaceSacriston, United Kingdom

    Anne Gwendolyn Craig (born 20 June 1934), known professionally as Wendy Craig, is an English actress who is best known for her appearances in the sitcoms Not in Front of the Children, ...And Mother...  more
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    Wendy James


    BirthplaceEast Sussex, United Kingdom

    Wendy James (born 21 January 1966) is an English singer-songwriter most notable for her work with the pop band Transvision Vamp....  more
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    Wendy Schaal


    BirthplaceUSA, Chicago, Illinois

    Alternative NameWendy Schall

    Wendy K. Schaal (born July 2, 1954) is an American actress best known for her work in Joe Dante films such as Innerspace, The 'Burbs, Batteries Not Included and Small Soldiers. Since 2005, she has...  more
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    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Wendy Wasserstein (October 18, 1950 – January 30, 2006) was an American playwright. She was an Andrew Dickson White Professor-at-Large at Cornell University. She received the Tony Award for Best...  more
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    Wendy Turnbull


    BirthplaceBrisbane, Australia

    Wendy Turnbull, , (born 26 November 1952) is a retired professional tennis player from Australia. During her career, she won nine Grand Slam titles, four of them in women's doubles and five of them...  more
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    Wendy McElroy



    Wendy McElroy (born 1951) is a Canadian individualist feminist and anarcho-capitalist writer. She was a co-founder along with Carl Watner and George H. Smith of The Voluntaryist magazine in 1982 and...  more
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    Wendy Pepper


    BirthplaceDayton, Ohio, United States of America

    Anne Eustis Pepper Stewart (August 23, 1964 – November 12, 2017), known as Wendy Pepper, was a fashion designer who appeared on the first season of the reality television show Project Runway, which...  more
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    Wendy Starland


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Wendy Starland is an American singer, songwriter and music producer from Los Angeles. Starland was honored by The Songwriters Hall of Fame, was named VH1's, “Best Emerging Artist,” was featured on...  more
  • 21

    Wendy Lindquist


    BirthplaceBritish Columbia, Canada

    Wendy Lindquist, born on May 16, 1979 in British Columbia, is a Canadian ex-gymnast and dancer turned bodybuider, fitness model, and Strongman competitor. She began training for bodybuilding in 2001....  more
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    Wendy Barrie


    BirthplaceHong Kong, China

    Wendy Barrie (born Marguerite Wendy Jenkins, 18 April 1912 – 2 February 1978) was a British-American film and television actress....  more
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    Wendy Valdez


    BirthplaceNavotas, Philippines

    Wendy Valdez (born June 2, 1982) is a beauty queen, former Pinoy Big Brother Season 2 housemate, and an actress....  more
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    Wendy Greuel


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, Contiguous United States, Greater Los Angeles Area, United States of America

    Wendy Jane Greuel (born May 23, 1961) is an American politician. She served as Los Angeles City Controller from 2009–13 and was only the second woman elected to citywide office in Los Angeles, after...  more
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    Wendy Davis


    BirthplaceWest Warwick, Rhode Island, United States of America

    Wendy Russell Davis (born Wendy Jean Russell; May 16, 1963) is an American lawyer and Democratic Party politician from Fort Worth, Texas. Davis represented District 10 in the Texas Senate from 2009...  more
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