How many celebrities named Wilson can you think of? The famous Wilsons below have many different professions, including notable actors named Wilson, famous musicians named Wilson, and even athletes named Wilson.
Wilson Pickett is certainly one of the most famous Wilsons on this list. One of the famous singer-songwriters named Wilson, he is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. “In the Midnight Hour,” “Land of 1,000 Dances,” and “Mustang Sally” are among his biggest hits.
Another of the famous people with the first name Wilson is Wilson Cruz. He is best known for playing Rickie on My So-Called Life. He also was in the cast of the Broadway tour production of Rent.
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- 21Wilson Pickett (March 18, 1941 – January 19, 2006) was an American singer and songwriter. A... more
- 18Wilson Cruz (born Wilson Echevarría; December 27, 1973) is an American actor known for playing... more
- 18Wilson Jermaine Heredia (born December 2, 1971) is an American actor best known for his... more
- 11Wilson Milam is an American theatre director from Bellevue, Washington who works in the United... more
- 11Wilson Bethel is a film actor.... more
Wilson Rodrigues Fonseca1985-03-21Wilson Rodrigues Fonseca (born 21 March 1985), or simply Wilson, is a Brazilian striker,... more
- Wilson Tong is an actor, film director and a stunt coordinator.... more
- 15Wilson Chandler (born May 10, 1987) is an American professional basketball player for the... more
- 15Wilson Abraham Ramos Campos (born August 10, 1987), nicknamed "The Buffalo", is a Venezuelan... more
- 8Wilson Reis Monte Alto Gonçalves (born January 6, 1985, in Januária) is a Brazilian mixed... more
Wilson Harris1921-03-24Sir Theodore Wilson Harris (24 March 1921 – 8 March 2018) was a Guyanese writer. He initially... more
- 8Wilson Kosgei Kipketer (born 12 December 1972) is a Danish former middle distance runner. He... more
Wilson Palacios1984-07-29Wilson Roberto Palacios Suazo (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈwilsom paˈlasjos]; born 29 July 1984)... more
- 10Wilson Eyre, Jr. was an American architect, teacher and writer who practiced in the... more
- 11Wilson Whitley (May 28, 1955 – October 27, 1992) was a consensus All-American defensive tackle... more
- 7Wilson Dallam Wallis (March 7, 1886 – March 15, 1970) was an American anthropologist. He is... more
- 5Wilson Yip or Yip Wai-Shun (Chinese: 葉偉信; born 1964) is a Hong Kong actor, filmmaker and... more
- 5Wilson Betemit (pronounced BAY-ta-mee) (born November 2, 1981) is a Dominican former... more
- 7Wilson Turbinton, (February 6, 1944 – September 11, 2007) professionally known as Willie Tee, ... more
- 4Wilson Antonio Valdez (born May 20, 1978) is a Dominican former professional baseball... more
Wilson da SilvaWilson da Silva is a screenwriter and film producer.... more
- 2Wilson Shannon (February 24, 1802 – August 30, 1877) was a Democratic politician from Ohio and... more
Wilson Barrett1846-02-18Wilson Barrett (born William Henry Barrett; 18 February 1846 – 22 July 1904) was an English... more
Wilson D. Watson1922-02-16Wilson Douglas Watson (February 16, 1922 – December 19, 1994) was a United States Marine Corps... more
- 1Wilson Lumpkin (January 14, 1783 – December 28, 1870) was an American planter, attorney, and... more