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Ever wondered how many famous people named Wilson there are? This list of celebrities named Wilson includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Wilsons on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Wilson, actors named Wilson, and even athletes named Wilson. Well-known Wilsons like Wilson Pickett, Wilson Chandler, and Wilson Bethel are just the start of this list.

Wilson Pickett is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Pickett Wilson Pickett was an American R&B, soul and rock and roll singer and songwriter. A major figure in the development of American soul music, Pickett recorded over 50 songs which hit the US ...more

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Wilson Chandler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Chandler Wilson Chandler is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association. He has previously played for Zhejiang Guangsha of ...more

Wilson Bethel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Bethel Wilson Bethel is a film actor.

Wilson Cruz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Cruz Wilson Cruz is an American actor known for playing Rickie Vasquez on My So-Called Life and the recurring character Junito on Noah's Arc. As an openly gay person of Puerto Rican ancestry, he has ...more

Wilson Ramos is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Ramos Wilson Abraham Ramos Campos is a Venezuelan professional baseball catcher for the Washington Nationals of Major League Baseball. He is 6' tall, weighs 221 lbs., and bats and throws

Wilson Palacios is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Palacios Wilson Roberto Palacios Suazo is a Honduran footballer who plays in the Premier League for Stoke City. Born in La Ceiba, he played for Victoria and Olimpia in Honduras before moving to England ...more

Wilson Greatbatch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Wilson

Wilson Tong is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Tong Wilson Tong is an actor, film director and a stunt coordinator.

Wilson Chan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Chan I want a Ferrari.

Wilson Betemit is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Betemit Wilson Betemit is a Dominican professional baseball infielder who is currently a free agent. He is 6'2" and weighs 220 pounds. He has previously played for the Atlanta Braves, Los Angeles ...more

Wilson Goode is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Goode W. Wilson Goode is an American politician who was the first black mayor of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He served from 1984 to 1992, a period which included the controversial MOVE police action ...more

Wilson Benge is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Benge George Frederick "Wilson" Benge was an English actor who mostly featured in American films from the silent days. Along with actors Charles Coleman and Robert Greig, Benge was heavily ...more

Wilson Jermaine Heredia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Jermaine Heredia Wilson Jermaine Heredia is an American actor best known for his portrayal of Angel Dumott Schunard in the Broadway musical Rent, for which he won the Tony Award and Drama Desk Award for Best ...more

Wilson Reis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Reis Wilson Reis is a Brazilian mixed martial artist currently competing in the UFC's Flyweight division. Reis is the former EliteXC Bantamweight Champion and has also competed for Bellator, ShoXC ...more

Wilson Chen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Chen Chen Bolin was born 27 August 1983. He is a Taiwanese actor. Chen was awarded Best Leading Actor in a Television Series for In Time with You at the 47th Golden Bell Awards in 2012, Taiwan's ...more

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Wilson Grey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Grey Wilson Grey was an actor.

Wilson Kipketer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Kipketer Wilson Kosgei Kipketer is a Kenyan-born Danish former middle distance runner. He holds the current indoor world records at the 1000 and 800 metres distance. While dominating the 800 m distance ...more

Wilson Harris is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Harris Sir Theodore Wilson Harris is a Guyanese writer. He initially wrote poetry, but has since become a well-known novelist and essayist. His writing style is often said to be abstract and densely ...more

Wilson Kiprugut is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Kiprugut Wilson Kiprugut Chuma is a Kenyan former athlete who competed mainly in the 800 metres. He competed at the 1962 Commonwealth Games and was part of the Kenyan 4 x 440 yards relay team which ...more

Wilson Whitley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Whitley Wilson Whitley was a consensus All-American defensive tackle at the University of Houston from 1972-1976 under defensive coordinator Don Todd. He led the Cougars to the Southwest Conference ...more

Wilson Eyre is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Eyre Wilson Eyre, Jr. was an American architect, teacher and writer who practiced in the Philadelphia area. He is known for his deliberately informal and welcoming country houses, and for being an ...more

Wilson Oruma is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Oruma Wilson Oruma is a former football midfielder from Nigeria.

Wilson Lumpkin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Lumpkin Wilson Lumpkin was a governor of Georgia, and a United States Representative and Senator. Born near Dan River, Virginia, he moved in 1784 to Oglethorpe County, Georgia with his parents, who ...more

Wilson Gouveia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Gouveia Wilson Gouveia is a semi-retired Brazilian mixed martial artist. Gouveia formerly fought in the UFC. He is a 3rd degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and is a member of American Top Team.

Wilson Yip is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Yip Wilson Yip or Yip Wai-Shun is a Hong Kong actor, filmmaker and screenwriter. His films include Bio Zombie, The White Dragon, SPL: Sha Po Lang, Dragon Tiger Gate, Flash Point, Ip Man, and Ip Man

Wilson Tucker is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Tucker Arthur Wilson "Bob" Tucker was an American theater technician who became well known as a writer of mystery, action adventure, and science fiction under the name Wilson Tucker. Tucker ...more

Wilson Dallam Wallis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Dallam Wallis Wilson Dallam Wallis was a American anthropologist. He is remembered for his studies of "primitive" science and religions. Wallis was born in Forest Hill, Maryland. He completed an ...more

Wilson Milam is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Milam Wilson Milam is a theatre and television director.

Wilson Valdez is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Valdez Wilson Antonio Valdez is a Dominican Atlantic League shortstop for the York Revolution. Previously he was a Major League Baseball utility infielder.

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Wilson dos Santos is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson dos Santos Fernando Wilson dos Santos served as the representative of UNITA, a rebel group in Angola, to Portugal. His brother-in-law, Tito Chingunji, served as Foreign Secretary of UNITA, the principal ...more

Wilson Shannon is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Shannon Wilson Shannon was a Democratic politician from Ohio and Kansas. He served as the 14th and 16th Governor of Ohio, and was the first governor of Ohio born in the state. Shannon was the second ...more

Wilson Cary Nicholas is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Cary Nicholas Wilson Cary Nicholas was an American politician who served in the U.S. Senate from 1799 to 1804 and was the 19th Governor of Virginia from 1814 to 1816.

Wilson Carey McWilliams is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Carey McWilliams Wilson Carey McWilliams, aka Carey McWilliams, Jr., son of Carey McWilliams, was a political scientist at Rutgers University.

Wilson Greatbatch is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Greatbatch Wilson Greatbatch was an American engineer and inventor. He held more than 350 patents and was a member of the National Inventors Hall of Fame and a recipient of the Lemelson–MIT Prize and the ...more

Wilson Turbinton is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Turbinton Willie Tee was an American keyboardist, songwriter, singer, producer and notable early architect of New Orleans funk and soul, who helped shape the sound of New Orleans for more than four

Wilson Kiprop is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Kiprop Wilson Kiprop is a Kenyan long-distance runner, who specializes in the 10,000 metres and half marathon. He was the world champion at the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in 2010 and was ...more

Wilson da Silva is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson da Silva Wilson da Silva is a screenwriter and film producer.

Wilson Godfrey Harvey is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Godfrey Harvey Wilson Godfrey Harvey was the 94th Governor of South Carolina from May 20, 1922, to January 16, 1923. Born in Charleston, Harvey attended Charleston High School before dropping out at the age of ...more

Wilson Morelo is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Morelo Wilson Morelo, is a Colombian football Striker, who currently plays for Independiente Santa Fe in the Liga Postobón, the top division of Colombian professional football.

Wilson Mizner is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Mizner Wilson Mizner was an American playwright, raconteur, and entrepreneur. His best-known plays are The Deep Purple, produced in 1910, and The Greyhound, produced in 1912. He was manager and ...more

Wilson Boit Kipketer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Boit Kipketer Wilson Boit Kipketer is a middle and long distance athlete most widely known for running the 3000 m steeplechase. On August 13, 1997, at the Weltklasse Zürich, he set the world record in ...more

Wilson Bentley is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Bentley Wilson Alwyn "Snowflake" Bentley is one of the first known photographers of snowflakes. He perfected a process of catching flakes on black velvet in such a way that their images could ...more

Wilson Tuckey is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Tuckey Charles Wilson "Ironbar" Tuckey, a former Australian federal politician, was a Member of the Australian House of Representatives representing the seat of O'Connor in Western Australia ...more

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Wilson Collins is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Collins Cyril Wilson Collins was a backup outfielder in Major League Baseball, playing mainly at left field for the Boston Braves in the 1913 and 1914 seasons. Listed at 5 ft 9.5 in, 165 lb., Collins ...more

Wilson S. Bissell is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson S. Bissell Wilson Shannon Bissell was an American politician from New York. He graduated from Yale University in 1869 and was a member of Skull and Bones. From 1873 to 1882 he was a law partner of future ...more

Wilson Irvine is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Irvine Wilson Henry Irvine was a master American Impressionist landscape painter. Although most closely associated with the Old Lyme, Connecticut art colony headed by Florence Griswold, Irvine spent ...more

Wilson Dyer is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Dyer Wilson Dyer is a supervising sound editor.

Wilson Pittoni is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Pittoni Wilson Omar Pittoni Rodríguez, better known as Wilson Pittoni, is a Paraguayan footballer who plays for Bahia.

Wilson Ruffin Abbott is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Ruffin Abbott Wilson Ruffin Abbott was an American-born Black Canadian and successful businessman and landowner in Toronto, Ontario. He was the father of Anderson Ruffin Abbott, Canada's first black

Wilson Reilly is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Reilly Wilson Reilly was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.