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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.
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Wilson Pickett is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Dec. at 65 (1941-2006)

Birthplace: Prattville, Alabama, United States of America

Wilson Pickett (March 18, 1941 – January 19, 2006) was an American singer and songwriter. A major figure in the development of American soul music, Pickett recorded over 50 songs which made the ...more

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Wilson Chandler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Age: 31

Birthplace: Benton Harbor, Michigan

Wilson Chandler (born May 10, 1987) is an American professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He has previously played for Zhejiang ...more

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Wilson Bethel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Age: 34

Birthplace: Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States of America

Wilson Bethel is a film actor.
Wilson Cruz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Age: 45

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Wilson Cruz (born Wilson Echevarría; December 27, 1973) is an American actor known for playing Rickie Vasquez on My So-Called Life, Angel in the Broadway tour production of Rent and the ...more
Wilson Ramos is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Age: 31

Birthplace: Valencia, Venezuela

Wilson Abraham Ramos Campos (born August 10, 1987), nicknamed "The Buffalo", is a Venezuelan professional baseball catcher for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball (MLB). ...more

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Wilson Palacios is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Palacios Age: 34

Birthplace: La Ceiba, Honduras

Wilson Roberto Palacios Suazo (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈwilsom paˈlasjos]; born 29 July 1984) is a Honduran footballer who plays as a midfielder. He currently plays for C.D. Real Sociedad.Born ...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

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

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
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Wilson Betemit is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Age: 37

Birthplace: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Wilson Betemit (pronounced BAY-ta-mee) (born November 2, 1981) is a Dominican former professional baseball infielder. He is 6'2" and weighs 220 pounds. He has played in Major League ...more
Wilson Goode is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Goode Age: 80

Birthplace: North Carolina, United States of America

Woodrow Wilson Goode Sr. (born August 19, 1938) is a former Mayor of Philadelphia and the first African American to hold that office. He served from 1984 to 1992, a period which included the ...more
Wilson Benge is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Dec. at 80 (1875-1955)

Birthplace: England, London

George Frederick "Wilson" Benge (1 March 1875 – 1 July 1955) was an English actor who mostly featured in American films from the silent days. He appeared in over 200 films between 1922 ...more
Wilson Jermaine Heredia ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Age: 47

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Wilson Jermaine Heredia (born December 2, 1971) 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 ...more
Wilson Reis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Age: 34

Birthplace: São Paulo, Brazil

Wilson Reis Monte Alto Gonçalves (born January 6, 1985, in Januária) is a Brazilian mixed martial artist who competed in the UFC's Flyweight division. Reis is the former EliteXC ...more
Wilson Chen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Age: 32

Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

Chen Bolin (simplified Chinese: 陈柏霖; traditional Chinese: 陳柏霖; pinyin: Chén Bólín; Cantonese Yale: Chan Pak Lam, born 27 August 1983) is a Taiwanese actor.
Wilson Grey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Dec. at 70 (1923-1993)

Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Wilson Grey was an actor.
Wilson Kipketer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Age: 46

Birthplace: Kapchemoiywo, Kenya

Wilson Kosgei Kipketer (born 12 December 1972) is a Danish former middle distance runner. He is the second fastest of all time over 800 meters, setting the world record and breaking his own ...more
Wilson Harris is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Wilson Harris Age: 97

Birthplace: New Amsterdam, Guyana

Sir Theodore Wilson Harris (24 March 1921 – 8 March 2018) was a Guyanese writer. He initially wrote poetry, but subsequently became a well-known novelist and essayist. His writing style is often ...more
Wilson Kiprugut is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Age: 81

Birthplace: Kericho, Kenya

Wilson Chuma Kiprugut (born 1938) is a retired Kenyan sprinter and middle-distance runner. He competed at the 1964 and 1968 Olympics and won two medals in the 800 metres event; in 1964 he also ...more
Wilson Whitley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Dec. at 37 (1955-1992)

Birthplace: Brenham, Texas

Wilson Whitley (May 28, 1955 – October 27, 1992) was a consensus All-American defensive tackle at the University of Houston from 1972-1976 under defensive coordinator Don Todd. He led the ...more
Wilson Eyre is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Dec. at 86 (1858-1944)

Birthplace: Florence, Italy

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
Age: 42

Birthplace: Warri, Nigeria

Wilson Oruma (born 30 December 1976) is a Nigerian former football midfielder. He played most of his career in France.
Wilson Lumpkin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Dec. at 87 (1783-1870)

Birthplace: Dan River, United States of America

Wilson Lumpkin (January 14, 1783 – December 28, 1870) was an American planter, attorney, and politician. He served two terms as the governor of Georgia, from 1831 to 1835, in the period of ...more
Wilson Gouveia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Age: 40

Birthplace: Fortaleza, Brazil

Wilson Gouveia (born October 3, 1978) is a 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 ...more
Wilson Yip is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Wilson
Age: 55

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

Wilson Yip or Yip Wai-Shun (Chinese: 葉偉信; born 1964) is a Hong Kong actor, filmmaker and screenwriter. His films include Bio Zombie, The White Dragon, SPL: Sha Po Lang, Dragon Tiger Gate, Flash ...more