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Famous People Named Wolfgang

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Ever thought about how many famous people named Wolfgang are out there? This list of celebrities named Wolfgang will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Wolfgangs below include actors named Wolfgang and athletes named Wolfgang, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Wolfgang who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Wolfgangs below include Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Wolfgang Gartner, and Wolfgang Puck.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Pianist, Musician
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (27 January 1756 – 5 December 1791), baptised as Johannes Chrysostomus...  more

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  • Wolfgang Gartner

    Record producer, Disc jockey
    Joseph Thomas Youngman (born March 17, 1982), better known by his stage name Wolfgang Gartner,...  more


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  • Wolfgang Puck

    Businessperson, Restaurateur
    Wolfgang Johannes Puck (né Topfschnig; born July 8, 1949) is an Austrian-American chef,...  more

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  • Wolfgang Overath

    Wolfgang Overath (born 29 September 1943) is a former West German footballer. A true one-club...  more


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  • Wolfgang Petersen

    Television director, Film Producer
    Wolfgang Petersen (born 14 March 1941) is a German film director, film producer and...  more

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  • Wolfgang Van Halen

    Bassist, Guitarist
    Wolfgang William Van Halen (born March 16, 1991) is an American musician who is currently the...  more
  • Wolfgang Joop

    Fashion designer, Designer
    Wolfgang Joop (born November 18, 1944) is a German fashion designer. He is the founder of the...  more
  • Wolfgang von Trips

    Race car driver
    Wolfgang Alexander Albert Eduard Maximilian Reichsgraf Berghe von Trips (4 May 1928 – 10...  more
  • Wolfgang Linger

    Luger, Athlete
    Wolfgang Linger (born 4 November 1982 in Hall in Tirol) is an Austrian retired luger who has...  more
  • Wolfgang Tillmans

    Artist, Photographer
    Wolfgang Tillmans (born 16 August 1968) is a German photographer. His diverse body of work is...  more
  • Wolfgang Pauli

    Physicist, Scientist
    Wolfgang Ernst Pauli (; German: [ˈvɔlfɡaŋ ˈpaʊli]; 25 April 1900 – 15 December 1958) was an...  more
  • Wolfgang Reitherman

    Television director, Film Producer
    Wolfgang Reitherman (native Wolfgang Reithermann; June 26, 1909 – May 22, 1985), also known...  more
  • Wolfgang Fortner (12 October 1907 – 5 September 1987) was a German composer, composition...  more
  • Wolfgang Busch

    Film Producer, Cinematographer
    Wolfgang Busch (born November 6, 1955 in Heppenheim, Germany) is a two time Humanitarian award...  more
  • Wolfgang Eduard Schneiderhan (May 28, 1915 – May 18, 2002) was an Austrian classical...  more
  • Wolfgang Rindler (18 May 1924 – 8 February 2019) was a physicist working in the field of...  more
  • Wolfgang Abel (born March 25, 1959 in Düsseldorf) and Marco Furlan (born January 16, 1960 in...  more
  • Wolfgang Bötsch (8 September 1938 in Bad Kreuznach – 14 October 2017 in Würzburg) was a German...  more
  • Wolfgang K. H. Panofsky

    Physicist, Scientist
    Wolfgang Kurt Hermann "Pief" Panofsky (April 24, 1919 – September 24, 2007), was a...  more
  • Wolfgang Köhler

    Wolfgang Köhler (21 January 1887 – 11 June 1967) was a German psychologist and phenomenologist...  more
  • Wolfgang Ketterle (born 21 October 1957) is a German physicist and professor of physics at the...  more
  • Wolfgang Paul

    Wolfgang Paul (10 August 1913 – 7 December 1993) was a German physicist, who co-developed the...  more
  • Wolfgang Kindl

    Luger, Athlete
    Wolfgang Kindl (born 18 April 1988) is an Austrian world champion luger who has competed since...  more
  • Wolfgang Grönebaum

    Wolfgang Grönebaum (14 March 1927 – 16 March 1998) was a German actor. He appeared in 26 films...  more
  • Wolfgang Muthspiel (born 2 March 1965, Judenburg, Austria) is an Austrian jazz guitarist and...  more