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Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Wang. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Wang on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Wang as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Wang along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Wang, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Wangs include Vera Wang, Yuja Wang, and Garrett Wang, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Vera Wang is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Vera Wang age 68 - Vera Ellen Wang is an American fashion designer based in New York City and former figure skater. She is known for her wide range of haute couture bridesmaid gowns and wedding gown collections, ...more

Yuja Wang is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Yuja Wang age 31 - Yuja Wang is a Chinese classical pianist. She was born in Beijing, began studying piano there at age six, and went on to study at the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing. By the age of 21 ...more

Garrett Wang is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Garrett Wang age 49 - Garrett Richard Wang is an American actor. Wang is best known for his role in Star Trek: Voyager as Ensign Harry Kim.

Alexander Wang is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Alexander Wang age 34 - Alexander Wang is an American fashion designer and the creative director of Balenciaga. At age 19, he moved to New York City to attend Parsons. In 2005, after two years at Parsons, he decided to ...more

Taylor Wang is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Taylor Wang age 77 - Taylor Gun-Jin Wang is an American scientist and in 1985, became the first ethnic Chinese person to go into space. While an employee of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Wang was a payload ...more

Cher Wang is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Cher Wang age 59 - Cher Wang is a Taiwanese entrepreneur and philanthropist born in Taipei, Taiwan. As co-founder and chairperson of HTC Corporation and integrated chipset maker VIA Technologies, she is considered ...more

Lee-Hom Wang is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Lee-Hom Wang age 41 - Wang Leehom, sometimes credited as Leehom Wang, is a Chinese-American singer-songwriter, record producer, actor and film director. He is currently based in Taiwan. Formally trained at the ...more

Dr. An Wang is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Dr. An Wang Died at 70 (1920-1990) - Dr. An Wang was a Chinese American computer engineer and inventor, and co-founder of computer company Wang Laboratories, which was known primarily for its dedicated word processing machines. An ...more

Charles Wang is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Charles Wang age 73 - Charles B. Wang is a businessman and philanthropist who was a co-founder and former CEO of Computer Associates International, Inc.. He is currently the owner of the National Hockey League's New ...more

Liang Wang is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Liang Wang age 38 - Mr Wang was recently named “The artist of the year" by Bei Jing international music festival. The award was presented by Deng Xiao Ping's daughter-Deng Rong. He was also invited by Chairman ...more

Wei-Chung Wang is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Wei-Chung Wang age 25 - Wei-Chung Wang is a Taiwanese professional baseball pitcher for the Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball. He is the younger brother of Chicago Cubs minor league player Yao-Lin Wang. Wang ...more

Lung Wei Wang is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Lung Wei Wang age 68 - Lung Wei Wang is an actor and film director.

Jimmy Wang is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Jimmy Wang age 75 - Wang Zhengquan, better known as Jimmy Wang Yu and Wong Yu-lung, is a Shanghai-born Taiwanese actor, film director, producer and screenwriter. Wang rose to fame in 1967 with his starring role in ...more

James Z. Wang is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
James Z. Wang age 46 - James Z. Wang is Professor of the College of Information Sciences and Technology, and the Integrative Biosciences Program at the Pennsylvania State University, USA. He is also the Co-Director of ...more

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Steve Wang is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Steve Wang Steve Wang is an award-winning make-up artist and filmmaker.

Wayne Wang is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Wayne Wang age 69 - Wayne Wang is a Hong Kong-born American film director.

Jiro Wang is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Jiro Wang age 36 - Jiro Wang is a Taiwanese actor and singer, who started his career as a model. Wang is a member of Taiwanese Mandopop vocal quartet boy band Fahrenheit.

Ed Wang is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Ed Wang age 31 - Edward Kai Wang is an American football offensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Virginia Tech and was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the 2010 NFL Draft.

Hao Wang is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Hao Wang Died at 74 (1921-1995) - Hao Wang was a Chinese American logician, philosopher and mathematician. Born in Jinan, Shandong, in the Republic of China, Wang received his early education in China. After obtaining a B.Sc. ...more

Chunli Wang is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Chunli Wang age 34 - Chunli Wang is a biathlete.

Gungwu Wang is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Gungwu Wang age 87 - Wang Gungwu, CBE is a prominent Australian historian of Asia. He has studied and written about the Chinese diaspora, although he has objected to the use of the word diaspora to describe the ...more

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Joe Wang is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Joe Wang

Liza Wang is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Liza Wang age 70 - Liza Wang Ming-chuen, SBS is an accomplished diva, actress and MC from Hong Kong. She is a well-known personality in Chinese-speaking communities. She has been nicknamed "The Big ...more

Wang is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Wang

Linuo Wang is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Linuo Wang age 38 - Wang Linuo is an ice hockey player.

Peter Wang is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Peter Wang Peter Wang is an actor, film producer, film director and screenwriter.

Cyndi Wang is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Cyndi Wang age 35 - Cyndi Wang is a Taiwanese singer and actress of Hakka descent. Outside her music career, Wang has starred in various Taiwanese dramas, including Westside Story, Heaven's Wedding Gown, and ...more

Hannah Wang is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Hannah Wang age 28 - Hannah Wang is an actress.

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Sølvi Wang is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Sølvi Wang Died at 82 (1929-2011) - Sølvi Valborg Wang was a Norwegian singer, actress and comedian. She was born in Bærum, Akershus, to the jazz musician Yngvar Wang and the singer Marie Gulbrandsen. Already at an ...more

Kingone Wang is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Kingone Wang age 37 - Kingone Wang was born 5 May 1980. He is a Taiwanese actor, singer and host. He was part of the boy band Comic Boyz and winner of Taiwanese Golden Bell Awards for Best Supporting Actor in a ...more

Ge Wang is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Ge Wang Ge Wang is a Chinese American musician and computer scientist, known for developing the ChucK audio programming language as a graduate student advised by Perry Cook, and for being co-founder and ...more

Chien-Ming Wang is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Chien-Ming Wang age 37 - Chien-Ming Wang is a Taiwanese professional baseball pitcher in the Atlanta Braves organization. He has played in Major League Baseball for the New York Yankees, Washington Nationals, and ...more

Teresa Shu-Fong Wang is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Teresa Shu-Fong Wang Teresa Shu-Fong Wang is Klaus Bensch Professor in Experimental Pathology at Stanford University.

Chunlei Wang is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Chunlei Wang Chunlei Wang was a graduate student at Stanford University.

Eddie Wang is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Eddie Wang Died at 68 (1913-1981) - Eddie Wang was a film score composer.

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Ming-Hui Wang is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Ming-Hui Wang age 32 - Ming-Hui Wang is a Taiwanese rower.

Ching Ho Wang is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Ching Ho Wang age 98 - Ching Ho Wang is an actor.

Adam Wang is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Adam Wang age 42 - Adam Wang is an actor.

J.T. Wang is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
J.T. Wang age 63 - J.T. Wang was the Chairman and CEO of Acer. He took over the post when the founder of Acer, Stan Shih, retired in 2005. He also serves as the Chairman of the Taipei Computer Association (TCA).

Howard Wang is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Howard Wang age 32 - Howard Wang is an actor.

Ching Ping Wang is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Ching Ping Wang age 64 - Ching Ping Wang is actress.

Nathan Wang is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Nathan Wang age 61 - Nathan T. Wang is a music composer and director. He graduated from Pomona College and received a Fulbright Fellowship to study at Oxford University. He is the winner of the Cable Ace award for ...more

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Zhenwei Wang is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Zhenwei Wang age 22 - Zhenwei Wang is a film actor.

Chung Wang is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Chung Wang age 71 - Chung Wang is an actor and film director.

Shui-Bo Wang is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Shui-Bo Wang age 57 - Shui-Bo Wang is a film director.

Xianzhai Wang is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Xianzhai Wang Died at 42 (1900-1942) - Xianzhai Wang was an actor.

John C Y. Wang is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
John C Y. Wang John C Y Wang is Edward Clark Crossett Professor of Humanistic Studies, Emeritus at Stanford University.

King Eagle is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
King Eagle Eagle King is a 1971 Hong Kong wuxia film directed by Chang Cheh and produced by the Shaw Brothers Studio.

James C. Wang is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
James C. Wang age 81 - James C. Wang is Chinese-born American biochemist and biologist. He is a Harvard University Professor of biochemistry and molecular biology. Wang was the first discoverer of topoisomerases. He ...more

Deshun Wang is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Deshun Wang age 82 - Deshun Wang is an actor.