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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.

If you want to know more about each celebrity Wang, click their corresponding row and more information will appear. In some cases you can click the person's name and see what other lists of ours they are ranked on.

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Vera Wang is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Vera Wang age 66 - 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

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Yuja Wang is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Yuja Wang age 30 - 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

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Garrett Wang is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Garrett Wang age 48 - Garrett Richard Wang is an American actor. Wang is best known for his role in Star Trek: Voyager as Ensign Harry Kim.

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Alexander Wang is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Alexander Wang age 33 - 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

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Taylor Wang is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Taylor Wang age 76 - 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

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Cher Wang is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Cher Wang age 57 - 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

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Lee-Hom Wang is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Lee-Hom Wang age 40 - 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

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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

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Charles Wang is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Charles Wang age 72 - 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

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Liang Wang is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Liang Wang age 35 - 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

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Wei-Chung Wang is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Wei-Chung Wang age 23 - 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

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Lung Wei Wang is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Lung Wei Wang age 66 - Lung Wei Wang is an actor and film director.

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Jimmy Wang is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Jimmy Wang age 72 - 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

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James Z. Wang is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
James Z. Wang age 43 - 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.

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Wayne Wang is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Wayne Wang age 68 - Wayne Wang is a Hong Kong-born American film director.

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Jiro Wang is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Jiro Wang age 34 - 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.

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Ed Wang is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Ed Wang age 28 - 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.

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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

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Chunli Wang is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Chunli Wang age 33 - Chunli Wang is a biathlete.

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Gungwu Wang is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Gungwu Wang age 85 - 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

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Liza Wang is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Liza Wang age 68 - 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

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

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Linuo Wang is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Linuo Wang age 36 - Wang Linuo is an ice hockey player.

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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.

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Cyndi Wang is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Cyndi Wang age 34 - 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

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Hannah Wang is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Hannah Wang age 26 - 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

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Kingone Wang is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Kingone Wang age 35 - 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

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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

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Chien-Ming Wang is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Chien-Ming Wang age 35 - 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

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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.

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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.

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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 31 - Ming-Hui Wang is a Taiwanese rower.

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Ching Ho Wang is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Ching Ho Wang age 96 - Ching Ho Wang is an actor.

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Adam Wang is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Adam Wang age 40 - Adam Wang is an actor.

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J.T. Wang is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
J.T. Wang age 61 - 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).

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Howard Wang is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Howard Wang age 30 - Howard Wang is an actor.

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Ching Ping Wang is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Ching Ping Wang age 62 - Ching Ping Wang is actress.

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Nathan Wang is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Nathan Wang age 59 - 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 21 - Zhenwei Wang is a film actor.

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Chung Wang is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Chung Wang age 68 - Chung Wang is an actor and film director.

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Shui-Bo Wang is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Shui-Bo Wang age 56 - Shui-Bo Wang is a film director.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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James C. Wang is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
James C. Wang age 79 - 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

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Deshun Wang is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
Deshun Wang age 79 - Deshun Wang is an actor.