Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang  

Chris Abraham
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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
age 69
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
age 32
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
age 50
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
age 35
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
age 78
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
age 60
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
age 42
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
Dec. 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
age 74
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
age 39
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
age 26
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
age 69
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
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
age 47
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

Steve Wang is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is 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
age 70
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 37
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
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
Dec. 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
age 35
Chunli Wang is a biathlete.

Gungwu Wang is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wang
age 88
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

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
age 71
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
age 39
Wang Linuo is an ice hockey player.