Entertainment Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells  

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

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Dawn Wells is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 80
Dawn Elberta Wells is an American actress widely known for her role as Mary Ann Summers on the CBS sitcom, Gilligan's Island, during its run from 1964 until 1967.

H. G. Wells is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
Dec. at 80 (1866-1946)
Herbert George Wells — known as H. G. Wells — was a prolific English writer in many genres, including the novel, history, politics, and social commentary, and textbooks and rules for games. He ...more

David Wells is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 55
David Lee Wells, nicknamed "Boomer", is an American former Major League Baseball pitcher. Wells was considered to be one of the game's better left-handed pitchers, especially during ...more

Vernon Wells is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 40
Vernon Michael Wells III is an American professional baseball center fielder who is a free agent. He played in MLB for the Toronto Blue Jays, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, and the New York ...more

Mary Wells is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
Dec. at 49 (1943-1992)
Mary Esther Wells was an American singer who helped to define the emerging sound of Motown in the early 1960s. Along with the Supremes, the Miracles, the Temptations, and the Four Tops, Wells ...more

Kelly Wells is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 34
Kelly Wells is an American pornographic actress, exotic dancer and nude model.

Ida B. Wells is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
Dec. at 69 (1862-1931)
Ida Bell Wells-Barnett was an African-American journalist, newspaper editor, suffragist, sociologist, and an early leader in the civil rights movement. She documented lynching in the United ...more

Beanie Wells is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 30
Christopher Michael Wells, known as Chris Wells or Beanie Wells, is a former American football running back. He was selected in the first round of the 2009 NFL Draft out of Ohio State

Delores Wells is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 81
Delores Wells is an American model and actress. She was Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for its June 1960 issue. According to The Playboy Book, Wells was paid $500 for her Playmate ...more

Junior Wells is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
Dec. at 64 (1934-1998)
Junior Wells, born Amos Wells Blakemore Jr., was an American Chicago blues vocalist, harmonica player, and recording artist. Wells, who was best known for his performances and recordings with ...more

Willie Wells is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
Dec. at 83 (1906-1989)
Willie James Wells, nicknamed "The Devil", was an American baseball player. He was a shortstop who played from 1924-48 for various teams in the Negro leagues and in Latin America. He ...more

John Wells is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 62
John Marcum Wells is an American theater, film and television producer, writer and director. He is best known for his role as executive producer and showrunner of the television series ER, Third ...more

Bonzi Wells is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 42
Gawen DeAngelo "Bonzi" Wells is an American former professional basketball player. He played college basketball at Ball State University and was drafted in the 1998 NBA Draft. In the ...more

Kitty Wells is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
Dec. at 93 (1919-2012)
Ellen Muriel Deason, known professionally as Kitty Wells, was an American pioneering female country music singer. She broke down a female barrier in country music with her 1952 hit recording, ...more

Danni Wells is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 32
Danni Wells is a glamour model who has appeared in the British tabloid, The Sun as a Page 3 girl.

Melissa Wells is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
Melissa Wells is a film producer.

Bombardier Billy Wells is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
Dec. at 78 (1889-1967)
William Thomas Wells, better known as Bombardier Billy Wells, was an English heavyweight boxer. Fighting under the name "Bombardier Billy Wells", he was British and British Empire ...more

Frank Wells is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
Frank Wells Dec. at 62 (1932-1994)
Frank Wells was the president of the Walt Disney Company.

Martha Wells is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 54
Martha Wells is an American speculative fiction writer.

Scott Wells is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 38
Scott Darvin Wells is an American football center who is currently a free agent. He played college football for the University of Tennessee, and was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the ...more

John Wells is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 93
Sir John Julius Wells is a former British Conservative Party politician. Wells was educated at Eton College and Corpus Christi College, Oxford. He served in the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve ...more

Tyrone Wells is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
Tyrone Wells is a singer/songwriter from Spokane, Washington.

Daniel Wells is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 34
Daniel Wells is a professional Australian rules footballer playing for the North Melbourne Football Club of the Australian Football League.

Dezmine Wells is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 26
Dez Wells is an American basketball guard/forward who plays for the Maryland Terrapins.

Robb Wells is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wells
age 47
Robb Wells is a Canadian actor and screenwriter who portrays Ricky on Trailer Park Boys.