Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis  

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

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Bruce Willis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 63 - Walter Bruce Willis is an American actor, producer and singer. His career began on the Off-Broadway stage and then in television in the 1980s, most notably as David Addison in Moonlighting. He ...more

Patrick Willis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 33 - Patrick L. Willis is a former American football linebacker who played his entire eight-year career with the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League. He was drafted by the 49ers in ...more

Rumer Willis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 29 - Rumer Glenn Willis is an American actress, the oldest daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore, stepdaughter of Emma Heming.

Kelly Willis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 49 - Kelly Willis is an American country music singer-songwriter, whose music has been described as alternative country and new traditionalist.

Kevin Willis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 55 - Kevin Alvin Willis is a retired American professional basketball player mostly known for playing with the Atlanta Hawks in the National Basketball Association. He is a 7-foot power ...more

Scout LaRue Willis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 26 - Scout LaRue Willis is an actress.

Emma Willis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 42 - Emma Willis is an English television presenter and former model, best known for her television and radio work with Channel 5, BBC, ITV and Heart FM. Willis has presented Big Brother since 2013, ...more

Bill Willis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 86 (1921-2007) - William Karnet Willis was an American football defensive lineman who played eight seasons for the Cleveland Browns in the All-America Football Conference and the National Football League. Known ...more

Vic Willis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 71 (1876-1947) - Victor Gazaway Willis was an American Major League Baseball pitcher during the 1890s and 1900s. In 14 seasons in the National League, he pitched for the Boston Beaneaters, Pittsburgh Pirates, ...more

Wesley Willis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 40 (1963-2003) - Wesley Willis was an American singer-songwriter and visual artist from Chicago. Diagnosed with schizophrenia in 1989, Willis began a career as an underground singer-songwriter in the outsider ...more

Matt Willis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 34 - Mathew James Willis is an English musician, singer-songwriter, television presenter and actor, best known as a founding member of pop rock band Busted from 2001 until their split in 2005. After ...more

Carol Willis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
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Pete Willis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 58 - Peter Andrew "Pete" Willis is a British hard rock guitarist, best known as an original member of the band Def Leppard. He co-wrote many tracks and played guitar on the band's first ...more

Connie Willis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 72 - Constance Elaine Trimmer Willis is an American science fiction/fantasy writer. She has won eleven Hugo Awards and seven Nebula Awards for particular works—more major awards than any other ...more

Dinah Willis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
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Dontrelle Willis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 36 - Dontrelle Wayne Willis, nicknamed "The D-Train", is an American former professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball for the Florida Marlins, Detroit Tigers, ...more

Tallulah Belle Willis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 24 - Tallulah Belle Willis is an actress.

Ellen Willis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 65 (1941-2006) - Ellen Jane Willis was an American left-wing political essayist, journalist, activist, feminist, and pop music critic.

Ted Willis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 78 (1914-1992) - Edward Henry Willis, Baron Willis, commonly known as Ted Willis, was a British playwright, novelist and screenwriter who was also politically active in support of the Labour Party. He was listed ...more

Chuck Willis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 30 (1928-1958) - Harold Willis is a songwriter.

Austin Willis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 87 (1917-2004) - Austin Willis, CM was a Canadian actor and television host. He was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia. In 2002, he was made a Member of the Order of Canada. He is best known internationally for his ...more

Eddie Willis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 81 - Eddie "Chank" Willis is an African-American soul musician. Willis played electric guitar and occasional electric sitar for Motown's in-house studio band, the Funk Brothers, during the ...more

Peter Tom Willis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 48 - Peter Tom Willis is a former college and professional American football quarterback. From 1998-2008 he served as the radio color commentator for the Florida State University Seminoles, where he ...more

Dave Willis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 47 - David "Dave" Willis is an American voice actor, writer, and producer employed by Adult Swim. Willis is best known for his work on Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Squidbillies, and Your Pretty ...more

Bob Willis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 68 - Robert George Dylan Willis MBE, known as Bob Willis, is an English former cricketer who played for Surrey, Warwickshire, Northern Transvaal and England. A right-handed and aggressive fast bowler ...more

Alicia Leigh Willis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 40 - Alicia Leigh Willis is an American actress. She is best known for her roles in soap operas.

Allee Willis is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 70 - Allee Willis is an American, Grammy Award-winning songwriter, artist, set designer, multimedia artist, writer, collector and director.

Olive Willis is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Olive Willis Dec. at 87 (1877-1964) - Olive Margaret Willis was an English educationist and headmistress. She founded Downe House School and was its head for nearly forty years, from 1907 to 1946.

Lisa Willis is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 33 - Lisa Willis was an American professional women's basketball player with the Los Angeles Sparks and New York Liberty of the Women's National Basketball Association. She entered the WNBA in 2006 ...more

Norman Willis is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 85 (1903-1988) - Norman Willis was an actor.

Jonte Willis is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 34 - Jonte Willis, is a former US-American heavyweight boxer best known for winning the US amateur championships at super heavyweight in 2006. He completely disappointed as a professional and retired ...more

Deborah Willis is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 70 - Deborah Willis is a 2005 Guggenheim Fellow in Humanities.

Wincey Willis is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 69 - Wincey Willis is a British broadcaster who found television success in the 1980s. Willis's first job as a radio presenter was working with Les Ross on a successful Saturday morning programme at ...more

Jerome Willis is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 86 (1928-2014) - Jerome Willis is an actor.

Nathaniel Parker Willis is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 61 (1806-1867) - Nathaniel Parker Willis, also known as N. P. Willis, was an American author, poet and editor who worked with several notable American writers including Edgar Allan Poe and Henry Wadsworth ...more

David Jackson Willis is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
David Jackson Willis David Jackson Willis is a film director, actor and screenwriter.

Edwin B. Willis is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 70 (1893-1963) - Edwin Booth Willis was an American motion picture set designer and decorator. Willis worked exclusively at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studios for his entire career. During his career as a set designer ...more

Myles Willis is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Myles Willis Myles Willis is an American football running back for the Boston College Eagles.

Gerri Willis is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Gerri Willis

Tony Willis is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 57 - Anthony "Tony" Willis is a British former boxer who won a Light Welterweight Bronze medal at the 1980 Summer Olympics. As a professional, he held the British lightweight boxing title ...more

Edwin E. Willis is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 68 (1904-1972) - Edwin Edward Willis was an American politician and attorney from the U.S. state of Louisiana who was affiliated with the Long political faction. A Democrat, he served in the Louisiana State ...more

Nick Willis is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 34 - Nicholas Ian Willis MNZM is a New Zealand middle distance runner. He won the silver medal in the 1500 metres at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, with a time of 3:34.16. He was a gold medallist in ...more

Larry Willis is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 75 - Larry Willis is an American jazz pianist and composer. He has performed in a wide range of styles, including jazz fusion rock music, Bebop and Avant-Garde. After his first year studying music ...more

John Christopher Willis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 90 (1868-1958) - John Christopher Willis FRS was an English botanist.

Errick Willis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 71 (1896-1967) - Errick French Willis was a politician in Manitoba, Canada. He served as leader of the province's Conservative Party between 1936 and 1954, and was responsible for beginning and ending the ...more

Gerri Willis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 58 - Gerri Willis, is an American television news journalist and host of The Willis Report, a daytime program on the Fox Business Network, focusing on consumer and personal finance issues.

Beverly Willis is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
age 90 - Beverly Willis, FAIA, is an American architect known for her design achievements, her development of new technology, and her philanthropic efforts on behalf of architects, urban planning and ...more

Henry Willis is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 90 (1860-1950) - Henry Willis was an Australian politician, born in Port Adelaide, South Australia to English mariner John Willis and Jane, née Emmerson. Having been locally educated, Willis worked at his ...more

Gordon Willis is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 83 (1931-2014) - Gordon Willis is a cinematographer.

Frank B. Willis is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Willis
Dec. at 57 (1871-1928) - Frank Bartlett Willis was a Republican politician from Ohio. He served as the 47th Governor of Ohio.