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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood 

Chris Abraham
Updated May 20, 2018 12k views 97 items
Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Wood. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Wood on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Wood as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Wood along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Wood, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Woods include Evan Rachel Wood, Natalie Wood, and Elijah Wood, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Evan Rachel Wood is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 31 from Raleigh, USA, North Carolina
Evan Rachel Wood (born September 7, 1987) is an American actress, model, and musician. She began acting in the 1990s, appearing in several television series, including American Gothic (1995–96) ...more
Natalie Wood is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Dec. at 43 (1938-1981) from California, United States of America
Natalie Wood (born Natalia Nikolaevna Zakharenko; July 20, 1938 – November 29, 1981) was an American actress who began her career in film as a child and became a Hollywood star as a young adult. ...more
Elijah Wood is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 38 from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States of America
Elijah Jordan Wood (born January 28, 1981) is an American actor, film producer, and DJ. He portrayed Frodo Baggins in the Lord of the Rings film trilogy (2001–2003) and in The Hobbit: An ...more
Willie Wood is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 82 from Washington, D.C., United States of America
William Vernell Wood Sr. (born December 23, 1936) is a former American football safety for the Green Bay Packers in the National Football League (NFL), and a member of the Pro Football Hall of
Ronnie Wood is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 71 from Middlesex, Eurasia, United Kingdom, England, Hillingdon
Ronald David Wood (born 1 June 1947) is an English rock musician, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, artist, author and radio personality best known as a member of The Rolling Stones since 1975, ...more
Victoria Wood is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 65 from United Kingdom, Prestwich
Victoria Wood, (19 May 1953 – 20 April 2016) was an English comedian, actress, singer, composer, screenwriter, producer and director. Wood wrote and starred in dozens of sketches, plays, ...more
Kerry Wood is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 41 from Irving, Texas
Kerry Lee Wood (born June 16, 1977) is an American former baseball pitcher who played 14 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Chicago Cubs, Cleveland Indians, and New York Yankees. ...more
Jacqueline MacInnes Wood... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 31 from Windsor, Canada
Jacqueline MacInnes Wood (born 17 April 1987) is a Canadian actress, disc jockey, singer and television host. She is best known for starring as Olivia Castle in the horror film Final Destination ...more
Ed Wood is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Dec. at 54 (1924-1978) from Poughkeepsie, New York, United States of America
Smoky Joe Wood is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Dec. at 96 (1889-1985) from Kansas City, Missouri
Howard Ellsworth "Smoky Joe" Wood (October 25, 1889 – July 27, 1985) was a professional baseball player for 14 years. He played for the Boston Red Sox from 1908 to 1915, where he was ...more
Lana Wood is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 73 from USA, California, Santa Monica
Lana Wood (born Svetlana Gurdin; March 1, 1946) is an American actress and film producer. She is best known for her role as Plenty O'Toole in the James Bond film Diamonds Are Forever (1971). Her ...more
Andrew Wood is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Dec. at 24 (1966-1990) from Columbus, Mississippi, United States of America
Andrew Patrick Wood (January 8, 1966 – March 19, 1990) was an American musician best known as the lead singer for alternative rock bands Malfunkshun and Mother Love Bone. Wood formed Malfunkshun ...more
Danny Wood is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 49 from Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
Daniel William Wood (born May 14, 1969) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and occasional actor. He is also a member of the American boy band New Kids on the Block and also ...more
Jake Wood is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Jake Wood Age 46 from London, England
Jake Dylan Wood (born 12 July 1972) is an English actor, best known for his roles as Max Branning in EastEnders, as Rodney Trotter's assistant in Only Fools and Horses, and as Kill Crazy in Red ...more
Sam Wood is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Dec. at 65 (1884-1949) from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Samuel Grosvenor Wood (July 10, 1883 – September 22, 1949) was an American film director and producer, who was best known for directing such Hollywood hits as A Night at the Opera, A Day at the ...more
Travis Wood is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 32 from Little Rock, Arkansas
Travis Alan Wood (born February 6, 1987) is an American professional baseball pitcher who is a free agent. He has played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Cincinnati Reds, Chicago Cubs, ...more
Roy Wood is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 72 from Kitts Green, United Kingdom
Roy Wood (born 8 November 1946) is an English singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He was particularly successful in the 1960s and 1970s as member and co-founder of The Move, Electric ...more
Alex Wood is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 28 from Charlotte, North Carolina
Alex Wood is a baseball player.
John Wood is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Dec. at 81 (1930-2011) from Derbyshire, United Kingdom
John Wood, (5 July 1930 – 6 August 2011) was an English actor noted for his performances in Shakespeare and for his long association with Tom Stoppard. In 1976, he won a Tony Award for Best ...more
Grant Wood is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Dec. at 51 (1891-1942) from Anamosa, Iowa
Grant DeVolson Wood (February 13, 1891 – February 12, 1942) was an American painter best known for his paintings depicting the rural American Midwest, particularly American Gothic (1930), which ...more
Anna Wood is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Dec. at 15 (1980-1995) from Southport, Australia
Anna Victoria Wood (27 May 1980 – 24 October 1995) was an Australian teenager who died after consuming an ecstasy tablet at a rave party in inner Sydney. Her cause of death was `hypoxic ...more
Jo Wood is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 63 from Basildon, United Kingdom
Josephine Wood (née Karslake; born 15 March 1955) is an English model, television personality, and entrepreneur. She is the former wife of The Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood. She ...more
Cathy Wood is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Wilbur Wood is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Age 77 from Cambridge, Massachusetts
Wilbur Forrester Wood, Jr. (born October 22, 1941) is an American former professional baseball player. He was a pitcher in Major League Baseball for seventeen years, most notably with the ...more
Ed Wood is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Wood
Peter Edwin "Ed" Wood (born March 1, 1968) is the former Chief Designer for the Williams Formula One team.