List of Famous people named Wayne

Name Wayne is among the most common names in USA, Canada, England, Australia. Similar names: Waino. Here are some famous Waynes:

Wayne Bridge

First Name Wayne
Last Name Bridge
Born on August 5, 1980 (age 43)
Height 178 cm | 5'10

Wayne Michael Bridge is an English retired footballer who played as a left back.

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Wayne Rooney

Wayne Mark Rooney
First Name Wayne
Last Name Rooney
Born on October 24, 1985 (age 38)
Height 176 cm | 5'9

Wayne Mark Rooney is an English football manager and former player who currently manages Championship club Derby County, for which he previously served as interim player-manager. He spent much of his playing career as a forward while also being used in various midfield roles. Widely considered to be one of the best players of his generation, Rooney is the record goalscorer for both the England national team and Manchester United.

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Wayne Gretzky

First Name Wayne
Last Name Gretzky
Born on January 26, 1961 (age 63)
Born in Canada, Ontario
Height 183 cm | 6'0

Wayne Douglas Gretzky is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player and former head coach. He played 20 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) for four teams from 1979 to 1999. Nicknamed "The Great One", he has been called the greatest hockey player ever by many sportswriters, players, the NHL itself, and by The Hockey News, based on extensive surveys of hockey writers, ex-players, general managers and coaches. Playing centre, Gretzky is the leading goal scorer, leading assist producer and leading point scorer in NHL history, and garnered more assists in his career than any other player scored total points. He is the only NHL player to total over 200 points in one season, a feat he accomplished four times. In addition, Gretzky tallied over 100 points in record 16 professional seasons, 14 of them consecutive, also a record. At the time of his retirement in 1999, he held 61 NHL records: 40 regular season records, 15 playoff records, and 6 All-Star records.

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Wayne Williams

Wayne Bertram Willia
First Name Wayne
Last Name Williams
Born on May 27, 1958 (age 66)

Wayne Bertram Williams is an American serial killer serving life imprisonment for the 1981 killing of two men in Atlanta, Georgia, and the police believe that he is responsible for at least 23 of the 30 Atlanta murders of 1979–1981, also known as the Atlanta Child Murders. He was never tried for the other murders, although those cases have been closed.

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Wayne Bennett

First Name Wayne
Last Name Bennett
Born on January 1, 1950 (age 74)

Wayne James Bennett AM, also known by the nickname of "Benny", is an Australian professional rugby league coach who is the head coach of the South Sydney Rabbitohs in the NRL, and a former rugby league footballer.

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Wayne Brady

Wayne Alphonso Brady
First Name Wayne
Last Name Brady
Born on June 2, 1972 (age 52)
Height 180 cm | 5'11

Wayne Alphonso Brady is an American actor, singer, comedian, game show host, and television personality. He is a regular on the American version of the improvisational comedy television series Whose Line Is It Anyway? He was the host of the daytime talk show The Wayne Brady Show, the original host of Fox's Don't Forget the Lyrics!, and has hosted Let's Make a Deal since its 2009 revival. Brady also performed in the Tony Award-winning musical Kinky Boots on Broadway as Simon—who is also drag queen Lola—from November 2015 to March 2016, and as James Stinson on the American TV series How I Met Your Mother.

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Wayne Newton

First Name Wayne
Last Name Newton
Born on April 3, 1942 (age 82)
Height 187 cm | 6'2

Carson Wayne Newton is an American singer and actor. One of the best-known entertainers in Las Vegas, Nevada, he is known by the nicknames The Midnight Idol, Mr. Las Vegas and Mr. Entertainment. His well known songs include 1972's "Daddy, Don't You Walk So Fast", "Years" (1980), and his vocal version of "Red Roses for a Blue Lady" (1965). His signature song "Danke Schoen" (1963) was notably used in the score for Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986).

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Wayne Gardner

Wayne Michael Gardner
First Name Wayne
Last Name Gardner
Born on October 11, 1959 (age 64)

Wayne Michael Gardner is an Australian former professional Grand Prix motorcycle and touring car racer. His most notable achievement was winning the 1987 500 cc Motorcycle World Championship, becoming the first Australian to win motorcycling's premier class. His success on the world motorcycle road racing circuit earned him the nickname The Wollongong Whiz. Both of Gardner's sons, Remy and Luca, are motorcycle racers.

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Wayne Hennessey

Wayne Robert Hennessey
First Name Wayne
Last Name Hennessey
Born on January 24, 1987 (age 37)
Height 197 cm | 6'6

Wayne Robert Hennessey is a Welsh professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Crystal Palace and the Wales national team.

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Wayne Sleep

First Name Wayne
Last Name Sleep
Born on July 17, 1948 (age 75)

Wayne Philip Colin Sleep is a British dancer, director, choreographer, and actor who appeared on the BBC series The Real Marigold on Tour and The Real Full Monty (ITV).

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