Waits, Thomas Alan “Tom” (1949- ), American singer and songwriter.
Waller, Thomas Wright “Fats” (1904-1943), American jazz pianist and singer.
Walpole, Horace (1717-1797), British writer.
Walton, Samuel Moore “Sam” (1918-1992), American business tycoon.
Ward, Geoffrey C, American writer and historian.
Ward, William Arthur (1921-1997).
Warner, Charles Dudley (1829-1900), American writer and editor.
Warwick, Marie Dionne (1940- ), American singer.
Washington, Booker Taliaferro (1856-1915), American educator and activist.
Washington, George (1732-1799), President of the United States of America.
Watterson, William B. “Bill” II (1958- ), American cartoonist.
Weaver, Earl Sidney (1930-2013), American baseball manager.
Webster, Daniel (1782-1852), American statesman.
Webster, John (1580?-1632?), English playwright.
Wesley, John (1703-1791), English clergyman.
West, Mary Jane “Mae” (1893-1980), American actress.
West, Morris L. (1916-1999), Australian writer.
Westwood, Vivienne (1941- ), British fashion designer.
Whatley, Richard (1787-1863), British theologian.
Whistler, James Abbott McNeill (1834-1903), American artist.
Whitefield, George, Rev. (1714-1770), British evangelist.
Whittier, John Greenleaf (1807-1892), American poet.
Wholey, Dennis, American writer and broadcaster.
Wiesel, Elie (1928- ), Romanian author and activist.
Wilde, Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills (1854-1900), Irish poet and playwright.
Wilensky, Robert, American computer scientist.
Will, George Frederick (1941- ), American political commentator.
Williams, Robin McLaurim (1952-2014), American actor and comedian.
Williams, Theodore Samuel “Ted” (1918-2002), American baseball player.
Wilson, James Harold (1916-1995), Prime Minister of Great Britain.
Wilson, Thomas Woodrow (1856-1924), President of the United States of America.
Wiman, Erastus (1834-1904), Canadian industrialist.
Winchell, Walter (1897-1972), American broadcaster and writer.
Winfrey, Oprah Gail (1954- ), American television personality.
Winters, Jonathan Harshman III (1925-2013), American comic actor.
Winters, Shelley (1920-2006), American actress.
Witherspoon, John (1723-1794), Scottish-American clergyman and educator.
Wolfe, Thomas Clayton (1900-1938), American novelist.
Wood, Edward Davis “Ed” Jr. (1924-1978), American director and filmmaker.
Wood, Victoria (1953- ), British comedian.
Woodberry, George Edward (1855-1930), American poet and educator.
Wooden, John Robert (1910-2010), American basketball coach.
Woolf, Adeline Virginia (1882-1941), British writer and essayist.
Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959), American architect.
Wright, Steven Alexander (1955- ), American comedian.