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Tim Whitnall

Timothy Charles "Tim" Whitnall is an English playwright, screenwriter, and actor known for playing Angelo in the long-running CITV series Mike and Angelo and narrating the BBC childrens TV programme Teletubbies. In the USA, the USA narrator was R ...

                                               

Whitney Able

                                               

Rich Whitney

Rich Whitney is an American politician and civil rights attorney. He was the Illinois Green Partys nominee for Governor of Illinois in the elections of 2006 and 2010.

                                               

Robert A. Whitney

Robert Arthur Whitney Jr. is an American veterinarian and public health administrator. He served as acting Surgeon General of the United States from July to September 1993. He spent his career as a United States Public Health Service officer. Whi ...

                                               

Peggy Whitson

Peggy Annette Whitson is an American biochemistry researcher, retired NASA astronaut, and former NASA Chief Astronaut. Her first space mission was in 2002, with an extended stay aboard the International Space Station as a member of Expedition 5.

                                               

Jim Whittaker

James W. Whittaker, also known as Jim Whittaker, is an American mountaineer, autobiographer and mountain guide. On May 1, 1963 he became the first American to reach the summit of Mount Everest as a member of the American Mount Everest Expedition ...

                                               

Jodie Whittaker

Jodie Auckland Whittaker is an English actress. She first became known for her 2006 feature movie debut Venus. She received British Independent Film Award and Satellite Award nominations for that role. Whittaker was later praised for her roles in ...

                                               

Lou Whittaker

Lou Whittaker is an American mountaineer, mountain guide, and businessman. He and his twin brother, Jim Whittaker are known mountain climbers. Known for his mountain climbing experience, Whittaker became the most experienced glacier-travel guide ...

                                               

M. Stanley Whittingham

M. Stanley Whittingham is a English-American chemist. He is currently a professor of chemistry and director of both the Institute for Materials Research and the Materials Science and Engineering program at Binghamton University, part of the State ...

                                               

Harry Whittington

Harry M. Whittington is an American lawyer and real estate investor. He became famous in the media on February 11, 2006, when he was accidentally shot by Vice President Dick Cheney. Cheney was hunting quail with two women on a ranch in Kenedy Cou ...

                                               

Andrew Whyment

Andrew Whyment is an English actor. He is best known for his roles as Darren Sinclair-Jones in the BBC One sitcom, The Royle Family ; and Kirk Sutherland in the long-running ITV soap opera, Coronation Street, which he has played continuously sinc ...

                                               

Greg Whyte

Greg Whyte, OBE is a former Olympian and a sports scientist. He won a World Championship silver medal and a European bronze medal. Whyte also competed in two Olympic Games, representing Great Britain in the Modern Pentathlon. Whyte has been invol ...

                                               

Sharlene Whyte

Sharlene Whyte is an English actress, best know for her role as Jenny Edwards in the CBBC childrens comedy-drama series, The Story of Tracy Beaker, from 2002 to 2003. Whyte is also well-known for her roles as Adanna Lawal in the BBC One school-ba ...

                                               

Pernilla Wiberg

Pernilla Wiberg is one of the most successful Swedish alpine skiers. She won the giant slalom in the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville and the Alpine combination at the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer as well as 24 wins in the Alpine skiing ...

                                               

Pornpetch Wichitcholchai

Pornpetch Wichitcholchai is a Thai lawyer. He has been the President of the Senate of Thailand since 2019.

                                               

Hayley Wickenheiser

2020}} Hayley Wickenheiser, OC, is a Canadian womens ice hockey forward. She is the first woman to play full-time pro hockey in a position other than goaltender. She plays for the Canada womens national ice hockey team. She has represented Canada ...

                                               

Roger Wicker

Roger Frederick Wicker is a senior United States Senator from Mississippi. He took over Mississippis first congressional district soon after Jamie L. Whittens death in 1995.

                                               

John A. Wickham Jr.

John Adams Wickham Jr. is a retired United States Army general who served as the United States Army Chief of Staff from 1983 to 1987. Wickham was born on June 25, 1928, in Dobbs Ferry, New York. He worked at the United States Military Academy as ...

                                               

Keith Wickham

Keith Wickham is a British voice actor, comedian and screenwriter known for providing the voice of Polluto in Tommy Zoom and various characters in the childrens television series Thomas & Friends and Noddys Toyland Adventures.

                                               

Maitree Wickramasinghe

Maithree Wickramasinghe is a Sri Lankan academic and Professor of English at the University of Kelaniya. The wife of Ranil Wickremasinghe the current Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, she is the founder director of the Centre for Gender Studies at the ...

                                               

Ranil Wickremesinghe

Ranil Wickremesinghe, MP is a Sri Lankan politician who was the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka from 9 January 2015 through 21 November 2019. Before, he was Prime Minister of Sri Lanka two times, from 7 May 1993 to 19 August 1994 and from 9 December ...

                                               

Ann Widdecombe

Ann Noreen Widdecombe MEP is a British former politician. She was the Conservative Party Member of Parliament for the constituency of Maidstone and The Weald from 1987 to 2010.

                                               

Laura Wides-Muñoz

Laura Wides-Muñoz is an American journalist. She was a semifinalist for the 2018 John Kenneth Galbraith award. She worked at Associated Press, and for the Fusion network. In 2013, she was a Nieman fellow, at Harvard University. Her work appeared ...

                                               

Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf

                                               

Joko Widodo

Joko Widodo, also known as Jokowi, is an Indonesian politician and former businessman. Jokowi is a member of the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle PDI-P. He started his career as Mayor of Surakarta from 28 July 2005 until 1 October 2012. Th ...

                                               

Michelle Wie

Michelle Sung Wie is an American professional golfer. She plays on the LPGA tour. Around age ten, she became the youngest player to qualify for a USGA amateur championship. Wie was born in Honolulu, Hawaii.

                                               

Eric Wiebes

Eric Derk Wiebes is a Dutch politician. He is a member of the Peoples Party for Freedom and Democracy. He was minister of Economic Affairs and Climate in the Third Rutte cabinet from October 26, 2017 until January 15, 2021. Wiebes studied mechani ...

                                               

Rafal Wiechecki

Rafal Sylwester Wiechecki is a Polish politician. He is member of the League of Polish Families. From May 5 2006 to August 13 2007 was the minister of Polish government. He was the youngest cabinet minister in Polish history.

                                               

Kai Wiedenhofer

Kai Wiedenhofer is a German photojournalist. He won a 2009 Carmignac Photojournalism Award, 2010 Brandenburg Photography Art Prize, and 2016 Carl von Ossietzky Medal.

                                               

Karl Wiedergott

Karl Wiedergott is a German actor. He has regularly played various voice roles in the television program The Simpsons, beginning in 1998. He has also worked on The Simpsons Movie which was released July 27, 2007.

                                               

Gregory van der Wiel

Gregory van der Wiel is a Dutch football player who plays for Paris Saint-Germain. He plays as a defender. Van der Wiel was playing for Ajax in 2007-2012. During 2002-2005 he was loaned out to HFC Haarlem.

                                               

Carl Wieman

Carl Edwin Wieman is an American physicist. He works at Stanford University. In 1995, while at the University of Colorado Boulder, he and Eric Allin Cornell created the first true Bose–Einstein condensate BEC. In 2001, he won the Nobel Prize in P ...

                                               

Jos Wienen

Jos Wienen is a Dutch politician. He is mayor of Haarlem. Wienen studied history and theology at Utrecht University. In 1986 he became a councilor for the Christian Democratic Appeal CDA in the town of Ridderkerk. In 1993 he became also an alderm ...

                                               

Nina Wiener

Nina Wiener Avidar is an Egyptian-born Israeli activist. She was born in Alexandria, Egypt. In 1977, she founded the ISAF - International Fund for Education.

                                               

Eric F. Wieschaus

Eric Francis Wieschaus is an American developmental biologist. A lot of Wieschaus research focuses on embryogenesis in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster and it specifically focuses on the patterning which occurs in the early Drosophila embryo ...

                                               

Tim Wiese

Tim Wiese is a German football player. He plays for TSG 1899 Hoffenheim and has played Germany national team.

                                               

Torsten Wiesel

Torsten Nils Wiesel is a Swedish neuroscientist. He and David Hubel won the 1981 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for their discoveries of information processing in the visual system. The prize was shared with Roger Sperry for his independe ...

                                               

Dianne Wiest

Dianne Wiest is an American actress. Her movies include Edward Scissorhands in 1990. She has won two Emmy Awards and two Academy Awards. She was also in other movies, including Footloose. Wiest was born in Kansas City, Missouri. She also made a s ...

                                               

Avi Wigderson

Avi Wigderson is an Israeli mathematician and computer scientist. He is the Herbert H. Maass Professor in the school of mathematics at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey. He won the Abel Prize in 2021 for his work.

                                               

Andrew Wiggins

Andrew Christian Wiggins is an Canadian professional basketball player. He is a shooting guard-small forward for the Minnesota Timberwolves of the National Basketball Association. When he was drafted, Wiggins became the second ever Canadian baske ...

                                               

Bradley Wiggins

Sir Bradley Marc Wiggins, CBE is a British cyclist. He was born in Ghent, Belgium. He grew up in Kilburn and Maida Vale, London. His mother Linda is English; his father was Australian cyclist Gary Wiggins. Wiggins won a bronze medal at the 2000 S ...

                                               

Kip Winger

                                               

Kristen Wiig

Kristen Wiig is an American actress and comedian. She is best known for acting on the NBC television comedy Saturday Night Live. She also acted in many movies, including Bridesmaids, Adventureland, Paul, and in the Despicable Me franchise. In 201 ...

                                               

Jules Wijdenbosch

Jules Albert Wijdenbosch is a Surinamese politician. He was President of Suriname from 1996 to 2000. He was a member of the National Democratic Party. He was Prime Minister from April 1987 until January 1988, Vice President from January 1991 unti ...

                                               

Georginio Wijnaldum

Georginio Gregion Emile Gini Wijnaldum is a Dutch professional footballer. He plays for Premier League club Liverpool and the Netherlands national team. He plays as a midfielder. He was born in Rotterdam, South Holland. Wijnaldum played for Eredi ...

                                               

Ginger Wikilyiri

Wikilyiri was born around 1932, in the desert of north-western South Australia. The place where he was born is Kunamata, a rock hole south of what is now the community of Nyapaṟi. His father had three wives, and Wikilyiri is the son of the second ...

                                               

Ann-Cathrine Wiklander

Ann-Cathrine Wiklander, born 4 July 1958 in Sollefteå, Sweden, is a Swedish female singer. She scored dansband successes during the 1990s. She has scored Svensktoppen hit songs like Karleken 1993, Vand inte ryggen åt en van 1994, Alla stunder 199 ...

                                               

Phillip Wilcher

Phillip Leslie Wilcher is an Australian pianist and classical music composer. He was a founding member of the childrens music group The Wiggles. When Wilcher published his first work, "Daybreak", at the age of 14, he was one of the youngest class ...

                                               

Greg Wilcock

Gregory Greg Anatole Wilcock is an Australian diplomat. He is a career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. On 14 June 2012, Wilcock was made the next High Commissioner of Australia to Bangladesh by Bob Carr. He gave his cred ...

                                               

Frank Wilczek

Frank Anthony Wilczek is an American theoretical physicist and mathematician. He works at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Wilczek, along with David Gross and H. David Politzer, won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2004 "for the discovery ...

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