Namesakes

Hall-of-Famers: 5 baseball, 5 football
(baseball) Willie Keeler   1939  
(baseball) Willie Mays   1979  
(football) Willie Davis   1981  
(football) Willie Brown   1984  
(baseball) Willie McCovey   1986  
(football) Willie Lanier   1986  
(baseball) Willie Stargell   1988  
(football) Willie Wood   1989  
(baseball) Willie Wells   1997  
(football) Willie Roaf   2012  
Most Valuable Players: 5 winners
Willie Mays   1954; 1965   baseball  
Willie McCovey   1969   baseball  
Willie Stargell   1979   baseball  
Willie Hernández   1984   baseball  
Willie McGee   1985   baseball  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor
Willie Garson   1964-2021  
Notable Athletes: 7 baseball, 5 football, 1 boxing, 1 rugby, 1 track
(baseball) Willie Keeler   1872-1923  
(baseball) Willie Wells   1906-1989  
(boxing) Willie Pep   1922-2006  
(baseball) Willie Mays   1931-  
(track) Willie Williams   1931-2019  
(football) Willie Davis   1934-2020  
(football) Willie Wood   1936-2020  
(baseball) Willie McCovey   1938-2018  
(baseball) Willie Stargell   1940-2001  
(football) Willie Brown   1940-2019  
(football) Willie Lanier   1945-  
(baseball) Willie Hernández   1954-  
(baseball) Willie McGee   1958-  
(football) Willie Roaf   1970-  
(rugby) Willie le Roux   1989-  
Notable Musicians: 1 musician
Willie Nelson   1933-   country  
Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 bronze/gold, 1 gold, 1 gold/bronze, 1 silver
(bronze/gold) William Applegarth (a.k.a. Willie)   1912   200 m; 4x100 m relay  
(gold) Willie Steele   1948   long jump  
(silver) Willie May   1960   110 m hurdles  
(gold/bronze) Willie Davenport   1968; 1976   110 m hurdles  
(bronze) Willie Anderson   1988   basketball  
Title Characters: 3 songs
(song) Willie   1985   Willie the Wimp  
(song) Willie   1989   Kissing Willie  
(song) Willie   2003   Weed With Willie  
Tolkien's Characters: 1 character
Willie Banks   (m)