One celebrity who won "Dancing With the Stars" is Rumor Willis, who is the daughter of actor Bruce Willis and actress Demi Moore; Willis took home the mirror ball trophy in season 20. "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" star Alfonso Ribeiro won the season 19 competition. The season 18 celebrity winner was Meryl Davis, an Olympic gold medalist figure skater.Continue Reading
"Glee" star Amber Riley won the mirror ball in season 17, while country singer Kellie Pickler won the season 16 competition, overtaking the team of Disney Channel star Zendaya Coleman in the final. TV personality Melissa Rycroft won in season 15, while Green Bay Packers football wide receiver Donald Driver won season 14.
Veteran-turned-celebrity J. R. Martinez won in season 13, and Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hine Ward won season 12. "Dirty Dancing" actress Jennifer Grey won in season 11, and "Rent" star Nicole Scherzinger won season 10. In the ninth season, Donny Osmond finished first in the finals, while the winner of the eight season of the show was Olympic gold medalist Shawn Johnson.
TV personality Brooke Burke won in the seventh season and later went on to become a "Dancing With the Stars" host. Olympic figure-skater Kristi Yamaguchi won in season six, while race car driver and author Helio Castoneves won in season five. Apolo Anton Ohno, another Olympian, won in season four, while Dallas Cowboys running-back Emitt Smith won the third season trophy. The second season winner was TV personality Drew Lachey. The first winner of the show was Kelly Monaco, who stars on "General Hospital," a popular soap opera that airs on ABC.Learn more about Art & Literature