Welcome to the world’s most comprehensive list of Dancing With The Stars Winners. Here we take a detailed look back at all the previous winners of the hit ABC show Dancing With The Stars, as well as who the runners-up were, video highlights including the winning finals performances, background information on the celebrity winners and their professional dancing partners, facts bout previous and upcoming seasons of the show, and more.
Below you will find a complete list of Dancing With The Stars winners from the first 13 seasons of the show, plus information on the upcoming 14th season. You can access more detailed information on each of the previous winners including video highlights from the show by visiting their individual page. In addition to the winners information you’ll also find a list of all the contestants by season, who the judges are and information on the next DWTS season including who the contestants will be.
So without further adieu, here are your previous winners of Dancing With The Stars…
Dancing With The Stars Winners
Dancing With The Stars Season 1 (Summer 2005) Winners:
Kelly Monaco & Alec Mazo
Second Place: John O’Hurley & Charlotte Jorgensen
Third Place: Joey McIntyre & Ashly DelGrosso
Kelly Monaco is a model and actress who had minor roles in the television show Baywatch, and in the films BASEketball, Idle Hands and Mumford. She was also Playboy Playmate of the Month in April, 1997.
Dancing With The Stars Season 2 (Winter 2006) Winners:
Drew Lachey & Cheryl Burke
Second Place: Jerry Rice & Anna Trebunskaya
Third Place: Stacy Keibler & Tony Dovolani
Drew Lachey is the brother of Nick Lachey. The former Army combat medic is best known as a member of the pop music group 98 Degrees. He has also appeared on Broadway in the productions of Rent and Monty Python’s Spamalot.
Dancing With The Stars Season 3 (Autumn 2006) Winners:
Emmitt Smith & Cheryl Burke
Second Place: Mario Lopez & Karina Smirnoff
Third Place: Joey Lawrence & Edyta Sliwinska
Emmitt Smith is one of the most storied running backs in the history of the NFL. He played 15 seasons for the Dallas Cowboys and the Arizona Cardinals. He won 3 Super Bowls and became the league’s all-time rushing leader.
Dancing With The Stars Season 4 (Spring 2007) Winners:
Apolo Anton Ohno & Julianne Hough
Second Place: Joey Fatone & Kym Johnson
Third Place: Laila Ali & Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Apolo Anton Ohno is the most decorated American Winter Olympic athlete in history. As a short track speed skater, Apolo won 8 medals in Winter Olympic competition including two gold, two silver and four bronze.
Dancing With The Stars Season 5 (Autumn 2007) Winners:
Helio Castroneves & Julianne Hough
Second Place: Mel B & Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Third Place: Marie Osmond & Jonathan Roberts
Helio Castroneves hails from Brazil and is an IndyCar Series Race Car driver. He is only one of 9 drivers in history to have won the Indianapolis 500 at least 3 times. He won the prestigious race in 2001, 2002 and 2009.
Dancing With The Stars Season 6 (Spring 2008) Winners:
Kristi Yamaguchi & Mark Ballas
Second Place: Jason Taylor & Edyta Sliwinska
Third Place: Cristian de la Feunte & Cheryl Burke
Kristi Yamaguchi is one of America’s top figure skaters of all time. She won the Gold medal in ladies singles at the 1992 Olympic Games, as well as two World Figure Skating Championships in 1991 and 1992.
Dancing With The Stars Season 7 (Autumn 2008) Winners:
Brooke Burke & Derek Hough
Second Place: Warren Sapp & Kym Johnson
Third Place: Lance Bass & Lacey Schwimmer
Brooke Burke is a model and the former host of Wild On! on the E! Network. She has appeared in magazines including Maxim, FHM and Stuff, and has been listed as one of the hottest women of film and television.
Dancing With The Stars Season 8 (Spring 2009) Winners:
Shawn Johnson & Mark Ballas
Second Place: Gilles Marini & Cheryl Burke
Third Place: Melissa Rycroft & Tony Dovolani
Shawn Johnson is a gymnast who represented the U.S.A. at the 2008 Summer Olympics. She won a gold medal on the balance bean and silver in the all-around and floor exercise. She also won a World Championship in 2007.
Dancing With The Stars Season 9 (Autumn 2009) Winners:
Donny Osmond & Kym Johnson
Second Place: Mya & Dmitry Chaplin
Third Place: Kelly Osbourne & Louis Van Amstel
Donny Osmond, brother to Marie Osmond, is a well known singer, actor, musician, dancer, television and radio personality, talk show host, game show host, record producer, author and a former teen idol.
Dancing With The Stars Season 10 (Spring 2010) Winners:
Nicole Scherzinger & Derek Hough
Second Place: Evan Lysacek & Anna Tredunskaya
Third Place: Erin Andrews & Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Nicole Scherzinger, originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, is a model, actress, singer, song writer and record producer. She is most well known for her role as the lead singer of the pop group The Pussycat Dolls.
Dancing With The Stars Season 11 (Autumn 2010) Winners:
Jennifer Grey & Derek Hough
Second Place: Kyle Massey & Lacey Schwimmer
Third Place: Bristol Palin & Mark Ballas
Jennifer Grey, originally from New York City, is a Golden Globe Award winning actress and is most widely known for her roles in the 1980′s hit movies Ferris Bueller’s Day Off and Dirty Dancing.
Dancing With The Stars Season 12 (Spring 2011) Winners:
Hines Ward & Kym Johnson
Second Place: Kirstie Alley & Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Third Place: Chelsea Kane & Mark Ballas
Hines Ward is a four time Pro Bowl wide receiver for the NFL’s Pittsburgh Steelers. Born in South Korea, Ward is one of only 8 players in history with 1,000 receptions, and was named MVP of the 2006 Super Bowl.
Dancing With The Stars Season 13 (Autumn 2011) Winners:
J.R. Martinez & Karina Smirnoff
Second Place: Rob Kardashian & Cheryl Burke
Third Place: Ricki Lake & Derek Hough
J.R. Martinez is a U.S. Army hero who suffered burns on 40% of his body while serving in Iraq. He is a motivational speaker and actor who plays a role on the ABC daytime drama All My Children.
Dancing With The Stars Winners: Who’s Next?
The showdown for the next DWTS winner will begin on March 19, 2012 when season 14 premiers on ABC television. Check back here for all the latest news on which celebrities will be participating as that information becomes available.
As the new season progresses we will keep you up to date on all the news and results as the battle progresses towards the next member of the Dancing With The Stars Winners List.