It was established in 1908 as a stop on the Western Pacific Railroad. Today, it is best known for its Bonneville Salt Flats just outside town.
People Born in Wendover
Wendover in People's Lives
Jared Leto: I traveled here in 2004 to film scenes of the movie Lord of War.
Johnny Depp: I traveled here in 2006, to film scenes of the movie Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, at the Bonneville Salt Flats.