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Famous Hispanics
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Famous Hispanic Actresses list, with photos, includes some of the most famous celebrity Latinas in the world. Listed alphabetically, these are some of the most well known Mexican Americans in the United States. Currently, over 10% of the population of the United States is Hispanic. Mexican American culture is robust and full of history, with a focus on family. The people on this list vary in importance, from Mexican American heroes to simple sources of pride within America's Mexican community.

Who are the most famous Latina celebrities? These lists include as many famous Hispanics as possible. Mexican immigrants are an important part of the fabric that is the great American melting pot. They include many important, distinguished, and notable people within the USA.
Jessica Alba is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Hispanic Actresses
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Jessica Marie Alba is an American actress, model, and businesswoman. She began her television and movie appearances at age 13 in Camp Nowhere and The Secret World of Alex Mack. Alba rose to prominence as the lead actress in the James Cameron television series Dark Angel when she was 19 years ...more

Age: 35

Birthplace: Pomona, California, United States of America

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Salma Hayek is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Hispanic Actresses
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Salma Hayek Pinault is a Mexican and American film actress, director, and producer. She began her career in Mexico starring in the telenovela Teresa and went on to star in the film El Callejón de los Milagros for which she was nominated for an Ariel Award. In 1991 Hayek moved to Hollywood and came ...more

Age: 50

Birthplace: Coatzacoalcos, Mexico

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Selena Gomez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Hispanic Actresses
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Selena Marie Gomez is an American actress and singer. Born and raised in Grand Prairie, Texas, she was first featured on the children's series Barney & Friends in the early 2000s. In 2007, Gomez came to prominence after being cast in the Disney Channel television series Wizards of Waverly Place. She ...more

Age: 24

Birthplace: Grand Prairie, Texas, United States of America

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Eva Longoria is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Hispanic Actresses
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Eva Jacqueline Longoria is an American actress, producer, director, activist and businesswoman. Longoria's career began in 1998, when she won the title of Miss Corpus Christi, and later began entering talent contests that led her to Los Angeles; shortly after, she was spotted and signed by a ...more

Age: 42

Birthplace: Corpus Christi, Texas, United States of America

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