A List of Famous Hispanic Athletes, with photos! 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 Hispanic athletes in the world? These lists include as many famous Hispanics as possible, that said, finding all of them would be a very difficult task. 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.
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Jim Plunkett age 72
Jim Plunkett is a football player.
Bobby Chacon age 68
Bobby Chacon is an American former two-time world boxing champion.
Danny Lopez age 67
Danny Lopez is an American former boxer. He was a world champion at featherweight, and a very popular fighter both in television and Southern California during the 1970s. His nickname is Little
Johnny Tapia Dec. at 45 (1967-2012)
John Lee Anthony "Johnny" Tapia was an American five-time boxing world champion from Albuquerque, New Mexico.