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Famous Hispanics
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A List of Famous Hispanic Politicians, with photos! These are some of the most well known Mexican Americans in the United States. Currently, over 10 percent 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.

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.

Who are famous Hispanic politicians? Take a look at this list and you'll see some of the biggest names in American politics on this list. 
Antonio Villaraigosa is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Hispanic Politicians
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Antonio Ramón Villaraigosa is an American politician who served as the 41st Mayor of Los Angeles, California from 2005 to 2013. Prior to being elected Mayor he was a member of the California State Assembly from 1994 to 2000, the Democratic leader of the Assembly from 1996 to 1998, and the Speaker of ...more

Birthplace: Boyle Heights, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

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Bill Richardson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Hispanic Politicians
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William Blaine "Bill" Richardson III is an American politician who was 30th Governor of New Mexico, from 2003 to 2011. He was U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and Energy Secretary in the Clinton administration and has also served as a U.S. Congressman, chairman of the 2004 Democratic National ...more

Birthplace: Pasadena, California, USA

Nationality: United States of America

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Loretta Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Hispanic Politicians
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Loretta Sanchez is a politician. ...more

Birthplace: California, Lynwood, Contiguous United States, United States of America, United States, + more

Nationality: United States of America

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Henry Cuellar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Hispanic Politicians
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Henry Roberto Cuellar is the U.S Representative for Texas's 28th congressional district, a position he has held since 2005. He is a member of the Democratic Party. The district extends from the Rio Grande to the suburbs of San Antonio. Outside of politics, he has served as a professor at the Texas ...more

Birthplace: Texas, Contiguous United States, Laredo, United States of America, Area code 956, + more

Nationality: United States of America

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