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Famous People From Albuquerque

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List of famous people from Albuquerque, including photos when available. The people below are listed by their popularity, so the most recognizable names are at the top of the list. Some of the people below are celebrities born in Albuquerque, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Albuquerque you might already know that these prominent figures are also from your hometown, but some of the names below may really surprise you. This list includes people who were born and raised in Albuquerque, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

People include everything from Matt Giese to Joel Bryant.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Albuquerque?" or "Which celebrities were born in Albuquerque?" then this list is a great resource for you.
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  • Demi Lovato

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

    Demetria Devonne Lovato ( lə-VAH-toh; born August 20, 1992) is an American singer,...  more

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  • Neil Patrick Harris

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

    Neil Patrick Harris (born June 15, 1973) is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer,...  more

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  • Lauren Sánchez

    Lauren Sánchez

    Age: 50

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

    Lauren Wendy Sánchez (born December 19, 1969) is an Emmy Award-nominated American news anchor,...  more
  • Adrienne Maloof

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

    Adrienne Maloof (born September 4, 1961) is an American businesswoman, television personality,...  more
  • Joel Spolsky

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico

    Avram Joel Spolsky (born 1965) is a software engineer and writer. He is the author of Joel on...  more
  • Elyse Sewell

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

    Elyse Marie Sewell (born June 10, 1982) is an American fashion model. She is best known for...  more
  • Ronnie Lott

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

    Ronald Mandel Lott (born May 8, 1959) is an American former professional football player who...  more

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  • Holly Holm

    Holly Holm

    Age: 38

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico

    Holly Rene Holm (born October 17, 1981) is an American mixed martial artist who competes in...  more

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  • Sidney M. Gutierrez

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico

    Sidney McNeill Gutierrez (Colonel, USAF, Ret.) (born June 27, 1951), is a former NASA...  more
  • Don Alvarado

    Don Alvarado

    Dec. at 63 (1904-1967)

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

    Don Alvarado (born José Paige, November 4, 1904 – March 31, 1967) was an American actor,...  more
  • Annabeth Gish

    Annabeth Gish

    Age: 49

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, USA, New Mexico

    Annabeth Gish (born March 13, 1971) is an American actress. She has played roles in films...  more

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  • Steven Michael Quezada

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

    Steven Michael Quezada is an actor, screenwriter, television producer and television editor....  more

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  • Al Unser

    Al Unser

    Age: 81

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico

    Alfred "Al" Unser (born May 29, 1939) is an American automobile racing driver, the younger...  more
  • Alisa Valdes

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico

    Alisa Valdes (born 1969 in Albuquerque, New Mexico) is an American author, journalist, and...  more
  • Robert Williams

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

    Robert L. Williams, often styled Robt. Williams (born March 2, 1943), is an American painter,...  more
  • Jerry McNerney

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

    Gerald Mark McNerney (born June 18, 1951) is an American businessman, politician, and the...  more
  • Edmund Cobb

    Edmund Cobb

    Dec. at 82 (1892-1974)

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, USA, New Mexico

    Edmund Fessenden Cobb (June 23, 1892 – August 15, 1974) was an American actor. He appeared in...  more
  • Demetria McKinney

    BirthplaceUSA, Florida, Fort Walton Beach

    Demetria Dyan McKinney (born August 27, 1979) is an American actress and singer. From 2006 to...  more
  • Helene Udy

    Helene Udy

    Age: 57

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, USA

  • Leah Clark

    Age: 40

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

    Leslie Ann "Leah" Clark (born December 24, 1979) is an American voice actress, ADR director...  more
  • Lydia Blanco

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

    Lydia Blanco is an actress and television producer....  more
  • Cynthia Breazeal

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico

    Cynthia Lynn Breazeal (born November 15, 1967 in Albuquerque, New Mexico) is an Associate...  more
  • Joseph Hagerty

    Joseph Hagerty

    Age: 38

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico

    Joseph "Joe" Hagerty is an American artistic gymnast. He is the 2008 U.S. national champion on...  more
  • Louis R. Rocco

    Louis R. Rocco

    Dec. at 64 (1938-2002)

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico

    Chief Warrant Officer Two Louis Richard Rocco (November 19, 1938 – October 31, 2002) was a...  more
  • Zach Condon

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico

    Zach Condon is a film score composer....  more