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List of famous people from Bolivia, 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 Bolivia, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Bolivia 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 Bolivia, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

Examples include Humberto Saavedra and Rolando Barra.

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

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Pedro Blanco Soto is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Dec. at 34 (1795-1829) Pedro Blanco Soto was President of Bolivia for just a week cut short by his assassination in a convent called La Recoletta in Sucre on New Years Day 1829. He was shot on the roof above a ...more

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Evo Morales is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
age 59 Juan Evo Morales Ayma, popularly known as Evo, is a Bolivian politician and cocalero activist who has served as President of Bolivia since 2006. Widely regarded as the country's first president ...more

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Daniel Salamanca Urey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Daniel Salamanca Urey Dec. at 66 (1869-1935) Daniel Domingo Salamanca Urey was President of Bolivia from March 5, 1931 until he was overthrown in a coup d'état on November 27, 1934, during the country's disastrous Chaco War with

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Hernán Siles Zuazo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Dec. at 82 (1914-1996) Hernán Siles Zuazo was a politician from Bolivia. He served as his country's constitutionally elected president twice, from 1956 to 1960 and again from 1982 to 1985.

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Mariano Enrique Calvo Cuellar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Mariano Enrique Calvo Cuellar Dec. at 60 (1782-1842) Mariano Enrique Calvo Cuellar served a brief term as President of Bolivia. He also served as Vice-President to Andrés de Santa Cruz y Calahumana between 1835 and 1839.

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Alfredo Ovando Candía is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Alfredo Ovando Candía Dec. at 64 (1918-1982) Alfredo Ovando Candía was a Bolivian president and dictator, general and political figure.

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Hilarión Daza is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Hilarión Daza Dec. at 54 (1840-1894) Hilarión Daza Groselle was President of Bolivia from 1876 to 1879.

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Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
age 88 Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada Sánchez de Bustamante, familiarly known as "Goni", is a Bolivian politician, businessman, and former President of Bolivia. A lifelong member of ...more

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Eduardo Rodríguez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Eduardo Rodríguez age 62 Eduardo Rodríguez Veltzé is a former president of Bolivia; prior to that appointment he was the chief justice of the Supreme Court.

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José María Pérez de Urdininea is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
José María Pérez de Urdininea Dec. at 81 (1784-1865) José María Pérez de Urdininea was the third President of Bolivia and the first to be born in Bolivia itself. He fought with the patriots against the Argentines in Peru. ...more

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Víctor Paz Estenssoro is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Víctor Paz Estenssoro Dec. at 94 (1907-2001) Ángel Víctor Paz Estenssoro was a Bolivian politician and President of Bolivia. He ran for president 4 times, winning in 1951, 1960, 1964, and 1985.

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Sebastián Ágreda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Sebastián Ágreda Dec. at 80 (1795-1875) Sebastián Ágreda served briefly as President of Bolivia, from June 10 to July 9, 1841. In addition to these 29 days as President, he also held a number of other governmental roles ...more

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José Luis Tejada Sorzano is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
José Luis Tejada Sorzano Dec. at 56 (1882-1938) José Luis Tejada Sorzano was a Bolivian lawyer and politician appointed by the military as president of Bolivia during the Chaco War. He had previously been the country's Vice-President ...more

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Jaime Paz Zamora is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Jaime Paz Zamora age 79 Jaime Paz Zamora was President of Bolivia from August 6, 1989 to August 6, 1993. He also served as Vice-President between 1982 and 1984.

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Eusebio Guilarte Vera is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Eusebio Guilarte Vera Dec. at 44 (1805-1849) Eusebio Guilarte Vera was a Bolivian politician who served briefly as President of Bolivia from 1847-1848. A career military officer, Guilarte had combatted under Santa Cruz at Zepita, and also ...more

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José Miguel de Velasco Franco is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
José Miguel de Velasco Franco Dec. at 64 (1795-1859) José Miguel de Velasco Franco served as President of Bolivia four times more times than anyone else other than Víctor Paz Estenssoro. During the third, and longest, of these ...more

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Carla Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
age 42 Carla Ortiz is a film actor and producer.

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Anthony R. Stabley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Anthony R. Stabley is a film art director, a production designer, a set decorator, a director, a producer and a screenwriter.

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Alfonso Gumucio Dagron is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
age 68 Alfonso Gumucio Dagron is a writer, filmmaker, journalist, photographer and development communication specialist. His father was Alfonso Gumucio Reyes, a leader of the Movimiento Nacionalista ...more

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Maria Otero is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Maria Otero was the first holder of the office of The Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights from January 15, 2012 through February 4, 2013. The position is a newly ...more

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Kori Udovički is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
age 57 Kori Udovički, Ph.D. is a Serbian politician and current Deputy Prime Minister, and the Minister of Public Administration and Local Self-Government in the Government of Serbia. She was an ...more

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María Fernanda Álvarez Terán is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
age 30 María Fernanda Álvarez Terán is a professional tennis player from Bolivia. Álvarez was ranked 15 in International Tennis Federation junior rankings in 2007. She has ...more

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Juan Carlos Valdivia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
Juan Carlos Valdivia Juan Carlos Valdivia is a film director,screenwriter,film producer and actor.

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Rodrigo Bellott is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
age 41 Rodrigo Bellot is a casting director, film producer, film director and a screenwriter.

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Jaime Moreno is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Bolivia
age 45 Jaime Moreno Morales is a former Bolivian footballer now serving as Youth Academy Technical Training Coach for D.C. United in Major League Soccer, and as the head coach of D.C. United's U-23 ...more