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.
Birthplace: Cochabamba, BoliviaPedro Blanco Soto (19 October 1795 – 1 January 1829) was President of Bolivia for just a week... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Orinoca Canton, BoliviaJuan Evo Morales Ayma (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈeβo moˈɾales]; born October 26, 1959) is a... more on Wikipedia
Daniel Salamanca UreyDec. at 66 (1869-1935)
Birthplace: Cochabamba, BoliviaDaniel Domingo Salamanca Urey (July 8, 1869 – July 17, 1935) was President of Bolivia from... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: La Paz, BoliviaHernán Siles Zuazo (21 March 1914 – 6 August 1996) was a Bolivian politician who served as... more on Wikipedia
Mariano Enrique Calvo CuellarDec. at 60 (1782-1842)
Birthplace: Sucre, BoliviaMariano Enrique Calvo Cuellar (18 July 1782 – 29 July 1842) served a brief term as President... more on Wikipedia
Alfredo Ovando CandíaDec. at 64 (1918-1982)
Birthplace: Cobija, BoliviaAlfredo Ovando Candía (6 April 1918 – 24 January 1982) was a Bolivian president and dictator... more on Wikipedia
Hilarión DazaDec. at 54 (1840-1894)
Birthplace: Sucre, BoliviaHilarión Daza Groselle (January 14, 1840 – February 27, 1894) was President of Bolivia from... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: La Paz, BoliviaGonzalo Sánchez de Lozada y Sánchez de Bustamante (born July 1, 1930), familiarly known as... more on Wikipedia
Eduardo RodríguezAge: 64
Birthplace: Cochabamba, BoliviaEduardo Rodríguez Veltzé (born March 2, 1956) is a Bolivian judge. During the 2005 political... more on Wikipedia
José María Pérez de UrdinineaDec. at 81 (1784-1865)
Birthplace: La Paz, BoliviaJosé María Pérez de Urdininea (31 October 1784 – 4 November 1865) was the third President of... more on Wikipedia
Víctor Paz EstenssoroDec. at 94 (1907-2001)
Birthplace: Tarija, BoliviaÁngel Víctor Paz Estenssoro (2 October 1907 – 7 June 2001) was a Bolivian politician who... more on Wikipedia
Sebastián ÁgredaDec. at 80 (1795-1875)
Birthplace: Potosí, BoliviaSebastián Ágreda (1795, Potosí, Bolivia – December 18, 1875, La Paz, Bolivia) served briefly... more on Wikipedia
José Luis Tejada SorzanoDec. at 56 (1882-1938)
Birthplace: La Paz, BoliviaJosé Luis Tejada Sorzano (January 12, 1882 – October 4, 1938) was a Bolivian lawyer and... more on Wikipedia
Jaime Paz ZamoraAge: 81
Birthplace: Cochabamba, BoliviaJaime Paz Zamora (born April 15, 1939) was President of Bolivia from August 6, 1989 to August... more on Wikipedia
Eusebio Guilarte VeraDec. at 44 (1805-1849)
Birthplace: La Paz, BoliviaEusebio Guilarte Vera (15 October 1805 – 11 June 1849) was a Bolivian politician who served... more on Wikipedia
José Miguel de Velasco FrancoDec. at 64 (1795-1859)
Birthplace: Santa Cruz de la Sierra, BoliviaJosé Miguel de Velasco Franco (29 September 1795 – 13 October 1859) served as Vice President... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Cochabamba, BoliviaCarla Ortiz Oporto (born 2 December 1978) is a Bolivian actress and philanthropist.
- 18Anthony R. Stabley is a film art director, a production designer, a set decorator, a director,...
Birthplace: La Paz, BoliviaAlfonso Gumucio Dagron (born October 31, 1950) is a Bolivian writer, filmmaker, journalist,... more on Wikipedia
- 20Maria Otero was the first holder of the office of the Under Secretary for Civilian Security,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: La Paz, BoliviaKori Udovički, Ph.D. (Serbian Cyrillic: Кори Удовички) (Serbian pronunciation: [kôri... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: BoliviaMaría Fernanda Álvarez Terán (American Spanish: [maˈɾi.a feɾˈnanda ˈalβaɾes teˈɾan]; born 28... more on Wikipedia
- 23Juan Carlos Valdivia is a film director,screenwriter,film producer and actor.
Juan Carlos Valdivia
Birthplace: Santa Cruz de la Sierra, BoliviaRodrigo Bellot is a casting director, film producer, film director and a screenwriter.
Birthplace: Santa Cruz de la Sierra, BoliviaJaime Moreno Morales (born 19 January 1974 in Santa Cruz de la Sierra) is a former Bolivian... more on Wikipedia