Famous People From Ecuador

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

List is made up of people like Lady Mina and León Febres Cordero.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Ecuador?" or "Which celebrities were born in Ecuador?" then this list is a great resource for you.
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  • Mike Judge
    Age: 60
    • Birthplace: Guayaquil, Ecuador
    Michael Craig Judge (born October 17, 1962) is an Ecuadorian-born American animator, cartoonist, actor, voice actor, comedian, screenwriter, musician, composer, filmmaker, and former physicist. Judge ...more
  • Guadalupe Larriva
    Dec. at 50 (1956-2007)
    • Birthplace: Cuenca, Ecuador
    Guadalupe Larriva (July 28, 1956 – January 24, 2007) was an Ecuadorian politician. She was born in Cuenca, the eldest daughter of Deifilio Larriva Polo and Teresita Gonzalez Harris. She had 5 ...more
  • Jaime Roldós Aguilera
    Dec. at 40 (1940-1981)
    • Birthplace: Guayaquil, Ecuador
    Jaime Roldós Aguilera (November 5, 1940 – May 24, 1981) was 33rd President of Ecuador from August 10, 1979 until his death on May 24, 1981. In his short tenure, he became known for his firm stance on ...more
  • María Capovilla

    María Capovilla

    Dec. at 116 (1889-2006)
    • Birthplace: Guayaquil, Ecuador
    María Esther Heredia Lecaro de Capovilla, known internationally as María Capovilla (14 September 1889 – 27 August 2006), was an Ecuadorian supercentenarian, and, at the time of her death at age 116 ...more
    • Birthplace: Guayaquil, Ecuador
    Victor M. Medina is a production designer, actor and a film art director.
  • Gerardo


    Age: 58
    • Birthplace: Guayaquil, Ecuador
    Gerardo may refer to: