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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.

Mike Judge is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Mike Judge age 54 Michael Craig "Mike" Judge, is an American actor, animator, writer, producer, director, musician, and cartoonist. He created and starred in the animated television series Beavis and ...more

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Guadalupe Larriva is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Guadalupe Larriva Died at 51 (1956-2007) Guadalupe Larriva was an Ecuadorian politician. She was the eldest daughter of Deifilio Larriva Polo and Teresita Gonzalez Harris. She had 5 sisters Silvana, Tania, Luz Marina, Mercedes and ...more

Jaime Roldós Aguilera is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Jaime Roldós Aguilera Died at 41 (1940-1981) Jaime Roldós Aguilera was 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 human rights. His death in ...more

María Capovilla is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
María Capovilla Died at 117 (1889-2006) María Esther Heredia Lecaro de Capovilla, known internationally as María Capovilla, was an Ecuadorian supercentenarian, and, at the time of her death at age 116 years 347 days, was ...more

Victor M. Medina is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Victor M. Medina age 41 Victor M. Medina is a production designer, actor and a film art director.

Gerardo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Gerardo age 51 Gerardo is a Latin rapper and singer.

León Febres Cordero is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
León Febres Cordero Died at 77 (1931-2008) León Esteban Febres-Cordero Ribadeneyra, known in the Ecuadorian media as LFC or by his surname, was President of Ecuador for a four-year term from 10 August 1984 to 10 August 1988. ...more

Steve Saint is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Steve Saint age 64 Stephen Farris Saint is an Ecuadorian-born business entrepreneur, pilot, and author. He is known for being the son of Nate Saint, a famous missionary pilot, as well as for his own work among ...more

Delfín Quishpe is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Delfín Quishpe age 39 Delfín Quishpe is an Indigenous Quecha Ecuadorian singer-songwriter, celebrity, performing in a style he calls "Andean techno-folklore". His popularity largely comes from the ...more

Xavier Castro is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Xavier Castro age 52 Xavier Castro Muñoz. Xavier Castro earned his degree in Law from the Universidad Católica Santiago de Guayaquil in 1990, followed by a Master's degree in Law from Cambridge ...more

Byron Moreno is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Byron Moreno age 47 Byron Aldemar Moreno Ruales is a former Ecuadorian football referee.

Alex Quinonez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Alex Quinonez age 26 Alex Leonardo Quiñónez Martínez is an Ecuadorian sprinter who competes in the 100 metres and 200 metres He won the 100 m and 200m at the 2012 Ibero-American Championships in ...more

Jefferson Pérez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Jefferson Pérez age 41 Jefferson Leonardo Pérez Quezada is a retired Ecuadorian race walker. He specialized in the 20 km event, in which he has won the only two medals his country has ever achieved in the ...more

Luis Morejón is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Luis Morejón age 44 Luis Adrián Morejón is a former tennis player from Ecuador who turned professional in 1991. He represented his native country at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia, where ...more

Agustín Delgado is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Agustín Delgado age 41 Agustín Javier Delgado Chalá is a retired Ecuadorian footballer. Nicknamed Tín, Delgado is the all-time top scorer for the Ecuadorian national team with 31 goals in 71 ...more

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Otto Arosemena is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Otto Arosemena Died at 59 (1925-1984) Otto Arosemena Gómez was President of Ecuador, 16 November 1966 to 1 September 1968.

Jamil Mahuad is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Jamil Mahuad age 66 Jorge Jamil Mahuad Witt is an Ecuadorian lawyer and politician, he was the 51st President of Ecuador from August 10, 1998 to January 21, 2000.

Lucy Jaramillo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Lucy Jaramillo age 32 Lucy Jaramillo is an athlete.

Irina Falconi is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Irina Falconi age 26 Irina Falconi is a professional American tennis player, who was born in Portoviejo, Ecuador. Her highest WTA singles ranking is World No. 73, which she reached on October 10, 2011. Her career ...more

Beatriz Parra Durango is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Beatriz Parra Durango age 77 Ecuador's foremost classical soprano, Beatriz Parra Durango was born in Guayaquil in 1940. Her mother was the journalist Dora Durango Lopez. Parra Durango was married to Enrique Gil with whom ...more

Jose Adrian Sornoza is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Jose Adrian Sornoza age 23 Jose Adrian Sornoza is an athlete.

Erika Chávez is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Erika Chávez age 25 Érika Benilda Chávez Quinteros is an Ecuadorian sprinter.

David Quiroz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
David Quiroz age 33 Mario David Quiroz Villón is an Ecuadorian Association footballer, who plays for Olmedo.

Eloy Alfaro is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Eloy Alfaro Died at 70 (1842-1912) José Eloy Alfaro Delgado served as President of Ecuador from 1895 to 1901 and from 1906 to 1911. He became one of the strongest opponents of pro-Catholic conservative President Gabriel ...more

Ignacio de Veintemilla is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Ignacio de Veintemilla Died at 80 (1828-1908) Mario Ignacio Francisco Tomás Antonio de Veintemilla y Villacís was President of Ecuador September 8, 1876 to January 10, 1883. During his presidency, his niece Marieta de ...more

Erika Vélez is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Erika Vélez age 33 Erika Vélez is an actress, model and TV presenter.

Aurelio Mosquera is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Aurelio Mosquera Died at 56 (1883-1939) Don Aurelio Mosquera Narváez was an Ecuadorian politician who served as President of Ecuador from December 1938 to November 1939. Mosquero was born in Quito. He studied medicine in Quito, ...more

Francisco Robles is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Francisco Robles Died at 82 (1811-1893) Francisco Robles García was President of Ecuador from October 16, 1856 to September 17, 1859.

Carlos Julio Arosemena Monroy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Carlos Julio Arosemena Monroy Died at 85 (1919-2004) Carlos Julio Arosemena Monroy served as Vice President of Ecuador and due to the ousting of President José María Velasco Ibarra, became President of Ecuador from 7 November 1961 to

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Arturo Yepez is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Arturo Yepez age 38 Arturo Yepez is a film producer.

Sandra Ruales is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Sandra Ruales age 41 Sandra de las Mercedes Ruales Mosquera is a female Ecuadorian long-distance runner. She twice competed for her native country at the Summer Olympics: 2004 and 2008. Ruales won the 2005, 2006, ...more

Adalberto Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Adalberto Ortiz Died at 89 (1914-2003) Adalberto Ortiz was a novelist, poet and diplomat born in Esmeraldas, a province of Ecuador. Among his most important literary works we find his novel Juyungo, his poetry collection Earth, Sound ...more

Christian Benítez is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Christian Benítez Died at 27 (1986-2013) Christian Rogelio Benítez Betancourt, also known as Chucho, was an Ecuadorian footballer who played as a forward for El Jaish of the Qatar Stars League at the time of his death. He began ...more

Federico Páez is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Federico Páez Died at 98 (1876-1974) Federico Páez Chiriboga was President of Ecuador 1935–1937.

Óscar Bagüí is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Óscar Bagüí age 33 Óscar Dalmiro Bagüí Angulo is an Ecuadorian footballer who plays for Emelec in the Ecuadorian Serie A. Bagüí has earned a 19 caps with the Ecuadorian national ...more

Antonio Valencia is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Antonio Valencia age 31 Luis Antonio Valencia Mosquera, commonly known as Antonio Valencia, is an Ecuadorian footballer who plays as a right wing back for Manchester United and the Ecuadorian national team. After ...more

Luis Saritama is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Luis Saritama age 32 Luis Fernando Saritama Padilla is a footballer who currently plays for Deportivo Quito of the Ecuadorian Serie A.

Geovanny Caicedo is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Geovanny Caicedo age 34 Banner Geovanny Caicedo Quiñónez is an Ecuadorian footballer.

María Teresa Guerrero is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
María Teresa Guerrero age 37 María Teresa Guerrero is an actress, athlete, presenter and journalist.

Dennys Quiñónez is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Dennys Quiñónez age 25 Dennys Quiñonez is an Ecuadorian football midfielder. He currently plays for Deportivo Quito of the Ecuador Serie A.

Mauricio Arteaga is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Mauricio Arteaga age 27 Mauricio Arteaga is an Ecuadorian racewalker.

José Joaquín de Olmedo is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
José Joaquín de Olmedo Died at 67 (1780-1847) José Joaquín de Olmedo y Maruri was President of Ecuador from March 6, 1845 to December 8, 1845. A patriot and poet, he was the son of the Spanish Captain Don Miguel de Olmedo y ...more

Juan Aguinaga is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Juan Aguinaga age 37 Juan Francisco Aguinaga Garzón is an Ecuadorian football midfielder. He was a member of the Ecuador national football team at the 2001 Copa América.

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Fricson George is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Fricson George age 41 Fricson George is an Ecuadorian football defender. He currently plays for Club Deportivo El Nacional in Ecuador. George played for a number of Ecuadorian teams including Filanbanco, Delfin and ...more

Gabriela Villalba is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Gabriela Villalba age 31 María Gabriela Villalba Jervis is an Ecuadorian singer and actress.

Otilino Tenorio is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Otilino Tenorio Died at 25 (1980-2005) Otilino Tenorio was an Ecuadorian footballer.

Mario G. Maldonado is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Mario G. Maldonado Mario G. Maldonado is a 2006 Guggenheim Fellow in Social Sciences.

Marlon Ayoví is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Marlon Ayoví age 44 Marlon Riter Ayoví Mosquera is a retired Ecuadorian footballer. A midfielder, he played 76 times for Ecuador between 1998 and 2007.

Vicente Rocafuerte is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Vicente Rocafuerte Died at 64 (1783-1847) Vicente Rocafuerte y Bejarano was an influential figure in Ecuadorian politics and President of Ecuador from September 10, 1834 to January 31, 1839. He was born into an aristocratic family in ...more

Franklin Nazareno is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People From Ecuador
Franklin Nazareno age 28 Franklin Andrés Nazareno Macías is an Ecuadorian sprinter who specializes in the 200 metres. He was born in Portoviejo, Manabí. His personal best time is 20.47 seconds, ...more