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Famous People From Ecuador

Updated July 13, 2017 97.2k views555 items

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 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Mike Judge

    Age: 57

    BirthplaceGuayaquil, Ecuador

    Michael Craig Judge (born October 17, 1962) is an Ecuadorian-born American animator,... more
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  • Guadalupe Larriva is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Guadalupe Larriva

    Dec. at 51 (1956-2007)

    BirthplaceCuenca, Ecuador

    Guadalupe Larriva (July 28, 1956 – January 24, 2007) was an Ecuadorian politician. She was... more
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  • Jaime Roldós Aguilera is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Jaime Roldós Aguilera

    Dec. at 41 (1940-1981)

    BirthplaceGuayaquil, Ecuador

    Jaime Roldós Aguilera (November 5, 1940 – May 24, 1981) was 33rd President of Ecuador from... more
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  • María Capovilla is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    María Capovilla

    Dec. at 117 (1889-2006)

    BirthplaceGuayaquil, Ecuador

    María Esther Heredia Lecaro de Capovilla, known internationally as María Capovilla (14... more
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  • Victor M. Medina is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    BirthplaceGuayaquil, Ecuador

    Victor M. Medina is a production designer, actor and a film art director.
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  • Gerardo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Gerardo

    Age: 55

    BirthplaceGuayaquil, Ecuador

    Gerardo may refer to:
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  • León Febres Cordero is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    León Febres Cordero

    Dec. at 77 (1931-2008)

    BirthplaceGuayaquil, Ecuador

    León Esteban Febres-Cordero Ribadeneyra (9 March 1931 – 15 December 2008), known in the... more
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  • Steve Saint is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    BirthplaceQuito, Ecuador

    Stephen Farris Saint (born January 30, 1951) is an Ecuadorian-born business entrepreneur,... more
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  • Delfín Quishpe is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Delfín Quishpe

    Age: 42

    BirthplaceGuamote, Ecuador

    Delfín Quishpe (also known as Delfin Hasta El Fin (Dolphin To The End)) (born December 1977... more
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  • Xavier Castro is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Xavier Castro

    Age: 55

    BirthplaceGuayaquil, Ecuador

    Xavier Castro Muñoz (born 1965, Guayaquil, Ecuador) is an Ecuadorean attorney. He earned his... more
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  • Byron Moreno is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Byron Moreno

    Age: 50

    BirthplaceQuito, Ecuador

    Byron Aldemar Moreno Ruales (born 23 November 1969) is an Ecuadorian former football referee... more
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  • Alex Quinonez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Alex Quinonez

    Age: 31

    BirthplaceEsmeraldas, Ecuador

    Alex Leonardo Quiñónez Martínez is an Ecuadorian sprinter who competes in the 100 metres and... more
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  • Jefferson Pérez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    BirthplaceCuenca, Ecuador

    Jefferson Leonardo Pérez Quezada (born July 1, 1974 in Cuenca) is a retired Ecuadorian race... more
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  • Luis Morejón is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Luis Morejón

    Age: 47

    BirthplaceGuayaquil, Ecuador

    Luis Adrián Morejón (born 28 March 1973) is a former tennis player from Ecuador who turned... more
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  • Agustín Delgado is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    BirthplaceImbabura, Ecuador

    Agustín Javier Delgado Chalá (born 23 December 1974 in Ambuquí, Imbabura) is a retired... more
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  • Otto Arosemena is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Otto Arosemena

    Dec. at 59 (1925-1984)

    BirthplaceGuayaquil, Ecuador

    Otto Arosemena Gómez (19 July 1925 – 20 April 1984) was President of Ecuador from 16 November... more
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  • Jamil Mahuad is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Jamil Mahuad

    Age: 71

    BirthplaceLoja, Ecuador

    Jorge Jamil Mahuad Witt (born July 29, 1949) is an Ecuadorian lawyer, academic and former... more
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  • Lucy Jaramillo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Lucy Jaramillo

    Age: 37

    BirthplaceBolívar Canton, Carchi, Ecuador

    Lucy Jaramillo is an athlete.
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  • Irina Falconi is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    BirthplacePortoviejo, Ecuador

    Irina Falconi (Spanish: Falconí; born May 4, 1990) is a professional American tennis player,... more
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  • Beatriz Parra Durango is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Beatriz Parra Durango

    Age: 80

    BirthplaceGuayaquil, Ecuador

    Beatriz Parra Durango (b. 1940) is an Ecuadorian classical soprano.
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  • Jose Adrian Sornoza is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Jose Adrian Sornoza

    Age: 28

    BirthplacePortoviejo, Ecuador

    Jose Adrian Sornoza is an athlete.
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  • Erika Chávez is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Erika Chávez

    Age: 30

    BirthplaceSan Lorenzo, Ecuador, Ecuador

    Érika Benilda Chávez Quinteros is an Ecuadorian sprinter.
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  • David Quiroz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    David Quiroz

    Age: 38

    BirthplaceGuayaquil, Ecuador

    Mario David Quiroz Villón (born September 8, 1982 in Guayaquil) is an Ecuadorian Association... more
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  • Eloy Alfaro is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Eloy Alfaro

    Dec. at 70 (1842-1912)

    BirthplaceMontecristi, Ecuador, Ecuador

    José Eloy Alfaro Delgado (June 25, 1842 – January 28, 1912) was an Ecuadorian politician who... more
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  • Ignacio de Veintemilla is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Ecuador

    Ignacio de Veintemilla

    Dec. at 80 (1828-1908)

    BirthplaceQuito, Ecuador

    Mario Ignacio Francisco Tomás Antonio de Veintemilla y Villacís (July 31, 1828 – July 19,... more
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