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.
Birthplace: Guayaquil, EcuadorMichael Craig Judge (born October 17, 1962) is an Ecuadorian-born American animator,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Cuenca, EcuadorGuadalupe Larriva (July 28, 1956 – January 24, 2007) was an Ecuadorian politician. She was... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Guayaquil, EcuadorJaime Roldós Aguilera (November 5, 1940 – May 24, 1981) was 33rd President of Ecuador from... more on Wikipedia
María CapovillaDec. at 117 (1889-2006)
Birthplace: Guayaquil, EcuadorMaría Esther Heredia Lecaro de Capovilla, known internationally as María Capovilla (14... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Guayaquil, EcuadorVictor M. Medina is a production designer, actor and a film art director.
Birthplace: Guayaquil, EcuadorGerardo may refer to:
Birthplace: Guayaquil, EcuadorLeón Esteban Febres-Cordero Ribadeneyra (9 March 1931 – 15 December 2008), known in the... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Quito, EcuadorStephen Farris Saint (born January 30, 1951) is an Ecuadorian-born business entrepreneur,... more on Wikipedia
Delfín QuishpeAge: 42
Birthplace: Guamote, EcuadorDelfín Quishpe (also known as Delfin Hasta El Fin (Dolphin To The End)) (born December 1977... more on Wikipedia
Xavier CastroAge: 55
Birthplace: Guayaquil, EcuadorXavier Castro Muñoz (born 1965, Guayaquil, Ecuador) is an Ecuadorean attorney. He earned his... more on Wikipedia
Byron MorenoAge: 50
Birthplace: Quito, EcuadorByron Aldemar Moreno Ruales (born 23 November 1969) is an Ecuadorian former football referee... more on Wikipedia
Alex QuinonezAge: 31
Birthplace: Esmeraldas, EcuadorAlex Leonardo Quiñónez Martínez is an Ecuadorian sprinter who competes in the 100 metres and... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Cuenca, EcuadorJefferson Leonardo Pérez Quezada (born July 1, 1974 in Cuenca) is a retired Ecuadorian race... more on Wikipedia
Luis MorejónAge: 47
Birthplace: Guayaquil, EcuadorLuis Adrián Morejón (born 28 March 1973) is a former tennis player from Ecuador who turned... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Imbabura, EcuadorAgustín Javier Delgado Chalá (born 23 December 1974 in Ambuquí, Imbabura) is a retired... more on Wikipedia
Otto ArosemenaDec. at 59 (1925-1984)
Birthplace: Guayaquil, EcuadorOtto Arosemena Gómez (19 July 1925 – 20 April 1984) was President of Ecuador from 16 November... more on Wikipedia
Jamil MahuadAge: 71
Birthplace: Loja, EcuadorJorge Jamil Mahuad Witt (born July 29, 1949) is an Ecuadorian lawyer, academic and former... more on Wikipedia
Lucy JaramilloAge: 37
Birthplace: Bolívar Canton, Carchi, EcuadorLucy Jaramillo is an athlete.
Birthplace: Portoviejo, EcuadorIrina Falconi (Spanish: Falconí; born May 4, 1990) is a professional American tennis player,... more on Wikipedia
Beatriz Parra DurangoAge: 80
Birthplace: Guayaquil, EcuadorBeatriz Parra Durango (b. 1940) is an Ecuadorian classical soprano.
Jose Adrian SornozaAge: 28
Birthplace: Portoviejo, EcuadorJose Adrian Sornoza is an athlete.
Erika ChávezAge: 30
Birthplace: San Lorenzo, Ecuador, EcuadorÉrika Benilda Chávez Quinteros is an Ecuadorian sprinter.
David QuirozAge: 38
Birthplace: Guayaquil, EcuadorMario David Quiroz Villón (born September 8, 1982 in Guayaquil) is an Ecuadorian Association... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Montecristi, Ecuador, EcuadorJosé Eloy Alfaro Delgado (June 25, 1842 – January 28, 1912) was an Ecuadorian politician who... more on Wikipedia
Ignacio de VeintemillaDec. at 80 (1828-1908)
Birthplace: Quito, EcuadorMario Ignacio Francisco Tomás Antonio de Veintemilla y Villacís (July 31, 1828 – July 19,... more on Wikipedia