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Famous People From Honduras

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

This list below has a variety of people, like Mariano Acevedo and Maria Arita, in it.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Honduras?" or "Which celebrities were born in Honduras?" then this list is a great resource for you.
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Neyda Sandoval is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Age: 57

Birthplace: Minas de Oro, Honduras

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Henry Flores is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Age: 44

Birthplace: San Pedro Sula, Honduras

Henry Flores (born August 26, 1974 in San Pedro Sula, Honduras) is a professional American photographer who addresses modern pop culture. He founded Buzz Foto and Out Of Sight Media in 2006. ...more
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Virginia "Ginny&quo... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Dec. at 51 (1943-1994)

Birthplace: Guanaja, Honduras

Virginia Elenor Montes (1943 – October 6, 1994) was a civil rights activist and feminist who was the first Latina to become a national officer of the National Organization for Women.
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Carlo Costly is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Age: 36

Birthplace: San Pedro Sula, Honduras

Carlo Yaír Costly Molina (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈkaɾlo ˈkostli]; born 18 July 1982) is a Honduran footballer striker who is currently playing for C.D. Marathón. He was a member ...more
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Carlos Pavón is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Age: 45

Birthplace: El Progreso, Honduras

Carlos Alberto Pavón Plummer (born 9 October 1973 in El Progreso) is a retired Honduran football striker. He is most prominently related to Real España of the Liga Nacional de ...more
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Julio César Suazo... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Age: 40

Birthplace: La Ceiba, Honduras

Julio César Suazo Bernárdez (born 5 October 1978) is a retired Honduran football defender.
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Edgar Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Edgar Álvarez Age: 39

Birthplace: Puerto Cortés, Honduras

Édgar or Edgard Anthony Álvarez Reyes (born 9 January 1980 in Puerto Cortés) is a Honduran soccer player who currently plays for Platense in the Liga Nacional de ...more
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Walter Nahún L&oa... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Age: 41

Birthplace: Ocotepeque, Honduras

Walter Nahún López Cárdenas (1 September 1977 – 9 August 2015) was a Honduran football player.
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Edder Delgado is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Edder Delgado Age: 32

Birthplace: San Manuel, Honduras

Edder Gerardo Delgado Zerón (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈeðeɾ ˈðelɣaðo]; born 20 November 1986) is a Honduran international footballer who currently plays as a midfielder for ...more
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Orlin Peralta is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Orlin Peralta Age: 29

Birthplace: Guanaja, Honduras

Orlin Orlando Peralta Gonzáles (born 12 February 1990 in Guanaja) is a Honduran footballer who plays as a left back for F.C. Motagua.
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Luis Garrido is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Luis Garrido Age: 28

Birthplace: Juticalpa, Honduras

Luis Fernando Garrido (born 5 November 1990) is a Honduran footballer who plays for Alajuelense. Most often deployed as a defensive midfielder, he also plays for the Honduran national team.
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Alex Pineda Chacó... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Alex Pineda Chacón Age: 49

Birthplace: Santa Cruz de Yojoa, Honduras

Alex Mauricio Pineda Chacón (born 19 December 1969 in Santa Cruz de Yojoa) is a retired Honduran footballer.
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Mauricio Castro is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Mauricio Castro Age: 37

Birthplace: Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Mauricio Fernando Castro Matamoros (born August 11, 1981 in Tegucigalpa) is a Honduran footballer who currently plays for Atlético Choloma in the Honduran National League.
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Carlos Paez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Age: 40

Birthplace: Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Carlos Ernesto Paez de Oliveira Bustillo (born 29 May 1978) is a Honduran football midfielder who plays for Real Juventud.
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Lorena Vindel is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Lorena Vindel Age: 42

Birthplace: Honduras

Lorena Vindel is an actress.
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Hilder Colón is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Hilder Colón Age: 29

Birthplace: Puerto Cortés, Honduras

Hilder Jobany Colón Alvarez is a Honduran footballer who play as centre back for Real España in the Liga Nacional de Honduras.
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Andy Najar is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Age: 25

Birthplace: Choluteca, Honduras

Andy Ariel Najar Rodríguez ( nə-HAR; Spanish: [naˈxaɾ]; born 16 March 1993) is a Honduran footballer who plays for Anderlecht in the Belgian Pro League, and the Honduras national team.
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Carlos Will Mejía... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Carlos Will Mejía Age: 35

Birthplace: Omoa, Honduras

Carlos Will Mejía García (born September 29, 1983) is a Honduran football midfielder, who currently plays for Olimpia in the Honduran National League.
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Enrique Medrano is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Enrique Medrano

Birthplace: Honduras

Enrique Medrano is a screenwriter, film director and producer.
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Dionisio de Herrera is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Dionisio de Herrera Dec. at 69 (1781-1850)

Birthplace: Choluteca, Honduras

José Dionisio de la Trinidad de Herrera y Díaz del Valle (9 October 1781 in Choluteca, Honduras – 13 June 1850 in San Vicente, El Salvador) was a Liberal Honduran politician, head ...more
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Juan Manuel Cárca... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Juan Manuel Cárcamo Age: 44

Birthplace: San Pedro Sula, Honduras

Juan Manuel Cárcamo Flores (born 22 May 1974) is a retired Honduran football striker, who last played for Real Sociedad in the Honduran National League.
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Samuel Caballero is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Samuel Caballero Age: 44

Birthplace: Puerto Lempira, Honduras

Jorge Samuel Caballero Álvarez (American Spanish: [saˈmwel kaβaˈʝeɾo]; born 24 December 1974 in Puerto Lempira, Gracias a Dios department, Honduras) is a retired Honduran football ...more
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Fabio Ulloa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Fabio Ulloa Age: 42

Birthplace: Tela, Honduras

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Mario César Rodr&... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Mario César Rodríguez Age: 43

Birthplace: Potrerillos, Honduras

Mario César Rodríguez Madrid (born on July 31, 1975) is a retired Honduran football midfielder.
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Reynaldo Tilguath is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Honduras
Reynaldo Tilguath Age: 39

Birthplace: Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Reynaldo Antonio Tilguath Flores (born 4 August 1979 in Tegucigalpa, Honduras) is a Honduran footballer who currently as a midfielder for the Liga Nacional de Honduras club Olimpia.