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

This list contains people like Undray Clark and Jessie Andrews.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Miami?" or "Which celebrities were born in Miami?" then this list is a great resource for you.
Eva Mendes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 44
Eva Mendes is an American actress, model, singer and designer. She began acting in the late 1990s, and after a series of roles in B movies such as Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror and ...more
Diora Baird is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 35
Diora Lynn Baird is an American actress and former model for Guess? who has appeared in films such as Wedding Crashers.
Perez Hilton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 40
Mario Armando Lavandeira, Jr., known professionally as Perez Hilton, is an American blogger, columnist and television personality. His blog, PerezHilton.com, is known for posts covering gossip ...more
Alexa Vega is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 30
Alexa Ellesse Pena Vega is an American actress and singer. She is best known for her role as Carmen Cortez in the Spy Kids film series and Shilo Wallace in the film Repo! The Genetic Opera. In ...more
Sidney Poitier is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 92
Sir Sidney Poitier, KBE, is a Bahamian-American actor, film director, author and diplomat. In 1964, Poitier became the first African-American to win an Academy Award for Best Actor, for his role ...more
Marco Rubio is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 47
Marco Antonio Rubio is the junior United States Senator from Florida, serving since January 2011. A member of the Republican Party, he previously served as Speaker of the Florida House of ...more
Brian Regan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 61
Brian Joseph Regan is an American stand-up comedian who uses observational, sarcastic, and self-deprecating humor. His performances are relatively clean as he refrains from profanity and ...more
Adolfo Constanzo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Miami
Dec. at 27 (1962-1989)
Adolfo de Jesús Constanzo was an American serial killer, drug dealer and cult leader. His nickname was El Padrino de Matamoros.
Crystal Renn is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 32
Crystal Renn is an American fashion model and author.
Steve Carlton is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 74
Steven Norman "Steve" Carlton, nicknamed "Lefty", is a former Major League Baseball left-handed pitcher. He pitched from 1965 to 1988 for six different teams in his career, ...more
Lisette Linares is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 48
Lisette Linares is a former contestant on the reality television show Survivor: Fiji.
June Summers is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 48
June Summers is an actress.
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 35
Franklin Delano "Frank" Gore is an American football running back for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League. He played college football for the University of Miami. ...more
Bob Vila is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 72
Bob Vila is a television director, author and presenter.
Trina is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 40
Katrina Laverne Taylor, better known by her stage name Trina, is an American rapper and model from Miami, Florida. Since then, she has released five moderately successful studio albums. XXL ...more
Blake Ross is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 33
Blake Aaron Ross is an American Software Engineer who is best known for his work as the co-creator of the Mozilla Firefox internet browser with Dave Hyatt. In 2005, he was nominated for Wired ...more
Trevor Ariza is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 33
Trevor Anthony Ariza (born June 30, 1985) is an American professional basketball player for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He won an NBA championship with ...more
Mary Stuart is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Miami
Dec. at 76 (1926-2002)
Mary Stuart was an American actress and singer/songwriter. She was born as Mary Stuart Houchins in Miami, Florida and grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where she graduated from Tulsa Central High ...more
Paul Jennings Hill is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Miami
Dec. at 49 (1954-2003)
Paul Jennings Hill was a convicted American murderer. Hill murdered abortion provider, Dr. John Britton, and Britton's bodyguard James Barrett in 1994. Hill was sentenced to death by lethal ...more
David Archuleta is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 28
David James Archuleta is an American singer-songwriter and actor. At ten years old, he won the children's division of the Utah Talent Competition leading to other television singing appearances. ...more
Alex Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 43
Alexander Emmanuel Rodriguez, nicknamed "A-Rod", is an American former professional baseball shortstop and third baseman. He played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the ...more
Lew Allen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Miami
Dec. at 85 (1925-2010)
Lew Allen, Jr. was a United States Air Force four-star General who served as the tenth Chief of Staff of the U.S. Air Force. As the Chief-of-Staff, Allen served as the senior uniformed Air Force ...more
Bruce Shoop is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Miami
age 51
Pedro José Greer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Miami
Pedro José Greer age 62
Dr. Pedro "Joe" Greer, Jr. is an American physician. He is Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs and Chair of the Department of Humanities, Health and Society at the Florida International ...more
DJ Uncle Al is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Miami
Dec. at 32 (1969-2001)
"DJ Uncle Al", born Albert Moss in Miami, Florida, was an American DJ. Moss was known for his trend setting and innovative abilities in music producing and broadcasting as well as his ...more