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Famous People From Miami

Updated June 8, 2017 13.6k views971 items

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.
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  • Eva Mendes

    Eva Mendes

    Age: 41

    BirthplaceUSA, Florida, Miami

    Eva de la Caridad Méndez (born March 5, 1974), known professionally as Eva Mendes (), is an... more on Wikipedia

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  • Diora Baird

    BirthplaceUSA, Florida, Miami

    Diora Lynn Baird (born April 6, 1983) is an American actress and former model for Guess? who... more on Wikipedia

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  • Perez Hilton

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

    Mario Armando Lavandeira Jr. (born March 23, 1978), known professionally as Perez Hilton is an... more on Wikipedia

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  • Alexa Vega

    Alexa Vega

    Age: 32

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

    Alexa PenaVega (née Vega; August 27, 1988) is an American actress and singer. She is known for... more on Wikipedia

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  • Sidney Poitier

    BirthplaceUSA, Florida, Miami

    Sir Sidney Poitier, (; born February 20, 1927) is a Bahamian-American actor and film... more on Wikipedia

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  • Marco Rubio

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, USA

    Marco Antonio Rubio (born May 28, 1971) is an American politician serving as the senior United... more on Wikipedia

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  • Brian Regan

    Brian Regan

    Age: 63

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

    Brian Joseph Regan () (born June 2, 1958) is an American stand-up comedian who uses... more on Wikipedia

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  • Adolfo Constanzo

    Adolfo Constanzo

    Dec. at 27 (1962-1989)

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

    Adolfo de Jesús Constanzo (November 1, 1962 – May 6, 1989) was an American serial killer, drug... more on Wikipedia

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  • Crystal Renn

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

    Crystal Renn (born June 18, 1986, in Miami, Florida) is an American fashion model and author.
  • Steve Carlton

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

    Steven Norman Carlton (born December 22, 1944), nicknamed "Lefty", is a former Major League... more on Wikipedia

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  • Lisette Linares

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

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  • June Summers

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

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  • Frank Gore

    Frank Gore

    Age: 37

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

    Franklin Delano "Frank" Gore (born May 14, 1983) is an American football running back for the... more on Wikipedia

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  • Bob Vila

    Bob Vila

    Age: 74

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

    Robert Joseph Vila (born June 20, 1946) is an American home improvement television show host... more on Wikipedia
  • Trina

    Trina

    Age: 41

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

    Katrina Laverne Taylor (born December 3, 1974), better known by her stage name Trina, is an... more on Wikipedia

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  • Blake Ross

    Blake Ross

    Age: 35

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

    Blake Aaron Ross (born June 12, 1985) is an American software engineer who is best known for... more on Wikipedia
  • Trevor Ariza

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

    Trevor Anthony Ariza (born June 30, 1985) is an American professional basketball player for... more on Wikipedia

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  • Mary Stuart

    Mary Stuart

    Dec. at 76 (1926-2002)

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

    Mary Stuart (born Mary Houchins; July 4, 1926 – February 28, 2002) was an American actress,... more on Wikipedia
  • Paul Jennings Hill

    Paul Jennings Hill

    Dec. at 49 (1954-2003)

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

    Paul Jennings Hill (February 6, 1954 – September 3, 2003) was an American minister convicted... more on Wikipedia
  • David Archuleta

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

    David James Archuleta (born December 28, 1990) is an American singer-songwriter and actor. At... more on Wikipedia

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  • Alex Rodriguez

    BirthplaceWashington Heights, New York City, New York, United States of America

    Alexander Emmanuel Rodriguez (born July 27, 1975), nicknamed "A-Rod", is an American former... more on Wikipedia

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  • Lew Allen

    Lew Allen

    Dec. at 85 (1925-2010)

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

    Lew Allen, Jr. (September 30, 1925 – January 4, 2010) was a United States Air Force four-star... more on Wikipedia
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  • Pedro José Greer

    Pedro José Greer

    Age: 64

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

    Pedro José Greer Jr. (born June 15, 1956 in Miami, Florida) is an American physician of Cuban... more on Wikipedia
  • DJ Uncle Al

    DJ Uncle Al

    Dec. at 32 (1969-2001)

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

    "DJ Uncle Al", born Albert Moss in Miami, Florida, was an American DJ. Moss was known for his... more on Wikipedia

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