Famous People From Philippines

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

List people include Danny Sillada, Angelo Verheye and many more.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Philippines?" or "Which celebrities were born in Philippines?" then this list is a great resource for you.
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    • Birthplace: U.S. Naval Base Subic Bay, Philippines
    Louis Diamond Phillips (born February 17, 1962) is an American actor and director. His breakthrough came when he starred as Ritchie Valens in the biographical drama film La Bamba (1987). For the ...more
    • Birthplace: Manila, Philippines
    Imelda Romualdez Marcos (born Imelda Trinidad Romualdez; 2 July 1929) is a Filipino politician who was First Lady of the Philippines for 21 years, during which she and her husband are widely believed ...more
    • Birthplace: Santa Maria, Philippines
    Angelica Locsin Colmenares (born April 23, 1985) is a Filipina television and film actress, commercial model, film producer and fashion designer. She came to prominence for her television roles as ...more
    • Birthplace: Quezon City, Philippines
    Mara Hautea Schnittka (; born March 19, 1995), known professionally as Julia Montes, is a Filipino actress of German descent. She began acting as a child on television by playing guest roles and ...more
    • Birthplace: Cabanatuan, Philippines
    Kathryn Chandria Manuel Bernardo (born March 26, 1996) is a Filipina actress, model and recording artist. She became known for her role as Mara in the hit TV series Mara Clara (2010–2011). She has ...more
    • Birthplace: Manila, Philippines
    Benigno Simeon Cojuangco Aquino III (born February 8, 1960) is a Filipino politician who served as the 15th President of the Philippines from 2010 until 2016. Aquino is a fourth-generation politician ...more