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

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If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Venezuela?" or "Which celebrities were born in Venezuela?" then this list is a great resource for you.

Hugo Chávez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
Dec. at 59 (1954-2013) Hugo Rafael Chávez Frías was a Venezuelan politician and the President of Venezuela from 1999 until his death in 2013. He was the leader of the Fifth Republic Movement from its ...more

Dayana Mendoza is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 32 Dayana Sabrina Mendoza Moncada is a Venezuelan actress, model and beauty queen who won Miss Universe 2008. She previously won Miss Venezuela 2007 on September 13, 2007 in Caracas.

Antonio José de Sucre is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
Dec. at 35 (1795-1830) Antonio José de Sucre y Alcalá, known as the "Gran Mariscal de Ayacucho", was a Venezuelan independence leader. Sucre was one of Simón Bolívar's closest ...more

Miguel Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 35 José Miguel Cabrera Torres, commonly known as Miguel Cabrera and nicknamed "Miggy", is a Venezuelan professional baseball first baseman who plays for the Detroit Tigers of Major ...more

Aída Yéspica is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 36 Aída María Yéspica Jaime is a Venezuelan television personality, model, and former beauty pageant contestant.

Simón Bolívar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
Dec. at 47 (1783-1830) Simón José Antonio de la Santísima Trinidad Bolívar y Palacios Ponte y Blanco, commonly known as Simón Bolívar, was a Venezuelan statesman and military ...more

Rita Verreos is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 50 Rita Rosina Verreos is a Latin American beauty pageant coach, model, actress, and former reality television contestant.

Reynaldo Hahn is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
Dec. at 73 (1874-1947) Reynaldo Hahn was a Venezuelan, naturalised French, composer, conductor, music critic, diarist, theatre director, and salon singer. Best known as a composer of songs, he wrote in the French ...more

Gabriela Vergara is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 44 Gabriela Vergara Aranguren is an actress and model. She is best known as the 3rd runner-up in Miss Venezuela 1996. In 1997, she started acting in many telenovelas like Destino de Mujer as ...more

Francys Sudnicka is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 39 Francys Mayela Sudnicka is a Venezuelan model of Polish ancestry. She was born in the city of Valencia, Venezuela and lived in Poland until her adolescence. She then moved back to Valencia, ...more

Alicia Machado is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 42 Yoseph Alicia Machado Fajardo is a Venezuelan actress, TV Host, singer and beauty queen who won Miss Universe 1996. She was the fourth woman from Venezuela to be named Miss Universe.

Christina Dieckmann is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 41 Christina Dieckmann Jiménez is a Venezuelan model, actress, who participated in Miss Venezuela 1997 where she won a chance to go to Miss World. She then became a model and has worked for ...more

Félix Hernández is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 32 Félix Abraham Hernández García, nicknamed "King Félix", is a Venezuelan professional baseball starting pitcher for the Seattle Mariners of Major League ...more

Gabriella Ferrari is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 27 Gabriella Ferrari Peirano is a Venezuelan beauty pageant titleholder. At the Miss Venezuela 2011 pageant she placed 2nd to Irene Esser, earning the title Miss Venezuela Mundo. She represented ...more

Jessica de Abreu is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 28 Jéssica de Abreu Faría is a Venezuelan model and beauty pageant titleholder. She was born in Caracas, Venezuela on April 10, 1990. She represented Apure state in the 2007 Miss

Vanessa Peretti is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 32 Vanessa Jackeline Gómez Peretti is a model and Miss Venezuela International 2006. She is 1.80 m tall. Peretti was the first deaf woman to compete in the Miss Venezuela pageant, when she ...more

María de Luz Da Silva is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 28 María De Luz Da Silva Dos Santos, is a modelo and a pageant titleholder who was represented Mérida state in the Miss Venezuela 2009 pageant on September 24, 2009, and placed in the ...more

Andrea Milroy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 34 Andrea María Milroy Díaz is a pageant titleholder, was born in Caracas, Venezuela on April 4, 1984. She was the official representative of Venezuela to the Miss World 2004 pageant ...more

Sara Angelini is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 32 Sara Johanna Angelini Giacche is a model and pageant titleholder. She was represented the Yaracuy state in the Miss Venezuela 2006 pageant, on September 14, 2006. Angelini competed in the Sambil ...more

Irene Esser is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 27 Irene Sofía Esser Quintero is a Venezuelan actress and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Venezuela 2011. Esser grew up in Río Caribe, Sucre, Venezuela. She ...more

Osmariel Villalobos is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 30 Osmariel Maholi Villalobos Atencio is a Venezuelan TV show host, model and Venezuelan beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Earth Venezuela in 2011. She represented Venezuela in Miss ...more

Aymar Aristiguieta is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 35 Aymar Aristiguieta is a model and pageant titleholder, born in Valencia, Venezuela on November, 1983, and grew up in Barquisimeto, Venezuela. Aristiguieta was represented the Lara state in the ...more

José Castillo is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 37 José Castillo is a Venezuelan professional baseball infielder for the Olmecas de Tabasco of the Mexican League. He has also played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, San Francisco Giants, ...more

Dave Concepción is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 70 David Ismael "Dave" Concepción Benitez, is a former shortstop in Major League Baseball. In 2007 the Cincinnati Reds retired jersey number 13 in honor of Concepción's

Keidy Moreno is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Venezuela
age 35 Keidy Zoraida Moreno Marín is a Venezuelan model.