6.3k readers

Famous People Named Diego

Updated October 13, 2018 6.3k views94 items
Who knew there were so many famous people named Diego in the world? Our list of celebrities named Diego includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Diegos below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Diego, actors named Diego, and much more. Diego Maradona, Diego Forlán, and Diego Costa are only a few of the well-known people named Diego on this list.
  • Diego Maradona

    Diego Maradona

    Talk show host, Manager


    BirthplaceLanús, Argentina

    Diego Armando Maradona (30 October 1960 – 25 November 2020) was an Argentine retired... more on Wikipedia

    More Diego Maradona 

    #7 of 1,816 The Best Athletes Of All Time#157 of 583 The Greatest Entertainers of All Time

  • Diego Forlán

    Diego Forlán

    Soccer Player


    BirthplaceMontevideo, Uruguay

    Diego Martín Forlán Corazo (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈdjeɣo foɾˈlan]; born 19 May 1979) is a... more on Wikipedia

    More Diego Forlán 

    #124 of 1,310 The Best Soccer Players of All Time#227 of 356 The Best Current Soccer Players

  • Diego Costa

    Diego Costa



    BirthplaceLagarto, Brazil

    Diego da Silva Costa (Spanish: [ˈdjeɣo ða ˈsilβa ˈkosta], Portuguese: [ˈdʒjeɡu dɐ ˈsiwvɐ... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Luna

    Diego Luna

    Television producer, Film Producer


    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    Diego Luna Alexander (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈdjeɣo ˈluna aleksanˈdeɾ]; born December 29,... more on Wikipedia


    #25 of 53 The Best Latinx Actors and Actresses Under 40#18 of 29 Who Should Be The Next Wolverine?

  • Diego Godín

    Diego Godín



    BirthplaceRosario, Uruguay

    Diego Roberto Godín Leal (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈdjeɣo ɣoˈðin]; born 16 February 1986) is a... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Boneta

    Diego Boneta

    Actor, Singer


    BirthplaceMexico, Mexico City

    Diego Andrés González Boneta (November 29, 1990) is a Mexican singer and actor. He gained... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Miranda

    Diego Miranda

    Record producer, Disc jockey
    Diego Miranda is a Portuguese DJ and producer.
  • Diego Corrales

    Diego Corrales

    Professional Boxer

    AgeDec. at 30 (1977-2007)

    BirthplaceColumbia, South Carolina

    Diego "Chico" Corrales Jr. (August 25, 1977 – May 7, 2007) was an American professional boxer... more on Wikipedia

    More Diego Corrales 

    #104 of 207 The Best Boxers of the 20th Century#40 of 81 The Best Lightweight Boxers of All Time

  • Diego Milito

    Diego Milito



    BirthplaceBernal, Argentina, Argentina

    Diego Alberto Milito (born 12 June 1979) is an Argentine former professional footballer who... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Rivera

    Diego Rivera

    Muralist, Painter

    AgeDec. at 71 (1886-1957)

    BirthplaceGuanajuato, Mexico

    Diego María de la Concepción Juan Nepomuceno Estanislao de la Rivera y Barrientos Acosta y... more on Wikipedia

    More Diego Rivera 

    #412 of 1,355 The Greatest Minds of All Time#25 of 31 The Greatest Painters Of All Time

  • Diego Simeone

    Diego Simeone

    Manager, Footballer


    BirthplaceBuenos Aires, Argentina

    Diego Simeone is a football manager.


    #157 of 164 The Best Soccer Players of the '90s#4 of 38 The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers

  • Diego López Rodríguez


    BirthplaceParadela, Lugo, Spain

    Diego López Rodríguez (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈdjeɣo ˈlopeθ]; born 3 November 1981) is a... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Klattenhoff


    BirthplaceFrench River, Pictou County

    Diego Klattenhoff (born November 30, 1979) is a Canadian actor known for his portrayals of... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Velázquez

    AgeDec. at 61 (1599-1660)

    BirthplaceSeville, Spain

    Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez (Spanish: [ˈdjeɣo βeˈlaθkeθ]; baptized June 6, 1599 –... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Alves

    Diego Alves



    BirthplaceRio de Janeiro, Brazil

    Diego Alves Carreira (born 24 June 1985), known as Diego Alves, is a Brazilian professional... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Ribas da Cunha


    BirthplaceRibeirão Preto, São Paulo, Brazil

    Diego Ribas da Cunha (born 28 February 1985), commonly known as just Diego or Diego Ribas is a... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Lugano

    Diego Lugano



    BirthplaceCanelones, Uruguay, Uruguay

    Diego Alfredo Lugano Morena (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈdjeɣo luˈɣano]; (born 2 November 1980)... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Laynez
    Several spellings of his names (James, Jacob; Laines, Laynez, Lainez) are in use and some of... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Pereira Brandão is a Brazilian mixed martial artist currently fighting in the... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Zangado

    Diego Zangado

    Drummer, Percussionist


  • Diego Silang (Spanish: [ˈdjeɣo si.ˈlaŋg]): December 16, 1730 – May 28, 1763) was a Filipino... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Nunes
    Diego Torresean Nunes (born November 30, 1982) is a Brazilian mixed martial artist, currently... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Sanchez
    Diego Michael Sanchez (born December 31, 1981) is an American professional mixed martial... more on Wikipedia
  • Diego Cavalieri

    Diego Cavalieri

    Soccer Player


    BirthplaceSão Paulo, Brazil

    Diego Cavalieri (born 1 December 1982) is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a... more on Wikipedia