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Famous People Named Fernando

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Who knew there were so many famous people named Fernando in the world? Our list of celebrities named Fernando 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 Fernandos 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 Fernando, actors named Fernando, and much more. Fernando Torres, Fernando Valenzuela, and Fernando Alonso are only a few of the well-known people named Fernando on this list.
  • Fernando Torres

    Fernando Torres

    Soccer Player


    BirthplaceFuenlabrada, Spain

    Fernando José Torres Sanz (Spanish pronunciation: [feɾˈnando ˈtores]; born 20 March 1984) is a...  more

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    #79 of 1,294 The Best Soccer Players of All Time#127 of 356 The Best Current Soccer Players

  • Fernando Valenzuela

    Fernando Valenzuela

    Baseball player



    Fernando Valenzuela Anguamea (Spanish pronunciation: [feɾˈnando βalenˈswela], born November 1,...  more

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    #61 of 511 The Best Baseball Players NOT in the Hall of Fame#240 of 582 The Greatest Baseball Players Of All Time

  • Fernando Alonso

    Fernando Alonso

    Race car driver


    BirthplaceOviedo, Spain

    Fernando Alonso Díaz audio (born 29 July 1981) is a Spanish racing driver and former Formula...  more
  • Fernando Pessoa

    Fernando Pessoa

    Poet, Literary critic

    AgeDec. at 47 (1888-1935)

    BirthplaceLisbon District, Portugal

    Fernando António Nogueira Pessoa (Portuguese: [fɨɾˈnɐ̃du pɨˈsoɐ]; 13 June 1888 – 30 November...  more

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    #262 of 1,172 The Best Writers of All Time#66 of 250 The Best Gay Authors

  • Fernando Redondo


    BirthplaceAdrogué, Argentina

    Fernando Carlos Redondo Neri (Spanish pronunciation: [feɾˈnando reˈðondo]; born 6 June 1969)...  more

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    #60 of 164 The Best Soccer Players of the '90s#45 of 138 The Greatest South American Footballers of All Time

  • Fernando Llorente

    Fernando Llorente

    Soccer Player


    BirthplacePamplona, Spain

    Fernando Javier Llorente Torres (Spanish pronunciation: [feɾˈnando ʎoˈɾente ˈtorːes]; born 26...  more
  • Fernando Hierro

    Fernando Hierro



    BirthplaceVélez-Málaga, Spain

    Fernando Ruiz Hierro (Spanish pronunciation: [feɾˈnando ˈʝero]; born 23 March 1968) is a...  more

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    #68 of 452 The Best Soccer Defenders of All Time#274 of 329 The Most Obnoxious Athletes

  • Fernando Rodney

    Fernando Rodney

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceSamaná, Dominican Republic

    Fernando Rodney (born March 18, 1977) is a Dominican–American professional baseball pitcher...  more
  • Fernando Vargas

    Fernando Vargas

    Actor, Professional Boxer


    BirthplaceOxnard, California, United States of America

    Fernando Javier Vargas (born December 7, 1977) is a Mexican-American former professional boxer...  more

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    #43 of 65 The Best Boxers of the 1990s#125 of 207 The Best Boxers of the 20th Century

  • Fernando Verdasco

    Fernando Verdasco

    Tennis player


    BirthplaceMadrid, Spain

    Fernando Verdasco Carmona (Spanish pronunciation: [feɾˈnando βeɾˈðasko kaɾˈmona]; (born 15...  more
  • Fernando Meirelles

    Fernando Meirelles

    Television director, Television producer


    BirthplaceSão Paulo, Brazil

    Fernando Ferreira Meirelles (born November 9, 1955) is a Brazilian film director, producer and...  more
  • Fernando Morientes


    BirthplaceCáceres, Spain

    Fernando Morientes Sánchez (Spanish pronunciation: [feɾˈnando moˈɾjentes ˈsantʃeθ]; born 5...  more
  • Fernando Luiz Roza


    BirthplaceLondrina, Brazil

    Fernandinho is the name of: Fernando Luiz Roza (born 1985), Brazilian footballer who plays as...  more
  • Fernando Lamas

    Fernando Lamas

    Television director, Actor

    AgeDec. at 67 (1915-1982)

    BirthplaceBuenos Aires, Argentina

    Fernando Álvaro Lamas y de Santos (January 9, 1916 – October 8, 1982) was an...  more
  • Fernando Rey

    Fernando Rey

    Actor, Voice acting

    AgeDec. at 77 (1917-1994)

    BirthplaceA Coruña, Spain

    Fernando Casado Arambillet (20 September 1917 – 9 March 1994), best known as Fernando Rey, was...  more
  • Fernando Peyroteo

    Fernando Peyroteo

    Fernando Baptista de Seixas Peyroteo de Vasconcelos (10 March 1918 – 28 November 1978) was a...  more
  • Fernando Viña

    Fernando Viña

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceSacramento, California

    Fernando Viña (pronounced VEEN-ya) (born April 16, 1969) is a retired Cuban-American Major...  more
  • Fernando Torres

    Fernando Torres

    Television director, Theatre Director

    AgeDec. at 81 (1927-2008)

    BirthplaceGuaçuí, Brazil

    Fernando Torres (November 14, 1927 – September 4, 2008) was a Brazilian actor and voice-over...  more
  • Fernando Muslera

    Fernando Muslera

    Soccer Player, Footballer


    BirthplaceBuenos Aires, Argentina

    Néstor Fernando Muslera Micol (Spanish: [feɾˈnando muzˈleɾa]; born 16 June 1986) is a...  more
  • Fernando de la Rúa

    Fernando de la Rúa

    Politician, Lawyer


    BirthplaceCórdoba, Argentina

    Fernando de la Rúa (15 September 1937 – 9 July 2019) was an Argentine politician of the...  more
  • Fernando Sor

    Fernando Sor

    Guitarist, Composer

    AgeDec. at 61 (1778-1839)

    BirthplaceBarcelona, Spain

    Fernando Sor (baptized 14 February 1778 – died 10 July 1839) was a Spanish classical guitarist...  more
  • Fernando Salas

    Fernando Salas

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceHuatabampo, Mexico

    Fernando Salas may refer to: Fernando Salas (baseball) (born 1985), Mexican professional...  more
  • Fernando Cabrera

    Fernando Cabrera

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceToa Baja, Puerto Rico

    Fernando José Cabrera (born November 16, 1981) is a professional baseball right-handed relief...  more
  • Fernando González

    Fernando González

    Tennis player


    BirthplaceSantiago, Chile

    Fernando Francisco González Ciuffardi (American Spanish: [feɾˈnando ɣonˈsales]; born 29 July...  more
  • Fernando Ortega

    BirthplaceAlbuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America

    Juan Fernando Ortega (born March 2, 1957) is a singer-songwriter in contemporary Christian...  more