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Ever wondered how many famous people named Hugo there are? This list of celebrities named Hugo includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Hugos on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Hugo, actors named Hugo, and even athletes named Hugo. Well-known Hugos like Hugo Weaving, Hugo Lloris, and Hugo Chávez are just the start of this list.
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Hugo Weaving is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Actor, Voice acting
Hugo Wallace Weaving is an Australian-British film and stage actor. He is best known for his roles as Agent Smith in The Matrix trilogy and Elrond in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit film ...more

Hugo Lloris is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Footballer
Hugo Lloris is a French professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for English club Tottenham Hotspur and is the captain of the France national team. Lloris is described as a goalkeeper ...more

Hugo Chávez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Politician, Soldier
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

Hugo Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Soccer Player, Coach
Hugo Sánchez Márquez is a Mexican former professional footballer and manager. He began his career playing for Pumas de la UNAM in 1976, and briefly on loan to the San Diego Sockers ...more

Hugo Chavez is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Hugo

Hugo Grotius is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Politician, Jurist, Philosopher
Hugo Grotius, also known as Huig de Groot, Hugo Grocio or Hugo de Groot, was a jurist in the Dutch Republic. With Francisco de Vitoria and Alberico Gentili he laid the foundations for ...more

Hugo Black is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Politician, Jurist
Hugo Lafayette Black was an American politician and jurist. A member of the Democratic Party, Black represented Alabama in the United States Senate from 1927 to 1937, and served as an Associate ...more

Hugo Wolf is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Composer
Hugo Wolf was an Austrian composer of Slovene origin, particularly noted for his art songs, or Lieder. He brought to this form a concentrated expressive intensity which was unique in late ...more

Hugo Campagnaro is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Footballer
Hugo Armando Campagnaro is an Argentine footballer who plays as a centre back for Serie A club Internazionale. He has the nickname El Toro. A full international for Argentina since 2012, ...more

Hugo Speer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Actor, Film Director
Hugo Speer is an English actor.

Hugo Swire is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Hugo George William Swire is a British Conservative Party politician. He has been the Member of Parliament for East Devon since 2001. He is currently a Minister of State for the Foreign and ...more

Hugo Bezdek is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Coach, American football player
Hugo Francis Bezdek was a Czech American sports figure who played American football and was a coach of football, basketball, and baseball. He was the head football coach at the University of ...more

Hugo Münsterberg is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Psychologist, Scientist
Hugo Münsterberg was a German-American psychologist. He was one of the pioneers in applied psychology, extending his research and theories to Industrial/Organizational, legal, medical, ...more

Hugo Wieslander is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Karl Hugo Wieslander was a Swedish athlete, who competed in combined events. He set the inaugural world record in the pentathlon in Gothenburg, Sweden in 1911 with a score of 5516 points. The ...more

Hugo Banzer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Hugo Banzer Suárez was a Bolivian politician, military general, dictator and President of Bolivia. He held the Bolivian presidency twice: from 1971 to 1978, as a dictator; and then again ...more

Hugo Claus is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Painter, Poet, Screenwriter
Hugo Maurice Julien Claus was a leading Belgian author who published under his own name as well as various pseudonyms. Claus' literary contributions spanned the genres of drama, the novel, and ...more

Hugo del Carril is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Film Producer, Actor, Singer
Pierre Bruno Hugo Fontana otherwise known as Hugo del Carril was an Argentine film actor, film director and tango singer of the classic era.

Hugo Borchardt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Inventor
Hugo Borchardt was a firearms inventor and engineer, born in Magdeburg, Germany. He is known for his inventions of the Borchardt C-93 pistol and the Sharps-Borchardt Model 1878 rifle. In 1860 he ...more

Hugo Parisi is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Athlete
Hugo Pellicer Parisi is a male diver from Brazil, who competed at two consecutive Summer Olympics for his native country, starting in 2004. A member of Associação Peneira Olimpica ...more

Hugo Fox is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Hugo Fox was an American classical bassoonist. He also designed and manufactured bassoons and oboes. Fox studied the bassoon with Adolph Weiss, a member of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. In ...more

Hugo Haas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor
Hugo Haas was a Czech film actor, director and writer. He appeared in more than 60 films between 1926 and 1962, as well as directing 20 films between 1933 and 1962. He was born in Brno, Moravia, ...more

Hugo Stiglitz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor
Hugo Stiglitz is a Mexican actor. He was mostly famous in the 1970s and 1980s in Mexico after filming such film horror classics as Tintorera and La Noche de los mil gatos. He also filmed several ...more

Hugo Morales is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Hugo Morales Radio producer
Hugo Noé Morales is the Executive Director and co-founder of Radio Bilingüe Inc., the national Latino public radio network. Morales co-founded Radio Bilingue in 1976. He is ...more

Hugo Ballivián is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Hugo Ballivián Politician
Hugo Ballivián Rojas was de facto President of Bolivia between 1951 and 1952. A career military officer, he was Commander of the Bolivian Armed Forces when President Mamerto ...more

Hugo von Hofmannsthal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Hugo
Poet, Librettist, Novelist
Hugo Laurenz August Hofmann von Hofmannsthal, was an Austrian novelist, librettist, poet, dramatist, narrator, and essayist.