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Famous People Named Jorge 

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Ever thought about how many famous people named Jorge are out there? This list of celebrities named Jorge will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Jorges below include actors named Jorge and athletes named Jorge, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Jorge who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Jorges below include Jorge Posada, Jorge Luis Borges, and Jorge Rafael Videla.
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Jorge Posada is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Baseball player

Age: 47

Birthplace: Santurce, Puerto Rico

Jorge Rafael Posada Villeta (born August 17, 1971) is a Puerto Rican former professional baseball catcher who played 17 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the New York Yankees. Posada ...more

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Jorge Luis Borges is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Librarian, Poet, Novelist

Age: Dec. at 87 (1899-1986)

Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges Acevedo (; Spanish: [ˈboɾxes] (listen); 24 August 1899 – 14 June 1986) was an Argentine short-story writer, essayist, poet and translator, and a key figure in ...more

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Jorge Rafael Videla is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Politician, Military Officer

Age: Dec. at 88 (1925-2013)

Birthplace: Mercedes, Argentina

Jorge Rafael Videla (; Spanish: [ˈxoɾxe rafaˈel biˈðela]; August 2, 1925 – May 17, 2013) was a senior commander in the Argentine Army and dictator of Argentina from 1976 to 1981. He came to ...more
Jorge Campos is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Jorge

Age: 52

Birthplace: Acapulco, Mexico

Jorge Campos Navarrete (born 15 October 1966) is a retired Mexican footballer, who played as a goalkeeper and striker. A notable player of Mexico in the 1990s and early 2000s, Campos was an ...more

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Jorge de la Rosa is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Baseball player

Age: 37

Birthplace: Monterrey, Mexico

Jorge Alberto de la Rosa Gonzalez (born April 5, 1981) is a Mexican professional baseball pitcher who is a free agent. He has played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Milwaukee Brewers, ...more
Jorge Valdano is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Coach

Age: 63

Birthplace: Las Parejas, Argentina

Jorge Alberto Francisco Valdano Castellanos (born 4 October 1955) is an Argentine former footballer, coach and the former general manager of Real Madrid. He was born in Las Parejas, Santa Fe ...more
Jorge Bolet is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Pianist, Music pedagogue

Age: Died at 76 (1914-1990)

Birthplace: Havana, Cuba

Jorge Bolet (November 15, 1914 – October 16, 1990) was a Cuban-born American virtuoso pianist and teacher. Among his teachers were Leopold Godowsky, and Moriz Rosenthal – the latter an ...more
Jorge Garcia is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Comedian, Actor

Age: 45

Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America

Jorge Garcia (born April 28, 1973) is an American actor and comedian. He first came to public attention with his performance as Hector Lopez on the television show Becker, but is probably best ...more

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Jorge Eliécer Gai... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Politician, Lawyer

Age: Dec. at 45 (1903-1948)

Birthplace: Bogotá, Colombia

Jorge Eliécer Gaitán Ayala (January 23, 1903 – April 9, 1948) was a politician, a leader of a socialist movement in Colombia, a former Education Minister (1940) and Labor Minister ...more
Jorge González is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Basketball player, Wrestler

Age: Dec. at 44 (1966-2010)

Birthplace: El Colorado

Jorge González (January 31, 1966 – September 22, 2010) was an Argentine basketball player, professional wrestler and actor, better known for his appearances in World Championship ...more
Jorge Soler is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Baseball player

Age: 26

Birthplace: Havana, Cuba

Jorge Carlos Soler Castillo (born February 25, 1992) is a Cuban-born professional baseball outfielder for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball (MLB). Soler played for the Cuban ...more

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Jorge Sampaio is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Politician, Lawyer

Age: 79

Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal

Jorge Fernando Branco de Sampaio, GColTE, GCIH, GColL (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈʒɔɾʒ(ɨ) sɐ̃ˈpaju] (listen)) (born 18 September 1939) is a Portuguese lawyer and politician who was the 18th ...more
Jorge Paulo Lemann is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Businessperson

Age: 79

Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Jorge Paulo Lemann (born August 26, 1939) is a Swiss Brazilian businessman. As of June 2019, Lemann was ranked as the 36th richest person in the world by Bloomberg, with an estimated net worth ...more
Jorge Arce is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Professional Boxer

Age: 39

Birthplace: Los Mochis, Mexico

Jorge Armando Arce Armenta (; born July 27, 1979), best known as Jorge Arce, is a Mexican former professional boxer who competed from 1996 to 2014. He is a multiple-time world champion, and the ...more
Jorge Lorenzo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Motorcycle Racer

Age: 31

Birthplace: Palma, Majorca, Spain

Jorge Lorenzo Guerrero (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈxoɾxe loˈɾenθo ɣeˈreɾo]; born 4 May 1987) is a professional Spanish Grand Prix motorcycle road racer. He is the 2006 and 2007 250cc World ...more
Jorge Ben Jor is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Film Score Composer, Musician, Singer-songwriter

Age: 73

Birthplace: DVD Region 4, Rio de Janeiro, South America, Brazil, Rio de Janeiro

Jorge Duilio Lima Menezes (born March 22, 1942), is a Brazilian popular musician, performing under the stage name Jorge Ben Jor since the 1980s, though commonly known by his former stage name ...more
Jorge Carpio Nicolle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Jorge

Age: Dec. at 61 (1932-1993)

Jorge Carpio Nicolle (October 24, 1932 – July 3, 1993) was a prominent Guatemalan politician and newspaper publisher. He was the founder of the Unión del Centro Nacional (National ...more
Jorge Montesi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Television director, Actor, Film Director

Age: 70

Birthplace: Puente Alto, Chile

Jorge Montesi is a film and television director and actor.
Jorge Cantú is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Baseball player

Age: 37

Birthplace: McAllen, Texas

Jorge Luís Cantú Guzmán (born January 30, 1982) is an American-born Mexican professional baseball infielder for the Diablos Rojos del México of the Mexican League. He ...more
Jorge Amado is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Poet, Professor, Novelist

Age: Dec. at 89 (1912-2001)

Birthplace: Itabuna, Brazil

Jorge Leal Amado de Faria (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈʒɔʁʒi lɛˈaw ɐˈmadu dʒi fɐˈɾi.ɐ], 10 August 1912 – 6 August 2001) was a Brazilian writer of the modernist school. He remains the best known of ...more
Jorge Orta is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Baseball player

Age: 68

Birthplace: Mazatlán, Mexico

Jorge Orta Núñez (born November 26, 1950) is a Mexican former professional baseball second baseman and outfielder. He played fifteen seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) from ...more
Jorge Costa is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Coach, Footballer

Age: 47

Birthplace: Porto, Portugal

Jorge Paulo Costa Almeida (born 14 October 1971), known as Costa, is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a central defender, and is the manager of Indian club Mumbai City FC. Nicknamed ...more
Jorge González is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Singer

Age: 54

Birthplace: San Miguel, Chile, Chile

Jorge Humberto González Ríos (born 6 December 1964) is a famous Chilean singer, who's best known for being the leader, vocalist, writer and bassist of the band "Los ...more
Jorge Luke is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Jorge
Musician, Actor

Age: Dec. at 70 (1942-2012)

Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico

Jorge Luke was an actor and musician.
Jorge Masvidal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Jorge

Age: 34

Birthplace: Miami, Florida

Jorge Masvidal (born November 12, 1984) is an American mixed martial artist currently competing in the UFC's welterweight division. A professional since 2003, he has also competed for Bellator, ...more