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Famous People Named Jose

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If your name is Jose, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Jose, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Jose can you think of? The famous Joses below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Jose, athletes named Jose, and even political figures named Jose. The music industry is no stranger to the name Jose, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Jose are worth mentioning? This list includes Jose Canseco, José Reyes, José Calderón and José Bautista. To read more about these notable people named Jose, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
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  • Jose Canseco is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceHavana, Cuba

    José Canseco Capas Jr. (born July 2, 1964), is a Cuban-American former Major League Baseball... more on Wikipedia

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    #458 of 582 The Greatest Baseball Players Of All Time#68 of 104 The Greatest Throwing Arms of All Time

  • José Reyes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceBarahona, Dominican Republic

    José Ariel Reyes Ramírez (born February 26, 1983 in Barahona, Dominican Republic) is a former... more on Wikipedia
  • José Calderón is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceVillanueva de la Serena, Spain

    José Manuel Calderón Borrallo (born September 28, 1981) is a Spanish professional basketball... more on Wikipedia

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    #59 of 107 The Best Foreign NBA Players of All Time#46 of 136 The Best European NBA Players of All Time

  • José Bautista is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceSanto Domingo, Dominican Republic

    José Antonio Bautista Santos (born October 19, 1980) is a Dominican professional baseball... more on Wikipedia

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    #210 of 273 The Top Current Baseball Players#58 of 152 The Greatest Hispanic MLB Players Ever

  • Jose Bautista is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Jose
    José Antonio Bautista Santos (born October 19, 1980) is a Dominican professional baseball... more on Wikipedia
  • José Ferrer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    José Ferrer

    Dec. at 80 (1912-1992)

    BirthplaceSan Juan, Puerto Rico

    José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón (January 8, 1912 – January 26, 1992), known as José... more on Wikipedia

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    #463 of 1,030 The Best Actors in Film History#204 of 234 Which Actor Would You Bring Back for One Final Movie?

  • José Altuve is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceMaracay, Venezuela

    José Carlos Altuve (born May 6, 1990) is a Venezuelan professional baseball second baseman for... more on Wikipedia
  • José Calderón is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Jose
  • José Juan Barea is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceMayagüez, Puerto Rico

    José Juan "J. J." Barea Mora (born June 26, 1984) is a Puerto Rican professional basketball... more on Wikipedia

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    #105 of 213 The Best White Players in NBA History#87 of 102 The Most Likable Players In The NBA Today

  • José Valverde is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceSan Pedro de Macorís, Dominican Republic

    José Rafael Valverde (born March 24, 1978) is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher who is... more on Wikipedia

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    #297 of 329 The Most Obnoxious Athletes#26 of 55 The Greatest Arizona Diamondbacks of All Time

  • José Enrique Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceValencia, Spain

    José Enrique Sánchez Díaz (Spanish pronunciation: [xoˈse enˈrike ˈsantʃeθ ˈði.aθ]; born 23... more on Wikipedia
  • Jose Manalo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceManila, Philippines

    Ariel Pagtalonia Manalo (born February 12, 1966 in Manila), better known as Jose Manalo, is a... more on Wikipedia
  • José Feliciano is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    José Feliciano

    Age: 75

    BirthplaceLares, Puerto Rico

    José Monserrate Feliciano García (born September 10, 1945), better known simply as José... more on Wikipedia

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    #172 of 542 The Greatest Guitarists Of All Time#658 of 1,891 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

  • José Cruz is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    José Cruz

    Age: 73

    BirthplaceArroyo, Puerto Rico

    José Cruz Dilan (born August 8, 1947) is a former Major League Baseball outfielder. He is also... more on Wikipedia
  • José Fernández is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    José Fernández

    Age: 28

    BirthplaceSanta Clara, Cuba

    José D. Fernández is a Cuban professional baseball pitcher for the Miami Marlins of Major... more on Wikipedia
  • José Nápoles is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceSantiago de Cuba, Cuba

    José Ángel Nápoles, nicknamed Mantequilla ("Butter", referring to his smooth boxing style),... more on Wikipedia

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    #100 of 178 The Best Boxers of All Time#20 of 49 The Best Welterweight Boxers of All Time

  • José González is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceGothenburg, Sweden

    José González or Jose Gonzalez may refer to:

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    #14 of 180 The Best Indie Folk Bands & Artists#19 of 76 The Best Acoustic Bands and Artists of All Time

  • José Leandro Andrade is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    José Leandro Andrade

    Dec. at 56 (1901-1957)

    BirthplaceSalto, Uruguay

    José Andrade may refer to: José Antonio Andrade, Spanish colonel José Leandro Andrade... more on Wikipedia

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    #162 of 1,310 The Best Soccer Players of All Time#100 of 137 The Greatest South American Footballers of All Time

  • José Fernández is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceLa Vega, Dominican Republic

    José Fernández may refer to:
  • José Mourinho is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceSetúbal, Portugal

    José Mário dos Santos Mourinho Félix, GOIH (Portuguese pronunciation: [ʒuˈzɛ moˈɾiɲu]; born 26... more on Wikipedia
  • José Carreras is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceBarcelona, Spain

    Josep Maria Carreras i Coll (Catalan: [ʒuˈzɛb məˈɾi.ə kəˈreɾəs i ˈkɔʎ]; born 5 December 1946),... more on Wikipedia

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    #141 of 153 The Greatest Opera Singers of All Time#32 of 80 The Greatest Living Opera Singers

  • José Luis Chilavert is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceLuque, Paraguay

    José Luis Félix Chilavert González (Spanish pronunciation: [xoseˈlwis tʃilaˈβeɾt ɣonˈsales];... more on Wikipedia

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    #53 of 164 The Best Soccer Players of the '90s#58 of 103 Coolest Soccer Players

  • José Vidro is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    BirthplaceMayagüez, Puerto Rico

    José Angel Vidro (born August 27, 1974) is a Puerto-Rican born former Major League Baseball... more on Wikipedia
  • José Mesa is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    José Mesa

    Age: 54

    BirthplacePueblo Viejo, Azua, Dominican Republic

    José Ramón Nova Mesa (Spanish: [xoˈse ˈmesa]; born May 22, 1966) is a Dominican professional... more on Wikipedia
  • José Saramago is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Jose

    José Saramago

    Dec. at 88 (1922-2010)

    BirthplaceAzinhaga, Portugal

    José de Sousa Saramago, GColSE (Portuguese: [ʒuˈzɛ ðɨ ˈsozɐ sɐɾɐˈmaɣu]; 16 November 1922 – 18... more on Wikipedia
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