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Famous People Named Julio

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Who knew there were so many famous people named Julio in the world? Our list of celebrities named Julio 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 Julios 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 Julio, actors named Julio, and much more. Julio Jones, Julio César Chávez, and Julio Iglesias are only a few of the well-known people named Julio on this list.
  • Julio Jones

    American football player


    BirthplaceFoley, Alabama

    Quintorris Lopez "Julio" Jones (; born February 8, 1989) is an American football wide receiver for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Alabama,...  more

    #39 of 1,323 The Best Football Players Ever#4 of 95 The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Football Players of All Time#7 of 214 The Best Wide Receivers of All Time

  • Julio César Chávez

    Professional Boxer


    BirthplaceCiudad Obregón, Mexico

    Julio César Chávez González (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈxuljo ˈsesaɾ ˈtʃaβez ɣonˈsales]; born July 12, 1962), also known as Julio César Chávez Sr., is a Mexican former professional boxer who competed...  more

    #18 of 207 The Best Boxers of the 20th Century#7 of 65 The Best Boxers of the 1990s#10 of 178 The Best Boxers of All Time

  • Julio Iglesias

    Songwriter, Singer-songwriter


    BirthplaceMadrid, Spain

    Julio José Iglesias de la Cueva (born 23 September 1943) is a Spanish singer, songwriter and former professional footballer. Iglesias is recognized as the most commercially successful Continental...  more

    The Best Julio Iglesias Albums of All Time#835 of 1,891 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time#137 of 206 The Greatest Male Pop Singers of All Time

  • Julio Franco

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceHato Mayor Province, Dominican Republic

    Julio César Franco Robles (born August 23, 1958), is a Dominican former professional baseball player and coach, who is a hitting coach for the farm team of the Lotte Giants of the Korea Baseball...  more
  • Age42

    BirthplaceDuque de Caxias, Brazil

    Júlio César Soares de Espíndola (born 3 September 1979), known as Júlio César (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈʒuliu ˈsɛzɐʁ]), is a Brazilian former professional footballer who played as a...  more

    #53 of 176 The Best Soccer Goalies of All Time#60 of 247 The Best Soccer Players From Brazil

  • Julio Teherán

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceCartagena, Colombia

    Julio Alberto Teherán Pinto (born January 27, 1991) is a Colombian professional baseball pitcher for the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the Atlanta Braves and...  more
  • Julio César Romero Insfrán (born 28 August 1960 in Luque, Paraguay), nicknamed Romerito, is a former football midfielder from Paraguay, considered among the best players in Paraguayan football...  more

    #243 of 1,185 The Best Soccer Players of All Time#129 of 146 The Greatest South American Footballers of All Time

  • Julio Cortázar

    Poet, Novelist

    AgeDec. at 69 (1914-1984)

    BirthplaceBrussels, Ixelles, Belgium

    Julio Cortázar, born Julio Florencio Cortázar American Spanish: [ˈxuljo koɾˈtasaɾ] (listen); (26 August 1914 – 12 February 1984) was an Argentine novelist, short story writer, and essayist. Known as...  more
  • Julio César Chávez, Jr.

    Professional Boxer


    BirthplaceCuliacán, Mexico

    Julio César Chávez Carrasco (born February 16, 1986), best known as Julio César Chávez Jr., is a Mexican professional boxer who held the WBC middleweight title from 2011 to 2012. He is the son of...  more

    #64 of 72 The Best Middleweight Boxers of All Time#39 of 74 The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now#43 of 67 The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

  • Julio Antonio Mella McPartland (25 March 1903 – 10 January 1929) was a founder of the "internationalized" Cuban Communist Party. Mella studied law in the University of Havana until he was expelled...  more
  • Julio Salinas Fernández (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈxuljo saˈlinas feɾˈnandeθ]; born 11 September 1962) is a Spanish retired footballer who played during the 1980s and 1990s. A tall, lanky centre...  more
  • AgeDec. at 62 (1955-2017)

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, USA

    Julio Oscar Mechoso (May 31, 1955 – November 25, 2017) was a Cuban American actor....  more
  • Julio Lugo

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceBarahona, Dominican Republic

    Julio Cesar Lugo (born November 16, 1975) is a Dominican former professional baseball shortstop. Lugo is the older brother of baseball pitcher Ruddy Lugo. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for...  more
  • Julio Cervera Baviera

    Inventor, Engineer


    BirthplaceSegorbe, Spain

    Julio Cervera Baviera (26 January 1854 – 24 June 1927) was a Spanish engineer, pioneer in the development of radio, educator, explorer, and military man. He also authored various scientific and...  more
  • AgeDec. at 41 (1894-1935)

    BirthplaceBatac, Philippines

    Julio Nalundasan (July 21, 1894 – 20 September 1935, Batac, Ilocos Norte) was a Filipino politician who was one of the political rivals of Ilocos Norte politician Mariano Marcos, father of Ferdinand...  more
  • Julio Cedillo

    Film Producer, Screenwriter


    BirthplaceMexico, Durango

    Julio César Cedillo is a Mexican-American actor, best known for the title role in the 2005 film The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada....  more
  • Julio Cruz

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Julio Luis Cruz (born December 2, 1954), is a former professional baseball player who played second baseman in the Major Leagues from 1977–1986. Cruz attended Redlands High School in Southern...  more
  • Júlio Dantas

    Poet, Politician

    AgeDec. at 86 (1876-1962)

    BirthplaceLagos, Portugal

    Júlio Dantas, GCC (1876 in Lagos – 1962 in Lisboa) was a Portuguese doctor, poet, journalist, politician, diplomat and dramatist....  more
  • Julio Mañón

    Baseball player


    Julio Alberto Mañón [mah'-nion] (born June 10, 1973 in San Antonio de Guerra, Dominican Republic) is a former professional baseball relief pitcher....  more
  • Julio Medem

    Film Producer, Screenwriter


    BirthplaceEurope, Donostia / San Sebastián, Guipuscoa, Basque Country, Southern Europe

    Julio Medem Lafont Sanjuán Mendizabal (born 21 October 1958) is a Spanish screenwriter and film director....  more
  • Julio Dinero



    Brian Wohl (born April 14, 1972) is an American retired professional wrestler, better known for his ring name Julio Dinero. His real name is sometimes mistakenly given as Brian Wall....  more
  • Age42

    BirthplacePuerto Cortés, Honduras

    Julio César de León Dailey (American Spanish: [ˈxuljo ˈsesaɾ ðe leˈon]; born 13 September 1979) is a Honduran footballer who currently plays for Olancho F.C. in the Honduran Liga Nacional de Ascenso...  more
  • Julio González

    Julio González i Pellicer (21 September 1876 - 27 March 1942) was a Spanish sculptor and painter who developed the expressive use of iron as a medium for modern sculpture....  more
  • AgeDec. at 71 (1843-1914)

    BirthplaceSan Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina

    Alejo Julio Argentino Roca Paz (July 17, 1843 – October 19, 1914) was an army general who served as 8th President of Argentina from 12 October 1880 to 12 October 1886 and 13th from 12 October 1898 to...  more
  • Julio César Turbay Ayala

    Politician, Diplomat

    AgeDec. at 89 (1916-2005)

    BirthplaceBogotá, Colombia

    Julio César Turbay Ayala (18 June 1916 – 13 September 2005) was a Colombian lawyer who served as the 25th President of Colombia from 1978 to 1982. He also held the positions of Foreign Minister and...  more
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