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Famous People Named Roberto 

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Who knew there were so many famous people named Roberto in the world? Our list of celebrities named Roberto 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 Robertos 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 Roberto, actors named Roberto, and much more. Roberto Clemente, Roberto Carlos, and Roberto Firmino are only a few of the well-known people named Roberto on this list.
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Roberto Clemente is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Baseball player

Age: Dec. at 38 (1934-1972)

Birthplace: San Antón

Roberto Enrique Clemente Walker (Spanish pronunciation: [roˈβeɾto enˈrike kleˈmente (g)walˈkeɾ]; August 18, 1934 – December 31, 1972) was a Puerto Rican professional baseball right fielder who ...more

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#27 of 255 The Best Players in the Baseball Hall of Fame #601 of 753 People We Wish Were Still Alive #21 of 582 The Greatest Baseball Players Of All Time

Roberto Carlos is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Footballer

Age: 45

Birthplace: Garça, Brazil

Roberto Carlos da Silva Rocha (born 10 April 1973), more commonly known simply as Roberto Carlos, is a Brazilian retired professional footballer who now works as a football ambassador. He ...more

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#1,201 of 1,820 The Best Athletes Of All Time #16 of 1,310 The Best Soccer Players of All Time #33 of 452 The Best Soccer Defenders of All Time

Roberto Firmino is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Footballer

Age: 27

Birthplace: Maceió, Brazil

Roberto Firmino Barbosa de Oliveira is a Brazilian international footballer who plays professionally for German club 1899 Hoffenheim, as an attacking midfielder. Starting his career with ...more

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#374 of 1,310 The Best Soccer Players of All Time #8 of 155 Who's the Best Player in the Premier League? #50 of 356 The Best Current Soccer Players

Roberto Baggio is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Footballer

Age: 52

Birthplace: Caldogno, Italy

Roberto Baggio (Italian pronunciation: [roˈbɛrto ˈbaddʒo]; born 18 February 1967) is an Italian former professional footballer who mainly played as a second striker, or as an attacking ...more

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#827 of 1,820 The Best Athletes Of All Time #32 of 1,310 The Best Soccer Players of All Time #3 of 164 The Best Soccer Players of the '90s

Roberto Alomar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Baseball player

Age: 51

Birthplace: Ponce, Puerto Rico

Roberto "Robbie" Alomar Velázquez (; Spanish pronunciation: [aloˈmaɾ]; born February 5, 1968) is a Puerto Rican former Major League Baseball (MLB) player who played for the San ...more

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#97 of 255 The Best Players in the Baseball Hall of Fame #108 of 582 The Greatest Baseball Players Of All Time #112 of 708 The Best Hitters in Baseball History

Roberto Durán is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Actor, Professional Boxer

Age: 67

Birthplace: Panama, Guararé

Roberto Durán Samaniego (born June 16, 1951) is a Panamanian former professional boxer who competed from 1968 to 2001. He held world championships in four weight classes: lightweight, ...more

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#11 of 178 The Best Boxers of All Time #5 of 49 The Best Welterweight Boxers of All Time #30 of 207 The Best Boxers of the 20th Century

Roberto Benigni is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Television director, Theatre Director, Poet

Age: 66

Birthplace: Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy

Roberto Remigio Benigni (Italian pronunciation: [roˈbɛrto beˈniɲɲi]; born 27 October 1952) is an Italian actor, comedian, screenwriter and director. Internationally, he is best known for ...more

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#595 of 1,030 The Best Actors in Film History #244 of 742 The Greatest Directors In Movie History #7 of 114 The Worst Oscar-Winning Actors Ever

Roberto Luongo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Ice Hockey Player, Athlete

Age: 39

Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

Roberto Luongo (, Italian: [ˈlwɔŋɡo], Neapolitan: [ˈlwoŋɡə]; born April 4, 1979) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey goaltender. He played 19 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) ...more
Roberto Soldado is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Footballer

Age: 33

Birthplace: Valencia, Spain

Roberto Soldado Rillo (Spanish pronunciation: [roˈβeɾto solˈdaðo ˈriʎo]; born 27 May 1985) is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for Granada CF as a striker. After emerging through ...more
Roberto Rivelino is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Roberto

Age: 73

Birthplace: São Paulo, Brazil

Roberto Rivellino (also Rivelino, Brazilian Portuguese: [ʁoˈbɛʁtu ʁiveˈlĩnu]; Italian: [roˈbɛrto rivelˈlino]; born 1 January 1946) is a former Brazilian professional footballer. He was one of ...more

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#430 of 1,820 The Best Athletes Of All Time #741 of 1,310 The Best Soccer Players of All Time #19 of 133 The Greatest South American Footballers of All Time

Roberto Carlos is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Roberto

Age: 36

Birthplace: Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

Roberto Carlos García Hernández (born 31 August 1982 in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands), known as Roberto Carlos, is a Spanish retired footballer who played as a left
Roberto Duran is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Baseball player

Age: 45

Birthplace: Moca, Dominican Republic

Roberto Alejandro Durán (born March 6, 1973) was a former MLB pitcher who played for the Detroit Tigers. He pitched two seasons with the Tigers in 1997 and 1998. He batted and threw
Roberto Hernández... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Baseball player

Age: 54

Birthplace: Santurce, Puerto Rico

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Roberto Ayala is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Roberto

Age: 45

Birthplace: Paraná, Argentina

Roberto Fabián Ayala (locally [roˈβeɾto faˈβjan aˈʒala]; born 14 April 1973), nicknamed El Ratón (English: "The Mouse"), is an Argentine former footballer who played as a ...more
Roberto Di Matteo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Manager, Footballer

Age: 48

Birthplace: Schaffhausen, Switzerland

Roberto Di Matteo (Italian pronunciation: [roˈbɛrto di matˈtɛːo]; born 29 May 1970) is an Italian former professional footballer and manager. During his playing career as a midfielder, he played ...more

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#21 of 292 The Best Chelsea Players Of All Time #19 of 80 The Best Soccer Players from Switzerland

Roberto Rossellini is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: Dec. at 71 (1906-1977)

Birthplace: Rome, Italy

Roberto Gastone Zeffiro Rossellini (8 May 1906 – 3 June 1977) was an Italian film director, screenwriter, and producer. Rossellini was one of the directors of the Italian neorealist cinema, ...more

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#60 of 742 The Greatest Directors In Movie History #29 of 139 The Greatest Auteurs in Film History #164 of 287 275+ Celebrities with Twin Children

Roberto Mancini is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Manager, Coach, Footballer

Age: 54

Birthplace: Iesi, Italy

Roberto Mancini (Italian pronunciation: [roˈbɛrto manˈtʃiːni]; born 27 November 1964) is an Italian football manager and former player who is the manager of the Italy national team. As a player, ...more

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#173 of 1,310 The Best Soccer Players of All Time #146 of 164 The Best Soccer Players of the '90s #20 of 38 The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers

Roberto Bolaño is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Roberto Bolaño Poet, Author, Writer

Age: Dec. at 50 (1953-2003)

Birthplace: Santiago, Chile

Roberto Bolaño Ávalos (Spanish: [roˈβeɾto βoˈlaɲo ˈaβalos] (listen); 28 April 1953 – 15 July 2003) was a Chilean novelist, short-story writer, poet and essayist. In 1999, ...more
Roberto Cavalli is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Fashion designer, Designer

Age: 78

Birthplace: Florence, Italy

Roberto Cavalli (Italian pronunciation: [roˈbɛrto kaˈvalli]; born 15 November 1940) is an Italian fashion designer and inventor. He is known for exotic prints and for creating the sand-blasted ...more

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#298 of 309 Famous People Most Likely to Live to 100 #27 of 69 The Most Influential Fashion Designers Of All Time #18 of 20 20 Celebrities Who Actually Own Yachts

Roberto Donadoni is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Manager, Footballer

Age: 55

Birthplace: Cisano Bergamasco, Italy

Roberto Donadoni (Italian pronunciation: [roˈbɛrto donaˈdoːni]; born 9 September 1963) is an Italian football manager and former midfielder, who is the current head coach of Chinese club ...more

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#907 of 2,107 The Best Athletes Of All Time #924 of 1,353 The Best Soccer Players of All Time #126 of 203 The Best Soccer Players of the '90s

Roberto Fabbri is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Guitarist, Music pedagogue, Author

Age: 55

Birthplace: Rome, Italy

Roberto Fabbri (born 1964, Rome) is an Italian classical guitarist, composer, teacher and writer.
Roberto Garza is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
American football player

Age: 39

Birthplace: Rio Hondo, Texas

Roberto Garza (born March 26, 1979) is a former American football center. He was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the fourth round (99th overall) of the 2001 NFL Draft, and in 2005, joined the ...more

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#55 of 144 The Greatest Chicago Bears of All Time #58 of 69 The Best NFL Players From Texas #86 of 99 The Best Hispanic Athletes

Roberto Néstor Se... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Coach

Age: 52

Birthplace: Arroyo Seco, Argentina

Roberto Néstor Sensini (born 12 October 1966) is an Argentine football manager and former defender. As a player with the Argentina national team, he won both the 1991 and 1993 Copa ...more

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#361 of 452 The Best Soccer Defenders of All Time #197 of 203 The Best Soccer Players of the '90s

Roberto Eduardo Viola is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Roberto

Age: Dec. at 70 (1924-1994)

Birthplace: Argentina

Roberto Eduardo Viola (October 13, 1924 – September 30, 1994) was an Argentine military officer who briefly served as president of Argentina from March 29 to December 11, 1981 as a military ...more
Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Roberto
Theatrical producer, Television producer, Screenwriter

Age: 46

Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (born 1973) is a Nicaraguan-American playwright, screenwriter, and comic book writer best known for his work for Marvel Comics and for the television series Glee, Big ...more