Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva  

Chris Abraham
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Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Silva. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Silva on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Silva as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Silva along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Silva, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Silvas include David Silva, Anderson Silva, and Thiago Silva, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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David Silva is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 32 - David Josué Jiménez Silva is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for English club Manchester City and the Spanish national team. Silva plays mainly as an attacking ...more

Anderson Silva is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 42 - Anderson da Silva is a Brazilian mixed martial artist and former UFC Middleweight Champion. Silva holds the longest title defense streak in UFC history, which ended in 2013 with 16 consecutive ...more

Wanderlei Silva is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 41 - Wanderlei César da Silva, nicknamed "The Axe Murderer" and "Cachorro Louco", is a Brazilian former mixed martial artist who has competed in Japan's Pride Fighting ...more

Willian Borges da Silva is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 29 - Willian Borges da Silva, commonly known as Willian, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as an winger for English club Chelsea. He started his career at Corinthians, before joining ...more

Rafael Pereira da Silva is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 27 - Rafael Pereira da Silva, commonly known as Rafael or Rafael da Silva, is a Brazilian footballer who plays for Manchester United. He normally plays as a right-back, but can also play on the right ...more

Leônidas da Silva is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Dec. at 91 (1913-2004) - Leônidas da Silva was an association footballer and commentator. He is regarded as one of the most important players of the first half of the 20th century. Da Silva played for Brazil in ...more

Adele Silva is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 37 - Adele Silva, is an English actress. She is best known for playing the role of Kelly Windsor in the ITV soap opera Emmerdale from 1993 to 2011.

Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 72 - Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, known popularly as Lula, was the 35th President of Brazil. He was a founding member of the Workers' Party and ran for president three times unsuccessfully, ...more

Marcelo Oliveira da Silva is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 33 - Marcelo Oliveira Silva known as Marcelinho is a Brazilian football player.

Antônio Silva is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 38 - Antônio Carlos Silva is a Brazilian mixed martial artist who competes in the heavyweight division of the UFC. He is a former EliteXC Heavyweight Champion, a former Cage Rage World ...more

Howard Da Silva is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Dec. at 77 (1909-1986) - Howard Da Silva was a versatile American actor, director and musical performer on stage, film, television and radio. He was cast in dozens of productions on the New York stage, appeared in more ...more

Henry Silva is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 89 - Henry Silva is an American film and television actor.

Sandro Silva is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Sandro Silva is a disc jockey.

Daniel Silva is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 58 - Daniel Silva is a best-selling American author of 17 thriller and espionage novels.

Nicole da Silva is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 36 - Nicole da Silva is an Australian actress. She is well known for her roles in Wentworth as Franky Doyle and in Southern Star’s AFI award winning drama Rush as Senior Constable Stella Dagostino, ...more

María de Luz Da Silva is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 27 - María De Luz Da Silva Dos Santos, is a modelo and a pageant titleholder who was represented Mérida state in the Miss Venezuela 2009 pageant on September 24, 2009, and placed in the ...more

Colvin R. de Silva is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Dec. at 80 (1907-1987) - Colvin Reginald de Silva was a former Cabinet Minister of Plantation Industries and Constitutional Affairs, prominent member of parliament, Trotskyist leader and lawyer in Sri Lanka. He was one ...more

Mario Silva is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 51 - Mário Silva is an international legal scholar and former Canadian politician. Silva served as a Canadian Member of Parliament from 2004 to 2011. He began his political career as a Toronto ...more

Thiago Silva is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 33 - Thiago Emiliano da Silva, commonly known as Thiago Silva, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a central defender for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain and the Brazilian national ...more

Eduardo da Silva is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 35 - Eduardo Alves da Silva, commonly known as Eduardo, sometimes nicknamed Dudu, is a Brazilian-born Croatian footballer who plays for Flamengo. Capable of playing any forward position, he started ...more

Eugenia Silva is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 42 - Eugenia Silva is a Spanish model. With a degree in Law from Madrid's Complutense University, she has been the image of many fashion houses such as Dolce & Gabbana and Oscar de la Renta.

Aníbal Cavaco Silva is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 78 - Aníbal António Cavaco Silva, GCC, is the 19th and current President of Portugal. He won the Portuguese presidential election on 22 January 2006 and was re-elected on 23 January ...more

Jamie Silva is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 33 - James J. Silva is an American former college and professional football player who was a safety in the National Football League for three seasons. He played college football for Boston College, ...more

Juliana Silva is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 34 - Juliana Felisberta da Silva is a female beach volleyball player from Brazil, who won the silver medal in the women's beach team competition at the 2005 Beach Volleyball World Championships in ...more

Thomaz Soares da Silva is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Dec. at 81 (1921-2002) - Thomaz Soares da Silva, also known as Zizinho, was a Brazilian football player, who played as an attacking midfielder or winger for Brazil's national team. He came to international prominence at ...more

Mauro Silva is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 50 - Mauro da Silva Gomes, known as Silva, is a Brazilian retired footballer who played as a defensive midfielder. A workhorse with incredible stamina, as well as tackling and leadership skills, he ...more

Germán Silva is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 50 - Germán Silva Martínez is a retired Mexican long-distance runner who specialized in the marathon. His foremost achievements were back-to-back victories at the New York City Marathon ...more

Tatiana Silva is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 33 - Tatiana Silva Braga Tavares is a Belgian model who was crowned Miss Belgium in 2005. She entered the pageant as Miss Brussels and represented Belgium at the Miss World contest in December 2005. ...more

Danny Silva is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 44 - Danny Silva is a Portuguese cross-country skier who has competed since 2004. Competing in two Winter Olympics, he earned his best finish of 93rd in the 15 km event at Turin in 2006. Silva's best ...more

Constanza Silva is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Constanza Silva Aguayo, is a Chilean model and beauty pageant titleholder who represented her country in Miss World 2006.

Erick Silva is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 33 - Erick Silva is a Brazilian mixed martial artist who competes in the welterweight division of the UFC. A professional MMA competitor since 2005, Silva has spent the majority of his career in ...more

Thiago Jotta da Silva is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Thiago Jotta da Silva was a Brazilian football player for Estácio de Sá and Vasco de Gama.

Duminda Silva is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Duminda Silva, also known as Arumadura Lawrence Romelo Duminda Silva and R. Dumindha Silva, is a Sri Lankan politician and Member of Parliament. He is the brother of Raynor Silva, owner of the ...more

Artur da Costa e Silva is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Dec. at 70 (1899-1969) - Artur da Costa e Silva was a Brazilian Army General, the second President of Brazil during the military regime set up by the 1964 coup d'état. He was married to Iolanda Barbosa Costa e ...more

Aravinda de Silva is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 52 - Pinnaduwage Aravinda de Silva is a former Sri Lankan cricketer, who is considered one of the finest batsmen produced by the country. He is also regarded as one of the most elegant batsman in his ...more

Alex Da Silva is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 50 - Alex Da Silva is a dancer and choreographer, specializing in Salsa dancing. Da Silva is also known for being a recurring guest choreographer on the Fox TV show So You Think You Can Dance.

Ernest de Silva is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Dec. at 70 (1887-1957) - Sir Ernest de Silva KBE was a Ceylonese business magnate, banker, barrister and public figure, considered to be the most prominent Ceylonese philanthropist of the 20th century. A wealthy and ...more

Nimal Siripala de Silva is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 73 - Nilenthi Nimal Siripala de Silva MP is current opposition leader of Sri Lanka Freedom Party and a Member of Parliament representing the Badulla District He is Lawyer a by profession & was ...more

Giant Silva is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 54 - Paulo César da Silva, is a Brazilian former national basketball player for the Brazilian national basketball team and later mixed martial artist and professional wrestler, better known by ...more

Alejandro Silva is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 48 - Alejandro Silva is a Chilean instrumental heavy metal guitarist, best known as the founder and lead guitarist of his band, Alejandro Silva Power Cuarteto. Silva started guitar when he was ...more

Alan Silva is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 79 - Alan Silva is an American free jazz double bassist and keyboard player.

Maria Helena Vieira da Silva is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Dec. at 84 (1908-1992) - Maria Helena Vieira da Silva was a Portuguese-French abstractionist painter.

Jason Silva is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Jason Silva age 36 - Jason Silva is a television personality, filmmaker, and public speaker. He was born in Caracas, Venezuela and now resides in Los Angeles, California and New York City. Silva earned a degree in ...more

Nalin de Silva is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Nalin de Silva age 73 - Thakurartha Devadithya Guardiyawasam Lindamulage Nalin Kumara de Silva is a Sri Lankan philosopher and a political analyst. He was a Professor in the Department of Mathematics and the Dean of ...more

Stanley de Silva is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Dec. at 24 (1956-1980) - Deva Lokesh Stanley de Silva was a former Sri Lankan cricketer. A member of Sri Lanka's tour of England and Ireland in 1979, he played two ODIs in the 1979 Cricket World Cup. A medium-fast ...more

José Asunción Silva is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
José Asunción Silva Dec. at 31 (1865-1896) - José Asunción Silva was a Colombian poet. He is considered one of the founders of Spanish–American Modernism.

Adhemar da Silva is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Dec. at 74 (1927-2001) - Adhemar Ferreira da Silva was a Brazilian athlete who competed in the triple jump. He won two Olympic gold medals and set four world records in athletics, the last being 16.56 metres in 1955 Pan ...more

Danilo Luiz da Silva is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
age 26 - Danilo Luiz da Silva, known simply as Danilo, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for Portuguese club F.C. Porto mainly as a right back. He will move to Real Madrid at the start of ...more

Ederson Alves Ribeiro Silva is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Ederson Alves Ribeiro Silva age 29 - Éderson Alves Ribeiro Silva, commonly known as Éderson, is a Brazilian footballer who plays as a striker for Al Wasl, on loan from Clube Atlético Paranaense. During the 2013 ...more

Leonardo Silva is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Silva
Leonardo Silva age 38 - Leonardo Fabiano Silva e Silva, commonly known as Leonardo Silva is a Brazilian footballer who plays for Atlético Mineiro as a central defender. On November 13, 2012, Silva was called by ...more