List of Olympic athletes born in Peru, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Peru have achieved some of the highest honors in sports history just by qualifying for the Olympics, as most athletes will never be chosen to represent their countries. These are the most prominent people from Peru who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Peru Olympians were born in Peru, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different athletes, including Luis Horna and Denisse Fajardo.This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Peru?" and "Which Olympians were born in Peru?"