Find out more about the greatest Brazilians, including Philippe Coutinho, Neymar, Ronaldinho, Cris Cyborg and Roberto Firmino.

If there is one place in the world that can offer every single earthly delight that any man could ever crave for, it is Brazil. Sprawling beaches, dramatic landscapes, lively metropolises, king-size carnivals — everything about Brazil holds the greatest enticement for the rest of the world. But, its physical attractions aside, Brazil is also home to some of world’s famous men and women. That is right! Greats like Ronaldo, Eduardo Saverin, Adriana Lima, Anderson Silva, Gisele Bundchen, Felipe Massa, Paulo Coelho, Andreas Pavel, Sergio Vieira de Mello call Brazil their home. Now if that is not enough testimony for you to believe Brazil’s ingenuity, listen to this. Brazil has also been home to some of world’s exciting inventions like the Walkman, Direct-Recording Electronic Voting Machine, Hot Air Balloon, Brain-Machine Interfaces, and Antivenom Serum. Now if your interest is spiked enough, let us get on with the famous biographies of equally famous Brazilians in their timeline, trivia, and facts captured below.
(Brazilian Footballer)

05 February 1992


21 March 1980

Philippe CoutinhoPhilippe Coutinho

12 June 1992

Roberto FirminoRoberto Firmino

02 October 1991


22 April 1982

Eduardo SaverinEduardo Saverin

19 March 1982

Gisele BundchenGisele Bündchen
(Fashion Model)

20 July 1980

Ayrton SennaAyrton Senna
(Formula One Driver)

21 March 1960

Mia GothMia Goth
(Actress, Model)

30 November 1993

(Former Brazilian Football Star)

29 January 1966

Anderson SilvaAnderson Silva
(Mixed Martial Artist)

14 April 1975

Roberto CarlosRoberto Carlos
(Football Player)

10 April 1973

Rafael dos AnjosRafael dos Anjos
(Mixed Martial Artist)

26 October 1984

(Former Brazilian Footballer)

19 April 1972

Adriana LimaAdriana Lima

12 June 1981


25 January 1984

Cris CyborgCris Cyborg
(Mixed Martial Artist)

09 July 1985

José AldoJosé Aldo
(Mixed Martial Artist)

09 September 1986

Paulo CoelhoPaulo Coelho
(Brazilian lyricist)

24 August 1947

Alessandra AmbrosioAlessandra Ambrosio
(Fashion Model)

11 April 1981

Demian MaiaDemian Maia
(Mixed Martial Artist)

06 November 1977

Ronaldo SouzaRonaldo Souza
(MMA Artist, Judoka)

07 December 1979

Dilma RousseffDilma Rousseff
(36th President of Brazil)

14 December 1947

Paulo FreirePaulo Freire
(Educator and Philosopher)

19 September 1921

(Brazilian footballer)

23 October 1940

Francisco LachowskiFrancisco Lachowski

13 May 1991

Francisco LachowskiFrancisco Lachowski
(Fashion Model)

13 May 1991

Rorion GracieRorion Gracie
(Jiu-Jitsu Grand Master)

10 January 1952

Jorge Paulo LemannJorge Paulo Lemann

26 August 1939

Bethe CorreiaBethe Correia
(Mixed Martial Artist)

22 June 1983

Rousimar PalharesRousimar Palhares
(Mixed Martial Artist)

20 February 1980

Heitor Villa-LobosHeitor Villa-Lobos
(Latin American Composer)

05 March 1887

Hermann NicoliHermann Nicoli

08 July 1982

Tarsila do AmaralTarsila do Amaral

01 September 1886

Mário de AndradeMário de Andrade

09 October 1893

Alberto Santos DumontAlberto Santos Dumont
(Brazilian aviator)

20 July 1873

Rodolfo AmoedoRodolfo Amoedo
(History Painter)

11 December 1857

Thomas Nicholas KucThomas Nicholas Kuc
(TV Actor, Social Media Personality, and amateur Athlete)

10 October 2002

Constantine AndreouConstantine Andreou
(Painter, Sculptor)

24 March 1917

Beatriz SouzaBeatriz Souza
(Ronaldinho's Girlfriend)

1987 AD

Juju SalimeniJuju Salimeni

24 September 1986

Eva AndressaEva Andressa

19 December 1984

Almeida JuniorAlmeida Junior

08 May 1850

Jacy JulyJacy July
(You Tuber, Beauty Blogger)

31 December 1989

Priscilla CoelhoPriscilla Coelho
(Ronaldinho's Girlfriend)

18 December 1983

Luara FonsecaLuara Fonseca
( star)

19 February 2005

Kat TorresKat Torres

24 October 1998

Thiago AlcântaraThiago Alcântara
(Association football player)

11 April 1991

Thiago SilvaThiago Silva

12 November 1982

(Association football player)

23 February 1992

David LuizDavid Luiz
(Association football player)

22 April 1987

Lyoto MachidaLyoto Machida
(Rikishi, Mixed martial artist, Karateka, Kickboxer, Thai boxer)

30 May 1978

Dani AlvesDani Alves

06 May 1983

Mário Figueira FernandesMário Figueira Fernandes
(Association football player)

19 September 1990

Douglas CostaDouglas Costa
(Association football player)

14 September 1990

Vitor BelfortVitor Belfort
(Boxer, Judoka, Mixed martial artist, Karateka)

01 April 1977

Rodrigo SantoroRodrigo Santoro

22 August 1975

(Brazilian footballer)

18 September 1976

Alfred MolinaAlfred Molina

08 August 1972

(association football player)

11 May 1983

Camila AlvesCamila Alves
(Model, Television presenter, Actor)

28 January 1982

Alexandre PatoAlexandre Pato
(Association football player)

02 September 1989

(Association football player)

07 June 1970

Luiz Inácio Lula da SilvaLuiz Inácio Lula da Silva
(Politician, Trade unionist)

27 October 1945

Royce GracieRoyce Gracie
(Brazilian jiu-jitsu practitioner, Mixed martial artist)

12 December 1966

Michel TemerMichel Temer
(Politician, Lawyer)

23 September 1940

(Association football player)

01 February 1994

(Association football player)

28 October 1933

(Association football player)

27 August 1977

(Association football player, Blogger, Association football manager)

03 March 1953

(Association football player)

13 January 1988

Luiz Felipe ScolariLuiz Felipe Scolari
(Association football player, Association football manager)

09 November 1948

Junior dos SantosJunior dos Santos
(Boxer, Mixed martial artist, Coach)

30 January 1984

Alex SandroAlex Sandro
(Association football player)

26 January 1991

Carmen MirandaCarmen Miranda
(Actor, Singer, Dancer)

09 February 1909