List of famous Brazilians with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

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.
José AldoJosé Aldo
(Mixed Martial Artist)

09 September 1986

Manaus

Virgo

Bethe CorreiaBethe Correia
(Mixed Martial Artist)

22 June 1983

Campina Grande, Paraíba, Brazil

Cancer

NeymarNeymar
(Brazilian Footballer)

05 February 1992

Mogi das Cruzes, Brazil

Aquarius

Eduardo SaverinEduardo Saverin
(Entrepreneur)

19 March 1982

So Paulo, Brazil

Pisces

RonaldinhoRonaldinho
(Footballer)

21 March 1980

Porto Alegre

Aries

Anderson SilvaAnderson Silva
(Mixed Martial Artist)

14 April 1975

São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

Aries

Rafael dos AnjosRafael dos Anjos
(Mixed Martial Artist)

26 October 1984

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Scorpio

Gisele BundchenGisele Bündchen
(Fashion Model)

20 July 1980

Três de Maio

Cancer

Adriana LimaAdriana Lima

12 June 1981

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

Gemini

Rousimar PalharesRousimar Palhares
(Mixed Martial Artist)

20 February 1980

Dores do Indaiá, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Pisces

Ayrton SennaAyrton Senna

21 March 1960

01 May 1994

São Paulo

Aries

Alessandra AmbrosioAlessandra Ambrosio
(Fashion Model)

11 April 1981

Erechim

Aries

Paulo CoelhoPaulo Coelho
(Brazilian lyricist)

24 August 1947

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Virgo

Ronaldo SouzaRonaldo Souza
(MMA Artist, Judoka)

07 December 1979

Vila Velha, Brazil

Sagittarius

Dilma RousseffDilma Rousseff
(36th President of Brazil)

14 December 1947

Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Sagittarius

Demian MaiaDemian Maia
(Mixed Martial Artist)

06 November 1977

São Paulo, Brazil

Scorpio

Francisco LachowskiFrancisco Lachowski
(Fashion Model)

13 May 1991

Curitiba

Taurus

Francisco LachowskiFrancisco Lachowski
(Model)

13 May 1991

Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil

Taurus

RivaldoRivaldo
(Former Brazilian Footballer)

19 April 1972

Paulista, Brazil

Aries

Paulo FreirePaulo Freire
(Educator and Philosopher)

19 September 1921

02 May 1997

Recife, Brazil

Virgo

Jorge Paulo LemannJorge Paulo Lemann
(Banker)

26 August 1939

Rio de Janeiro

Virgo

PelePele
(Brazilian footballer)

23 October 1940

Tres Coracoes, Brazil

Libra

Cris CyborgCris Cyborg
(Mixed Martial Artist)

09 July 1985

Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil

Cancer

Roberto CarlosRoberto Carlos
(Football Player)

10 April 1973

Garça

Aries

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

05 March 1887

17 November 1959

Rio de Janeiro

Pisces

Tarsila do AmaralTarsila do Amaral
(Artist)

01 September 1886

17 January 1973

Capivari, São Paulo, Brazil

Virgo

Mário de AndradeMário de Andrade
(Poet)

09 October 1893

25 February 1945

São Paulo

Libra

Hermann NicoliHermann Nicoli
(Model)

08 July 1982

Brazil

Cancer

Alberto Santos DumontAlberto Santos Dumont
(Brazilian aviator)

20 July 1873

23 July 1932

Santos Dumont

Cancer

RomárioRomário
(Former Brazilian Football Star)

29 January 1966

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Aquarius

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

10 October 2002

Brazil

Libra

Rodolfo AmoedoRodolfo Amoedo
(History Painter)

11 December 1857

24 April 1905

Salvador

Sagittarius

Almeida JuniorAlmeida Junior
(Painter)

08 May 1850

13 November 1899

Itu, São Paulo, Brazil

Taurus

Kat TorresKat Torres
(Model)

24 October 1998

Bahia,Brazil

Scorpio

Jacy JulyJacy July
(You Tuber, Beauty Blogger)

31 December 1989

Brazil

Capricorn

Pedro II of BrazilPedro II of Brazil

RonaldoRonaldo
(Brazilian footballer)

18 September 1976

Bento Ribeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Virgo

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

01 April 1977

Rio de Janeiro

Aries

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

30 January 1984

Caçador

Aquarius

Cristiane JustinoCristiane Justino
(Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer, Thai boxer)

09 July 1985

Curitiba

Cancer

Alexandre PatoAlexandre Pato
(Association football player)

02 September 1989

Pato Branco

Virgo

Diego CostaDiego Costa
(Association football player)

07 October 1988

Barcelona

Libra

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

30 May 1978

Belém

Gemini

Douglas CostaDouglas Costa
(Association football player)

14 September 1990

Sapucaia do Sul

Virgo

Dani AlvesDani Alves
(Footballer)

06 May 1983

Juazeiro, Bahia, Brazil

Taurus

RobinhoRobinho
(Association football player, Futsal player)

25 January 1984

São Vicente, São Paulo

Aquarius

Monteiro LobatoMonteiro Lobato
(Linguist, Journalist, Writer, Publisher, Children's writer, Novelist, Translator)

18 April 1882

04 July 1948

Taubaté

Aries

Philippe CoutinhoPhilippe Coutinho
(Association football player)

12 June 1992

Cartagena

Gemini

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

12 December 1966

Rio de Janeiro

Sagittarius

OscarOscar
(Footballer)

09 September 1991

Americana, São Paulo, Brazil

Virgo

Roberto FirminoRoberto Firmino
(Association football player)

02 October 1991

Maceió

Libra

MelodyMelody
(singer)

02 April 2007

Brazil

Aries

Bruna AbdullahBruna Abdullah
Camila AlvesCamila Alves
(Model, Television presenter, Actor)

28 January 1982

Belo Horizonte

Aquarius

Alex TeixeiraAlex Teixeira
(Association football player)

06 January 1990

Duque de Caxias

Capricorn

Thiago AlcântaraThiago Alcântara
(Association football player)

11 April 1991

Bari

Aries

Rogério CeniRogério Ceni
(Association football player)

22 January 1973

Pato Branco

Aquarius

Wanderlei SilvaWanderlei Silva
(Mixed martial artist, Judoka, Thai boxer)

03 July 1976

Curitiba

Cancer

Benny BlancoBenny Blanco
(Songwriter, Record producer)

08 March 1988

Reston

Pisces

Lais RibeiroLais Ribeiro

ElanoElano
(Association football player)

14 June 1981

Iracemápolis

Gemini

David LuizDavid Luiz
(Association football player)

22 April 1987

Diadema, São Paulo

Taurus

Thiago SilvaThiago Silva

12 November 1982

São Paulo

Scorpio

Thiago Silva (Footballer)Thiago Silva (Footballer)

22 September 1984

Rio de Janeiro

Virgo

Carmen MirandaCarmen Miranda
(Actor, Singer, Dancer)

09 February 1909

05 August 1955

Marco de Canaveses Municipality

Aquarius

Luiz AdrianoLuiz Adriano
(Association football player)

12 April 1987

Porto Alegre

Aries

Maurício RuaMaurício Rua
(Mixed martial artist, Thai boxer)

25 November 1981

Curitiba

Sagittarius

Ricardo OliveiraRicardo Oliveira
(Association football player)

06 May 1980

São Paulo

Taurus

ZicoZico
(Association football player, Blogger, Association football manager)

03 March 1953

Rio de Janeiro

Pisces

Marcelo VieiraMarcelo Vieira

12 May 1988

Rio de Janeiro

Taurus

Lucas LeivaLucas Leiva
(Association football player)

09 January 1987

Dourados

Capricorn

CafuCafu
(Association football player)

07 June 1970

São Paulo

Gemini

Gabriel PaulistaGabriel Paulista
(Association football player)

26 November 1990

Fortaleza

Sagittarius

Antônio Rodrigo NogueiraAntônio Rodrigo Nogueira
(Mixed martial artist, Judoka, Brazilian jiu-jitsu practitioner, Boxer)

02 June 1976

Vitória da Conquista

Gemini

Izabelle LeiteIzabelle Leite

Izabel GoulartIzabel Goulart
(Model)

23 October 1984

San Miguel el Alto

Libra

Gabriela BertanteGabriela Bertante
DanteDante

18 October 1983

Salvador

Libra

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

27 October 1945

Caetés

Scorpio

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

09 November 1948

Passo Fundo

Scorpio

Felipe MassaFelipe Massa
(Racecar driver)

25 April 1981

São Paulo

Taurus

DecoDeco
(Association football player)

27 August 1977

São Bernardo do Campo

Virgo

CasemiroCasemiro
(Association football player)

23 February 1992

São José dos Campos

Pisces

Mia GothMia Goth

EliasElias
(Footballer)

16 May 1985

São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

Taurus

Carlos GhosnCarlos Ghosn
(Entrepreneur, Businessperson)

09 March 1954

Porto Velho

Pisces

Rickson GracieRickson Gracie
(choreographer, judoka)

21 November 1958

Rio de Janeiro

Scorpio

João HavelangeJoão Havelange
(Swimmer, Water polo player, Lawyer)

08 May 1916

16 August 2016

Rio de Janeiro

Taurus

Sebastião SalgadoSebastião Salgado
(Photojournalist, Painter, Journalist)

08 February 1944

Aimorés

Aquarius

Juninho PernambucanoJuninho Pernambucano
(Association football player, Journalist)

30 January 1975

Recife

Aquarius

Heurelho GomesHeurelho Gomes
(Association football player)

15 February 1981

João Pinheiro, Minas Gerais

Aquarius

Diego Ribas da CunhaDiego Ribas da Cunha

28 February 1985

Ribeirão Preto

Pisces

XuxaXuxa
(Actor, Television presenter, Film producer, Singer, Businessperson, Model, Choreographer)

27 March 1963

Santa Rosa

Aries

Kiko LoureiroKiko Loureiro
(Musician, Guitarist)

16 June 1972

Rio de Janeiro

Gemini

Rubens BarrichelloRubens Barrichello
(Racecar driver)

23 May 1972

São Paulo

Gemini

Felipe MeloFelipe Melo
(Association football player)

26 June 1983

Volta Redonda

Cancer

HulkHulk
(association football player)

25 July 1986

Campina Grande

Leo

Leandro BarbosaLeandro Barbosa
(Basketball player)

28 November 1982

São Paulo

Sagittarius

Thiago MottaThiago Motta
(Association football player)

28 August 1982

São Bernardo do Campo

Virgo

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