Famous People From Brazil
Find out more about the greatest Brazilian Leaders, including Dilma Rousseff, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, Carlos Ghosn, Getúlio Vargas and Fernando Henrique Cardoso.
Jair BolsonaroJair Bolsonaro
21 March 1955
Political Leader
Dilma RousseffDilma Rousseff
14 December 1947
36th President of Brazil

Michel TemerMichel Temer
23 September 1940
37th President of Brazil

Carlos GhosnCarlos Ghosn
09 March 1954
Entrepreneur, Businessperson

Luiz Inácio Lula da SilvaLuiz Inácio Lula da Silva
27 October 1945
Politician, Trade unionist

Getúlio VargasGetúlio Vargas
19 April 1882
Lawyer
Maria II of PortugalMaria II of Portugal
04 April 1819
Queen

Francisco de Paula Rodrigues AlvesFrancisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves
07 July 1848
Politician, President

Fernando Henrique CardosoFernando Henrique Cardoso
18 June 1931
Politician, Diplomat, Sociologist, Writer
Gilberto GilGilberto Gil
26 June 1942
singer, guitarist, songwriter, composer

Joseph SafraJoseph Safra
1939 AD
banker
Edmond SafraEdmond Safra
06 August 1932
Banker, Philanthropist

João GoulartJoão Goulart
01 March 1918
Lawyer, Politician

Juscelino KubitschekJuscelino Kubitschek
12 September 1902
Physician, Politician

Fernando Collor de MelloFernando Collor de Mello
12 August 1949
Politician, Writer

Tancredo NevesTancredo Neves
04 March 1910
Politician, Lawyer, Entrepreneur
José SarneyJosé Sarney
24 April 1930
Lawyer, Journalist, Politician, Writer, Poet,

João HavelangeJoão Havelange
08 May 1916
Swimmer, Water polo player, Lawyer

Hélder CâmaraHélder Câmara
07 February 1909
Catholic Archbishop

Itamar FrancoItamar Franco
28 June 1930
Politician, Diplomat
Humberto de Alencar Castelo BrancoHumberto de Alencar Castelo Branco
20 September 1900
politician, military personnel

João FigueiredoJoão Figueiredo
15 January 1918
Politician, Officer
Jânio QuadrosJânio Quadros
25 January 1917
President of Brazil

Ernesto GeiselErnesto Geisel
03 August 1907
Politician

Emílio Garrastazu MédiciEmílio Garrastazu Médici
 
Deodoro da FonsecaDeodoro da Fonseca
05 August 1827
Politician

Marina SilvaMarina Silva
08 February 1958
Politician, Trade unionist
Marcos PontesMarcos Pontes
11 March 1963
Engineer

Artur da Costa e SilvaArtur da Costa e Silva
 

Cândido RondonCândido Rondon
05 May 1865
Explorer
José de AlencarJosé de Alencar
 

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Enéas CarneiroEnéas Carneiro
 
Floriano PeixotoFloriano Peixoto
30 April 1839
Soldier, Politician

Aécio NevesAécio Neves
10 March 1960
Economist, Politician

Eurico Gaspar DutraEurico Gaspar Dutra
18 May 1883
Military leader

Geraldo AlckminGeraldo Alckmin
 
José SerraJosé Serra
 
Mário CovasMário Covas
21 April 1930
Politician

Ruy BarbosaRuy Barbosa
05 November 1849
Polymath

Luís Carlos PrestesLuís Carlos Prestes
03 January 1898
Politician

Graciliano RamosGraciliano Ramos
27 October 1892
Writer
Joaquim NabucoJoaquim Nabuco
19 August 1849
Writer

José Paranhos, Baron of Rio BrancoJosé Paranhos, Baron of Rio Branco
 

Waldemar Levy CardosoWaldemar Levy Cardoso
04 December 1900
Army Officer

Antônio Carlos MagalhãesAntônio Carlos Magalhães
04 September 1927
Politician

Abdias do NascimentoAbdias do Nascimento
14 March 1914
Scholar
Eduardo PaesEduardo Paes
 

José DirceuJosé Dirceu
 
Roberto CamposRoberto Campos
17 April 1917
Economist

Renan CalheirosRenan Calheiros
 

José Américo de AlmeidaJosé Américo de Almeida
10 January 1887
Writer
Jorge de LimaJorge de Lima
23 April 1893
Politician

Mary I of PortugalMary I of Portugal
17 December 1734
Queen
Washington Luís Pereira de SousaWashington Luís Pereira de Sousa
26 October 1869
Former President of Brazil

Afonso Augusto Moreira PenaAfonso Augusto Moreira Pena
30 November 1847
Brazilian Politician

Joaquim José da Silva XavierJoaquim José da Silva Xavier
12 November 1746
Revolutionary

Bernardino Luís MachadoBernardino Luís Machado
28 March 1851
President of Portugal

Luiz Alves de Lima e Silva, duke de CaxiasLuiz Alves de Lima e Silva, duke de Caxias
25 August 1803
Military Officer