Famous People From Brazil
Find out more about the greatest Brazilian Writers, including Monteiro Lobato, Paulo Coelho, Caetano Veloso, Clarice Lispector and Fernando Henrique Cardoso.
Paulo CoelhoPaulo Coelho
24 August 1947
Brazilian lyricist
Mário de AndradeMário de Andrade
09 October 1893
Poet

Caetano VelosoCaetano Veloso
07 August 1942
Writer, Politician, Singer, Guitarist, Jazz

Clarice LispectorClarice Lispector
10 December 1920
Writer, Screenwriter, Translator, Journalist,

Fernando Henrique CardosoFernando Henrique Cardoso
18 June 1931
Politician, Diplomat, Sociologist, Writer

Chico BuarqueChico Buarque
19 June 1944
Singer, Composer, Poet, Writer, Playwright, Jazz
Edir MacedoEdir Macedo
18 February 1945
Theologian, Writer

Augusto BoalAugusto Boal
16 March 1931
Theatre director, Writer, Politician, Playwright

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

Chico XavierChico Xavier
02 April 1910
Psychic, Writer
Vinicius de MoraesVinicius de Moraes
19 October 1913
Poet, Singer, Composer, Journalist, Diplomat,

José SarneyJosé Sarney
24 April 1930
Lawyer, Journalist, Politician, Writer, Poet,
Jorge AmadoJorge Amado
10 August 1912
Writer, Journalist, Poet, Novelist, Lawyer,

CazuzaCazuza
04 April 1958
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer, Songwriter,

Leonardo BoffLeonardo Boff
14 December 1938
Catholic priest, Theologian, Writer
Carlos Drummond de AndradeCarlos Drummond de Andrade
31 October 1902
Poet, Journalist, Writer, Screenwriter, Children's

Monteiro LobatoMonteiro Lobato
18 April 1882
Linguist, Journalist, Writer, Publisher,
Joaquim Maria Machado de AssisJoaquim Maria Machado de Assis
21 June 1839
Brazilian novelist