Famous Chilean Women

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Isabel Allende
(Chilean-American Author Known for Her Novels: ‘The House of the Spirits’ and ‘City of the Beasts’)
Isabel Allende
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Birthdate: August 2, 1942
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lima, Peru
Chilean author Isabel Allende is known for her bestselling Spanish-language novels The House of the Spirits and City of the Beasts. The Chilean National Literature Prize-winner explores women’s perspectives and includes magic realism and autobiographical aspects in her works. She has also received the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
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Cote de Pablo
(Actress, Singer and Co-Host of the Latin-American Talk Show ‘Entertainment Tonight’)
Cote de Pablo
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Birthdate: November 12, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Santiago, Chile

Cote de Pablo is a Chilean-American singer and actress. She is best known for playing Ziva David in the popular action police procedural TV series NCIS. After co-hosting episodes of a Latin-American talk show titled Control, at the age of 15, Cote de Pablo went on to establish herself as a successful actress and musician.

 3 
Lorenza Izzo
(Chilean Model and Actress)
Lorenza Izzo
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Birthdate: September 19, 1989
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Santiago, Chile
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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Leonor Varela
(Chilean Actor and the Daughter of Biologist and Neuroscientist Francisco Varela García)
Leonor Varela
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Birthdate: December 29, 1972
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Santiago, Chile
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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Gabriela Mistral
(Chilean poet)
Gabriela Mistral
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Birthdate: April 7, 1889
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Vicuña, Chile
Died: January 10, 1957

Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet and educator Lucila Godoy Alcayaga was better known by her pseudonym, Gabriela Mistral. The suicide of her first love inspired her poem Dolor. Her diplomatic assignments later took her to places such as Madrid and Lisbon. She is remembered for her emotional verses and her feminism.

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Violeta Parra
(Composer)
Violeta Parra
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Birthdate: October 4, 1917
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: San Carlos, Chile
Died: February 5, 1967
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Ana Tijoux
(Singer)
Ana Tijoux
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Birthdate: June 12, 1977
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lille, France
 8 
Mon Laferte
(Singer known for her musical versatility, having composed songs in a wide variety of genres such as pop, rock)
Mon Laferte
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Birthdate: May 2, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Viña del Mar, Chile
 9 
Paloma Mami
(Singer)
Paloma Mami
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Birthdate: November 11, 1999
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States

Chilean-American singer Paloma Mami first gained fame with the reality show Rojo, el color del talento. She then became the first Chilean singer to seal a contract with Sony Music Latin. She has universal following, as she sings in both Spanish and English, and mingles Latin R&B with pop and trap.

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Romina Malaspina
(Reality Star Who Appeared in Shows as Doble Tentación and Supervivientes)
Romina Malaspina
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Birthdate: July 7, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mar del Plata, Argentina
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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Isabel Allende Bussi
(Chilean Politician and the First Woman to Serve as the President of the Chilean Senate)
Isabel Allende Bussi
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Birthdate: January 18, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Santiago

Isabel Allende Bussi is a Chilean politician best known for her service as the President of the Chilean Senate from 2014 to 2015. She was the first woman to serve as the president of the Senate in Chilean history. An important and influential member of the Socialist Party, Isabel Allende is currently serving as Senator for Valparaíso.

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Xiye Bastida
(Climate activist and member of the indigenous Mexican Otomi-Toltec nation)
Xiye Bastida
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Birthdate: April 18, 2002
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Atlacomulco, Toluca, Mexico
 13 
Alexa Guarachi
(American-Born Chilean Tennis Player)
Alexa Guarachi
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Birthdate: November 17, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Fort Walton Beach, Florida, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 14 
Felicia Montealegre
(Chilean-American Actress)
Felicia Montealegre
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Birthdate: February 6, 1922
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: San José, Costa Rica
Died: June 16, 1978

Felicia Montealegre was a Chilean actress whose professional achievements were overshadowed by her personal life, thanks to her marriage with popular American conductor, composer, and pianist Leonard Bernstein. She was married to Bernstein from 1951 until her death in 1978.

 15 
Michelle Bachelet
(33rd and 35th President of Chile)
Michelle Bachelet
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Birthdate: September 29, 1951
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Santiago, Chile

Chilean politician Michelle Bachelet serves as 7th United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. She became the first female politician in Chilean history who was elected as the country’s President and the first elected female leader in South America. She served as the 33rd and 35th President of Chile and held several other prominent positions during her expansive political career.

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Conchita Cintrón
(Bullfighter)
Conchita Cintrón
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Birthdate: August 9, 1922
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Antofagasta, Chile
Died: February 17, 2009
 17 
María Luisa Bombal
(Chilean Author Known for Her Works on Erotic, Surrealist and Feminist Themes)
María Luisa Bombal
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Birthdate: June 8, 1910
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Viña del Mar, Chile
Died: May 6, 1980

Born into an affluent family, Chilean author María Luisa Bombal later moved to Paris, where she attended the Sorbonne. She also participated in a literary movement in Argentina and spent 30 years in the US. Her novels portrayed women dissatisfied with their social roles and romantic failures.

 18 
Gladys Marín
(Chilean Communist Leader and Former Secretary-General of the Communist Party (1994 - 2002))
Gladys Marín
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Birthdate: July 16, 1938
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Curepto, Chile
Died: March 6, 2005

Chilean Communist Party leader Gladys Marín had joined the party as a student in Santiago. She went underground in the wake of Augusto Pinochet’s rise and then escaped, first to Moscow and then to Costa Rica. She later returned to Chile and became the first Chilean to file a legal complaint against Pinochet.

 19 
Sophia Hayden
(Architect)
Sophia Hayden
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Birthdate: October 17, 1868
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Santiago, Chile
Died: February 3, 1953
 20 
Maura Rivera
(Reality Star Who Appeared on Rojo Fama Contrafama)
Maura Rivera
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Birthdate: December 18, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Santiago, Chile
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
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Mariela Montero
(Reality Star as Contestant on Gran Hermano and Pelotón VIP)
Mariela Montero
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Birthdate: September 27, 1980
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Salta, Argentina
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Maite Orsini
(Reality Star as Winner of the Show, Calle 7 in 2010)
Maite Orsini
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Birthdate: February 23, 1988
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Santiago, Chile
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 23 
Patricia Demick
(Chilean Boxer)
Patricia Demick
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Birthdate: January 26, 1972
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Viña del Mar, Chile
 24 
Mariela Griffor
(Chilean Poet, Editor and Publisher)
Mariela Griffor
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Birthdate: September 29, 1961
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Concepción

Chilean poet Mariela Griffor mostly writes about her country and experience of being in exile in Sweden and the US. She has penned works such as House and The Psychiatrist, and has also the Wayne State University’s Institute for Creative Writers. She also serves as an honorary consul of Chile in Michigan.

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Bramty Juliette
(Chilean YouTube)
Bramty Juliette
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Birthdate: June 19, 1995
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Santiago, Chile
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Hortensia Bussi
(Chilean first lady)
Hortensia Bussi
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Birthdate: July 22, 1914
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Valparaíso, Chile
Died: June 18, 2009
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Mayte Rodríguez
(Chilean Actress and Model Known for Her TV Series: ‘Caleta Del Sol’ and ‘Un Diablo Con Angel’)
Mayte Rodríguez
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Birthdate: January 25, 1989
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Santiago, Chile
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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Sola Sierra
(Activist)
Sola Sierra
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Birthdate: December 1, 1935
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Santiago, Chile
Died: July 1, 1999
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Fernanda Villalobos
(Chilean Social Media and TikTok Star)
Fernanda Villalobos
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Birthdate: April 27, 2004
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chile
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Vania Bludau
(Reality Star Who Appeared on Esto es Guerro, Combate and Calle 7)
Vania Bludau
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Birthdate: September 15, 1990
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lima, Peru
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Fernanda Gómez
(Instagram Blogger)
Fernanda Gómez
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Birthdate: June 22, 1996
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chile
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consubecerraa
(TikTok Star)
consubecerraa
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Birthdate: October 31, 2005
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chile
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Gissella Gallardo
(Instagram Star Who Posts Selfies and Travel Photos)
Gissella Gallardo
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Birthdate: October 17, 1981
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Santiago, Chile
 34 
Melina Figueroa
(Reality Star Who Competed on the 1st Season of Double Temptation)
Melina Figueroa
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Birthdate: April 13, 1991
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Argentina
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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Flavia Medina
(Reality Star Who Appeared on Doble Tentación and ¿Volverías Con Tu Ex?)
Flavia Medina
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Birthdate: July 22, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cordoba, Argentina
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Kittypop time
(Creative Gacha Video YouTuber)
Kittypop time
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Birthdate: January 11, 2005
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chile
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Daine Echeto
(TikTok Star)
Daine Echeto
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Birthdate: November 15, 2002
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chile
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Maria Teresa Matus
(Instagram Model)
Maria Teresa Matus
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Birthdate: March 28, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chile
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Javiera Ignacia Hernandez
(Chilean Instagram star)
Javiera Ignacia Hernandez
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Birthdate: June 27, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chile
 40 
Almendra Novoa Hanssen
(Chilean Instagram Star)
Almendra Novoa Hanssen
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Birthdate: November 23, 1990
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chile
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Lila Monroy
(Instagram Model)
Lila Monroy
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Birthdate: January 13, 1998
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chile
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Vai Munoz
(Instagram Model and Influencer)
Vai Munoz
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Birthdate: March 19, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Chile
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booschaner
(Chilean Instagram Star)
booschaner
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Birthdate: November 14, 2001
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chile
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Inna Moll
(YouTube Vlogger)
Inna Moll
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Birthdate: January 2, 1997
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chile
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Camila Cuevas
(YouTube Self-animated Content Creator)
Camila Cuevas
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Birthdate: May 29, 1995
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chile
 46 
Ilonka Obilinovic
(YouTube Musician)
Ilonka Obilinovic
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Birthdate: July 8, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chile
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Alexia Bobadilla
(YouTube Furry-based Meme animator)
Alexia Bobadilla
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Birthdate: July 11, 2005
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chile
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Las aventuras de Sofia
(YouTube Vlogger)
Las aventuras de Sofia
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Birthdate: November 26, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chile
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Ivica Llanca
(YouTube Comedian)
Ivica Llanca
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Birthdate: October 12, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chile
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Flavia Martin
(TikTok Dance and Lip-sync Performer)
Flavia Martin
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Birthdate: August 6, 2002
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chile