Famous People Born In Colombia

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James Rodríguez
(Colombian Professional Football Player Who Plays as an Attacking Midfielder)
James Rodríguez
30
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 12, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 2 
Sebastián Marroquín
(Son of Pablo Escobar)
Sebastián Marroquín
28
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 24, 1977
Sun Sign: Pisces
 3 
John Leguizamo
(Comedian & Actor Know for His Role in 'Super Mario Bros' as 'Luigi')
John Leguizamo
16
Birthdate: July 22, 1960
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 4 
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
(Nobel Prize Winner in Literature)
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
27
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 6, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: April 17, 2014
 5 
Carlos Lehder
(Drug Lord)
Carlos Lehder
23
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: September 7, 1949
Sun Sign: Virgo
 6 
Lupe Fuentes
(House Music Producer, DJ, and Former Pornographic Actress)
Lupe Fuentes
5
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 27, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 4'9" (145 cm)
 7 
Carlos Valdes
8
Birthdate: April 20, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 8 
Juan Cuadrado
(Colombian Footballer Who Plays as a Midfielder & Defender)
Juan Cuadrado
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 26, 1988
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 9 
David Ospina
(Colombian Football Player Who Plays as a Goalkeeper)
David Ospina
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 31, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 10 
Craig Melvin
(Journalist, News Anchor)
Craig Melvin
5
Birthdate: May 20, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
 11 
Carmen Villalobos
(Actress, Model)
Carmen Villalobos
2
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: July 13, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
 12 
Juanes
(One of the Best Selling and Grammy Award Winning Colombian Hard Rock Musician)
Juanes
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 9, 1972
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 13 
Nairo Quintana
(Considered the Best Colombian Road Cyclist of All Time)
Nairo Quintana
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 4, 1990
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 14 
Carlos Bacca
(Colombian Football Player Who Plays as a Striker)
Carlos Bacca
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 8, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 15 
Juan Pablo Raba
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Gustavo Gaviria’ in the TV Series ‘Narcos’)
Juan Pablo Raba
3
Birthdate: January 14, 1977
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Catalina Sandino Moreno
4
Birthdate: April 19, 1981
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 17 
Ximena Duque
(Colombian Actress and Model.)
Ximena Duque
6
Birthdate: January 30, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 18 
Paula Garces
(Actress)
Paula Garces
4
Birthdate: March 20, 1974
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 19 
Jorge Salcedo Cabrera
(Civil engineer)
Jorge Salcedo Cabrera
1
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: November 25, 1947
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 20 
Cristina Umaña
2
Birthdate: December 24, 1974
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 21 
Gio Urshela
(Colombian Baseball Player Who Plays as Third Baseman)
Gio Urshela
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 11, 1991
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 22 
Cecilia Braekhus
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 28, 1981
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 23 
Ernesto Samper Pizano
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 3, 1950
Sun Sign: Leo
 24 
Edgar Renteria
(Colombian Retired Baseball Player Who Played as a Shortstop)
Edgar Renteria
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 7, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
 25 
Iván Duque
(President of Colombia)
Iván Duque
8
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 1, 1976
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 26 
Diego Murillo Bejarano
(Former Leader of the 'United Self-Defense Forces of Colombia' Paramilitary Group)
Diego Murillo Bejarano
7
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: February 23, 1961
Sun Sign: Pisces
 27 
Andrés Pastrana Arango
(30th President of Colombia (1998 - 2002))
Andrés Pastrana Arango
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 17, 1954
Sun Sign: Leo
 28 
Eleider Álvarez
(Colombian Boxer who Specializes in Light-Heavyweight Division)
Eleider Álvarez
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 8, 1984
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 29 
Fabio Ochoa Vásquez
(Former Key Member of 'Medellín Cartel', Serving 30-Year Prison Term in the US)
Fabio Ochoa Vásquez
6
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: May 2, 1957
Sun Sign: Taurus
 30 
Samuel Vargas
(Canadian-Colombian Boxer Who Specializes in Welterweight and Light Middleweight Divisions)
Samuel Vargas
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 12, 1989
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 31 
Paola Rey
(Actress, Model)
Paola Rey
1
Birthdate: December 19, 1979
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 32 
Lillo Brancato
(For his performance as Calogero Anello in Robert De Niro's 1993 directorial debut)
Lillo Brancato
0
Birthdate: August 30, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 33 
José Quintana
(Colombian Baseball Player Who Plays as a Pitcher)
José Quintana
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 24, 1989
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 34 
Virgilio Barco Vargas
1
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: September 17, 1921
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: May 20, 1997
 35 
Sandra Vergara
(She has served as a correspondent for People magazine‘s series People (The TV Show))
Sandra Vergara
2
Birthdate: September 11, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
 36 
Sabina Mazo
(Colombian Mixed Martial Artist)
Sabina Mazo
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 25, 1997
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 37 
Francisco de Paula Santander
(President of Colombia)
Francisco de Paula Santander
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 2, 1792
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: March 6, 1840
 38 
Juan Carlos Osorio
(Former Colombian Footballer Who Played as a Midfielder)
Juan Carlos Osorio
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 8, 1962
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 39 
Julio César Turbay Ayala
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 18, 1916
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: September 13, 2005
 40 
Samael Aun Weor
(Author and Spiritual Teacher)
Samael Aun Weor
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 6, 1917
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: December 24, 1977
 41 
Gustavo Rojas Pinilla
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 12, 1900
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: January 17, 1975
 42 
Óscar Rivas
(Colombian Professional Boxer)
Óscar Rivas
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 6, 1987
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 43 
Manuel Marulanda
(Guerrilla leader)
Manuel Marulanda
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 13, 1930
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: March 26, 2008
 44 
Jon Henrik Fjallgren
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 26, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
 45 
Miguel Calero
(Colombian Football Player Who Played as a Goalkeeper)
Miguel Calero
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 14, 1971
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: December 4, 2012
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 46 
Alfonso Cano
(Revolutionary)
Alfonso Cano
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 22, 1948
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: November 4, 2011
 47 
Mario Yepes
(Colombian Retired Football Player Who Played as a Defender)
Mario Yepes
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 13, 1976
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 48 
Alfonso López Michelsen
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 30, 1913
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: July 11, 2007
 49 
Luis Carlos López
(Colombian Poet)
Luis Carlos López
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 11, 1879
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: November 30, 1950
 50 
Jorge Eliécer Gaitán
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 23, 1903
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: April 9, 1948