Famous People From Cuba
Desi ArnazDesi Arnaz

02 March 1917

Fidel CastroFidel Castro
(Cuban Revolutionary Leader)

13 August 1926

Joey DiazJoey Diaz
(Actor)

19 February 1963

Yoel RomeroYoel Romero
(Mixed Martial Artist (MMA))

30 April 1977

Fulgencio BatistaFulgencio Batista
(Former President of Cuba)

16 January 1901

Miguel Díaz-CanelMiguel Díaz-Canel
(President of Cuba)

20 April 1960

Faizon LoveFaizon Love
(Actor, Comedian)

14 June 1968

Georg Stanford BrownGeorg Stanford Brown
(Actor)

24 June 1943

Erick Brian ColonErick Brian Colon
(Instagram Star)

03 January 2001

Andy GarciaAndy Garcia
(Actor)

12 April 1956

William LevyWilliam Levy
(Actor, Model)

29 August 1980

Reinaldo ArenasReinaldo Arenas
(Cuban poet)

16 July 1943

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Alberto KordaAlberto Korda
(Photographer)

14 September 1928

Raul CastroRaul Castro
(President of the Council of State of Cuba)

03 June 1931

Jose MartiJose Marti
(Poet)

28 January 1853

José FernándezJosé Fernández
(Baseball Pitcher)

31 July 1992

Elio PisElio Pis
(Model, Ex-boyfriend of Venus Williams)
Yasiel PuigYasiel Puig
(Baseball player)

07 December 1990

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Ry CooderRy Cooder
(Guitarist, Singer, Composer, Banjoist, Musicologist, Mandolinist)

15 March 1947

Dave LombardoDave Lombardo
(Drummer, Musician)

16 February 1965

Aroldis ChapmanAroldis Chapman
(Baseball player)

28 February 1988

Xavier CugatXavier Cugat
(Conductor, Composer, Jazz musician, Singer, Bandleader)

01 January 1900

Al JourgensenAl Jourgensen
(Singer, Music executive, Banjoist, Composer)

09 October 1958

Guillermo RigondeauxGuillermo Rigondeaux
(Boxer)

30 September 1980

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Yonder AlonsoYonder Alonso
(Baseball player)

08 April 1987

Yoenis CéspedesYoenis Céspedes
(Baseball player)

18 October 1985

Rudy SarzoRudy Sarzo
(Bassist)

18 November 1950

José Raúl CapablancaJosé Raúl Capablanca
(Chess Player)

19 November 1888

Yuriorkis GamboaYuriorkis Gamboa
(Boxer)

23 December 1981

Arturo SandovalArturo Sandoval
(Trumpeter, Pianist, Composer, Jazz musician, Percussionist)

06 November 1949

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Camilo CienfuegosCamilo Cienfuegos
(Armed force officer)

06 February 1932

Hector LombardHector Lombard
(Judoka, Thai boxer)

02 February 1978

Kendrys MoralesKendrys Morales
(Baseball player)

20 June 1983

Alberto SalazarAlberto Salazar
(Marathon runner, Athletics competitor)

07 August 1958

Benny ParetBenny Paret
(Boxer)

14 March 1937

Tony PérezTony Pérez
(American baseball player)

14 May 1942

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Javier SotomayorJavier Sotomayor
(High jumper)

13 October 1967

Orlando HernándezOrlando Hernández
(Baseball player)

11 October 1965

Teófilo StevensonTeófilo Stevenson
(Boxer, Engineer)

29 March 1952

Jorge SolerJorge Soler
(Baseball player)

25 February 1992

Gerardo MachadoGerardo Machado
(Politician)

28 September 1871

Ibrahim FerrerIbrahim Ferrer
(Cuban singer)

20 February 1927

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Kid ChocolateKid Chocolate
(Boxer)

06 January 1910

Osvaldo AlonsoOsvaldo Alonso
(Association football player)

11 November 1985

Alejo CarpentierAlejo Carpentier
(Writer, Journalist, Essayist, Musicologist, Literary critic)

26 December 1904

Ozzie CansecoOzzie Canseco
(Baseball player)

02 July 1964

Yunel EscobarYunel Escobar
(Baseball player)

02 November 1982

Arnaldo Tamayo MéndezArnaldo Tamayo Méndez
(Astronaut, Aviator, Military personnel)

29 January 1942

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Ramón GrauRamón Grau
(politician, physician)

13 September 1881

Leonardo Padura FuentesLeonardo Padura Fuentes
(writer, journalist, screenwriter)

1955 AD

Samuel ArmenterosSamuel Armenteros
(Association football player)

27 May 1990

Danell LeyvaDanell Leyva
(Artistic gymnast)

30 October 1991

Guillermo Cabrera InfanteGuillermo Cabrera Infante
(Linguist, Screenwriter, Translator, Essayist, Writer, Journalist)

22 April 1929

Dayron RoblesDayron Robles
(Cuban track, Field athlete)

19 November 1986

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Rubén GonzálezRubén González
(Pianist)

26 May 1919

José AbreuJosé Abreu
(baseball player)

29 January 1987

Mike PerezMike Perez
(boxer)

20 October 1985

José Julián Martí PérezJosé Julián Martí Pérez

28 January 1853

José Canseco Capas, JrJosé Canseco Capas, Jr
(Famous Baseball Players)

02 July 1964