Famous People From Cuba
Fidel CastroFidel Castro
13 August 1926
Former Prime Minister of Cuba
Desi ArnazDesi Arnaz
02 March 1917
Actor

Joey DiazJoey Diaz
19 February 1963
Actor

Yoel RomeroYoel Romero
30 April 1977
Mixed Martial Artist (MMA)

Jorge GarciaJorge Garcia
28 April 1973
Actor

Fulgencio BatistaFulgencio Batista
16 January 1901
Former President of Cuba
Miguel Díaz-CanelMiguel Díaz-Canel
20 April 1960
President of Cuba

Faizon LoveFaizon Love
14 June 1968
Actor, Comedian

Georg Stanford BrownGeorg Stanford Brown
24 June 1943
Actor
Andy GarciaAndy Garcia
12 April 1956
Actor

Alberto KordaAlberto Korda
14 September 1928
Photographer
Reinaldo ArenasReinaldo Arenas
16 July 1943
Cuban poet

William LevyWilliam Levy
29 August 1980
Actor, Model

Raul CastroRaul Castro
03 June 1931
President of the Council of State of Cuba

José FernándezJosé Fernández
31 July 1992
Baseball Pitcher

Jose MartiJose Marti
28 January 1853
Poet
Erick Brian ColonErick Brian Colon
03 January 2001
Instagram Star

Elio PisElio Pis
 
Model, Ex-boyfriend of Venus Williams

Elián GonzalezElián Gonzalez
06 December 1993
Cuban Citizen Who Got Embroiled in Immigration

Fernando AlonsoFernando Alonso
17 December 1914
Actor
Eddie CibrianEddie Cibrian
16 June 1973
Actor

David FumeroDavid Fumero
29 December 1972
Actor
Jose CansecoJose Canseco
02 July 1964
Baseball player

Yasiel PuigYasiel Puig
07 December 1990
Baseball player

Ry CooderRy Cooder
15 March 1947
Guitarist, Singer, Composer, Banjoist,
Dave LombardoDave Lombardo
16 February 1965
Drummer, Musician

Aroldis ChapmanAroldis Chapman
28 February 1988
Baseball player
Tony PlanaTony Plana
19 April 1952
Actor

José Raúl CapablancaJosé Raúl Capablanca
19 November 1888
Chess Player

Al JourgensenAl Jourgensen
09 October 1958
Singer, Music executive, Banjoist, Composer
Pedro ZamoraPedro Zamora
29 February 1972
Educator

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Yoenis CéspedesYoenis Céspedes
18 October 1985
Baseball player
Jon SecadaJon Secada
04 October 1961
Singer-songwriter

Rudy SarzoRudy Sarzo
18 November 1950
Bassist

Xavier CugatXavier Cugat
01 January 1900
Conductor, Composer, Jazz musician, Singer,

Yuriorkis GamboaYuriorkis Gamboa
23 December 1981
Boxer
Camilo CienfuegosCamilo Cienfuegos
06 February 1932
Armed force officer
Orlando HernándezOrlando Hernández
11 October 1965
Baseball player

Guillermo RigondeauxGuillermo Rigondeaux
30 September 1980
Boxer

Alberto SalazarAlberto Salazar
07 August 1958
Marathon runner, Athletics competitor

Tony PérezTony Pérez
14 May 1942
American baseball player
Luis TiantLuis Tiant
23 November 1940
Baseball player

Ibrahim FerrerIbrahim Ferrer
20 February 1927
Cuban singer

Teófilo StevensonTeófilo Stevenson
29 March 1952
Boxer, Engineer

Hector LombardHector Lombard
02 February 1978
Judoka, Thai boxer

Javier SotomayorJavier Sotomayor
13 October 1967
High jumper
Compay SegundoCompay Segundo
18 November 1907
Cuban guitarist

Arturo SandovalArturo Sandoval
06 November 1949
Trumpeter, Pianist, Composer, Jazz musician,
Arnaldo Tamayo MéndezArnaldo Tamayo Méndez
29 January 1942
Astronaut, Aviator, Military personnel

Benny ParetBenny Paret
14 March 1937
Boxer

Jorge SolerJorge Soler
25 February 1992
Baseball player
Carlos Prío SocarrásCarlos Prío Socarrás
14 July 1903
President

Félix González-TorresFélix González-Torres
26 November 1957
Visual Artist
Mongo SantamaríaMongo Santamaría
07 April 1917
Percussionist

Gerardo MachadoGerardo Machado
28 September 1869
Politician

Yonder AlonsoYonder Alonso
08 April 1987
Baseball player

Wifredo LamWifredo Lam
08 December 1902
Artist

Alejo CarpentierAlejo Carpentier
26 December 1904
Writer, Journalist, Essayist, Musicologist,
Máximo GómezMáximo Gómez
18 November 1836
General

Ozzie CansecoOzzie Canseco
02 July 1964
Baseball player

Carlos FinlayCarlos Finlay
03 December 1833
Epidemiologist

Juan Almeida BosqueJuan Almeida Bosque
17 February 1927
Politician
Alberto JuantorenaAlberto Juantorena
03 December 1950
Athlete

Danell LeyvaDanell Leyva
30 October 1991
Artistic gymnast
Kid ChocolateKid Chocolate
06 January 1910
Boxer

Huber MatosHuber Matos
26 November 1918
Politician

Ramón GrauRamón Grau
13 September 1881
politician, physician
Leonardo Padura FuentesLeonardo Padura Fuentes
1955 AD
writer, journalist, screenwriter

Yunel EscobarYunel Escobar
02 November 1982
Baseball player
Bebo ValdésBebo Valdés
09 October 1918
Musician

Kendrys MoralesKendrys Morales
20 June 1983
Baseball player

Nicolás GuillénNicolás Guillén
10 July 1902
Poet
Osvaldo AlonsoOsvaldo Alonso
11 November 1985
Association football player

Tomás Estrada PalmaTomás Estrada Palma
09 July 1835
Politician
Carlos Manuel de CéspedesCarlos Manuel de Céspedes
18 April 1819
Revolutionary

Martín DihigoMartín Dihigo
25 May 1906
Baseball player

Samuel ArmenterosSamuel Armenteros
27 May 1990
Association football player

CachaoCachao
14 September 1918
Double Bassist
Guillermo Cabrera InfanteGuillermo Cabrera Infante
22 April 1929
Linguist, Screenwriter, Translator, Essayist,
Tomás Gutiérrez AleaTomás Gutiérrez Alea
11 December 1928
Filmmaker

Dayron RoblesDayron Robles
19 November 1986
Cuban track, Field athlete

José Lezama LimaJosé Lezama Lima
19 December 1910
Writer

Heberto PadillaHeberto Padilla
20 January 1932
Poet
Dolf LuqueDolf Luque
04 August 1890
Baseball player

Virgilio PiñeraVirgilio Piñera
04 August 1912
Author

Fernando Ortiz FernándezFernando Ortiz Fernández
16 July 1881
Essayist

Manuel GalbánManuel Galbán
14 January 1931
Guitarist

Miguel BarnetMiguel Barnet
28 January 1940
Writer
Severo SarduySevero Sarduy
25 February 1937
Poet

Manuel PiñeiroManuel Piñeiro
14 March 1933
Politician
Roberto Fernández RetamarRoberto Fernández Retamar
09 June 1930
poet

Alejandro RobainaAlejandro Robaina
20 March 1919
Tobacco farmer
Julián del CasalJulián del Casal
07 November 1863
Poet
Humberto SolásHumberto Solás
04 December 1941
Film maker