Famous People Born In Manila

Right IconThis ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

Vote for Your Favourite People Born In Manila
 1 
Lea Salonga
(The First Asian Actress to Receive a Tony Award)
Lea Salonga
16
Birthdate: February 22, 1971
Sun Sign: Pisces
 2 
Manny Jacinto
(Filipino-Born Canadian Actor)
Manny Jacinto
16
Birthdate: August 19, 1987
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 3 
Benigno Aquino III
(15th President of the Philippines)
Benigno Aquino III
25
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 8, 1960
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: June 24, 2021
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 4 
Daniel Padilla
(Filipino Actor and Recording Artist Known for His Films: ‘She's Dating the Gangster’ and ‘Crazy Beautiful You’)
Daniel Padilla
37
Birthdate: April 26, 1995
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 5 
Sarah Geronimo
11
Birthdate: July 25, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 6 
Isabel Preysler
(Filipina Socialite, Television Host and Mother of Enrique Iglesias)
Isabel Preysler
18
Birthdate: February 18, 1951
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 7 
Heart Evangelista
14
Birthdate: February 14, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 8 
Maria Ressa
(Journalist)
Maria Ressa
15
Birthdate: October 2, 1963
Sun Sign: Libra
 9 
Nico Santos
(Known for portraying Oliver T'sien in Crazy Rich Asians)
Nico Santos
0
Birthdate: April 7, 1979
Sun Sign: Aries
 10 
Vic Sotto
(Actor, comedian, film producer, TV host, singer , composer)
Vic Sotto
7
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 28, 1954
Sun Sign: Taurus
 11 
Neile Adams
(Filipina-American Actress, Singer and Dancer)
Neile Adams
9
Birthdate: July 10, 1932
Sun Sign: Cancer
 12 
Fernando Poe Jr.
(Popular Philippine Actor Who Later Stepped into Politics)
Fernando Poe Jr.
3
Birthdate: August 20, 1939
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: December 14, 2004
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 13 
John Lloyd Cruz
1
Birthdate: June 24, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
 14 
Imelda Marcos
(Filipino Politician)
Imelda Marcos
48
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 2, 1929
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 15 
Ferdinand Marcos, Jr.
(President of Philippines)
Ferdinand Marcos, Jr.
32
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 13, 1957
Sun Sign: Virgo
 16 
Sharon Cuneta
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 6, 1966
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 17 
Bryan Callen
(Filipino-Born American Comedian, Actor, and Podcaster)
Bryan Callen
11
Birthdate: January 26, 1967
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 18 
Piolo Pascual
(Actor, film producer, musician, model, record producer)
Piolo Pascual
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 12, 1977
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 19 
Gina Lopez
(Philippine Environmental Activist Who Fought against Destructive Mining)
Gina Lopez
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 27, 1953
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: August 19, 2019
 20 
Nick Joaquin
(Filipino Journalist and Writer)
Nick Joaquin
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 4, 1917
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: April 29, 2004
 21 
Angelica Panganiban
5
Birthdate: November 4, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 22 
Risa Hontiveros
(Filipino Politician Who is Currently Serving as a Senator of the Philiippines)
Risa Hontiveros
7
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 24, 1966
Sun Sign: Pisces
 23 
Ivana Alawi
(Actress And Model)
Ivana Alawi
3
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: December 25, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 24 
Francis Pangilinan
(Filipino Politician Who us Currently Serving as the Chairperson of the 'Liberal Party')
Francis Pangilinan
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 24, 1963
Sun Sign: Virgo
 25 
Carlos P. Romulo
(Filipino Statesman, Diplomat, Journalist, Soldier, and Author)
Carlos P. Romulo
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 14, 1898
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: December 15, 1985
 26 
Rachelle Ann Go
(Actor, Singer, Model)
Rachelle Ann Go
4
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: August 31, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
 27 
Francis Escudero
(Filipino Politician and Former Governor of Sorsogon)
Francis Escudero
9
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 10, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
 28 
Joey de Leon
(Comedian, actor, television presenter)
Joey de Leon
5
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 14, 1946
Sun Sign: Libra
 29 
Joey Mead King
(Television personality)
Joey Mead King
2
Birthdate: September 12, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 30 
Kathleen de Leon Jones
(Actress, singer, and dancer known for her role in the Hi-5 musical children's television series)
Kathleen de Leon Jones
1
Birthdate: September 1, 1977
Sun Sign: Virgo
 31 
Karylle
(Actor, Singer, Model)
Karylle
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 22, 1981
Sun Sign: Aries
 32 
Jake Ejercito
(Filipino Actor)
Jake Ejercito
0
Birthdate: March 27, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 33 
Tito Sotto
(Former Philippine Senate President)
Tito Sotto
10
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 24, 1948
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 34 
Jejomar Binay
(Vice President of the Philippines from 2010 to 2016)
Jejomar Binay
9
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 11, 1942
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 35 
Macario Sakay
(Revolutionary)
Macario Sakay
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 1, 1878
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: September 13, 1907
 36 
Nico Santos
(Singer)
Nico Santos
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 7, 1993
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 37 
Paolo Contis
1
Birthdate: March 14, 1984
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 38 
Mark Gil
(Actor)
Mark Gil
1
Birthdate: September 25, 1961
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: September 1, 2014
 39 
Bong Revilla
(Actor, Film producer, Comedian, Film actor)
Bong Revilla
10
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 25, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
 40 
Richard Gomez
(Filipino Actor, Director, Television Presenter, Épée Fencer, and Politician)
Richard Gomez
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 7, 1966
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 41 
Bam Aquino
(Philippine Senator and Former Actor and Host)
Bam Aquino
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 7, 1977
Sun Sign: Taurus
 42 
Cesar Montano
5
Birthdate: August 1, 1962
Sun Sign: Leo
 43 
Ruffa Gutierrez
(Former pageant queen known for her 1993 Binibining Pilipinas World and Second Runner-up to Miss World 1993)
Ruffa Gutierrez
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 24, 1974
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 44 
Slater Young
(Actor and Reality Star)
Slater Young
0
Birthdate: December 19, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 45 
Salvador Laurel
(The 8th Vice-President and the 5th Prime Minister of the Philippines)
Salvador Laurel
1
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: November 18, 1928
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: January 27, 2004
 46 
Pedro Paterno
(politician, novelist, poet, author, autobiographer)
Pedro Paterno
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 17, 1857
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: March 11, 1911
 47 
JM de Guzman
(Actor, Singer)
JM de Guzman
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 9, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
 48 
Rico J. Puno
(Pioneering Philippine Singer and Entertainer Who Later Stepped into Politics)
Rico J. Puno
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 13, 1953
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: October 30, 2018
 49 
Jose Garcia Villa
(Filipino Poet, Short Story Writer, Literary Critic, and Painter)
Jose Garcia Villa
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 5, 1908
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: February 7, 1997
 50 
Laidback Luke
(DJ and Founder of 'Mixmash Records')
Laidback Luke
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 22, 1976
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)