Famous People From Mexico

The spectacular architectural galore, rich history, diverse landscape and indigenous blend of culture and heritage make Mexico one of the most coveted countries in the world. And due credit for the same goes to its talented pool of nationals who have constantly worked hard to help Mexico stand tall in the world forum. Talking specifically about Mexican men, the list goes far and wide for there have been umpteenth men who have greatly contributed to the country’s rich heritage and culture through their progressive thinking.


08 May 1996

Andrés Manuel López ObradorAndrés Manuel López Obrador

13 November 1953

(Comic Film Actor)

12 August 1911

Guillermo del ToroGuillermo del Toro
(Filmmaker, Screenwriter)

09 October 1964

Carlos SlimCarlos Slim

28 January 1940

Enrique Peña NietoEnrique Peña Nieto
(President of Mexico)

20 July 1966

Hirving LozanoHirving Lozano

30 July 1995

Anthony QuinnAnthony Quinn

21 April 1915

Diego RiveraDiego Rivera
(Painter, Muralist)

08 December 1886

Pancho VillaPancho Villa

05 June 1878

Carlos VelaCarlos Vela

01 March 1989

Ryan GuzmanRyan Guzman

21 September 1987

Emiliano ZapataEmiliano Zapata
(Mexican Political figure)

08 August 1879

Juanpa ZuritaJuanpa Zurita

29 March 1996

Alberto Del RioAlberto Del Rio
(Mixed Martial Artist)

25 May 1977

Juan GabrielJuan Gabriel

07 January 1950


21 February 1929

Ariel CamachoAriel Camacho
(Singer, songwriter)

08 July 1992

Agustín de IturbideAgustín de Iturbide
(Emperor of Mexico)

27 September 1783

Octavio PazOctavio Paz
(Writer, Poet, Diplomat and Noble Prize Laureate)

31 March 1914

(Last Aztec Emperor)

1495 AD

Mario J. MolinaMario J. Molina

19 March 1943

Carlos FuentesCarlos Fuentes
(Mexican novelist)

11 November 1928

Julio Cesar ChavezJulio Cesar Chavez
(Mexican professional boxer)

12 July 1962

Rey Misterio Sr.Rey Misterio Sr.

08 January 1958

Benito JuarezBenito Juarez
(Mexican lawyer)

21 March 1806

Manuel GonzalezManuel González Flores
(31st President of Mexico)

18 June 1833

Silvestre RevueltasSilvestre Revueltas
(Music composer, violinist and teacher)

31 December 1899

Chumel TorresChumel Torres
(YouTube Star, Writer)

07 May 1982

Alfonso García RoblesAlfonso García Robles

20 March 1911

(Professional Wrestler)

22 December 1982

Carlos ChavezCarlos Chavez
(Composer, conductor)

13 June 1899

Mario BautistaMario Bautista
(Musical Artist)

05 March 1996

Alejandro Gonzalez InãrittuAlejandro Gonzalez Inãrittu
(Film Director)

15 August 1963

Sebb ArgoSebb Argo

20 September 1995


28 September 1962

Luis MiguelLuis Miguel
(Singer, Actor, Songwriter, Record producer, Film actor)

19 April 1970

Guillermo OchoaGuillermo Ochoa
(Association football player)

13 July 1985

Javier HernándezJavier Hernández

01 June 1988

Demián BichirDemián Bichir
(Actor, Television actor, Film actor)

01 August 1963

Diego LunaDiego Luna
(Television actor, Film producer, Film actor, Film director)

29 December 1979

Eugenio DerbezEugenio Derbez
(Actor, Television actor, Film actor)

02 September 1961

Rafael MárquezRafael Márquez
(Association football player)

13 February 1979

Gael García BernalGael García Bernal
(actor, film director, television actor, film actor)

30 November 1978

Raúl JiménezRaúl Jiménez
(Mexican footballer)

05 May 1991

Alfonso CuarónAlfonso Cuarón

28 November 1961

Diego BonetaDiego Boneta
(Actor, Singer, Association football player, Television actor)

29 November 1990

Cesar MillanCesar Millan
(Animal trainer, Writer, Cynologist)

27 August 1969

Ricardo MontalbánRicardo Montalbán
(Television actor, Film actor, Character actor, Stage actor)

25 November 1920

Alejandro González IñárrituAlejandro González Iñárritu
(Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Composer, Film editor)

15 August 1963

Jaime CamilJaime Camil
(Singer, Actor)

22 July 1973

Giovani dos SantosGiovani dos Santos
(Association football player)

11 May 1989

Antonio López de Santa AnnaAntonio López de Santa Anna
(Politician, Officer, Military personnel)

21 February 1794

Felipe CalderónFelipe Calderón
(Former President of Mexico)

18 August 1962

Vicente FoxVicente Fox
(Politician, Economist)

02 July 1942

Vicente FernándezVicente Fernández
(Singer, Actor, Film actor)

17 February 1940

Andrés GuardadoAndrés Guardado
(Association football player)

28 September 1986

Miguel LayúnMiguel Layún

25 June 1988

Mauricio OchmannMauricio Ochmann
(Television actor, Stage actor, Film actor)

16 November 1977

Juan Manuel MárquezJuan Manuel Márquez

23 August 1973

Porfirio DíazPorfirio Díaz
(Mexican general)

15 September 1830

Hugo SánchezHugo Sánchez
(Association football player, Association football manager)

11 July 1958

Rafael AmayaRafael Amaya
(Actor, Singer, Model, Television actor, Film actor)

28 February 1977

Luis BuñuelLuis Buñuel
(Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Film editor, Writer)

22 February 1900

Jonathan dos SantosJonathan dos Santos

26 April 1990

Pedro InfantePedro Infante
(Actor, Singer, Film actor, Carpenter)

18 November 1917

Fernando ColungaFernando Colunga
(Actor, Television actor)

03 March 1966

Sergio PérezSergio Pérez
(Racing driver)

26 January 1990

Diego Antonio ReyesDiego Antonio Reyes
(Mexican footballer)

19 September 1992

Marco Antonio BarreraMarco Antonio Barrera

17 January 1974

Vicente Carrillo FuentesVicente Carrillo Fuentes
(Drug trafficker)

16 October 1962

Carlos SalcedoCarlos Salcedo

29 September 1993

Alfonso HerreraAlfonso Herrera
(Actor, Singer, Television actor)

28 August 1983

Javier AguirreJavier Aguirre
(Association football player, Association football manager)

01 December 1958

Miguel Hidalgo y CostillaMiguel Hidalgo y Costilla

08 May 1753

Cuauhtémoc BlancoCuauhtémoc Blanco
(Association football player)

17 January 1973

José JoséJosé José

17 February 1948

Cristian CastroCristian Castro
(Singer, Composer, Actor)

08 December 1974

Ernesto ZedilloErnesto Zedillo
(Economist, University teacher, Author)

27 December 1951

Marco FabiánMarco Fabián
(Association football player)

21 July 1989

Jorge CamposJorge Campos
(Association football player, Association football manager)

15 October 1966