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.

Guillermo del ToroGuillermo del Toro
(Filmmaker, Screenwriter)

09 October 1964

Carlos SlimCarlos Slim

28 January 1940

Andrés Manuel López ObradorAndrés Manuel López Obrador

13 November 1953

Pancho VillaPancho Villa

05 June 1878

Diego RiveraDiego Rivera
(Painter, Muralist)

08 December 1886

Enrique Peña NietoEnrique Peña Nieto
(President of Mexico)

20 July 1966

Ryan GuzmanRyan Guzman

21 September 1987

Anthony QuinnAnthony Quinn

21 April 1915

Javier HernándezJavier Hernández

01 June 1988

Hirving LozanoHirving Lozano

30 July 1995

Emiliano ZapataEmiliano Zapata
(Mexican Political figure)

08 August 1879

Alberto Del RioAlberto Del Rio
(Mixed Martial Artist)

25 May 1977

Juan GabrielJuan Gabriel

07 January 1950

(Comic Film Actor)

12 August 1911

Juanpa ZuritaJuanpa Zurita

29 March 1996

Carlos VelaCarlos Vela

01 March 1989

Ariel CamachoAriel Camacho
(Singer, songwriter)

08 July 1992


21 February 1929

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

Carlos FuentesCarlos Fuentes
(Mexican novelist)

11 November 1928

Mario J. MolinaMario J. Molina

19 March 1943

Carlos Slim DomitCarlos Slim Domit
(Businessman, Son of Carlos Slim Helu)

28 February 1967

Rey Misterio Sr.Rey Misterio Sr.

08 January 1958

Julio Cesar ChavezJulio Cesar Chavez
(Mexican professional boxer)

12 July 1962

Chumel TorresChumel Torres
(YouTube Star, Writer)

07 May 1982

Benito JuarezBenito Juarez
(Mexican lawyer)

21 March 1806

Silvestre RevueltasSilvestre Revueltas
(Music composer, violinist and teacher)

31 December 1899

Manuel GonzalezManuel González Flores
(31st President of Mexico)

18 June 1833

Alfonso García RoblesAlfonso García Robles

20 March 1911

Sebb ArgoSebb Argo

20 September 1995

(Professional Wrestler)

22 December 1982

Carlos ChavezCarlos Chavez
(Composer, conductor)

13 June 1899

Mario BautistaMario Bautista
(Musical Artist)

05 March 1996

Oscar MoralesOscar Morales

26 September 1996

Alejandro Gonzalez InãrittuAlejandro Gonzalez Inãrittu
(Film Director)

15 August 1963

José BastónJosé Bastón

13 April 1968

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

29 December 1979


28 September 1962

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

01 August 1963

Alfonso CuarónAlfonso Cuarón

28 November 1961

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

30 November 1978

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

25 November 1920

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

19 April 1970

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

02 September 1961

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

21 February 1794

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

15 August 1963

Cesar MillanCesar Millan
(Animal trainer, Writer, Cynologist)

27 August 1969

Antonio MargaritoAntonio Margarito

18 March 1978

Adan CantoAdan Canto
(Actor, Television actor, Film actor)

05 December 1981

Porfirio DíazPorfirio Díaz
(Mexican general)

15 September 1830

Vicente FernándezVicente Fernández
(Singer, Actor, Film actor)

17 February 1940

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

29 November 1990

Jaime CamilJaime Camil
(Singer, Actor)

22 July 1973

Vicente Carrillo FuentesVicente Carrillo Fuentes
(Drug trafficker)

16 October 1962

Raúl JiménezRaúl Jiménez
(Mexican footballer)

05 May 1991

Fernando ValenzuelaFernando Valenzuela
(Baseball player)

01 November 1960

Miguel Hidalgo y CostillaMiguel Hidalgo y Costilla

08 May 1753

Marco Antonio BarreraMarco Antonio Barrera

17 January 1974

Juan Manuel MárquezJuan Manuel Márquez

23 August 1973

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

22 February 1900

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

18 November 1917

Sergio PérezSergio Pérez
(Racing driver)

26 January 1990

Felipe CalderónFelipe Calderón
(Former President of Mexico)

18 August 1962

Vicente FoxVicente Fox
(Politician, Economist)

02 July 1942

Vicente Carrillo LeyvaVicente Carrillo Leyva
(Drug trafficker)

19 July 1976

Giovani dos SantosGiovani dos Santos
(Association football player)

11 May 1989

Guillermo OchoaGuillermo Ochoa
(Association football player)

13 July 1985

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

16 November 1977

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

15 October 1966

Bruno BichirBruno Bichir
(Television actor, Stage actor, Film actor)

06 October 1967

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

11 July 1958

Rafael MárquezRafael Márquez
(Association football player)

13 February 1979

Pepe AguilarPepe Aguilar
(Singer-songwriter, actor)

07 August 1968

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

28 February 1977

Gerardo TaracenaGerardo Taracena

1970 AD

Alejandro FernándezAlejandro Fernández
(Singer, Actor)

24 April 1971

Alfonso HerreraAlfonso Herrera
(Actor, Singer, Television actor)

28 August 1983

Francisco I. MaderoFrancisco I. Madero
(Politician, Writer, Musician, Military personnel)

30 October 1873

José JoséJosé José

17 February 1948