List of famous Peruvians with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Peru is the one-stop destination for travellers who like it all in their single holiday - spectacular scenery, glowing sunsets, sophisticated culture, wildest landscape, oldest civilization and finest and urbane construction. From the snow-capped Andean peaks to the deep Amazon rainforests, from the deeply-guarded traditions to the bustling urbane nightlife, Peru offers everyone a never-experienced-before dream vacation. But know that it is but a side of Peru - the country has been home to numerous renowned musicians, sports stars, actors, scientists, authors who have contributed through their personal endeavours. Prominent Peruvian sports personnel include Paolo Guerrero, Nolberto Solano, Cecilia Tait, Juan Manuel Vargas, Kina Malpartida and so on. This apart, Peru has been the address of other internationally famous Peruvians such as Oscar nominated writer/director Claudia Llosa, photographer Mario Testino, surfer Sofia Mulanovich, chef and restaurateur Gaston Acurio, economists Hernando de Soto, singer Juan Diego Florez, diplomat Javier Perez de Cuellar and Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa. Go through this segment and find out in detail about the famous Peruvians and their life. Their impressive profile and noteworthy contribution is sure to leave you spellbound.
Lina MedinaLina Medina
(World's Youngest Mother)

23 September 1933

Huancavelica Region, Peru

Virgo

Isabel AllendeIsabel Allende
(Writer)

02 August 1942

Lima

Leo

Mario Vargas LlosaMario Vargas Llosa
(Writer)

28 March 1936

Arequipa

Aries

Juliane KoepckeJuliane Koepcke
(Lone Survivor of 1971 LANSA Plane Crash)

10 October 1954

Lima, Peru

Libra

Alberto FujimoriAlberto Fujimori
(Former President of Peru)

28 July 1938

Lima

Leo

Ollanta HumalaOllanta Humala
(President of Peru)

27 June 1962

Lima

Cancer

Ricardo PalmaRicardo Palma
(Author)

07 February 1833

06 October 1919

Lima

Aquarius

Abraham ValdelomarAbraham Valdelomar
(Narrator)

27 April 1888

03 November 1919

Pisco

Taurus

Denisse DibosDenisse Dibós
(Actress, Stage Producer, Businessperson)

15 April 1967

Lima

Aries

Alan GarciaAlan Perez
(Former President of Peru)

23 May 1949

Lima, Peru

Gemini

Immortal TechniqueImmortal Technique
(Musician, Rapper, Singer)

19 February 1978

Lima

Aquarius

Henry Ian CusickHenry Ian Cusick
(Stage actor, Film actor)

17 April 1967

Trujillo

Aries

Nathalie KelleyNathalie Kelley
(Actor)

03 March 1985

Lima

Pisces

Pilar PalletePilar Pallete

03 September 1936

Paita

Virgo

Alberto VargasAlberto Vargas
(Painter, Illustrator)

09 February 1896

30 December 1982

Arequipa

Aquarius

Keiko FujimoriKeiko Fujimori
(Politician)

25 May 1975

Lima

Gemini

Hilda GadeaHilda Gadea
(economist, politician, writer)

21 March 1921

31 January 1974

Lima

Aries

Alexis AmoreAlexis Amore
(Pornographic actor, Actor, Model, Glamour model, Journalist)

29 December 1978

Lima

Capricorn

Hernando de Soto PolarHernando de Soto Polar
(economist, writer)

02 June 1941

Arequipa

Gemini

César VallejoCésar Vallejo
(Poet, Writer, Playwright, Translator, Journalist)

16 March 1892

15 April 1938

Peru

Pisces

Christian MeierChristian Meier
(Singer, Actor, Model)

23 June 1970

Santiago

Cancer

Alejandro ToledoAlejandro Toledo
(Economist, Politician)

28 March 1946

Cabana

Aries

Miguel Grau SeminarioMiguel Grau Seminario
(soldier)

27 July 1834

08 October 1879

Piura

Leo

Juan Velasco AlvaradoJuan Velasco Alvarado
(Politician, Officer)

16 June 1910

24 December 1977

Piura

Gemini

Vladimiro MontesinosVladimiro Montesinos
(Politician)

20 May 1945

Arequipa

Taurus

Gastón AcurioGastón Acurio
(Chef)

30 October 1967

Lima

Scorpio

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