Venezuela is a country famous for its amalgamation of rich, diverse and complex cultures that has been influenced by the original Venezuelan natives to the Spanish and Africans who arrived after the Spanish conquest. Venezuelan art, enriched by the likes of painters Francisco Arturo Michelena Castillo, Antonio Herrera Toro, and Martín Tovar y Tovar is famous worldwide. Also known for its beautiful buildings and churches, the nation has been the homeland of prominent architects including Carlos Raúl Villanueva who designed the Central University of Venezuela—a World Heritage Site. Venezuelan literature which saw rapid development following the War of Independence was dominated by noted writers like Rómulo Gallegos, Teresa de la Parra, Arturo Uslar Pietri, Adriano González León, and Miguel Otero Silva. Indigenous music in the nation has gained much popularity in the modern times thanks to the efforts of singers and musicians like Pedro Elías Gutiérrez, Iván Pérez Rossi, and Rafael Bolívar Coronado. Venezuela is also home to numerous beautiful and talented women who have done their nation proud by winning several international beauty pageants like Miss Universe and Miss World. This section provides you information about the life and works of famous Venezuelans.
Juan GuaidóJuan Guaidó
28 July 1983
Politician
Nicolás MaduroNicolás Maduro
23 November 1962
President of Venezuela

Liberty PhoenixLiberty Phoenix
05 July 1976
Child Actor, Businesswoman

Miguel CabreraMiguel Cabrera
18 April 1983
Baseball Player

Carolina Herrera Carolina Herrera
08 January 1939
Fashion Designer

Sebastian GutierrezSebastian Gutierrez
10 September 1974
Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer
Monica SpearMónica Spear
01 October 1984
Model, Actress

Simon BolivarSimon Bolivar
24 July 1783
Revolutionary & Military Leader

Michelle LewinMichelle Lewin
25 February 1986
Fitness Model, Bodybuilder

Baruj BenacerrafBaruj Benacerraf
29 October 1920
Immunologist
Hugo ChavezHugo Chavez
28 July 1954
Former President of Venezuela

LilimarLilimar
02 June 2000
Actress
Daniela NievesDaniela Nieves
04 July 1997
Actress

Teresa CarrenoTeresa Carreno
22 December 1853
Singer, Pianist, Composer

Dross RotzankDross Rotzank
16 July 1982
YouTuber, Blogger
Mariale MarreroMariale Marrero
21 March 1991
YouTuber

Jacqueline SaburidoJacqueline Saburido
20 December 1978
Journalist
Carlos the JackalCarlos the Jackal
12 October 1949
Mercenary, Terrorist

Gaby EspinoGaby Espino
15 November 1977
Actor, Model

Pastor MaldonadoPastor Maldonado
09 March 1985
Racing driver
Diosdado CabelloDiosdado Cabello
15 April 1963
Soldier

Carlos BaccaCarlos Bacca
08 September 1986
Association football player
Carlos ZambranoCarlos Zambrano
01 June 1981
Baseball pitcher

Ricardo MontanerRicardo Montaner
08 September 1957
Singer, Composer

Kimberly Dos RamosKimberly Dos Ramos
15 April 1992
Television presenter, Actor, Singer, Model

Cilia FloresCilia Flores
01 January 1953
Politician, Lawyer
Marjorie de SousaMarjorie de Sousa
23 April 1980
Venezuelan television actress
Gabriela SpanicGabriela Spanic
10 December 1973
Actor, Model, Q17274366

Carlos Andrés PérezCarlos Andrés Pérez
1922 AD
President

Andrew DivoffAndrew Divoff
02 July 1955
Actor, Stunt performer

Francisco de MirandaFrancisco de Miranda
28 March 1750
Military leader
Chiquinquirá DelgadoChiquinquirá Delgado
17 August 1972
Actor, Model

Rafael CalderaRafael Caldera
24 January 1916
President

Dayana MendozaDayana Mendoza
01 June 1986
Model, Beauty pageant contestant

Luis AparicioLuis Aparicio
29 April 1934
Famous Baseball Players

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Milka DunoMilka Duno
22 April 1972
Racecar driver
JairzinhoJairzinho
25 December 1944
Association football player, Association football

Pedro CarmonaPedro Carmona
06 July 1941
Businessperson, Economist, Entrepreneur
Scarlet OrtizScarlet Ortiz
12 December 1974
model, actor, beauty pageant contestant

Fernando CarrilloFernando Carrillo
06 January 1965
singer, television actor, film actor, pianist

Antonio José de SucreAntonio José de Sucre
03 February 1795
Politician
Jeffrén SuárezJeffrén Suárez
20 January 1988
Footballer

Franco De VitaFranco De Vita
23 January 1954
Singer, Songwriter
Adrián RamosAdrián Ramos
22 January 1986
Association football player

Reynaldo HahnReynaldo Hahn
09 August 1874
Conductor, Composer, Choreographer, Music critic,

Stefanía FernándezStefanía Fernández
04 September 1990
Model

Fernando AmorebietaFernando Amorebieta
29 March 1985
Association football player

Osmariel VillalobosOsmariel Villalobos
02 August 1988
Venezuelan TV show host
Rómulo GallegosRómulo Gallegos
02 August 1884
Novelist

Marisol EscobarMarisol Escobar
22 May 1930
Sculptor, Painter

Andrés BelloAndrés Bello
29 November 1781
Poet, Legislator, Philosopher, Educator,

Norkys BatistaNorkys Batista
30 August 1977
Venezuelan actress
Irene EsserIrene Esser
20 November 1991
Model

DannyDanny
07 August 1983
association football player
Migbelis CastellanosMigbelis Castellanos
07 June 1995
Venezuelan model

Gabriela VergaraGabriela Vergara
29 May 1974
Model

Diosa CanalesDiosa Canales
11 January 1987
Singer, Actor, Model
Henrique Capriles RadonskiHenrique Capriles Radonski
11 July 1972
Politician, Lawyer

Ruddy RodríguezRuddy Rodríguez
20 March 1967
Actor, Entrepreneur, Film producer, Model, Beauty
Susana DuijmSusana Duijm
11 August 1936
Venezuelan actress

Carolina TejeraCarolina Tejera
14 October 1976
Model

Maritza SayaleroMaritza Sayalero
16 February 1961
Venezuelan designer
Christina DieckmannChristina Dieckmann
22 April 1977
Model

Alexandra BraunAlexandra Braun
19 July 1983
Model
Adriana VasiniAdriana Vasini
30 July 1987
Model

Rafael de La FuenteRafael de La Fuente
11 November 1986
Television actor, Singer, Actor, Film actor

Dorangel VargasDorangel Vargas
14 May 1957