Celebrities in Argentina

Norma Aleandro
Actress

Gabriel Batistuta
Football player

Manuel Belgrano
Politician, creator of argentine flag

Ladislao Biro
Inventor ball point pen

Julio Bocca
Ballet dancer

Jorge Luis Borges
Writer, poet, critic, librarian

Guillermo Brown
Admiral

Adolfo Bioy Casares
Author

Juan Jose Castro
Composer

Julio Cortazar
Author

Juan Martin del Potro
Tennis player

Raul Di Blasio
Pianist

Ulises Dumont
Actor

Tomas Elroy
Journalist, author, newspaper founder

Adolfo Perez Esquivel
Nobel laureate

Carlos Gardel
Singer, songwriter, composer (born in France)

Alberto Ginastera
Composer

Emanuel Ginobili
Basketball player

Ernesto "Che" Guevara
Revolutionary, guerrila leader, author

Ricardo Guiraldes
Author

Jose Hernandez
Journalist, poet

Bernardo Alberto Houssay
Nobel laureate

Olivia Hussey (Olivia Osuna)
Actress

Paco Jamandreu
Confidant of first lady Eva Peron

Mario Kempes
Footballer

Juan B. Justo
Founder Argentina Socialist Party

Alejandro Korn
Physician, reformist, politician

La Argentia
Flamenco dancer

Fernando Lamas
Actor

Lorenzo Lamas
Actor

Luis Federico Leloir
Biochemist (born in France)

Leopoldo Lugones
Journalist, author

Benito Lynch
Author

Diego Maradona
Footballer, manager

Karen March
War correspondent

Tomas Elroy Martinez
Journalist, newspaper founder

Lionel Andres Leo" Messi
Footballer

Gen. Bartolome Mitre
Former president

Leonardo Moledo
Author

Roberto Noble
Journalist, politician, anchor

Fito Paez
Musician, songwriter

Pascual Perez
First argentine world boxing champ

Eva Duarte de Peron "Evita"
Former first lady

Emilio Pettoruti
Artist

Felipe Pigna
Historian

Luis Puenzo
Film maker

Juan Manuel de Rosas
Dictator

Jose de San Martin
Protector of the south

Domingo Faustino Sarmiento
Essayist

Jose Maria Sobral
Antarctic explorer

Osvaldo Soriano
Author, film maker

Juan Domingo Peron Sosa
Politician

Carlos Thays
Landscape architect

Juan Carlos Thorry
Actor, musician

Hector Varela
Musician

Dalmacio Velez Sarsfield
Author of civil/commercial codes

Juan Vucetich
Inventor modern fingerprinting

Rodolfo Walsh
Journalist, author, revolutionary

Alberto Williams
Composer

Abraham Willink
Entomologist

Jamie Yankelevich
Businessman , television pioneer

Rogelio Yrurtia
Sculptor

Juan Carlos Zabala
Athlete

Roberto Zaldivar
M.D.

Pablo Ziegler
Musician