Celebrities in Nicaragua

Lila T. Abaunza former first lady of Nicaragua
Fernando Aguero politician
Jessica Aguilera track, field athlete
Claribel Alegria poet
Arnoldo Aleman former president
Fernando Chamorro Alfaro general
Jose Alfaro boxer
Lizandro Chavez Alfaro poet
Porfi Altamirano baseball player
Rosendo Alvarez boxer
Pedro Miguel Arce actor
Jose Areas musician
Alex Arguello boxer
Jorge Salazar Arguello coffee grower, UPANIC leader
Mariana Sanson Arguello poet
Marifely Arguello Miss Nicaragua 2004
Pablo Alberto Cuadra Arguello poet
Nora Astorga ambassador to UN
Hector Avellan poet
Leonardo Arguello Barreto former president
Lya Barrioz singer, actress
Eugenio Batres historian, talk show host
Gioconda Belli poet
Marvin Benard baseball player
Enrique Bermudez former leader of Contras
Yolanda Blanco poet
Xiomara Blandino Miss Nicaragua 2007
Enrique Bolanos former president
Miguel Obando y Bravo former Archbishop of Nicaragua
Omar Cabezas author
Antonio Cardenal Caldera leader National Liberation Front
Marcia Calderon Miss Nicaragua 1955
Cesar Caracas painter
Ernesto Cardenal poet
Fernando Cardenal Jesuit theologian
Jose Cardenal businessman
Katia Cardenal singer, songwriter
Xavier Chamorro Cardenal editor
Barbara Carrera actress
Wilvon Cash Rus Tafari prophet
Blanca Castellion poet
Oswaldo Castillo actor
Emiliano Chamorro former president
Fruto Chamorro first president
Pedro Chamorro former president
Violeta Chamorro first female president in Latin America
Tony Chevez baseball player
Juan Chow poet
Armando Collado soccer player
Jorge Bernade Navas Cordonero sculptor
Michael Cordua businessman
Alfonso Cortes poet
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Arturo Cruz politician
Arturo Cruz, Jr. revolutionary, diplomat
Rigoberto Cruz one of the founders FSLN
Manolo Cuadra author
Pablo Antonio Cuadra poet
Ruben Dario poet
Anastasio Somoza Debayle former dictator
Luis Somoza Debayle former president
Miguel D'Escoto priest, former foreign minister
Ajax Delgado martyr Sandinista revolution
Omar D'Leon artist, poet
Luis Enrique singer, composer
Jose Dolores Estrada national hero
Idania Fernandez martyr Sandinista revolution
Carlos Fonseca teacher, founder of FSLN
Gloria Gabuardi poet, author
Julio Gamboa boxer
Anastasio Somoza Garcia dictator, former president
Eugenio Batres Garcia newscaster, journalist, author, poet
Eddie Gazo boxer
Carlos Mejia Godoy musician, composer, singer
Marta Leonor Gonzalez poet, narrator, journalist
Mercedes Gordillo poet, writer, critic
Aminta Granera Sandinista, police chief of Nicaragua
David Green baseball player
Tino Lopez Guerra poet
Erick Bladon Guevara poet
Devern Hansack baseball player
George William Albert Hendy chief Miskito nation
Aubry Campbell Ingram baseball player
Christianne Meneses Jacobs author, editor, publisher
Bianca Jagger social, political activist
Edmundo Jarquin politician
Maximo Jerez politician, lawyer, military leader
Manuel Coronel Kautz vice minister of foreign relations
Erwin Kruger singer, folklore poet
Carlos Reynaldo Lacayo businessman
Emilio Alvarez Lejarza writer
Herty Lewites politician
Israel Lewites Sandinista leader
Danilo Lopez poet
Diana Lopez Olympic medalist
Mark Lopez Olympic medalist
Steven Lopez Olympic medalist
Oswaldo Mairena baseball player
Pablo Antonio Vega Mantilla Bishop Emeritus
Shawn Hasani Martin soccer player
Dennis Martinez first Nicaraguan major league baseball player
Francisco Mayorga author
Ricardo Mayorga boxer
Salomon Ibarra Mayorga poet, lyricist of Nicaragua national anthem
Alberto Cuadra Mejia poet, writer, critic
Lester Melendez soccer player
Tony Melendez guitar player
Maria Romero Meneses nun
Vidaluz Meneses poet
Lillian Molieri (aka Lupe Mayorga) actress
Emilio Alvarez Montalvan politician, author
Eduardo Montealegre politician, businessman
Luis Montealegre artist, sculptor
Reinaldo Aguado Montealegre president International Society for Human Rights in Nicaragua
Tania Montenegro poet, journalist
Armando Morales artist
Beltran Morales poet, essayist, critic, narrator
Karla Moreno weightlifter
Rosario Murillo poet
Michele Najlis poet
David Obregon boxer
Oldman former king Miskito nation
Daniel Ortega president, leader FSLN
Vicente Padilla baseball player
Azarias H. Pallais poet
Emilio Palacios soccer player
Juan Palacios boxer
Maria Lourdes Pallais narrator, journalist
Raphael Pallais author
Hugo Palma-Ibarra artist
Joaquin Pasos poet
Eden Pastora politician
Horacio Pena author, poet
Luis Alberto Perez boxer
Rigoberto Lopez Perez poet, author
Claudia Poll swimmer
Silvia Poll swimmer
Anastasio Somoza Portocarrero former commander national guard
Sergio Ramirez vice-president Nicaragua, author
Mari Ramos television host
Adonis Rivas boxer
Carlos Martinez Rivas poet
Alfonso Robelo businessman, politician, diplomat
Thelma Rodriguez Miss Nicaragua 2008
Juan Bautista Sacasa former president
Jorge Salazar coffee grower, leader UPANIC
Aristides Sanchez key figure of Contras
Ernesto Mejia Sanchez poet
Maria Teresa Sanchez poet
Wilber Sanchez soccer player
Augusto Cesar Sandino revolutionary
Roberto Sanson architect
Julito Sequeira artist, poet, writer
Eunice Shade author
Arlen Siu martyr of Sandinista revolution
Juan Sobalvarro poet
Hilda Solis US congresswoman
Guillermo Rothschuh Tablada poet
Dora Maria Tellez historian
Milagros Teran author, poet, essayist
Flavio Cesar Tijerino poet, author
Torombolo singer
Eve Torres wrestler, dancer, actress
Gabriel Traversari actor, director, singer, songwriter
Clodomiro Picado Twight scientist
Jose Coronel Urtecho poet, translator, essayist, critic, narrator, playwright, historian
Donald Vega musician, composer
Albert Williams major league baseball player
Samuel Wilson soccer player
Daisy Zamora poet
Jose Santos Zelaya former president
Hernaldo Zuniga singer, composer