List of Mexicans

Arts

:"See also List of Mexican artists
* Pita Amor, a doctor
* Alberto Arai, an architect, theorist and writer
* Luis Barragán, an architect
* Leonora Carrington, a painter
* Max Cetto, an architect, educator and historian
* Heberto Castillo, civil engineer
* Miguel Covarrubias, a painter
* Mathias Goeritz, a painter, sculptor and architect
* Frida Kahlo, a painter and wife of Diego Rivera
* Gerardo Murillo, a painter
* Juan O'Gorman, a painter and architect
* José Clemente Orozco, a muralist
* Antonio Rivas Mercado, an architect and engineer
* Diego Rivera, a muralist and husband of Frida Kahlo
* Fernando Romero, an architect
* Verónica Ruiz de Velasco, a figurative artist
* Sebastián, a sculptor
* David Alfaro Siqueiros, a muralist
* Rufino Tamayo, a painter
* Remedios Varo, a painter
* José María Velasco, a painter
* Abraham Zabludovsky, architect
* Alejandro Zohn, an architect

Authors

* José Agustín
* Ignacio Manuel Altamirano
* Pita Amor
* Juan José Arreola
* Guillermo Arriaga
* Mariano Azuela
* Caridad Bravo Adams
* Roberto Bravo
* Carlos Castaneda
* Rosario Castellanos
* Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
* Salvador Elizondo
* José Joaquín Fernández de Lizardi
* Carlos Fuentes
* Martín Luis Guzmán
* Guadalupe Loaeza
* Gregorio López y Fuentes
* Ángeles Mastretta
* Enrique Molina
* Carlos Monsiváis
* Nezahualcoyotl
* Salvador Novo
* Fernando del Paso
* Octavio Paz
* Elena Poniatowska
* Alfonso Reyes
* José Revueltas
* Luis J. Rodriguez
* Juan Rulfo
* Juan Ruiz de Alarcón
* Jose Sanchez Zolliker
* Jaime Sabines
* Paco Ignacio Taibo II
* David Toscana
* José Vasconcelos
* Yolanda Vargas Dulché
* Agustín Yáñez

Business people

* Héctor Ruiz
* María Asunción Aramburuzabala
* Jerónimo Arango Arias
* Emilio Azcárraga Jean
* Eugenio Garza Lagüera
* Bernardo Gómez Martínez
* Roberto González Barrera
* Víctor González Torres
* Alfredo Harp Helú
* Roberto Hernández Ramírez
* Enrique Molina Sobrino
* Isaac Saba Raffoul
* Ricardo Salinas Pliego
* Carlos Slim Helú
* Antonio Suárez
* Jorge Vergara
* Lorenzo Zambrano

Cartoonists

* Lalo Alcaraz
* Paco Calderón
* José G. Cruz
* Falcón
* José Hernández
* Magú
* Bill Meléndez
* Naranjo
* Eduardo del Río "Rius"
* José Guadalupe Posada
* José Trinidad Camacho "Trino"
* Jhonen Vasquez

Musicians and composers

* Miguel Bernal Jiménez
* Rafael Calzada
* Julián Carrillo
* Carlos Chávez
* Luis Herrera de la Fuente
* Manuel de Elías
* Lolita de la Colina
* Manuel de Zumaya
* Rodolfo Halffter
* Conlon Nancarrow
* Enrique Diemecke
* Julio Estrada
* Hernando Franco
* Juan Gabriel
* Eugenio Toussaint
* Blas Galindo
* Juan García Esquivel
* Horacio Franco
* Eduardo Hernández Moncada
* José Alfredo Jiménez
* Agustín Lara
* Rolando Villazón
* Mario Lavista
* Angela Peralta
* Francisco Araiza
* Carlos Miguel Prieto
* Francisco López Capillas
* Armando Manzanero
* Fernando de la Mora (tenor)
* José Pablo Moncayo
* Manuel M. Ponce
* Silvestre Revueltas
* Juventino Rosas
* Jorge Mester
* Francisco Gabilondo Soler, "Cri-Cri"
* Marco Antonio Solis
* Carlos Santana

Entertainment

:"See also List of Mexican telenovela actors:"See also List of Mexican voice actors
* Luis de Alba actor, comedian
* Alfonso de Anda, show host
* Antonio Aguilar, singer
* Rodolfo Acosta, actor
* Pepe Aguilar, singer
* Julio Alemán, actor
* Fernando Allende actor, film director
* Ana Alicia, actress
* Adolfo Angel singer
* Angélica María, singer
* Alfonso Arau
* Ramón Ayala, singer
* Anahí, actress, singer
* Angélica Aragón, actress
* Pedro Armendáriz, actor
* Pedro Armendáriz Jr., actor
* Ana Bárbara, singer
* Katie Barberi, actress
* Renato Bartilotti, actor
* Sergio Basañez, actor
* Kuno Becker, actor
* Belinda, actress, singer
* Elsa Benitez, supermodel
* Demian Bichir, actor
* Marcela Bovio, singer
* Angelique Boyer, actress
* Roberto Gómez Bolaños, actor
* Jacqueline Bracamontes, actress, model
* Jaime Camil, singer, actor
* Carmen Campuzano, actress, fashion model
* Itati Cantoral, actress
* Eduardo Capetillo, actor
* Rocio Cardenas, actress, hostess
* Yadhira Carrillo, actress
* Irán Castillo, actress
* Kate del Castillo, actress
* Christian Castro, singer
* Verónica Castro, actress, singer
* Lumi Cavazos, actress
* Sharis Cid, actress
* Ninel Conde, actress, model, singer
* Karla Cossío, actress
* Alfonso Cuarón, film director
* Eugenio Derbez, actor, comedian
* Aarón Díaz, actor
* Liliana Domínguez, supermodel
* Susana Dosamantes, actress
* Lila Downs, singer
* Dulce María, actress, singer
* Nadine Dwek, actress
* Jean Duverger, actor, show host
* Fernando Eimbcke, film director, screenwriter
* Emilio Echevarría, actor
* Liza Echevarría, model, show host
* Erick Elias, actor, model
* José Guadalupe Esparza, singer
* Dulce María, actress, singer
* Maria Félix, actress
* Alejandro Fernández, singer
* Vicente Fernández, singer
* Juan Ferrara, actor
* Fey, singer
* Laura Flores, actress
* Adriana Fonseca, actress
* Ruben Aguirre Fuentes, actor
* Juan Gabriel, singer
* Florinda Meza, actress
* Gael García Bernal, actor
* Eduardo Garza, voice actor
* Bibi Gaytán, actress
* Ernesto Gómez Cruz, actor
* Roberto Gómez Bolaños, comedian
* Edith González, actress
* Sherlyn González, actress
* Marcelo Treviño, singer
* Ely Guerra, singer, musician, songwriter, composer
* Denisse Guerrero, singer
* Ofelia Guilmain, actress
* Alejandra Guzmán, singer
* Enrique Guzmán, singer
* Vanessa Guzmán, actress, model
* Salma Hayek, actress
* Laura Harring, actress
* Kristin Holt, actress
* Plutarco Haza, actor
* Alfonso Herrera, actor, singer
* Lorena Herrera, actress
* Jorge Hernández, singer
* Saul Hernández, singer
* Martika Ibarra, "Playboy" model, actress
* Alejandro González Iñárritu, film director
* Pedro Infante, singer, actor,
* Mauricio Islas, actor
* Frankie J, singer
* José Alfredo Jiménez, singer, songwriter, musician, composer
* José José, singer
* Judith Grace, show host
* Kalimba, singer
* Sabine Moussier, actress
* Natalia Lafourcade, singer
* Imanol Landeta, actor, singer
* Valentino Lanús, actor
* Ana Layevska, actress
* Mariana Levy, actress
* Iyari Limon, actress
* Saul Lisazo, actor
* Renato López, musician, show host
* Seidy Lopez, actress
* Alex Lora, musician, singer, songwriter
* Adriana Louvier, actress
* Lucero, actress, singer
* Daniela Luján, actress, singer
* Diego Luna, actor
* Luis Miguel, singer
* Isabel Madow, actress, model
* Tony MacFarland, actor
* Sara Maldonado, actress, comedian
* Julio Mannino, actor
* Patricia Manterola, singer
* Niurka Marcos, actress
* Karla Martinez, show host
* Ingrid Martz, actress
* Ofelia Medina, actress
* Bill Meléndez, animator
* Lucía Méndez, actress, singer
* Jaydy Michel, fashion model
* Luis Miguel, singer
* Maya Mishalska, actress
* Nicky Mondellini, actress
* Ricardo Montalbán, actor
* Pilar Montenegro, actress, singer
* Pablo Montero, singer, actor
* Ivonne Montero, actress
* Andres Montiel, actor
* Galilea Montijo, actress
* Mario Moreno "Cantinflas", actor, comedian
* Bárbara Mori, actress, model
* Patricia Muñoz, actress, singer
* René Muñoz, actor
* Marco Antonio Muñiz, singer
* Guillermo Navarro, actor
* Patricia Navidad,) actress
* Jorge Negrete, singer, actor
* María Antonieta de las Nieves, actress
* Adela Noriega, actress
* Manuel "Manolo" Noriega, stage and film actor
* Nailea Norvind, actress
* Manuel Ojeda, actor
* Fher, singer
* Jesús Ochoa, actor
* Mauricio Ochmann, actor
* Yahir Othon, actor, singer
* Haley Paige, pornographic actress
* Dominika Paleta, actress
* Ludwika Paleta, actress
* Planktonman, musician
* Arturo Peniche, actor
* Maite Perroni, actress, singer
* Silvia Pinal, actress, show host
* Salvador Pineda, actor
* Polo Polo, comedian
* Anthony Quinn, actor
* Adal Ramones, comedian, show host
* Marco Antonio Regil, TV host
* Ana de la Reguera, actress
* Diana Reyes, singer
* Cornelio Reyna, singer
* Jorge Rivero, actor
* Lupillo Rivera, singer
* Aurora Robles, supermodel
* Paul Rodriguez, comedian, actor
* Helena Rojo, actress
* Daniela Romo, actress, singer
* Alessandra Rosaldo, actress, singer
* Paulina Rubio, singer
* Victoria Ruffo, actress
* Sebastián Rulli, actor, model
* Adriana Sage, "Playboy" model, actress
* Jorge Salinas, actor
* Carlos Santana, musician
* Pablo Santos, actor
* Joan Sebastian, singer
* Mariana Seoane, singer
* Ana Serradilla, actress
* Antonio Serrano, film director
* Camila Sodi, actress
* Marco Antonio Solís, singer
* Javier Solis, singer
* Blanca Soto, fashion model
* Gabriel Soto, actor, model
* Hugo Stiglitz, actor
* José María de Tavira, actor
* Ana Claudia Talancón, actress
* Tatiana, singer
* Arleth Terán, actress
* Thalía, actress, singer
* Guillermo del Toro, film director
* Arath de la Torre, actor
* Rigo Tovar, singer, songwriter, composer, actor
* Gloria Trevi, singer
* Víctor Trujillo, actor, comedian
* Christopher Uckerman, actor, singer
* Polo Urias, singer
* Ramón Valdés, actor
* Angélica Vale,actress, singer, comedian
* María Elena Velasco, actress, comedian
* Raúl Velasco, entertainer and TV Producer
* Julieta Venegas, singer, songwriter, composer, musician
* Katalina Verdin, model, "Playboy" model
* Eduardo Verástegui, actor, model
* Edgar Vivar, actor
* Carlos Villagrán, actor
* David Villalpando, actor
* Alicia Villarreal, singer
* Jaime Villarreal, musician
* Laisha Wilkins, actress
* Laura Zapata, actress
* Jesus Zavala, actor, singer
* Humberto Zurita, actor
* Mario Almada, actor
* Agustín Bernal, actor

Historians, economists and social scientists

* Lucas Alamán
* Ramón Alcaraz
* Max Cetto
* Francisco Javier Clavijero
* Edmundo O'Gorman
* Pedro Thomas Ruiz de Velasco
* Silvio Zavala

Intellectuals and writers

* Héctor Aguilar Camín
* Mariano Azuela
* Daniel Cosío Villegas
* Fernando del Paso
* Salvador Elizondo
* Carlos Fuentes
* Jorge Ibargüengoitia
* Enrique Krauze
* Mario Ojeda Gómez
* Octavio Paz
* Alfonso Reyes
* Juan Rulfo
* José Vasconcelos
* Gabriel Zaid

Journalism

* Javier Alatorre
* Carmen Aristegui
* Lydia Cacho
* María Antonieta Collins
* Giselle Fernández
* Joaquín López-Dóriga
* Carlos Loret de Mola
* Ricardo Flores Magón
* Jorge Ramos
* María Elena Salinas
* Lilly Téllez
* Jacobo Zabludovsky

Militars, revolutionaries and guerrilla (fighters)

* Porfirio Díaz
* Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla
* Victoriano Huerta
* Agustín de Iturbide
* Emilio Kosterlitzky
* Miguel C. Martínez
* José María Morelos y Pavón
* Antonio Cardenas Rodriguez
* Antonio López de Santa Anna
* Francisco Villa
* Emiliano Zapata
* Ignacio Zaragoza

Politics

"See also: List of Presidents of Mexico""See also: List of Mexican state governors"
* Miguel Alemán Valdés
* Miguel Alemán Velasco
* Eduardo Bours
* Felipe Calderón Hinojosa
* Cuauhtémoc
* Cuauhtémoc Cárdenas
* Lázaro Cárdenas Batel
* Lázaro Cárdenas del Río
* Luis Donaldo Colosio
* Porfirio Díaz
* Vicente Fox
* Carlos Hank González
* Jorge Hank Rhon
* Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla
* Enrique Jackson
* Benito Juárez
* Andrés Manuel López Obrador
* Salvador Flores
* Francisco I. Madero
* Roberto Madrazo
* Subcomandante Marcos
* Moctezuma Ilhuicamina
* Moctezuma Xocoyotzin
* Antonio Ortiz Mena
* Rosario Robles
* Carlos Salinas de Gortari
* Emiliano Zapata
* Ernesto Zedillo

Religion

* Saint Juan Diego
* Javier Lozano Barragán
* Juan Soldado
* Miguel Agustín Pro
* Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla
* Don Miguel Ruiz
* Saint Cristóbal Magallanes Jara

Science and technology

* José Ádem, mathematician
* Miguel Alcubierre, theoretical and computational physicist, see Alcubierre metric
* Albert Baez, physicist
* Jacob Bekenstein, physicist, contributed to the foundation of black hole thermodynamics; see the Bekenstein bound
* Carlos Canseco González, physician and philanthropist
* Nabor Carrillo Flores, soil mechanics expert, nuclear physicist, scientific advisor and former president of UNAM
* Ignacio Chapela, microbial ecologist and mycologist, notable for his work with natural resources and indigenous rights
* Ignacio Chávez Sánchez, physician and cardiologist
* Alejandro Corichi, theoretical physics, contributed to the understanding of classical aspects of black holes
* José Antonio de Alzate y Ramírez, scientist
* Miguel de Icaza, free software programmer, started GNOME
* Pablo de la Llave, the first to systematically study the orchids of the state of Michoacán.
* Andrés Manuel del Río, chemist who discovered vanadium
* Carlos Frenk, astronomer, pioneer in simulations of large scale structure
* Julio César Gutiérrez Vega, physicist
* Luis Enrique Erro, astronomer
* Eugenio Garza Sada, philanthropist
* Francisco Javier González-Acuña, mathematician
* Guillermo González Camarena, inventor of one of the first color television systems
* Luis Herrera Estrella, molecular biologist, has made pioneering contributions to the development of genetically engineered plants
* Guillermo Haro, astrophysicist and astronomer, co-discoverer of Herbig-Haro objects
* Miguel León-Portilla, anthropologist and historian
* José Luis Lezama, scientist
* Andrés Manuel del Río, chemist who discovered vanadium
* Eduardo Matos Moctezuma, chemical bacteriologist
* Luis E. Miramontes, co-inventor of the contraceptive pill
* Mario J. Molina (Nobel Prize winner, 1995)
* Marcos Moshinsky, theoretical physicist
* Rodolfo Neri Vela, astronaut
* Víctor Neumann-Lara, mathematician
* Alejandro Obregón, mechanical gasolineria; see Obregon (pistol)
* Esther Orozco, biologist
* Federico Ortiz Quezada, urologist
* Federico Mena Quintero, computer programmer
* Santiago Ramírez, psychoanalist
* Marco Rito-Palomares, biologist
* Arturo Rosenblueth, physician and physiologist
* George Rosenkranz, biochemist
* Reyes Tamez Guerra, immunochemist
* Ted Taylor, physicist, nuclear weapons designer
* Evangelina Villegas, biochemist

Sports

Baseball

* Bobby Avila, MLB baseball
* Vinny Castilla, MLB baseball
* Humberto Cota, MLB baseball
* Jorge Cantu MLB Baseball
* Eric César Chávez, Oakland Athletics Baseball
* Elmer Dessens, MLB baseball
* Erubiel Durazo, MLB baseball player
* Hector Espino, baseball
* Esteban Loaiza, MLB baseball
* Jorge Orta, MLB baseball
* Oscar Robles, MLB baseball
* Aurelio Rodriguez MLB baseball
* Fernando Valenzuela, MLB baseball

Boxing

* Jorge Arce, boxing
* Marco Antonio Barrera, world boxing champion,
* Yori Boy Campas World boxing champion
* Miguel Canto World boxing champion
* Julio César Chávez, World boxing champion
* Julio César Chávez, Jr., boxing
* Pipino Cuevas, World boxing champion
* Oscar de la Hoya, World boxing champion
* Oscar Larios, World boxing champion
* Ricardo Lopez, World boxing champion
* Antonio Margarito, World boxing champion
* Juan Manuel Marquez, World boxing champion
* Abner Mares, boxing
* Manuel Medina (boxer), World boxing champion
* Juan Meza, World boxing champion
* Erik Morales, world boxing champion
* Ruben Olivares, world boxing champion
* Jorge "El Maromero" Paez, boxing
* Carlos Palomino, World boxing champion
* José Luis Ramírez, World boxing champion
* Juan de la Rosa, boxing
* Salvador Sanchez, World boxing champion
* Laura Serrano, boxing
* Alfonso Zamora, boxing
* Carlos Zarate, world boxing champion

Basketball

* Horacio Llamas, NBA basketball
* Eduardo Nájera, NBA basketball
* Mark Aguirre - NBA player
* Earl Watson - NBA player [ [http://asp.usatoday.com/community/utils/idmap/29003738.story Richardson exporting his deep basketball knowledge - USATODAY.com ] ]

Football (soccer)

* Alberto García Aspe, football
* Jesús Arellano, football rayados monterey
* Cuauhtémoc Blanco, football Chicago fire
* Adolfo Bautista, football Jaguares
* Jared Borgetti, football rayados monterey
* Omar Bravo, football deportivo la corunia
* Jorge Campos, football
* Salvador Carmona, football
* Francisco Fonseca, football uanl
* Andres Guardado, football
* Luis Hernández, football
* Edoardo Isella, football
* Fatima Leyva, women's football
* Braulio Luna, football san luis
* Jonny Magallón, football chivas del guadalajara
* Rafael Marquez, football barcelona
* Alberto Medina, football chivas del guadalajara
* Ramon Morales,footballchivas del guadalajara
* Antonio Naelson, football toluca
* Guillermo Ochoa, soccer goalkeeper
* Francisco Palencia, football unam
* Luis Ernesto Perez, football rayados monterey
* Rafael García, Soccer, Team CruzAzul
* Alberto Rodriguez, football
* Carlos Salcido, football psv
* Hugo Sanchez, football
* Oswaldo Sánchez, football santos laguna
* Giovanni dos Santos football totenham
* Claudio Suarez, football chivas usa
* Gerardo Torrado, football cruz azul
* Carlos Vela, football arsenal
* Cesáreo Victorino, football

Motorsports

* Mario Domínguez motorsports
* Adrian Fernandez motorsports
* Jorge Goeters, motorsports NASCAR
* Jose Luis Ramirez (NASCAR) motorsports
* Pedro Rodríguez, motor racer
* Ricardo Rodriguez, motor racer

Wrestling

* Blue Demon
* El Canek
* Dr. Wagner, Jr.
* Eduardo Guerrero, WWE wrestler
* Gory Guerrero
* Mil Máscaras
* Místico
* Rey Mysterio, Jr., WWE wrestler
* Santo

Other

* Ernesto Canto, race walker
* Rolando Cantu NFL Football
* Joaquin Capilla, diving
* Alejandro Cárdenas, track
* Raúl González (athlete), race walker
* Carlos Gracida, polo
* Ana Gabriela Guevara, track and field
* Oscar Lua, NCAA, USC Football
* Brenda Magaña, gymnastics
* Humberto Mariles, equestrian
* Jessica Mendoza, softball
* Max Montoya, NFL Football
* Emiliano Nieto-Montiel, technical music enthusiast
* Lorena Ochoa, golf
* Rafael Osuna, tennis
* Rommel Pacheco, diver
* Fernando Platas, diving
* Diego Sanchez, UFC
* Carlos Torre Repetto, chess player
* Rubén Uriza, equestrian

References

See also

* List of Mexican Americans


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