Dominican People

Dominican People

Dominican People

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We compiled a list of the most famous Dominican people we could think of, these are Dominican greats from the past and present, people who changed the culture and influenced who we are today or are shaping who will be tomorrow.  If we missed anyone reach us in the “contact” page and let us know!

List Of Dominican People / Famous Dominicans

24 Horas – Bachata Group
Abraham Núñez – baseball player
Ada De La Cruz – Model
Adriano Espaillat – first Dominican to be elected to a State House in the U.S.
Adrián Beltré, baseball player
Agliberto Meléndez – film director
Agustin Montero – baseball player
Aisha Syed Castro – violinist
Al Horford, basketball player
Albert Pujols – Baseball Player

Famous Dominicans / Dominican People

Albert PujolsAlbert Pujols – baseball player

Alberto Castillo – baseball Player
Alex Bueno – merengue/bachata singer
Alex Rodriguez – baseball player
Alexandra Cheron – actress/model
Alfonso Soriano – baseball player
Amaya Salazar Anaís – pop singer
Andrés García – actor
Andy Andy – singer
Angel Berroa – baseball player
Angel Clivillés – singer/lead member of The Cover Girls
Angela Carrasco – singer
Annerys Vargas – volleyball player
Anthony “Romeo” Santos – Bachata Singer / Aventura
Antonio Alfonseca – baseball player
Antonio Guzmán Fernández – former president
Antonio Perez – baseball player
Antony Santos – bachata singer
Aramis Ramirez – baseball player
Arcangel – reggaeton artist
Arlenis Sosa – Model
Armando Benitez – baseball player
Arthur Lithgow – actor
Aurelio Grisanty
Aventura – bachata group
Bartolo Colón – baseball player
Bartolome Fortunato – baseball player
Bernie Castro – baseball player
Billo Frómeta – singer
Birmania Rios – television personality (television show Despierta America)
Brenda Perez - Model
Buenaventura Báez Méndez – former president
Camille Pissarro
Carlos Almanzar – baseball player
Carlos Cruz (1937–1970) – world boxing champion
Carlos Gomez -baseball player
Carlos Pena, Jr. – actor/singer
Carlos Peña – baseball player
Carmen Wong Ulrich – journalist
Celeste Woss y Gil
Celines Toribio – actress/model
Charlie Villanueva – basketball player
Charytín – actress/singer/television host
Chichi Peralta – singer, bandleader, percussionist
Chiko Martinez – Bachata Singer
Chris “Cocotaso” Hernandez – Rapper
Claudio Vargas – baseball player
Coro – freestyle singer/actor
Corp Cartel – Rap Group (Member Chaos is Dominican)
Cristal Marie – Latin Pop singer, songwriter
Cristian Guzman – baseball player
Cuco Valoy – merengue singer/bandleader
César Cedeño – baseball player
D’Element – Bachata Group
Dalia Fernandez - Miss Dominican Republic 2011 (Miss Universe Representative 2011)
Damaso Marte – baseball player
Dania Ramirez – actress (television show Heroes)
Daniel Cabrera – baseball player
Daniel Santacruz – singer/songwriter
Danny Bautista – baseball player
Dante Rosario – NFL football player
Darío Suro
David Ortiz – baseball player
Dawson Danger – DJ/Designer
Deivi Cruz – baseball player
Denny Bautista – baseball player
DJ Prostyle – hip hop DJ
Don Miguelo – reggaeton artist
Donald Reid Cabral – former president
Dominican Dream – Model
Duaner Sanchez – baseball player
Eddy Herrera – merengue singer
Eddy Y Henry – Music Duo
Edgar Sosa, basketball player
Edinson Volquez – baseball player
Edward Vinicio Espinal, soccer player
Edwin Encarnacion, baseball player
El Cata – merengue musician
El Jeffrey – merengue singer
El Prodigio – accordionist
Eleoncio Mercedes – world boxing champion in 1985
Elias Wessin y Wessin – former general
Enrique Segoviano – producer/director
Ernesto Jerez – sportscaster
Esteban Beltre – baseball player
Fabio Castro – baseball player
Fabolous – rapper
Fausto Carmona – baseball player
Fausto Rey – singer/composer
Felipe Alou – baseball manager and player
Felipe López – NBA basketball player
Felix Heredia – baseball player
Felix Sanchez – Runner
Feniosky Pena-Mora – engineer
Fernando Guerrero (boxer)
Fernando Rodney – baseball player

Famous Dominicans / Dominican People

Famous Dominicans / Dominican People

Fernando Villalona – singer
Francis Beltran – baseball player
Francisco Alberto Caamaño Deñó, former president
Francisco Cabrera – baseball player
Francisco Cordero – baseball player
Francisco del Rosario Sánchez – one of the founding fathers of the Dominican Republic
Francisco Garcia – NBA basketball player
Francisco Liriano – baseball player
Frank Francisco – Baseball player
Frank Moya Pons – historian
Frank Reyes – bachata singer
Frank Suero – Humorista (Telemicro)
Freddy Beras-Goico – comedian
Freddy Guzmán – baseball player
Félix Rodríguez, baseball player
Félix Sánchez – Olympic gold medal–winning hurdler
Fulanito – Merengue/Rap Group
George Bell – baseball player
Geovanny Polanco – merengue singer
Girlz Talk- First Female Bachata Duo
Greg Aquino – baseball player
Gregorio Luperón – former president
Guillermo Linares – councilman
Hanley Ramirez – baseball player
Hector Luna – baseball player
Hector Wagner – baseball player
Henry Mateo – baseball player
Henry Rodriguez – baseball player
Hipólito Mejía – former president (2000–2004)
Héctor Valdez Albizu – economist
Ines Thomas Almeida – opera singer
Irka Mateo – folk singer/songwriter
Irv Gotti – producer
Jack Veneno – professional wrestler
Jackeline Estevez – singer
Jashel - Urban Bachata / Pop Artist
Jerry Gil – baseball player
Jessy Terrero – director
Jesus Colome – baseball player
Jesús Alou – baseball player
Jhonny Peralta, baseball player
Joan Guzmán – world boxing champion
Joaquin Arias – baseball player
Joaquin Benoit – baseball player
Joaquín Andújar – baseball player
Joaquín Balaguer Ricardo – former president (1960–1962, 1966–1978, 1986–1996)
Johnny Cueto – baseball player
Johnny Pacheco – salsa singer/producer/bandleader
Johnny Ventura – merengue singer
Jorge Noceda Sanchez
Jorge Posada – baseball player
Jorge Sosa, baseball player
Jose Guillen – baseball player
Jose Lima – baseball player
Jose Mesa – baseball player
Jose Offerman – baseball player
Jose Santana – former government minister
Jose Valverde – baseball player
Jose Vizcaino – baseball player
Joseline Peña-Melnyk – member of the Maryland General Assembly
José Alberto (aka El Canario) – salsa singer
José Antonio (Pepillo) Salcedo – first president after the Restoration of the Dominican Republic
José Francisco Peña Gómez – mayor of Santo Domingo (1982–1986)
José Guillermo Cortines – actor/musician
José Manuel Calderón – bachata musician
José Reyes – baseball player
Juan Bosch y Gaviño, former president
Juan Brito – baseball player
Juan Castillo – filmmaker
Juan Encarnacion, baseball player
Juan Fernández – actor
Juan Francisco Ordóñez – guitarist/composer

Famous Dominicans / Dominican People

Juan Luis Guerra Famous Dominicans / Dominican People

Juan Luis Guerra – merengue/bachata/salsa musician
Juan Marichal – baseball player
Juan Morillo – baseball player
Juan Pablo Duarte – one of the founding fathers of the Dominican Republic
Juan Uribe – baseball player
Judy Marte – actress
Judy Reyes – actress (T.V. series Scrubs)
Juelz Santana – rapper
Julian Scott Urena – actor
Julian Tavarez – baseball player
Julio Alberto Hernández – composer
Julio Franco – baseball player
Julio Lugo – baseball player
Julio Mateo – baseball player
Julissa Bermudez – actress/television personality (BET)
Junot Diaz – Writer
Karen Olivo – Tony award-winning actresss
Karina Pasian – singer/pianist
Kat Deluna – singer
Krisspy – merengue singer
Las Chicas Del Can
Leo Cruz – world boxing champion (brother of Carlos Cruz)
Leo Núñez – baseball player
Leonardo Paniagua – bachata artist
Leonel Fernández Reyna – current President (1996–2000, 2004–2008, 2008–2012)
Lizette Santana (also known as Lizé) – singer/songwriter
Lizfanny Emiliano – Model and Cast Member Big Brother 10 (Spain)
Los Hermanos Rosario – merengue group
Lourdes Benedicto – actress
Ludo Vika – actress/comedian
Luis Alberti – merengue musician
Luis Castillo – baseball Player
Luis Castillo – football player
Luis Ernesto José – boxer
Luis Segura – singer
Luis Terrero – baseball player
Luis Vargas – bachata singer
Luisito Vargas – Bachata singer / Son of Luis Vargas
Luis Vizcaino – baseball player
Luny Tunes – reggaeton producers/artists
Madelyn Rodriguez – Radio Host
Manny Perez – actor (films Party Monster and El Cantante)
Manny Ramírez – baseball player
Manuel Felix Diaz – boxer
Marcos Diaz – Long distance Swimmer (World Record Holder)
Margarita Cedeño de Fernández – current First Lady of the Dominican Republic
Margot Taule – architect
Maria Montez – actress
Maridalia Hernandez
Mario Rivera – jazz composer/artist
Martha Heredia – singer
Mary Joe Fernández – tennis player
Matty Alou – baseball player
Maximiliano Gómez – revolutionary political leader
Melido Perez – baseball player
Melky Cabrera – baseball player
Mendy Lopez – baseball player
Merlin Santana – actor
Michel Camilo – jazz pianist
Michelle Rodriguez – actress
Miguel A. Núñez, Jr. – actor
Miguel Batista – baseball player
Miguel Olivo – baseball player
Miguel Tejada – baseball player
Miguel Tio – Artist/Painter
Miguelito – rapper (Dominican father)
Minus P (Manuel Minus Pimentel) – Rapper / Entertainment
Milly Quezada – singer, dubbed the “Queen of Merengue”
Mirtha Michelle – actress
Moisés Alou – baseball player
Monica Boyar – actress/singer
Mozart La Para – Rapper
Máximo Gómez – military commander of the Cuban War of Independence
Maximo Ramirez – Lead of Orquesta Central
Nancy Alvarez – psychologist/television talk show host
Neifi Perez – baseball player
Nelson de la Rosa – actor/comedian
Nicky Jam – reggaeton artist
Nini Caffaro – singer
Nova – singer
Noztra – reggaeton artist
Nueva Melaza – Salsa Group
Nurin Sanlley – actora cantante
Octavio Dotel – baseball player
Odalis Perez – baseball player
Olivia Peguero – Artist / Sculptor
Omahyra Mota – actress/model
Omar Minaya – General Manager of the New York Mets
Omega “El Fuerte” – Mambero / Merenguero
Orlando Antigua – basketball player
Oscar de la Renta – designer
Oscar Haza – television journalist
Pablo Ozuna – baseball player
Patricia Mota – actress (sister of Omahrya Mota)
Paul Giudicelli
Pavel Nuñez – pop/rock musician
Pedro Beato – Baseball player
Pedro Feliz – baseball player
Pedro Florentino – hero of the Battle of Jacuba, during the War of Independence from Haiti
Pedro Liriano – baseball player
Pedro Martínez – Cy Young Award–winning baseball player
Pedro Santana Familias – first president (1844)
Plácido Polanco – baseball player

Famous Dominicans / Dominican People

Prince Royce (Famous Dominicans / Dominican People)

Prince Royce – bachata singer
Rafael Corporan De Los Santos - Locutor de television
Rafael Furcal – baseball player
Rafael José – Puerto Rican television personality (Dominican father)
Rafael Leónidas Trujillo – dictator (1930–1961)
Rafael Perez – baseball player
Rafael Solano – songwriter/composer
Ramfis Trujillo – general and son of dictator Rafael Leónidas Trujillo
Ramon Orlando – merengue singer (son of Cuco Valoy)
Ramon Ortiz – baseball player
Ramón Matías Mella – one of the founding fathers of the Dominican Republic.
Ramon Rodriguez Santos (Santos, Negro) – Creator of the show “Santo Domingo Invita”
Raul Aguayo – national sail team member (2008 Summer Olympics)
Raulin Rodriguez – bachata singer
Raulin Rosendo – salsa singer
Raúl Mondesí – baseball player
Reynos – Rapper (washington Heights)
Rick Gonzalez – actor
Rico Carty – baseball player
Rigo Peralta
Robinson Canó – baseball player
Robinson Tejeda – baseball player
Roger Sanchez – DJ/house music producer
Roman Colon – baseball player
Ronnie Belliard – baseball player
Ronny Paulino – baseball player
Rosa Acosta – Model
Rosangela, singer
Rosanna Tavarez – singer/television personality
Ruddy Lugo – baseball player
Runelvys Hernandez, baseball player
Ruperto Vanderpool – Comedian
Sally Ferreira – Model, Actress, Dancer
Salomon Torres – baseball player
Salvador Jorge Blanco – former president (1982–1986)
Salvador Jorge Blanco – former president, author
Sammy Mejia – basketball player
Sammy Sosa, baseball player
Sandra Zaiter – actress and television host
Sandy Y Papo – Rap group
Sensato Del Patio – Rapper
Sergio Carlo – actor
Sergio Vargas – merengue singer
Shalim Ortiz – singer
Shannon Tavarez – Broadway actress and singer (Dominican father)
Silvestre Rasuk – actor
Stalin Colinet – former NFL player
Stan Javier – baseball player
Starlin Castro – baseball player
Stephanie Leonidas – actress
Tatico Henriquez – merengue musician
Terry Carter – actor
The Mirabal sisters – political dissidents
Thomas Perez – civil rights lawyer
Tilo Rivas – government official
Timo Pérez – baseball player
Tina Aumont – film actress (daughter of Maria Montez)
Tito Horford – basketball player
Toby Love – Urban Bachata Artist (Honorary Dominican)
Tony Batista – baseball player
Tony Blanco – baseball player
Tony Peña – baseball player
Toño Rosario – merengue singer
Trevor Ariza – basketball player
Triple Seis – rapper
Ulises Heureaux, former president
Victor Martinez – IFBB professional bodybuilder, Mr Olympia runner–up
Victor Rasuk – actor
Victor Santos – baseball player
Vladimir Guerrero – baseball player
Wilfrido Vargas – merengue singer
Willy Taveras – baseball player
Wilson Betemit – baseball player
Wilson Jermaine Heredia – actor
Wilson Valdez – baseball player
Wily Mo Peña – baseball player
Wolf Hudson – adult film star
Xtreme – Bachata Group (Steve Styles and Danny D are the members)
Yasmin Deliz – television personality/actress
Yhency Brazoban – baseball player
Yorlin Madera – actor (T.V. series “One Life to Live”)
Yoryi Morel
Yoskar Sarante – bachata singer
Zacarias Ferreira – bachata singer
Zoe Saldana – actress
Ñico Lora – known as the “Father of Merengue”

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