First Name
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Dead or Alive

List of Famous people born in Colombia

Colombia, officially the Republic of Colombia, is a transcontinental country largely in the north of South America, with territories in North America. Colombia is bounded on the north by the Caribbean Sea, the northwest by Panama, the south by Ecuador and Peru, the east by Venezuela, the southeast by Brazil, and the west by the Pacific Ocean. It comprises 32 departments and the Capital District of Bogotá, the country's largest city.

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1. Pablo Escobar

Pablo Escobar
Male. Colombian drug lord
First Name: Pablo
Last Name: Escobar
Born on December 1, 1949
Died on December 2, 1993 (aged 44)

2. Shakira

Female. Colombian singer
Born on February 2, 1977 (age 44)
Height: 156 cm | 5'1"

3. Gabriel García Márquez

Gabriel García Márquez
Male. Colombian writer, journalist and Nobel laureate in literature
First Name: Gabriel
Last Name: Márquez
Born on March 6, 1927
Died on April 17, 2014 (aged 87)

4. Maluma

Male. Colombian reggaeton singer
Born on January 28, 1994 (age 27)
Height: 175 cm | 5'9"

5. Sofía Vergara

Sofía Vergara
Female. Colombian actress
First Name: Sofía
Born on July 10, 1973 (age 47)
Height: 170 cm | 5'7"

6. James Rodríguez

James Rodríguez
Male. Colombian association football player
First Name: James
Last Name: Rodríguez
Born on July 12, 1991 (age 29)
Height: 181 cm | 5'11"
Footballer, Sportsperson

7. Sebastián Marroquín

Sebastián Marroquín
Male. Colombian architect, author, and the son of Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar
First Name: Sebastián
Last Name: Marroquín
Born on February 24, 1977 (age 44)

8. Omaira Sánchez Garzón pinillos

Omaira Sánchez Garzón  pinillos
Female. volcano victim from Colombia
First Name: Omaira
Born on August 28, 1972
Died on November 16, 1985 (aged 13)

9. Radamel Falcao

Radamel Falcao
Male. Colombian association football player
First Name: Radamel
Born on February 10, 1986 (age 35)
Height: 177 cm | 5'10"
Footballer, Sportsperson

10. Jhon Jairo Velásquez

Jhon Jairo Velásquez
Male. Colombian contract killer
First Name: Jhon
Born on April 15, 1962
Died on February 6, 2020 (aged 57)

11. Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela

Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela
Male. Colombian drug lord, formerly one of the leaders of the Cali Cartel
First Name: Gilberto
Last Name: Orejuela
Born on January 31, 1939 (age 82)

12. Karol G

Karol G
Female. Colombian songwriter
First Name: Karol
Last Name: G
Born on February 14, 1991 (age 30)
Height: 161 cm | 5'3"

13. Griselda Blanco

Griselda Blanco
Female. Colombian drug lord of the Medellín Cartel
First Name: Griselda
Died on September 3, 2012 (aged 42)

14. J Balvin

J Balvin
Male. Colombian reggaeton singer
First Name: J
Last Name: Balvin
Born on May 7, 1985 (age 36)
Height: 170 cm | 5'7"

15. Yerry Mina

Yerry Mina
Male. Colombian association football player
First Name: Yerry
Born on September 23, 1994 (age 26)
Height: 193 cm | 6'4"
Footballer, Sportsperson

16. Hélmer Herrera Buitrago

Hélmer Herrera Buitrago
Male. Colombian drug trafficker
First Name: Hélmer
Last Name: Buitrago
Born on August 24, 1951
Died on November 6, 1998 (aged 47)

17. Carlos Lehder osorio

Carlos Lehder osorio
Male. Colombian drug trafficker
First Name: Carlos
Last Name: osorio
Born on September 7, 1949 (age 71)

18. Diomedes Díaz

Diomedes Díaz
Male. Colombian musician
First Name: Diomedes
Born on May 26, 1957
Died on December 22, 2013 (aged 56)
Born in Colombia

19. Miguel Rodríguez Orejuela

Miguel Rodríguez Orejuela
Male. Colombian drug trafficker
First Name: Miguel
Last Name: Orejuela
Born on August 15, 1943 (age 77)

20. Virginia Vallejo

Virginia Vallejo
Female. Colombian author, journalist, television anchorwoman, media personality, socialite, and political asylee
First Name: Virginia
Born on August 26, 1949 (age 71)
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