List of Famous people named Armando
Armando Broja is an Albanian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Chelsea. Born in England, he represents the Albania national team at international level.
Armando Manzanero Canché was a Mexican Mayan musician, singer, composer, actor and music producer, widely considered the premier Mexican romantic composer of the postwar era and one of the most successful composers of Latin America. He received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in the United States in 2014. He was the president of the Mexican Society of Authors and Composers.
Armando Durim Sadiku is an Albanian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Bolivian club Bolívar and the Albania national team.
Armando Reverón was a Venezuelan painter and sculptor, precursor of Arte Povera and considered one of the most important of the 20th century in Latin America. While his mental health deteriorated throughout his life, his artistic abilities remained. His house by the northern coast of Venezuela housed the Reveron Museum, although it was severely damaged by the Vargas mudslides in December 1999. He is the subject of various homages in different media, and is remembered for his "muñecas" or dolls.
Armando Bó was an Argentine film actor, director, producer, screenwriter and score composer of the classic era. He is mostly known for his sexploitation films in the 1960s and 1970s starring his favorite actress and romantic partner, sex symbol Isabel Sarli. His works include the first nude scene in an Argentine film.
Armando António Martins Vara is a Portuguese politician and banking administrator.
Armando Montelongo, Jr. is an American real estate entrepreneur and public speaker, best known for his role from 2006 to 2009 on the A&E reality TV show Flip This House. He is the founder of "Armando Montelongo Companies", which presents real estate investment seminars. In 2012, Montelongo established his company headquarters in San Antonio, Texas. Montelongo continues investing in real estate while operating his seminar company.
Armando Ríos Piter
Armando Ríos Piter is a Mexican politician who served as a senator in the LXIII and LXIV Legislatures of the Mexican Congress representing Guerrero as a legislator from the Party of the Democratic Revolution; while a senator, he became an independent and briefly pursued an independent presidential campaign. He also served as a federal deputy during the LXI Legislature.
Armando Enrique Cooper Whitaker is a Panamanian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Maccabi Petah Tikva and Panama national football team.
Armando Alberto Benedetti Villaneda is a Colombian politician, currently serving as Senator of Colombia since 2006. He also served as Member of the Chamber of Representatives of Colombia from 2002 to 2006.
Armando Hart Dávalos
Armando Enrique Hart Dávalos was a Cuban politician and a Communist leader. His grandfather was born in Georgia, USA and emigrated to Cuba as a child.
Armando Calderón Sol
Armando Calderón Sol was President of El Salvador from June 1, 1994, to June 1, 1999, representing the Nationalist Republican Alliance. He was the first president elected in El Salvador after twelve years of civil war.
Armando Lozano Sánchez, known simply as Armando, is a Spanish footballer who plays as a central defender.
Armando Uribe Arce was a Chilean writer, poet, lawyer, and diplomat.
Armando Cossutta was an Italian communist politician.
Armando Baptista-Bastos was a Portuguese journalist and writer.
Armando Emílio Guebuza is a Mozambican politician who was President of Mozambique from 2005 to 2015.
Armando Bó Jr. is an Argentine screenwriter and film director. He won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for the 2014 film Birdman at the 87th Academy Awards in 2015, together with director Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Alexander Dinelaris Jr., and Bo's cousin Nicolás Giacobone. He also directed the Qualcomm-distributed short film Lifeline in 2016, which was also a Best of Branded Entertainment winner at the 2017 One Show Awards.
Armando Monteiro Neto
Armando Monteiro is a Brazilian politician and lawyer. He has represented Pernambuco in the Federal Senate since 2011. He was the Minister of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade from 2015 to 2016, during the second term of president Dilma Rousseff. Previously he was a Deputy for Pernambuco from 1999 to 2011. He is a member of the Brazilian Labour Party.
Armando Silvestre is a Mexican American film actor. He has appeared in more than 190 films since 1948.