South America's Most Famous People

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The Top Ten

1 Pele (Football Player) Pele (Football Player) Edson Arantes do Nascimento, known as Pelé, is a retired Brazilian professional footballer who played as a forward.

great footballer of the world.

best in world. Did project on him. it was awesome

I'm doing a project on him now. Hope heget me an A :) Pele is a really interesting football player

Pele oh he was boss I like to call him word pele

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2 Leonel Messi (Football Player)

He is the best current soccer player in the world, so I decided he should be voted for at least once in this. He is a really good player, and I wanted him to win :( at least he gets one vote. I think he should have gotten at least second, after pele, because he is the best current in the world.

He's AWESOME AND HE IS COOL! I think he is a good goalie. He is the best current soccer player in the world. (in my opinion) He is a really good player, and I wanted him to win :( at least he gets one vote. I think he should have gotten at least second, after Pele, because he is the best current in the world.

The best football player in the world. Ever.

Just old people knows pele, messi is known by everyone on the planet.

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3 Diego Maradona (Football Player) Diego Maradona (Football Player) Diego Armando Maradona is a retired Argentine professional footballer. He is known for "The Goal of the Century" and the "Hand of God" goal.

Diego maradona was probably the mvp of soccer but its close between leonel Messi and diego maradona

I don't know why I voted for this person I don't even know who he is all I know about him that he's a bloody football plaYER

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4 Ayrton Senna (F1 Driver) Ayrton Senna (F1 Driver) Ayrton Senna da Silva (21 March 1960 – 1 May 1994) was a Brazilian racing driver who won three Formula One world championships for McLaren in 1988, 1990 and 1991 and is regarded as one of the greatest Formula One drivers of all time. He was killed in an accident while leading the 1994 San Marino Grand ...read more.

Ayrton Senna is a epic driver, sadly, he had a car accident when he was driving. He has no injured or anything, but he don't breath. I was crying when I heard the news that he had a terible car accident.

Hey people. Ayrton Senna had to be THE BEST formula 1 driver in history, by far. he sadly died one day doing what he loved, racing. he was amazing, with tons of awards. do you know how much he meant to so many people? Please vote for him, the man who changed racing history for all formula 1 fans. please.

F1 driver yeppie come on people vote for him if he wins you will regrete this

He died for what he loved

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5 Luis Suarez (Footballer) Luis Suarez (Footballer) Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz is a Uruguayan professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Barcelona and the Uruguay national team as a striker. V 1 Comment
6 Paulo Coelho (Author)
7 Evo Morales (President)
8 Antonio Valencia (Soccer Player)

Valencia is a Ecuadorian soccer player who plays for Manchestet United one of the fastest players in the world

9 Ernesto Che Guevara (Revolutionary)

because he is cool funny awesome
he is brave and a good man like all the other people like him I am his biggest fan
and you are some of other peopls biggest fans
you ar

Legend man, firm to his object. He devoted his life to freedom!

I am an admirer of rebels, so I naturally think that Che is the coolest person ever

He is number one forever not some footballer

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10 Shakira (Singer)

She's the most famous South American in the modern world.

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The Contenders

11 Sonia Braga (Actress)

She is like so epic doing a exam on South American famous people she was the first I could think of EPIC

12 Carlos Gardel (Singer) V 4 Comments
13 Hugo Chavez (Venezuela President)

An incredible man who fought for freedom and the same rights for all.

The revolutionary of South America! A great man! Equality for all...

14 Pablo Neruda (Poet) Pablo Neruda (Poet) Pablo Neruda was the pen name and, later, legal name of the Chilean poet-diplomat and politician Ricardo Eliécer Neftalí Reyes Basoalto (July 12, 1904 – September 23, 1973), he won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1971.

I picked pablo because he is really really good at writing poems

One of the greatest poet of all time.

15 Gabriel García Márquez (Novelist) Gabriel García Márquez (Novelist) Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez (6 March 1927 – 17 April 2014) was a Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist. ...read more.

I don't think Carlos Gardel or Selma Braga will be remembered in 200 years, but Gabriel Garcia Marquez certainly will. This list should be comprised of people who are worthy to be known.

To write is to give joy to others, and giving joy is the best thing you can do for yourself and every-one else. That is what she does best.

I think gabriel garcia marquez the novelist is one of the greatest novelist in this generation he is amazeing and I think he deserves the award

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16 Don Francisco (TV Hostl)

I think don francisco is the worst greatest T.V. host!
I watch him every day he needs the award.
He is brill

17 Neymar Jr (Soccer player) Neymar Jr (Soccer player) Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, commonly known as Neymar or Neymar Jr., is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for Spanish club FC Barcelona and the Brazil national team as a forward or winger, and is also the captain of the national team. ...read more.

Neymar is the super star of Brazil. He ross

I like him because he is better than Messi

He my best soccer player and cool

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18 Eva Peron (First Lady) Eva Peron (First Lady) María Eva Duarte de Perón was the second wife of Argentine President Juan Perón and served as the First Lady of Argentina from 1946 until her death in 1952. She is usually referred to as Eva Perón, or by the affectionate Spanish language diminutive Evita.

Wife of Juan Peron & First Lady of Argentina.

The musical "Evita" was based upon her.

19 Olivia Hussey (Actress)
20 Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima (Footballer) Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima (Footballer)
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