what are some famous people either from or accociated with nicaragua?
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- The "L" WordLv 71 decade agoFavorite Answer
Violeta Chamorro - first women elected president in Latin America
Ruben Dario - Poet
Bianca Jagger - Socialite, former wife of singer Mick Jagger
Daniel Ortega - current president; leader of Sandanista movement
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- PinoleraLv 61 decade ago
Vicente Padilla - beisbol
Ruben Dario - poet
Alexis Arguello - light weight boxing champion turned mayor of Managua but now deceased. Many believe that Sandinistas (Daniel Ortega) killed him.
Barbara Carrera - 70's actress
Bianca Jaegger - Mick Jaegger's ex-wife
Dennis Martinez - pitcher for Baltimore Oriole player
Sergio Ramírez Mercado - writer
Herty Lewites - politician
Ernesto Cardenal (Catholic priest, liberation theologian, culture minister and poet)
Erick Blandon (Poet)
Yaoska Tijerino (Poet)
- LesCRNILv 51 decade ago
Born in Nicaragua:
1.-Rubén Darío: The father of the Modernism. It was one of the best poets in Latin America.
2.-Augusto C. Sandino: Leader of the Guerrillas who fought to the U.S. Marines during the Nicaraguan War of 1925.
3.-Anastasio Somoza García: Nicaraguan Dicator during the period 1934-1956.
4.-Anastasio Somoza Debayle: Son of A.S.G.; dicator during 1956-1979.
5.-Daniel Ortega Saavedra: Current president of Nicaragua. Leader of the Sandinista Front of National Liberation during the Nicaraguan Civil War of the 1979-1989.
- Anonymous1 decade ago
Ricardo Mayorga (Boxing World Champion)