List of Salvadoran Americans
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This is a list of notable Salvadoran Americans, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American descendants.
To be included in this list, the person must have a Wikipedia article showing they are Salvadoran American or must have references showing they are Salvadoran American and are notable.
- 1 List
- 1.1 Athletes
- 1.2 Entertainment
- 1.3 Political figures
- 1.4 Civil rights leaders and community activists
- 1.5 Religion
- 1.6 Science and technology
- 2 References
- Edwin Figueroa- American mixed martial artist currently competing in the bantamweight division of the UFC.
- Roger Huerta- American mixed martial artist who competed in the lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship and later Bellator Fighting Championships.
- Arturo Alvarez
- Oscar Araujo
- Efrain Burgos, Jr. - Salvadoran American and son of former footballer Efrain Burgos.
- Derby Carrillo
- Dustin Corea
- Gerson Mayen
- Carlos Menjívar
- Edwin Miranda
- Hugo Pérez - former U.S. national team player
- Steve Purdy
- Víctor Ramírez
- Benji Villalobos
- Ricardo Ulloa
- Eriq Zavaleta
Actors and actresses
- Linda Arsenio
- Adrian Bellani
- Maurice Benard
- J. R. Martinez
- Rolando Molina
- Mayteana Morales
- Anita Page
- J. D. Pardo
- Mari Possa - pornographic actress
Authors and poet
- Karla Campos - Social media author and speaker
- Consuelo de Saint Exupéry writer, poet, sculptural, wife of French writer and pioneering aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
- William Gonzalez - Author of Black Bubblegum
- Francisco Machón Vilanova - novelist
- Marcos Villatoro - novelist
- Francesca Miranda - fashion designer
- Markos Moulitsas - writer
Musicians and music groups
- Joey Castillo - drummer for hard rock band Queens of the Stone Age and ex-drummer for Wasted Youth and Danzig
- Cáthia rose to fame when she came in 13-16th place on the fourth season of the American version of reality television singing competition The Voice.
- Crooked Stilo - hip hop duo.
- Fernando del Valle - operatic tenor
- DJ Keoki - Techno DJ
- Allison Iraheta - singer; Telemundo's Quinceañera winner and American Idol season 8 finalist.
- Pete Sandoval - death metal drummer for Terrorizer and Morbid Angel
- T-Bone - rapper
- Sabi (singer)
- Denyse Tontz is an American songwriter, singer and actress, daughter of Salvadoran mother
- Álvaro Torres
- Liz Figueroa - Democratic politician and former California state senator
- Ana Sol Gutierrez - State Delegate for District 18 in Montgomery County, Maryland
- Victor R. Ramirez - State Senate for District 47 in Prince George's County, Maryland
- Jessie Rodriguez - Republican representative of the Wisconsin State Assembly
- John H. Sununu - Former Governor of New Hampshire. Mother is Salvadoran of Greek descent.
Civil rights leaders and community activists
- Daisy Velasquez - activist
- Silvia H. Allred - missionary
- Erwin McManus - lead pastor of Mosaic Church
- Santiago Mellado - president, Willow Creek Association
Science and technology
- Campos, Gabriel (6 March 2014). "Jugador de NFL impartió clínica". El Grafico. Retrieved 5 April 2014.
- Voter Information for Liz Figueroa. June 6, 2006 Election