List of Angolans

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Notable people from the Central/Southern African nation of Angola include:

Clergy[edit]

Military[edit]

  • João de Matos, military general[5]
  • Mwene_Mbandu_Kapova_I_of_Mbunda, The 21st Mbunda monarch who resisted Portuguese occupation of Mbundaland (Moxico) in the early 20th-century
  • Nzingha, 17th-century queen of the Ndongo and Matamba Kingdoms of the Mbundu people in southwestern Africa - also known as Ana de Sousa Nzinga Mbande

Musicians[edit]

Politicians[edit]

Hugo Azancot de Menezes, Founding member of the Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola

Athletes[edit]

Writers[edit]

See: List of Angolan writers

Others[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bishop Oscar Lino Lopes Fernandes Braga catholic-hierarchy.org
  2. ^ Manuel Franklin da Costa catholic-hierarchy.org
  3. ^ "Archbishop Damião António Franklin". Catholic-Hierarchy.org. 
  4. ^ Alexandre do Nascimento catholic-hierarchy.org
  5. ^ "Angola admits involvement in Congo" 31 August 1998, BBC News
  6. ^ Davis, Clive (2009) "Bonga Bairro", The Sunday Times, 18 January 2009
  7. ^ "Singing Gift Contributes to Yola Semedo's Music Quality". Angola Times. 11 October 2010. Retrieved 27 October 2010.