List of Dominican Americans

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This is a list of notable Dominican 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 Dominican Puerto Rican American or must have references showing they are Dominican American and are notable.

List[edit]

Actors[edit]

Maria Montez
Carlos Pena Jr.
Michelle Rodriguez

Singers and musicians[edit]

Prince Royce
Karina Pasian
Nicky Jam

Models[edit]

  • Susie Castillo – former beauty queen who held the Miss USA title and competed in the Miss Teen USA and Miss Universe pageants; of Puerto Rican and Dominican descent[34]
  • Adriana Diaz – beauty queen from New York City who has competed in the Miss USA and Miss Teen USA pageants
  • Claudette Lali – Dominican-American former model and wardrobe stylist turned actress
  • Sessilee Lopez – American model; of Dominican and Portuguese descent[35]
  • Christina Mendez – plus-size model from New York City

Sport[edit]

Felix Sanchez
Alex Rodriguez
Dante Rosario

Politicians[edit]

Thomas Perez
Adriano Espaillat

Artists[edit]

Writers[edit]

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Other personalities[edit]

Christina Mendez
Danielle Polanco

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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