Namesakes

Nobel Prize Winners: 1 literature
(literature) Miguel Ángel Asturias   1967  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actors
Miguel Ferrer   1955-2017  
Diogo Morgado (a.k.a. Miguel)   1981-  
Notable Artists: 1 painter
Miguel Ángel Campano   1948-2018  
Notable Athletes: 8 soccer
(soccer) Nuno Gomes (a.k.a. Miguel)   1976-  
(soccer) José Fonte (a.k.a. Miguel)   1983-  
(soccer) Michu (a.k.a. Miguel)   1986-  
(soccer) Miguel Veloso   1986-  
(soccer) José Miguel Cubero   1987-  
(soccer) Miguel Layún   1988-  
(soccer) Miguel Ángel Ponce   1989-  
(soccer) Héctor Herrera (a.k.a. Miguel)   1990-  
Notable Explorers and Adventurers: 1 explorer
Miguel López de Legazpi   1502-1572  
Notable Writers: 1 author
Miguel de Cervantes   1547-1616  
Olympic Medalists: 3 bronze, 3 silver, 2 gold, 1 gold/silver, 1 silver/gold
(bronze) Miguel White   1936   400 m hurdles  
(bronze) Miguel Álvarez Pozo   1972   basketball  
(bronze) Miguel Calderón Gómez   1972   basketball  
(silver/gold) Miguel Oca   1992; 1996   water polo  
(gold/silver) Miguel Caldés Luis   1996; 2000   baseball  
(silver) Luis Miguel Rodríguez   2008   baseball  
(silver) Luis Miguel Navas   2008   baseball  
(silver) Miguel Lahera   2008   baseball  
(gold) Miguel Ángel Ponce   2012   football  
(gold) Héctor Herrera (a.k.a. Miguel)   2012   football  
Other Leaders: 4 presidents
President José Miguel Gómez   1909-1913   Cuba  
President Miguel Mariano Gómez   1936   Cuba  
President Michel Temer (a.k.a. Miguel)   2016-2018   Brazil  
President Miguel Díaz-Canel   2018-   Cuba  
Portuguese Kings and Queens: 1 king
King Miguel   1828-1834  
Saints: 3 saints, 2 blessed
Blessed Miguel Carvalho   1577-1624  
Saint Miguel de Sanctis   1591-1625  
Saint Miguel Kozaki   ?-1597  
Saint Miguel Febres Cordero   1854-1910  
Blessed Miguel Pro   1891-1927