Namesakes

Notable Athletes: 9 soccer, 1 football, 1 rugby
(soccer) Andrés Escobar   1967-1994  
(soccer) Humberto Suazo (a.k.a. Andrés)   1981-  
(soccer) Martín Silva (a.k.a. Andrés)   1983-  
(soccer) Claudio Bravo (a.k.a. Andrés)   1983-  
(soccer) Andrés Iniesta   1984-  
(soccer) Francisco Silva (a.k.a. Andrés)   1986-  
(soccer) Andrés Guardado   1986-  
(football) Shelley Smith (a.k.a. Andres)   1987-  
(soccer) Lionel Messi (a.k.a. Andrés)   1987-  
(soccer) Camilo Vargas (a.k.a. Andrés)   1989-  
(rugby) Andrés Vilaseca   1991-  
Notable Explorers and Adventurers: 1 explorer
Andrés de Urdaneta   1498-1568  
Olympic Medalists: 2 bronze, 1 gold/bronze, 1 silver
(bronze) Andrés Gómez   1936   basketball  
(silver) Andrés Jiménez   1984   basketball  
(bronze) Andrés Simón   1992   4x100 m relay  
(gold/bronze) Andrés Nocioni   2004; 2008   basketball  
Other Leaders: 1 prime minister
Prime Minister Andres Tarand   1994-1995   Estonia  
Saints: 1 blessed
Blessed Andres Hibernon   1534-1602