Namesakes

Hall-of-Famers: 1 baseball
(baseball) Luis Aparicio   1984  
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms: 1 hurricane
Hurricane Luis   1995  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 chemistry, 1 physics
(physics) Luis Walter Alvarez   1968  
(chemistry) Luis Federico Leloir   1970  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor
Luis Gerónimo Abreu   1972-  
Notable Athletes: 20 soccer, 3 baseball, 1 football
(soccer) Luis Monti   1901-1983  
(baseball) Luis Aparicio   1934-  
(soccer) Luis Suárez Miramontes   1935-  
(soccer) Luis Aragonés   1938-2014  
(baseball) Luis Pujols   1955-  
(baseball) Luis Sojo   1965-  
(soccer) Claudio Suárez (a.k.a. Luis)   1968-  
(soccer) Luís Figo   1972-  
(soccer) Ronaldo (a.k.a. Luís)   1976-  
(soccer) Luis Amaranto Perea   1979-  
(soccer) Jorge Valdivia (a.k.a. Luis)   1983-  
(soccer) Luis Saritama   1983-  
(soccer) Antonio Valencia (a.k.a. Luis)   1985-  
(soccer) Filipe Luís   1985-  
(soccer) Miguel Veloso (a.k.a. Luís)   1986-  
(soccer) Nani (a.k.a. Luís)   1986-  
(soccer) Luis Suárez   1987-  
(football) Ras-I Dowling (a.k.a. Luis)   1988-  
(soccer) Luís Neto   1988-  
(soccer) Marcos Rocha (a.k.a. Luis)   1988-  
(soccer) Luis Garrido   1990-  
(soccer) Luis Muriel   1991-  
(soccer) Danilo Pereira (a.k.a. Luís)   1991-  
(soccer) Luis López Fernández   1993-  
Notable Musicians: 2 singers
Ramón "Daddy Yankee" Ayala Rodríguez (a.k.a. Luis)   1977-   reggaeton  
Juan "Maluma" Londoño Arias (a.k.a. Luis)   1994-   reggaeton  
Olympic Medalists: 4 bronze, 4 silver, 2 gold, 2 gold/silver, 1 gold/bronze, 1 silver/gold
(silver) Luis Brunetto   1924   triple jump  
(bronze) Luis Ignacio de la Vega   1936   basketball  
(bronze) Luis Delís   1980   discus throw  
(silver) José Luis Llorente   1984   basketball  
(gold) Jorge Luis Valdés   1992   baseball  
(gold/silver) Luis Ulacia   1992; 1996; 2000   baseball  
(bronze) Jorge Aguilera Ruiz (a.k.a. Luis)   1992   4x100 m relay  
(bronze) Luis Alberto Pérez-Rionda   2000   4x100 m relay  
(silver/gold) Norge Luis Vera   2000; 2004; 2008   baseball  
(gold/silver) Pedro Luis Lazo   1996; 2000; 2004; 2008   baseball  
(gold) Luis Borroto   2004   baseball  
(silver) Luis Miguel Rodríguez   2008   baseball  
(silver) Luis Miguel Navas   2008   baseball  
(gold/bronze) Luis Scola   2004; 2008   basketball  
Other Leaders: 2 presidents
President Washington Luís   1926-1930   Brazil  
President Manuel L. Quezon (a.k.a. Luis)   1935-1944   Philippines  
Portuguese Kings and Queens: 1 king
King Luís   1861-1889  
Saints: 4 blessed, 3 saints
Saint Louis (a.k.a. Luis)   ?-855  
Saint Luis Bertrán   1526-1581  
Saint Luis Ibarachi   1585-1597  
Blessed Luis Flores   ?-1622  
Blessed Luis Sasanda   ?-1624  
Blessed Luis Sotelo   ?-1624  
Blessed Luis Bertrán the Younger   ?-1627  
Spanish Kings and Queens: 1 king
King Luis I   1724  
Spanish Prime Ministers: 2 prime ministers
Luis Carrero Blanco   1973  
José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero   2004-2011