Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Television: 1 character
Kitty Sanchez   2003   Arrested Development  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 peace
(peace) Óscar Arias (a.k.a. Sanchez)   1987  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actors, 1 actress
Benicio del Toro (a.k.a. Sánchez)   1967-  
Marco Sanchez   1970-  
Kiele Sanchez   1977-  
Notable Athletes: 6 soccer, 2 tennis, 1 rugby
(soccer) Leonel Sánchez   1936-  
(soccer) Claudio Suárez (a.k.a. Sánchez)   1968-  
(tennis) Arantxa Sánchez Vicario   1971-  
(soccer) David Villa (a.k.a. Sánchez)   1981-  
(tennis) María José Martínez Sánchez   1982-  
(soccer) Álvaro Negredo (a.k.a. Sánchez)   1985-  
(soccer) Carlos Sánchez Moreno   1986-  
(rugby) Nicolás Sánchez   1988-  
(soccer) Alexis Sánchez   1988-  
Olympic Medalists: 5 silver, 3 gold, 2 bronze, 1 bronze/silver, 1 gold/silver
(silver) Manuel Silvestre Sánchez   1992   water polo  
(gold) Kiko Sánchez   1992   sailing  
(silver) Ricardo Sánchez Alarcón   1992   water polo  
(bronze) Joel Sánchez Guerrero   2000   50 km walk  
(gold) Juan Ignacio Sánchez   2004   basketball  
(gold) Félix Sánchez   2004; 2012   400 m hurdles  
(gold/silver) Eriel Sánchez   2004; 2008   baseball  
(silver) Elier Sánchez   2008   baseball  
(bronze/silver) Paola Espinosa (a.k.a. Sánchez)   2008; 2012   diving  
(bronze) Laura Sánchez   2012   diving  
(silver) Rocío Sánchez Moccia   2012   field hockey  
(silver) Germán Sánchez   2012   diving  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actor
(actor) Benicio del Toro (a.k.a. Sánchez)   2000   Traffic  
Saints: 2 blessed, 1 saint
Blessed Melchior Sanchez   ?-1632  
Saint Jenaro Sánchez Delgadillo   1876-1927  
Blessed José Sánchez del Río   1913-1928