Namesakes

Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor/comedian
Trinidad Silva   1950-1988  
Notable Athletes: 11 soccer, 1 boxing, 1 rugby, 1 tennis
(boxing) Eusebio Pedroza (a.k.a. Silva)   1956-2019  
(soccer) Gilberto Silva   1976-  
(soccer) Martín Silva   1983-  
(tennis) Rogério Dutra Silva   1984-  
(soccer) Thiago Silva   1984-  
(soccer) David Silva   1986-  
(soccer) Francisco Silva   1986-  
(soccer) Jô (a.k.a. Silva)   1987-  
(soccer) Martín Cáceres (a.k.a. Silva)   1987-  
(soccer) Adrien Silva   1989-  
(soccer) Alex Sandro (a.k.a. Silva)   1991-  
(soccer) William Carvalho (a.k.a. Silva)   1992-  
(rugby) Rodrigo Silva   1992-  
(soccer) Rafa Silva   1993-  
Olympic Medalists: 4 bronze, 4 silver, 1 bronze/silver
(silver) Maria Paula Silva   1996   basketball  
(bronze) Edvaldo Valério (a.k.a. Silva)   2000   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(bronze) Rui Silva   2004   1500 m  
(bronze/silver) Thiago Silva   2008; 2012   football  
(bronze) Juliana Silva   2012   beach volleyball  
(silver) Emanuel Silva   2012   canoe sprint  
(bronze) Rafael Silva   2012   judo  
(silver) Yarisley Silva   2012   pole vault  
(silver) Alex Sandro (a.k.a. Silva)   2012   football  
Portuguese Presidents and Prime Ministers: 1 prime minister/president
(prime minister/president) Aníbal Cavaco Silva   1985-1995; 2006-