Namesakes

Notable Athletes: 1 soccer, 1 volleyball
(volleyball) Virna Dias   1971-  
(soccer) Luiz Gustavo (a.k.a. Dias)   1987-  
Notable Explorers and Adventurers: 1 explorer
Bartolomeu Dias   1450-1500  
Olympic Medalists: 3 bronze
(bronze) Marcus Vinícius Dias   1948   basketball  
(bronze) Virna Dias   1996; 2000   volleyball  
(bronze) Claire Carver-Dias   2000   synchronized swimming - team  
Portuguese Presidents and Prime Ministers: 2 prime ministers
(prime minister) António Dias de Oliveira   1837  
(prime minister) José Dias Ferreira   1892-1893  
Saints: 1 blessed
Blessed Bartolomé Laurel Dias   ?-1627