Namesakes

Nobel Prize Winners: 1 peace
(peace) Juan Manuel Santos   2016  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actress
Lucélia Santos   1957-  
Notable Athletes: 8 soccer, 1 football, 1 martial arts
(soccer) Nílton Santos   1925-2013  
(soccer) Djalma Santos   1929-2013  
(martial arts) Evangelista Santos   1977-  
(soccer) Eliseu (a.k.a. Santos)   1983-  
(soccer) Dante (a.k.a. Santos)   1983-  
(soccer) João Moutinho (a.k.a. Santos)   1986-  
(soccer) Ramires (a.k.a. Santos)   1987-  
(soccer) Rui Patrício (a.k.a. Santos)   1988-  
(football) Cairo Santos   1991-  
(soccer) Neymar (a.k.a. Santos)   1992-  
Notable Musicians: 1 singer
Romeo Santos   1981-   Latin pop  
Notable Scientists and Inventors: 1 inventor
Alberto Santos-Dumont   1873-1932  
Olympic Medalists: 2 silver, 2 silver/bronze, 1 bronze, 1 gold/silver
(silver/bronze) Adriana Santos   1996; 2000   basketball  
(silver/bronze) Cíntia Santos   1996; 2000   basketball  
(bronze) Kelly Santos   2000   basketball  
(gold/silver) Sérgio Santos   2004; 2008; 2012   volleyball  
(silver) Neymar (a.k.a. Santos)   2012   football  
(silver) Luguelín Santos   2012   400 m