Famous Portuguese People

Name these famous people of Portuguese descent, past and present.
Quiz by Aaron197
Last updated: December 16, 2020
First submittedDecember 21, 2019
Times taken58
Average score47.6%
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Sailed to India
Vasco da Gama
World's first circumnavigator
Ferdinand Magellan
Most famous footballer
Cristiano Ronaldo
Portugal's top scorer before ^
Luìs Figo
Current UN General-Secretary
António Guterres
Prince who kicked off the
Age of Discovery
Henry the
1998 Nobel Prize winning writer
José Saramago
"Black Panther" footballer
"The Fruit Hat Lady"
Carmen Miranda
Discovered Brazil
Pedro Álvares
Manchester City's
Player of the Year in 2019
Bernardo Silva
Singer who is "Like a Bird"
Nelly Furtado
He is a "Special One"
José Mourinho
First king of Brazil
Catholic saint after whom a
city in Texas is named
Anthony of Padua
20th century dictator
António Salazar
King whose reign saw
Portugal's overseas expansion
John I
First Queen of Portugal who
ruled between 1777–1816
Maria I
Sailed around Africa's
southernmost tip
Bartolomeu Dias
Portugal's greatest poets
Luís de Camões
"Queen of Fado"
Amália Rodrigues
Level 68
Sep 22, 2020
The first king doesn't acept the real name, and "Former Benfica football player" is a way to vague of a clue to name it.
Level 73
May 9, 2021
Good quiz! However, the clue should be changed for Luis Figo, as the top-goalscorer for Portugal before CR7 was Pauleta.