José Reis (kickboxer)
José 'The Devil's Advocate' Reis (born 30 June 1977) is a Portuguese Muay Thai kickboxer of Cape Verdian descent fighting out of Lisbon, Portugal for Olival Gym at either welterweight or super middlew...
Cape Verdeans in Portugal
In 1995, it was estimated that there were 50,000 people of Cape Verdean descent or national origin in Portugal. By 2000, this estimation rose to 83,000 people, of which 90% resided in Greater Lisbon....
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Angolans in Portugal
Angolans in Portugal form the country's second-largest group of African migrants, after Cape Verdeans. As of 2006, official statistics showed 28,854 legal Angolan residents in Portugal. However, this ...
António Semedo
António Paulo Sanches Semedo (born 1 June 1979) is a Portuguese retired footballer. Operating on the left or right wings or behind the striker, he was nicknamed "The Black Panther".He amassed Primeira...
Pelé (footballer born 1978)
Pedro Miguel Cardoso Monteiro (born 2 May 1978), commonly known as Pelé, is a Cape Verdean footballer who plays for English club Havant & Waterlooville as a central defender and defensive midfield...
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Silvestre Varela
Silvestre Manuel Gonçalves Varela (born 2 February 1985) is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays for Italian club Parma F.C., on loan from FC Porto, as a winger.He represented mainly Sportin...
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Elvis Évora
Elvis Garcia Monteiro Évora (born February 4, 1978) is a Cape Verde-born Portuguese basketball player. He plays as a center.He played for Porto, from 1998/1999 to 2004/2005. After a season at Tenerife...
José Gonçalves
José Júlio Gomes Gonçalves (born 17 September 1985) is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays for American club New England Revolution in Major League Soccer, as a left or central defender.He ...
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Manuel Fernandes (footballer born 1986)
Manuel Henrique Tavares Fernandes ([mɐnuˈɛɫ fɨɾˈnɐ̃dɨʃ]; born 5 February 1986) is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays for Russian club FC Lokomotiv Moscow as a midfielder.He started his pro...
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Boss AC
Ângelo César, better known by the stage name Boss AC, is a Portuguese rapper originally from Cape Verde. His albums include Preto no Branco, Ritmo, Amor e Palavras, Rimar contra a Maré, and TPC.His mo...
Sara Tavares
Sara Alexandra Lima Tavares (born February 1, 1978) is a Portuguese singer, composer, guitarist and percussionist. She was born and brought up in Lisbon, Portugal, where she still lives. Second-genera...
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Afro-Portuguese
Afro-Portuguese are citizens of Portugal of Black-African descent.
Most Afro-Portuguese migrated from or are descendants from people issuing from the former Portuguese African colonies, (Angola, ...
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Honório Barreto
Honório Pereira Barreto (1813–1859) was a governor of the Portuguese colony of Guinea (or ‘province’ as it was referred to during the time of his administration). Born in Portuguese Guinea of a Guinea...
Bébé
Tiago Manuel Dias Correia (born 12 July 1990), better known by his nickname Bebé, is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a winger for Spanish club Córdoba, on loan from Benfica. Abandone...
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Rolando (footballer)
Rolando Jorge Pires da Fonseca (born 31 August 1985), simply known as Rolando, is a Portuguese footballer who plays for Belgian club R.S.C. Anderlecht on loan from F.C. Porto as a central defender.
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Tó Cruz
Tó Cruz (born António José Ramos da Cruz, 9 July 1967, Lisbon) is a Portuguese singer of Cape Verdean descent, best known for his participation in the 1995 Eurovision Song Contest.Cruz started out as ...
Jorge Andrade
Jorge Manuel Almeida Gomes de Andrade, ([ˈʒɔɾʒ(ɨ) ɐ̃ˈdɾad(ɨ)]; born 9 April 1978), is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a central defender.After playing two years with Porto he went on to...
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João Moreira
João Vítor Rocha de Carvalho Moreira (born 7 February 1986) is a Portuguese footballer who plays for New Zealand club Auckland City FC as a forward.
Moreira was born in Amadora, Lisbon. Still a yo...