Lourenço Marques (explorer)
Lourenço Marques was a 16th-century Portuguese trader and explorer.
Marques explored the area that is now Maputo Bay in 1544 and settled permanently in present-day Mozambique, where he spent most ...
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Francisco de Mascarenhas
Francisco de Mascarenhas was the 1st count of Vila da Horta, the 1st count of Santa Cruz and the 13th vice-regent of Portuguese controlled India from 1581 until 1584, captain of donatary of the island...
Theodorico de Sacadura Botte
Theodorico César de Sande Pacheco de Sacadura Botte (Quinta da Bica, Portugal, October 31, 1902 - Maputo, Mozambique, November 18, 1987), commonly known as Theodorico de Sacadura Botte, was a Portugue...
Sarmento Rodrigues
Manuel Maria Sarmento Rodrigues (1899 - 1979) was a naval officer, colonist and professor. He was born in 1899 in Freixo de Espada à Cinta, Portugal. He attended a secondary school in Bragança and a...
Francisco Barreto
Francisco Barreto (occasionally Francisco de Barreto, 1520 - July 9, 1573) was a Portuguese soldier and explorer. An officer in Morocco during his early life, Barreto sailed to Portuguese India and wa...
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Noémia de Sousa
Carolina Noémia Abranches de Sousa Soares (20 September 1926, Catembe - 4 December 2002) was a poet from Mozambique who wrote in the Portuguese language. She is also known as Vera Micaia. She is of mi...
Artur Ivens Ferraz
General Artur Ivens Ferraz (1 December 1870, in Lisbon – 16 January 1933, in Lisbon [ɐɾˈtuɾ ˈajvɐ̃ʃ fɨˈʁaʃ]), was a Portuguese military officer and politician. He served in the Portuguese Expedi...
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Luís Pedro Magalhães
Luís Pedro Magalhães (born February 4, 1972 in Mozambique) is a Portuguese auto racing driver.
Magalhães competed in his home round of the 2007 World Touring Car Championship season, the Race of P...
António Lopes dos Santos
António Adriano de Faria Lopes dos Santos (1917 - August 2, 2009) was a Portuguese former army general who served as the Governor of Macau from April 17, 1962, until November 25, 1966. He also served ...
Sancho de Tovar
Sancho de Tovar, 6th Lord of Cevico, Caracena and Boca de Huérgano (c. 1465 – 1547) was a Portuguese nobleman of Castilian birth, best known as a navigator and explorer during the Portuguese age...
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Teresa Heinz
Teresa Heinz (born October 5, 1938), also known as Teresa Heinz, née Maria Teresa Thierstein Simões-Ferreira, is a Mozambican–born American businesswoman and philanthropist of Portuguese descent. She ...
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Roger De Sá
Roger De Sá (born Rogério Paulo Cesar de Sá on 1 October 1964 in Maputo, Mozambique) is a South African football manager and the current head coach of Premier Soccer League club Ajax Cape Town. De Sá ...
Cristóvão de Távora
Cristóvão de Távora was a Portuguese colonial administrator. He was granted the captaincy of the Fortress of Sofala in Portuguese Mozambique from 1508 until 1514. He was then Captain of Mozambique fro...
Carlos Queiroz
Carlos Manuel Brito Leal Queiroz, ([ˈkaɾluʃ kɐjˈɾɔʃ]; born 1 March 1953), is a Portuguese football manager who manages the Iranian national team. A former manager of Real Madrid, he has also been the...
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Álvaro de Castro
Álvaro Xavier de Castro ([ˈaɫvɐɾu ʃɐviˈɛɾ dɨ ˈkaʃtɾu]) was Prime Minister of Portugal from 20 November to 30 November 1920 and from 18 December 1923 to 6 July 1924.
He was born in Guarda, on 9 No...
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Guilherme de Melo
Guilherme de Melo (born 1931 in Lourenço Marques, Portuguese Mozambique) is a Portuguese journalist, novelist, and activist. Melo lived through the protracted war of independence in the Portuguese col...
Joaquim Augusto Mouzinho de Albuquerque
Joaquim Augusto Mouzinho de Albuquerque (Batalha, Quinta da Várzea, November 12, 1855 – Lisbon, January 8, 1902) was a Portuguese cavalry officer. He captured Gungunhana in Chaimite (1895) and p...
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Victor Hugo de Azevedo Coutinho
Victor Hugo de Azevedo Coutinho, 18th Count of Azevedo GCC, GCA (12 November 1871–27 June 1955), was a Portuguese naval officer, politician and professor, at the University of Coimbra and later the Es...
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Alberto da Costa Pereira
Alberto da Costa Pereira (22 December 1929 – 25 October 1990) was a Portuguese footballer who played as a goalkeeper.
Born in Nacala, Portuguese Mozambique from a colonial White African family, Co...
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Pancho Guedes
Pancho Guedes, often referred to as Amancio Guedes and born Amâncio d'Alpoim Miranda Guedes in 1925, is a Portuguese architect, sculptor, and painter. An archetype Eclectic Modernist born in Lisbon, P...