Famous Gypsies

Listed by country of birth, in alphabetical order.

 

Argentina

  Musicians & Singers
      Sandro
   
Armenia
  Scientists
      Kerope Petrovich Patkanov (Patkanyan)
   
Austria
  Writers
      Ceija Stojka
   
Austria-Hungary
  Writers
      Johann "Kalitsch" Horváth
   
Belarus'
  Writers
      Valdemar Kalinin
   
Belgium
  Musicians & Singers
      Django Reinhardt
   
Bosnia & Herzegovina
  Journalists
      Hedina Sijerčić
   
Brazil
  Presidents of the Republic
      Juscelino Kubitschek de Oliveira
    Washington Luís Pereira de Souza
   
Bulgaria
  Musicians & Singers
      Reyhan
  European Football Players
      Hristo Stoichkov
   
Croatia
  Actors & Actresses
      Dunja Rajter
  European Football Players
      Aljoša Asanović
   
Czech
  Musicians & Singers
      Jožka Kubík
    Iva Bittová & Ida Kelarová
  Journalists
      Jarmila Balážová
    Ondrej Gina
  European Football Players
      Milan Baroš
   
Denmark
  Nobel Prizes
      Schack August Steenberg Krogh
   
Finland
  Writers
      Veijo Baltzar
   
France
  Artists
      Micaela Flores Amaya
  Musicians & Singers
      Biréli Lagrčne
    Alabina
  First Lady
      Cécilia Ciganer
  European Football Players
      Éric Cantona
    Tony Vairelles
    Jacques Abardonado
    André-Pierre Gignac
  Ethnic Fusion Musicians *
      Gypsy Kings
      Tekameli
   
French Algeria
  Actors
      Tony Gatlif
   
Germany
  Actors & Actresses
      Manoush
  Musicians & Singers
      Drafi Deutscher
    Marianne Rosenberg
  Writers
      Philomena Franz
  Pioneers & Adventurers
      Walter Balthazzar Reinhardt
  Boxers
      Johann Wilhelm "Rukeli" Trollmann
   
Greece
  Writers
      Patricio Kassimati Hearn (Yakumo Koizumi)
  Musicians & Singers
      Kostas Pavlidis
    Yiorgos Mangas
    Eirini Merkouri
  European Football Players
      Christos Patsatzoglou
   

Greece/Israel

 

Musicians & Singers

 

    Glykeria

   
Hungary
  Artists
      David Beeri
    Tamás Péli
  Musicians & Singers
      János Bihari
    István Dankó
    György Cziffra
    Roby Lakatos
    Ferenc Snétberger
    Kálmán Balogh
    Elek Bacsik
  Parliament Members
      Lívia Járóka
    Viktória Bernáthné Mohácsi
    Ágnes Osztolykán
   
Italy
  Artists
      Antonio Solario
  European Football Players
      Andrea Pirlo
    Tommaso Vailatti
  Boxers
      Silvio Branco
    Domenico Spada
    Michele Di Rocco
   
Mexico
  Musicians & Singers
      Lila Zellet Elías
    Alfonso Mejia-Arias
   
Netherlands
  Musicians & Singers
      The Rosenberg Trio
    Jimmy Rosenberg
    Mariska Veres
   
Norway
  Preachers
      Ludvig Valentin Karlsen
   
Poland
  Musicians & Singers
      Edyta Górniak
   
Portugal
  European Football Players
      Ricardo Andrade Quaresma
   
Romania
  Musicians & Singers
      Sergiu Celibidache
    Maestro Ion Voicu
    Gheorghe Zamfir
    Johnny Răducanu
  European Football Players
      Gheorghe Hagi
    Ilie Dumitrescu
    Bănel Nicoliţă
    Marius Mihai Lăcătuş
   
Russia
  Writers
      Nikolay Aleksandrovich Pankov
    Olga Pankova
    Nina Aleksandrovna Dudarova
  Actors
      Yul Brynner
    The Buzylyov Family
    Nikolay Slichenko
  Musicians & Singers
      “Steshka” Stepanida Soldatova
    Mishka Ziganoff
    Mikhail Erdenko
    The Erdenko Family
    Nikolay Ivanovich Erdenko
    Loyko
    The Zhemchuzhny Family
    Nikolay Mikhailovich Zhemchuzhny
    Diana Aleksandrovna Savelyeva
    Alyosha Dmitrievich
    Pavel Serebyakov
    The Kolpakov Trio
  Scientists
      Sofia Vasilyevna Kovalevskaya
    Natalya Nikolayevna Pankova
    Lyubov Nikolayevna Pankova
  War Heroes
      Aleksandr Baurov
    Pavel Yakovlevich Fedrovi
    Other Gypsy Heroes of Russia
   

Russia/Armenia

 

Musicians & Singers

 

    Zara

   

Serbia/Montenegro/Yugoslavia

  Writers
      Alija Krasnići
 

Musicians & Singers

 

    Janika Balaž
    Boban and Marko Marković

 

European Football Players

 

    Dejan Savicević
    Siniša Mihajlović

   
Slovakia
  Writers
      Elena Lacková
  Musicians & Singers
      Koloman Polák
   

Slovakia/Hungary

  Artists
      János Balázs
  Musicians & Singers
      Panna Cinková / Czinka Panna
   
Slovenia
  European Football Players
      Marinko Šarkezi
   
Spain
  Artists
      Helios Gómez Rodríguez
  Musicians & Singers
      Azúcar Moreno
    Las Grecas
    Peret
  Parliament Members
      Juan de Dios Ramírez Heredia y Montoya
  Fashion Designer
      Juana Martín Manzano
  European Football Players
      “Zarra” ‒ Telmo Zarraonaindía Montoya
  Boxers
      José Antonio Jiménez
  Flamenco Artists *
   

Spain/France

  Writers
      Matéo Maximoff
   
Sweden
  Artists
      Rosa Taikon Janush
  Writers
      Katarina Taikon
  European Football Players
      Zlatan Ibrahimović
   

Ukraine

  Artists
      Katarzyna Pollok
   

Ukraine/Poland

  Writers
      Bronislawa Warmiak Wajs "Papusza"
   

United Kingdom

  Writers
      Louise Doughty
  Actors
      Sir Charles Chaplin
    Sir Michael Caine
    Bob Hoskins
  Musicians & Singers
      John Roberts
    Sir Henry Joseph Wood
    Martin Taylor
    David Essex
    Albert Lee
    Denny Laine
  Preachers
      John Bunyan
    Rodney Smith
  Journalists
      Jake Bowers
    George Bramwell Evens
  European Football Players
      Raby Howell
    Freddy Eastwood
  Boxers
      Jem Mace
    Bartley Gorman
    Johnny Frankham
    Henry Wharton
   
British Empire
  Pioneers & Adventurers
      Augustine Bearce
    James Squire
   
United States
  Writers
      Cecilia Woloch
  Musicians & Singers
      Elvis Presley
    Rickie Lee Jones
  Flamenco Dancers *
      Tibu la Tormenta
   
   
* Listed in the Flamenco Artists page.
   


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