These are images of Panamanians locals and abroad who have contributed to our couture. Click here if you would like to suggest a Notable Panamanian to our list.
Rev. Dr. Ephraim S. Alphonse Reid
Writer, poet, missionary, minister and subsequent bishop of the Methodist Church (MCCA).
Known as “El Tigre Colonense”, Laguna was the Featherweight Champion from 1962-63.
El General (born Edgardo Franco) is a Reggae artist considered by some to be one of the Fathers of Reggaeton.
Lloyd La Beach
Sprinter who won two bronze medals at the 1948 Summer Olympics, the first Olympic medals for Panama.
Dra. Enitza George
Board Certified Family Practice Physician, a long-distance runner and an athletic trainer.
His Excellency Professor Gerardo Maloney, Ambassador of the Republic of Panama to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.
Ukrainian-born Panamanian television and fashion model, FAO Goodwill Ambassador and Miss Universe 2002.
Journalist and political analyst for Fox News Channel, op-ed columnist, White House correspondent and national correspondent.
Baseball pitcher who has played 19 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the New York Yankees and holds several postseason records.
Melva Lowe De Goodin
Professor, writer, activist and Founding member of The Society of Friends of the West Indian Museum of Panama (S.A.M.A.A.P.)
Held the World Boxing Association (WBA) featherweight championship from 1978 to 1985
Publisher and organizer of the Annual Encuentro Folklorico Panameno held in different cities in the United States.