Paulo Freire Mário Schenberg. Juninho Pernambucano Mário Schenberg, electrical engineer, physicist, art critic and writer. José Leite Lopes, theoretical physicist. Norberto Odebrecht, entrepreneur from the Building Industry. Leopoldo Nachbin, mathematician who is best known for Nachbin's theorem. Paulo Ribenboim, mathematician. Paulo Freire, educator, poet and writer. Nelson Rodrigues, poet and writer. Romero Britto, Sculptor and painter. Gilberto Freyre, sociologist, poet and writer. Junior Assuncao, mixed martial artist. Jaqueline Carvalho, professional volleyball player. Dani Lins, professional volleyball player. Manuel Bandeira, poet and writer. Guilherme Berenguer, actor. Francisco Brennand, sculptor, painter and ceramist. Josué de Castro, humanist and writer. Nelson Ferreira, composer and musician. Bruno Garcia, actor. Lenine, composer. Antônio Maria, composer. Joaquim Nabuco, writer, journalist and diplomat. Marco Nanini, actor. João Cabral de Melo Neto, poet and writer. Otto, composer. Juninho Pernambucano, footballer. Fred Zero Quatro, composer. Robyn Regehr, ice hockey player. Rivaldo, footballer. Chico Science, composer. Bezerra da Silva, composer. Alceu Valença, composer. Naná Vasconcelos, composer. Vavá, footballer. Walter Wanderley, organist and pianist.