Miguel Ángel Olivares Biaggio (born September 3, 1977 in San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí), also known as Miguel Angel Biagio, Mike Biagio, Mike Biaggio, is a Mexican actor.
José Alberto Rodríguez (born May 25, 1977) is a Mexican professional wrestler and former mixed martial artist, perhaps best known for his tenure with the American professional wrestling promotion World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), where he competed under the ring name Alberto Del Rio. He is currently signed to Asistencia Asesoría y Administración (AAA), Ring of Honor (ROH), and Lucha Underground (LU) while also competing on the United States independent circuit, as well as promotions in Japan and Puerto Rico.
Mil Máscaras (born Aaron Rodríguez, July 15, 1942) is one of the original "Big Three" of the lucha libre tradition in Mexico (the other two being El Santo and Blue Demon). He is considered one of the most influential wrestlers of all time for enhancing and popularizing the lucha libre style around the world both in the ring and as the star of over 20 films. He is also an accomplished artist and cultural ambassador from his native country and has appeared on three of its postage stamps. He is a member of one of Mexico's most prominent wrestling families—his brothers José and Pablo respectively wrestle as Dos Caras and Sicodélico, José's older son Alberto wrestles as Alberto Del Rio, José's younger son Guillermo wrestles as El Hijo de Dos Caras (an identity that Alberto had once used), and Pablo's son Aaron is better known as Sicodelico, Jr. Máscaras was inducted into the Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2010, and the WWE Hall of Fame in 2012. His ring name is Spanish for "1000 Masks."
Oralia Dominguez (25 October 1925, in San Luis Potosí, Mexico - 25 November 2013, in Milan, Italy) was a Mexican operatic mezzo-soprano who performed at many of the world's leading opera houses.
Marco Antonio López Balderas (born May 6, 1987 in San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí, Mexico) is a Mexican professional boxer. He fights in the Super Featherweight division, and is the current WBC Youth Intercontinental Super Featherweight Champion.
José Mariano Martín Buenaventura Ignacio Nepomuceno García de Arista Nuez (26 July 1802 – 7 August 1855) was a noted veteran of many of Mexico's nineteenth-century wars. He served as president of Mexico from 15 January 1851 to 6 January 1853.
Antonio R. Frausto (1897–1954) was a Mexican film actor. A leading character actor he became a familiar face during the Golden age of Mexican cinema, appearing more than ninety films. He played the nineteenth century dictator of Mexico Porfirio Díaz on screen several times.
Armando Martin Reynoso Gutierrez (born May 1, 1966) is a former Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher.
Mario Garcia-Valdez is Mayor at City Hall of San Luis Potosí San Luis Potosi, Mexico since 2012. Also Mario was President of the Autonomous University of San Luis Potosi (UASLP) since 2004. A lawyer, Mr. García has been a faculty member of UASLP since 1987. At UASLP he has served in various positions including Admissions Director, Vice President for Student Services, Legal Advisor to the Rector, and Secretary General of the University.
Patria Jiménez (born Elsa Patria Jiménez Flores in 1957 in San Luis Potosí, Mexico) is Mexican politician and head of El Clóset de Sor Juana (Sister Juana's Closet). In 1997, representing the PRD. Openly lesbian, she became the first gay member of Mexico's legislature in the country's history—the first in any legislature in Latin America.
Alfonso Lastras Ramírez (November 24, 1924 – December 25, 1999) was a Mexican lawyer and politician. He was born in the city of San Luis Potosí to a Spanish father and Mexican mother.
Migel Antonio Puente Aguilar (born May 8, 1948 in San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí) is a Mexican former professional baseball pitcher. The right-hander was signed by the San Francisco Giants as an amateur free agent before the 1968 season, and he played for the Giants in 1970.
Salvador Nava Martínez (April 7, 1914 - May 18, 1992) was a Mexican physician, politician and activist. Nava, an ophthalmologist and professor at the Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí in the School of Medicine, would eventually become a leader in the opposition movement in San Luis Potosí and the greater Mexico political arena.
Hugo Ruiz Dominguez (born 21 September 1988 in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico) is a Mexican professional boxer in the bantamweight division and is the former interim WBA bantamweight champion.
José Alejandro Zapata Perogordo (born 20 November 1958) is a Mexican politician affiliated to the PAN. As of 2013 he served as Senator of the LX and LXI Legislatures of the Mexican Congress representing San Luis Potosí. He also served as Deputy during the LVIII Legislature.
Manuel José Othón (June 14, 1858 – November 28, 1906) was a poet, playwright, and Mexican politician. One of his most famous works is Idilio salvaje, considered one of the most representative poems of Mexico.
José Ángel Hernández (San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí, 17 September 1975) is a Mexican light middleweight boxer. Hernandez has fought many noted fighters. He has held the NABA, NABF and International Boxing Association Americas light middleweight titles.
Ponciano Arriaga (1811–1865) was a lawyer and politician from San Luis Potosí.
Jesús Silva Herzog (14 November 1892 – 13 March 1985) was a Mexican economist and historian specialized in the Mexican Revolution and a member of The National College. He received the National Prize for Arts and Sciences in 1962. His son, former Mexican Secretary of Finance Jesús Silva Herzog Flores, and grandson, Jesús Silva Herzog Márquez, are also prominent men in Mexico's political and intellectual life.
José Luis Rodríguez Arellano (born February 21, 1951) is a Mexican Luchador Enmascarado (masked professional wrestler) who wrestles under the ring name Dos Caras (Spanish for "two faces"). His most active years were in the 1970s and 1980s, and he achieved his greatest success in Mexico's Universal Wrestling Alliance (UWA), where he won the UWA World Heavyweight Championship three times. He has been called "the greatest heavyweight ever to come out of Mexico".
Alfonso Stoopen (born in 1902 in San Luis Potosí- date of death unknown) was a Mexican high jumper and long jumper who competed in the 1924 Summer Olympics.
Omar Nicolás Govea García (born January 18, 1996) is a Mexican footballer who currently plays for FC Porto B in Segunda Liga of Portugal on loan from América.
Neftalí Salvador Escobedo Zoletto (born 3 January 1957) is a Mexican politician from the National Action Party. From 2000 to 2003 he served as Deputy of the LVIII Legislature of the Mexican Congress representing Puebla.
Juan Manuel Carreras López (born 24 April 1962) is a Mexican politician from the Institutional Revolutionary Party. From 2000 to 2003 he served as Deputy of the LVIII Legislature of the Mexican Congress representing San Luis Potosí.
José Ramón Martel López (born 10 January 1955) is a Mexican politician from the Institutional Revolutionary Party. He has served as Deputy of the LI and LXI Legislatures of the Mexican Congress representing the State of Mexico.