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Some Famous People with the surname of Bernal

Wikipedia John Desmond Bernal FRS (b.
Wikipedia __NOTOC__David "Elsewhere" Bernal (born August 2, 1979) is an illusionary dancer from Santa Ana, California.
Wikipedia Ishmael Bernal (30 September 1938 ? 2 June 1996) was an acclaimed Filipino film, stage and television director.
Wikipedia Gabriel Bernal (born 24 March 1956) in Guerrero, Mexico was a former WBC Flyweight Champion.
Wikipedia Sergio Arturo Bernal Hern?ndez (born 9 February 1970) is a Mexican football player.
Wikipedia Marcelino Bernal P?rez (born 27 May 1962 in Tepic) is a retired Mexican football midfielder.
Wikipedia Celso Aguirre Bernal was a Mexican writer and historian.
Wikipedia Andrew Bernal (born 16 May 1966 in Canberra, Australia) is a former professional football defender, and later football agent and personal assistant for David Beckham.
Wikipedia Jorge Bernal Alarc?n (born October 24, 1979 in Veracruz, Veracruz) is a Mexican football player currently playing with Tiburones Rojos de Veracruz as a goalkeeper.
Wikipedia Rodrigo Bernal (born 1959 in Medell?n) is a Colombian botanist who specialises in the palm family.
Wikipedia Kristine Ann Tan Bernal, better known by her screen name Kris Bernal (born on May 17, 1989 in Quezon City, Philippines), is a Filipina actress that became known as one of the finalists of "StarStruck", a reality-based talent search for teenagers on Philippine television.
Wikipedia Noelia Alejandra Bernal was born in San Salvador de Jujuy, Argentina in 1988.
Wikipedia Heraclio Bernal was a bandit from the Sinaloa region of Mexico.
Wikipedia Ricardo Acevedo Bernal (May 4 1867 in Bogot? - April 7 1930 in Rome) was a Colombian painter and musician.
Wikipedia Julio Ernesto Bernal Gonz?lez (born April 16, 1964 in Anolaima, Cundinamarca) is a retired male road cyclist from Colombia, who was a professional rider from 1994 to 2002.
Wikipedia Jair Humberto Bernal Sep?lveda (born February 12, 1968 in Tunja, Central Boyac? Province) is a retired male road cyclist from Colombia.