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Rivera Surname History

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Rivera Life Expectancy

According to our database of 36,717 people with the last name Rivera that have a birth and death date listed:

Life Expectancy

63.9
years

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Famous People named Rivera

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Most Common Rivera First Names

According to our database of 64,573 people with the last name Rivera that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • Jose 3.9%
  • Maria 3.6%
  • Juan 2.6%
  • Luis 1.4%
  • Manuel 1.1%
  • Francisco 1.1%
  • Carmen 1.1%
  • Pedro 1.0%
  • Angel 0.9%
  • Carlos 0.9%
  • Ramon 0.9%
  • Antonio 0.9%
  • Miguel 0.9%
  • Jesus 0.8%
  • Rafael 0.7%
  • Victor 0.7%
  • Mary 0.6%
  • John 0.6%
  • Rosa 0.6%
  • Ana 0.6%
  • Roberto 0.6%
  • David 0.5%
  • Julio 0.5%
  • Hector 0.5%
  • Felix 0.5%
  • J 0.5%
  • Jorge 0.4%
  • Guadalupe 0.4%
  • Raul 0.4%
  • Robert 0.4%
  • Frank 0.4%
  • Daniel 0.4%
  • Joseph 0.4%
  • Juana 0.4%
  • Pablo 0.4%
  • Gloria 0.4%
  • William 0.4%
  • Joe 0.3%
  • Margarita 0.3%
  • Ricardo 0.3%
  • Michael 0.3%
  • Ruben 0.3%
  • Richard 0.3%
  • M 0.3%
  • Elizabeth 0.3%
  • Julia 0.3%
  • A 0.3%
  • Enrique 0.3%
  • Juanita 0.3%
  • Isabel 0.3%

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