Full Name: José Mujica [Jose Alberto Mujica Cordano]
Profession: President of Uruguay
Why Famous: President of Uruguay from 2010 to 2015, José Muijica was a champion of the poor and of legalizing state-controlled sales of marijuana.
Mujica was a former urban guerrilla with the Tupamaros and a member of the Broad Front coalition of left-wing parties.
Hi is considered to be one of the world's most humblest presidents as he donated almost 90 percent of his monthly salary to charities that benefited the poor and small entrepreneurs.