Famous People From Sulu Province

This is a list of famous people from the province of Sulu, a group of islands in western MIndanao, south of the Philippines. They are arranged by town and if the town is unknown, they are listed under “Unclassified”.

Hadji Panglima Tahil

Indanan
Yusop Jikiri – Politician; Former Governor

Jolo
Abdusakur “Sakur” Mahail Tan – Governor, Former Congressman
Kerkhar S. Tan – Mayor
Hussin Ututalum Amin – Former Congressman and Mayor
Kerima Polotan-Tuvera – Writer, Journalist
Leonor Orosa-Goquingco – National Artist in creative dance
Rosalinda Wee – Entrepreneur, Founder of W Group
Santanina Rasul – Former Senator

Kalingalan-Caluang

Lugus

Luuk
Abdulmunir Arbison – Congressman

Maimbung
Jamalul ibni Punjungan Kiram III – Former member of the Philippine Olympic Committee; A self-proclaimed sultan and former senatorial candidate.

Old Panamao
Al-Frazier S. Abdurajak – Mayor

Omar

Pandami

Panglima Estino

Pangutaran

Parang

Pata

Patikul

Siasi

Talipao

Tapul
Nur Misuari – Founder, Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF)

Tongkil

See also: Sulu History, Geography and Economy

Famous People from Sulu Province
Famous People from Sulu Province

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