1. Dilma Rousseff– Dilma Vana Rousseff is one of the popular Brazilian politicians and economists who served as the country’s 36th President. She held the position from 1 January 2011 to 31 August 2016. It was only until her impeachment from office that this Former President of Brazil left the position.
2. Michel Temer– Next in the list is Michel Miguel Elias Temer Lulia, who is serving as the 37th President of Brazil. Counted among the most popular leaders in Brazil, he also worked as a popular Brazilian lawyer in the past. He came into power on 31 August 2016.
3. Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva– The former Brazilian President, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, is a former union leader and a popular Brazilian politician. He acted as the 35th President of Brazil. His tenure was from 1 January 2003 to 1 January 2011.
4. Aécio Neves– Member Brazil’s Federal Senate Aécio Neves da Cunha is one of the famous Brazilian politician, economists, and ex-president of Brazilian Social Democracy Party.
5. Marina Silva- Former Brazilian senator, Maria Osmarina Marina Silva Vaz de Lima is next in the list of top 10 powerful politicians in Brazil. Currently she is a presidential candidate in the Brazilian elections 2018. She represents the Sustainability Party.
6. José Sarney– Former President of Brazil José Sarney de Araújo Costa is a Brazilian writer, politician, and a lawyer, who served as the country’s 31st President from March 15, 1985 to March 15, 1990. In addition, he also acted as the President of the Federal Senate of Brazil from 2009 to 2013.
7. Fernando Collor de Mello– The 32nd President of Brazil, Fernando Affonso Collor de Mello is one of the famous Brazilian Political Leaders who served held the office from 1990 to 1992. He was compelled to resign from the office after he failed to hold back his impeachment trial conducted by the Brazilian Senate.
8. Eduardo Cunha- Former President of the Chamber of Deputies of Brazil, Eduardo Cosentino da Cunha, is a popular Brazilian politician. Earlier he worked as a radio host. Counted among the main political leaders of Brazil, he also served as the President of the Chamber of Deputies of Brazil.
9. Jair Bolsonaro– He is the Member of the Chamber of Deputies of Brazil. Jair Messias Bolsonaro also served the country as a military officer. Since 1991, he is also been a core member of the Chamber of Deputies. At present, he is the member of the Brazil’s Social Liberal Party.
10. José Maria Eymael- Next in the list of popular List of Politicians in Brazil is José Maria Eymael. He is not only a famous Brazilian politician, but also a lawyer and a businessman. Additionally, he is also the founder of the Democracia Cristã (Christian Democracy).