Breaking News-Chili Rescue-What Are The Names Of The Rescued Chilean Miners? We have briefly seen some of the miners after they have been rescued, but what types of people are they? Below is a list of all 33 miners and a brief bio about each of them. If you’d like to see the recue live, you can visit the Chilean miners live rescue cam.
The rescued Chile miners, after spending 69 days underground, are now getting their first breaths of fresh air. The Chilean government has made promises to the minders such as helping them with their health issues and providing stipends for their pain and suffering. To help our viewers, we have misspelled Chile, as most users are searching using the phrase Chili. Don’t miss any of the Chilean miners’ rescue, be sure to visit the Chile miners live rescue cam.
1. Florencio Avalos Silva, 31, video operator for the underground miner communications. First miner rescued.
2. Mario Sepulveda Espinace, 39, the ‘journalist’ commentator who moderated the video broadcasts.
3. Juan Illanes Palma, 52, served in Chilean army.
4. Carlos Mamani Solis, 23, of Bolivia, the only non-Chilean trapped.
5. Renan Avalos Silva, 29, brother of Florencio Avalos.
6. Mario Gomez Heredia, 63, the oldest of the group who sent the first report to the surface that they were alive.
7. Jimmy Sanchez Lagues, 19, the youngest.
8. Ariel Ticona Yanez, 29, became a father during the ordeal. His daughter was named Esperanza, for Hope.
9. Edison Pena Villarroel, 34, ran 10 kilometres every day in the underground mine shafts.
10. Víctor Zamora Bugueno, 33, wrote poetry underground.
11. Raul Bustos Ibanez, 40, survived the Chilean earthquake earlier this year, which destroyed his job as a mechanic. Found new job at mine, where he thought he would find more peace.
12. Claudio Yanez Lagos, 34, promised he will marry his partner of 25 years and mother of his children when he emerges. The pair have grandchildren.
13. Víctor Segovia Rojas, 48, kept a journal in the underground.
14. Jorge Galleguillos Orellana, 56, suffers high blood pressure and is one of the complicated medical cases.
15. Jose Henriquez Gonzalez, 54. The number 33 is his fate: married for 33 years, working at the mine for 33 years, and one of the 33 trapped men.
16. Samuel Avalos Acuna, 43, had been a street seller of wares and had hoped for a better life in the mine.
17. Claudio Acuna Cortes, 34, football fan who plans to greet his wife wearing his team’s shirt.
18. Franklin Lobos Ramirez, 53, avid football player who received greetings from Spain’s David Villa.
19. Osman Araya Araya, 30, experienced a nervous collapse underground.
20. Yonni Barrios Rojas, 50, played nurse to his comrades in the mine.
21. Alex Vega Salazar, 31 , his father is an emergency doctor and changed his name in order to help in the rescue. Family members were not supposed to be part of the rescue team.
22. Richard Villarroel Godoy, 27
23. Daniel Herrera Campos, 27
24. José Ojeda Vidal, 46
25. Luis Urzúa Iribarren, 54
26. Carlos Barrios Contreras, 27
27. Omar Reygada Rojas, 56
28. Juan Carlos Aguilar Gaete, 49
29. Carlos Bugueño Alfaro, 27
30. Pedro Cortés Contreras, 25
31. Pablo Rojas Villacorta, 45
32. Darío Segovia Rojo, 48
33. Esteban Rojas Carrizo, 44