My parents named me after ronald reagan because they both liked this name and thought it sounded strong ronaldo whose full name cristiano ronaldo dos santos aveiro told gq s daniel riley in a. So there you go cristiano ronaldo was named after ronald reagan.
Because both of them especially his father were huge fans of the us actor and president ronald reagan they agreed to name him ronaldo the portuguese equivalent of ronald.
Cristiano ronaldo named after ronald reagan. In addition cristiano was born only 16 days after reagan was sworn into office at his second inauguration. Cristiano ronaldo s godfather has told goal that the real madrid superstar was named after former president of the united states ronald reagan. It is interesting that ronaldo was allegedly named after u s.
Namely ronaldo s father allegedly held that american actor and politician in high regard.