Hugo Aveiro: Fact about Cristiano Ronaldo’s brother

Hugo Aveiro

Who is Hugo Aveiro?

Hugo Aveiro is best known for being Cristiano Ronaldo’s brother. He has also worked for the CR7 museum run by the Ballon d’Or winner. He battled alcohol and drug addiction until finally entering recovery with Cristiano’s assistance.

Hugo Aveiro: Bio Summary

Full nameHugo Aveiro
Date of birthMarch 25, 1975
Age48 years old
Place of birthPortugal
Birth signAries
Sex Male
Parent Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro, José Dinis Aveiro
Grandparents Filomena Aveiro, Humberto Cirilo Aveiro, Jose Vivieros, Maria Angela Spinola da Viveiros
Siblings Cristiano Ronaldo, Katia Aveiro, Elma dos Santos Aveiro
Children Alicia Beatriz Aveiro, Hugo Tomás
Net worthUnknown


Hugo Aveiro was born on March 25, 1975, to Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro and José Dinis Aveiro in Portugal. He is the elder brother of soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo.  Hugo has three siblings, named: Cristiano Ronaldo, Katia Aveiro, and Elma dos Santos Aveiro. Katia, a musician, and businesswoman calls herself a “digital influencer” in her Instagram bio.

Hugo Aveiro and Ronaldo frequently appear together because of their wonderful relationship. In his 2015 film Ronaldo, the Portuguese actor claimed: “If you don’t have family, life will be very, very tough.”

Hugo credits Ronaldo with assisting him in overcoming his obstacles. Ronaldo has helped Hugo lead a happy life despite being over ten years younger than him.


Hugo Aveiro is 48 years old.

What does Cristiano Ronaldo’s brother Hugo Aveiro do for a living?

Hugo Aveiro, Cristiano’s brother, is credited with creating the “Museu CR7,” which bears his name. Hugo is the creator of the museum. Hugo had the idea to create a museum honoring Ronaldo, and it is now his responsibility to oversee his creation.

The Guardian reports that Museu CR7 is situated in Praça do Mar. This is in Funchal, Madeira’s capital. Ronaldo was born in this location on February 5, 1985. Hugo is the director of the museum and has accepted the position of manager. Hugo is the museum’s director, according to Nuno Mendes, who is also the curator. Its construction was his idea, and this is a family-run business. Hugo Dos Santos Aveiro’s net worth, however, is not well recognized.

Mendes told KTTP in 2019 that the concept had come up perhaps eight years earlier. Hugo, Ronaldo’s brother, used to visit Ronaldo’s house, and when they were in the living room, Hugo recommended to Ronaldo that he should build a museum because of the abundance of trophies that were displayed there.

Ronaldo responded, “Yes, it’s a good idea,” and his brother added, “We can open it in your home [Madeira], where it will be a good attraction and profitable for the family.” They planned for a while, [discovered] a location, and things started almost five years ago.


Hugo Aveiro has two kids named: Hugo Tomas(son), and Alicia Beatriz Aveiro(daughter) born on April 19. She is currently 23 years old and has a sizable Instagram following. Tomas is still pretty young, thus not much is known about him.

Hugo’s life was spared through a deal with Cristiano Ronaldo

On the internet since 2014, a well-known tale involving Ronaldo and his brother has gone viral. It demonstrated the bond between the brothers and how sincerely Ronaldo desires everyone in his immediate vicinity to live a good life.

The father of Ronaldo was an alcoholic. Hugo, regrettably, had traveled the same path as his father. He started drinking. Ronaldo was vehemently opposed to it. The brothers struck a deal. Hugo had to give up alcohol and drug use if Ronaldo was to win the 2014 UEFA Champions League.

Ronaldo was among the best throughout that Champions League run, tallying a record-breaking 17 goals. He even scored in the championship game, in which Real Madrid defeated Atletico Madrid 4-1. After the victory, Ronaldo went to his brother and gave him a hug, keeping up with his end of the promise. Hugo is now employed and sober after Ronaldo also paid for his rehab.

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