1. The best known Honduran painter is Jose Antonio Velásquez, here is a typical image.
3. This guy did lots of scientific work, including the laying of some foundations for Viagra, and he married a Belgian princess. I’ve yet to benefit from his existence.
Plus I would cite a few personal acquaintances, past and present, of whom I am very fond. That’s what I can think of folks, and I wouldn’t have found #3 without Google. This website assures us "There are famous people from Honduras," although the link to the list of them is broken.
I have also read one short story from Honduras, from an anthology of Latin American short stories; it is entitled "Malaria."
I might add I am very fond of airfares to Honduras; right now the roundtrip is cheaper than the one way shuttle to New York City. And maybe the flight is quicker too, no holding patterns over LaGuardia!
Most of all I like places where no one else goes, and I expect this short weekend trip to be very worth its while.