Samuel BenchetritSamuel Benchetrit
26 June 1973
Writer
Milan KunderaMilan Kundera
01 April 1929
Writer

Marjane Satrapi Marjane Satrapi
22 November 1969
Graphic Novelist

René GirardRené Girard
25 December 1923
Philosopher

Jean Patrick ModianoPatrick Modiano
30 July 1945
French Novelist

Jacques PepinJacques Pepin
18 December 1935
Chef
Alejandro JodorowskyAlejandro Jodorowsky
17 February 1929
Writer, Film director, Actor, Playwright,

Robert ClaryRobert Clary
01 March 1926
Actor

Michel HouellebecqMichel Houellebecq
26 February 1956
Poet, Film director, Songwriter, Essayist,
Joël RobuchonJoël Robuchon
07 April 1945
Chef

Elif ShafakElif Shafak
25 October 1971
Writer
Betsy DrakeBetsy Drake
11 September 1923
Actor, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter, Stage

Eric RipertEric Ripert
02 March 1965
Chef

Anna KarinaAnna Karina
22 September 1940
Actress

Mylène FarmerMylène Farmer
12 September 1961
Singer-songwriter, Writer, Singer, Actor,

Bruno LatourBruno Latour
22 June 1947
Philosopher, Anthropologist, Sociologist,
Julia KristevaJulia Kristeva
24 June 1941
Philosopher, Writer, Feminist

Henrik, Prince Consort of DenmarkHenrik, Prince Consort of Denmark
11 June 1934
Poet, Writer, Visual artist, Pianist

Alain BadiouAlain Badiou
17 January 1937
Philosopher, Novelist, Playwright, Editor,

Olivier AssayasOlivier Assayas
25 January 1955
Screenwriter, Film director, Film critic, Writer
Bertrand CantatBertrand Cantat
05 March 1964
Singer, Guitarist, Lyricist, Singer-songwriter,

Éric ZemmourÉric Zemmour
31 August 1958
Journalist, Writer, Literary critic
Eduard LimonovEduard Limonov
22 February 1943
Writer, Dissident, Politician, Poet, Human rights

Catherine BreillatCatherine Breillat
13 July 1948
Film director, Actor, Writer, Novelist,

Michel OnfrayMichel Onfray
01 January 1959
Philosopher, Writer, Historian, Essayist, Audio
Robert FaurissonRobert Faurisson
25 January 1929
Essayist, Faculty, University teacher, Writer,

Matthieu RicardMatthieu Ricard
15 February 1946
Molecular biologist, Photographer, Bhikkhu,
Claude LelouchClaude Lelouch
30 October 1937
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor,

Raphaël EnthovenRaphaël Enthoven
09 November 1975
Radio personality, Television presenter,

Marina VladyMarina Vlady
10 May 1938
Actor, Singer, Writer
Claude LanzmannClaude Lanzmann
27 November 1925
Journalist, Writer, Film director, Screenwriter

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Jacques AttaliJacques Attali
01 November 1943
Economist, Banker, Writer, Engineer, University
Emmanuelle RivaEmmanuelle Riva
24 February 1927
Actor, Photographer, Poet

Anne WiazemskyAnne Wiazemsky
14 May 1947
Actor, Film director, Novelist, Screenwriter,

Virginie DespentesVirginie Despentes
13 June 1969
Writer, Film director, Novelist, Screenwriter

George SteinerGeorge Steiner
23 April 1929
Philosopher, Novelist, Writer, University teacher,
Jacques RivetteJacques Rivette
01 March 1928
Film director, Screenwriter, Film critic,
OvidieOvidie
25 August 1980
Adult Film Star, Film director, Writer, Sex

Gao XingjianGao Xingjian
04 January 1940
Writer, Painter, Translator, Novelist, Playwright,

Sophie CalleSophie Calle
09 October 1953
Photographer, Visual artist, Writer, Choreographer

Tzvetan TodorovTzvetan Todorov
01 March 1939
Non-fiction writer, Historian, Semiologist,
Raffaëla AndersonRaffaëla Anderson
08 January 1976
Adult Film Star, Actor, Writer

Edgar MorinEdgar Morin
08 July 1921
Politician, Philosopher, Sociologist, Director of

Paul VirilioPaul Virilio
04 January 1932
Philosopher, Writer, Architect, Urban planner,

Yasmina RezaYasmina Reza
01 May 1959
Actor, Linguist, Translator, Playwright, Novelist,

Pascal BrucknerPascal Bruckner
15 December 1948
Writer, Novelist, Essayist, Screenwriter
Bernard WerberBernard Werber
18 September 1961
Journalist, Writer, Screenwriter, Science fiction

Édouard GlissantÉdouard Glissant
21 September 1928
Writer
Éric-Emmanuel SchmittÉric-Emmanuel Schmitt
28 March 1960
Playwright, Literary historian, Writer,

Monique WittigMonique Wittig
13 July 1935
Novelist

Fred VargasFred Vargas
07 June 1957
Writer, Archaeologist, Novelist, Historian
Marc LevyMarc Levy
16 October 1961
Actor, Writer, Film producer, Novelist

Jean-Luc MarionJean-Luc Marion
03 July 1946
Philosopher, Theologian, Writer, University
Étienne BalibarÉtienne Balibar
23 April 1942
Philosopher, Writer, University teacher

Jean RaspailJean Raspail
05 July 1925
Writer

Frederic BeigbederFrederic Beigbeder
21 September 1965
 

Michel SerresMichel Serres
01 September 1930
Philosopher, Writer

François GautierFrançois Gautier
26 July 1959
Journalist, Photographer, Writer
Alain FinkielkrautAlain Finkielkraut
30 June 1949
Philosopher, Radio personality, Writer, University

Breyten BreytenbachBreyten Breytenbach
16 September 1939
Poet, Writer, Painter

Pierre LemaitrePierre Lemaitre
19 April 1951
Writer, Screenwriter

Bertrand TavernierBertrand Tavernier
25 April 1941
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer,
Keren AnnKeren Ann
10 March 1974
Singer-songwriter, Writer, Engineer, Singer, Audio

Joann SfarJoann Sfar
28 August 1971
Screenwriter, Writer
Jean-Jacques Servan-SchreiberJean-Jacques Servan-Schreiber
13 February 1924
Journalist

Fernando ArrabalFernando Arrabal
11 August 1932
Screenwriter, Film director, Actor, Playwright,

Alain MabanckouAlain Mabanckou
24 February 1966
Novelist
Michel TournierMichel Tournier
19 December 1924
Writer

Elisabeth BeresfordElisabeth Beresford
06 August 1926
Author
André GlucksmannAndré Glucksmann
19 June 1937
Philosopher, Political scientist, Writer

Ludmilla TchérinaLudmilla Tchérina
10 October 1924
Ballerina

Philippe LéotardPhilippe Léotard
28 August 1940
Actor
Andrée ChedidAndrée Chedid
20 March 1920
Poet

Dominique HorwitzDominique Horwitz
23 April 1957
Film actor
Stéphane HesselStéphane Hessel
20 October 1917
Diplomat

Marcel BoussacMarcel Boussac
17 April 1889
Entrepreneur

Violette VerdyViolette Verdy
01 December 1933
Ballerina

Gérard de VilliersGérard de Villiers
08 December 1929
Writer
Claude NougaroClaude Nougaro
09 September 1929
Songwriter
Alain CorneauAlain Corneau
07 August 1943
Film Director

Pierre SchoendoerfferPierre Schoendoerffer
05 May 1928
Film Director

Yves BonnefoyYves Bonnefoy
24 June 1923
Poet

Marie VersiniMarie Versini
10 August 1940
Actress
Gisèle FreundGisèle Freund
19 December 1908
Photographer

Claude Autant-LaraClaude Autant-Lara
05 August 1901
Film Director

Avigdor ArikhaAvigdor Arikha
28 April 1929
Painter

Marie-Claire BlaisMarie-Claire Blais
05 October 1939
Writer

André SchiffrinAndré Schiffrin
14 June 1935
Author
Gabriel JosipoviciGabriel Josipovici
08 October 1940
Novelist

André Schwarz-BartAndré Schwarz-Bart
28 May 1928
Author
Edmonde Charles-RouxEdmonde Charles-Roux
17 April 1920
Writer

Jean CayrolJean Cayrol
06 June 1910
Poet
Michel del CastilloMichel del Castillo
02 August 1933
Author
Roger PlanchonRoger Planchon
12 September 1931
Playwright