Famous People Born In Dakar

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Tacko Fall
(Basketball player)
Tacko Fall
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 10, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 7'5" (226 cm)
 2 
Patrick Vieira
(Association football player, Association football manager)
Patrick Vieira
14
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 23, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 3 
Patrice Evra
(Footballer - Left-back for France)
Patrice Evra
10
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 15, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 4 
Anna Diop
(Actress)
Anna Diop
4
Birthdate: February 6, 1988
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 5 
Papiss Cissé
(Footballer)
Papiss Cissé
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 3, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
 6 
Youssou N'Dour
(Senegalese Musician and Former Culture Minister Who Pioneered the Mbalax Genre)
Youssou N'Dour
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 1, 1959
Sun Sign: Libra
 7 
Ségolène Royal
(Former French Minister of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy (2014 - 2017))
Ségolène Royal
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 22, 1953
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 8 
Johnny Logan
(The Only Singer to Win the Eurovision Song Contest Twice)
Johnny Logan
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 13, 1954
Sun Sign: Taurus
 9 
Henri Camara
(Senegalese footballer)
Henri Camara
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 10, 1977
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 10 
Henri Saivet
(Footballer midfielder)
Henri Saivet
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 26, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 11 
Mamadou N'Diaye
(Basketball player)
Mamadou N'Diaye
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 14, 1993
Sun Sign: Virgo
 12 
Ali Dia
(Senegalese footballer)
Ali Dia
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 20, 1965
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 13 
El Hadji Diouf
(Footballer)
El Hadji Diouf
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 15, 1981
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 14 
Aïssa Maïga
(Senegal-born French Activist, Actress, Producer, Writer, and Director)
Aïssa Maïga
0
Birthdate: May 25, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 15 
Cheikhou Kouyaté
(Senegalese Football Central Midfielder or Centre-Back)
Cheikhou Kouyaté
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 21, 1989
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 16 
Nilperi Şahinkaya
0
Birthdate: February 23, 1988
Sun Sign: Pisces
 17 
MC Solaar
(Jazz rap artist who released his 8th album, Magnum 567, in 2011)
MC Solaar
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 5, 1969
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 18 
DeSagana Diop
(Basketball player)
DeSagana Diop
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 30, 1982
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 7'0" (213 cm)
 19 
Mame Biram Diouf
(Senegalese footballer)
Mame Biram Diouf
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 16, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 20 
Cathy Guetta
(Socialite who became known as the wife of singer David Guetta)
Cathy Guetta
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 27, 1967
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
 21 
Karim Mané
(Basketball player)
Karim Mané
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 16, 2000
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 22 
Youssoupha Fall
(Basketball player)
Youssoupha Fall
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 12, 1995
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 7'4" (224 cm)
 23 
Mariama Bâ
(Writer)
Mariama Bâ
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 17, 1929
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: August 17, 1981
 24 
Eoin Colfer
(Writer)
Eoin Colfer
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 14, 1965
Sun Sign: Taurus
Mamadou N'Diaye (basketball, born 1975)
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 16, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 7'0" (213 cm)
 26 
Fatima Al Qadiri
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 1981
Sun Sign: Cancer
 27 
Mouhammad Faye
(Basketball player)
Mouhammad Faye
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 14, 1985
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'10" (208 cm)
 28 
Ibou Dianko Badji
(Basketball player)
Ibou Dianko Badji
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 13, 2002
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 7'1" (216 cm)
 29 
Lamine Diack
(Sports administrator, Athletic)
Lamine Diack
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 7, 1933
Sun Sign: Gemini
 30 
Johnny Sekka
1
Birthdate: July 21, 1934
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: September 14, 2006
Djibril Diop Mambety
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 23, 1945
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: July 23, 1998
 32 
Amar Sylla
(Basketball player)
Amar Sylla
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 1, 2001
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'9" (206 cm)
 33 
Astou Ndour
(Basketball player)
Astou Ndour
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 22, 1994
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 34 
Wasis Diop
(Musician)
Wasis Diop
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 1950 AD
 35 
Rama Yade
(Senegalese-Born French Politician, Feminist, and Author)
Rama Yade
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 13, 1976
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 36 
Aminata Toure
(Prime Minister of Senegal from 2013 to 2014)
Aminata Toure
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 12, 1962
Sun Sign: Libra
 37 
Thione Seck
(Singer)
Thione Seck
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 12, 1955
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: March 14, 2021
 38 
Birago Diop
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 11, 1906
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: November 25, 1989
 39 
Mouss Diouf
0
Birthdate: October 28, 1964
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: July 7, 2012
Height: 6'10" (208 cm)
 40 
Doudou N'Diaye Rose
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 28, 1930
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: August 19, 2015
 41 
Cheikh Samb
(Basketball player)
Cheikh Samb
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 22, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 7'1" (216 cm)
 42 
Malik Dime
(Basketball player)
Malik Dime
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 6, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'9" (206 cm)
 43 
Mame Bineta Sane
0
Birthdate: 2000 AD
 44 
Safi Faye
(Film director, Anthropologist)
Safi Faye
1
Birthdate: November 22, 1943
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 45 
Youssou Ndoye
(Basketball player)
Youssou Ndoye
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 15, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 7'0" (213 cm)
 46 
Tanor Ngom
(Basketball player)
Tanor Ngom
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 19, 1998
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 7'1" (216 cm)
 47 
Maria de Barros
(Singer most associated with Cape Verde)
Maria de Barros
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 3, 1961
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 48 
Lamine Diane
(Basketball player)
Lamine Diane
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 7, 1997
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)
 49 
Sitapha Savané
(Basketball player)
Sitapha Savané
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 20, 1978
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)
 50 
Nuru Kane
(Singer, Guitarist)
Nuru Kane
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 1973 AD