Famous People From France
Marie CurieMarie Curie
07 November 1867
First woman to win a Nobel Prize
Ghislaine MaxwellGhislaine Maxwell
25 December 1961
Socialite

Marie AntoinetteMarie Antoinette
02 November 1755
Queen of France

Avril LavigneAvril Lavigne
27 September 1984
Singer-songwriter

Brigitte MacronBrigitte Macron
13 April 1953
First Lady of France

Sofia BoutellaSofia Boutella
03 April 1982
Dancer
Eva GreenEva Green
06 July 1980
Model, Actress

Joan of ArcJoan of Arc
06 January 1412
Saint

Olivia de HavillandOlivia de Havilland
01 July 1916
Actress
Coco ChanelCoco Chanel
19 August 1883
Fashion Designer

Léa SeydouxLéa Seydoux
01 July 1985
Actress
Olga KurylenkoOlga Kurylenko
14 November 1979
Actress, Model

Marion CotillardMarion Cotillard
30 September 1975
Actress

Lindsay HartleyLindsay Hartley
17 April 1978
Actress

Vanessa ParadisVanessa Paradis
22 December 1972
Singer

Irène Joliot-CurieIrène Joliot-Curie
12 September 1897
Chemist
Josephine BakerJosephine Baker
03 June 1906
Dancer

Kathie Lee GiffordKathie Lee Gifford
16 August 1953
TV Host, Actress

Brigitte BardotBrigitte Bardot
28 September 1934
Actress & Animal Rights Activist

Ève CurieÈve Curie
06 December 1904
Younger Daughter of Scientist Marie Curie
Marlene DietrichMarlene Dietrich
27 December 1901
Actress & Singer

Jeanne CalmentJeanne Calment
21 February 1875
Oldest Person Ever
Emma MackeyEmma Mackey
04 January 1996
Actress

Mélanie LaurentMélanie Laurent
21 February 1983
Actress, Director

Zahia DeharZahia Dehar
25 February 1992
Fashion Designer, Model
Carla BruniCarla Bruni
23 December 1967
French-Italian singer-songwriter

Charlotte GainsbourgCharlotte Gainsbourg
21 July 1971
Actress
Delphine LaLaurieDelphine LaLaurie
19 March 1787
Socialite

Catherine Deneuve Catherine Deneuve
22 October 1943
French Actress

Simone de BeauvoirSimone de Beauvoir
09 January 1908
Writer
Sophie MarceauSophie Marceau
17 November 1966
Actress, Screenwriter, Director

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Golshifteh FarahaniGolshifteh Farahani
10 July 1983
Actress, Musician
Pom KlementieffPom Klementieff
03 May 1986
Actress

Micheline RoquebruneMicheline Roquebrune
1929 AD
Wife of Sir Sean Connery

Therese of LisieuxThérèse of Lisieux
02 January 1873
Nun

Juliette BinocheJuliette Binoche
09 March 1964
Actress
Audrey TautouAudrey Tautou
09 August 1976
French actress
Cheyenne BrandoCheyenne Brando
20 February 1970
Model

Emmanuelle SeignerEmmanuelle Seigner
22 June 1966
Actress

Marine Le PenMarine Le Pen
05 August 1968
Political Leader

Isabella of FranceIsabella of France
1295 AD
Queen of England
Angelique BoyerAngelique Boyer
04 July 1988
Actress, Model

Leslie CaronLeslie Caron
01 July 1931
Actress

Maria Theresa of SpainMaria Theresa of Spain
10 September 1638
Queen of France

Mary of GuiseMary of Guise
22 November 1515
Regent of Scotland

ColetteColette
28 January 1873
Novelist
Jade JaggerJade Jagger
21 October 1971
Model

Bernadette SoubirousBernadette Soubirous
07 January 1844
Saint
Adèle ExarchopoulosAdèle Exarchopoulos
22 November 1993
Actress

George SandGeorge Sand
01 July 1804
 

Charlotte Le BonCharlotte Le Bon
04 September 1986
Actress, TV Host, Model
Sarah BernhardtSarah Bernhardt
22 October 1844
Actress

Anne of AustriaAnne of Austria
22 September 1601
Queen of France
Claudine LongetClaudine Longet
29 January 1941
Singer, Actress

Simone WeilSimone Weil
03 February 1909
Philosopher, mystic and social activist

Morgane PolanskiMorgane Polanski
20 January 1993
Actress, Model

Marie de' Medici Marie de' Medici
26 April 1576
Queen consort of France and Navarre

Esther DufloEsther Duflo
25 October 1972
American-French Economist
Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de MaintenonFrançoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon
27 November 1635
Louis XIV of France's Wife

Madame du BarryMadame du Barry
19 August 1743
Mistress of Louis XV of France

Charlotte CordayCharlotte Corday
27 July 1768
Revolutionary

Henrietta Maria of FranceHenrietta Maria of France
25 November 1609
Queen of England
Valerie PerrineValerie Perrine
03 September 1943
Actress

Margaret of France Margaret of Valois
14 May 1553
Queen consort of France
Françoise Bettencourt MeyersFrançoise Bettencourt Meyers
10 July 1953
Author and Board Member of L'Oréal

Nancy WakeNancy Wake
30 August 1912
British Secret Agent During World War II

Anne ParillaudAnne Parillaud
06 May 1960
Actress
Simone SignoretSimone Signoret
25 March 1921
Actress

Joséphine de BeauharnaisJoséphine de Beauharnais
23 June 1763
First Empress of the French
Marjane Satrapi Marjane Satrapi
22 November 1969
Graphic Novelist

Mary of BurgundyMary of Burgundy
13 February 1457
Duchess

Joan I of NavarreJoan I of Navarre
14 January 1273
Queen of Navarre
Marie TussaudMarie Tussaud
01 December 1761
Artist

Joséphine de La BaumeJoséphine de La Baume
08 October 1984
Actress
Olympe de GougesOlympe de Gouges
07 May 1748
Playwright

Liliane BettencourtLiliane Bettencourt
21 October 1922
Businesswoman, Socialite

Nora ArnezederNora Arnezeder
08 May 1989
Actress

Louise BourgeoisLouise Bourgeois
25 December 1911
Artist
Thylane BlondeauThylane Blondeau
05 April 2001
Model
Camille ClaudelCamille Claudel
08 December 1864
Sculptor

Lizzie BrocheréLizzie Brocheré
22 March 1985
Actress

Nadia BoulangerNadia Boulanger
16 September 1887
Musician

Françoise DorléacFrançoise Dorléac
21 March 1942
Actress
Mirra AlfassaMirra Alfassa
21 February 1878
Spiritual Guru

Ségolène RoyalSégolène Royal
22 September 1953
Minister of Ecology, Sustainable Development and

Christine de PizanChristine de Pizan
1364 AD
Poet & Author

Sophie GermainSophie Germain
01 April 1776
Mathematician

Sophie BrussauxSophie Brussaux
01 August 1989
Mother of Drake’s Son
Niki de Saint PhalleNiki de Saint Phalle
29 October 1930
Sculptor

Marie LaforêtMarie Laforêt
05 October 1939
Singer
Sonia DelaunaySonia Delaunay
14 November 1885
Artist

Edith PiafEdith Piaf
19 December 1915
Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Anna HeldAnna Held
08 March 1872
Actress, Singer
Patricia KaasPatricia Kaas
05 December 1966
Singer