Famous People From France
Marie CurieMarie Curie
07 November 1867
First woman to win a Nobel Prize
Marie AntoinetteMarie Antoinette
02 November 1755
Queen of France

Avril LavigneAvril Lavigne
27 September 1984
Singer-songwriter

Eva GreenEva Green
06 July 1980
Model, Actress

Ghislaine MaxwellGhislaine Maxwell
25 December 1961
Socialite

Joan of ArcJoan of Arc
06 January 1412
Saint
Brigitte MacronBrigitte Macron
13 April 1953
First Lady of France

Vanessa ParadisVanessa Paradis
22 December 1972
Singer

Marion CotillardMarion Cotillard
30 September 1975
Actress
Coco ChanelCoco Chanel
19 August 1883
Fashion Designer

Sofia BoutellaSofia Boutella
03 April 1982
Dancer
Olga KurylenkoOlga Kurylenko
14 November 1979
Actress, Model

Léa SeydouxLéa Seydoux
01 July 1985
Actress

Olivia de HavillandOlivia de Havilland
01 July 1916
Actress

Edith PiafEdith Piaf
19 December 1915
Singer, Songwriter, Actress

Kathie Lee GiffordKathie Lee Gifford
16 August 1953
TV Host, Actress
Marlene DietrichMarlene Dietrich
27 December 1901
Actress & Singer

Brigitte BardotBrigitte Bardot
28 September 1934
Actress & Animal Rights Activist

Mélanie LaurentMélanie Laurent
21 February 1983
Actress, Director

Josephine BakerJosephine Baker
03 June 1906
Dancer
Claudine LongetClaudine Longet
29 January 1941
Singer, Actress

Sophie MarceauSophie Marceau
17 November 1966
Actress, Screenwriter, Director
Jeanne CalmentJeanne Calment
21 February 1875
Oldest Person Ever

Charlotte GainsbourgCharlotte Gainsbourg
21 July 1971
Actress

Emma MackeyEmma Mackey
04 January 1996
Actress
Pom KlementieffPom Klementieff
03 May 1986
Actress

Delphine LaLaurieDelphine LaLaurie
19 March 1787
Socialite
Irène Joliot-CurieIrène Joliot-Curie
12 September 1897
Chemist

Carla BruniCarla Bruni
23 December 1967
French-Italian singer-songwriter

Simone de BeauvoirSimone de Beauvoir
09 January 1908
Writer
Catherine Deneuve Catherine Deneuve
22 October 1943
French Actress

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Mary of GuiseMary of Guise
22 November 1515
Regent of Scotland
Juliette BinocheJuliette Binoche
09 March 1964
Actress

Audrey TautouAudrey Tautou
09 August 1976
French actress

Golshifteh FarahaniGolshifteh Farahani
10 July 1983
Actress, Musician

Marine Le PenMarine Le Pen
05 August 1968
Political Leader
Cheyenne BrandoCheyenne Brando
20 February 1970
Model
Ève CurieÈve Curie
06 December 1904
Younger Daughter of Scientist Marie Curie

Emmanuelle SeignerEmmanuelle Seigner
22 June 1966
Actress

Lindsay HartleyLindsay Hartley
17 April 1978
Actress

Isabella of FranceIsabella of France
1295 AD
Queen of England
Maria Theresa of SpainMaria Theresa of Spain
10 September 1638
Queen of France

Leslie CaronLeslie Caron
01 July 1931
Actress

Charlotte CordayCharlotte Corday
27 July 1768
Revolutionary

Jade JaggerJade Jagger
21 October 1971
Model

ColetteColette
28 January 1873
Novelist
Therese of LisieuxThérèse of Lisieux
02 January 1873
Nun

Tina KunakeyTina Kunakey
05 April 1997
Model, Vincent Cassel’s Wife
Angelique BoyerAngelique Boyer
04 July 1988
Actress, Model

Adèle ExarchopoulosAdèle Exarchopoulos
22 November 1993
Actress

George SandGeorge Sand
01 July 1804
 
Anne of AustriaAnne of Austria
22 September 1601
Queen of France

Morgane PolanskiMorgane Polanski
20 January 1993
Actress, Model
Joséphine de BeauharnaisJoséphine de Beauharnais
23 June 1763
First Empress of the French

Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de MaintenonFrançoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon
27 November 1635
Louis XIV of France's Wife

Sarah BernhardtSarah Bernhardt
22 October 1844
Actress

Bernadette SoubirousBernadette Soubirous
07 January 1844
Saint

Emmanuelle BeartEmmanuelle Beart
14 August 1963
Actress
Zahia DeharZahia Dehar
25 February 1992
Fashion Designer, Model

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

Charlotte Le BonCharlotte Le Bon
04 September 1986
Actress, TV Host, Model

Marie de' Medici Marie de' Medici
26 April 1576
Queen consort of France and Navarre
Margaret of France Margaret of Valois
14 May 1553
Queen consort of France

Simone WeilSimone Weil
03 February 1909
Philosopher, mystic and social activist
Madame du BarryMadame du Barry
19 August 1743
Mistress of Louis XV of France

Valerie PerrineValerie Perrine
03 September 1943
Actress

Françoise Bettencourt MeyersFrançoise Bettencourt Meyers
10 July 1953
Author and Board Member of L'Oréal
Henrietta Maria of FranceHenrietta Maria of France
25 November 1609
Queen of England

Mary of BurgundyMary of Burgundy
13 February 1457
Duchess
Anne ParillaudAnne Parillaud
06 May 1960
Actress

Joséphine de La BaumeJoséphine de La Baume
08 October 1984
Actress

Marjane Satrapi Marjane Satrapi
22 November 1969
Graphic Novelist
Esther DufloEsther Duflo
25 October 1972
American-French Economist

Olympe de GougesOlympe de Gouges
07 May 1748
Playwright
Joan I of NavarreJoan I of Navarre
14 January 1273
Queen of Navarre

Marie TussaudMarie Tussaud
01 December 1761
Artist

Simone SignoretSimone Signoret
25 March 1921
Actress

Louise BourgeoisLouise Bourgeois
25 December 1911
Artist
Nora ArnezederNora Arnezeder
08 May 1989
Actress
Ségolène RoyalSégolène Royal
22 September 1953
Minister of Ecology, Sustainable Development and

Liliane BettencourtLiliane Bettencourt
21 October 1922
Businesswoman, Socialite

Camille ClaudelCamille Claudel
08 December 1864
Sculptor

Thylane BlondeauThylane Blondeau
05 April 2001
Model
Mirra AlfassaMirra Alfassa
21 February 1878
Spiritual Guru

Cecile BrecciaCecile Breccia
 
Actress, Model

Lizzie BrocheréLizzie Brocheré
22 March 1985
Actress

Françoise DorléacFrançoise Dorléac
21 March 1942
Actress

Nadia BoulangerNadia Boulanger
16 September 1887
Musician
Sophie GermainSophie Germain
01 April 1776
Mathematician

Christine de PizanChristine de Pizan
1364 AD
Poet & Author
Sonia DelaunaySonia Delaunay
14 November 1885
Artist

Niki de Saint PhalleNiki de Saint Phalle
29 October 1930
Sculptor
Micheline RoquebruneMicheline Roquebrune
1929 AD
Wife of Sir Sean Connery
Patricia KaasPatricia Kaas
05 December 1966
Singer