Famous People From France
Kathie Lee GiffordKathie Lee Gifford
16 August 1953
TV Host, Actress
Gilles DeleuzeGilles Deleuze
18 January 1925
Philosopher, Historian, Writer, University

George SteinerGeorge Steiner
23 April 1929
Philosopher, Novelist, Writer, University teacher,

Pierre-Joseph ProudhonPierre-Joseph Proudhon
15 January 1809
Economist, Sociologist, Politician, Journalist,

Jean-Dominique BaubyJean-Dominique Bauby
23 April 1952
Journalist, Autobiographer, Writer

Marguerite DurasMarguerite Duras
04 April 1914
Writer, Film director, Screenwriter, Publisher,
John CarreyrouJohn Carreyrou
Journalist

François-René de ChateaubriandFrançois-René de Chateaubriand
04 September 1768
Writer, Politician, Diplomat, Historian, Poet,

Raymond PoincaréRaymond Poincaré
20 August 1860
Politician, Lawyer, Journalist
Gilad ShalitGilad Shalit
28 August 1986
Sports columnist, Soldier, Journalist, Investment

Paul ReynaudPaul Reynaud
15 October 1878
Politician, Lawyer, Journalist
Honoré Gabriel Riqueti, comte de MirabeauHonoré Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau
09 March 1749
Journalist, Politician, Diplomat, Writer,

Gaston LerouxGaston Leroux
06 May 1868
Journalist, Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter

Adolphe ThiersAdolphe Thiers
15 April 1797
Politician

Chris MarkerChris Marker
29 July 1921
Film producer, Film critic, Film director,

Camille DesmoulinsCamille Desmoulins
02 March 1760
Journalist, Politician, Lawyer
Claude LanzmannClaude Lanzmann
27 November 1925
Journalist, Writer, Film director, Screenwriter

Alain de BenoistAlain de Benoist
11 December 1943
Journalist, Philosopher

Boris VianBoris Vian
10 March 1920
Polymath, Singer, Poet, Trumpeter, Lyricist,

Jean-Baptiste SayJean-Baptiste Say
05 January 1767
Economist, Politician, Writer, Professor,
Eduard LimonovEduard Limonov
22 February 1943
Writer, Dissident, Politician, Poet, Human rights

Raymond AronRaymond Aron
14 March 1905
Journalist, Philosopher, Writer, Political
Inès de La FressangeInès de La Fressange
11 August 1957
Model, Journalist, Fashion designer

Daniel Cohn-BenditDaniel Cohn-Bendit
04 April 1945
Politician, Journalist, Television presenter,

François-Noël BabeufFrançois-Noël Babeuf
23 November 1760
Journalist, Writer, Archivist, Politician
Carine RoitfeldCarine Roitfeld
19 September 1954
Editor-in-chief, Journalist, Model, Fashion

Éric ZemmourÉric Zemmour
31 August 1958
Journalist, Writer, Literary critic
Louis AragonLouis Aragon
03 October 1897
Writer, Journalist, Politician, Poet, Novelist,

Jacques Pierre BrissotJacques Pierre Brissot
15 January 1754
Politician, Journalist, Diplomat, Writer, Judge,

Jacques RivetteJacques Rivette
01 March 1928
Film director, Screenwriter, Film critic,
OvidieOvidie
25 August 1980
Adult Film Star, Film director, Writer, Sex

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CharbCharb
21 August 1967
Caricaturist
François MauriacFrançois Mauriac
11 October 1885
Writer, Journalist, Poet, Novelist, Playwright,

Maurice BlanchotMaurice Blanchot
22 September 1907
Philosopher, Writer, Journalist, Literary critic

Bernard WerberBernard Werber
18 September 1961
Journalist, Writer, Screenwriter, Science fiction

Jacques HébertJacques Hébert
15 November 1757
Journalist
Louis BlancLouis Blanc
29 October 1811
Journalist, Politician, Historian, Writer
Elliott ErwittElliott Erwitt
26 July 1928
Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist

Victor NoirVictor Noir
27 July 1848
Journalist

Louis Auguste BlanquiLouis Auguste Blanqui
08 February 1805
Philosopher, Politician, Journalist, Communard

Jules FerryJules Ferry
05 April 1832
Politician, Diplomat, Lawyer, Journalist
Pierre BaylePierre Bayle
18 November 1647
Philosopher, Writer, University teacher,

Mélissa TheuriauMélissa Theuriau
18 July 1978
Journalist, Television presenter, News presenter

René ClairRené Clair
11 November 1898
Screenwriter, Actor, Film director, Film producer,

Paul DoumerPaul Doumer
22 March 1857
Politician, Lawyer, Journalist

Jean-Baptiste Alphonse KarrJean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr
24 November 1808
Journalist, Writer, Novelist
Robert BrasillachRobert Brasillach
31 March 1909
Writer, Journalist, Film critic, Novelist, Poet,

Blaise CendrarsBlaise Cendrars
01 September 1887
War correspondent, Journalist, Poet, Writer,
Léon BloyLéon Bloy
11 July 1846
Writer, Poet, Essayist, Journalist, Novelist,

François GautierFrançois Gautier
26 July 1959
Journalist, Photographer, Writer

Alexandre MillerandAlexandre Millerand
10 February 1859
Politician, Lawyer, Journalist
Anne DesclosAnne Desclos
23 September 1907
Journalist

Pierre LotiPierre Loti
14 January 1850
Writer, Q3349700, Novelist, Essayist, Diarist,
Anne SinclairAnne Sinclair
15 July 1948
Journalist

Jean RaspailJean Raspail
05 July 1925
Writer, Journalist, Explorer, Conspiracy theorist,

Yann Arthus-BertrandYann Arthus-Bertrand
13 March 1946
Painter, Photographer, Film director, Journalist,

Georges MandelGeorges Mandel
05 June 1885
Journalist

Maurice BarrèsMaurice Barrès
19 August 1862
Novelist
Marcel DéatMarcel Déat
07 March 1894
Politician

Jean-Lambert TallienJean-Lambert Tallien
23 January 1767
Political Figure

Bertrand BarèreBertrand Barère
10 September 1755
Politician

Alain SoralAlain Soral
02 October 1958
Journalist, Publisher, Sociologist, Screenwriter
Edgar QuinetEdgar Quinet
17 February 1803
Historian

Pierre de MarivauxPierre de Marivaux
04 February 1688
Playwright, Writer, Journalist, Novelist
Henri BarbusseHenri Barbusse
17 May 1873
Writer, Journalist, Esperantist, Screenwriter,

Alain MabanckouAlain Mabanckou
24 February 1966
Novelist

Frédéric OzanamFrédéric Ozanam
23 April 1813
Scholar
Aloysius BertrandAloysius Bertrand
20 April 1807
Poet

Octave MirbeauOctave Mirbeau
16 February 1848
Novelist, playwright, journalist, pamphleteer
Fernand de BrinonFernand de Brinon
26 August 1885
Journalist, Socialite, Lawyer

Émile GaboriauÉmile Gaboriau
09 November 1832
Writer

Elisabeth BeresfordElisabeth Beresford
06 August 1926
Author
Louis Charles DelescluzeLouis Charles Delescluze
02 October 1809
Revolutionary leader

Jean-François RevelJean-François Revel
19 January 1924
Journalist
Jules GuesdeJules Guesde
11 November 1845
Journalist

Louis FeuilladeLouis Feuillade
19 February 1873
Director

Robert GuérinRobert Guérin
28 June 1876
Journalist

Maxime Du CampMaxime Du Camp
08 February 1822
Writer
Gisèle FreundGisèle Freund
19 December 1908
Photographer
Jean-Jacques Servan-SchreiberJean-Jacques Servan-Schreiber
13 February 1924
Journalist

Alphonse AllaisAlphonse Allais
20 October 1854
Writer, Poet, Journalist, Screenwriter, Painter,

Pierre BrossolettePierre Brossolette
25 June 1903
Journalist

Marc RiboudMarc Riboud
24 June 1923
Photographer
Pierre SchoendoerfferPierre Schoendoerffer
05 May 1928
Film Director

Gérard de VilliersGérard de Villiers
08 December 1929
Writer

Robbie RossRobbie Ross
25 May 1869
Journalist

Daniel SchneidermannDaniel Schneidermann
05 April 1958
Journalist

Victor SchoelcherVictor Schoelcher
22 July 1804
Journalist
Maurice NadeauMaurice Nadeau
21 May 1911
Editor, Literary critic, Writer, Q3029418,

Veronique PassaniVeronique Passani
05 February 1932
 
Edward Samuel BehrEdward Behr
07 May 1926
Journalist

Léon Paul BlouetLéon Paul Blouet
02 March 1848
 
Jean-Baptiste Henri-Dominique LacordaireJean-Baptiste Henri-Dominique Lacordaire
12 May 1802
Journalist