Famous People Born In Geneva

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Jean-Jacques Rousseau
(Philosopher, Writer, & Composer Whose Political Philosophy Influenced the Progress of the Age of Enlightenment)
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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Birthdate: June 28, 1712
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: July 2, 1778
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Kat Graham
(Actress and Singer Known for Her Role as ‘Bonnie Bennett’ in TV Series ‘The Vampire Diaries’)
Kat Graham
18
Birthdate: September 5, 1989
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 3 
Romain Grosjean
(Only Racing Driver to Hold Both the GP2 Asia Series and Main GP2 Series Titles Simultaneously)
Romain Grosjean
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 17, 1986
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 4 
Kate Burton
(Best Known for Her Portrayal of Ellis Grey in the Popular Medical Drama Television Series, 'Grey's Anatomy')
Kate Burton
5
Birthdate: September 10, 1957
Sun Sign: Virgo
 5 
Clint Capela
(Basketball player)
Clint Capela
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 18, 1994
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'10" (208 cm)
 6 
Henry Dunant
(Swiss Humanitarian, Businessman and Co-Founder of the 'Red Cross')
Henry Dunant
3
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: May 8, 1828
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: October 30, 1910
 7 
Denis Zakaria
(Footballer defensive midfielder position)
Denis Zakaria
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 20, 1996
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 8 
Carlo Ponti
(Conductor)
Carlo Ponti
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 29, 1968
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 9 
Pierre Jeanneret
(Swiss architect)
Pierre Jeanneret
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: March 22, 1896
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: December 4, 1967
 10 
Melia Kreiling
5
Birthdate: October 6, 1990
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 11 
Maya Stojan
(Actress)
Maya Stojan
0
Birthdate: June 28, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 12 
Edoardo Ponti
(Director and Younger Son of Actress Sophia Loren and Producer Carlo Ponti Sr)
Edoardo Ponti
2
Birthdate: January 6, 1973
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 13 
Sarah Lahbati
(Famous for winning the "Ultimate Female Survivor" title on the Philippine reality talent competition StarStruckess and Reality star famous for winning the)
Sarah Lahbati
2
Birthdate: October 9, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 14 
Michel Simon
(Swiss-French Theatre and Film Actor)
Michel Simon
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Birthdate: April 9, 1895
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: May 30, 1975
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 15 
Jacques Necker
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 30, 1732
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: April 9, 1804
 16 
Frank Martin
(Basketball coach)
Frank Martin
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 23, 1966
Sun Sign: Aries
 17 
Isabelle Eberhardt
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 17, 1877
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: October 21, 1904
 18 
Ernest Bloch
(One of the Greatest Swiss Composers in History)
Ernest Bloch
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 24, 1880
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: July 15, 1959
 19 
Tariq Ramadan
(Academic)
Tariq Ramadan
1
Birthdate: August 26, 1962
Sun Sign: Virgo
 20 
Ferdinand de Saussure
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Birthdate: November 26, 1857
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: February 22, 1913
 21 
Philippe Senderos
(Swiss Retired Professional Footballer Who Played as a Defender)
Philippe Senderos
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 14, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 22 
Reto Ziegler
(Association football player)
Reto Ziegler
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 16, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Emanuele Filiberto, Prince of Venice and Piedmont
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: June 22, 1972
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 24 
C. Douglas Dillon
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 21, 1909
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: January 10, 2003
 25 
Martin Gero
(Screenwriter and co-executive producer for Stargate Atlantis and the creator of Blindspot)
Martin Gero
0
Birthdate: July 6, 1977
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 26 
R. Norris Williams
(Tennis player)
R. Norris Williams
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 29, 1891
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: June 2, 1968
 27 
Jeff Agoos
(Football player)
Jeff Agoos
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 2, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 28 
Aga Khan IV
(49th Imam of Nizari Ismaili Shia Islam )
Aga Khan IV
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 13, 1936
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 29 
Gabriel Cramer
(Mathematician, Physicist, University teacher)
Gabriel Cramer
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: July 31, 1704
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: January 4, 1752
 30 
Simone Tata
(Businessperson)
Simone Tata
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 1930 AD
 31 
Jean-Étienne Liotard
(Swiss Painter Best Known for His Portraits in Pastel)
Jean-Étienne Liotard
0
Birthdate: December 22, 1702
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: June 12, 1789
 32 
Joel Dicker
(Novelist)
Joel Dicker
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 16, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
 33 
Kojo Annan
(Son of the Former Un Secretary-General 'Kofi Annan')
Kojo Annan
2
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: July 25, 1973
Sun Sign: Leo
 34 
Marc Rosset
(Swiss Former Professional Tennis Player)
Marc Rosset
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 7, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)
 35 
Gerald Genta
(Design engineer, Watchmaker)
Gerald Genta
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 1, 1931
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: August 17, 2011
 36 
Jakob Fuglsang
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 22, 1985
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 37 
Julien Wanders
(Long-Distance Runner)
Julien Wanders
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 18, 1996
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 38 
Frank Martin
(Former composer of Petite symphonie concertante)
Frank Martin
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 15, 1890
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: November 21, 1974
 39 
Princess Vittoria of Savoy
(Member of the House of Savoy)
Princess Vittoria of Savoy
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 28, 2003
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 40 
Henri Frédéric Amiel
(Swiss Moral Philosopher Best Known for His Book 'Journal Intime', a Masterpiece of Self-Analysis)
Henri Frédéric Amiel
0
Birthdate: September 27, 1821
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: May 11, 1881
 41 
Augustin Pyramus de Candolle
(Swiss Botanist Who Established Scientific Structural Criteria for Determining Natural Relations Among Plant Genera)
Augustin Pyramus de Candolle
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 4, 1778
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: September 9, 1841
 42 
Thomas Jouannet
(Swiss Actor)
Thomas Jouannet
0
Birthdate: September 30, 1970
Sun Sign: Libra
 43 
Bećir Omeragić
(Footballer defender position)
Bećir Omeragić
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 20, 2002
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Jean Charles Léonard de Sismondi
0
Birthdate: May 9, 1773
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: June 25, 1842
 45 
Jacqui Safra
(Billionaire Investor from Geneva)
Jacqui Safra
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 1940 AD
 46 
Isaac Casaubon
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Birthdate: February 18, 1559
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: July 1, 1614
 47 
Adolphe Appia
(Son of Red Cross co-founder Louis Appia, was a Swiss architect)
Adolphe Appia
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 1, 1862
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: February 29, 1928
 48 
Ella Maillart
(Alpine skier)
Ella Maillart
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 20, 1903
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: March 27, 1997
 49 
Alex Rufer
(Football Central midfielder)
Alex Rufer
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 12, 1996
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 50 
Paul Tournier
(Physician)
Paul Tournier
1
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: May 12, 1898
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: October 7, 1986