Famous People Born In Lyon

Right IconThis ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

Vote for Your Favourite People Born In Lyon
 1 
Karim Benzema
(French Professional Football Player Who Plays as a Striker)
Karim Benzema
42
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 19, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 2 
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
(French Poet, Author, and Aviator Best Known for His Novella ‘The Little Prince’)
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
12
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 29, 1900
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: July 31, 1944
 3 
Andre Marie Ampere
11
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: January 20, 1775
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: June 10, 1836
 4 
Alexandre Lacazette
(French Professional Football Player Who Plays as a Forward)
Alexandre Lacazette
11
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 28, 1991
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 5 
Kurt Zouma
(Association football player)
Kurt Zouma
10
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 27, 1994
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 6 
Jean-Michel Jarre
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 24, 1948
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 7 
Yannick Bolasie
(Professional Footballer Who Plays as a Winger)
Yannick Bolasie
10
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 24, 1989
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 8 
Maurice Jarre
(Composer)
Maurice Jarre
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 13, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: March 28, 2009
 9 
Joseph Marie Jacquard
0
Birthdate: July 7, 1752
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: August 7, 1834
 10 
Yassin Fekir
(Football player)
Yassin Fekir
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 5, 1997
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 11 
Amixem
(YouTube Star)
Amixem
0
Listed In: YouTubers
Birthdate: March 4, 1991
Sun Sign: Pisces
 12 
Jean-Baptiste Say
(French Economist and Businessman Best Known for 'Say’s Law' Which He Popularized)
Jean-Baptiste Say
1
Birthdate: January 5, 1767
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: November 15, 1832
 13 
Camille Jordan
(Mathematician, Engineer, Professor)
Camille Jordan
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: January 5, 1838
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: January 22, 1922
 14 
Nabil Fekir
(Football player)
Nabil Fekir
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 18, 1993
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 15 
Allan Kardec
(French Educator, Author, and Translator Best Remembered for Writing Five Book Collection Named 'Spiritist Codification')
Allan Kardec
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 3, 1804
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: March 31, 1869
 16 
Raymond Domenech
(Association football player, Radio personality, Association football manager)
Raymond Domenech
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 24, 1952
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 17 
Farida Khelfa
(Filmmaker)
Farida Khelfa
2
Birthdate: May 23, 1960
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 18 
Youri Djorkaeff
(Former Footballer attacking midfielder forwarder)
Youri Djorkaeff
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 9, 1968
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 19 
Sabri Lamouchi
(Association football player, Association football manager)
Sabri Lamouchi
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 9, 1971
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 20 
Michèle Girardon
3
Birthdate: August 9, 1938
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: March 25, 1975
 21 
Marc Bloch
(French Historian and a Founding Member of the 'Annales School of French Social History')
Marc Bloch
2
Birthdate: July 6, 1886
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: June 16, 1944
 22 
Jean-Marie Leclair
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 10, 1697
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: October 22, 1764
 23 
Clotilde
(Princess)
Clotilde
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 0474 AD
Died: 0545 AD
 24 
Savitri Devi
(Spy Who Served the Axis Powers by Committing Acts of Espionage Against the ‘Allied Forces in India')
Savitri Devi
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 30, 1905
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: October 22, 1982
 25 
Abbe Pierre
(French Catholic Priest and Founder of the Emmaus Movement)
Abbe Pierre
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 5, 1912
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: January 22, 2007
 26 
Eric Abidal
(Footballer)
Eric Abidal
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 11, 1979
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 27 
Natalie Dessay
(Opera Singer Known for Her Portrayal of 'Olympia' in 'The Tales of Hoffmann')
Natalie Dessay
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 19, 1965
Sun Sign: Aries
 28 
David Charvet
3
Birthdate: May 15, 1972
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 29 
Pierre Nanterme
(Businessperson)
Pierre Nanterme
2
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: September 7, 1959
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: January 31, 2019
 30 
Houssem Aouar
(Football player)
Houssem Aouar
13
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 30, 1998
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 31 
Ludovic Giuly
(Association football player)
Ludovic Giuly
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 10, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 32 
Clementine Delauney
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 11, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 33 
Juliette Récamier
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 3, 1777
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: May 11, 1849
 34 
Jean-Claude Trichet
(Economist, Banker)
Jean-Claude Trichet
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 20, 1942
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 35 
Céline Tran
(Actress)
Céline Tran
1
Birthdate: April 9, 1979
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 36 
Philip V of France
1
Birthdate: 1293 AD
Died: January 3, 1322
 37 
Hector Guimard
(Architect)
Hector Guimard
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: March 10, 1867
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: May 20, 1942
 38 
Bertrand Tavernier
(Former director whose film L'Appât won the Golden Bear Award at the 45th Berlin International Film Festival in 1995)
Bertrand Tavernier
2
Birthdate: April 25, 1941
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: February 25, 2021
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 39 
Odile Rodin
(Actress)
Odile Rodin
0
Birthdate: February 21, 1937
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: December 12, 2018
 40 
Charles-Marie Widor
(French Organist and Composer Known for His 'Toccata' from the 'Fifth Organ Symphony' Composition)
Charles-Marie Widor
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 21, 1844
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: March 12, 1937
Pierre Puvis de Chavannes
0
Birthdate: December 14, 1824
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: October 24, 1898
 42 
Rayan Cherki
(Football player)
Rayan Cherki
11
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 17, 2003
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 43 
Maurice Herzog
(French Administrator and Mountaineer Who Led the Expedition that Scaled the Annapurna Peak for the First Time)
Maurice Herzog
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 15, 1919
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: December 13, 2012
 44 
Erik Murphy
(Finnish-American Basketball Player Who Plays as a Power Forward)
Erik Murphy
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 26, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'10" (208 cm)
 45 
Olivier Panis
(Racing driver)
Olivier Panis
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 2, 1966
Sun Sign: Virgo
 46 
Lucile Hadžihalilović
1
Birthdate: May 7, 1961
Sun Sign: Taurus
 47 
François Petit
(Martial artist)
François Petit
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 8, 1951
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 48 
Mimie Mathy
(Actress)
Mimie Mathy
0
Birthdate: July 8, 1957
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 4'4" (132 cm)
 49 
Lionel Zouma
(Football player Centre-back Position)
Lionel Zouma
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 10, 1993
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 50 
Girard Desargues
(French Mathematician Who was a Founder of Projective Geometry)
Girard Desargues
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 21, 1591
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: August 31, 1661