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Poorna JagannathanPoorna Jagannathan
22 December 1972
Actress
Claudia CardinaleClaudia Cardinale
15 April 1938
Film Actress

Ibn KhaldunIbn Khaldun
27 May 1332
Historiographer

TertullianTertullian
0160 AD
 

Marwan KenzariMarwan Kenzari
16 January 1983
Actor

Sami KhediraSami Khedira
04 April 1987
Association football player
Zine El Abidine Ben AliZine El Abidine Ben Ali
03 September 1936
Politician

Mohamed BouaziziMohamed Bouazizi
29 March 1984
Street vendor

CyprianCyprian
0200 AD
Bishop
AemilianusAemilianus
0207 AD
Emperor

TerenceTerence
0185 BC
Playwright
Abdellatif KechicheAbdellatif Kechiche
07 December 1960
Actor, Screenwriter, Film director

Hamilcar BarcaHamilcar Barca
0275 BC
General

Habib BourguibaHabib Bourguiba
03 August 1903
Politician, Lawyer

Pope Victor IPope Victor I
Pope

ApuleiusApuleius
0125 AD
Prose writer
Pope Gelasius IPope Gelasius I
0410 AD
Pope

Hanno the NavigatorHanno the Navigator
Navigator

Rached GhannouchiRached Ghannouchi
22 June 1941
Political Figure

Gordian IGordian I
0159 AD
Emperor
Beji Caid EssebsiBeji Caid Essebsi
26 November 1926
Politician

Hatem TrabelsiHatem Trabelsi
25 January 1977
Tunisian footballer
Hasdrubal BarcaHasdrubal Barca
0245 BC
 

Mago BarcaMago Barca
0243 AD
General

Moncef MarzoukiMoncef Marzouki
07 July 1945
Politician
Bertrand DelanoëBertrand Delanoë
30 May 1950
Politician

Gordian IIGordian II
0192 AD
Emperor
Aymen AbdennourAymen Abdennour
06 August 1989
Tunisian footballer

Brigitte EngererBrigitte Engerer
27 October 1952
Pianist

HunericHuneric
0415 AD
King
Youssef MsakniYoussef Msakni
28 October 1990
Footballer

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Fouad MebazaaFouad Mebazaa
15 June 1933
President
MaharbalMaharbal
Admiral

ArnobiusArnobius
0255 AD
Apologists

Ahmad I ibn MustafaAhmad I ibn Mustafa
02 December 1805
Bey of Tunisia

Hédi AnnabiHédi Annabi
04 September 1943
Diplomat
Ali BelhadjAli Belhadj
1956 AD
Preacher
Rashid al-GhannushiRashid al-Ghannushi
22 June 1941
 

DracontiusDracontius
0455 AD
Poet

NemesianusNemesianus
0283 AD
Poet

Hédi BouraouiHédi Bouraoui
16 July 1932
Poet
Cassius DionysiusCassius Dionysius
0099 AD
North African writer

Dunash ibn TamimDunash ibn Tamim
0890 AD
Scholar

Al-MuʿizzAl-Muʿizz
26 September 0932
Fāṭimid caliph

CleitomachusCleitomachus
0187 AD
Philosopher

Constantine The AfricanConstantine The African
Physician
Hedi Amira NouiraHedi Amira Nouira
05 April 1911
Prime minister