Find out more about the greatest Tunisians, including Tertullian, Poorna Jagannathan, Claudia Cardinale, Zine El Abidine Ben Ali and Sami Khedira.
Claudia CardinaleClaudia Cardinale
15 April 1938
Film Actress
Ibn KhaldunIbn Khaldun
27 May 1332
Historiographer

Poorna JagannathanPoorna Jagannathan
22 December 1972
Actress

TertullianTertullian
0160 AD
 

HannibalHannibal
0247 BC
Military General

Sami KhediraSami Khedira
04 April 1987
Association football player
Marwan KenzariMarwan Kenzari
16 January 1983
Actor

Mohamed BouaziziMohamed Bouazizi
29 March 1984
Street vendor

Zine El Abidine Ben AliZine El Abidine Ben Ali
03 September 1936
Politician
Hamilcar BarcaHamilcar Barca
0275 BC
General

AemilianusAemilianus
0207 AD
Emperor
Abdellatif KechicheAbdellatif Kechiche
07 December 1960
Actor, Screenwriter, Film director

TerenceTerence
0185 BC
Playwright

CyprianCyprian
0200 AD
Bishop

Habib BourguibaHabib Bourguiba
03 August 1903
Politician, Lawyer

Pope Victor IPope Victor I
Pope
Hanno the NavigatorHanno the Navigator
Navigator

Hasdrubal BarcaHasdrubal Barca
0245 BC
 

Pope Gelasius IPope Gelasius I
0410 AD
Pope

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

Brigitte EngererBrigitte Engerer
27 October 1952
Pianist
Rached GhannouchiRached Ghannouchi
22 June 1941
Political Figure

Rashid al-GhannushiRashid al-Ghannushi
22 June 1941
 

Hatem TrabelsiHatem Trabelsi
25 January 1977
Tunisian footballer
Mago BarcaMago Barca
0243 AD
General

Constantine The AfricanConstantine The African
Physician
Albert MemmiAlbert Memmi
15 December 1920
Writer

Youssef MsakniYoussef Msakni
28 October 1990
Footballer

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

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Aymen AbdennourAymen Abdennour
06 August 1989
Tunisian footballer
Al-MuʿizzAl-Muʿizz
26 September 0932
Fāṭimid caliph

Gordian IIGordian II
0192 AD
Emperor

HunericHuneric
0415 AD
King

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

CleitomachusCleitomachus
0187 AD
Philosopher
Ali BelhadjAli Belhadj
1956 AD
Preacher

Serhane Ben AbdelmajidSerhane Ben Abdelmajid
10 July 1968
Terrorist

Moncef OuannesMoncef Ouannes
29 February 1956
Sociologist

DracontiusDracontius
0455 AD
Poet

NemesianusNemesianus
0283 AD
Poet
Cassius DionysiusCassius Dionysius
0099 AD
North African writer

Hedi Amira NouiraHedi Amira Nouira
05 April 1911
Prime minister
Hédi BouraouiHédi Bouraoui
16 July 1932
Poet

Dunash ibn TamimDunash ibn Tamim
0890 AD
Scholar

Ziyed ChennoufiZiyed Chennoufi
29 November 1988
Basketball player