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

Zine El Abidine Ben AliZine El Abidine Ben Ali
03 September 1936
Politician

Mohamed BouaziziMohamed Bouazizi
29 March 1984
Street vendor
Hamilcar BarcaHamilcar Barca
0275 BC
General

Sonia Ben AmmarSonia Ben Ammar
19 February 1999
Model
AemilianusAemilianus
0207 AD
Emperor

Abdellatif KechicheAbdellatif Kechiche
07 December 1960
Actor, Screenwriter, Film director

TerenceTerence
0185 BC
Playwright

Habib BourguibaHabib Bourguiba
03 August 1903
Politician, Lawyer

Hanno the NavigatorHanno the Navigator
Navigator
CyprianCyprian
0200 AD
Bishop

Suha ArafatSuha Arafat
17 July 1963
Author

Pope Victor IPope Victor I
Pope

Pope Gelasius IPope Gelasius I
0410 AD
Pope
Gordian IGordian I
0159 AD
Emperor

Hasdrubal BarcaHasdrubal Barca
0245 BC
 
Gisèle HalimiGisèle Halimi
27 July 1927
Lawyer

Beji Caid EssebsiBeji Caid Essebsi
26 November 1926
Politician

Rached GhannouchiRached Ghannouchi
22 June 1941
Political Figure
Hafsia HerziHafsia Herzi
25 January 1987
Actress

Sarah-Sofie BoussninaSarah-Sofie Boussnina
28 December 1990
Actress
Hatem TrabelsiHatem Trabelsi
25 January 1977
Tunisian footballer

Mago BarcaMago Barca
0243 AD
General

Moncef MarzoukiMoncef Marzouki
07 July 1945
Politician
Youssef MsakniYoussef Msakni
28 October 1990
Footballer

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Albert MemmiAlbert Memmi
15 December 1920
Writer
Brigitte EngererBrigitte Engerer
27 October 1952
Pianist

Gordian IIGordian II
0192 AD
Emperor

HunericHuneric
0415 AD
King

Constantine The AfricanConstantine The African
Physician
Victor PerezVictor Perez
18 October 1911
Boxer
Aymen AbdennourAymen Abdennour
06 August 1989
Tunisian footballer

Al-MuʿizzAl-Muʿizz
26 September 0932
Fāṭimid caliph

Bertrand DelanoëBertrand Delanoë
30 May 1950
Politician

Fouad MebazaaFouad Mebazaa
15 June 1933
President
Adel BencherifAdel Bencherif
30 May 1975
Actor

Amina AnnabiAmina Annabi
05 March 1962
Singer-Songwriter

Dany BrillantDany Brillant
28 December 1965
Singer

MaharbalMaharbal
Admiral

Ahmad I ibn MustafaAhmad I ibn Mustafa
02 December 1805
Bey of Tunisia
ArnobiusArnobius
0255 AD
Apologists

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
Ines BoubakriInes Boubakri
28 December 1988
Fencer

DracontiusDracontius
0455 AD
Poet
Hedi Amira NouiraHedi Amira Nouira
05 April 1911
Prime minister

NemesianusNemesianus
0283 AD
Poet

Ikram KerwatIkram Kerwat
18 March 1984
Boxer

Eric AssousEric Assous
30 March 1956
Director

Cassius DionysiusCassius Dionysius
0099 AD
North African writer
Dunash ibn TamimDunash ibn Tamim
0890 AD
Scholar

Hédi BouraouiHédi Bouraoui
16 July 1932
Poet

Ziyed ChennoufiZiyed Chennoufi
29 November 1988
Basketball player

Moncef OuannesMoncef Ouannes
29 February 1956
Sociologist