Famous People From Paris - Celebrities Born In Paris

Paris has some well-known famous people who were born here and most of us didn't know it!

Emma Watson, Voltaire, Roman Polanski, Marion Cotillard & Claude Monet are some of the celebrities who hail from Paris.

The Most Famous People From Paris

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Alex LangeMarch 3, 2001South AfricanAlex Lange is a French-South African model, who is quite popular on Instagram
Paul GauguinJune 7, 1848FrenchPaul Gauguin was a leading French Post Impressionist painter known for his use of bold colours and synthetist style
Emma WatsonApril 15, 1990BritishEmma Watson is a British actress and model, best-known for her role as ‘Hermione Granger’ in the Harry Potter series
Sophie MarceauNovember 17, 1966FrenchSophie Marceau is a French actress, screenwriter, director and author
Jacques ChiracNovember 29, 1932FrenchJacques Chirac is the former President & Prime Minister of France
Jean-Paul SartreJune 21, 1905FrenchJean-Paul Sartre was a great existentialist philosopher of the 20th century
Marquis de SadeJune 2, 1740FrenchMarquis de Sade was a French nobleman and an erotic novel writer
Catherine DeneuveOctober 22, 1943FrenchCatherine Deneuve is one of the most respected French actresses
Olivier MartinezJanuary 12, 1966FrenchOlivier Martinez is a French actor known for appearing in ‘Un, deux, trois, soleil.’
Lily-Rose DeppMay 27, 1999AmericanLily-Rose Depp is a French-American actress and model
Catherine Deneuve

Catherine Deneuve

Catherine Deneuve is one of the most respected French actresses

FrenchOctober 22, 1943267 views

Sophie Marceau

Sophie Marceau is a French actress, screenwriter, director and author

FrenchNovember 17, 1966293 views

Jacques Lacan

Jacques Lacan was a French psychoanalyst and a psychiatrist, considered to be the most controversial psycho-analyst since Freud

FrenchApril 13, 1901237 views

Jean Renoir

Jean Renoir was a French Film director, producer and actor

FrenchSeptember 15, 1894146 views

Luis Federico Leloir

Luis Federico Leloir was an Argentinean physician and biochemist who won the Noble Prize for Chemistry in 1970

Léon Blum

Léon Blum was a French socialist leader and politician, who served as Prime Minister of France thrice in his career

FrenchApril 9, 1872110 views

Anatole France

Anatole France was a Nobel Prize winning writer and critic of French origin

FrenchApril 16, 1844131 views

Paul Signac

Paul Signac was a French Neo-Impressionist painter who played a major role in the development of the Pointillist style

FrenchNovember 11, 1863120 views

Alexis de Tocqueville

Alexis de Tocqueville was a French political thinker famous for his works on sociology and political science

FrenchJuly 29, 1805108 views

Édouard Manet

He was one of the first 19th-century artists to paint modern life, and a pivotal figure in the transition from Realism to Impressionism.

FrenchJanuary 23, 1832116 views