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List of famous athletes from Haiti, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Haiti has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Haitian athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Haiti and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Haiti then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

Everyone from Peguero Jean Philippe to Jean Monuma Constant is included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Haitian athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Haiti?"

You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Haiti in order to get more information about each one.

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Samuel Dalembert is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Samuel Dalembert Houston Rockets Samuel Davis Dalembert is a Haitian-Canadian professional basketball player who last played for the New York Knicks of the NBA. He played college basketball at Seton Hall University. He is known ...more

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Andre Berto is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Andre Berto Andre Michael Berto is a Haitian-American professional boxer who is a two-time Welterweight champion.

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Vladimir Ducasse is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Vladimir Ducasse New York Jets Vladimir Ducasse is a Haitian-born professional football offensive lineman for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League. He was drafted by the New York Jets in the second round of the ...more

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Junior Galette is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Junior Galette New Orleans Saints Junior Jovais Galette is an American football linebacker for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League. He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Saints in 2010. He played ...more

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Leonel Saint-Preux is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Leonel Saint-Preux Victory FC Leonel Saint-Preux is a Haitian footballer who plays as a forward for Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club in the Bangladesh League.

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Jean Alexandre is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Jean Alexandre Haiti national football team Jean-Marc Alexandre is a Haitian international footballer who plays for Negeri Sembilan FA in the Malaysia Premier League, as a midfielder.

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Gosder Cherilus is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Gosder Cherilus Detroit Lions Gosder Cherilus is an American football offensive tackle for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Detroit Lions 17th overall in the 2008 NFL Draft. He ...more

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Jeff Louis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Jeff Louis Haiti national football team Jeff Louis is a Haitian international footballer who plays professionally for Belgian club Standard Liège, as a midfielder.

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Kénold Versailles is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Kénold Versailles Rochester Raging Rhinos Kénold Versailles is a Haitian footballer who, from 2011—2012, played for Rochester Rhinos in the USL Professional Division.

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Joachim Alcine is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Joachim Alcine Joachim Alcine is a Haitian-Canadian professional boxer fighting out of Montreal, Quebec, where he now resides. He is a former WBA light middleweight world champion.

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Kervens Belfort is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Kervens Belfort Haiti national football team Kervens Fils Belfort is a Haitian international footballer who plays for French club Fréjus Saint-Raphaël, as a striker.

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Gabard Fénélon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Gabard Fénélon Haiti national football team Gabard Fénelon, is a Haitian football player, who currently plays as a goalkeeper for Saint-Léonard FC in Première Ligue de Soccer du Québec.

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James Marcelin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
James Marcelin Portland Timbers James Marcelin is a Haitian footballer who plays for Fort Lauderdale Strikers in the North American Soccer League.

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Alexandre Boucicaut is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Alexandre Boucicaut Haiti national football team Alexandre Boucicaut is a Haitian football player.

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Jean Sony Alcenat is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Jean Sony Alcenat Haiti national football team Jean Sony Alcénat is a Haitian professional footballer who plays for Romanian club FC Petrolul Ploiești and the Haiti national team, as a right back.

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Judelin Aveska is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Judelin Aveska Club Atlético River Plate Judelin Aveska is a Haitian football defender, who plays for Gimnasia y Esgrima de Jujuy in the Second Division of Argentina.

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Silvio Cator is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Silvio Cator Sylvio or Silvio Paul Cator was a Haitian athlete most successful in the long jump. Born in Cavaillon, Haiti, Cator was a footballer who played for the Trivoli Athletic Club and the Racing Club ...more

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Ricardo Pierre-Louis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Ricardo Pierre-Louis Haiti national football team Ricardo Pierre-Louis is a Haitian soccer player, currently without a club.

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Jean-Jacques Pierre is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Jean-Jacques Pierre Panionios NFC Jean-Jacques Pierre is a Haitian footballer currently plays for French club SM Caen.

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Lesly Fellinga is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Lesly Fellinga Toronto FC Lesly Fellinga is a Haitian soccer player, who plays for Dutch soccer club Harkemase Boys, starting in the 2010-2011 season.

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Jean Pascal is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Jean Pascal Jean-Thenistor Pascal is a Haitian-Canadian professional boxer. He is a former WBC, Lineal, & The Ring light-heavyweight champion.

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Peguero Jean Philippe is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Peguero Jean Philippe Brøndby IF jean Philippe Peguero, also known as Jean Philippe Peguero and by the nicknames "JPP" and "Pedro", is a Haitian professional footballer who is currently without a club.

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Olden Polynice is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Olden Polynice Olden Polynice is a Haitian former professional basketball player. He played center for the Seattle SuperSonics, Los Angeles Clippers, Detroit Pistons, Sacramento Kings, and Utah Jazz of the ...more

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Peterson Joseph is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Peterson Joseph Sporting Kansas City Peterson Joseph is a Haitian footballer. Known for having a soft touch on the ball and playing with quick one to two touch passes throughout the field, Joseph is known as the "Haitian

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Romain Genevois is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Romain Genevois Romain Genevois is a Haitian football player, who currently plays as a defender for OGC Nice in the French First Division.

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Herold Junior Charles is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Herold Junior Charles Tempête Football Club Herold Junior Charles is a Haitian soccer player.

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Jean Garry Rubin is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Jean Garry Rubin Haiti national football team Jean Garry Rubin is a Haitian soccer player.

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Jean Monuma Constant is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Jean Monuma Constant Haiti national football team Jean Monuma Constant is a Haitian soccer player.

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Emmanuel Sanon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Emmanuel Sanon Emmanuel "Manno" Sanon was a Haitian footballer. He starred in the Haiti national football team during its venture into the 1974 FIFA World Cup in Germany.

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Fabrice Noël is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Fabrice Noël Puerto Rico Islanders Fabrice Noël is a Haitian footballer currently playing for Malaysia Premier League side Kuantan FA.

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Wagneau Eloi is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Wagneau Eloi Wagneau Eloi is a Haitian former international footballer, playing as a striker during his career. Wagneau had a humble childhood with his father and mother, a carpenter and seamstress, ...more

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Mechack Jérôme is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Mechack Jérôme Orlando City S.C. Mechack Jérôme is a Haitian footballer who plays at the right-back position and last played for the San Antonio Scorpions in Major League Soccer.

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Pascal Millien is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Pascal Millien Pascal Millien is a Haitian professional footballer who currently plays for Jacksonville Armada FC of the North American Soccer League.

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Dudley Dorival is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Dudley Dorival Dudley Dorival is a retired Haitian hurdler. He was born in Elizabeth, United States. Dorival attended and competed at the University of Connecticut. He is best known for his bronze medal in 110 ...more

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Herby Fortunat is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Herby Fortunat KS Besa Kavajë Herby Fortunat is a Haitian-French football striker

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Wilner Nazaire is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Wilner Nazaire Wilner Nazaire is a Haitian footballer, who played as a defender. He appeared at the 1974 FIFA World Cup.

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Sony Norde is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Sony Norde Estudiantes de Altamira Sony Norde is a Haitian footballer. After a trial with Mexican side San Luis FC, he was able to secure a spot at Argentine club Boca Juniors and played for the reserve team. He made a good ...more

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Joe Gaetjens is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Joe Gaetjens Joseph Edouard Gaetjens was a Haitian soccer player who played for the United States national team in the 1950 FIFA World Cup, scoring the winning goal in the 1–0 upset of England.

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Johnny Exantus is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Johnny Exantus R.R.F.C. Montegnée

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Edens Chery is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Edens Chery Western Mass Pioneers Edens Chery is a Haitian soccer player who currently plays for Western Mass Pioneers in the USL Second Division.

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Jacques LaDouceur is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Jacques LaDouceur Jacques LaDouceur is a retired Haitian-American soccer forward. He played two seasons in Greece before returning to the U.S. for eight seasons of indoor soccer. He also earned ten caps, scoring ...more

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John Boulos is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
John Boulos John "Frenchy" Boulos is a Haitian football player, who spent most of his career in the American Soccer League and German American Soccer League. He is a member of the National Soccer

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Pat Fidelia is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Pat Fidelia Pat Fidelia is a retired Haitian-American soccer forward who spent four seasons in the North American Soccer League, two in the American Soccer League and one in the United Soccer League. He ...more

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Roger Saint-Vil is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Roger Saint-Vil Roger Saint-Vil was a Haitian football left wing who played professionally in the United States and Haiti. He was a member of the Haitian national team at the 1974 FIFA World Cup. Saint-Vil ...more

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Frantz Mathieu is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Frantz Mathieu Frantz Mathieu is a Haitian former footballer who played at both professional and international levels as a defender.

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Roody Lormera is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Roody Lormera Puntarenas F.C. Roody Lormera is a Haitian football player, who plays as a striker.

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Stéphane Guillaume is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Stéphane Guillaume Stéphane Guillaume is a Haitian footballer currently playing for Fort Lauderdale Strikers in the North American Soccer League.

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Herve Guilliod is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Herve Guilliod Herve Guilliod is a retired Haitian soccer forward who played in both the American Soccer League and Major Indoor Soccer League. He graduated from Fredonia State University where he had played ...more

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Rudy Doliscat is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Rudy Doliscat Rudy Doliscat is a former professional Canadian soccer defender.

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Peter Germain is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Athletes from Haiti
Peter Germain Peter Germain is a Haitian football player, who currently plays as a defensive midfielder for Baltimore SC.