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Famous People From Chad

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List of famous people from Chad, including photos when available. The people below are listed by their popularity, so the most recognizable names are at the top of the list. Some of the people below are celebrities born in Chad, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Chad you might already know that these prominent figures are also from your hometown, but some of the names below may really surprise you. This list includes people who were born and raised in Chad, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

This is a list that features people like Ndiganbeye Appolinaire and Jules Mbairemadji.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Chad?" or "Which celebrities were born in Chad?" then this list is a great resource for you.
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  • General Idriss Déby Itno (Arabic: إدريس ديبي‎ Idrīs Daybī Itnū; born June 18, 1952) is a...  more
  • Adoum Younousmi

    Age: 58
    Adoum Younousmi (born 1962) is a Chadian politician who served in the government of Chad as...  more
  • Youssouf Djaoro

    Youssouf Djaoro is a Chadian film actor.He made his debut by appearing in the film Daresalam...  more
  • Moumine Ekiang

    Age: 31
    Moumine Ekiang is a Chadian footballer....  more
  • Esaïe Djikoloum (born 3 October 1991) is a Chadian footballer who plays as a striker for...  more
  • Koulsy Lamko

    Age: 61
    Koulsy Lamko (born 1959) is a Chadian-born playwright, poet, novelist and university lecturer....  more
  • Mahamat Saleh Annadif

    Age: 63
    Mahamat Saleh Annadif (born December 25, 1956) is a Chadian diplomat who served in the...  more
  • Judicael Mbaide Allahissem

    Age: 27
  • Marco Mourmada

    Age: 43
    Marco Mourmada is an Indonesian footballer who previously played as a midfielder for PSMS...  more
  • Mahamoud Adam Béchir

    Age: 55
    Mahamoud Adam Béchir (born 1965) is a Chadian diplomat who has served as Chad's Ambassador to...  more
  • Francis Oumar Belonga

    Age: 42
    Francis Oumar Belonga (born 13 March 1978) is a retired Chadian footballer who is currently a...  more
  • Marius Mbaiam

    Age: 33
    Nekiambé Marius Mbaiam (born 1 June 1987) is a Chadian footballer who plays in the Championnat...  more
  • Félix Malloum

    Dec. at 77 (1932-2009)
    Félix Malloum or Félix Malloum Ngakoutou Bey-Ndi (Arabic: فليكس معلوم‎ Filiks Mʿalūm;...  more
  • Hassan Hissein

    Age: 28
    Hassan Hissein is a Chadian footballer who plays as striker for El-Kanemi Warriors and Chad...  more
  • Abdullah Omar

    Age: 33
    Abdullah Omar Ismail (Arabic: عبد الله عمر; born 1 January 1987) is a Chadian-born Bahraini...  more
  • Carine Ngarlemdana

    Age: 25
    Carine Ngarlemdana is a Chadian judoka. She competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the...  more
  • Armand Djérabé (born 11 September 1980 in N'Djamena) is a Chadian footballer who plays for...  more
  • Ezechiel N'Douassel

    Age: 32
    Ezechiel N'Douassel (Arabic: إيزيكييل ندواسل ; born 22 April 1988) also known as King Eze, is...  more
  • Mahamat Saleh Haroun

    Age: 59
    Mahamat-Saleh Haroun (French pronunciation: ​[ma.ama sale aʁun]; Arabic: محمد الصالح هارون‎)...  more
  • Armel Koulara

    Age: 31
    Armel N'Dinga Koulara Kwanyéllé (born 15 August 1989 in N'Djamena, Chad; known simply as Armel...  more
  • Hinikissia Albertine Ndikert

    Age: 28
    Hinikissia Albertine Ndikert (born September 15, 1992) is a track and field sprint athlete who...  more
  • Yaya Kerim

    Age: 29
    Yaya Kerim (born 10 August 1991) is a Chadian football striker and the member of Chad national...  more
  • Pascal Yoadimnadji

    Dec. at 57 (1950-2007)
    Pascal Yoadimnadji (January 11, 1950 – February 23, 2007) was a Chadian politician. He was...  more
  • Leger Djime

    Age: 32
    Léger Djimrangar (born 2 October 1987) is a Chadian football midfielder, and a member of Chad...  more