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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.
age 29
Sosthene Taroum Moguenara is a German long jumper. She competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, but failed to qualify for the final. In 2011 Moguenara won the bronze medal at the European ...more
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General Idriss Déby Itno is a Chadian politician who has been the President of Chad since 1990. He is also head of the Patriotic Salvation Movement. Déby is of the Bidyat clan of ...more
Adoum Younousmi age 57
Adoum Younousmi is a Chadian politician who served in the government of Chad as Minister of Public Works and Transport from 2003 to 2005 and as Minister of State for Infrastructure from 2005 to ...more
Youssouf Djaoro
Youssouf Djaoro is a Chadian film actor. He made his debut by appearing in the film Daresalam in 2000 in which he played the character of Tom. It was directed by the critically acclaimed Issa ...more
Moumine Ekiang age 29
Moumine Ekiang is a Chadian footballer.
age 27
Esaïe Djikoloum is a Chadian footballer who plays as Striker for AS CotonTchad.
Koulsy Lamko age 60
Koulsy Lamko is a Chadian-born playwright, poet, novelist and university lecturer. Born in Dadouar, Lamko left his country for Burkina Faso in 1979 due to the beginning of the civil war. There, ...more
Mahamat Saleh Annadif age 62
Mahamat Saleh Annadif is a Chadian diplomat who served as Minister of Foreign Affairs from 1997 to 2003.
Judicael Mbaide Allahissem age 26
Marco Mourmada age 42
Marco Mourmada is an Indonesian footballer who previously played as a midfielder for PSMS Medan and the Chad national football team.
Mahamoud Adam Béchir age 54
Mahamoud Adam Béchir is the Republic of Chad's ambassador to the South Africa. Bechir was appointed to the position of ambassador by President Idriss Deby. Ambassador Bechir also served 8 ...more
Francis Oumar Belonga age 40
Francis Oumar Belonga is a Chadian footballer who currently plays for Renaissance FC.
Marius Mbaiam age 32
Nekiambé Marius Mbaiam is a Chadian footballer who currently plays in the Championnat de France amateur for Grenoble Foot 38.
Félix Malloum Dec. at 77 (1932-2009)
Félix Malloum or Félix Malloum Ngakoutou Bey-Ndi was a Chadian politician from the south. He served as an officer in the Chadian Military and as a member of the ruling Chadian ...more
Hassan Hissein age 26
Hassan Hissein is a Chadian footballer who plays as striker for El-Kanemi Warriors and Chad national team.
Abdullah Omar age 32
Abdullah Omar Ismail is a Chadian-born Bahraini professional footballer currently playing for Muharraq as a midfielder. He also plays for the Bahrain national football team.
Carine Ngarlemdana age 24
Carine Ngarlemdana is a Chadian judoka. She competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the Women's -70 kg event. She was the flag bearer for Chad at the opening ceremony.
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Armand Djérabé is a Chadian footballer who plays for Foullah Edifice.
Ezechiel N'Douassel age 30
Ezechiel N'Douassel, also known as Ngar, is a Chadian international footballer who is currently playing for Tunisian side Club Africain on loan from FC Terek Grozny.
Mahamat Saleh Haroun age 58
Mahamat-Saleh Haroun is a film director from Chad who has lived in France since 1982. He made his first feature film, Bye Bye Africa, in 1999. His second feature, Abouna, won best cinematography ...more
Armel Koulara age 29
Armel N'Dinga Koulara Kwanyéllé is a footballer from Chad who plays as a goalkeeper for AS CotonTchad.
Hinikissia Albertine Ndikert age 26
Hinikissia Albertine Ndikert is a track and field sprint athlete who competes internationally for Chad. Ndikert represented Chad at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. She competed at the 100 ...more
Yaya Kerim age 27
Yaya Kerim is a Chadian football striker and the member of Chad national football team. He currently plays for CA Bordj Bou Arréridj in the Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 1.
Pascal Yoadimnadji Dec. at 57 (1950-2007)
Pascal Yoadimnadji was Prime Minister of Chad from February 2005 to February 2007.
Leger Djime age 31
Léger Djimrangar is a Chadian football midfielder, the member of Chad national football team.