List of famous people from Congo, 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 Congo, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Congo 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 Congo, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.
List people include Patrick Mouaya, Abdoulaye Diop and more.If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Congo?" or "Which celebrities were born in Congo?" then this list is a great resource for you.
- Emmanuel Boundzéki Dongala (born 1941) is a Congolese chemist and novelist. He was Richard B.... more on Wikipedia
Emmanuel DongalaAge: 79
- Lucien Yann Sherril Aubey (born 24 May 1984) is a Congolese football defender who last played... more on Wikipedia
- Guy Tchingoma Ngoma (January 3, 1986 – February 9, 2008) was a Gabonese football player. From... more on Wikipedia
Guy TchingomaDec. at 22 (1986-2008)
- Passi (French pronunciation: [paˈsi]) is a French hip hop artist who became famous in the... more on Wikipedia
- Abbé Fulbert Youlou (29 June, 17 June or 19 July 1917 – 6 May 1972) was a laicized... more on Wikipedia
Fulbert YoulouDec. at 55 (1917-1972)
- Ulrich Kapolongo is a Congolese footballer who plays for Teplice in the Czech First League as... more on Wikipedia
Ulrich KapolongoAge: 31
- Oxence Dorian M'Bani Madzou (born May 5, 1987 in Mougoundou) is a French-Congo football player.
Oxence M'BaniAge: 33
- Franchel Ibara (born July 27, 1989 in Brazzaville) is a former footballer from Congo.
Franchel IbaraAge: 31
- Murhyen Kaster Mereck Bindoumou (born 1 September 1988 in Brazzaville) is a Congolese... more on Wikipedia
Murhyen Kaster Mereck BindoumouAge: 32
- François M'Pelé (born July 13, 1947) is a former Congolese professional football player. In... more on Wikipedia
François M'PeléAge: 73
- Tresor Kangambu, also known as Mohammed Tresor Abdullah is a naturalized Qatari footballer of... more on Wikipedia
Tresor KangambuAge: 33
- Gervais Batota (born 10 March 1982 in Brazzaville) is a French-Congolese footballer. He... more on Wikipedia
Gervais BatotaAge: 38
- Anges Ngapy is a former Congolese international football forward.
Anges NgapyAge: 57
- Devilert Arsene Kimbembe is a Congolese sprinter. He competed in the Men's 100m event at the... more on Wikipedia
Devilert Arsene KimbembeAge: 36
- Bhaudry Gildas Massouanga Moldakoldad (born September 8, 1982) is a footballer from Republic... more on Wikipedia
Bhaudry MassouangaAge: 38
- Xing Han is an athlete from Congo who competes in Table Tennis.
Xing HanAge: 30
- Delvin Chanel N'Dinga (born 14 March 1988) is a Congolese professional footballer who plays... more on Wikipedia
Delvin N'DingaAge: 32
- Jean-Baptiste Tati Loutard (15 December 1938 – 4 July 2009) was a Congolese politician and... more on Wikipedia
Jean-Baptiste Tati LoutardDec. at 71 (1938-2009)
- Ladislas Petre Meyair Douniama (born May 24, 1986 in Brazzaville) is a Congolese footballer,... more on Wikipedia
Ladislas DouniamaAge: 34
- Dyzaiss-Lys Mouithys Mickalad (born 4 July 1985) is a Congolese footballer who plays for... more on Wikipedia
Lys MouithysAge: 35
- Alain Mabanckou (born 24 February 1966) is a novelist, journalist, poet, and academic, a... more on Wikipedia
Alain MabanckouAge: 54
- Barel Morial Mouko (born 5 April 1979 in Pointe-Noire) is a Congolese football goalkeeper who... more on Wikipedia
Barel MoukoAge: 41
- Fabry Destin Makita-Passy (born October 23, 1984) is a football (soccer) defender from the... more on Wikipedia
Destin MakitaAge: 35
- Serge Jonas Ibaka Ngobila (; born 18 September 1989) is a Congolese-Spanish professional... more on Wikipedia
- Aminata Aboubakar Yacoub is a Republic of the Congo swimmer. She competed at the 2012 Summer... more on Wikipedia
Aminata Aboubakar YacoubAge: 31