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List of famous people from French Guiana, 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 French Guiana, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from French Guiana 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 French Guiana, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

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If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from French Guiana?" or "Which celebrities were born in French Guiana?" then this list is a great resource for you.

Henri Salvador is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Dec. at 91 (1917-2008) Henri Salvador was a French Caribbean singer.

Malia Metella is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
age 36 Malia Metella is a French Olympic freestyle swimmer from French Guiana. She swam for France at the 2004 and 2008 Olympics, winning a silver medal in 2004 in the women's 50 free. She won her ...more

Cyrille Regis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Cyrille Regis age 60 Cyrille Regis, MBE is a French Guianese-born English former footballer. His professional playing career spanned 19 years, where he made 614 league appearances and scored 158 league goals, most ...more

Gaston Monnerville is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Gaston Monnerville Dec. at 94 (1897-1991) Gaston Monnerville was a French politician and lawyer.

Laurent Petchy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Laurent Petchy age 34 Laurent Petchy is a soccer player who plays for French Guiana.

Eric Martinon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Eric Martinon age 38 Eric Martinon is a French Guianese footballer who plays for US Matoury.

Jean-Claude Darcheville is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Jean-Claude Darcheville age 42 Jean-Claude Ducan Darcheville is a French Guianan footballer who plays as a striker. He played for various clubs in France, England and Scotland. He spent the last year of his career with Greek ...more

Claude Dambury is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Claude Dambury age 46 Claude Dambury is a former French football player.

Christiane Taubira is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Christiane Taubira age 66 Christiane Taubira or Christiane Taubira-Delannon is a French politician who on 15 May 2012, was appointed Minister of Justice of France in the new Ayrault government under President ...more

Enzo Lefort is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Enzo Lefort age 26 Enzo Lefort is a French foil fencer, bronze medal in the 2014 World Championships, European and World team champion in 2014.

Félix Éboué is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Félix Éboué Dec. at 60 (1884-1944) Félix Adolphe Éboué was a Black French Guianan-born colonial administrator and Free French leader. He was the first black French man appointed to high post in the French ...more

Édouard Montoute is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
age 47 Édouard Montoute is an actor.

Marc-Antoine Fortuné is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Marc-Antoine Fortuné age 36 Marc-Antoine Fortuné is a French professional footballer who plays as a striker for Wigan Athletic. Fortuné started his professional career at Angoulême in 1998, and made 63 ...more

Raoul Diagne is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Raoul Diagne Dec. at 92 (1910-2002) Raoul Diagne was a French footballer who played defender, and who had stints as a coach after his playing career. Born in French Guyana, Diagne, son of politician Blaise Diagne was the first ...more

Edith Lefel is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Edith Lefel Dec. at 40 (1963-2003) Edith Lefel was a French-based singer Lefel's mother was from French Guiana and her father from the island of Martinique. She moved with her parents to Martinique when she was three. It was ...more

Lecsinel Jean-François is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Lecsinel Jean-François age 31 Lecsinel Jean-François is a Haiti international footballer who plays as a defender. He is currently a free agent after leaving Sheffield United. Born in Cayenne, French Guiana, ...more

Florent Malouda is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
age 37 Florent Johan Malouda is a French professional footballer who plays as a left winger for Ligue 1 side FC Metz. He spent most of his career at Lyon and Chelsea, winning four consecutive Ligue 1 ...more

Kevin Séraphin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
age 28 Kevin Séraphin is a French professional basketball player who currently plays for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association. He was drafted 17th overall in the 2010 ...more

Lesly Malouda is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Lesly Malouda age 34 Lesly Marguerite Malouda is a French footballer. He currently plays as a left winger for Dijon FCO in Ligue 2.

Sloan Privat is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Sloan Privat age 28 Sloan Privat is a French footballer who currently plays as a Striker for Ligue 1 club Caen, on loan from Gent.

Patrice Maurel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Patrice Maurel age 39 Patrice Maurel is a French former football midfielder.

Mike Maignan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Mike Maignan age 22 Mike Maignan is a French football player.

Gary Marigard is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Gary Marigard age 30 Gary Marigard is a French soccer player.

Roy Contout is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Roy Contout age 33 Roy Contout is a French Guianan football striker, he currently plays for Mouscron-Péruwelz.

Nekie Adipi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Nekie Adipi age 33 Nekie Adipi is a French soccer player.

Léon Bertrand is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Léon Bertrand age 66 Léon Bertrand is a French politician. Previously a professor of physics and biology, he is Mayor of Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni since 1983. He was elected to the French National Assembly for ...more

Stéphane Martine is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Stéphane Martine age 40 Stéphane Martine is a French footballer, playing as a striker.

Léopold Héder is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Léopold Héder Dec. at 60 (1918-1978) Léopold Héder was a socialist politician from French Guiana who served in the French Senate from 1971–1978 and in the French National Assembly from 1962-1967. He presented himself ...more

Léon Damas is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Léon Damas Dec. at 66 (1912-1978) Léon-Gontran Damas was a French poet and politician. He was one of the founders of the Négritude movement. He also used the pseudonym Lionel Georges André Cabassou.

Ismael Urbain is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Ismael Urbain Dec. at 72 (1812-1884) Ismael Urbain was a French journalist and interpreter. Born in Cayenne, French Guiana Urbain was the illegitimate son of a merchant from Marseille named Urbain Brue and a free colored woman from ...more

Marvin Torvic is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Marvin Torvic age 30 Marvin Torvic a French Guiananese football player. He currently plays for the Finnish third tier side PS Kemi.

Donovan Léon is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Donovan Léon age 25 Donovan Léon is a French football player who plays as a goalkeeper for French club Auxerre in Ligue 2. He made his professional debut on 6 August 2011 in a 3–1 league defeat to

Georges Guéril is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Georges Guéril Dec. at 68 (1909-1977) Georges Gueril was a politician from French Guiana who served in the French Senate from 1959-1962 .

Jules Patient is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Jules Patient Dec. at 80 (1905-1985) Jules Patient was a politician from French Guiana who served in the French Senate from 1948-1952 .

Stanley Ridel is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Stanley Ridel age 24 Stanley Ridel is a French Guianese footballer who plays for CSC Cayenne.

Livio Jean-Charles is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Livio Jean-Charles age 24 Livio Jean-Charles is a French professional basketball player who currently plays for ASVEL Basket of the LNB Pro A. He was selected by the Spurs with the 28th overall pick in the 2013 NBA

Stephan Clet is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Stephan Clet age 25 Stephan Clet is a French soccer player.

Samuel Sophie is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Samuel Sophie age 31 Samuel Sophie is a French soccer player.

Albert Ajaiso is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Albert Ajaiso age 31 Albert Ajaiso is a French soccer player.

Warren Ho Méou Choune is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Warren Ho Méou Choune age 30 Warren Ho Méou Choune is French Guianese footballer who plays for CSC Cayenne.

Raymond Jean-Jacques is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Raymond Jean-Jacques age 32 Raymond Jean-Jacques is a French Guianese footballer who plays for CSC Cayenne.

François Sampain is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
François Sampain age 31 François Sampain is a French Guianese footballer who plays for ASU Grand Santi.

Joffrey Torvic is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Joffrey Torvic age 27 Joffrey Torvic is a French Guianese footballer who plays for CSC Cayenne.

Jean-Renaud Nemouthé is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Jean-Renaud Nemouthé age 36 Jean-Renaud Nemouthé is a French retired footballer who played as a midfielder.

José Cidolit is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
José Cidolit José Cidolit is an actor.

Sylvio Breleur is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Sylvio Breleur age 39 Sylvio Breleur is a French Guyana football player who plays for RFC Tournai in Belgium.

René Jadfard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
René Jadfard Dec. at 48 (1899-1947) René Jadfard was a politician from French Guiana who was elected to the French National Assembly in 1947, journalist and novelist. He was killed in an airplane crash in 1947 when the ...more

Cédric Fabien is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Cédric Fabien age 36 Cédric Fabien is a professional footballer.

Hadama Bathily is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Hadama Bathily age 32 Hadama Bathily is a French Guianaian association footballer who currently plays for Etoile FC in the Singapore S.League. He plays as a Goalkeeper.

Marc Edwige is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People From French Guiana
Marc Edwige age 31 Marc Edwige is French Guianese footballer who plays for CSC Cayenne.