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

Jérémy Messiba and Jean-Luc Lambourde are included in this list.

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

Didier Dinart is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Didier Dinart age 40 - Didier Dinart is a French handball player, currently playing for the internationally renowned BM Ciudad Real handball team in Spain. Before joining BM Ciudad Real, he played for the current best ...more

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Serge Nubret is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Serge Nubret Died at 73 (1938-2011) - Serge Nubret was a French professional bodybuilder, bodybuilding federation leader, movie actor and author. Serge was awarded many bodybuilding titles, including IFBB Mr. Europe Tall, NABBA Mr. ...more

Lilian Thuram is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Lilian Thuram age 45 - Ruddy Lilian Thuram-Ulien, known as Lilian Thuram, is a retired professional football defender and the most capped player in the history of the France national team. He played at the top flight ...more

Alphonse Girandy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Alphonse Girandy Died at 73 (1868-1941) - Alphonse Girandy was a United States Navy sailor and a recipient of America's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor.

Mickaël Piétrus is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Mickaël Piétrus age 33 - Mickaël Piétrus is a French professional basketball player who currently plays for Mets de Guaynabo of the Baloncesto Superior Nacional. He is listed at 6'6", 215 pounds and ...more

Pascal Chimbonda is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Pascal Chimbonda age 36 - Pascal Chimbonda is a Guadeloupean-French professional footballer who plays as a defender for French Ligue 2 side AC Arles-Avignon. Born in Guadeloupe and raised in metropolitan France, ...more

Ulick Lupede is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Ulick Lupede age 31 - Ulick Lupede is a French footballer currently under amator contract for French side C.O. Saint-Saturnin Arche. Lupede previously played for Le Mans Union Club 72 in Ligue 1 and Ligue 2.

Julio Colombo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Julio Colombo age 31 - Julio Colombo is a French football player. He currently plays for Montpellier HSC.

Jérôme Eliezer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Jérôme Eliezer age 22 - Jérôme Eliezer is a French footballer who plays as a defender.

Mickaël Gelabale is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Mickaël Gelabale age 32 - Mickaël Gelabale is a French professional basketball player, currently playing for Limoges CSP of the LNB Pro A. He also represents the France national basketball team internationally. ...more

Yannick Borel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Yannick Borel age 27 - Yannick Borel is a French épée fencer, team European champion and team World champion in 2011. He competed in the 2012 Summer Olympics, posting France's best result in men's

Harold Cartier is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Harold Cartier age 24

Serge Tsmikeboki is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Serge Tsmikeboki age 48 - Serge Tsmikeboki is a former professional footballer who played as a striker.

Jérémy Messiba is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Jérémy Messiba age 27 - Jérémy Messiba is a French footballer, who currently plays for SC Selongéen.

Ysaora Thibus is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Ysaora Thibus age 24 - Ysaora Thibus is a French foil fencer. She won a silver medal in team foil at the 2012 European Fencing Championships in Legnano, Italy and a bronze medal in individual foil at the 2013 European ...more

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Kael-Florent Montout is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Kael-Florent Montout age 24 - Kael-Florent Montout is a Guadeloupean footballer. He currently plays for the French club Vannes OC.

Alex Menal is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Alex Menal age 43 - Alex Menal is a French athlete who specialises in the 100,200 and 60 meters. Menal competed at the 1997 IAAF World Indoor Championships in Paris.

Marie-José Pérec is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Marie-José Pérec age 48 - Marie-José Pérec is a retired, French track and field sprinter who specialised in the 200 and 400 meters and was a three-time Olympic gold medallist.

Christine Arron is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Christine Arron age 42 - Christine Arron is a retired, track and field sprinter, who competed internationally for France in the 60 metres, 100 metres, 200 metres and the 4x100 metres relay. As of July 2013, she is the ...more

Admiral T is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Admiral T age 36 - Admiral T, whose real name is Christy Campbell, is a French singer of reggae-dancehall music. Besides Francky Vincent, he is one of the most popular and successful Guadeloupean singers. He is ...more

Armand Barbès is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Armand Barbès Died at 61 (1809-1870) - Armand Barbès was a French Republican revolutionary and a fierce and steadfast opponent of the July monarchy. He is remembered as a man whose life centers on two days: 12 May 1839, the ...more

Christine Kelly is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Christine Kelly age 47 - Christine Kelly is a journalist and a writer.

Grégory Gendrey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Grégory Gendrey age 30 - Grégory Gendrey is a Guadeloupean footballer who plays as a midfielder for Compiègne in France. He is also a Guadeloupean international.

Maryse Condé is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Maryse Condé age 78 - Maryse Condé is a Guadeloupean, French-language author of historical fiction, best known for her novel Segu.

Saint-John Perse is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Saint-John Perse Died at 88 (1887-1975) - Saint-John Perse was a French poet-diplomat, awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1960 "for the soaring flight and evocative imagery of his poetry." He was a major French diplomat ...more

Charles Lanrezac is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Charles Lanrezac Died at 73 (1852-1925) - Charles Lanrezac was a French general, formerly a distinguished staff college lecturer, who commanded the French Fifth Army at the outbreak of World War I. His army, originally intended to ...more

Willy Guéret is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Willy Guéret age 42 - Willy July Guéret is a French former professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper.

David Sommeil is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
David Sommeil age 41 - David Sommeil is a former professional footballer who last played as a defender for Ligue 1 club Valenciennes.

Laura Flessel-Colovic is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Laura Flessel-Colovic age 44 - Laura Flessel-Colovic is a French épée fencer. She is currently number one on the all-time list of French female Olympic medal winners, with five. Before 2007, she was a member of ...more

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Marius Trésor is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Marius Trésor age 65 - Marius Trésor is a retired football defender from France, who was named by Pelé as one of the top 125 greatest living footballers. Trésor's career began with the French club ...more

Franck Grandel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Franck Grandel age 37 - Franck Grandel is a Guadeloupean footballer. Currently, he plays in the Ligue 2 for Troyes.

Nathalie Dechy is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Nathalie Dechy age 36 - Nathalie Dechy is a French former professional tour tennis player. Dechy is a three-time doubles Grand Slam champion, winning the 2006 US Open women's doubles title with Vera Zvonareva, the 2007 ...more

Yohann Gène is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Yohann Gène age 35 - Yohann Gène is a French professional road bicycle racer for UCI ProTeam Team Europcar. He is the first cyclist of Afro-Caribbean and Sub-Saharan African descent to ever compete in the

Livio Nabab is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Livio Nabab age 27 - Livio Nabab is a French professional football player. Currently, he plays for Arles-Avignon. He made his professional debut for SM Caen on 4 April 2009 in a Ligue 1 game against Toulouse FC. He ...more

Jean-Marc Mormeck is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Jean-Marc Mormeck age 44 - Jean-Marc Gilbert Mormeck is a French professional boxer from Guadeloupe and a former two-time WBC & WBA unified world cruiserweight champion.

Jean-Luc Lambourde is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Jean-Luc Lambourde age 35 - Jean-Luc Lambourde is a French football player who currently plays for Amical Club on the island of Guadeloupe in the Guadeloupe Division d'Honneur. He plays as a Defender and began his football ...more

Ludovic Quistin is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Ludovic Quistin Died at 28 (1984-2012) - Ludovic "Luda" Quistin was a Guadeloupean footballer who played as a defender. He also represented Guadeloupe and was a member of their squad. Quistin had a nomadic career after he ...more

Dominique Mocka is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Dominique Mocka age 37 - Dominique Mocka is an association footballer from Guadeloupe. Mocka can operate in midfield or as a forward and currently plays for JS Vieux-Habitants and the Guadeloupe football team. He is the ...more

Ray Watts is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Ray Watts Died at 43 (1957-2000) - Ray "Beshara" Watts, was born on the island of Guadeloupe and was a singer, solo artist and songwriter who lived in Birmingham, England . He was also the lead singer, principal ...more

Ronald Zubar is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Ronald Zubar age 31 - Ronald Zubar is a professional footballer who plays for New York Red Bulls as a defender. Zubar's efforts at French club Caen earned him a move to Marseille in 2006. His time at Marseille ended ...more

Anita Blaze is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Anita Blaze age 24

Rony Martias is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Rony Martias age 36 - Rony Martias is a French road bicycle racer for the UC Cholet 49 amateur team. Martias previously competed as a professional between 2003 and 2013, for the Bbox Bouygues Telecom and Sojasun ...more

Luce Maced is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Luce Maced Died at 114 (1886-2000) - Luce Maced was the oldest person to have ever lived in French territory, aged 113 years and 299 days. She was the fourth oldest person in the world at the time of her death and the sixth oldest ...more

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Marc Judith is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Marc Judith age 28 - Marc judith is a French basketball player.

Teddy Riner is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Teddy Riner age 26 - Teddy Pierre-Marie Riner is a French judoka. He has won seven World Championships gold medals, the first male judoka to do so, and an Olympic gold medal. He has also won four gold medals at the ...more

Chevalier de Saint-Georges is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Chevalier de Saint-Georges Died at 54 (1745-1799) - Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges was a champion fencer, a virtuoso violinist and conductor of the leading symphony orchestra in Paris. Born in Guadeloupe, he was the son of George ...more

Claudio Beauvue is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Claudio Beauvue age 27 - Claudio Beauvue is a striker who plays for French club EA Guingamp. He previously played for Troyes AC, FC Nantes, LB Châteauroux and SC Bastia.

Stéphane Zubar is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Stéphane Zubar age 29 - Stéphane Zubar is a Guadeloupean professional footballer who plays as a defender for English club York City, on loan from English club Bournemouth. He is the younger brother of former ...more

Gianni Mina is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Gianni Mina age 23 - Gianni Mina is a French professional tennis player.

Ludovic Gotin is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People From Guadeloupe
Ludovic Gotin age 30 - Ludovic Gotin is a Guadeloupean footballer who currently plays for French club Le Moule on the island of Guadeloupe in the Guadeloupe Division d'Honneur. He plays as a striker. Though Gotin has ...more