Famous People From Guadeloupe

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.
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    • Birthplace: Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe
    Didier Dinart (born 18 January 1977) is a French retired handball player, who currently manages the French national team.During his playing days, he played for the internationally renowned BM Ciudad ...more
  • Serge Nubret
    Dec. at 72 (1938-2011)
    • Birthplace: Anse-Bertrand, Guadeloupe
    Serge Nubret (October 6, 1938 – April 19, 2011) was an iconic French professional bodybuilder, actor and self published author. He won numerous bodybuilding competitions, including 1976 NABBA Mr. ...more
    • Birthplace: Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe
    Ruddy Lilian Thuram-Ulien (French pronunciation: ​[li.ljɑ̃ ty.ʁam]; born 1 January 1972) is a French retired professional football defender and the most capped player in the history of the France ...more
  • Alphonse Girandy
    Dec. at 73 (1868-1941)
    • Birthplace: Guadeloupe, France
    Alphonse Girandy (January 21, 1868 – April 3, 1941) was a United States Navy sailor and a recipient of America's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor.
    • Birthplace: Les Abymes, Guadeloupe
    Mickaël Marvin Soriano Piétrus (French pronunciation: ​[mikaɛl pietʁys]; born February 7, 1982) is a French former professional basketball player . He is listed at 6'6", 215 pounds and plays both the ...more
    • Birthplace: Les Abymes, Guadeloupe
    Pascal Chimbonda (born 21 February 1979) is a French professional footballer who plays as a defender for Ashton Town. Born in Guadeloupe and raised in metropolitan France, Chimbonda began his ...more