Famous People From Seychelles

Updated September 16, 2018 19.2k views 28 items

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

List is made up of people like Allan Julie and Justin Etzin.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Seychelles?" or "Which celebrities were born in Seychelles?" then this list is a great resource for you.
Damon D'Oliveira is an actor and producer.
Age 37 from Seychelles
Bruce Boniface, better known by his surname, Boniface is a singer-songwriter, vocal arranger and producer best known for his Top 40 hit "Cheeky", which peaked at number 25 on the UK ...more
Anthony Delpech Age 50 from Seychelles
Anthony Delpech (born 10 February 1969 in the Seychelles) is a thoroughbred horse racing jockey who competes internationally. Delpech's family moved to Durban, South Africa when he was thirteen ...more
Diana C. Zollicoffer Age 42 from Seychelles
Diana C. Zollicoffer is an actor, film producer.
Allen Larue Age 37 from Seychelles, Africa
Allen Larue is an association footballer from the Seychelles. He plays as a defender and has played for the Seychelles national football team, but currently plays for St Michel United FC in the ...more
James Michel Age 74 from Mahé, Seychelles, Seychelles
James Alix Michel, GCSK (born August 16, 1944) is a Seychellois politician who was President of Seychelles from 2004 to 2016. He previously served as Vice-President under his predecessor, ...more
Lissa Labiche Age 26 from Victoria, Seychelles
Lissa Labiche is Seychellois athlete competing in the high jump and heptathlon. In the Women's high jump event at the 2012 Summer Olympics, she finished tied for 20th place and did not advance ...more
Aurelie Fanchette Age 21 from Victoria, Seychelles
Aurélie Fanchette is a Seychellois swimmer.
Dominic Dugasse Age 33 from Victoria, Seychelles
Dominic Dugasse is a Seychellois judoka who competed in the -100 kg event at 2012 Summer Olympics where he lost in the first round of the event to Henk Grol. He was the flag bearer for the ...more
Shane Mangroo Age 25 from Victoria, Seychelles
Shane Christopher Mangroo is a Seychellois swimmer. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he competed in the Men's 100 metre freestyle, finishing in 50th place overall in the heats, failing to qualify ...more
James Goddard Age 35 from Victoria, Seychelles
James Francis Goddard (born 30 March 1983) is a Seychelles-born British competitive swimmer and backstroker who represented Great Britain in the Olympics, FINA world championships and European ...more
Andrique Allisop Age 25 from Victoria, Seychelles
Andrique Allisop is an athlete.
Tony Lespoir Age 42 from Victoria, Seychelles
Tony Lespoir (born September 1, 1976) is a Seychellois sprint canoer who has competed since the mid-2000s. At the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, he was eliminated in the semifinals of the K-1 ...more
Francis Chang-Sam Age 70 from Seychelles
Francis Chang-Sam (born July 30, 1948) is a barrister-at-law of Gray's Inn of London, an attorney-at-law of the Supreme Court of Seychelles and Notary. He has been practicing law in the ...more
France-Albert René Age 83 from Farquhar Atoll
France-Albert René (French pronunciation: ​[fʁɑ̃salbɛʁ ʁəne]; 16 November 1935 – 27 February 2019) was a Seychellois politician who served as the second President of Seychelles from 1977 ...more
Jean-Yves Esparon Age 24 from Mahé, Seychelles, Seychelles
Jean-Yves Esparon is an athlete.
Rodney Govinden Age 34 from Victoria, Seychelles
Georgie Cupidon Age 37 from Seychelles
Georgie Winsley Cupidon (born November 10, 1981) is a male badminton player from Seychelles.
Dwayne Didon Age 24 from Seychelles
Dwayne Benjamin Didon is a Seychellois swimmer, who specialized in sprint freestyle events. At age thirteen, Didon became the youngest male swimmer at the 2008 Summer Olympics, representing the ...more
Juliette Ah-Wan Age 37 from Seychelles
Juliette Chantal Ah-Wan (born 29 April 1981) is a badminton player from Seychelles. Born in Victoria, Seychelles, Ah-Wan debuted in 1995 at the age 0f 14. In 2007, she awarded as Sportslady of ...more
Allan Julie Age 41 from Victoria, Seychelles
Allan Julie is a Laser sailor from the Seychelles. Julie is a four-time Olympian, and a gold medalist in the same sailing class at the 2011 All-Africa Games in Maputo, Mozambique. Julie made his ...more
Justin Etzin Age 41 from Seychelles
Jones Joubert Age 35 from Seychelles, Africa
Jones Joubert is a Seychellois soccer player who plays for The Lions.
Ronny Marengo Age 28 from Seychelles, Africa
Ronny Marengo is a Seychellois soccer player who plays for Northern Dynamo.
Alex Nibourette Age 35 from Seychelles, Africa
Alex Nibourette (born December 26, 1983) is a Seychellois football player. He is a striker on the Seychelles national football team. Nibourette helped Seychelles win the football tournament at ...more