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Who Is The Most Famous Jules In The World?

Updated July 22, 2021 776 votes 22 voters 5.4k views96 items

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There are a lot famous people named Jules out there. How many celebrities named Jules can you think of? The famous Juleses below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors and actresses named Jules, athletes named Jules, and even comedians named Jules. 

You'll see artists like Jules Stewart on this list, as well as actors named Jules, like Jules Dassin and Jules Berry. Broadway star Jules Munshin are also celebrities with the first name Jules that you might recognize. 

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    BirthplaceTempe, Arizona, United States of America

    Jules Asner (born Julie Ann White; February 14, 1968) is an American entertainment journalist, television personality and former fashion model....  more
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    BirthplaceNantes, France

    Jules Gabriel Verne (; French: [ʒyl vɛʁn]; 8 February 1828 – 24 March 1905) was a French novelist, poet, and playwright. Verne's collaboration with the publisher Pierre-Jules Hetzel led to the...  more

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    BirthplaceMontaud, Hérault, France

    Jules Émile Frédéric Massenet (French: [ʒyl emil fʁedeʁik masnɛ], 12 May 1842 – 13 August 1912) was a French composer of the Romantic era best known for his operas, of which he wrote more than...  more
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    BirthplaceBudapest, Hungary

    Jules White (born Julius Weiss; 17 September 1900 – 30 April 1985) was a Hungarian-born American film director and producer best known for his short-subject comedies starring The Three Stooges....  more
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    BirthplaceMiddletown, Connecticut, United States of America

    Julius "Jules" Dassin (December 18, 1911 – March 31, 2008) was an American film director, producer, writer and actor. He was a subject of the Hollywood blacklist in the McCarthy era, and subsequently...  more
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    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Jules Ralph Feiffer (born January 26, 1929) is an American cartoonist and author, who was considered the most widely read satirist in the country. He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1986 as America's...  more
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    BirthplaceShchors, Ukraine

    Jevel Demikovski (March 27, 1922 – February 4, 2007), known professionally as Jules Olitski, was an American painter, printmaker, and sculptor....  more
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    Jules Stewart's experience in the entertainment business spans 30 years, from big budget studio films to award-winning television shows. In the late '70's she trained in London under the...  more
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    BirthplacePoitiers, France

    Jules Berry was a French actor....  more
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    Jules Labarthe is a cinematographer, film producer and photographer. He studied film at New York University. He met director Jamie Babbit in a coffee shop in Los Angeles and as a result of this...  more
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    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Jules Munshin (February 22, 1915 – February 19, 1970) was a song-and-dance artist who had made his name on Broadway when he starred in Call Me Mister. His additional Broadway credits include The Gay...  more
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    BirthplaceSoignies, Belgium

    Jules Jean Baptiste Vincent Bordet (; 13 June 1870 – 6 April 1961) was a Belgian immunologist and microbiologist. The bacterial genus Bordetella is named after him. The Nobel Prize in Physiology or...  more
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    Jules Vallès (10 June 1832 – 14 February 1885) was a French journalist and author....  more
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    BirthplaceHaute-Loire, France

    Jules Romains, born Louis Henri Jean Farigoule (26 August 1885 – 14 August 1972), was a French poet and writer and the founder of the Unanimism literary movement. His works include the play Knock ou...  more
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    BirthplaceMontevideo, Uruguay

    Jules Laforgue (French: [ʒyl lafɔʁɡ]; 16 August 1860 – 20 August 1887) was a Franco-Uruguayan poet, often referred to as a Symbolist poet. Critics and commentators have also pointed to Impressionism...  more
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    BirthplaceParis, France

    Jules Michelet (French: [ʒyl miʃ.lɛ]; 21 August 1798 – 9 February 1874) was a French historian. He was born in Paris to a family with Huguenot traditions. In his 1855 work, Histoire de France...  more
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    BirthplaceMont-sous-Vaudrey, France

    François Paul Jules Grévy (French pronunciation: ​[ʒyl ɡʁevi]; 15 August 1807 – 9 September 1891) was President of France from 1879 to 1887, and one of the leaders of the Opportunist Republican...  more
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    Jules Auguste Garcin [Salomon] (11 July 1830 – 10 October 1896) was a French violinist, conductor and composer of the 19th century. He was born in Bourges. His maternal grandfather, Joseph Garcin,...  more
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    BirthplaceParis, France

    Jules Bazile, known as Jules Guesde (French: [ʒyl ɡɛd]; 11 November 1845 – 28 July 1922) was a French socialist journalist and politician. Guesde was the inspiration for a famous quotation by Karl...  more
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    BirthplaceSaujon, France

    Jules Armand Stanislas Dufaure (French pronunciation: ​[ʒyl aʁmɑ̃ dyfoʁ]; 4 December 1798 – 28 June 1881) was a French statesman....  more
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    Jules Hodgson, also credited as Joolz or J. Hogstorm, is an English musician, record producer and former member of KMFDM and The Spittin' Cobras (along with KMFDM bandmate Andy Selway). He is a...  more
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    BirthplaceFossano, Italy

    Arsène Jules Étienne Juvenel Dupuit (18 May 1804 – 5 September 1866) was an Italian-born French civil engineer and economist. He was born in Fossano, Italy then under the rule of Napoleon Bonaparte....  more
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    Jules Henri Saiset (July 11, 1925 – July 12, 1995) was a French existentialist philosopher, dramatist, novelist, and critic. Saiset was born in Paris. When he was 15 months old, his father died of...  more
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    BirthplaceLyon, France

    Jules Paul Benjamin Delessert (14 February 1773 – 1 March 1847) was a French banker and naturalist....  more
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    BirthplaceParis, France

    Jules Hardouin-Mansart was a French architect whose work is generally considered to be the apex of French Baroque architecture, representing the power and grandeur of Louis XIV. Hardouin-Mansart was...  more
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