Politicians

Famous Politicians from Tunisia

Reference
1.3k views 24 items

List of famous politicians from Tunisia, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of popular Tunisian politicians includes members of the government who are either active or inactive, some of who might even now be dead. These are some of the most well-known Tunisian politicians of all time, so if you're a native of Tunisia and want to work for your country then these are the people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular politician from Tunisia, then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List is made up of politicians like Ali Laarayedh and Georges Adda.

You can click on the names of these renowned politicians of Tunisia in order to get more information about each one.
1
Afif Chelbi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Afif Chelbi age 66
Afif Chelbi is a Tunisian politician. He was the Minister of Industry and Technology between 2004 and 2011.
2
Ahmed Friaa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Ahmed Friaa age 70
Ahmed Friaa (Tunisian Arabic: أحمد فريعة) (born February 19, 1949) was the Minister of the Interior of Tunisia for two weeks in January 2011, during the peak of Tunisian revolution.
3
Ali Laarayedh is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Ali Laarayedh age 64
Ali Laarayedh is a Tunisian politician who was Prime Minister of Tunisia from 2013 to 2014. Previously he served in the government as the Minister of the Interior from 2011 to 2013. Following ...more
4
Bechir Tekkari is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Bechir Tekkari age 67
Bechir Tekkari is a Tunisian politician. He is the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research. Prior to this, he was the Minister of Justice and Human Rights.
5
Chedli Klibi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Chedli Klibi age 94
Chedli Klibi (Arabic: الشاذلي القليبي‎), (born, September 6, 1925, Tunis) is a Tunisian politician. He was secretary general of the Arab League, and the only non-Egyptian to hold the post.
6
Farhat Rajhi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Farhat Rajhi age 67
Farhat Rajhi (born 29 December 1952 in Tunis) is a Tunisian politician. He was interim minister of interior affairs between January 27 and March 28, 2011, in the government of Prime Minister ...more
7
Frédéric M... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
age 72
Frédéric Mitterrand (born 21 August 1947) is a French politician who served as Minister of Culture and Communication of France from 2009 to 2012 under President Nicolas Sarkozy. ...more
8
Georges Adda is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Georges Adda Dec. at 92 (1916-2008)
Georges Adda (Arabic: جورج عدة‎) (September 22, 1916 in Tunis – September 28, 2008 in Tunis), was a Tunisian politician and trade unionist, and a former leader of the Tunisian Communist Party.
9
Habib Bourguiba is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Habib Bourguiba Dec. at 97 (1903-2000)
Habib Ben Ali Bourguiba (; Arabic: الحبيب بورقيبة‎, romanized: al-Ḥabīb Būrqībah; 3 August 1903 – 6 April 2000) was a Tunisian lawyer, nationalist leader and statesman who served as the ...more
10
Habib Chatty is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Habib Chatty Dec. at 75 (1916-1991)
Habib Chatty was a Tunisian politician and diplomat. He served as the fourth Secretary-General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation from 1979 to 1984.
11
Habib Essid is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Habib Essid age 70
Habib Essid (Arabic: حبيب الصيد‎; born 1 June 1949) is a Tunisian politician who was Head of Government of Tunisia from 6 February 2015 to 27 August 2016. He was the first Head of Government to ...more
12
Habiba Zehi Ben Romdhane... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Habiba Zehi Ben Romdhane age 69
Habiba Zehi Ben Romdhane is Tunisia's health minister. She took office in the interim Tunisian government which began on January 28, 2011, after protests had dislodged a longstanding ...more
13
Hamadi Jebali is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Hamadi Jebali age 70
Hamadi Jebali is a Tunisian engineer, Islamist politician and journalist who was Prime Minister of Tunisia from December 2011 to March 2013. He was the Secretary-General of the Ennahda Movement, ...more
14
Hatem Ben Salem is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Hatem Ben Salem age 63
Mohamed Hatem Ben Salem is a Tunisian politician. He was the Minister of Education under former President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.
15
Mohamed Agrebi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Mohamed Agrebi age 58
Mohamed Agrebi (born 1961) is a Tunisian politician. He is the former Minister of Employment and Vocational Training.Agrebi was born in Nabeul, Tunisia. He received a PhD from the University of ...more
16
Mohamed Ghannouchi is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
age 78
Mohamed Ghannouchi (Arabic: محمد الغنوشي‎ Muhammad Al-Ghannushi; born 18 August 1941) is a Tunisian politician who was Prime Minister of Tunisia from 1999 to 2011. Regarded as a technocrat, ...more
17
Mohamed Naceur Ammar is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Mohamed Naceur Ammar age 62
Mohamed Naceur Ammar (born 1957) is a Tunisian politician. He served as the Tunisian Minister of Communication Technologies under former President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali from January 2010 to ...more
18
Mohamed Ridha Chalghoum ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Mohamed Ridha Chalghoum age 57
Mohamed Ridha Chalghoum is a Tunisian politician. He is the Minister of Finance.
19
Moncef Marzouki is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Moncef Marzouki age 74
Mohamed Moncef Marzouki (Arabic: محمد المنصف المرزوقي‎; Muhammad al-Munṣif al-Marzūqī, born 7 July 1945) is a Tunisian politician who was President of Tunisia from 2011 to 2014. Through his ...more
20
Rashid al-Ghannushi is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
age 78
Rached Ghannouchi (Arabic: راشد الغنوشي‎ Rāshid al-Ghannūshī; born 22 June 1941), also spelled Rachid al-Ghannouchi or Rached el-Ghannouchi, is a Tunisian politician and thinker, co-founder of ...more
21
Ridha Grira is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Ridha Grira age 64
Ridha Grira (Arabic: رضا قريرة‎; born 21 August 1955) is a Tunisian politician.
22
Samir Labidi is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Samir Labidi age 57
Samir Labidi (born 1962) is a Tunisian politician. He is the former Communications Minister. Prior to this, he was the Minister of Youth, Sports, and Physical Education.
23
Slaheddine Malouche is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Slaheddine Malouche age 63
Slaheddine Malouche is a Tunisian politician. He is the former Minister of Equipment, Housing, and Land Development.
24
Slim Amamou is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Politicians from Tunisia
Slim Amamou age 42
Slim Amamou (listen (Tunisian Arabic: سليم عمامو‎ Slīm ‘Amāmū) (born 1977) is a Tunisian blogger and a former Secretary of State for Sport and Youth in the transitional Tunisian government of ...more