Birth Place Matching "Marseille, France" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Julia Dietze
Actress | Iron Sky
Julia Dietze was born on January 9, 1981 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Julia Anna Dietze. She is an actress, known for Iron Sky (2012), Iron Sky: The Coming Race (2018) and 1 1/2 Ritter - Auf der Suche nach der hinreißenden Herzelinde (2008).
2. France Nuyen
Actress | Battle for the Planet of the Apes
France Nuyen was born on July 31, 1939 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as France Nguyen Vannga. She is an actress, known for Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973), South Pacific (1958) and The Joy Luck Club (1993). She was previously married to Robert Culp and Dr. Thomas Gaspar Morell.
Actress | À ma soeur!
French/American actress, Roxane Mesquida grew up in Le Pradet, a little town in the South of France. At the age of 11, while walking with her mother, writer Francoise Mesquida, she was spotted by director Manuel Pradal who cast her in Mary from the Bay of Angels (Marie Baie de Anges). In 1998, she ...
4. Eric Cantona
Actor | Elizabeth
Eric Cantona is most known for his skill on the soccer field. Starring at Old Trafford, Manchester United's homeground, Cantona got the nickname "The King". The controversial striker has been praised as the one who brought back the trophies to one of the world's most famous soccer clubs. Cantona is...
Actor | Octopussy
Louis Jourdan was born Louis Robert Gendre in Marseille, France, to Yvonne (née Jourdan) and Henry Gendre, a hotel owner. He was educated in France, Britain, and Turkey. He trained as an actor with René Simon at the École Dramatique. He debuted on screen in 1939, going on to play cultivated, ...
Actor | Flash Gordon
Peter Paul Wyngarde was born at the home of an aunt in Marseille, Southern France, and is the son of an English father and French mother. Owing to his father's work as a member of the British Diplomatic Service, Peter spent much of his early childhood moving from one country to another, and was ...
7. Jean Sorel
Actor | The Day of the Jackal
Jean Sorel was born on September 25, 1934 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Jean de Combault-Roquebrune. He is an actor, known for The Day of the Jackal (1973), Belle de Jour (1967) and Una sull'altra (1969). He was previously married to Anna Maria Ferrero.
Actress | Don Juan DeMarco
Géraldine Pailhas was born on January 8, 1971 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. She is an actress, known for Don Juan DeMarco (1994), Young & Beautiful (2013) and La neige et le feu (1991). She is married to Christopher Thompson. They have two children.
10. Simone Simon
Actress | Cat People
Diminutive, fiery-tempered Simone Simon was born in France, but spent much of her early childhood in Madagascar, where her father managed a graphite mine. Her schooling was somewhat unsettled, her family moving from city to city (Berlin, Budapest, Turin) before finally establishing themselves in ...
11. Melissa Mars
Actress | From Paris with Love
International actress and French singer in front of the camera - songwriter, screenwriter, photographer and director behind the camera, Melissa Mars is one of those jack-of-all-trades artists who started her career at the age of 13. She received major notice in the United States and around the ...
Actor | Don Camillo
The apocryphal biography of Fernand Contandin tells the invention of his artistic name Fernandel by his sister-in-law ("Voici le Fernand d'elles"). At the beginning of the thirties he became a typical actor of the comedy genre: popular, common, likable and with a concealed grain of drama. Marc ...
13. Yvette Duguay
Actress | The Cimarron Kid
Yvette Duguay was born on June 24, 1932 in Marseille, France as Audrey L. Pearlman. She was an actress, known for The Cimarron Kid (1952), The Shanghai Story (1954) and Domino Kid (1957). She was married to Robert C. Anderson, John F. Sheeley and Hal Paiss. She died on October 14, 1986 in Los ...
14. Zinédine Zidane
Self | Goal!
Zinédine Zidane was born on June 23, 1972 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Zinédine Yazid Zidane. He is an actor, known for Goal! The Dream Begins (2005), Goal II: Living the Dream (2007) and Astérix aux jeux olympiques (2008). He has been married to Véronique Fernandez-Lentisco ...
Actor | Apocalypse Now
Christian Marquand was born on March 15, 1927 in Marseille, France. He was an actor and director, known for Apocalypse Now (1979), The Longest Day (1962) and ...And God Created Woman (1956). He was married to Tina Aumont. He died on November 22, 2000 in Ivry-sur-Seine, Val-de-Marne, France.
Writer | Picasso, l'inventaire d'une vie
Olivier Widmaier Picasso was born on June 4, 1961 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Olivier Widmaier-Picasso. He is an actor and writer, known for Picasso, l'inventaire d'une vie (2014), Highlander (1992) and Thé ou café (1996).
34. Antonin Artaud
Actor | La passion de Jeanne d'Arc
Antonin Artaud was born on September 4, 1896 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Antoine Marie Joseph Artaud. He was an actor and writer, known for The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928), Napoleon (1927) and Graziella (1926). He died on March 4, 1948 in Ivry-sur-Seine, Val-de-Marne, France.
36. Hélène Cordet
Actress | The Limping Man
Hélène Cordet was born on July 3, 1917 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Hélène Foufounis. She was an actress, known for The Limping Man (1953), Three Steps in the Dark (1953) and Tale of Three Women (1954). She was married to N. Boisot. She died on May 1, 1996 in Switzerland.
38. Edmond Rostand
Writer | Roxanne
Edmund Rostand was a prominent French playwright and poet.
Rostand, who was born in Marseille on 1 April, 1868, the son of the distinguished economist Eugene Rostand (1843-1915), first achieved success in Paris at the age of twenty with his vaudeville sketch 'Le Gant Rouge". A collection of poems in...
39. Raphaël Nadjari
Director | Avanim
Raphael Nadjari (born 1971 in Marseille, France) is a French born writer and director for film and television. In 1993, Nadjari started working for French television as a writer and director. In 1997, he wrote the television screenplay Le P'tit Bleu, which was directed by Francois Vautier for ARTE ...
41. René Allio
Director | La vieille dame indigne
René Allio was born on March 8, 1924 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. He was a director and writer, known for La vieille dame indigne (1965), Les camisards (1972) and Moi, Pierre Rivière, ayant égorgé ma mère, ma soeur et mon frère... (1976). He died on ...
42. Serge Marquand
Actor | Barbarella
Serge Marquand was born on March 12, 1930 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Barbarella (1968), Spirits of the Dead (1968) and Nestor Burma (1991). He was married to Véronique Bonnardel. He died on September 4, 2004 in Paris, France.
Writer | Un long dimanche de fiançailles
Sébastien Japrisot was born on July 4, 1931 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Jean-Baptiste Rossi. He was a writer and director, known for A Very Long Engagement (2004), Rider on the Rain (1970) and One Deadly Summer (1983). He died on March 4, 2003 in Vichy, Allier, France.
47. Henri Crémieux
Writer | Les deux 'Monsieur' de Madame
Henri Crémieux was born on July 19, 1896 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. He was an actor and writer, known for Les deux 'Monsieur' de Madame (1933), Miroir (1947) and Le théâtre de la jeunesse (1960). He was married to Germaine Cremiueux. He died on May 10, 1980 in Cassis, ...
50. Gus Leonard
Actor | Wurra-Wurra
Gus Leonard was born on February 4, 1859 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France as Amédée Théodore Gaston Lerond. He was an actor, known for Wurra-Wurra (1916), Mush and Milk (1933) and Coney Island (1928). He died on March 27, 1939 in Los Angeles, California, USA.