List of Lebanese people

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This is a list of notable individuals born and residing mainly in Lebanon.

Lebanese expatriates residing overseas and possessing Lebanese citizenship are also included.

For people of Lebanese descent, see List of Lebanese people (Diaspora).

Activist[edit]

Arts and entertainment[edit]

Beauty pageant contestants[edit]

Fashion designers[edit]

Film, television, and radio personalities[edit]

Singers, composers, and musicians[edit]

Theatre[edit]

  • Hassan Alaa Eddin - commonly known as Chouchou or Shoushou, actor, comedian
  • Jalal Khoury - playwright, theatre director, comedian and artistic editor

Visual artists[edit]

Architecture[edit]

Business[edit]

Education[edit]

Journalism[edit]

Military[edit]

Religion[edit]

Religious personalities[edit]

  • Muhammad Jamaluddin al-Makki al-Amili Was a Shi'a scholar,Born in Jabal A'mel in Southern Lebanon. Although he is neither the first Muslim, nor the first Shi'te to die for his religion, he became known as "Shahid Awwal" because he was probably the first Shia scholar of such stature to have been killed in a brutal manner.(1334–1385)
  • Al-Hurr al-Aamili - Was a muhaddith and a prominent Twelver Shi’a scholar,Born in Jabal A'mel in southern Lebanon. (1624-1693)
  • Bahāʾ al-dīn al-ʿĀmilī - Was an Arab Shia Islamic scholar,Born in Baalbek in Lebanon, philosopher, architect, mathematician, astronomer and poet who lived in the late 16th and early 17th centuries and died in Safavid Iran. (1547-1621)
  • Aram I Keshishian - Catholicos of the Armenian Apostolic Church, See of the Great House of Cilicia (in Antelias, Lebanon)
  • Estephan El Douaihy - former Maronite Patriarch (1670–1704)
  • Mohammad Hussein Fadlallah - Shiite cleric (1935–2010)
  • Salim Ghazal - Melkite Greek Catholic bishop (1931-2011)
  • Elias Peter Hoayek - former Maronite Patriarch (1898–1931)
  • Hassan Khaled - Sunni cleric, Mufti of the Lebanese Republic (1966-1989)
  • Anthony Peter Khoraish - former Maronite Patriarch (1975–1986)
  • Bechara Boutros al-Rahi - Maronite Patriarch (2011-incumbent)
  • Musa al-Sadr - Shiite religious leader
  • Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir - former Maronite Patriarch (1986-2011)

Roman Catholic Popes[edit]

(Known as Syrian popes -- refer to Category:Syrian popes

Saints[edit]

Politicians[edit]

Presidents of Lebanon[edit]

Prime Ministers of Lebanon[edit]

Speakers of Parliament[edit]

Political personalities[edit]

Other political personalities[edit]

Sciences[edit]

Medicine[edit]

Scientists[edit]

Sports personalities[edit]

Athletes[edit]

American/Canadian football[edit]

Automobile racing[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Ice hockey[edit]

Playing card tournament titleholders[edit]

Football[edit]

Writers[edit]

See also[edit]

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