Namesakes

Notable Athletes: 3 soccer, 1 rugby, 1 tennis
(soccer) Benoît Angbwa   1982-  
(soccer) Benoît Assou-Ekotto   1984-  
(rugby) Benoît Piffero   1987-  
(soccer) Benoît Costil   1987-  
(tennis) Benoît Paire   1989-  
Notable Philosophers and Thinkers: 1 mathematician
Benoit Mandelbrot   1924-2010  
Other Royalty: 1 grand duke
Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (a.k.a. Benoît)   1964-2000   Luxembourg  
Saints: 2 saints
Saint Benedict (a.k.a. Benoît)   1163-1184  
Saint Benoît-Joseph Labré   1748-1783