Namesakes

French Presidents and Prime Ministers: 1 president, 1 prime minister
(president) Alain Poher   1969; 1974  
(prime minister) Alain Juppé   1995-1997  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor
Alain Delon   1935-  
Notable Athletes: 1 driving, 1 handball, 1 soccer
(driving) Alain Prost   1955-  
(handball) Guillaume Gille (a.k.a. Alain)   1976-  
(soccer) Max Gradel (a.k.a. Alain)   1987-  
Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 gold, 1 silver/bronze/gold, 1 silver/gold
(silver/gold) Alain Mimoun   1948; 1952; 1956   10000 m; 5000 m; marathon  
(bronze) Alain Mosconi   1968   swimming - 400 m freestyle  
(gold) Guillaume Gille (a.k.a. Alain)   2008; 2012   handball  
(silver/bronze/gold) Alain Bernard   2008; 2012   swimming  
Saints: 2 blessed
Blessed Alain de la Roche   1428-1475  
Blessed Alain de Solminihac   1593-1659