List of Famous people born in North Macedonia
Goran Pandev is a Macedonian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Italian club Genoa. He is the captain of the North Macedonia national football team, and is the country's all-time top scorer with 36 goals.
Simona Brown is an English actress.
Cedi Osman is a Turkish professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He plays the small forward position.
Admir Mehmedi is a Swiss professional footballer of Albanian descent who plays as a second striker or centre forward for Bundesliga club VfL Wolfsburg and the Switzerland national team.
Ezgjan Alioski is a Macedonian professional footballer who plays as a winger or wing-back for Premier League club Leeds United and the North Macedonia national team. He is commonly known as 'Gjanni'.
Blerim Džemaili is a Swiss professional footballer who plays for Super League club Zürich as a midfielder.
Stole Dimitrievski is a Macedonian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Spanish La Liga club Rayo Vallecano and the North Macedonia national team.
Zoran Zaev is a Macedonian economist and politician who is serving as the Prime Minister of North Macedonia since 30 August 2020, a position he previously held from 31 May 2017 to 3 January 2020.
Nuri Seferi is an Albanian professional boxer who competes out of Burgdorf, Switzerland.
Elif Elmas is a Macedonian professional footballer who plays for Serie A club Napoli and the North Macedonia national team as a midfielder.
Sefer Seferi is an Albanian professional boxer. His older brother Nuri Seferi is also a professional boxer.
Arif Şentürk, traditional folk singer and compiler. He is known as a singer who performs Balkan ethnical music.
Tamara Todevska, also known mononymously as Tamara, is a Macedonian singer, songwriter and recording artist.
Amra Sadiković is a Swiss tennis player. She announced her retirement in May 2014, a few days after her 25th birthday, only to begin playing on the ITF Women's Circuit again 13 months later.
Enis Bardhi is a Macedonian professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Spanish club Levante UD and the North Macedonia national team.
Zana Ramadani is a German politician, feminist activist, and author of Albanian descent. She was chair of the Junge Union, the youth organization of the CDU, in Wilnsdorf in Central Germany.
Adis Jahović is a Macedonian footballer who plays as a forward for Süper Lig club Göztepe.
Ertan Saban is a Macedonian-Turkish stage and screen actor. He was born in Skopje, SR Macedonia, SFR Yugoslavia. He is of Turkish descent.
David Babunski is a Macedonian footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Romanian club Viitorul Constanța.
Kiril Lazarov is a Macedonian handball player for HBC Nantes and the North Macedonia national team, which he also captains and coaches.