Jacques René Chirac, 22nd President of France
Jacques Cartier, French explorer of Quebec
Jacques-Yves Cousteau, French oceanographer Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Swiss philosopher
(Joseph) Jacques Omer Plante, Canadian ice hockey player
Jacques Derrida (born JackieÉlie Derrida), French philosopher
Jacques RomainGeorges Brel, Belgian singer-songwriter
Jacques Mayol, Chinese-born French free diver
Jacques Marie Émile Lacan, French psychiatrist
Jacques Loeb, German-American physiologist and biologist
Jacques DimitriReeves, American NFL football player
Jacques Rashaud McClendon, American NFL football player
Jacques E. Cesaire, American NFL football player
(Jacques) Dominique Wilkins, American basketball player
Jacques Lucien Monod, French biologist and Nobel Prize winner
Jacques Henry Kallis, South African cricketer
Jacques Toubon, French politician
Jacques Snicket, character in Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events
Jacques, jester in video game "Spyro the Dragon"
Jacques, character in The Fleurville Trilogy by Countess De Segur
Jacques the Cleaner Shrimp, character in Disney's "Finding Nemo"
Dr. Jacques Von Hämsterviel, character in Disney's "Lilo & Stitch"
Jacques Blanc, character in the Onimusha video game series
Jacques The Scratcher, character in computer game "Wizard 101"
Jacques Beaupierre, character in Aaron Elkins' "Skeleton Dance"
Jacques Dubrinsky, character in the Carpathian Novels by Christine Feehan
"Frere Jacques," children's song