- Gender: Male
- Birthday: 1906-11-16
- Day of Death: 1973-07-29 ( 67 years old )
- Place of Birth: Saint-Étienne-de-Lugdarès, Département Ardèche, France
- Also Known As: Henri Charriere / Henri-Antoine Charrière / Papillon
Henri Charrière was a French citizen sentenced to imprisonment for murder and transported to the penal settlements of French Guiana. His astonishing escapes became material for his published self-biography and the feature film “Papillon”.