Algerian War
The Algerian War, also known as the Algerian War of Independence or the Algerian Revolution (Berber: Tagrawla Tadzayrit; Arabic: الثورة الجزائرية‎ Al-thawra Al-Jazaa'iriyya; French: Guer...
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National Liberation Front (Algeria)
The National Liberation Front (Arabic: جبهة التحرير الوطني Jabhet Al-Taḥrīr Al-Waṭanī‎; French: Front de Libération Nationale, hence FLN) is a socialist political party in Algeria. It wa...
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Organisation de l'armée secrète
The Organisation de l'armée secrète (OAS — or Organisation armée secrète, lit. "Organisation of the Secret Army" or "Secret Armed Organisation") was a short-lived French dissident far-right para...
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Mourad Didouche
Mourad Didouche (1927-1955 in Kabyle: Diduc Murad Arabic: ديدوش مراد ) is a veteran of the Algeria’s war of independence (1954-1962).Mourad Didouche, nicknamed si Abdelkader, was born on July 13, 1927...
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Paul Maurice Pallary
Paul Maurice Pallary (9 March 1869, Mers-el-Kebir, Algeria – 9 January 1942, Oran, Algeria) was a French-Algerian malacologist.His pioneering research on molluscs was mainly concentrated in the wester...
Algerian War
The Algerian War, also known as the Algerian War of Independence or the Algerian Revolution (Berber: Tagrawla Tadzayrit; Arabic: الثورة الجزائرية‎ Al-thawra Al-Jazaa'iriyya; French: Guer...
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Salah Boubnider
Salah Boubnider (1929 – 27 May 2005) was an Algerian National Liberation Army colonel who was among the first to join the fight for independence. He was born in 1929 in Oued Zenati and died on 27 May ...
Battle of Bab El Oued
The Battle of Bab el Oued, or occasionally the Siege of Bab el Oued, (French: Bataille de Bab el Oued) was a battle of the Algerian War (1954–1962) between Organisation de l'Armée Secrète (OAS) mi...
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Jean-Claude Beton
Jean-Claude Beton (January 14, 1925 – December 2, 2013) was an Algerian-born French businessman, agricultural engineer and entrepreneur. Beton was the founder of the French soft drink maker, Orangina....
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French Évian Accords referendum, 1962
A referendum to approve the Évian Accords ending the Algerian War and granting self-determination to Algeria was held in France on 8 April 1962. It was approved by 90.8% of voters with a 75.3% turnout...
List of Pieds-Noirs
This is a list of notable Pieds-Noirs (French pronunciation: [pjenwaʁ], Black-Foot), a term referring to French citizens who lived in French Algeria before independence, from 1830 to 1962. Specificall...
Algerian Communist Party
The Algerian Communist Party (in French: Parti Communiste Algérien) was a communist party in Algeria. The PCA emerged in 1920 as an extension the French Communist Party (PCF) and eventually became a s...
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Fellagha
The Fellagha, an Arabic word literally meaning "bandit", but also comes from "fellah" or farmer, and "fallaq" or blow up, refers to groups of armed militants affiliated with anti-colonial movements in...
Jeanson network
The Jeanson network (French: Réseau Jeanson) was a group of French leftwing militants led by Francis Jeanson who helped Algerian National Liberation Front agents operating in the French metropolit...
Battle of Philippeville
The Battle of Philippeville was part of the Algerian War between France and Algerian rebels, primarily the National Liberation Front (FLN) The battle took place on August 20, 1955 and centered on the ...
Fernand Yveton
Fernand Iveton (his surname is sometimes erroneously rendered as "Yveton"; 12 January 1926, Algiers - 11 February 1957) was the only pied noir among the 198 supporters of the FLN who were executed (as...
French National Police
The National Police (French: Police nationale), formerly the Sûreté nationale, is one of two national police forces and the main civil law enforcement agency of France, with primary jurisdiction i...
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Toussaint Rouge
Toussaint Rouge (English: Red All-Saints' Day), also known as Toussaint Sanglant (Bloody All-Saints' Day) is the name given to the series of attacks that took place on 1 November 1954 (the Catholi...
Oran massacre of 1962
The Oran massacre of 1962 was a massacre of European—mostly French—civilians in Oran, Algeria from July 5 though 7, 1962, after a cease-fire had been declared at the end of the Algerian War (1954–62)....
Frères Isola
Les Frères Isola refers to brothers:
The Little Soldier
The Little Soldier (French: Le Petit Soldat) is a 1960 French film, written and directed by French filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard, but not released until 1963. It was Godard's first film with Anna Kar...
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Algiers putsch of 1961
The Algiers putsch (French: Putsch d'Alger or Coup d'État d'Alger), also known as the Generals' putsch (Putsch des Généraux), was a failed coup d'état to overthrow French President Charles de Gaul...