Sébastien Foucan
Sébastien Foucan (born 27 May 1974 in Paris) is a French freerunner of Guadeloupean descent. He is the founder of freerunning, and considered an early developer of Parkour. Known for his views on the ...
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André-Jacques Garnerin
André-Jacques Garnerin (31 January 1769 – 18 August 1823) was a balloonist and the inventor of the frameless parachute. He was appointed Official Aeronaut of France.
Garnerin was born in Paris. He...
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David Belle
David Belle (born 29 April 1973) is a French actor, film choreographer and stunt coordinator. He is deemed the Founder or leading pioneer of the physical discipline Parkour, coining it based on his tr...
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Charles Blondin
Charles Blondin (born Jean François Gravelet, 28 February 1824 – 22 February 1897) was a French tightrope walker and acrobat.
Blondin was born on 28 February 1824 at St Omer, Pas-de-Calais, France...
Madame Saqui
Madame Saqui (born Marguerite-Antoinette Lalanne on February 26, 1786 in Agde, Hérault ; February 21, 1866) was a noted French tightrope walker or "rope dancer." For a time she had her own thea...
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Rémy Julienne
Rémy Julienne (born April 17, 1930) is a pioneering French driving stunt performer, stunt coordinator, assistant director and occasional actor. He is also a former rallycross champion and 1956 French ...
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Cyril Raffaelli
Cyril Raffaelli (born 1 April 1974) is a French traceur, martial artist and stuntman.
Utilizing shotokan karate and wushu, Raffaelli has been a regular in films with Luc Besson and David Belle, th...
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Jeanne Geneviève Labrosse
Jeanne Geneviève Garnerin (1775–1847), née Labrosse, was a French balloonist and parachutist. She was the wife of André-Jacques Garnerin, a hydrogen balloonist and inventor of the frameless parachute....
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Philippe Petit
Philippe Petit ([filip pəti]; born 13 August 1949) is a French high-wire artist who gained fame in 1974 for his high-wire walk between the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, on th...
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Alain Robert
Alain Robert (born as Robert Alain Philippe on 7 August 1962) is a French rock climber and urban climber, from Digoin, Saône-et-Loire, Bourgogne, France. Known as "the French Spider-Man" (after the co...
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