Frank Burty Haviland
Frank Burty Haviland (Limoges, 15 October 1886 - Perpignan, 1971) was a Cubist painter, a friend and early client of Picasso and Braque, and an early collector of African art.
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Xavier Darcos
Xavier Darcos (born 14 July 1947) is a French politician, scholar, civil servant and former Minister of Labour.An agrégé professor in literature and general inspector of the National Education system,...
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Martial Valin
Martial Valin (1898 - 1980) was a French aviator.
Paul Carnot
Paul Carnot (16 November 1869 – 1 June 1957) was a French physician born in Limoges.He served as médecin des hôpitaux in Paris, becoming a professor of therapeutic medicine in 1918 to the Paris medic...
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Jean Baptiste Treilhard
Jean-Baptiste Treilhard (1742 – 1 December 1810) was an important French statesman of the revolutionary period. He passed through the troubled times of the Republic and Empire with great political sav...
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Jean-Louis Fage
Jean-Louis Fage (30 September 1883, in Limoges – 1964, in Dijon) was a French marine biologist and arachnologist.A native of Limoges, he studied biology at the Sorbonne and in the laboratory at ...
Léon Faucher
Léonard Joseph (Léon) Faucher ([leɔ̃ foʃe]; 8 September 1803 – 14 December 1854) was a French politician and economist.
Faucher was born at Limoges, Haute-Vienne. When he was nine years old the fa...
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Jean Cruveilhier
Jean Cruveilhier [ʒaˈn krū-vā-yā'] (February 9, 1791 – March 7, 1874) was a French anatomist and pathologist.
Cruveilhier was born in Limoges, France. As a student in Limoges, he planned to en...
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François Élie Roudaire
François Élie Roudaire (born 6 August 1836 in Gueret and deceased 14 January 1885 in Gueret), was a French author, military officer and geographer. He, along with Ferdinand de Lesseps, was a proponent...
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Pierre Bergounioux
Pierre Bergounioux (born 1949 in Brive-la-Gaillarde, Corrèze) is a French writer. He won the 1986 Prix Alain-Fournier for his second novel, Ce pas et le suivant. And in 2002, he won the SGDL literary ...
Cédric Heymans
Cédric Heymans (born 20 July 1978 in Brive-la-Gaillarde, Corrèze) is a former French rugby union footballer. He is currently a coach with Toulouse after retiring from rugby with Bayonne in 2013. He st...
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François-Xavier Audouin
François-Xavier Audouin (18 April 1765, in Limoges, Haute-Vienne – 23 July 1837, in Paris) was a French clergyman and politician during the French Revolution. He was a member of the Club des Jac...
Pierre Célor
Pierre Célor (1902, Tulle, Corrèze - 1957) was a member of the French Communist Party from 1923, becoming one of the four secretaries of its Central Committee in 1929, beside Maurice Thorez and Henri ...
Robert Nivelle
Robert Georges Nivelle (15 October 1856 – 22 March 1924) was a French artillery officer who served in the Boxer Rebellion, and the First World War. Nivelle was a very capable commander and organizer o...
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René Navarre
René Navarre (8 July 1877 – 8 February 1968) was a French actor of the silent era. He appeared in 109 films between 1910 and 1946. He was born in Limoges, Haute-Vienne and died in Azay-sur-Cher,...
Rirette Maitrejean
Rirette Maitrejean was the pseudonym of Anna Estorges. She was a French individualist anarchist born in 1887 in Tulle who collaborated in the French individualist anarchism magazine L'Anarchie along w...
Thomas Robert Bugeaud
Thomas Robert Bugeaud, marquis de la Piconnerie, duc d'Isly (15 October 1784 – 10 June 1849) was a Marshal of France and Governor-General of Algeria.
He was born at Limoges, a member of a noble fa...
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Laurent Koscielny
Laurent Koscielny ([loˈʁɑ̃ kosjɛlˈɲi]) (born 10 September 1985) is a French footballer who plays as a defender for Arsenal and the French national team. He primarily plays as a centre back but he can ...
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Cédric Villani
Cédric Villani (born 5 October 1973) is a French mathematician working primarily on partial differential equations and mathematical physics. He was awarded the Fields Medal in 2010.
After attendin...
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Pierre Marie Édouard Lamy de la Chapelle
Pierre Marie Édouard Lamy de la Chapelle (1804, Limoges – 23 September 1886) was a French botanist.Lamy de la Chapelle is known for botanical investigations of Haute-Vienne. In his research he collabo...
Jean Tharaud
Jean Tharaud (9 May 1877 – 8 April 1952) was a French writer.Tharaud was born in Saint-Junien, Haute-Vienne.He was the eighteenth member elected to occupy seat 4 of the Académie française in 1946. His...
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