Marie Glory
Marie Glory (March 3, 1905 – January 24, 2009), was a French actress. She was born Raymonde Louise Marcelle Toully in Mortagne-au-Perche, Orne, Normandy. She made her film debut in 1924 with a small r...
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Frédéric Née
Frédéric Née (born April 18, 1975 in Bayeux, Calvados) is a French football striker who last played for SC Bastia in the French Ligue 2. He announced his retirement at the end of the 2006/2007 season ...
Rodolphe Thomas
Rodolphe Thomas (born August 8, 1962 in Falaise, Calvados) is a French politician and member of the MoDem.Born in Falaise, he moved to the new town of Hérouville-Saint-Clair in 1966, where his parents...
Christophe Rocancourt
Christophe Thierry Rocancourt, sometimes also called Christopher Rocancourt (born July 16, 1967), is an impostor, confidence man and gentleman thief who scammed affluent people by masquerading as a Fr...
Marie-Madeleine de Chauvigny de la Peltrie
Marie-Madeleine de Chauvigny de la Peltrie (1603 – 18 November 1671) was a French woman who started the Order of Ursulines of Quebec.
Marie-Madeleine Chauvigny was born in 1603 at Alençon, F...
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Alphonse Allais
Alphonse Allais (20 October 1854 – 28 October 1905) was a French writer and humorist born in Honfleur, Calvados.He is the author of many collections of whimsical writings. A poet as much as a humorist...
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Pierre Varignon
Pierre Varignon (Caen 1654 – 23 December 1722 Paris) was a French mathematician. He was educated at the Jesuit College and the University in Caen, where he received his M.A. in 1682. He took Holy Orde...
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Cédric Hengbart
Cédric Hengbart (born 13 July 1980 in Falaise, France) is a French footballer. He currently plays for Kerala Blasters as a Centre back.
On 21 August 2014, Hengbart was drafted by Indian Super Leag...
René Richard Louis Castel
René Richard Louis Castel (6 October 1758, Vire – 15 June 1832, Reims) was a French poet and naturalist.The genus Castela was named after him, honoring his works in botany.
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Charles-Julien Lioult de Chênedollé
Charles-Julien Lioult de Chênedollé (4 November 1769 – 2 December 1833) was a French poet.
He was born at Vire (Calvados). His father was a member of the revenue court of Normandy. He early showed...
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Michel Ferté
Michel Ferté (born 8 December 1958 in Falaise, Calvados) is a professional racing driver. He is the younger brother of Alain Ferté, who is also a professional racing driver.Michel Ferté competed five...
Frédéric de Lafresnaye
Baron Nöel Frédéric Armand André de Lafresnaye (24 July 1783 - 14 July 1861) was a French ornithologist and collector.Lafresnaye was born into an aristocratic family at Chateau de La Fresnaye in Falai...
Richard Peduzzi
Richard Peduzzi (born 1943 in Argentan, Orne) is a French scenographer. He was the director of the French Academy in Rome from September 2002 to August 2008.Since 1969, he has decorated the sets desig...
Marcel Pinel
Marcel Pinel (born 8 July 1908 in Honfleur (Calvados) and died 18 March 1968) was a French footballer.
Pinel started at the club in his home town, CS Honfleur, and after being transferred to Paris...
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Lucie Delarue-Mardrus
Lucie Delarue-Mardrus (born in Honfleur, 3 November 1874 - died, 26 April 1945 ) was a French journalist, poet, novelist, sculptor, historian and designer. She was a prolific writer who produced m...
Henry Moret
Henry Moret (12 December 1856, Cherbourg – 5 May 1913, Paris) was a French Impressionist painter. He was one of the artists who associated with Gauguin at Pont-Aven in Brittany.
Little is known of...
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Emmanuel Liais
Emmanuel Liais (15 February 1826–5 March 1900) was a French astronomer, botanist and explorer who spent many years in Brazil.He was born in Cherbourg, the son of a wealthy family in the shipbuil...
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