Édith Cresson
Édith Cresson ([edit kʁɛsɔ̃]; born Édith Campion, 27 January 1934) is a French politician. She was the first and so far only woman to have held the office of Prime Minister of France.
Cresson was ...
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Joseph Le Caron
Joseph Le Caron, O.M.R., (ca. 1586 near Paris – March 29, 1632 in Gisors, France) was one of the four pioneer missionaries of Canada, (together with Father Denis Jamet, Father Jean Dolbeau, and ...
René Pottier
René Pottier (5 June 1879 in Moret-sur-Loing, Seine-et-Marne – 25 January 1907 in Levallois-Perret) was a French racing cyclistPottier won Bordeaux–Paris in 1903 before turning professional. He came s...
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Jean Cocteau
Jean Maurice Eugène Clément Cocteau ([ʒɑ̃ kɔkto]; 5 July 1889 – 11 October 1963) was a French writer, designer, playwright, artist and filmmaker. Cocteau is best known for his novel Les Enfants Terri...
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Simon Vouet
Simon Vouet ([vwɛ]; 9 January 1590 – 30 June 1649) was a French painter and draftsman, who today is perhaps best remembered for helping to introduce the Italian Baroque style of painting to France.
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Marcel Bucard
Marcel Bucard (December 7, 1895, Saint-Clair-sur-Epte – March 13, 1946, Fort of Châtillon) was a French Fascist politician.
A decorated soldier who earned a reputation for bravery in World W...
Miss Dominique
Miss Dominique [as she is generally known as], born Dominique Michalon September 7, 1978 in Sarcelles, France, is a French singer and second-place finalist of the fourth edition of Nouvelle Star [base...
Francis Rimbert
Francis Rimbert (born October 3, 1952 in Val d'Oise, France) is a French musician and composer.
Francis Rimbert started playing classical piano when he was 5 years old. At the conservatory, he stu...
Criquette Head-Maarek
Christiane "Criquette" Head (born 6 November 1948 at Marly-le-Roi, near Maisons-Laffitte, France) is considered to be the leading female racehorse trainer in the world.Known as Criquette, she was born...
Charles Pathé
Charles Pathé ([pate]; 26 December 1863 – 25 December 1957) was a major French pioneer of the film and recording industries.
The son of a butcher shop owner, Charles Pathé was born at Chevry...