Robert Louis-Dreyfus
Robert Louis-Dreyfus ((1946-06-14)14 June 1946 – 4 July 2009(2009-07-04)) was a French businessman who had major success as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Adidas-Salomon and Saatchi & Saatc...
Andre Finkelstein
André Finkelstein (born 1923) was deputy director general of the IAEA from 1969 to 1973 and a high-ranking official in the Commissariat à l’Énergie Atomique (CEA), the French government’s oversight bo...
Christian-Jaque
Christian-Jaque (byname of Christian Maudet; 4 September 1904 – 8 July 1994) was a French filmmaker. From 1954 to 1959, he was married to actress Martine Carol, who starred in several of his f...
François Boucher
François Boucher ([fʁɑ̃swa buʃe]) (29 September 1703 – 30 May 1770) was a French painter in the Rococo style. Boucher is known for his idyllic and voluptuous paintings on classical themes, decor...
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François Cevert
Albert François Cevert Goldenberg (25 February 1944 in Paris, France – 6 October 1973 at Watkins Glen, New York, United States) was a French racing driver who took part in the Formula One World C...
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Jacques Doillon
Jacques Doillon (born 15 March 1944) is a French film director. He has a habit of giving lead roles to inexperienced young actresses in his films on family life and women. Some actresses to break thro...
Octave-Louis Aubert
Octave-Louis Aubert, (1870–1950) was a French editor and writer associated with Breton nationalism.Born in Paris, Aubert came to Brittany in 1893 when he got a job as assistant editor of the journal R...
Stéphane Allagnon
Stéphane Allagnon is a French film director and screenwriter, born in Paris.
Born in Paris, he spent his youth in Normandy, ( Isigny-sur-Mer ).He graduated in Architecture at École Nationale Supér...
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Jérôme Lalemant
Jérôme Lalemant, S.J. (Paris, April 27, 1593 – Quebec City, January 26, 1673) was a French Jesuit priest who was a leader of the Jesuit mission in New France.
Lalemant entered the Jesuit novitiate...
Joseph Boze
Joseph Boze (ca. 1746–1826) was a French portrait and miniature painter born at Les Martigues (Bouches-du-Rhône). He painted the portraits of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette, and, being devoted to the ...
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Marcel Allain
Marcel Allain (15 September 1885 – 25 August 1969) was a French writer mostly remembered today for his co-creation with Pierre Souvestre of the fictional arch-villain and master criminal Fantômas.The ...
Charles Lallemant
Charles Lallemant (or Lalemant), (November 17, 1587 – November 18, 1674) born in Paris in 1587 and later became the first Superior of the Jesuit Missions amongst the Huron in Canada. His letter ...
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Antoine Forqueray
Antoine Forqueray (September 1671 – 28 June 1745) was a French composer and virtuoso of the viola da gamba.Forqueray, born in Paris, was the first in a line of composers which included his brother Mic...
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Claude Lelouch
Claude Barruck Joseph Lelouch ([ləluʃ]; born 30 October 1937) is a French film director, writer, cinematographer, actor and producer.
Lelouch was born in the 9th arrondissement of Paris, the son o...
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Martine Aubry
Martine Aubry ([maʁtin obʁi]; née Delors; born 8 August 1950) is a French politician. She has been the First Secretary of the French Socialist Party (Parti Socialiste, or PS) since November 2008 and f...
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