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Le cimetière du Père-Lachaise doit son nom à François d'Aix de La Chaize, plus connu comme le père Lachaise qui, en ce lieu, possédait une maison de campagne en dehors des murs de Paris (du 17ème siècle).

 

Cimetière du Père-Lachaise

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┿┿┿ Peter ABELARD ‧ 1079-1142 ‧ philosopher ‧ ┿ Edmond François Valentin ABOUT ‧ 1828-1885 ‧ novelist‧journalist ‧ ┿ Marie Catherine Sophie d'AGOULT, comtesse ‧ alias Daniel STERN ‧ 1805-1876 ‧ author ‧ ‧ ┿ Jehan Ariste ALAIN ‧ Fra 1911-1940 ‧ composer ‧ organist ‧ ┿ Marietta ALBONI ‧ Italy 1826-1894 ‧ opera singer ‧ ┿ Jean-Charles Adolphe ALPHAND ‧ 1817-1891 ‧ civil engineer ‧ ‧ ┿ ▪ Miguel Ángel ASTURIAS Rosales ‧ 1899-1974 ‧ diplomat‧author ‧ NOBEL Prize ┿ Daniel AUBER ‧ Y ‧ composer ‧ ‧ ┿ Hubertine AUCLERT ‧ ‧ feminist‧activist women's suffrage ‧ ┿ Pierre AUGEREAU ‧ x ‧ military commander ‧ Marshal of France ‧ ┿ Jean-Pierre AUMONT ‧ ‧ actor ‧ father of Tina AUMONT ‧ husband of Maria MONTEZ ‧ ┿ Jane AVRIL ‧ x ‧ dancer ‧ ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Salvador BACARISSE Chinoria ‧ 1898-1963 ‧ composer ┿ Sarah BERNHARDT ‧ 1844-1923 ‧ stage~film actress ┿ Alphonse BERTILLON ‧ ‧ anthropologist ‧ father of anthropometry ┿ Julien BESSIÈRES ‧ ‧ scientist ‧ diplomat ‧ politician ‧ ┿ Ramón Emeterio BETANCES ‧ ‧ Puerto Rican nationalist ‧ ┿ ▪ Marie François Xavier BICHAT ‧ ‧ anatomist‧physiologist ‧ ┿ Fulgence BIENVENÜE ‧ ‧ civil engineer ‧ 'Father of the Paris Métro' ┿ Samuel BING ‧ ‧ art dealer ┿ Alexandre César Léopold Georges BIZET ‧ 1838-1875 ‧ composer‧conductor ┿ Louis BLANC ‧ ‧ historian ‧ statesman ┿ Sophie BLANCHARD ‧ ‧ 1e prof. female balloonist ‧ first woman died in aviation accident ‧ ┿ Auguste BLANQUI ‧ ‧ statesman ‧ ┿ Rosa BONHEUR ‧ ‧ painter ‧ ┿ Ludwig BÖRNE ‧ ‧ political writer ‧ satirist ‧ ┿ Pierre BOURDIEU ‧ ‧ sociologist ‧ ┿ Alexandrine-Caroline BRANCHU ‧ ‧ opera singer ‧ ┿ Édouard BRANLY ‧ ‧ scientist ‧ ┿ Pierre BRASSEUR ‧ ‧ comedian ‧ ┿ Jean Anthelme BRILLAT-SAVARIN ‧ ‧ lawyer ‧ politician ‧ epicure ‧ gastronome ‧ ┿ Alexandre-Théodore BRONGNIART ‧ ‧ architect ‧ design layout of Pėre Lachaise Cemetery ‧ ┿ Pierre BROSSOLETTE ‧ ‧ journalist ‧ politician ‧ Résistance leader ‧ ┿ Jean de BRUNHOFF ‧ ‧ author 'Babar the Elephant' ‧ ┿ Auguste-Laurent BURDEAU ‧ ‧ politician ‧ plaintiff in the Drumont-Burdeau trial ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Joseph-Marie–Auguste CAILLAUX ‧ 1863-1944 ‧ statesman ┿ Gustave CAILLEBOTTE ‧ 1848-1894 ‧ impressionist painter ┿ Frédéric François CHOPIN ‧ 1810-1849 ‧ composer ‧ heart entombed within a pillar at the Holy Cross Church in Warsaw ┿ Alain CLÉMENT ‧ ‧ journalist‧writer ┿ Jean-Baptiste CLÉMENT ‧ painter‧activist ┿ Jean-Baptiste Auguste CLÉSINGER ‧ 1814-1883 ‧ painter‧sculptor ‧ ┿ Émile COHL ‧ 1857-1938 ‧ cartoonist ┿ Sidonie-Gabrielle COLETTE ‧ 1873-1954 ‧ litterateur ┿ Count Alexandre Joseph COLONNA-WALEWSKI ‧ 1810-1868 ‧ statesman‧son of Napoleon I ┿ Auguste COMTE ‧ 1798-1857 ‧ thinker‧father Positivism ┿ Henri-Benjamin CONSTANT de Rebecque ‧ 1767-1830 ‧ Swiss‧liberal philosopher ┿ Bruno COQUATRIX ‧ 1910-1979 ‧ lyricist‧music impresario ‧ ┿ Jean-Baptiste-Camille COROT 1796-1875 ‧ painter ‧ ┿ Ramón CORRAL ‧ 1854-1912 ‧ Mexico ‧ politician‧vice-pres.1904-1911 ‧ ┿ Jean-Pierre CORTOT ‧ 1787-1843 ‧ sculptor ┿ Benoît baron COSTAZ ‧ 1761-1842 ‧ bishop ‧ ┿ Georges COURTELINE ‧ 1858-1929 ‧ playwright ┿ Thomas COUTURE ‧ 1815-1879 ‧ painter ‧ ┿ Rufino José CUERVO Urisarri ‧ 1844-1911 ‧ Colombia ‧ writer‧philologue ‧ ┿ Nancy Clara CUNARD ‧ 1896-1965 ‧ Eng ‧ poet‧activist ‧ ┿ Henri CURIEL ‧ 1914-1978 ‧ Egypt‧politician ┿ Georges Chrétien Léopold Dagobert CUVIER ‧ 1769-1832 ‧ founder paleontology ┿

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┿┿┿ Jarosław DABROWSKI ‧ exiled Polish revolutionary Nationalist ‧ last Commander-in-Chief - 1871: Paris Commune ‧ body never found‧memory honored on Federated Wall in northeast corner of the Père Lachaise Cemetery ‧ on monument erected outside the wall in the Square Samuel de Champlain ‧ ┿ Pierre DAC ‧ humorist ‧ ┿ Édouard DALADIER ‧ Radical-Socialist politician of the 1930s ‧ signatory of the Munich Agreement in 1938 ‧ Prime Minister of France at the outbreak of the WWII ‧ ┿ Alexandre DARRACQ ‧ automobile manufacturer ‧ ┿ Isadora DUNCAN ‧ 1877-1927 ‧ ┿ Henri DUPARC ‧ ‧ composer ┿ Éléonore DUPLAY ‧ friend of revolutionary Maximilien Robespierre ‧ ┿ Guillaume DUPUYTREN ‧ surgeon ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Paul ÉLUARD ‧ surrealist poet ‧ ┿ George ENESCU ‧ 1881-1955 ‧ Romania: composer‧pianist‧violinist‧conductor ┿ Camille ERLANGER ‧ 1863-1919 ‧ composer ┿ Max ERNST ‧ Germany ‧ artist ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Alexandre FALGUIÈRE ‧ sculptor ‧ ┿ ▪ Félix FAURE ‧ President of France ‧ ┿ ▪ Émile Henry FAURÉ LE PAGE ‧ small-arms manufacturer ‧ ┿ ▪ Robert de FLERS ‧ playwright ‧ journalist ‧ ┿ ▪ Suzanne FLON ‧ actress ‧ ┿ ▪ Pierre François Léonard FONTAINE ‧ neo-classical architect ‧ ┿ ▪ Jean de La FONTAINE ‧ litterateur ‧ o.a. fairy tales ‧ ┿ ▪ Joseph FOURIER ‧ mathematician ‧ physicist ‧ ┿ ▪ Jean FRANÇAIX ‧ composer ‧ ┿ ▪ Pierre FRANK ‧ Trotskyist politician ‧ ┿ ▪ William Temple FRANKLIN ‧ grandson Benjamin Franklin ‧ ┿ ▪ Loie FULLER ‧ dancer ‧ ┿ ▪ Laurent FIGNON ‧ cyclist ‧ ┿ ▪ Marie-Madeleine FOURCADE ‧ also 'Madeline' of the Resistance-leader of the Resistance network 'Alliance' during WWII ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Antonio de La GANDARA ‧ painter ‧ ┿ Louis-Antoine GARNIER-PAGÈS ‧ statesman ‧ ┿ Joseph Louis GAY-LUSSAC ‧ chemist ‧ physicist ‧ ┿ Pierre GEORGES ‧ Resistance leader ‧ 'Colonel Fabien' ‧ ┿ Théodore GÉRICAULT ‧ romantic painter ‧ 'the Raft of the Medusa' reproduced on his tomb by sculptor Antoine Étex ‧ ┿ Sophie GERMAIN ‧ mathematician ‧ physicist ‧ philosopher ‧ ‧ ┿ Abdul Rahman GHASSEMLOU ‧ leader Democratic Party Iranian Kurdistan ‧ ┿ André GILL ‧ caricaturist ‧ ┿ Manuel de GODOY ‧ Spanish prime minister ‧ court favorite ‧ ┿ Yvan GOLL ‧ French-German ‧ poet ‧ his wife Claire Goll ‧ ┿ Enrique GÓMEZ CARRILLO ‧ Guatemala ‧ novelist ‧ journalist ‧ war correspondent ‧ chronicler ‧ diplomat ‧ lived in Europe ‧ correspondent newspapers in Spain‧Argentina ‧ publ.86 books ‧ novels ‧ chronicles of his journeys to faraway places ‧ ┿ Laurent de GOUVION Saint-Cyr ‧ military commander ‧ Marshal of France ‧ ┿ Zénobe GRAMME ‧ Inventor Direct Current -DC- Dynamo ‧ statue on the grave of Zénobe sitting‧looking at a dynamo rotor ‧ ┿ Stéphane GRAPPELLI ‧ jazz violinist ‧ member Quintette du Hot Club de France ‧ ┿ André GRÉTRY ‧ Belgian-born ‧ composer ‧ ┿ Maurice GRIMAUD ‧ Prefecture of Police during May 1968 ‧ ┿ Giulia GRISI ‧ Italia ‧ opera singer ‧ grave is marked under her married name Giulia de Candia ‧ ┿ Félix GUATTARI ‧ militant ‧ institutional psychotherapist ‧ philosopher ‧ ┿ Jules GUESDE ‧ statesman ‧ ┿ Yvette GUILBERT ‧ actress ‧ singer ‧ ┿ Joseph-Ignace GUILLOTIN ‧ proposed guillotine as official method of execution in France ‧ ┿ Yılmaz GÜNEY ‧ Kurdish/Turkish actor, film director ‧ scenarist ‧ novelist ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Melanie HAHNEMANN ‧ homeopathist ‧ 1e female doctor in homeopathy ‧ ┿ Samuel HAHNEMANN ‧ Germany ‧ physician ‧ founder homeopathy ‧ ┿ Georges HAUSSMANN ‧ civil engineer ‧ town planner ‧ ┿ Jeanne HÉBUTERNE ‧ artist ‧ common-law wife artist Amedeo Modigliani ‧ ┿ Sadeq HEDAYAT ‧ Iran ‧ modern writer ‧ prose fiction & short stories ‧ ┿ HELOÏSE ‧ abbess ‧ scholar ‧ love affair with Peter Abelard ‧ ┿ Ticky HOLGADO ‧ actor ‧ ┿ Jean-Nicolas HUYOT ‧ architect ‧ Arc de Triomphe ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Jean Auguste Dominique INGRES ‧ painter ‧ ┿ Jean-Baptiste ISABEY ‧ painter ‧ ┿┿┿

—J—

┿┿┿ Claude JADE ‧ actress ‧ ┿ Léon JOUHAUX ‧ FR‧Paris 01-07-1879 | 28-04-1954 ‧ leader trade union ‧ Nobel Peace Prize 1951 ‧ ┿ ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿ ┿ ┿ Allan KARDEC ‧ born Hippolyte Leon Denizard Rivail ‧ founder of Spiritism ‧ ┿ Ahmet KAYA ‧ Turkish‧Kurdish ‧ singer‧songwriter ‧ political exile ‧ ┿ Alexander 'Couaski' KUCHARSKI ‧ 1741-1819 ‧ portrait painter ‧ ┿ François Christophe de KELLERMANN ‧ military commander ‧ Marshal of France ┿ Thomas Read KEMP ‧ Eng ‧ property developer ‧ statesman ‧ ┿ Henri KRASUCKI ‧ trade unionist ‧ ┿ Rodolphe KREUTZER ‧ ‧ violinist ‧ composer ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Jérôme LALANDE ‧ astronomer ‧ writer ‧ ┿ ▪ René LALIQUE ‧ ‧ glass designer ‧ ┿ Édouard LALO ‧ composer ‧ ┿ Theophanis LAMBOUKAS ‧ actor ‧ singer ‧ husband of Édith Piaf ‧ ┿ Francisco LARGO Caballero ‧ Former president of the Spanish II Republic ‧ ┿ Dominique Jean LARREY ‧ military surgeon ‧ ┿ Clarence John LAUGHLIN ‧ American Surrealist photographer from New Orleans‧Louisiana ‧ published: Ghosts Along the Mississippi ‧ ┿ Marie LAURENCIN ‧ painter ‧ ┿ Charles-François LEBRUN ‧ statesman ‧ ┿ Jean LE PAGE ‧ arquebusier ‧ fourbisseur du Roi et de l'Empereur ‧ ┿ Alexandre LEDRU-ROLLIN ‧ politician ‧ ┿ Louis James Alfred LEFÉBURE-Wély ‧ organist ‧ composer ‧ ┿ François Joseph LEFEBVRE ‧ ‧ military commander ‧ Marshal of France ‧ ┿ Ferdinand de LESSEPS ‧ ‧ Diplomat French developer of the Suez Canal ‧ ┿ Pierre LEVEGH ‧ x-1955 ‧ racing driver died in the 'Le Mans disaster' ‧ ┿ Jean-François LYOTARD ‧ philosopher ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Jacques MACDONALD ‧ military commander ‧ Marshal of France ‧ ┿ William MADOCKS ‧ English landowner ‧ statesman ‧ ┿ Milosz MAGIN ‧ Polish composer ‧ ┿ Nestor MAKHNO ‧ Ukrainia ‧ anarchist revolutionary ‧ ┿ Jacques-Antoine MANUEL ‧ lawyer ‧ statesman ‧ ‧ ┿ Auguste MAQUET ‧ author ‧ ┿ Marcel MARCEAU ‧ mime artist ‧ ┿ Angelo MARIANI ‧ chemist ‧ ┿ Célestine MARIÉ ‧ opera singer ‧ ┿ André MASSÉNA ‧ military commander ‧ Marshal of France ‧ ┿ Georges MÉLIÈS ‧ filmmaker ‧ producer 'a Trip to the Moon' ‧ ┿ Émile-Justin MENIER ‧ chocolatier ‧ ┿ Henri MENIER ‧ chocolatier ‧ ┿ Antoine Brutus MENIER ‧ chocolatier ‧ ┿ Maurice MERLEAU-Ponty ‧ philosopher ‧ ┿ Cléo de MÉRODE ‧ dancer ‧ ┿ Stuart MERRILL ‧ America ‧ symbolist poet ‧ ┿ Charles MESSIER ‧ astronomer, publisher of Messier's catalogue ‧ ┿ Jules MICHELET ‧ historian ‧ ┿ Joachim MURAT ‧ Napoleonic general ‧ Marshal of France ‧ ┿ Alfred de MUSSET ‧ poet ‧ novelist ‧ dramatist ‧ love affair with George Sand ‧ from his point of view in autobiographical novel 'la Confession d'un Enfant du Siècle' ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Félix NADAR ‧ photographer ‧ caricaturist ‧ journalist ‧ novelist ‧ balloonist ‧ ┿ Étienne de NANSOUTY ‧ General of Division ‧ commander of the Guard cavalry during Napoleonic Wars ‧ ┿ Francine NAVARRO ‧ crown princess Montenegro ‧ wife of prince Nikola II ‧ Petrović-Njegoš ‧ ┿ Gérard de NERVAL ‧ poet ‧ ┿ Michel NEY ‧ marshal of France ‧ Prince of the Moskowa ‧ fought in the Revolutionary Wars ‧ Napoleonic Wars ‧ ┿ Alwin NIKOLAIS - America ‧ choreographer ‧ ┿ Anna de NOAILLES ‧ poetess ‧ ┿ Charles NODIER ‧ writer ‧ ┿ Victor NOIR ‧ journalist killed by Napoleon Bonaparte in a dispute over a duel with Paschal Grousset. The tomb, designed by Jules Dalou, is notable for the realistic portrayal of the dead Noir ‧ ┿ Cyprian NORWID ‧ Polish poet ‧ ┿┿┿

—O—

┿┿┿ Pascale OGIER ‧ actress ‧ ┿ Virginia OLDOINI ‧ Countess of Castiglione ‧ Italia ‧ courtesan ‧ ┿ Max OPHÜLS ‧ Germany ‧ film director ‧ ┿ Louis-Guillaume OTTO ‧ diplomat ‧ ┿ Gholam Ali OVEISSI ‧ Iran ‧ military commander ‧ statesman ‧ ┿ Andranik Toros OZANIAN ‧ Armenia ‧ military commander ‧ statesman ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Antoine PARMENTIER ‧ agronomist ‧ enunciating ‧ dietary value of potatoes ‧ ‧ ┿ Alexandre Ferdinand PARSEVAL-Deschenes ‧ admiral ‧ ┿ François-Auguste PARSEVAL-Grandmaison ‧ poet ‧ uncle of the above ‧ ┿ Christine PASCAL ‧ actress ‧ ┿ Marcel PROUST ‧ 1871-1922 ‧ novelist‧essayist‧critic ┿ Pierre-Paul PRUD'HON ‧ painter ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Mademoiselle RACHEL ‧ actress ‧ ┿ François-Vincent RASPAIL ‧ scientist ‧ statesman ‧ remains later moved to the Panthéon ‧ ┿ Pierre-Joseph REDOUTÉ ‧ Belgian botanic illustrator ‧ ┿ Henri de RÉGNIER ‧ poet ‧ ┿ Norbert RILLIEUX ‧ America ‧ engineer ‧ invented multiple-effect evaporator ‧ ┿ Étienne-Gaspard ROBERT ‧ Belgie ‧ magician who performed under the stage name of Robertson ‧ ┿ Jacob ROBLÈS ‧ Famous grave for the medallion Silence -1842- by Antoine-Augustin Préault ‧ ┿ Georges RODENBACH ‧ poet ‧ ┿ Jean ROLLIN ‧ director ‧ novelist ‧ ┿ Jules ROMAINS ‧ writer ┿ Gioachino Antonio ROSSINI ‧ 1792-1868 ‧ composer ‧ 1887:Rossini's remains moved to Florence ‧ the crypt -dedicated to his memory- is still in Perè Lachaise ┿ Salomon James de ROTHSCHILD ‧ 1835-1864 ‧ ┿ Raymond ROUSSEL ‧ writer ‧ ┿ Alphonse ROYER ‧ poet ‧ dramatist ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Gholam-Hossein SA'EDI ‧ socialist novelist ‧ playwright ‧ ┿ countess Consuelo de SAINT EXUPÉRY ‧ writer ‧ wife of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry ‧ ┿ Étienne Geoffroy SAINT-HILAIRE ‧ naturalist ‧ ┿ Claude Henri de ROUVROY‧comte de SAINT-SIMON ‧ sociologist ‧ founder 'Saint-Simonian' movement ‧ ┿ Henri SALVADOR ‧ singer ‧ ┿ Yuliya SAMOYLOVA ‧ aristocrat ‧ ┿ Gertrude STEIN ‧ 1874-1946 ‧ author ┿ Elisabeta Alexandrovna STROGANOVA ‧ Francophile Russian aristocrat ‧ ┿ Louis Gabriel SUCHET ‧ military commander ‧ Marshal of France ‧ ┿┿┿

—T—

┿┿┿ Eugenia TADOLINI ‧ opera singer ‧ ┿ François-Joseph TALMA ‧ actor ‧ ┿ Pierre Alexandre TARDIEU ‧ engraver ‧ ┿ Gerda TARO ‧ war photographer ‧ love Robert CAPA ‧ one of the iconographers of the Spanish Civil War ‧ monument by Alberto Giacometti ‧ ┿ Jehangir Ratanji Dadabhoy TATA in 1993 ‧ India ‧ businessman Tata Group ‧ Bharat Ratna ‧ Legion of Honour ‧ ┿ Tapa TCHERMOEFF ‧ 1e Prime Minister Mountainous Rep. of Northern Caucasus ‧ ┿ Thomas TELLEFSEN ‧ pianist‧composer ‧ ┿ Ruben TER-MINASIAN ‧ Armenian politician ‧ a revolutionary ‧ member of Armenian Revolutionary Federation ARF Tashnag ‧ ┿ Adolphe THIERS ‧ historian ‧ statesman ‧ ┿ Maurice THOREZ ‧ communist politician ‧ ┿ Isaac TITSINGH ‧ surgeon ‧ scholar ‧ VOC trader ‧ ambassador to Qing China ‧ Tokugawa Japan ‧ ┿ Alice B. TOKLAS ‧ America ‧ author ‧ partner Gertrude Stein ‧ Toklas' name ‧ information is etched on the other side of Stein's gravestone in the same sparse style ‧ font ‧ ┿ Marie TRINTIGNANT ‧ actress ‧ ┿ Maurice TOURNEUR ‧ film director ‧ ┿ Rafael Leónidas TRUJILLO ‧ dictator ‧ the Dominican Republic ‧ ┿ Ramfis TRUJILLO ‧ Lt. Gen. ‧ Dominican Republic ‧ son of dictator gen.Trujillo ‧ ┿ J.R.D. TATA ‧ aviation pioneer ‧ former head of Tata ‧ ┿┿┿

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┿┿┿ Paul VAILLANT-COUTURIER ‧ 1892-1937 ‧ political journalist ‧ ‧ ┿ Pierre-Henri de VALENCIENNES ‧ 1750-1819 ‧ painter ‧ ‧ ┿ Jules Louis Joseph VALLÈS ‧ 1832-1885 ‧ writer ‧ [http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jules_Vallès ⌘] ‧ ┿ Louis Jacques Marie Collin du BOCAGE ~ Louis VERNEUIL ‧ 1893-1952 ‧ playwright ‧ ‧ ┿ Claude-VICTOR PERRIN ‧ 1764-1841 ‧ military commander ‧ Marshal of France ‧ ‧ ┿ [ Louis Tullius Joachim VISCONTI] ‧ 1791-1853 ‧ architect ‧ designing modern Louvre ‧ Napoleon's tomb at Les Invalides ‧ ‧ ┿ Dominique VIVANT ‧ baron de Denon ‧ artist ‧ writer ‧ diplomat ‧ archaeologist ‧ close to Chopin's grave ‧ ‧ ┿┿┿

—W—

┿┿┿ Countess Marie WALEWSKA ‧ Napoleon's mistress ‧ credited for pressing Napoleon to take important pro-Polish decisions during the Napoleonic Wars ‧ Only her heart is entombed here ‧ other remains returned to her native Poland ‧ ┿ Sir Richard WALLACE ‧ English art collector ‧ philanthropist ‧ ┿ Eduard WIIRALT ‧ Estonia ‧ artist ┿ Oscar WILDE ‧ 1854-1900 ‧ Irish ‧ novelist‧poet‧playwright ‧ by tradition, Wilde's admirers kiss the Art Deco monument while wearing lipstick ‧ initially buried in Cimetière de Bagneux ‧ 1909: remains transferred to Père Lachaise ‧ tomb is resting place of ashes of Robert ROSS who commissioned the monument ┿ Jeanette WOHL ‧ literary editor, longtime friend ‧ correspondent of Ludwig Börne ‧ ┿ Richard WRIGHT ‧ American author ‧ 'Native Son' ‧ ┿┿┿

—Z—

┿┿┿ Achille ZAVATTA ‧ comedian ‧ ┿ Félix ZIEM ‧ painter ‧ ┿┿┿

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