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Francesco Petrarca (Petrarch) MP (1304 - 1374)

Francesco Petrarca (July 20, 1304 – July 19, 1374), known in English as Petrarch , was an Italian scholar, poet and one of the earliest Renaissance humanists. Petrarch is often called the "Fathe...

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Louis Pasteur MP (1822 - 1895)

Louis Pasteur (December 27, 1822 – September 28, 1895) was a French chemist and microbiologist born in Dole. He is remembered for his remarkable breakthroughs in the causes and preventions of di...

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Antoine Augustin Parmentier MP (1737 - 1813)

gw0.geneanet... ; en.wikipedia... ; fr.wikipedia... ; Antoine-Augustin Parmentier (Montdidier August 12, 1737 – December 13, 1813) is remembered as a vocal promoter of the potato as a food s...

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Sir Isaac Newton MP (1642 - 1727)

Sir Isaac Newton FRS (4 January 1643 – 31 March 1727 [OS: 25 December 1642 – 20 March 1726]) was an English physicist, mathematician, astronomer, natural philosopher, alchemist, and theol...

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Napoléon I, emperor of the French MP (1769 - 1821)

Napoléon Bonaparte (15 August 1769 – 5 May 1821), was a military and political leader of France and Emperor of the French as Napoleon I, whose actions shaped European politics in the earl...

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Alfred de Musset MP (1810 - 1857)

Lycéen brillant, Alfred de Musset abandonne vite ses études supérieures pour se consacrer à la littérature à partir de 1828-1829. Dès l'âge de 17...

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart MP (1756 - 1791)

Piano Concerto No. 21 - Andante Requiem Turkish March Eine Kleine Nachtmusik The Marriage of Figaro Sinfonia n° 40 K550

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Marilyn Monroe MP (1926 - 1962)

note: This profile is currently under review. Any changes to this profile need to be approved by: "'Jason Kennedy:"' Email: MarilynMonroeFamily@gmail.com OFFICIAL FAMILY WEBSITE: MarilynMonroeF...

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Henri Moissan, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1906 MP (1852 - 1907)

Ferdinand Frederick Henri Moissan (September 28, 1852 – February 20, 1907) was a French chemist who won the 1906 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work in isolating fluorine from its compounds. ...

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Frédéric Mistral, Nobel Prize in Literature, 1904 MP (1830 - 1914)

Frédéric Mistral (Occitan: Frederic Mistral, 8 September 1830 – 25 March 1914) was a French writer and lexicographer of the Occitan language. Mistral won the Nobel Prize in literat...

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Jean Baptiste Lully MP (1632 - 1687)

Te Deum (1) Marche pour la Cérémonie des Turcs Chaconne des Scaramouches Premier Intermède Jean-Baptiste Lully ou Jean-Baptiste Lulli, est un compositeur et un violoniste...

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Claude Joseph Rouget dit "de Lisle" MP (1760 - 1836)

Claude Joseph Rouget dit de Lisle , souvent appelé Rouget de l'Isle, était un officier français du Génie, poète et auteur dramatique, né le 10 mai 1760 à...

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Antoine Laurent Lavoisier MP (1743 - 1794)

Antoine-Laurent de Lavoisier (also Antoine Lavoisier after the French Revolution); 26 August 1743 – 8 May 1794), the "father of modern chemistry" , was a French nobleman prominent in the histori...

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Paul Langevin (1872 - 1946)

Paul Langevin , né à Paris 18e le 23 janvier 1872 et décédé dans cette même ville (5e arrondissement) le 19 décembre 19461, est un physicien franç...

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Gilbert du Motier, marquis de La Fayette MP (1757 - 1834)

DAR Ancestor # is A067795 He was in the service of France with the rank of MAJOR GENERAL. See - Wikipedia... Marie-Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de La Fayette (French pronuncia...

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Jean Jaurès MP (1859 - 1914)

Jean Jaurès est un homme politique français, né à Castres (Tarn) le 3 septembre 1859 et mort assassiné à Paris le 31 juillet 1914 par Raoul Villain. Orateur et...

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Vincent d'Indy MP (1851 - 1931)

Vincent d'Indy , né à Paris le 27 mars 1851 et mort à Paris le 2 décembre 1931, est un compositeur français et un enseignant prolifique. Vincent d'Indy (French pron...

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Victor Hugo MP (1802 - 1885)

vosges-genealogie... ; _ Victor-Marie Hugo (26 February 1802 – 22 May 1885) was a French poet, playwright, novelist, essayist, visual artist, statesman, human rights activist and exponent of...

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Guigone de Salins MP (1403 - 1470)

Guigone de Salins (née en 1403, décédée en 1470) est la fondatrice avec son mari Nicolas Rolin, (ou Rollin) des Hospices de Beaune. Issue de la famille des seigneurs de ...

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Saint Gregory of Tours MP (538 - 594)

Saint Gregory of Tours (November 30, c. 538 – November 17, 594) was a Gallo-Roman historian and Bishop of Tours, which made him a leading prelate of Gaul. He was born Georgius Florentius, later ...

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Vincent van Gogh, kunstschilder MP (1853 - 1890)

Click hierop om een biografie van Vincent van Gogh te zien op de Nederlandse Wikipedia Although he battled depression and mental disease in his later years, Vincent van Gogh became one of the most re...

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe MP (1749 - 1832)

Quelle: 00 1 Goethe, v., Johann Wolfgang Geheimrat 28.08.1749 Frankfurt † 22.03.1832 Weimar Vater: Goethe, Johann Kaspar Mutter: Textor, Katharina Elisabeth oo 19.10.1806 Wei...

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Geneviève de Gaulle-Anthonioz MP (1920 - 2002)

Résistante dès juin 1940, elle multiplie les actions de renseignement et d’information, notamment au sein du réseau « Défense de la France ». Arrê...

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Charles de Gaulle, 18th Président de la République française MP (1890 - 1970)

Charles André Joseph Marie de Gaulle ( 22 November 1890 – 9 November 1970) was a French general and statesman who led the Free French Forces during World War II. He later founded...

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Benjamin Franklin, Signer of the "Declaration of Independence" MP (1706 - 1790)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Pennsylvania. DAR Ancestor #: A041702 Of all the accomplishment of Ben Franklin you must take into account, his opening remark in his autobiography: "I Benj...

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Captain Matthew Flinders RN MP (1774 - 1814)

Captain Matthew Flinders RN (16 March 1774 – 19 July 1814) was a distinguished navigator and cartographer, who was the first to circumnavigate Australia and identify it as a continent. On ...

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Ella Fitzgerald MP (1917 - 1996)

Ella Fitzgerald was one of the most famous American jazz vocalist in the United States for more than half a century. She was dubbed "The First Lady of Song." In her lifetime, she won 13 Grammy awards a...

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Fenelon MP (1651 - 1715)

François de Salignac de la Mothe-Fénelon , more commonly known as François Fénelon (6 August 1651 – 7 January 1715), was a French Roman Catholic archbishop, theologia...

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Albert Abraham Einstein, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1921 MP (1879 - 1955)

Albert Abraham Einstein (14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955; Hebrew: אלברט אברהם איינ&#...

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Duke Elllington MP (1899 - 1974)

Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974) was an American composer, pianist, and big-band leader. Ellington wrote over 1,000 compositions. In the opinion of Bob Blumenthal ...

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Alexandre Dumas, père MP (1802 - 1870)

Alexandre Dumas , born Dumas Davy de la Pailleterie (24 July 1802 – 5 December 1870) was a French writer, best known for his historical novels of high adventure which have made him one of the mo...

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Alfred Dreyfus MP (1859 - 1935)

Site de ressources sur l'Affaire Dreyfus, ouvert à l'occasion de l'exposition célébrant le centenaire de la réhabilitation du capitaine Dreyfus. L'AFFAIRE DREYFUS par ...

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Paul Doumer, 14th Président de la République française MP (1857 - 1932)

Paul DOUMER (Joseph Athanase Paul DOUMER), Grand Maître de la Légion d'Honneur (13 June 1931 - 7 May 1932), Président de la République Française (1931-1932) fr.ge...

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René Descartes MP (1596 - 1650)

René Descartes, Philosopher René Descartes (French pronunciation: [ʁəne dekaʁt]; 31 March 1596 – 11 February 1650) (Latinized form: Renatus Cartesius; adject...

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Alphonse Daudet MP (1840 - 1897)

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Louis Daguerre MP (1787 - 1851)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre (18 November 1787 – 10 July 1851) was a French artist and physicist, recognized for his invention of the daguerreotype...

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Pierre de Coubertin MP (1863 - 1937)

fr.wikipedia.... ; en.wikipedia... ; Early life Pierre de Frédy was born in Paris on 1 January 1863 into an established aristocratic family.[1] He was the fourth child of Baron Charles L...

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Pierre Corneille MP (1606 - 1684)

See Wikipedia... Pierre Corneille (French pronunciation: ​[pjɛʁ kɔʁnɛj]; 6 June 1606 – 1 October 1684) was a French tragedian, and one of the three grea...

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Nicolas de Condorcet MP (1743 - 1794)

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Jacques Coeur (c.1395 - 1456)

Jacques Cœur (c. 1395 – 25 November 1456 in Chios), was a French merchant, one of the founders of the trade between France and the Levant. Jacques Cœur (vers 1395/1400, Bourges &...

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Georges Clemenceau MP (1841 - 1929)

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Fryderyk / Frederic Franciszek Chopin MP (1810 - 1849)

Ballade in G Minor (Horowitz) , Revolution Etude Op.10 No.12 (Encore, Kissin) , Nocturne No. 2 (Op. 9) (Yundi Li) , [ [ Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11],

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François René, vicomte de Châteaubriand MP (1768 - 1848)

en.wikipedia.org , sueyounghistories.com , www.flickr.com Château (XIVe-XVe s.) de Combourg (Ille-et-Vilaine, France) - where François René was born & grew up,

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Paul Cézanne MP (1839 - 1906)

Paul Cézanne was a French artist and Post-Impressionist painter whose work laid the foundations of the transition from the 19th century conception of artistic endeavor to a new and radically dif...

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Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra MP (c.1547 - 1616)

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (Born 1547 (day unknown); died 22 April 1616) was a Spanish novelist, poet, and playwright. His magnum opus, Don Quixote , considered the first modern European novel, is a ...

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Marcel Cerdan MP (1916 - 1949)

Official Web Site Marcellin "Marcel" Cerdan (French pronunciation: ​[maʁsɛl sɛʁdɑ̃]; July 22, 1916 – October 28, 1949[1]) was a French pied noi...

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Augustin Louis Cauchy MP (1789 - 1857)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary "...Baron Augustin-Louis Cauchy (21 August 1789 – 23 May 1857; was a French mathematician who was an early pioneer of analysis. He started the project of formula...

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Jacques Cartier MP (1491 - 1557)

Jacques Cartier was commissioned by King Francis I of France to go to The New World. On June 24, 1534, Cartier (with three ships) landed in what is now Canada (the Gaspe Peninsula), planted a cross t...

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Maréchal Bugeaud dit "Le Père Bugeaud" MP (1784 - 1849)

Thomas Robert Bugeaud , marquis de La Piconnerie, duc d'Isly, maréchal de France, né à Limoges le 15 octobre 1784, mort à Paris le 10 juin 1849. Il figure dans la cél...

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Napoleon III, 1er Président de la République française, 3rd Empereur des Français MP (1808 - 1873)

Napoleon III , ne Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte, born in Paris, France, 20 April 1808, died 9 January 1873, Chislehurst, Kent, England, age 64. 1st President of the French Second Republic, term 20 ...

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Avicenna (Ibn Sīnā; Abū Alī Sīnā) MP (c.980 - 1037)

Avicenna, Ibn Sīnā (ابن سینا) Abū ‘Alī al-Ḥusayn ibn ‘Abd Allāh ibn Sīnā, known ...

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Jacqueline Auriol MP (1917 - 2000)

Jacqueline Auriol , née Jacqueline Douet le 5 novembre 1917 à Challans, en Vendée, et morte le 11 février 2000, fut la première femme pilote d'essai en France. Apr&...

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Raymond Claude Ferdinand Aron MP (1905 - 1983)

Raymond Claude Ferdinand Aron , né le 14 mars 1905 à Paris et mort le 17 octobre 1983 à Paris, est un philosophe, sociologue, politologue et journaliste français, déf...

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Jeanne d'Arc, La Pucelle d'Orléans MP (1412 - 1431)

Jeanne d'Arc - Wikipedia - French Joan of Arc - Wikipedia - English Jeanne d'Arc - Wikipedia - German Saint Joan of Arc or The Maid of Orléans Saint Joan of Arc or The Maid of ...

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Eleanor of Aquitaine, Queen of France and England MP (1122 - 1204)

Eleanor of Aquitaine (Aliénor d'Aquitaine in French), Duchess of Aquitaine and Gascony and Countess of Poitou (1122[1] – April 1, 1204) was one of the wealthiest and most powerful women i...

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Michelangelo MP (1475 - 1564)

Michelangelo Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564), commonly known as Michelangelo, was an Italian Renaissance painter, sculptor, architect, poet, and en...

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