Famous French

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Julia Stevens
The Impressionists "Les Impressionnistes: Édouard Manet, Edgar Degas, Alfred… Pierre Auguste Renoir, Edouard Manet, Edgar Degas, Claude Monet, Paul Cézanne, Artist Art, Artist At Work, August Renoir, Photo Portrait
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toomuchart: “ faredisfare: Les Impressionnistes: Édouard Manet, Edgar Degas, Alfred Sisley, Paul Cezanne, Claude Monet, Pierre-August Renoir. ”

Coco Chanel: The French fashion designer Coco Chanel ruled over Parisian haute couture for almost six decades. Her elegantly casual designs inspired women of fashion to abandon the complicated, uncomfortable clothes - such as petticoats and. Coco Chanel, Chanel Brand, Chanel Designer, Chanel Pearls, Foto Fashion, Fashion History, High Fashion, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Fashion
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Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel (1883–1971) and the House of Chanel | Essay | The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History

Coco Chanel: 1883-1971; The French fashion designer Coco Chanel ruled over Parisian haute couture for almost six decades. Her elegantly casual designs inspired women of fashion to abandon the complicated, uncomfortable clothes - such as petticoats and corsets - that were prevalent in 19th century dress. Among her now-classic innovations were the Chanel suit, costume jewelry, and the little black dress.

Simone Veil for standing up for abortions and the right of women's to dispose of their own bodies. Great Women, Amazing Women, Most Popular People, Simone Veil, What Is A Feminist, Famous French, Photo Black, Women In History, Famous Women
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Simone Veil (auteur de Une vie) - Babelio

Biographie, bibliographie, lecteurs et citations de Simone Veil. Simone Veil, née Simone Jacob, est une femme politique française. Arrêtée à 16 ans tout comme ses..

Luc Besson, French film director, writer and producer Film D'animation, Cinema Film, Luc Besson, Photo Portrait, Film Studies, Film School, French Films, Film Director, Short Film
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Luc Besson

Luc Besson's films include Léon: The Professional, The Fifth Element, La femme Nikita, The Big Blue...

Zinedine Zidane was one and will always be one of my favorites! Football Is Life, Football Boys, World Football, Ballon D'or, Alessandro Nesta, Soccer Trainer, Look At The Moon, Sports Personality, Famous French
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Zinedine Zidane, soccer player

1832 – Gustave Eiffel, French engineer and architect, co-designed the Eiffel Tower (d. Gustave Eiffel, Tour Eiffel, Paris Eiffel Tower, Et Wallpaper, World Wallpaper, Gustave Le Gray, Ville France, Famous Architects, Special People
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Gustave Eiffel , biography printable version.

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Marie Curie Polish-French physicist-chemist, pioneer of research on radioactivity; first female Nobel laureate, first person awarded two Nobel Prizes in different fields, first female professor at the University of Paris Nobel Prize In Chemistry, Nobel Prize In Physics, Madame Marie Curie, Madam Curie, Pierre Curie, Nobel Prize Winners, People Of Interest, Physicist, Women In History
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Marie Curie ~ "Marie Skłodowska-Curie (7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934) was a French-Polish physicist and chemist famous for her pioneering research on radioactivity. She was the first person honored with two Nobel Prizes – in physics and chemistry. She was the first female professor at the University of Paris, and in 1995 became the first woman to be entombed on her own merits in the Panthéon in Paris."

deadartists: “ Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson - Portrait of Citizen Jean-Baptiste Belley. 1797 (via Citizen Jean-Baptiste Belley: from slavery to the Convention Nationale) ” World History, Art History, French History, Jean Baptiste, Black History Facts, African Diaspora, Oil Painting Reproductions, African American History, American War

Haitian Revolution

Toussaint L'Ouverture The Haitian revolution, while a violent revolt against oppression, was largely different from the American revolution. While the American colonists were rebelling against the new controlling government of Britain, many of the Haitian slaves who revolted had been enslaved for nearly their entire life, and wanted payback. What is interesting is that slavery was abolished in Saint Dominigue in 1804, while the Emancipation Proclamation was not passed until 1863. Slavery in…

From Valentin Tomberg on Charles de Gaulle of France, Pope Paul VI and averting chaos in the Catholic Church in Jackie Kennedy, World History, World War Ii, England Vs France, Gaulle, Greatest Presidents, French President, Head Of State, Monaco
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Charles de Gaulle

Charles de Gaulle, former president of the French republic

Jean Jacques Rousseau portrait by artist Maurice Quentin de La Tour Georg Christoph Lichtenberg, Encyclopedia Of Philosophy, Social Contract, Sigmund Freud, French Revolution, Portraits, Maurice, Confessions, People


To the men and women that stay up with you on those late, assiduous nights, coaxing you into an awe. They'll sleep with you after you flip through the pages of their stories. They'll never disappoint...

Victor Hugo Poet, Novelist, Dramatist and artist. Author of Les Miserables and The Hunchback of Notre Dame. Victor Hugo, Book Writer, Book Authors, Writers And Poets, People Of Interest, Les Miserables, Famous People, Illustration, Pictures

Víctor Hugo, una vida de novela

"Lo bello siempre es grande" Victor Hugo Tan resabido lo tenemos que lo llegamos a olvidar y, de vez en cuando, nos sorprendemos, si lo vo...

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European Avenue

Portrait of Rene Descartes, by Frans Hals - René Descartes March 1596 – Modern Philosophy, Western Philosophy, Meditations On First Philosophy, Dutch Republic, La Haye, Cogito Ergo Sum, Dutch Golden Age, French History, Renaissance Paintings
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Buy Original Art Direct from Independent Artists and Galleries. Discover Affordable Paintings, Photography, Sculpture and Limited Edition Art Prints.

"Portrait of Denis Diderot" (Louis-Michel van Loo, oil on canvas). In the Musée du Louvre (Pavillon Sully, Floor), Paris. Atheist Quotes, Les Religions, Free Thinker, French Revolution, Victoria And Albert Museum, Atheism, Michel, Priest, Les Oeuvres
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Denis Diderot

Denis Diderot, writer

Alexander Dumas père Author of two of my favorite books: The Three Musketeers and The Count of Monte Cristo. I read nearly all his historical novels, but these two were clearly the best. Google Art Project, Book Writer, Book Authors, Die Wilde 13, The Three Musketeers, Writers And Poets, Portraits, Black People, Black History

Alexandre Dumas

Alexandre Dumas, writer