French History (Part 24)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

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  • 1948-01-10 Bernard Thévenet, French cyclist
  • 1948-01-17 Anne Queffélec, French pianist
  • 1948-04-03 Arlette Cousture, French-Canadian writer
  • 1948-04-20 Rémy Trudel, French Canadian politician
  • 1948-04-21 Claire Denis, actress (Boom Boom, Chocolat), born in Paris, France
  • 1948-04-23 Pascal Quignard, French author
  • 1948-04-23 Serge Thériault, French-Canadian comedian and actor
  • 1948-04-28 Dorothée Berryman, French Canadian actress and singer
  • 1948-05-19 Jean-Pierre Haignere, France, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-17)
  • 1948-07-04 René Arnoux, France, formula-1 racer (6th place-1980)
  • 1948-07-06 Nathalie Baye, Mainneville France, actress (Beau Pere, Honeymoon)
  • 1948-07-07 Jean Leclerc, French-Canadian actor
  • 1948-07-30 Jean Reno, Moroccan-born French actor
  • 1948-08-24 Jean-Michel Jarre, French musician
  • 1948-09-28 Marielle Goitschel, France, slalom (Olympic-gold-1968) [or 1945]
  • 1948-10-08 Stefanie Marrian, comedienne (Benny Hill Show), born in Paris, France
  • 1948-10-08 Claude Jade, French actress (d. 2006)
  • 1948-10-10 Séverine, French singer
  • 1948-11-05 Bernard-Henri Lévy, French public intellectual
  • 1948-11-25 Jacques P. Dupuis, French Canadian politician
  • 1948-12-18 Laurent Voulzy, French singer and composer
  • 1948-12-27 Gérard Depardieu, French actor
  • 1949-01-18 Philippe Starck, French designer
  • 1949-02-10 Maxime Le Forestier, French singer
  • 1949-03-02 Alain Chamfort, French singer
  • 1949-04-01 Gérard Mestrallet, French businessman
  • 1949-04-13 Philippe Petit, Nemours France, juggler/aerialist
  • 1949-04-19 Paloma Picasso, [Gilot], actress (Immoral Tales), born in Paris, France
  • 1949-04-24 Véronique Sanson, French singer and songwriter
  • 1949-04-25 Dominique Strauss-Kahn, French economist, lawyer, and politician
  • 1949-06-04 Gabriel Arcand, French Canadian actor

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1949-06-22 Meryl Streep, American actress (French Lieutenant's Woman, Sophie's Choice), born in Summit, New Jersey

Actress Meryl Streep
Actress
Meryl Streep
  • 1949-09-30 Michel Tognini, Vincennes France, astronaut (Soyuz TM-15, sk: STS 93)
  • 1949-10-22 Arsène Wenger, French football manager
  • 1950-01-15 Marius Trésor, French footballer
  • 1950-02-22 Miou-Miou [Sylvette Herry], actress (Dog Day, My Other Husband), born in Paris, France
  • 1950-03-23 Corrine Clery, actress (Moonraker, Yor), born in Paris, France
  • 1950-05-16 Christian Lacroix, French fashion designer, born in Arles
  • 1950-05-20 Yvon Lambert, French Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1950-05-30 Bertrand Delanoë, French politician
  • 1950-06-21 Gérard Lanvin, French actor
  • 1951-02-06 Jacques Villeret, French film actor (d. 2005)
  • 1951-04-16 Pierre Toutain-Dorbec, French photographer
  • 1951-06-16 Michel Viso, France, cosmonaut
  • 1951-06-23 Michèle Mouton, French race car driver
  • 1951-07-16 Jean-Luc Mongrain, French-Canadian journalist
  • 1951-11-01 Fabrice Luchini, French actor
  • 1951-12-20 Gilbert Montagné, French musician
  • 1952-01-25 Sara Mandiano, French singer and songwriter
  • 1952-02-05 Daniel Balavoine, French singer and songwriter (d. 1986)
  • 1952-03-14 J Fred Muggs, chimpanzee (Today show), born in French Cameroon
  • 1952-03-16 Philippe Kahn, French-American entrepreneur
  • 1952-03-26 Didier Pironi, French Formula One driver (d. 1987)
  • 1952-03-27 Maria Schneider, French actress (Last Tango in Paris, Crime of Honor), born in Paris, France (d. 2011)
  • 1952-04-01 Bernard Stiegler, French philosopher
  • 1952-04-02 Thierry Le Luron, French humorist (d. 1986)
  • 1952-04-16 Michel Blanc, French actor
  • 1952-04-22 François Berléand, French actor
  • 1952-04-24 Jean Paul Gaultier, Arcueil France, French fashion designer
  • 1952-04-30 Jacques Audiard, French film director
  • 1952-05-06 Christian Clavier, French actor
  • 1952-05-11 Renaud Séchan, French composer
  • 1952-05-23 Anne-Marie David, French singer
  • 1952-09-27 Didier Dubois, French mathematician
  • 1952-09-27 André Viger, French Canadian marathoner
  • 1952-10-23 Pierre Moerlen, French drummer and percussionist (d. 2005)
  • 1952-11-24 Thierry Lhermitte, French comedian and actor
  • 1952-12-14 Germain Houde, French Canadian actor
  • 1952-12-25 Desireless, French singer
  • 1952-12-26 Andre-Michel Schub, pianist (Van Cliburn-1981), born in Paris, France
  • 1953-01-03 Angelo Parisi, France, heavyweight judo (Olympic-gold-1980)
  • 1953-03-16 Isabelle Huppert, French actress (The Piano Teacher), born in Paris
  • 1953-04-27 Arielle Dombasle, French singer and actress
  • 1953-09-03 Jean-Pierre Jeunet, French film director
  • 1953-09-22 Ségolène Royal, French politician
  • 1953-10-04 Tchéky Karyo, Turkish-French actor
  • 1953-10-12 Serge Lepeltier, French politician
  • 1953-11-14 Dominique de Villepin, Prime Minister of France
  • 1953-11-23 Francis Cabrel, French singer
  • 1953-12-24 François Loos, French politician
  • 1954-01-01 Fr David, rocker, born in Paris, France
  • 1954-01-28 Anicee Alvina, actress (Friends), born in Paris, France
  • 1954-03-04 François Fillon, French politician, Prime Minister of France
  • 1954-04-20 Gilles Lupien, French Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1954-07-20 Jay Jay French, American guitarist (Twisted Sister-Not Gonna Take It), born in NYC, New York

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1954-08-12 François Hollande, 24th President of France (Socialist: 2012-), born in Rouen, France

French President François Hollande
French President
François Hollande
  • 1954-08-24 Alain Daigle, French Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1954-08-25 Gilbert "Gibus" Duclos-Lassalle, French cyclist
  • 1954-09-17 Joël-François Durand, French composer
  • 1954-10-13 Claude Ribbe, French historian
  • 1954-11-08 David Bret, Anglo-French biographer and broadcaster
  • 1954-12-06 Miles Chapin, American actor (French Postcards, Get Crazy, Funhouse), born in NYC, New York

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1955-01-28 Nicolas Sarkozy, 23rd President of France (2007-12), born in Paris, France

President of France Nicolas Sarkozy
President of France
Nicolas Sarkozy
  • 1955-03-04 Dominique Pinon, French actor
  • 1955-03-25 Daniel Boulud, French chef and restaurateur
  • 1955-04-05 Charlotte de Turckheim, French actress
  • 1955-04-18 Anne-Marie Palli, Ciboure France, LPGA golfer (1992 ShopRite)
  • 1955-04-30 Nicolas Hulot, French journalist
  • 1955-06-21 David Marshall Grant, Westport CT, actor (Legs, French Postcards)
  • 1955-06-21 Michel Platini, French footballer

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