Biarritz in History

Historical Events

  • 2019-08-26 Meeting of the G7 agrees on $20 million aid package to fight fires in the Amazon in Biarritz

Famous Birthdays

  • 1898-08-13 Jean Borotra, French tennis player (Wimbledon 1924, 26), born in Biarritz, France (d. 1994)
  • 1926-07-01 François-Régis Bastide, French writer and broadcaster, born in Biarritz, France (d. 1996)
  • 1927-05-26 Jacques Bergerac, French actor (Gigi, Les Girls, Thunder in Sun) and business executive (Revlon), born in Biarritz, Pyrénées-Atlantiques, France (d. 2014)