Comte de Rochambeau

Military Leader Comte de Rochambeau Full Name: Comte de Rochambeau [Jean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau]


Profession: Military Leader
Why Famous: Rochambeau played a significant role in assisting the Thirteen Colonies win independence as the United States in the Revolutionary War.

He commanded the French Expeditionary Force that arrived in 1780.

Born: July 1, 1725
Star Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Vendôme, France

Died: May 10, 1807 (aged 81)

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