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François Darlan

Admiral and Prime Minister of Vichy France François Darlan

Full Name: Jean Louis Xavier François Darlan
Profession: Admiral and Prime Minister of Vichy France

Nationality:
France
French

Born: August 7, 1881
Birthplace: Nérac, France
Star Sign: Leo

Died: December 24, 1942 (aged 61)
Cause of Death: Assassinated by Fernand Bonnier de La Chapelle who shot Darlan in his headquarters in French North Africa

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