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Versailles, France

LOCATION

Official Website:
http://www.mairie-versailles.fr/

Population:
85,726 (1999 census)

BIRTHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Stéphane Audran
Actor
2-Nov-1932   Les Biches
Louis Alexandre Berthier
Military
20-Feb-1753 1-Jun-1815 Napoleon's chief of staff
Jean-Benoit Dunckel
Musician
7-Sep-1969   Half of the duo Air
Edmond Frémy
Chemist
28-Feb-1814 3-Feb-1894 Discovered hydrogen fluoride
Michel Gondry
Film Director
8-May-1963   Innovative music video director
Jacques-Salomon Hadamard
Mathematician
8-Dec-1865 17-Oct-1963 Prime number theorem
Lazare Hoche
Military
24-Jun-1768 18-Sep-1797 French General
Jean-Antoine Houdon
Sculptor
20-Mar-1741 15-Jul-1828 French Rococo sculptor
Ferdinand de Lesseps
Architect
19-Nov-1805 7-Dec-1894 Built the Suez Canal
Louis XV
Royalty
15-Feb-1710 10-May-1774 King of France, 1715-74
Louis XVI
Royalty
23-Aug-1754 21-Jan-1793 King of France, 1774-91
Louis XVII
Royalty
27-Mar-1785 8-Jun-1795 Dauphin, Titular King of France
Jean-François Lyotard
Philosopher
10-Aug-1924 21-Apr-1998 Founder of Postmodernism
Philip V
Royalty
19-Dec-1683 9-Jul-1746 King of Spain, 1700-46

DEATHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Henri Landru
Criminal
1869 25-Feb-1922 Bluebeard murderer of 10 widows
Marie Leszczynska
Royalty
23-Jun-1703 24-Jun-1768 Queen Consort of Louis XV
Louis XIV
Royalty
5-Sep-1638 1-Sep-1715 Le Roi Soleil
Marie Thérèse
Royalty
10-Sep-1638 30-Jul-1683 Queen Consort of Louis XIV
Nancy Mitford
Novelist
28-Nov-1904 30-Jan-1973 The Pursuit of Love
Philippe II, duc d'Orléans
Royalty
2-Aug-1674 2-Dec-1723 Regent of France, 1715-23



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