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Image for La tombe de Vincent Van Gogh - Auvers-sur-Oise, Franceview gallery

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Grave of a Famous PersonLa tombe de Vincent Van Gogh - Auvers-sur-Oise, France

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[FR] Adossées au mur de l'allée gauche, une tombe au modeste stèle porte simplement : "Ici repose Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890)".[EN] A modest gravestone against the wall of the left pathway has a simple epitaph "Here lies Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 5/22/2009

last visited: 8/8/2019

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Grave of a Famous PersonAdolphe Sax (in Montmartre Cemetery)

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Antoine-Joseph (known as Adolphe) Sax (November 6, 1814 – February 4, 1894) was a Belgian musical instrument designer, best known for inventing the saxophone.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 10/16/2006

last visited: 10/16/2006

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Grave of a Famous PersonGustave Moreau (in Montmartre Cemetery)

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Gustave Moreau (April 6, 1826 – April 18, 1898) was a French Symbolist painter. He was born and died in Paris.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 10/16/2006

last visited: 10/16/2006

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Grave of a Famous PersonEdgar Degas (in Montmartre Cemetery)

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Edgar Degas (19 July 1834 – 27 September 1917) was a French artist famous for his work in painting, sculpture, and drawing. He is regarded as one of the founders of impressionism.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 10/16/2006

last visited: 7/7/2010

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Grave of a Famous PersonFrançois Truffaut (in Montmartre Cemetery)

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François Roland Truffaut (February 6, 1932 – October 21, 1984) was one of the founders of the French "New Wave" in filmmaking, and remains an icon of the French film industry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 10/16/2006

last visited: 4/23/2015

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Grave of a Famous PersonHector Berlioz (in Montmartre Cemetery)

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Louis Hector Berlioz (December 11, 1803 – March 8, 1869) was a French Romantic composer best known for the Symphonie fantastique, first performed in 1830.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 10/16/2006

last visited: 5/20/2010

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Grave of a Famous PersonLouise Weber - Paris, France

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Louise Weber was the creator of Can-Can

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 8/24/2015

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous Person"Dalida" - Yolanda Gigliotti, Paris, France

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Dalida: French singer and actress whose real name was Yolanda Cristina Gigliotti.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member FolsomNatural

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 5/20/2014

last visited: 5/22/2014

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Grave of a Famous PersonClaude Debussy (Cimetière de Passy)

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[FR] Claude-Achille Debussy est un compositeur français, né le 22 août 1862 à Saint-Germain-en-Laye et mort le 25 mars 1918 à Paris. [EN] Achille-Claude Debussy (August 22, 1862 – March 25, 1918) was a French composer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 3/28/2010

last visited: 9/7/2015

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Grave of a Famous PersonÉdouard Manet (Cimetière de Passy)

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[FR] Édouard Manet est un peintre français majeur de la fin du XIXe siècle. [EN] Édouard Manet, 23 January 1832 – 30 April 1883, was a French painter.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 3/28/2010

last visited: 9/7/2015

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Grave of a Famous PersonLe Monument a Vauban - Paris, France

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Napoléon, devenu empereur des Français, fait transférer le 26 mai 1808 le cœur de Vauban dans un mausolée érigé vis-à-vis de celui de Turenne.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blackjack65

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 12/5/2018

last visited: 11/8/2019

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Grave of a Famous PersonTombeau de Lyautey - Paris, France

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" Être de ceux auxquels les hommes croient ; dans les yeux desquels des milliers d'yeux cherchent l'ordre ; à la voix desquels des routes s'ouvrent, des pays se peuplent, des villes surgissent. "

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blackjack65

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 12/5/2018

last visited: 11/8/2019

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Grave of a Famous PersonLe tombeau de Turenne - Paris, France

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Le tombeau de Turenne avec des dessins de Charles le Brun et des sculptures de Gaspard Marsy et Jean-Baptiste Tuby date des environs de 1680. Turenne est représenté vêtu à l’antique, allongé sur la dépouille du lion de Némée.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blackjack65

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 12/5/2018

last visited: 11/8/2019

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Grave of a Famous PersonNapoleon Bonaparte

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[FR] Napoléon Bonaparte fut général, Premier consul, puis empereur des Français. Il fut un conquérant de l'Europe continentale. [EN] Napoleon I was a French military and political leader who had significant impact on modern European history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 2/29/2008

last visited: 11/8/2019

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Grave of a Famous PersonNapolean II - Paris, France

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Napolean II was the Emperor Napolean's son. He was called The King of Rome and held the titular tile of Emperor after Waterloo..but he never really reigned anywhere.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/6/2011

last visited: 11/8/2019

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Grave of a Famous PersonJoseph-Napoleon Bonaparte - Paris, France

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Joseph-Napoleon Bonaparte, brother of Napolean I, was King of Spain, Naples and Sicily.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/6/2011

last visited: 11/8/2019

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Grave of a Famous PersonFerdinand Foch - Paris, France

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Ferdinand Foch was General in the French Army during World War I and became Marshal in 1918.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 11/6/2011

last visited: 11/8/2019

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Grave of a Famous PersonMaurice Chevalier - Marnes-la-Coquette, France

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[FR] Maurice Chevalier est un chanteur, acteur, écrivain et parolier français.[EN] Maurice Auguste Chevalier was a French actor, cabaret singer and entertainer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 5/21/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonCardinal Richelieu

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[FR] Armand Jean du Plessis de Richelieu est cardinal en 1622 et principal ministre de Louis XIII en 1624. [EN] Armand Jean du Plessis, cardinal-duc de Richelieu et de Fronsac was a French clergyman, noble and statesman.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 3/11/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonLouis Braille in the Pantheon

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Louis Braille; January 4, 1809 – January 6, 1852) was the inventor of braille, a world-wide system used by blind and visually impaired people for reading and writing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 2/20/2008

last visited: 8/15/2007

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Grave of a Famous PersonMarie and Pierre Curie in the Pantheon

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Originally buried in the cemetary in Sceaux, in 1995, in honor of their work, the remains of both were transferred to the Panthéon in Paris. Marie is the first and only woman buried there.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 2/20/2008

last visited: 4/1/2019

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Grave of a Famous PersonVoltaire (François-Marie Arouet) in the Pantheon

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On July 10, 1791 (thirteen years after his death and two years after the French Revolution) Voltaire's remains were transferred to the Panthéon, a church that was newly dedicated as a perpetual shrine to the great men of the nation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 1/31/2008

last visited: 8/15/2007

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Grave of a Famous PersonJean-Jacques Rousseau in the Pantheon

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Rousseau was initially buried on the Ile des Peupliers. His remains were moved to the Panthéon in Paris in 1794, sixteen years after his death and located directly across from those of his contemporary Voltaire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 1/31/2008

last visited: 8/15/2007

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Grave of a Famous PersonVictor-Marie Hugo in the Pantheon

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Under the 3rd Republic, the Pantheon was finally turned from a religious building into an edifice devoted to the memory of famous men, on the occasion of Victor Hugo’s funeral (1885) who is buried there.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 2/1/2008

last visited: 8/15/2007

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Grave of a Famous PersonEmile Zola in the Pantheon

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Zola was initially buried in the Cimetière de Montmartre in Paris, but on 4 June 1908, almost six years after his death, his remains were moved to the Panthéon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 2/1/2008

last visited: 8/15/2007

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