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Famous Graves in France

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Leonardo da Vinci

15 Apr 1452 – 2 May 1519

Artist, Inventor. He was of the great masters of the High...

Amboise, Departement d'Indre-et-Loire, Centre, France

Leonardo da Vinci

15 Apr 1452 – 2 May 1519

Artist, Inventor. He was of the great masters of the High...

Amboise, Departement d'Indre-et-Loire, Centre, France

Louis Pasteur

27 Dec 1822 – 28 Sep 1895

Scientist, Medical Pioneer. He developed a process of preserving...

Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France

Arras Flying Services Memorial

Birth and death dates unknown.

The Arras Flying Services Memorial is located in the...

Arras, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

Vincent van Gogh

30 Mar 1853 – 29 Jul 1890

Artist. Born in Groot-Zundert, Netherlands, in 1869 he began...

Auvers-sur-Oise, Departement du Val-d'Oise, Île-de-France, France

William the Conqueror

c.Sep 1028 – 9 Sep 1087

British Monarch. William I, the first Norman King of England,...

Caen, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France

Marie Antoinette

2 Nov 1755 – 16 Oct 1793

French Monarch. Born Maria Antonia Josepha Johanna at the Hofburg...

Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France

Marie Antoinette

2 Nov 1755 – 16 Oct 1793

French Monarch. Born Maria Antonia Josepha Johanna at the Hofburg...

Saint-Denis, Departement de Seine-Saint-Denis, Île-de-France, France

Napoleon Bonaparte

15 Aug 1769 – 5 May 1821

French Emperor. He ruled France as Emperor Napoleon I from May...

Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France

Marie Curie

7 Nov 1867 – 4 Jul 1934

Nobel Prize Laureate Scientist. She had degrees in mathematics...

Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France

Frédéric Chopin

c.1 Mar 1810 – 17 Oct 1849

Composer, Pianist. The Romantic movement's "Poet of the Piano"....

Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France

Memorial to the Victims of Auschwitz

Birth and death dates unknown.

Located in the Le Cimetière du Père Lachaise, France, known as...

Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France

Saint Joan of Arc

c.6 Jan 1412 – 30 May 1431

Roman Catholic Saint, French Military Figure. Born Jehanne d'Arc...

Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France

Jacques-Yves Cousteau

11 Jun 1910 – 25 Jun 1997

Scientist. A world-renowned oceanographer and scuba pioneer, he...

Saint-Andre-de-Cubzac, Departement de la Gironde, Aquitaine, France

Pablo Picasso

25 Oct 1881 – 8 Apr 1973

Artist. Considered one of the most important artists of all time,...

Vauvenargues, Departement des Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

Yul Brynner

11 Jul 1920 – 10 Oct 1985

Actor. Famed as much for his baldness, he was the first bald...

Luze, Departement d'Indre-et-Loire, Centre, France

Jim Morrison

8 Dec 1943 – 3 Jul 1971

Singer, Songwriter. Born in Melbourne, Florida, the son of a...

Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France

Saint Bernadette Soubirous

7 Jan 1844 – 16 Apr 1879

Roman Catholic Saint. Marie-Bernarde Soubirous, who was called...

Nevers, Departement de la Nièvre, Bourgogne, France

Jules Verne

8 Feb 1828 – 24 Mar 1905

Author, Poet, and Playwright. He is best remembered for his...

Amiens, Departement de la Somme, Picardie, France

Victor Hugo

26 Feb 1802 – 22 May 1885

Author. One of the most powerful and popular authors of...

Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France

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