Felix Eboue

Felix Eboue

Birth
Cayenne, Arrondissement of Cayenne, French Guiana
Death 17 Mar 1944 (aged 59)
Cairo, El Qahira, Egypt
Burial Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Memorial ID 7514 · View Source
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Colonial administrator, the first black to become governor of a French colony (Guadeloupe, 1936). Played a major part at de GaulleÕs Brazzaville conference in 1944 which set out the guidelines for eventual independence of French colonies. Entered Pantheon 1949.

Bio by: David Conway


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 7 Dec 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7514
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Felix Eboue (26 Dec 1884–17 Mar 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7514, citing The Pantheon, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by Find A Grave .