Alexandre Millerand Alexandre Millerand (; 10 February 1859 – 7 April 1943) was a French socialist politician.
André Messager André Charles Prosper Messager (30 December 1853 – 24 February 1929), was a French composer, organist, pianist, conductor and administrator.
Anna Gould Anna Gould (June 5, 1875 – November 30, 1961) was an American heiress and socialite, the daughter of financier Jay Gould.
Annabella (actress) Annabella (14 July 1907 – 18 September 1996) was a French cinema actress who appeared in 46 films between 1927 and 1952, including some Hollywood films during the late 1930s and 1940s.
Berthe Morisot Berthe Morisot (January 14, 1841 – March 2, 1895) was a painter and a member of the circle of painters in Paris who became known as the Impressionists.
Claude Debussy Claude-Achille Debussy (22 August 1862 – 25 March 1918) was a French composer.
Constantin Virgil Gheorghiu Constantin Virgil Gheorghiu (September 15, 1916 – June 22, 1992, Paris, France) was a Romanian writer, best known for his 1949 novel, The 25th Hour.
Dieudonne Costes Dieudonné Costes (14 November 1892 - 18 May 1973) was a French aviator, well-known for long distance and record breaking flights, as well as being a fighter ace during World War I.
Edgar Faure Edgar Faure (; 18 August 1908 30 March 1988) was a French politician, essayist, historian, and memoirist.
Emmanuel, comte de Las Cases Emmanuel-Augustin-Dieudonné-Joseph, comte de Las Cases (21 June 1766 – 15 May 1842) was a French atlas-maker and author, famed for an admiring book on Napoleon.
Fernandel Fernand Joseph Désiré Contandin (8 May 1903 – 26 February 1971), better known as Fernandel, was a French actor and singer.
Gabriel Fauré Gabriel Urbain Fauré (; 12 May 1845– 4 November 1924) was a French composer, organist, pianist and teacher.
Gabriel Hanotaux Albert Auguste Gabriel Hanotaux, known as Gabriel Hanotaux (19 November 1853 – 11 April 1944) was a French statesman and historian.
Gabrielle Réjane Gabrielle Réjane was the stage name of Gabrielle-Charlotte Reju,, a French actress.
George Mikhailovich, Count Brasov George Mikhailovich, Count Brasov (Георгий Михайлович, граф Брасов; – 21 July 1931) was a Russian noble and a descendant of the House of Romanov through a morganatic line.
Georges Mandel Georges Mandel (June 5, 1885—July 7, 1944) was a French politician, journalist, and French Resistance leader.
Ghislaine Dommanget Ghislaine Dommanget (Ghislaine Marie Françoise; 13 October 1900 – 30 April 1991), daughter of Colonel Robert Dommanget and his wife Marie Louise Meunier, was the Princess of Monaco from 19...
Gholam Hossein Jahanshahi Gholam Hossein Jahanshahi (Persian: غلامحسين جهانشاهی) was the second son of Mohammad Shafi Jahanshahi, the former head of the supreme court of Iran.
Haroun Tazieff Haroun Tazieff (Warszawa, 11 May 1914 — Paris, 2 February 1998) was a French volcanologist and geologist.
Henri Bernstein Henri/Henry Bernstein, Henri/Henry-Léon-Gustave-Charles Bernstein (20 June 1876 – 27 November 1953) was a French playwright associated with Boulevard theatre.
Henri Farman Henri Farman (26 May 1874 – 18 July 1958) was a French pilot, aviator and aircraft designer and manufacturer with his brother Maurice Farman.
Hervé Alphand Hervé Alphand (31 May 1907 Paris - 13 January 1994 Paris) was a French diplomat, and French ambassador to the United States, from 1956 to 1965.
James Gordon Bennett, Jr. James Gordon Bennett, Jr. (May 10, 1841 – May 14, 1918) was publisher of the New York Herald, founded by his father, James Gordon Bennett, Sr., who immigrated from Scotland.
Jean Giraudoux Hippolyte Jean Giraudoux was a French novelist, essayist, diplomat and playwright.
Jean-Louis Barrault Jean-Louis Barrault (8 September 1910, Le Vésinet, Yvelines – 22 January 1994) was a French actor, director and mime artist, training that served him well when he portrayed the 19th-century mime...
Jean-Pierre Wimille Jean-Pierre Wimille (26 February 1908 – 28 January 1949) was a Grand Prix motor racing driver and a member of the French Resistance during World War II.
Jeanne Julia Bartet Jeanne Julia Bartet, French actress, was born in Paris and trained at the Conservatoire.
Leila Pahlavi Princess Leila Pahlavi (Persian: لیلا پهلوی), (27 March 1970 – 10 June 2001), born in Tehran, Iran was the youngest daughter of Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Shah of Iran, and his third wife, Farah P...
Louis-Ernest Barrias Louis-Ernest Barrias (13 April 1841 – 4 February 1905) was a French sculptor of the Beaux-Arts school.
Madeleine Renaud Madeleine Renaud (21 February 1900 – 23 September 1994) was a distinguished actress and a major figure in French theater in the 20th century.
Marcel Dassault Marcel Dassault, born Marcel Bloch (22 January 1892 - 17 April 1986) was a French aircraft industrialist.
Marcel Renault Marcel Renault (1872–1903) was a French racing car driver and industrialist, co-founder of the car maker Renault, and the brother of Louis and Fernand Renault.
Maurice Rostand Maurice Rostand (1891 – February 21, 1968) was a French author, the son of the noted poet and dramatist Edmond Rostand and the poet Rosemonde Gérard, and brother of the biologist Jean Rostand.
Maxime Dethomas Maxime Pierre Dethomas (October 13, 1867 - January 21, 1929) was a painter, draughtsman, pastellist, lithographer, illustrator, and was "among the best known metteurs en scene and decorators" o...
Michel Droit Michel Droit (23 January 1923, Vincennes, Val-de-Marne - 22 June 2000) was a French novelist and journalist.
Natalia Brasova Natalia Brasova, Countess Brasova (Княгиня Наталья Брасова; born Natalia Sergeyevna Sheremetyevskaya Наталья Сергеевна Шереметевская; 27 June 1880 – 26 January 1952) was a Russian noblewom...
Octave Mirbeau Octave Mirbeau was a French journalist, art critic, travel writer, pamphleteer, novelist, and playwright, who achieved celebrity in Europe and great success among the public, while still appeali...
Passy Cemetery The Passy Cemetery (Fr: Cimetière de Passy) is a famous cemetery located at 2, rue du Commandant Schlœsing in Passy, in the 16th arrondissement of Paris, France.
Paul Hervieu Paul Hervieu, full name Paul-Ernest Hervieu (November 2, 1857 - October 25, 1915), French dramatist and novelist, was born at Neuilly-sur-Seine.
Paul Landowski Paul Maximilien Landowski (4 June 1875 – 27 March 1961), a French monument sculptor of Polish ancestry.
Pearl White Pearl Fay White was an American film actress, the so-called "Stunt Queen" of silent films, most notably in The Perils of Pauline.
Renée Vivien Renée Vivien, born Pauline Mary Tarn (11 June 1877 - 18 November 1909) was a British poet who wrote in the French language.
Tristan Bernard Tristan Bernard (7 September 1866 – 7 December 1947) was a French playwright, novelist, journalist and lawyer.
Édouard Manet Édouard Manet; 23 January 1832 – 30 April 1883 was a French painter.