50 Facts about Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon Bonaparte is one of those figures who remains instantly recognizable even centuries after his death. A formidable French military leader and tactician, he was first and foremost an astute politician, rising from obscurity to become Emperor of France. In…

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Read more about the article 16 French Philosophers who changed the world
Statue of "Philosophy between Nature et Truth" in the Pantheon in Paris

16 French Philosophers who changed the world

If there is ever a topic that the French take seriously, it is philosophy. Shaping the way we think about morality, democracy and liberty, it is history's philosophers and critical thinkers who have shone a light on the darkest corners…

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Read more about the article 29 Famous French Artists and Painters you should know
Artist's Studio - Painting by Frédéric Bazille featuring Renoir, Manet and Monet - Musée d'Orsay

29 Famous French Artists and Painters you should know

France has always renowned for its cultural scene, attracting artists and art lovers from around the world. Most people know that France as the country of origin of the Impressionism movement and the Belle Epoque, but that movement is just…

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Read more about the article 52 Famous French Inventors and their Inventions
French physicist Léon Foucault's pendulum, demonstrating the rotation of the Earth. In the Pantheon of Paris

52 Famous French Inventors and their Inventions

France is known for its love of the arts, food, and wine. However, there’s something that’s not as well-known: The French are also responsible for many of the modern world’s inventions. French scientists have contributed much to the modern world,…

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