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  • 2018
    • Death of Jean Marais

    • 08 November 1998
    • 08 November 2018
    • Jean Marais (1913-1998), was a French actor, stage director, writer, painter, sculptor and potter. In his films, he was one of the few actors who did their stunts themselves. In 1993, Jean Marais was awarded a Honorary César film award for his career.
    • The signing of the Armistice, ending the First World War between the German Reich and the Entente powers, in a railway carriage at Compiègne.
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    • End of World War One
    • 11 November 1918
    • 11 November 2018
    • Disappearance of Alain Colas

    • 16 November 1978
    • 16 November 2018
    • The French skipper Alain Colas (1943-1978) disappeared near the Azores when competing in the first Route du Rhum. Despite searches, neither the skipper nor his trimaran "Manureva" were ever found.
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    • While on a tour around the United States, President John Fitzgerald Kennedy was killed by three shots as he was crossing the Dallas city centre in a Lincoln Continental 1961. He was immediately taken to hospital but died 30 minutes later.
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    • The assassination of JF Kennedy
    • 22 November 1963
    • 22 November 2018
    • Forming Led Zeppelin

    • 30 November 1968
    • 30 November 2018
    • Led Zeppelin is a British rock group, and a precursor of hard rock. The musicians were excellent and highly innovative, making it one of the greatest rock groups in history.
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    • 20 October 1984
    • 20 October 2018
    • Death of François Truffaut

    • French film director and screenwriter François Truffaut was one of the film directors who formed the New Wave.
    • 20 October 2008
    • 20 October 2018
    • Death of Sister Emmanuelle

    • Sister Emmanuelle, also known as "The little sister of the poor", was known for her charity work in Egypt with children and the poorest and is a symbol, for the French, of the cause for the poor.
    • 22 October 1943
    • 22 October 2018
    • Birth of Catherine Deneuve

    • Catherine Deneuve built her highly successful film career on the variety of her films, establishing herself as a demanding actress and popular star. She has worked with some of the finest directors, including Luis Bunuel, François Truffaut and Jacques Demy.
    • 27 October 2013
    • 27 October 2018
    • Death of Lou Reed

    • Born in the Brooklyn area of New York, Lou Reed (1942-2013) was an American songwriter, composer, singer and guitarist who began his career with the group The Velvet Underground. As a solo performer, he had a huge hit in 1972 with "Walk on the wild side".
    • 28 October 1949
    • 28 October 2018
    • Birth of Marcel Cerdan

    • Marcel Cerdan (1916-1949) was a French boxer. At the age of 18, he fought his first professional match. And in the 1940s, he won so many matches that he was nicknamed the "Moroccan bomber”. He was also known for his love affair with Edith Piaf.
    • 31 October 1984
    • 31 October 2018
    • Death of Indira Gandhi

    • Indira Gandhi was the daughter of Nehru, and Prime Minister of India from 1966 to 1977, and from 1980 to 1984.
    • 01 November 1954
    • 01 November 2018
    • Outbreak of the Algerian War

    • The conflict would last from 1954 to 1962, primarily with Algeria and would also have repercussions in mainland France. The French State was at war with the Algerian seperatists of the National Liberation Front (FLN).
    • 02 November 1979
    • 02 November 2018
    • Death of Jacques Mesrine

    • Jacques Mesrine (1936-1979) was a French gangster. He became France's “Public Enemy no. one" in the 1970s, and was hunted for his numerous hold-ups and other crimes committed in France and abroad. He was shot down by the police at the wheel of his car.
    • 04 November 1984
    • 04 November 2018
    • Launch of Canal+

    • On 4 November 1984, 186,000 "founding" subscribers discovered the first French pay-TV channel.
    • 04 November 2008
    • 04 November 2018
    • Barack Obama elected president of the US

    • Barack Obama is elected president of the United States, defeating John McCain. He is the first Afro-American to hold this post.
    • 04 November 2018
    • Start of the Route du Rhum race

    • Every four years, since 1978, the Route du Rhum transatlantic race from Saint-Malo to Guadeloupe has brought together on the starting line mono-hull and multi-hull vessels, ranging in size from small to gigantic.
    • 06 November 1988
    • 04 November 2018
    • Referendum on New Caledonia

    • Following a referendum on New Caledonia, a law was adopted in 1988 giving the territory a new status.
    • 06 November 1998
    • 06 November 2018
    • Inauguration of the Modern Art Museum in Strasbourg

    • Inauguration of the Modern and Contemporary Art Museum in Strasbourg in Nov 1998.
    • 06 November 2018
    • World Karate Championships

    • The World Senior Karate Championships has been organised since 1970 by the World Karate Federation.
    • 08 November 1998
    • 08 November 2018
    • Death of Jean Marais

    • Jean Marais (1913-1998), was a French actor, stage director, writer, painter, sculptor and potter. In his films, he was one of the few actors who did their stunts themselves. In 1993, Jean Marais was awarded a Honorary César film award for his career.
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