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History of Paris

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The oldest traces of human occupation in Paris, discovered near rue Henri- Farman in 2006, are ..... On the left bank, the Capetians founded an important monastery, the Abbaye de Saint-Germain-des-Pr...

History of Paris, France - Discover France

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History of Paris, France: first settled by Celtic Parisii, Roman conquest, Frankish ... Gauls of the Parisii tribe settled there between 250 and 200 BC and founded a  ...

The History of Paris - Paris.fr

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Even though the site of today's Paris has been inhabited for 90000 years ... Capet , Count of Paris was elected King of France in 987 and founded a new ...

A Brief History of Paris, France - Local Histories

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A brief history of Paris, France from Roman Times to today. ... A government called the Paris Commune was formed in the city. The French government sent ...

Short History of Paris France - Key Dates and Events - Paris Travel

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Interested in the history of Paris? A succinct version of key dates and events can be found here.

History - Paris - City-Data.com

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The history of Paris goes back more than 2,000 years when some 60 Celtic tribes ... Paris as the permanent capital city of what would become modern day France. ... one of the most famous examples of Gothic architecture, and the founding of ...

Paris Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about ...

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Paris, France, Europe. Founded: 53 b.c.. Location: North-central France, Western Europe Motto: Fluctuat nec mergitur ("Battered, but never sinks") Flag: Shield ...

History - L'Opéra de Paris - Opéra national de Paris

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A milestone in the history of French opera, the founding of the Académie royale de Musique was also an important event in the history of Ballet: until then, dance  ...

France: Geography, History, Politics, and More - Fact Monster

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By 987, the crown passed to Hugh Capet, a princeling who controlled only the Ile -de-France, the region surrounding Paris. For 350 years, an unbroken Capetian ...

The Sorbonne in the Middle Ages - La Chancellerie des Universités ...

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The fact that Paris asserted itself as the capital of France was made possible by ... of the continuous growth of the Parisian schools that were grouped together ... The “poor students” received full board in colleges founded by generous donors.

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Paris History And Culture, France. Paris was founded around the end of the 3rd century BC by the Gauls who were called Parisii. In 52 BC Julius Caesar's ...

Paris: History - Infoplease

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The Capetians firmly established Paris as the French capital. ... The university community constituted an autonomous borough; another was formed on the right  ...

Paris celebrates 2,000th birthday - Jul 08, 1951 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in 1951, Paris, the capital city of France, celebrates turning 2,000 ... the birthday cake, as the City of Lights was most likely founded around 250 B.C..