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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 ...

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 | national capital, France | Britannica.com

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Nov 18, 2015 ... City and capital of France, located in the north-central part of the country. People were living on the site of the present-day city, located along ...

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

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... urban areas. The percent of France's total population living in the Paris metropolitan area. ... Date the city was founded, 53 BC, AD 969, 753 BC, 723 BC.

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 ...

When was France founded? | Reference.com

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The first kings of what would become France hailed from the Merovingian blood line. This line of kings began in 481 with King Clovis, who made Paris the seat of  ...

The Economic History of Paris - San Jose State University

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The most famous of the universities of Paris, the Sorbonne, was founded in 1257 by ... The English had resumed warfare in France in 1415 in what came to be ...

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  ...

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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 ...

A Brief History of Paris, France - A World History Encyclopedia

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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 ...

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..