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: first settled by Celtic Parisii, Roman conquest, Frankish
... Gauls of the Parisii tribe settled there between 250 and 200 BC and founded a
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 ...
The Capetians firmly established Paris as the French capital. ... The university
community constituted an autonomous borough; another was formed on the right
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 ...
... 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.
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 ...
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 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 ...
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