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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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Paris is more than 2,000 years old. Gauls of the Parisii tribe settled there between 250 and 200 BC and founded a fishing village on an island in the river that is ...

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  ...

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

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Interested in the long history of Paris, France? A short list of key dates, facts and events can be found here, making it the perfect memory-jogger.

History of Paris - Lonely Planet Travel Information

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The French have always said 'Quand Paris éternue, la France s'en rhume' ... Childeric II, Clovis' son and successor, founded the Abbey of St-Germain des Prés ...

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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 ...

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  ...

Paris: A Concise History - LinkParis.com

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Clovis I First King of France Paris was founded towards the end of the 3rd century BC on what is now the Ile de la Cite by a tribe of Celtic Gauls known as the ...

Paris | national capital, France | Britannica.com

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Aug 12, 2016 ... Paris, 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 ...

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Useful guide to the city of Paris France including all about culture, art, history, ... Paris was founded around the end of the 3rd century BC by the Gauls who were ...

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..