AKA "Maid of Orleans". Born at Domremy in Champagne, France, c 1412. Died at Rouen, France, 30 May 1431.
1958-1969. Fifth Republic
1981-1995. Fifth Republic
1969-1974. Fifth Republic
1974-1981. Fifth Republic
1995-2007. Fifth Republic
Referring to the lightest, most delicate white wines made from all white grapes
1973. For the role of Jimmy "Popeye" Doyle. Also won in 1973 for The Poseidon Adventure.
Known for sophistication and Elegance in his Designs
One of the most famous fashion designers in the world.
The Pioneer of French fashion Design. She was the only person in the fashion industry to be named one of the most influential people of the 20th century
Diorâ€™s Fashion House opened in December 1946. Which was branded as the New Look. Brought back The feminine style after the war had ended
In 1987 he opened his own couture house. In 1989 he added accessories to his collection of ready to wear womenâ€™s clothing
Yves Saint Laurent can be credited with both spurring the coutureâ€™s rise from its Sixties ashes and with finally rendering ready-to-wear reputable".
Specialising in luxury French fashion and leather goods
Givenchy opened his own design house at the Plaine Monceau in Paris. Later he named his first collection "Bettina Graziani" for Paris's top Model at the time. His style was marked by innovativeness, contrary to the more conservative designs by Dior.
The current president of France in 2007 is Nicolas Sarkozy
1970 novel made into a 1981 film
He nails a Frenchman, and in Guy Movie lingo, that absolves him of all sins.
Best Actress - Drama, 1981