Tag: France

From 1814 to 1830, the flag of the Kingdom of France was plain white.


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France was still executing people by guillotine when the first Star Wars movie came out.


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Just before the Nazis invaded Paris, H.A. and Margret Rey fled on bicycles. They were carrying the manuscript for Curious George.


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In France it is illegal to name your pig "Napoleon".


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Napoleon was not unusually short. The French inch was longer than the British inch, so while he was thought to be 5'2" by most of the world, in reality he was closer to 5'7", an average height for a Frenchman.


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