The mausoleum that is the final resting place for 72 of France's renowned men — and just one woman — will get a little more 'egalite' during two years of renovations.Days after announcing that two women who fought with the ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Wichita Eagle
Days after announcing that two women who fought with the French Resistance during World War II will be interred at the Pantheon, the government on Tuesday announced that the faces of thousands of ordinary people will be on show in ... FULL ARTICLE AT San Antonio Express-News
Marie Skłodowska Curie (7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934) was a physicist and chemist of Polish upbringing and subsequent French citizenship. She was a pioneer in the field of radioactivity and the first person honored with two Nobel Prizes—in physics and chemistry. She was also the first female professor at the University of Paris.
She was born Maria Skłodowska in Warsaw (then in Vistula Land,... Full
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