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Charles De Gaulle: 40 years ago…

… the retired General and former President died at his home at Colombey-les-Deux-Eglises, aged 80. After what a life! A few brushstrokes here: a solid Catholic education, followed by a flatlining military career between the two World Wars. Not due to any lack of brilliance, mind you, but to De Gaulle’s annoying habit of speaking […]