Today is 50th Anniversary of Charles de Gaulle Death, leader of the French resistance during the WWII and President of France from 1959 to 1969, Charles de Gaulle, has an important history with Warsaw and Poland…. Continue reading OTD, 50 years ago, died Charles de Gaulle – Charles de Gaulle and Warsaw.
Today is the 80s Anniversary of the Appeal of 18 June 1940 “L’Appel du 18 juin”, the day Charles de Gaulle (future President of France 1959-1969) exiles in the UK asked from the BBC radio in London to the French people to resist against the nazis. This event is often considered to be the origin of the resistance against the nazis in France…. Continue reading 80’s Anniversary of the Appeal of 18 June 1940 – Charles de Gaulle and Warsaw.