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List of the members of the De Gaulle family, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list includes the names of each famous person in the De Gaulle family, along with information like where each person was born. If you're doing research on historic members of the De Gaulle family, then this list is the perfect jumping off point for finding out which notable people are included. The De Gaulle family has held prominence in the world dating back many years, so it's no wonder that many people have a fascination with its members. While this is not an exact family tree, it does show a list of many popular members of the De Gaulle family.

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Charles de Gaulle is a French politician. He is the eldest child of Admiral Philippe de Gaulle and grandson of General Charles de Gaulle, and served as a member of the European Parliament, from 1994 to 2004. A lawyer in Paris since 1971, Charles de Gaulle was a regional counselor of the Nord-Pas-de-Calais from 1986 to 1992, as a member of the Union for French Democracy right-of-center party. From 1989 to 1990, he was the mayor's first assistant in Rueil-Malmaison in the Hauts-de-Seine department. He was present on Valéry Giscard d'Estaing's electoral list during the 1989 European elections, and after resignations from UDF members who preceded him, he took his seat in Strasbourg in 1993. At ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 69

Birthplace: Dijon, France

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Yvonne de Gaulle was the wife of Charles de Gaulle. She was sometimes known as "Tante Yvonne". They were married on April 7, 1921. She is known for the quote, "The presidency is temporary—but the family is permanent." She and her husband narrowly escaped an assassination attempt on August 22, 1962, when their Citroën DS was targeted by machine gun fire arranged by Jean Bastien-Thiry at the Petit-Clamart. Like her husband, Yvonne de Gaulle was a conservative Catholic, and campaigned against prostitution, the sale of pornography in newsstands and the televised display of nudity and sex, for which she earned the nickname "Tante Yvonne." Later she unsuccessfully tried to persuade de Gaulle to ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 79 (1900-1979)

Birthplace: Calais, France

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Geneviève de Gaulle-Anthonioz

Geneviève de Gaulle-Anthonioz, was a niece of General Charles de Gaulle, a member of the French Resistance, and the president of ATD Quart Monde. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 82 (1920-2002)

Anne de Gaulle

Anne de Gaulle was the youngest daughter of General Charles de Gaulle and his wife, Yvonne. She was born in Trier, Germany, where her father was stationed. Yvonne de Gaulle was struck by an automobile shortly before Anne's birth. She was born with Down syndrome and lived with her family until her death. De Gaulle's relatives all testified that the General, who was normally undemonstrative in his affections for his family, was more open and extroverted with Anne. He would entertain her with songs, dances, and pantomimes. In October 1945, Yvonne de Gaulle bought the Château de Vert-Cœur at Milon-la-Chapelle, where they installed a private hospital for handicapped young girls: the Fondation ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 20 (1928-1948)

Birthplace: Trier, Germany