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Looking for amazing facts and informations about France? Below you can discover four France and french people curiosities that are real, even if they are weird or funny, so please make sure to vote what you think is interesting!

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When George Washington died, Napoleon Bonaparte of France gave a personal eulogy and ordered a ten day mourning period for France.
More people speak French in Africa than do those in France.
The Statue of Liberty is replicated in Brazil, (a copper statue to the individuals of the United States, a gift from the individuals of France).
Saint Lucia is the only country in the world named after a woman. It was named after Saint Lucy of Syracuse by the French.

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The Netherlands invaded Brazil in 1630, under Portuguese control until now. By 1654 the Netherlands had to abandon Brazil and again in 1500 the Portuguese had control over the territory that they found.