Presentation on theme: "(a brief) History of France. History of France The name of France arises from Germanic people, Francs, been attested from the IIIth century on the straight."— Presentation transcript:
History of France The name of France arises from Germanic people, Francs, been attested from the IIIth century on the straight lower bank of the Rhine. The name of France was used in a official way only from 1190.
Population of France On January 1st, 2011, the number of persons is estimated to 65 026 885 inhabitants
Industry The French industry represents 15,6 % of the national GDP(GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT), against 23 % in Germany.
Cities - Paris most populated and most major city of France, administrative centre of the region Ile-de-France and unique(only) municipality-department of the country. - Le Havre is a French municipality of the northwest of France situated on the right bank of the estuary of the Seine. His(her,its) port(bearing) is the second of France after that of Marseille in terms of size,
French personality. Jules Siegfried, born in Mulhouse on February 12th, 1837 and died in Havre on September 26th, 1922, is to unentrepreneur and French politician. Charles de Gaulle, been born on November 22nd, 1890 in Lille and died on November 9th, 1970 to Colombey-les-Deux-Églises in Haute Marne, is a statesman, a general and a French writer Nicolas Sarkozy, born on January 28th, 1955 in Paris, he is the current French president.