Georges Jean Thirion

1908–1959 (Age 50)
Guiler-sur-Goyen, Brittany, France

The Life of Georges Jean

When Georges Jean Thirion was born on 26 November 1908, in Guiler-sur-Goyen, Brittany, France, his father, Francois Ferdinand Thirion, was 23 and his mother, Victorine Marianne Lanvier, was 22. He died on 18 February 1959, in France, at the age of 50.

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Francois Ferdinand Thirion
Victorine Marianne Lanvier
Georges Jean Thirion
Francoise Jeanne Thirion

Parents & Siblings

  • Francois Ferdinand Thirion


  • Victorine Marianne Lanvier




World Events (8)

1914 · World War I

Age 6

On July 31, 1914 French socialist leader, Jean Jaurés was murdered. A few days later Germany starts plans to invade France. Britain then started to occupy France. The battles that took place in France were First Battle of the Marne, Gallipoli, Jutland, Battle of Verdun, Battle of the Somme, and the Brusilov Offensive. 25 percent of the allied military deaths that happened in World War I were from France. Between civilian and military deaths France lost 1,697,800 people and 4,266,000 were wounded.
1920 · Treaty of Versailles 

Age 12

The Treaty of Versailles was signed in Paris to formally end WWI. It established Peace between the allied forces and set guidelines for Germany.

Age 16

Chamonix, France hosts Winter Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of Thiry, a variant of Thierry .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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