The Eiffel Tower was built the year before the World Expo. During the World Expo in Paris the Eiffel Tower was revealed to the world. It was also during the expo that the Tower was lit up for the first time.
1894 · The Affair - Dreyfus is Accused of Treason
The Dreyfus affair was a huge scandal in the late 19th century and early 20th century French. Alfred Dreyfus was born on October 9, 1859 in Mulhouse, France and died on July 12, 1935 in Paris France. He was convicted of treason. He was accused of being a spy in the German embassy in France.
1920 · Treaty of Versailles
The Treaty of Versailles was signed in Paris to formally end WWI. It established Peace between the allied forces and set guidelines for Germany.
Latin: From the Latin name Georgius, which comes from a Greek word meaning a tiller of the ground, a husbandman, or a vinedresser. George is found as a female name. Segras, Seorus, Seoras, Degras and Deorsa are Gaelic forms of George. Georgeanna, Georgina, and Georgiana are female names derived from George. Jorgi and Juers are Anglo-Norman forms of George.
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