Auguste and Louis Lumière, inventors, were the first filmmakers in history. They patented the cinematograph, which in contrast to Edison's "peepshow" kinetoscope allowed simultaneous viewing by multiple parties. Their first film, Sortie de l'usine Lumière de Lyon, shot in 1894, is considered the first true motion picture
René Lacoste (1904-1996), dominated the world of tennis in the late 20s and nicknamed "crocodile" by his friends for being so hungry of victories.
Two French inventors think they've come up with an environmentally-friendly solution to the stink and mess of wild peeing. And people are listening.
Jean-Pierre Blanchard (July 4, 1753 – March 7, 1809), aka Jean Pierre François Blanchard, was a French inventor, most remembered as a pioneer in aviation and ballooning.
Jacques Alexandre César Charles (November 12, 1746 – April 7, 1823) was a French inventor, scientist, mathematician, and balloonist.
"Louis Braille French Inventor of System of Raised-Point Writing for the Blind"=>