Alain Decaux

Alain Decaux

Alain Decaux in 2011
Born (1925-07-23)23 July 1925
Lille, France
Died 27 March 2016(2016-03-27) (aged 90)
Paris, France
Nationality French
Occupation Historian, writer
Known for Member of the Académie française

Alain Decaux (23 July 1925 − 27 March 2016) was a French historian by profession.[1] He was elected to the Académie française on 15 February 1979.



  1. Thomas Wieder (27 March 2016). "Mort de l'académicien Alain Decaux, inimitable conteur d'Histoire" (in French). Le Monde. Retrieved 27 March 2016.

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