1890 Nikola Tesla

Nikola Tesla (1856-1943) Inventor, engineer, pioneer.

1907 Mark Twain

Writer Mark Twain (1835-1910).

1914 Auguste Escoffier

George Auguste Escoffier (1846-1935). Chef, restaurateur, culinary writer

1940 Lyon, France

Famous footage used in propaganda were these people are pictured watching German Soldiers on Avenue des Champs-Élysées. However, this was in Lyon where French flags were to be sent to Algeria.

1911 Prince Joachim Frans Humbert

(1890-1920) Son of German Kaizer Wilhelm II, great grandson of queen Victoria