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Famous bearer is Georges Bizet, a French composer.
-- Anonymous User  3/26/2006
"Georges" was actually Bizet's baptismal name. He was registered "Alexandre Cesar Leopold."
-- Kosta  5/25/2006
A famous bearer of this name includes Georges "Herge" Remi, the creator of the comic strip, Tintin.
-- Hailey2006  3/22/2007
French revolutionary, Georges-Jacques Danton, the Man of August 10th, who after opposing the Terror was promptly executed by the Committee of Public Safety with his followers.
-- Anonymous User  6/29/2007
Famous bearer is the artist Georges Seurat, a leader in the Neo-impressionism movement.
-- causegirl  1/5/2008
Canadian Georges St-Pierre is considered one of the best MMA fighters and currently ranked as the number-one welterweight in the world. He was named the Canadian Athlete of the Year in 2008.
-- CN  12/20/2009
Famous French writer Georges Sand who like George Eliot was actually a woman. Most famous as the partner of the great composer Chopin.
-- Anton  3/9/2010
Georges Braque (1882-1963) was a French painter, graphic artist and designer. [noted -ed]
-- Anonymous User  10/11/2011
The name Georges was very popular in France until about the 1970's, when it began a slow decline. It is now quite uncommon among baby boys, and placed #668 in 2010.
-- bonjour_mon_joli  8/25/2013
In the book Liar & Spy by Rebecca Stead, the main character's name is Georges, and is named after Georges Seurat.
-- Eievie  9/14/2013
Georges Méliès, full name Marie-Georges-Jean Méliès, was a French magician and filmmaker best known for his 1902 film La Voyage dans la Lune (A Trip to the Moon). He was one of the earliest filmmakers in history and directed over 500 films.

He also appears as a character in the 2007 novel The Invention of Hugo Cabret and its 2011 film adaptation, Hugo.
-- jbr1234  8/4/2015

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