Born: November 22, 1890
Birthplace: Lille, France
Died: November 9, 1970
Occupation: Author, General, and Head of State
Profile: A WWI veteran who led the Free French Forces during WWII. Elected leader of the French government in 1945.
Number of Quotes: 2
A true leader always keeps an element of surprise up his sleeve, which others cannot grasp but which keeps his public excited and breathless.
Old age is a shipwreck.