Louis Renault

Racing Driver French Businessman
Born Feb 12, 1877
Hometown Paris
Died Oct 24, 1944
Death Place France
Nationality France

Louis Renault was a French industrialist, one of the founders of Renault and a pioneer of the automobile industry. Renault built one of France's largest automobile manufacturing concerns, which bears his name to this day. During World War I his factories contributed massively to the war effort notably so by the creation and manufacture of the first effective tank : the Renault FT tank.… Read More

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1877 Birth Born on February 12, 1877.


1944 68 Years Old …  Accused of collaborating with the Germans during World War II, he died while awaiting trial in liberated France toward the end of 1944 under uncertain circumstances. … Read More
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