Pierre Brossolette

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Birth Name:
Pierre Brossolette
Birth Date:
June 25, 1903
Birth Place:
Paris, France
Death Date:
March 22, 1944
Place of Death:
University Hospitals Pitié Salpêtrière - Charles Foix, 47-83 Boulevard de l'Hôpital, 75013 Paris, France
Cause of Death:
Suicide - threw himself through the window of the 5th floor of a Rennes prison after being tortured over two and a half days
Cemetery Name:
Le Panthéon
Claim to Fame:
Historical Figure
Pierre Brossolette was a French journalist, a leading left-wing politician, and a major hero of the French Resistance.

Cemetery Information:

Final Resting Place:

Le Panthéon

Place du Panthéon

Paris, , 75005




Grave Location:


Grave Location Description

Enter through the main entrance, and go straight all the way to the back of the building. There will be a sign pointing left to go to the Crypt. Follow the signs and go down the staircase to the Crypt. In the Crypt, equal in size to the main hall above, though with space consumed by structural elements, you’ll see the tombs and memorials in various rooms branching out from the main hallway. Pierre Brossolette is located in an alcove with Germaine Tillion, Geneviève de Gaulle-Anthonioz, and Jean Zay.

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48.846594, 2.345475

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