Châtellerault

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Châtellerault is a commune in the Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in France.wikipedia
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Aénor de Châtellerault

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The daughter of Aymeric I, Ænor of Châtellerault (ca 1103 - ca 1130), whose mother had been the "mistress" in the new courtly love poetry of the troubadour lord William, sixth Count of Poitiers and ninth Duke of Aquitaine, who lodged in his tower the "Dangereuse de Châtellerault", married his son, William X of Aquitaine, and was mother of Eleanor of Aquitaine.
Aénor of Châtellerault (also known as Aénor de Rochefoucauld) Duchess of Aquitaine (born c. 1103 in Châtellerault, died March 1130 in Talmont) was the mother of Eleanor of Aquitaine, who arguably became the most powerful woman in Europe of her generation.

Clain

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Châtellerault lies on the river Vienne, a few km downstream from its confluence with the Clain in Cenon-sur-Vienne.
It joins the Vienne near Châtellerault, in Cenon-sur-Vienne.

Duke of Châtellerault

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However, in return for services offered to the Crowns of Scotland and France, the title of Duc de Châtellerault (1548) was presented to James Hamilton, 2nd Earl of Arran, Chief of the Name, and regent of Scotland during the infancy of Mary, Queen of Scots, and of France.
It takes its name from Châtellerault, in the Vienne region.

Manufacture d'armes de Châtellerault

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The Manufacture d'armes de Châtellerault was one of France's four principal state-owned arms manufacturers, providing most of the infantry small arms used by the French Army and Navy.
The Manufacture d'armes de Châtellerault, often abbreviated to MAC ("Châtellerault Arms Manufacturer" in English), was a French state-owned weapon manufacturer installed in the town of Châtellerault.

Vienne

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Châtellerault is a commune in the Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in France.

Clément Janequin

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Janequin was born in Châtellerault, near Poitiers, though no documents survive which establish any details of his early life or training.

Chatelherault Country Park

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(See Chatelherault Country Park, Lanarkshire.)
Its name is derived from the French town of Châtellerault, the title Duc de Châtellerault having been granted to James Hamilton, 2nd Earl of Arran in 1548 for his part in arranging the marriage of Mary, Queen of Scots, to Francis, Dauphin of France.

Nouvelle-Aquitaine

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Châtellerault is a commune in the Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in France.
Safran has two major production facilities in the region: Turbomeca (world leader in helicopter turbines) near Pau and Snecma (maintenance and repair of military engines) in Châtellerault.

Jean Daillé

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He was born at Châtellerault and educated at Poitiers and Saumur.

Vienne (river)

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Châtellerault lies on the river Vienne, a few km downstream from its confluence with the Clain in Cenon-sur-Vienne.

Bernard Panafieu

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Panafieu was born on 26 January 1931 in Châtellerault and ordained on 22 April 1956 for the archdiocese of Albi, where he served as a vicar and chaplain of the lyceum La Pérouse.

Rodolphe Salis

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The son of a distiller in Châtellerault, Salis came to Paris in 1872, after leaving the regiment in which he had undertaken military service.

William IX, Duke of Aquitaine

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The daughter of Aymeric I, Ænor of Châtellerault (ca 1103 - ca 1130), whose mother had been the "mistress" in the new courtly love poetry of the troubadour lord William, sixth Count of Poitiers and ninth Duke of Aquitaine, who lodged in his tower the "Dangereuse de Châtellerault", married his son, William X of Aquitaine, and was mother of Eleanor of Aquitaine.
William was excommunicated a second time for "abducting" the Viscountess Dangerose (Dangerosa), the wife of his vassal Aimery I de Rochefoucauld, Viscount of Châtellerault.

Benoît Cauet

Benoît Cauet (born 2 May 1969 in Châtellerault) is a former French footballer who played as a midfielder.

Marie-Louise Carven

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Marie-Louise Carven was born Carmen de Tommaso on 31 August 1909 in Châtellerault, France.

Charles Sabourin

On 19 June 1849, Sabourin was born in Châtellerault, Vienne, France.

Sébastien Chavanel

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Sébastien Chavanel (born March 21, 1981 in Châtellerault) is a retired French professional road bicycle racer who last rode for UCI ProTeam.

Jean-Pierre Thiollet

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He attended school in Châtellerault, before his studies in Poitiers classes préparatoires aux grandes écoles and his degrees in Parisian universities (Pantheon-Sorbonne University, University of Paris III:Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris-Sorbonne University).

Édith Cresson

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Mayor of Châtellerault, 1983–1997 (Resignation).

Communes of the Vienne department

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(CAC) Communauté d'agglomération du Grand Châtellerault, created in 2001

Mosin–Nagant

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It also was the source of the first 500,000 production Model 1891 Mosin–Nagant rifles, as the Russian armament industry could not tool up quickly enough to produce them for the rearmament of the Imperial Russian Army.