François Blanc

François Blanc

François Blanc
Born (1806-12-12)December 12, 1806
Died July 27, 1877(1877-07-27) (aged 70)
Nationality French
Occupation Businessman, Property developer
Spouse(s) Madeleine-Victoire Huguelin
Marie Blanc
Children Camille Blanc (1847–1927)
Charles Blanc (1848–1872)
Louise Blanc (1854–1911)
Edmond Blanc (1856–1920)
Marie-Félix Blanc (1859–1882)
Relatives Princess Marie Bonaparte (granddaughter)

François Blanc (12 December 1806 – 27 July 1877), nicknamed "The Magician of Homburg" and "The Magician of Monte Carlo", was a French entrepreneur and operator of casinos, including the Monte Carlo Casino in Monaco.

Her daughter Marie-Félix married Roland Bonaparte and had issue.


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