Maxime Weygand

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Birthday
21, 1867
Birthplace
Belgium
Death Date
Jan 28, 1965 (98)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
21, 1867
Birthplace
Belgium
Death Date
Jan 28, 1965 (98)

About

French military commander who fought in World War I and in World War II.

Before Fame

He was born in Brussels and was orphaned at birth. It was rumored that he was the illegitimate son of either Empress Carlota of Mexico or of the Empress' brother, Leopold II, and his Polish mistress.

Trivia

He surrendered to the Nazis in World War II and collaborated with Germany in the establishment of the Vichy France regime.

Family Life

He died in Paris, France.

Associated With

He and Charles de Gaulle were important French military leaders.