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Charlie Hebdo Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

The most viewed memorials & obituaries in the Charlie Hebdo Memorial Site.

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The Paris police have stated that 129 people have died in shootings and explosions in and around Paris, France according to CNN. Many more have been wounded and the official number of deaths is expected to rise. Six separate locations in Paris were attacked in a coordinated effort by terrorists on Friday night. Attackers used automatic weapons and wore explosive devices. The Islamic State, also known as ISIS or ISIL, has claimed responsibility for the attacks. Eight of the terrorists who...
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Twelve people have been killed in a shooting at the office of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, in what appears to have been a terrorist attack in retaliation to a cartoon by the magazine depicting ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Two police officers are among those killed, as well as the magazine's editor and several cartoonists. Rallies around France and the rest of Europe have drawn thousands of supporters expressing solidarity via the slogan "Je suis Charlie" ("I am Charlie"),...
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Jean Cabut, 76, widely known as Cabu, established himself as one of France's best-known cartoonists over a career that spanned 60 years. He served in the French military during the Algerian war for independence in the late 1950s, and later drew cartoons for several publications. Among them was Hara-Kiri, a satirical magazine that emerged in the '60s and was considered a forerunner of Charlie Hebdo. One of Cabut's recurring characters was the Grande Duduche, a skinny, blond schoolboy...
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Ahmed Merabet Obituary (AP News)

PARIS (AP) — The last of the 12 victims slain in...

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Phillippe Honore Obituary (AP News)

Phillippe Honore, 80, a cartoonist, was killed in...

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Bernard Maris Obituary (AP News)

Bernard Maris, 68, gained prominence as both an...

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Stephane Charbonnier Obituary (AP News)

Stephane Charbonnier, 47, known professionally as...

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Georges Wolinski Obituary (AP News)

Georges Wolinski, 80, was another of Charlie...

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Bernard Verlhac Obituary (AP News)

Cartoonist Bernard Verlhac, who drew under the...