What are Poitiers?

  • (noun): The battle in 1356 in which the English under the Black Prince defeated the French.
    Synonyms: battle of Poitiers


Coordinates: 46°34′55″N 0°20′10″E / 46.5819°N 0.3361°E / 46.5819; 0.3361

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Poitiers FC
... Poitiers Football Club is a French football team based in the city of Poitiers, which was established in 1921 ...
Poitiers - Notable People
... This is a list of people of interest who were born or resided in Poitiers Hilary of Poitiers (c300–367), elected bishop of Poitiers around the year 350, exiled and returned to die there Charles Martel, French ... at the abbey of Le Pin, 1197 René Descartes studied law at the University of Poitiers Saint Louis de Montfort Michel Aco, the explorer, was born in Poitiers ... the Conservatoire de Paris Camille Guérin, born in Poitiers in 1872, discovered a vaccine against tuberculosis with Albert Calmette in 1924 Michel ...