François Blanc

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For the grape variety, see Meslier-Saint-François.
François Blanc
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Born (1806-12-12)December 12, 1806
Courthézon
Died April 27, 1877(1877-04-27) (aged 70)
Loèche-les-Bains
Nationality French
Occupation Businessman, Property developer
Spouse(s) Madeleine-Victoire Huguelin
Marie Blanc (fr)
Children Camille Blanc (1847–1927)
Charles Blanc (1848–1872)
Louise Blanc (1854–1911)
Edmond Blanc (fr) (1856–1920)
Marie-Félix Blanc (fr) (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.

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