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For the French statesman, see Guillaume-Chrétien de Lamoignon de Malesherbes.
Castle of Malesherbes
|Region||Centre-Val de Loire|
|• Mayor (2001–2008)||Paul Sanchez|
|Area1||17.61 km2 (6.80 sq mi)|
|• Density||350/km2 (900/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||45191 /45330|
|Elevation||67–140 m (220–459 ft)|
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.
Famous people from the commune
- Chrétien Guillaume de Lamoignon de Malesherbes (1721-1794), magistrate, lawyer and French statesman. He lived in the Castle of Malesherbes.
- Hilaire Étienne Lelièvre (1800-1851), Army officer in Africa, a street name has been dedicated to him.
- Eugène-Louis Hauvette-Besnault, Indologist, was born and died in Malesherbes
- Jean Billard (1893-1968), French surgeon born in this commune.
- Jacques Pilhan (1944-1998), French advertiser and political communication advisor for François Mitterrand and Jacques Chirac.
- Dominique Lacout, French philosopher and writer, born in 1949. He lived in the commune from 2000 to 2009.
- Arrêté préfectoral 30 November 2015
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