Harman Patil (Editor)

Malesherbes, Loiret

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Country  France
Department  Loiret
Time zone  CET (UTC+1)
Area  17.61 km²
Local time  Sunday 6:48 AM
Region  Centre-Val de Loire
Canton  Malesherbes
INSEE/Postal code  45191 /45330
Population  5,989 (1999)
Arrondissement  Pithiviers
Malesherbes, Loiret
Weather  10°C, Wind SW at 19 km/h, 95% Humidity

Malesherbes is a former commune in the Loiret department in north-central France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Le Malesherbois. It is 65 kilometers away from Orleans.


Map of Malesherbes, France

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.
  • References

    Malesherbes, Loiret Wikipedia

    Similar Topics
    The Wolves of Kromer
    Namte Namte
    Pedro Miguel Silva Rocha