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DamonPearl94
08-22-2016, 12:11 PM
On this day in History, Citroen helps De Gaulle survive assassination attempt on Aug 22, 1962 - HISTORY.com (http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/citroen-helps-de-gaulle-survive-assassination-attempt)



On August 22, 1962, President Charles De Gaulle of France survives one of several assassination attempts against him thanks to the superior performance of the presidential automobile: The sleek, aerodynamic Citroen DS 19, known as “La Deesse” (The Goddess).


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