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Philippe, 4th Duc de Vendome, by Jacob Ferdinand Voet. (1655–1727) The Grand Prior for France in the Order of Malta, Vendôme held senior military positions throughout his life, in various command roles. Born to Louis de Bourbon, duc de Vendôme, and Laura Mancini. Died w/o issue; find no record of a marriage.

Jean-Baptiste Girard (February 21, 1775 at Aups, in Var – June 27, 1815 in Paris), was a French soldier, général and baron d'Empire, who fought in the French Revolutionary Wars and the Napoleonic Wars.

Jean Lannes, 1st Duc de Montebello was a Marshal of the French Empire. He was one of Napoleon's most daring and talented generals. Napoleon once commented on Lannes: "I found him a pygmy and left him a giant". A personal friend of the emperor, he was allowed to address him with the familiar "tu", as opposed to the formal "vous".