Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin (1804 – 1876), best known by her pseudonym George Sand, was a French novelist and memoirist. She is also equally well-known for her much publicized romantic affairs with a number of celebrities including Frédéric Chopin and Alfred de Musset. rnb**
French Equatorial Africa (FEA): was the federation of French colonial possessions in Middle Africa, extending northwards from the Congo River to the Sahara Desert. Established in 1910, the federation contained five territories. French Congo and Gabon, Oubangui-Chari, Chad and French Cameroon (after World War I). In 1958 the federation was dissolved and in 1959 an interim association called the Union of Central African Republics, before becoming fully independent in August 1960.
The third installment of the Canadian Recording Artists stamp series shines the spotlight on five more outstanding Canadian singer-songwriters and performers who have won fame and accolades on Canadian and U.S. stages, and abroad: Bruce Cockburn, The McGarrigle sisters, Ginette Reno, and Robbie Robertson.