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André Citroën on an ocean voyage
5 February 1878
|Died||3 July 1935
|Known for||Founder of Citroën|
|Parent(s)||Levie Citroen and Masza Amelia Kleinman|
|Relatives||Alfred Lindon (brother-in-law)|
André-Gustave Citroën ( 5 February 1878 – 3 July 1935) was a French industrialist and freemason of Dutch and Polish Jewish origin. He was the founder of the car company Citroën, but also for his application of double helical gears.
Citroën was born on 5 February 1878 in Paris and died from stomach cancer on 3 July 1935 in Paris, aged 57.
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