“But I didn’t have this concern.” She said when she sometimes wondered whether she was loved for her money, “I have smiled and said to myself, ‘If it’s more, so much the better.’”.Secret recordings of Bettencourt, made by a former butler, spawned separate inquiries into allegations of campaign finance violations related to former President Nicolas Sarkozy’s 2007 election. In September 1940, Eugène Deloncle and Eugène Schueller establish the Social Revolutionary Movement (the French acronym for which is MSR, pronounced “aime et sert” i.e. She’s credited with the entire estate in Bloomberg’s analysis.In the 1988 magazine interview, Bettencourt discussed the role that wealth may have played in her personal relationships.Bettencourt with her husband Andre Bettencourt in Nov. 1973.“Obviously, it’s surely more comfortable to be certain that you are loved for your soul,” she said. In the Easter edition of 1941, for example, Bettencourt had described Jews as "hypocritical Pharisees" whose "race has been forever sullied by the blood of the righteous". Thus the holding company established by Eugene Schueller during the Second World War will be wound up. The interview is stored in the German archives.The battle of Stalingrad reverses the course of events. Several meetings of the management team take place in his office at L’Oréal’s headquarters.A group of youngsters, living in a dormitory of the Marista Fathers (104, rue de Vaugirard, Paris), touch base with the leaders of the plot and participate in some of their activities without, however, formally joining the OSARN. Before and during the World War II, he was a staunch supporter of La Cagoule, a fascist group with ties to the Nazi regime.During the 1930s Schueller hosted La Cagoule’s meetings at L’Oreal’s headquarters in Paris. He was also the member of La Cagoule which was a violent French fascist pro-Nazi group. Meantime, Robert Mitterand moves into rue Dufrenoy, more exactly, into the building that will house the head office of the Opus in France. L’Oréal, the cosmetic giant, has just announced that it will restructure its capital. As a consequence, on 18 June, the government declares the dissolution of the leagues of veterans. After the German invasion, they swore allegiance to Hitler, sent men to support the German forces fighting in Russia and collaborated in the persecution of French Jews.After the war L'Oréal is alleged to have provided a hiding place for former members of the group anxious to rewrite their pasts, becoming, as the Nazi-hunter Serge Klarsfeld put it, "a factory designed to recycle the extreme Right" into post-war respectability.Bettencourt went on to marry Schueller's daughter and heir, Liliane, and rose to become deputy chairman of L'Oréal and one of the richest men in France. Searches uncover caches of weapons distributed throughout the entire territory. The founder of this group was also one of the main financiers of the plot by,Through a brief communiqué, published on the night of 3 February 2004, L’Oréal, the cosmetic giant announced a capital restructuring [.Today L’Oréal is valued at 43.6 billion euro. Bettencourt uses his transfer as an opportunity to meet Allen Dulles and Max Schoop both from the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) — predecessor of the CIA. MSR management meetings take place at L’Oréal’s head office (14, rue Royale, Paris).The organization’s programme indicates: “We want to build a new Europe in cooperation with national socialist Germany and all other European nations freed from liberal capitalism, Judaism, bolshevism and French masons (..) to regenerate France and the French race (…) to ensure the Jews that stay in France are subject to harsh laws, preventing them from infesting our race (…) to create a socialist economy (…) which guarantees a fair distribution of production by simultaneously increasing both wages and production”.As the first application of this programme, Deloncle organises bombing seven Parisian synagogues, in the night of 2 and 3 October 1941.As for young André Bettencourt, he becomes the French leader of PropagandaStaffel. In his youth Bettencourt had been a member of La Cagoule, a violent Fascist group bankrolled by Eugène Schueller, founder of the cosmetics giant L'Oréal. In 1944, they give him 2.5 million francs (at the time) to finance their network. In 2013, French authorities dropped charges against Sarkozy.Bettencourt also lost money in Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme.Liliane Henriette Betsy Schueller was born Oct. 21, 1922, in Paris. His book.On 15 June 1941, in an address to the Congress of the Organization at Paris’s Palais de la Mutualité, Schueller calls for “preliminary revolution for cleansing and remedy” which must “necessarily be bloody”. This makes her the richest person in France.In 1907, a small entrepreneur, Eugene Schueller, establishes L’Oréal. An academic, she wrote books on Greek mythology and Jewish-Christian relations. Liliane married André Bettencourt, a former member of La Cagoule, in 1950 and Bettencourt soon after rose to prominence at L'Oréal. It will simply consist in quickly shooting fifty to a hundred high profile individuals”.On 22 June 1941, the Reich attacks the Soviet Union. Bettencourt along with her husband in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France. Liliane Bettencourt is a French heiress and businesswoman who is the principal shareholder in the cosmetics company, L’Oréal and is reputed to be the wealthiest woman in history.. We are talking of Pierre Guillain de Benouville, Claude Roy, André Bettencourt and François Mitterrand. François Mitterand is hired as director of the magazine.Rue Saint-Dominique, the office André Bettencourt used when he managed PropagandaStaffel, is transformed into one of the residences of Opus Dei. They are soon to be joined by Gabriel Jeantet, François Méténier and Dr Henri Martin.Colonel de La Rocque warns former league members that their movement may be infiltrated by “traitor groups”, that is by fascists acting on behalf of foreign states, such as Italy and Germany [.Eugene Schueller, a close friend of Eugene Deloncle, contributes his personal assets to the plot. He soon got to know Eugène Schueller; after the war his testimony, along with that of Mitterrand, would be crucial in helping Schueller to avoid disgrace.Following the liberation Bettencourt was honoured for his activities in the Resistance with the Croix de Guerre, the Rosette de la Résistance and the Croix de Chevalier of the Légion d'honneur. They form a Secret Organization for National Revolutionary Action (OSARN by its French acronym). Deloncle and Schueller then decide to establish a Legion of French Volunteers (LVF by the French acronym) to fight Bolshevism on the Eastern front. The head of L’Oréal, Eugène Schueller, becomes an economic reference point. Bettencourt was born on 21 October 1922 in Paris, France.Her parents were Eugene Schueller and Louise Madeleine Berthe. Mitterrand, meanwhile, became editor of the company's magazine Your Beauty.Bettencourt also became involved in politics as a member of the council at Saint-Maurice d'Ételan, where he served as mayor between 1965 and 1989.Elected to the National Assembly in 1951 as an Independent, he served between 1966 to 1973 as, successively, minister for transportation, interim minister for foreign affairs, minister for posts and telecommunications, minister of industry, minister for foreign affairs and minister for cultural affairs.He was a member of the French Senate from 1977 to 1995, representing the Right-wing Union for French Democracy. But the crimes committed by members of La Cagoule do not end there, not even when the allies disembark at Normandy. 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Her grandson, Jean-Victor Meyers, replaced her on L’Oreal’s board in 2012.World’s wealthiest woman amassed a fortune of $42.5 billion,Paris-based L’Oreal’s brands include Lancome and Garnier,Photographer: Francois Durand/Getty Images,Photographer: Mehdi Fedouach/AFP via Getty Images,Photographer: Alain Dejean/Sygma via Getty Images.Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.Adds French inheritance law in third paragraph under Assigned Guardian subhead. As a journalist, in 1945 he established the.This article was written using materials from the personal archives of the author, research financed by Michel Sitbon and documents that had been delivered to the author by David Frydman, whom he will always remember.What will be the foreign policy of the next US President?Who wants to overthrow President Lukashenko?Understanding international relations (2/2),Understanding international relations (1/2),The slow disintegration of the Republic in France,The left teams up with Muslim Brotherhood in 4th largest city in France,The Global Political Project Imposed on the Occasion of Covid-19,Joint Statement on the 75th Anniversary of the end of the Second World War,Russia sets record straight: Poland and German Reich planned deportation of Jews as early as 1938,The articles on Voltaire Network may be freely reproduced provided the source is cited, their integrity is respected and they are not used for commercial purposes (license.Source: “The Secret History of L’Oréal”, by Thierry Meyssan, Translation Anoosha Boralessa.You visit this website to seek quality analysis that enables you to forge your own understanding of today’s world. Later on, in 1928, he buys up Monsavon, then the Valentine paintings, the Dop shampoos and the magazine.On 6 February 1934, in reaction to a resounding political-financial scandal, the leagues of veterans that fought in the Great War demonstrate before the Chambre des députés in Paris seeking the resignation of the Daladier government. I would say that these are the things that are the most valuable,” Bettencourt said in a rare interview with French literary magazine L’Egoiste in 1988. Liliane married Andre Bettencourt, an influential politician who started as a Catholic monarchist member of La Cagoule. He claimed to have helped Mitterrand escape to London by plane in November 1943.Subsequently Bettencourt was said to have been arrested and imprisoned by the Gestapo. On 27 August, 1941, on the occasion of a ceremony marking the departure of an LVF contingency for the Russian border, they organize a double attack during which Laval and Déat are wounded.On 20 December 1941, Andre Bettencourt perfectly aware about the debates taking place at Berlin, writes in the Christmas editorial of.In fact, some days later, the Conference of Wansee decides to implement “the final solution”. This activity is officially recognized only 40 years later by the Mitterand administration, yet historians are still constantly questioning it.At the end of 1942, André Bettencourt is sent by Eugène Schueller “to aryanize” Nestlé in Switzerland (the boss of L’Oréal became one of Nestlé’s major shareholders). To begin with he returned to journalism, founding the Journale Agricole and running the Courrier Cauchois.In 1950 he married Schueller's daughter Liliane and joined the company. On the night of 15 November 1937, continuing into 16 November 1937, the organization attempts a coup d’État which ultimately fails. One of the Cagoule members, André Bettencourt, later married Schueller's only daughter, Liliane. The Bettencourts hold 11.99 billion; Nestle 11.5 billion; and the remaining 20.11 billion floats on the Stock Exchange. André Bettencourt becomes closer to his friend François Mitterrand who executes various duties at Vichy where he shares an office with Jean Ousset, the leader of Joseph Darnard’s, Youth Movement of the French Legion of Soldiers. This work is politically led by Jean Ousset.André Bettencourt then went on to pursue a brilliant career. The following day and in the weeks that follow, sunlight is shed on the plot. In 1986 Mitterrand was reported to be considering him as a possible prime minister. To date, we have no idea how this money was used.Eugène Deloncle is murdered. At once, a group of fascist militants, most of whom came from section XVII of the “Camelots du Roi”, break with Charles Maurras, a monarchist philosopher and decide to go underground. Thanks to the testimony of André Bettencourt and François Mitterrand, Eugène Schueller is released on the grounds that he had participated in the Resistance. In 1995, however, Serge Klarsfeld claimed that he could find no evidence of Bettencourt's involvement in the Resistance earlier than July 1944, a month before the liberation of Paris, when records show that he travelled to Geneva and managed to persuade the Americans to give him a large sum of money (ostensibly to support a revolt of French PoWs during the Allied invasion of Germany) which he duly passed on to Mitterrand. Yet Daladier is wrong, for the Second World War is in fact declared and France capitulates.While some members of La Cagoule, hostile to foreign domination over France, support De Gaulle, most of them celebrate the victory of fascism and commit to collaborating with the Nazi Occupation. His murky past began to catch up with him, however, in 1991 when Jean Frydman, a shareholder and board member of L'Oréal's film and television subsidiary Paravision, alleged that he had been sacked in 1989 because the L'Oréal senior management wanted to avoid an Arab boycott of firms with Jewish links. He has the final say on all the French publications — both collaborationist and Nazi. He died in 2007. On 10 June, 1944, Jean Filliol leads the division SS,On French Liberation, members of La Cagoule in London save the members of La Cagoule in Vichy. "I have repeatedly expressed my regrets concerning them in public and will always beg the Jewish community to forgive me for them," he said. All members swear an oath of allegiance to the Fuhrer.Through this powerful, armed organization, Deloncle and Schueller try to eliminate their political adversary Pierre Laval and their ally/rival Marcel Déat. When she turned 15, she was sent to one of her father’s factories to glue labels on L’Oreal bottles.While providing his daughter with France’s biggest fortune, Eugene Schueller had embarrassed her by his politics. In 1988 he was elected a member of the Académie des Beaux-Arts.André Bettencourt is survived by his wife and daughter.André Bettencourt [with his wife Liliane]: a politician whose wartime record came back to haunt him,North Korea prepares for military parade despite pandemic fears,Real estate tycoon and critic of China's President Xi Jinping jailed for 18 years,Pensions doctor: 'I've been made redundant at 50 – can I put my payout into my pension? To this organization, gravitating around Eugène Deloncle, are: Aristide Corre, Jean Filliol, Jacques Corrèze. Two years later, the young chemist registered his business under the name Safe Hair Dye Company of France.After her father’s death in 1957, Bettencourt entrusted L’Oreal to his best friend, Francois Dalle, who remained chief executive officer until 1984.Lindsay Owen-Jones, who became CEO in 1988, turned the company into the global cosmetics giant it is today.Bettencourt had two grandchildren. In any case, he argued, they were mistakes that he had tried to rectify by joining the French Resistance.Bettencourt claimed to have joined the organisation in early 1943 and to have served as a member of the cell run by François Mitterrand, who became a lifelong friend. L’Oréal becomes a haven for old friends. Due to fascist ringleaders, the gathering turns into an insurrection and tries to topple the Republic to the benefit of Colonel de La Rocque who, however, refuses to play the role that one wants him to play.Various other skirmishes follow in the weeks that follow including an attempt to lynch Léon Blum during the funeral of a historian sympathetic to the monarchy. In the 1960s and 1970s, her husband was the cabinet minister in French Governments. It appears that they will then join the Resistance within the National Movement for Prisoners of War and Deportees (the French acronym for which is MNPGD). From now on, the Reich is no longer invincible. “love and serve”) with the help of the Reich’s ambassador in France, Otto Abetz, and the personal approval of the Gestapo Head, Reinhardt Heydrich. André Bettencourt, who died on November 19 aged 88, served as a cabinet minister in French governments of the 1960s and 1970s and won medals for bravery for his service in the Resistance; in the 1990s, however, it emerged that his wartime record was not all it seemed.In his youth Bettencourt had been a member of La Cagoule, a violent Fascist group bankrolled by Eugène Schueller, founder of the cosmetics giant L'Oréal.Even before the German invasion members of the group, which was committed to the overthrow of France's elected government and was violently anti-Semitic, were involved in criminal activities ranging from gun-running to the firebombing of synagogues. In 2011, a French judge assigned Bettencourt’s daughter and two grandsons as.Liliane Bettencourt’s fortune now passes onto Bettencourt Meyers, 64, who heads the family’s investment company. Bettencourt's claims to have been a Resistance delegate in Geneva were also challenged by a Swiss MP, Charles Poncet.In France the allegations became caught up in the tide of sleaze and corruption surrounding the Mitterrand administration in its final years, fuelling interest in the President's own murky pre-war and wartime record.The son of a lawyer at the Court of Appeal in Paris, André Bettencourt was born into a staunchly traditional Catholic family on April 21 1919 at Saint-Maurice d'Ételan in Normandy. Frydman had joint French and Israeli nationality.In 1994 Frydman, who had exposed the Nazi associations of other L'Oréal executives, went on to reveal that, during the occupation of France, Bettencourt had written more than 60 articles for La Terre Française, a virulently anti-Semitic Nazi propaganda sheet financed by the German occupiers.Frydman and his brother had discovered the articles after some difficulty in the French Bibliothèque Nationale; when they had applied at other French libraries they had been told that the articles were either "missing" or "unavailable".The evidence was damning in the extreme. Liliane Bettencourt Biography, Life, Interesting Facts. In another article he wrote: "The Jews: their race is tainted with Jesus's blood for all eternity. After the war, the L'Oréal company sheltered other former members of La Cagoule around the world. They are the parents of one daughter, Françoise, who was born in the year 1953. In 2002, the personal fortune of Liliane Bettencourt, heiress of the founder of L’Oréal, was estimated at 17.2 billion euro. The weapons discovered total hundreds of machine-guns, thousands of guns and uniforms, tens of thousands of grenades, hundreds of thousands of munitions, all imported from Italy and Germany.The President of the Council, Edouard Daladier, halts the inquiry when he begins to discover that OSARN’s network branches out to its superior officers going right up to the chief of staff. He personally edits.On 15 February 1941, at the request of the SS, the MSR of Deloncle merges with Marcel Déat’s Rassemblement national populaire (RNP). ',Questor: after a 90pc paper loss in March our William Hill tip is back in the running. Some millions of people are going to be exterminated in utmost secrecy.At the end of the internal conflicts in the French Nazi movement, there is no question it is Deloncle who falls from grace. Liliane Bettencourt married André Bettencourt who is a French politician. She was 5 years old when her mother, Louise, died, leaving Liliane with with what she called “an empty pit nothing could ever fill.” She was raised by Dominican nuns.Bettencourt described her childhood as dominated by a stern, workaholic father who woke up every day at 4 a.m. On French Liberation, members of La Cagoule in London save the members of La Cagoule in Vichy. On their behalf, it transports weapons to Francisco Franco in Spain and eliminates political refugees in France. It is led by Jacques Correze. As main guardian of the family’s assets, including its stake in L’Oreal, Bettencourt Meyers succeeds her mother as the world’s richest woman.Under French inheritance law -- which dates from the Napoleonic era -- Bettencourt Meyers, as the sole child, must receive at least 50 percent of her mother’s estate. Bettencourt’s daughter Francoise went on to marry the grandson of a rabbi who died in the Auschwitz concentration camp.L’Oreal owes its origins -- and its name -- to Aureole, a nontoxic hair colorant Schueller developed in 1907 and sold to Parisian beauty salons. Early Life And Childhood. ".In the furore that greeted these revelations, Bettencourt stood down as deputy chairman of L'Oréal, ostensibly on the ground of age, transferring his shares in the business to his wife as he did so; French newspapers speculated that the real reason was the publicity about his past.He admitted authorship of the articles but dismissed them as "errors of youth", claiming that he had been poisoned by Vichy propaganda. During the 1930s Schueller hosted La Cagoule’s meetings at L’Oreal’s headquarters in Paris. In fact, it does not appear possible to put an end to the organization without beheading the French army at a time when the threat of war is becoming increasing real. A previous version of this story corrected stock restriction lift date.Have a confidential tip for our reporters?Stocks Pare Losses as Tech Rally Tempers Bank Rout: Markets Wrap,Trump’s WeChat Curbs Halted by Judge on Free Speech Concerns,Microsoft to Buy Bethesda for $7.5 Billion to Boost Xbox,Nikola Confronts Future of Doubts on Chair Exit, Stock Drop,Colleges Become Reservoirs of Covid Ready to Spill Over. Bettencourt’s net worth was $42.5 billion, according to the,“Friendship, taste for life, knowledge, health. In exchange, it is given considerable financial and logistical support. Robert Mitterrand, François’s brother, marries Eugene Deloncle’s niece.In one and a half years, OSARN formalises its relations with the government of Benito Mussolini in Italy, and later with Adolf Hitler in Germany. On 18 March 1942, Eugène Schueller rushes to the Reich’s embassy and confirms that he has turned his back on his friend. “Everything that isn’t measured is what matters most.”,After the death of Bettencourt’s husband, French conservative politician Andre Bettencourt, in 2007, the media-shy heiress spent her final years embroiled in a,Bettencourt Meyers claimed her mother was mentally unfit and had been manipulated by her entourage, especially one friend to whom she gave about 1 billion euros in gifts and cash.

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