1890: Not a Good Year to Be Born in France Mass burial of French soldiers killed in battle during World War I Half of all male babies born in France in 1890 were killed or maimed during World War I. source Advertisements Share this:GoogleLinkedInEmailFacebookRedditTwitterPrintTumblrPocketPinterestLike this:Like Loading... Related Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.