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Francois Fouche
Agency Number:
Start Date:
01 Jan 1890
End Date:
19 Jul 1968
Francois Fouche arrived in Hobart in 1938 as a wrestling promoter. He began a gymnasium, a coffee-lounge and tried to establish a resort-style hotel at Old Beach. Always controversial, especially after he was acquitted on a manslaughter charge, he was one of Hobart's most colourful personalities
Information Sources:
Australian Dictionary of Biography Vol 14
Functions Performed:
Tasmanian businesses