Lyon

Lyon is the capital of the administrative region of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, created by a 2016 merger of with Auvergne. It also serves as the administrative centre for Metropolitan Lyon and the département; the two entities were separated in 2015.

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René François Armand Prudhomme was a French poet and essayist.

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Antônio Augusto Ribeiro Reis Júnior, commonly known as Juninho or Juninho Pernambucano is a Brazilian former footballer, who is currently sporting director of Olympique Lyonnais.

The Stade de Gerland is a stadium in the city of , which serves as home to Top 14 rugby club Lyon OU.

Lyon Cathedral is a Roman Catholic church located on in , .

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The 3rd arrondissement of Lyon is one of the nine arrondissements of the City of .

The 8th arrondissement of Lyon is one of the 9 arrondissements of Lyon.

The 7th arrondissement of Lyon is one of the nine arrondissements of the City of .

The 6th arrondissement of is one of the nine arrondissements of the City of and one of the poshest.

The 9th arrondissement of Lyon is one of the nine arrondissements of the City of .

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