Place:Fréjus, Var, France


Alt namesForum Iuliisource: Times Atlas of World History (1993) p 90
Forum Iulii Oxybiorumsource: Atlas of Greek & Roman World (1981) p 40
Forum Juliisource: GRI Photo Archive, Authority File (1998) p 9542; Michel: Dictionnaire des Communes (1992)
Forum Julii Octavanorumsource: Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites (1979) p 335-336
Fréjussource: Getty Vocabulary Program
Coordinates43.433°N 6.733°E
Located inVar, France
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Fréjus is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in Southeastern France. In 2019, it had a population of 54,458.

It neighbours Saint-Raphaël, effectively forming one urban agglomeration. The north of the commune forms part of the Massif de l'Esterel. On 2 December 1959, the Malpasset Dam, on the Reyran River above the city of Fréjus, ruptured, killing over 400 people.

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