MICHEL ANFROL graduated from the faculty of law at the Paris Institute of Political Studies (Sciences-Po). He became member of the Rally of the French People (RPF) in 1950, where he endorsed the role of Secretary General of the party’s youth organisation between 1954 and1955. He is member of the Charles de Gaulle Institute (renamed Charles de Gaulle Foundation) since 1971. He became President of the Friends of Charles de Gaulle Foundation in December 1994. He had a professional carrier in journalism, from 1961 to 1962, then between 1968 to 1969 he was editor-in-chief and lead presenter of the TV news at RTF. He worked as permanent correspondent of the TV channel TF1 in the USA (1963–1968, 1973–1978), in Italy (1970–1972), and in Buenos Aires for South America (1980–1987). He was President of the Radio Latina from 1987 to 1992, and a regular contributor to the French daily Le Quotidien de Paris.