;Événement : A defining moment in a person's life. Voir [[events in GRAMPS/fr|Événements
dans Gramps]] for the use in genealogy and for predefined events in GRAMPS and suggested naming for common events.
;Événement (rôle) : The role a person plays in an event. In GRAMPS an event can be linked to as many people as desired. Each person will play a different role. Event role captures this. Some common roles are predefined, others the user can add by just typing in the appropriate role.