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Bouilly, Jean Nicolas (poete lachrymal)

Born: 1763 AD
Died: 1842 AD, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Authors


1763 - Bouilly was born near Tours on the 24th of January.

1790 - His numerous works include the musical comedy, Pierre le Grand.

1795 - He served as a member of the Committee of Public Instruction having a considerable share in the organization of primary education, but retired from public life four years later in order to devote himself to literature.

1836 - He published his memoirs, Mes récapitulations.

1842 - He died on the 14th of April.


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