Scudery, Madeleine de
Born: Nov 15, 1607 AD
Died: 1701 AD, at 93 years of age.
1607 - Born at Le Havre, Normandy on the 15th of November.
- She was the younger sister of author Georges de Scudéry, but is generally regarded as his superior in skill.
1641 - Ibrahim, ou l'illustre Bassa.
1648 - Her lengthy novels, such as Artamène, ou le Grand Cyrus.
1654 - Clélie.
1659 - De Scudéry was satirized by Molière in his plays Les Précieuses ridicules.
1661 - Almahide, ou l'esclave reine.
1672 - Les Femmes savantes.
1701 - Died on the 2nd of June.
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