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Scudery, Madeleine de

Born: 1607 AD
Died: 1701 AD
Nationality: French
Categories: Socialite

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.