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Nicolas Chamfort

French journalist and moralistic author

1740   -   1794

country of citizenship: France
native language: French
languages spoken, written or signed: French
occupation: journalist, poet, writer, playwright, politician, philosopher, librarian
position held: seat 6 of the Académie française

Sébastien-Roch Nicolas, known in his adult life as Nicolas Chamfort and as Sébastien Nicolas de Chamfort (French: [ʃɑ̃fɔʁ]; 6 April 1741 – 13 April 1794), was a French writer, best known for his epigrams and aphorisms. He was secretary to Louis XVI's sister, and of the Jacobin club.
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