Person:François de La Rochefoucauld (writer) (1)

François de La Rochefoucauld
b.15 Sep 1613
d.17 Mar 1680
Facts and Events
Name François de La Rochefoucauld
Alt Name François VI _____, duc de La Rochefoucauld
Gender Male
Birth[1] 15 Sep 1613
Marriage Cohabitation?
to Anne Geneviève de Bourbon
Marriage to Andrée de Vivonne, dame de La Châtaigneraie
Death[1] 17 Mar 1680
Reference Number? Q273708?

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François VI, Duc de La Rochefoucauld, Prince de Marcillac (; 15 September 1613 – 17 March 1680) was a noted French author of maxims and memoirs. It is said that his world-view was clear-eyed and urbane, and that he neither condemned human conduct nor sentimentally celebrated it. Born in Paris on the Rue des Petits Champs, at a time when the royal court was vacillating between aiding the nobility and threatening it, he was considered an exemplar of the accomplished 17th-century nobleman. Until 1650, he bore the title of Prince de Marcillac.

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