Famous People Who Died in March 1680

  • Mar 14 René Le Bossu, French critic (b. 1631)
  • Mar 17 François VI, duc de La Rochefoucauld, French writer of maxims and memoirs, dies at 66

Nicolas FouquetNicolas Fouquet (1615-1680)

Mar 23 French politician and Superintendent of Finances (1653-61) who became fabulously wealthy and later imprisoned for maladministration of state funds, dies in jail in Pinerolo at 65