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Frederic Mistral

Provencal Poet Frederic Mistral

Profession: Provencal Poet


Biography: 1904 Nobel Prize in literature

Born: September 8, 1830
Birthplace: Maillane, France
Star Sign: Virgo

Died: March 25, 1914 (aged 83)

Married Life

  • 1876-09-27 Poet Frederic Mistral (46) weds Marie Louise Aimee Rivière

Historical Events

  • 1854-05-21 Frederic Mistral, Joseph Roumanille, and five other Provencal poets found Félibrige, a literary and cultural association

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