Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet

Bishop and Writer Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet Full Name: Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet


Profession: Bishop and Writer
Why Famous: French bishop and theologian, renowned for his sermons and other addresses. Considered by many to be one of the most brilliant orators of all time and a masterly French stylist.

Born: September 27, 1627
Birthplace: Dijon, France
Star Sign: Libra

Died: April 12, 1704 (aged 76)

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