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Early life françois-marie arouet , better known as voltaire, was born on the 21 st of november 1694, to françois arouet , a minor treasury official, and marie marguerite d'aumart , a woman from a noble family in the poitou province. Voltaire 148,059 likes françois-marie arouet, known by his nom de plume voltaire, was a french enlightenment writer, historian, and philosopher famous. François marie arouet de voltaire (fränswä´ märē´ ärwā´ də vôltĕr´), 1694-1778, french philosopher and author, whose original name was arouet one of the towering geniuses in literary and intellectual history, voltaire personifies the enlightenment.
Voltaire, françois marie arouet de fränswä´ märē´ ärwā´ də vôltĕr´ [key], 1694-1778, french philosopher and author, whose original name was arouet one of the towering geniuses in literary and intellectual history, voltaire personifies the enlightenment introduction voltaire's life. Francois-marie arouet voltaire died on 30 may 1778 at the age of eighty-three he now rests among other such notable literary figures as victor hugo and emile zola in the pantheon in paris, france, a life-size marble statue accompanying his ornately carved tomb. Voltaire wrote: the interest i have in believing a thing is not a proof of the exi in 1694, age of enlightenment leader francois-marie arouet, known as voltaire, was born in paris jesuit-educated, he began writing clever verses by the age of 12.
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