Jean-François Marmontel

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Born 11 July 1723, Bort-Les-Orgues, France, died 31 December 1799, Normandy, France.
French historian, writer, poet and librettist. He published librettos for music by Jean-Philippe Rameau, Antoine Dauvergne, André-Modeste Grétry, Noccolò Paganini and Luigi Cherubini. Elected to the Académie Française in 1763.
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