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Jean Marot

Born in 1450 / Died in 1526 / France / French

Jean Marot poet from France was born in 1450, had 76 years and died in 1526. Poems were written in Renaissance mainly in French language. Dominant movement is other.


Jean Marot  was a French poet and the father of French Renaissance poet Clément Marot. He is often grouped with the "Grands Rhétoriqueurs".

Born at Mathieu, near Caen, in 1506 he became secretary to Anne of Brittany and later became the official poet of the kings Louis XII and Francis I of France. He died in Paris.