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Voltaire

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1694 - 1778

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French

Historical Period:
The 18th Century

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Voltaire (1694-1778) was one of the leading figures of the French Enlightenment. He first made a name for himself as a poet and playwright before turning to political philosophy, history, religious criticism, and other literary activities.

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