Profile of the Day: Alexandre Dumas
Do you remember reading The Three Musketeers? Today is author Alexandre Dumas‘s 211th birthday. On July 24, 1802, Dumas was born in Villers-Cotterêts, France. Best known for his historical novels of high adventure, his works have been translated into nearly 100 languages and have inspired several films.
Considered one of France’s most distinguished citizens, Dumas is interred at the mausoleum of the Panthéon of Paris, alongside other French luminaries Victor Hugo and Émile Zola.
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