Rouget de Lisle, Claude Joseph (M)

b. 10 May 1760. d. 26 June 1836. Nationality: French.
Poet, composer, and French army engineer. Author of *Chant de Guerre pour Larmée du Rhin* (1792), which eventually became known as *La Marseillaise* and was adopted as the French national anthem in 1879. Biographical information: *Oxford Reference.* (DD)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Marseillaise Hymn 1840-11-07 The Chartist Circular Poet 58