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Archives du mois de September 2016

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- 09 -162016

Rouget de Lisle & La Marseillaise : épisode 14

How the idea Translation of the Body came about The idea of translating the remains of Rouget de Lisle at the Panthéon was not a new idea. On 30 April 1913, one could read in […]

- 09 -092016

Rouget de Lisle & La Marseillaise : episode 13

A “Living Embodiment of La Marseillaise” In 1905, Louise-Anthelmine Chenal, also known as Marthe Chenal (1881-1947) won first prize of singing and opera at the Conservatoire National de Musique de Paris. The following year, she […]

- 09 -072016

Rouget de Lisle & La Marseillaise : épisode 12

From one resting place to another On a Sunday, 26 June 1836, just before midnight, Rouget de Lisle died at Choisy-le-Roi following a severe bronchial catarrh. He was 76 years old. His funeral took place […]

- 09 -012016

Rouget de Lisle & La Marseillaise : épisode 11

The Native Son Following the death of Rouget de Lisle in 1836, the Emulation Society of the Jura was the first society to set up a national campaign for the erection of a monument in […]

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