Jean Paul Marat


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Related to Jean Paul Marat: Charlotte Corday, Georges Jacques Danton
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Noun1.Jean Paul Marat - French revolutionary leader (born in Switzerland) who was a leader in overthrowing the Girondists and was stabbed to death in his bath by Charlotte Corday (1743-1793)Jean Paul Marat - French revolutionary leader (born in Switzerland) who was a leader in overthrowing the Girondists and was stabbed to death in his bath by Charlotte Corday (1743-1793)
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1793: Jean Paul Marat, French revolutionary leader, was stabbed to death by Charlotte Corday while in his bath.
In the words of Jean Paul Marat, glory constituted "the prize of merit in all things, the reward for all services rendered to one's country" (92).
While in the United States, Brook requested Lloyd Burlingame's set design assistance for his acclaimed production of The Persecution and Assassination of Jean Paul Marat as Performed at the Asylum of Charenton Under the Direction of the Marquis de Sade.
Conner (history, CUNY Graduate Center) presents a short biography of French Revolutionary figure Jean Paul Marat.
STATEHOOD DAY (MONTENEGRO) 1793: Jean Paul Marat, French revolutionary leader, was stabbed to death by Charlotte Corday while in his bath.
The full title of the play is "The Persecution and Assassination of Jean Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum of Charenton under the direction of the Marquis de Sade".
Marat/Sade is set in a lunatic asylum in revolutionary France where the infamous Marquis de Sade is directing a play about the last days of political thinker Jean Paul Marat using inmates as actors.
1793: French revolutionary leader Jean Paul Marat was stabbed to death by Charlotte Corday while in his bath.