Charles Péguy


Died aged c. 41

Charles Pierre Péguy (French: [ʃaʁl peɡi]; 7 January 1873 – 5 September 1914) was a noted French poet, essayist, and editor.His two main philosophies were socialism and nationalism, but by 1908 at the latest, after years of uneasy agnosticism, he had become a believing but non-practicing Roman Catholic. From that time, Catholicism strongly influenced his works

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Du pavillon qu'il occupait a l'emplacement de cet immeuble, Charles Péguy, 1873-1914, partit le 2 août 1914 pour servir la France.

English translation: From the pavilion he occupied on the site of this building, Charles Péguy, 1873-1914, left on 2 August 1914 to serve France.

7 rue André Theuriet, Bourg-la-Reine, France where they was