Jules Laforgue Death Cause and Date

Jules Laforgue's Death

Born (Birthday) August 16, 1860

Death Date August 20, 1887

Age of Death 27 years

Cause of Death Tuberculosis

Profession Poet

The poet Jules Laforgue died at the age of 27. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

French-Uruguayan poet associated with Symbolism and Impressionism and known for works such as Les Complaintes and Moralites Legendaires. His 1885 work, L’Imitation de Notre-Dame la Lune, is considered his literary masterpiece.

He married Leah Lee in 1886. Sadly, he and his wife both died of tuberculosis in the year following their wedding.

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What a day-to-day affair life is.

Jules Laforgue Death Cause and Date
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Oh, what a day-to-day business life is.

Jules Laforgue Death Cause and Date