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Charles Perrault
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Born 12 January 1628
Paris, France
Died 16 May 1703(1703-05-16) (aged 75)
Paris, France
Occupation Author

Charles Perrault (12 January 1628 – 16 May 1703) was a French author who started the literary genre of fairy tales. His best known tales include the following:

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  • Brothers Grimm, wrote their own versions of some of Perrault's stories

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