François Fénelon facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsHis Grace François Fénelon, P.S.S
|Archbishop of Cambrai|
Portrait by Joseph Vivien
|See||Old Cambrai Cathedral|
|Enthroned||30 May 1695|
|Reign ended||7 January 1715|
|Predecessor||Jacques-Théodore de Bryas|
6 August 1651|
|Died||7 January 1715
|Occupation||Theologian, writer, tutor|
|Alma mater||Collège du Plessis|
François de Salignac de la Mothe-Fénelon, more commonly known as François Fénelon (6 August 1651 – 7 January 1715), was a French Roman Catholic archbishop, theologian, poet and writer. He today is remembered mostly as the author of The Adventures of Telemachus, first published in 1699.
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