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Paul Verlaine
Paul Verlaine
Paul Verlaine
Born (1844-03-30)30 March 1844
Metz, France
Died 8 January 1896(1896-01-08) (aged 51)
Paris, France
Occupation Poet
Genre Decadent, Symbolist

Maison natale de Verlaine
The House of Verlaine, Verlaine's birthplace in Metz, today a museum dedicated to the poet's life and artwork

Paul-Marie Verlaine ( 30 March 1844 – 8 January 1896) was a French poet associated with the Symbolist movement and the Decadent movement. He is considered one of the greatest representatives of the fin de siècle in international and French poetry.

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