Prosper Mérimée facts for kids
28 September 1803|
|Died||23 September 1870
|Notable work(s)||La Vénus d'Ille (1837), Carmen (1845)|
Prosper Mérimée (September 28, 1803–September 23, 1870) was a French writer. He was also historian and archaeologist. He is probably best known for writing the short story "Carmen". "Carmen" became the basis for the opera Carmen by Georges Bizet.
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