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Michel Baudier
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Date of Birth: Around 1590

Place of Birth: Languedoc, France

Date of Death: 1645

Place of Death: Unknown


The French historian Michel Baudier was born in Languedoc around 1590 and died in 1645. Although it is uncertain whether he was officially the ‘king’s historiographer’ (a title he alludes to in some of his works), what is known is that he was an antiquarian, a numismatist and a tireless writer, prompted by a passion for history.

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Borromeo, Elisabetta, “Michel Baudier”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 October 2019 <>

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