Victor Marie Hugo was born on Feb. 26, 1802, in the town of Besançon, France, and he died in Paris on May 22, 1885, at the age of 83. Hugo originally studied law before moving into...
Victor-Marie Hugo was one of France's most distinguished writers: a poet, dramatist and novelist of the romantic school of the 19th century. His most famous works in English are his two epic novels, The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1831) and Les Misérab...
February 26, 1802,
May 22, 1885
Victor Marie Hugo (/ˈhjuːɡoʊ/; French: viktɔʁ maʁi yɡo] ( listen); 26 February
1802 – 22 May 1885) was a French poet, novelist, and dramatist of the ...
Victor Hugo spent 15 years in Guernsey & the island provided inspiration for
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"One is not idle because one is absorbed. To contemplate is to toil, to think is to do. The eyes upturned to Heaven are an act of creation." More »
Experience the French Revolution with Victor Hugo on Biography.com. His
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Victor-Marie Hugo was a French poet, playwright, novelist, essayist, visual artist,
statesman, human rights campaigner, and perhaps the most influential ...
Victor-Marie Hugo was a French poet, novelist and a leading figure of the
Romantic Movement in France.