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Rousseau and The Paris Foundling Hospital

Born: 28 June 1712 Geneva Died: 2 July 1778 Ermenonville Partner: Thérèse Levasseur (1745–1778) Jean-Jacques Rousseau was a philosopher, writer, and composer. He was in kinship and foster care as a child. Rousseau’s mother died shortly after his birth and his father abandoned … Continue reading

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