Sully Prudhomme

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Nobel prize medal.svg Sully Prudhomme
Born René François Armand Prudhomme
16 Mairch 1839(1839-03-16)
Paris, Fraunce
Dee'd 6 September 1907(1907-09-06) (aged 68)
Châtenay-Malabry, Fraunce
Thrift Poet an Essayist
Naitionality French
Notable awairds Nobel Prize in Leeteratur

René François Armand (Sully) Prudhomme (French: [syli pʀydɔm]; 16 March 1839 – 6 September 1907) wis a French poet an essayist, an wis the first iver winner o the Nobel Prize in Leeteratur, in 1901.

Born in Paris, Prudhomme oreeginally studied tae be an ingineer, but turned tae philosophy an later tae poetry; he declared it as his intent tae create scienteefic poetry for modren times. In chairacter sincere an melancholic, he wis airtit tae the Parnassus schuil, awtho, at the same time, his wirk displays chairactereestics o its ain.