Jean Paul Marat

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French revolutionary leader (born in Switzerland) who was a leader in overthrowing the Girondists and was stabbed to death in his bath by Charlotte Corday (1743-1793)


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11 What was the name of the noblewoman who killed the French revolutionary Jean-Paul Marat as he bathed in 1793?
Dentro de las primeras, incluye textos como Las moscas y Las troyanas de Jean-Paul Sartre; dentro de las segundas, menciona Medea de Euripides y Persecucion y asesinato de Jean-Paul Marat (Marat/Sade) de Peter Weiss.
Logo no inicio do romance ha o funeral de Jean-Paul Marat, conhecido como "amigo do povo", que e assassinado por Charlotte Corday, presa em 17 de julho de 1793 e condenada a guilhotina:
On Broadway, he played Jean-Paul Marat in "Marat/Sade" in 1965, reprising the role in the United Artists film the following year, and Henry Higgins in a 1976 revival of "My Fair Lady," for which he was nominated for a Tony Award as lead actor in a musical.
Jacques-Louis David's famous portrait, The Death of Marat (La Mort de Marat, 1793), garners Charlotte Corday's assassination of Jean-Paul Marat attention in art history.
Persecucion y asesinato de Jean-Paul Marat, representado por el grupo teatral de la casa de la salud de Charenton, bajo la direccion del senor Sade, es el titulo completo de la obra escrita por el dramaturgo y narrador Peter Weiss a mediados del siglo pasado y que ha sido incluso llevada al cine por el genio del teatro ingles Peter Brook, y es sencillamente conocida como Marat-Sade.
Other events include Peter Weiss's The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat at the McCartney Auditorium in late May.
Peter Weiss' 1966 film, ``Marat/Sade,'' is a play within a play starring Patrick Magee as the marquis, who has his fellow asylum inmates act out the assassination of French revolutionary extremist Jean-Paul Marat.
If, however, we delve into the life and times of Jean-Paul Marat (1743-July 13, 1793), we discover a disturbingly different character, a strident propagandist, leader of the mob in the French Revolution, who has been variously described as bloodthirsty, hysterical, and neurotic.
Jean-Paul Marat, during the Reign of Terror, wrote political articles in his tub.
Marat/Sade Play in two acts by Peter WEISS, published and performed in 1964 under the title Die Verfolgung und Ermordung Jean Paul Marats, dargestellt durch die Schauspielgruppe des Hospizes zu Charenton unter Anleitung des Herrn de Sade (The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum of Charenton Under the Direction of the Marquis de Sade).