A smart guy

Who was Voltaire? A history of Voltaire.

When he was born and when he died

-Was born in 1694

-His death date was 1778

Some facts about Voltaire

-When Voltaire was growing up his father forced him into law and didn't believe in his dream

His job,background info,and what he is known for

His job:

-He was a librettist,poet,playwright,philosopher,and a historian

Background info:

-Voltaire's father was a notary of mediocre talents and some pottery

What he is most known for:

Defense of civil liberties including freedom of religion and a right to fair trail