Théodore Botrel

Théodore Botrel

  • Born
    14th September 1868
  • Died
    28th July 1925
  • Birthplace
    Dinan, France
Jean-Baptiste-Théodore-Marie Botrel was a French singer-songwriter, poet and playwright. He is best known for his popular songs about his native Brittany, of which the most famous is La Paimpolaise. During World War I he became France's official "Bard of the Armies".

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