Placide Cappeau

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Placide Cappeau (25 October 1808 8 August 1877) was a French poet and the author of the poem, "Minuit, chrétiens" (1847), set to music by Adolphe Adam and known in English as the carol "O Holy Night" or "Cantique de Noël".

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Placide Cappeau
Placide Cappeau

(1808-10-25)25 October 1808
Died8 August 1877(1877-08-08) (aged 68)