Placide Cappeau (25 October 1808 8 August 1877) was a French poet and the author of the well-known poem, "Minuit, chrétiens" ("O Holy Night") (1847), which was set to music by Adolphe Adam.

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Placide Cappeau
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Placide Cappeau

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