Christine de Pizan
b. 1364 – d. 1430 • Author • Poet
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Christine de Pisan
Christine de Pisan (1364–1430)French author and moralistBorn to Italian parents in Venice, Christine moved to Paris at age five, and because her father, Thomas de Pizzano, was a royal counselor, she was raised and educated at the court of Charles V. She married Etienne de Castel, a French nobleman,