Ashes of French writer Alexander Duma will be transferred to the National pantheonAshes of great French writer Alexander Duma will be transferred to the National pantheon. The decree ABT it as the correspondent " passes; News " the president of France Jacque Chirac has signed on Tuesday.
as the president, in a year of commemorating 200 - letija from the date of a birth " has noted; the French writer most known in the world will be fair that present France has given to the due great son ". " That is why, - Chirac has underlined, - the decision on carrying over of ashes Duma in the National Pantheon where it will repose near to the friend Victor Hugo " is accepted;.
Ashes of the author " Three musketeers " " Count Monte - Cristo " And other known products will be transported in the autumn of this year from the city of Viller - Kottre in the Parisian church of Sacred Zhenevevy where there is a tomb of great people of France, including Victor Hugo, Emilja Zolja, Jean - Jacque Russo, Jean - Pierre Foucault and others.
Alexander Duma - the father, was born on July, 24th, 1802 in Viller - Kottre in a family of the general of the French revolution. Till 1830 was engaged in political activity, and then has devoted itself to literary creativity. The writer has died on December, 6th, 1870.