Sentence Examples with the word rouget

The song which has immortalized him the Marseillaise, was composed at Strassburg, where Rouget de Lisle was quartered in April 1792.

CLAUDE JOSEPH ROUGET DE LISLE (1760-1836), French author, was born on the 10th of May 1760, at Lons-le-Saunier (Jura).