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Guy-Auguste de Rohan-Chabot, chevalier de Rohan, comte de Chabot (August 18, 1683 – September 13, 1760), often referred to as Chevalier de Rohan, is famous for an episode in the life of Voltaire.

He was the son of Louis de Rohan-Chabot, Duc de Rohan, Prince de Leon and Marie Elisabeth Catherine du Bec-Crespin de Grimaldi, Marquise de Vardes.


  • On February 8, 1729: Yvonne Sylvie Breil de Rays (1712 – July 15, 1740). Children:
    • Louis Antoine Auguste de Rohan-Chabot
    • Charles de Rohan-Chabot
  • On May 25, 1744: Lady Mary Apolonia Scolastica Stafford-Howard (February 17, 1721 – May 16, 1769)

He died in Paris, France.

Insulted Voltaire and when insulted back, he arrested Voltaire.


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