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Jean Nicot

(1530—1600)


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(1530–1600),

French ambassador to Lisbon who sent tobacco powder to Catherine de Médicis in 1560 (to relieve migraines) and so created a fashion for snuff in France. He is the ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).


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