Madame De Pompadour

(redirected from Jeanne Antoinette Poisson le Normant Detioles, Marquise de Pompadour)

Pompadour, Madame De

 

(née Jeanne Antoinette Poisson). Born Dec. 29, 1721, in Paris; died April 15, 1764, in Versailles. A favorite of the French king Louis XV from 1745, she had some influence on affairs of state.