jacqueline_pascal

Jacqueline Pascal was born 4th October 1625 A.D. and died #onthisday in history, ironically 4th October 1661 A.D. the sister of Blaise pascal was born at Clermont-Ferrand, Auvergne France.

 

Like her brother before her she was a Prodigy, she was composing verses from the age of eight she also wrote a five-act comedy at age 11. The influences of her brother converted her to Jansenism.
In 1652 A.D. she took a veil and entered into Port-Royal Abbey Paris despite from the intervention from her brother she still went , she made up from her own mind.
There was number of blocks to the assent of the Nuns to the Papal bulls was condemning Janseism. This affect on Pascal pushed her to death which was today in history as well at 36.

 

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