Famous People Named Claude
Take a look at famous people named Claude, such as Claude Debussy, Claude Monet, and Claude McKay.
Songwriter / 1862 - 1918
Embracing nontraditional scales and tonal structures, Claude Debussy became one of the most highly regarded composers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries and is seen as the founder of musical impressionism.
Children's Activist, Civil Rights Activist, Author, Poet / 1890 - 1948
Claude McKay was a Jamaican-born poet and novelist whose Home to Harlem (1928) was the most popular novel written by an American black to that time.
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profile name: Claude Monet profile occupation: Painter
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profile name: Claude Debussy profile occupation: Songwriter
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profile name: Claude McKay profile occupation: Children's Activist, Civil Rights Activist, Author, Poet
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profile name: Claude Rains profile occupation: Film Actor, Theater Actor
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profile name: Claude Simon profile occupation: Author
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