Alexandre Dumas Society
Join the Alexandre Dumas Society by donating between $1,501 and $2,999 to FrenchAm. Alexandre Dumas Society members will be recognized on the FrenchAm's Wall of Fame at LINK.
Alexandre Dumas was born on July 24, 1802, in Villers-Cotterêts, France. He adopted the last name "Dumas" from his grandmother, a former Haitian slave. Dumas established himself as one of the most popular and prolific authors in France, known for plays and historical adventure novels such as The Three Musketeers ,The Count of Monte Cristo, and The Man in The Iron Mask. He died on December 5, 1870, in Puys, France. His works have been translated into more than 100 languages and adapted for numerous films.