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The Life and Careers of Michel de Montaigne of France during most of the Sixteenth-Century Michel de Montaigne Michel de Montaigne was born in France in the year 1533 and died in 1592 he was fifty-nine years of age when he died Frame xiv Michel de Montaigne lived throughout the mid-fifteen hundreds as Donald M Frame wrote He lived through the religious wars and died before Henry IV had even conquered his own kingdom xv Michel de Montaigne had taken the name of the property de Montaigne for his title as a nobleman for that which he was after his fathers death in 1568 that left Michel with his fathers estate and the chteau xv-xvii Pierre Eyquem Montaignes Father paid a tutor to school Montaigne during his Montaignes early years of life Gale 183 Montaignes father felt that diversity in learning would benefit Montaigne at some point or throughout his life For this reason Montaignes tutor was a German who spoke no French 183 For the first six years of Michels life he never spoke nor even heard his native language 183 The first time that Michel was exposed to his native language was when he enrolled in the Collge de Guienne in Bordeaux 183 While at the Collge de Guienne Montaigne befriended a fellow councilor This persons name was tienne de La Botie Montaigne and Botie would stick together until tiennes untimely death caused by a common ailment of today This person tienne is the subject of one of Montaignes most famous and moving essays Gale 183 Later in his life Montaigne made another friendship with Marie de Jars de Gournay to which he called his fille dalliance or adopted daughter After graduation from the Collge de Guienne Montaigne became active in politics and
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