RaymondRoussel

 1887 b. Paris
   French poet, novelist, playwright, musician, and chess enthusiast.

 1912 his book Impressions d"Afrique greatly influenced Marcel Duchamp. 
   Also influenced Michel Leiris, whose father was the family Lawyer.
   He was the inspiration behind OULIPO?.

 1933 d. Palermo

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