of France and Marie Touchet, was born on the 28th of April 1573, at the castle of Fayet in Dauphine.
The scene of his labours for fifteen years was Languedoc, the Vivarais, and Dauphine.
It is this district that from the end of the 13th century was called the Dauphine d'Auvergne.
From 1791, however, the Cordeliers met in a hall in the rue Dauphine.
GUILLAUME FAREL (1489-1565), French reformer, was born of a noble family near Gap in Dauphine in 1489.