Proust is 150 today Posted on July 10, 2021 The immortal Marcel Proust was born on 10 July 1871. To celebrate, Pantheon Poets posts a recently-published love poem written when he was doing his military service. See the original and a parallel translation here. Post navigation Previous: The Aeneid: an epic beginsNext: Happy Birthday, Marcel Proust! Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.