Jean-Baptiste Say

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Birthday
5, 1767
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Nov 15, 1832 (65)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
5, 1767
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Nov 15, 1832 (65)

About

French economist and businessman who supported free trade and competition.

Before Fame

He worked as a clerk, secretary, and editor.

Trivia

He popularized Say's Law, but he did not devise it.

Family Life

He married Mlle Deloche in 1793.

Associated With

He was removed from political office by Napoleon Bonaparte for holding true to his economic convictions.