Millot, Claude-François-Xavier, abbé (1726-1785)

French historian.

Professor of rhetoric at the Jesuit college in Lyon. Grand-vicar to the archbishop of Lyon. Prédicateur du Roi. Professor of history at the University of Parma (1768). Member of the Academie française (1777). Author of numerous works on Roman, French, and English history, as well as translations and scholarly discourses.