Claretie, Jules

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Name
Claretie, Jules Gender: M
born on 3 December 1840 at 18:00 (= 6:00 PM )
Place Limoges, France, 45n50, 1e16
Timezone LMT m1e16 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Choisnard
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 11°43' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 28°48 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 08°06'



Jules Claretie

Biography

French literary figure and director of the Théâtre Français.

After studying at the lycee Bonaparte in Paris, he became an active journalist, achieving great success as dramatic critic to the Figaro and to the Opinion nationale. He was a newspaper correspondent during the Franco-German War, and during the Commune acted as staff officer in the National Guard. In 1885 he became director of the Theatre Frangais, and from that time devoted his time chiefly to its administration. He was elected a member of the Academy in 1888, and took his seat in Feburary 1889.

He was a prolific writer. He died 13 December 1913.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Great Achievement 1888 (Elected to the French Academy)

Source Notes

Choisnard, "Langage Astral"

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Notable : Awards : Other Awards (Elected to the French Academy)