|born on||9 May 1925 at 14:00 (= 2:00 PM )|
|Place||Saint Avit, France, 45n52, 2e31|
|Timezone||GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)|
|Astrology data||18°22' 01°33 Asc. 10°42'|
French author and screenwriter. In 1952 Conchon was head of division in the French Parliament. He traveled a lot, especially to Africa. In 1960 he was nominated as Secretary in the Senate until 1980. His first published novel is "The Great Laundry" in 1953. In 1964 he won Goncourt Prize for the novel L'Etat sauvage.
As a screenwriter, his record is brilliant. He also worked for television. Some of his books were adapted to movies, including "The State savage".
He was also amateur sculpture and playing jazz.
He died 29 July 1990.
- Work : Prize 1964 (Goncourt Prize)
Didier Geslain archive, 'Ecrivains' pdf file, p. 104.
- Vocation : Writers : Fiction
- Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script
- Notable : Awards : Other Awards (Goncourt Prize)