De Romilly, Jacqueline
|born on||26 March 1913 at 05:40 (= 05:40 AM )|
|Place||Chartres, France, 48n27, 1e30|
|Timezone||GMT h0e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||04°58' 25°17 Asc. 29°04'|
French philologist, classical scholar and fiction writer. Jacqueline de Romilly was one of France’s leading scholars of Greek civilization and language and the second woman to be elected to the Académie Française. She was the first female professor at the Collège de France (1973) and the first woman elected to the Academy of Inscriptions and Belles Letters (1975).
Among her many honors, she held a Grand Cross of the Legion of Honor from the French government.
She died 18 December 2010, Paris.
- Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Ancient Greece)
- Notable : Famous : First in Field
- Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession