Drouet, Juliette

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Drouet, Juliette Gender: F
Julienne Josephine Gauvain
born on 10 April 1806 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )
Place Fougères, France, 48n21, 1w12
Timezone LMT m1w12 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 19°43' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 12°20 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 29°13'

Juliette Drouet


French actress, memorable in history as the mistress of the immortal writer, Victor Hugo. One of his reasons for writing plays was to provide parts for her. Juliette Drouet become his mistress in 1833 and was his companion for the rest of her life. Hugo was a lusty man and Juliette was not his only mistress, but she was his most faithful.

An outspoken political opponent of Napoleon III, he fled into exile in Brussels in 1851. In 1852 he moved to the Channel Islands where he wrote several major works of poetry and "Les Miserable." Hugo returned to Paris in 1870 after the fall of the Empire. He was one of the most famous men in the world at that time and was a millionaire when he died.

Hugo married his childhood sweetheart, Adele Foucher, in 1822 and fathered four children. His daughter Adele went insane after being abandoned by a lover and daughter Leopoldine was drowned while boating on the Seine. His wife died in 1868 and Juliette Drouet moved into his home. She remained with him until she died in his arms in Paris on 5/11/1883 of stomach cancer. Hugo never recovered from the loss and died, himself, two years later.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • spousal equivalent relationship with Hugo, Victor (born 26 February 1802)


  • Relationship : Begin significant relationship 1833 (Mistress to Victor Hugo)
  • Family : Change residence 1868 (Moved in with Victor)
  • Death by Disease 11 May 1883 in Paris (Age 77, of stomach cancer)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'g' pdf file, p. 62.

Same data in Gauquelin Vol 5/271


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer
  • Family : Relationship : Cohabitation more than 3 yrs (50 year relationship)
  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Noted (Victor Hugo)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress