Frain, Irène

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Frain, Irène Gender: F
Le Pohon, Irène
born on 22 May 1950 at 08:15 (= 08:15 AM )
Place Lorient, France, 47n45, 3w22
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 00°38' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 29°33 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 11°31'

Irène Frain (in September 2009)
photo: Участник:Водник, license gfdl


French writer and historian, co-founder of The Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society. The forum was created in 2005 by Aude Zieseniss de Thuin. It aims to promote women’s vision on the key social and economic issues of our times. It was ranked among the top five influential forums worldwide by the Financial Times on 24 January 2007.

Frain wrote a lot about her travels to name a few: Quai des Indes was about her enquiry of the famous Indian bandit woman Phoolan Devi. La vallée des hommes perdus she wrote in collaboration with artist André Juillard and Pour que refleurisse le monde with Jetsun Pema, sister of the Dalai-lama. She also wrote historical biographies L’Inimitable of Cléopâtre and Gandhi,la liberté en marche.

Irène Frain is member of le Comité d’honneur de l'ADMD (association for the right to die with dignity)

Link to Wikipedia (French)

Source Notes

Collection Didier Geslain (EC DG 439)


  • Vocation : Education : Researcher (historian)
  • Vocation : Writers : Biographer
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction