|born on||27 March 1927 at 15:00 (= 3:00 PM )|
|Place||Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20|
|Timezone||GMT h0e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||05°57' 19°57 Asc. 01°58'|
French educator. The son of a banker, Furet became a history teacher for high school level. He was appointed a CNRS attaché, 1956, assistant director to studies,1961 and Director of Studies in 1966. From 1977-85, Furet was President of the school of Social Studies, President of the St-Simon Foundation from 1982, Director of the Raymond Aron Institute from 1985 and Professor at the University of Chicago,1985. He was elected to the French Academy on 20 March 1997.
Furet is the author of "French Revolution," 1970, "In the Workshop of History," 1984, "The Passing of an Illusion: The Idea of Communism in the Twentieth Century,1999. (The dates given for the books are when they were published in English.)
Furet married on 23 March 1954, divorced on 24 June 1959 and made a second marriage on 22 December 1961; one son. He divorced on 22 February 1985 and married a third time on 8 August 1986; one daughter.
Died from an accident on 12 July 1997, Toulouse, France.
- Work : New Career 1956 (Attache to CNRS)
- Work : New Job 1961 (Asst. director)
- Work : New Job 1966 (Director of Studies)
- Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1970 (Book released)
- Work : New Job 1977 (President of the school of Social Studies)
- Work : New Job 1985 (Director of the Raymond Aron Institute)
- Work : New Job 1985 (Professor University of Chicago)
Didier Geslain archive, 'Historiens' pdf file, p. 41.
Petitallot quotes B.C., Cadran No. 46, November 1997
- Family : Relationship : Number of Divorces (Two)
- Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Three)
- Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two, one son and one daughter)
- Personal : Death : Accidental
- Vocation : Education : Administrator (Director of studies, president)
- Vocation : Education : Teacher (Public school and professor)
- Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction