Martin Du Gard, Roger

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Name
Martin Du Gard, Roger Gender: M
born on 23 March 1881 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )
Place Neuilly sur Seine, France, 48n53, 2e16
Timezone LMT m2e16 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 02°38' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 02°17 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 16°04'



Biography

French writer, novelist, dramatist, adventurer and archaeologist who won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1937. Born into a family of lawyers, he was educated in Paris, graduating as archivist-paleographer in 1905. His first novel, published in 1908, did not receive any success, but he gained some recognition with the book "Jean Barois" in 1913. After serving in a motor transport unit throughout WW I, he wrote his masterpiece, "Les Thibaults," 1922-1940.

He married Helene Foucault in 1906. Martin Du Gard died on 8/22/1958, Belleme, France.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • friend relationship with Dabit, Eugene (born 21 September 1898)

Events

  • Social : End a program of study 1905 (Graduated as an archivist-paleographer)
  • Relationship : Marriage 1906 (Helene Foucault)
  • Work : Prize 1937 (Nobel Prize)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1940 (Release of book, "Les Thibaults")

Source Notes

Gauquelin Vol 6/548

Categories

  • Vocation : Military : Military service (Motor transport, WW I)
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Notable : Awards : Nobel prize (1937, Literature)

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