|born on||22 March 1947 at 13:15 (= 1:15 PM )|
|Place||Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20|
|Timezone||MET h1e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||01°02' 28°49 Asc. 28°27'|
French politician and novelist.
Orsenna specialized in economics. He was a close collaborator of François Mitterrand and held several government positions in the 1980s and 1990s. In 1985 he was appointed as a member of the Conseil d'État. He was elected to the Académie française on 28 May 1998.
In 1988 he was awarded the Prix Goncourt for "L'Exposition coloniale".
- Work : Prize 1988 (Goncourt Prize)
- Vocation : Politics : Government employee
- Vocation : Writers : Fiction
- Notable : Awards : Other Awards (Goncourt Prize)
- Notable : Famous : Other Famous (memeber of the French Academy)