Porto-Riche, Georges

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Name
Porto-Riche, Georges Gender: M
born on 20 May 1849 at 15:00 (= 3:00 PM )
Place Bordeaux, France, 44n50, 0w34
Timezone LMT m0w34 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 29°25' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 05°30 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 10°01'



Biography

French dramatist and novelist.

At the age of twenty, his pieces in verse began to be produced at the Parisian theatres; he also wrote some books of verse which met with a favorable reception, but these early works were not reprinted. In Germaine, the passionate and exacting heroine of Amoureuse, Mme Réjane found one of her best parts.

He was elected to the 6th seat of the Académie française in 1923. However, he was never officially received to the Académie, because the reading committee found the eulogy he wrote for his predecessor unsatisfactory, and he refused to rewrite it. Porto-Riche was also named a Grand officier in the Légion d'honneur.

He died 5 September 1930.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Gauquelin vol 6

Categories

  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction

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