Beck, Beatrix

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Beck, Beatrix Gender: F
Beck Beatrix Eugenie Henrietta Marie
born on 30 July 1914 at 08:35 (= 08:35 AM )
Place Villars, Switzerland, 46n18, 7e04
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Petitallot
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 06°17' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 10°33 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 13°28'


French educator and writer. Formerly working as the

secretary of writer André Gide, she became a journalist. As an expatriate, she taught in Canadian and American universities.

Beck is the author of "The Priest," for which she won the Goncourt prize, 1952, "The Passionate Heart," and "Stella Corfou," both prize-winning titles. She was awarded the Prix de Monaco in 1989 for the body of her work.

Beck married 9/26/1936.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Prize 1952 (The Goncourt Prize)
  • Work : Prize 1989 (Prix de Monaco award)

Source Notes

Petitallot quotes B.C. in Cadran No.12, 10/1994


  • Vocation : Business : Clerical/ Secretarial (Secretary of Andre Gide initially)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Internationally taught, universities)
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist (Journalist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Goncourt, Prix de Monaco)