Chaunu, Pierre

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Name
Chaunu, Pierre Gender: M
Pierre René Chaunu
born on 17 August 1923 at 11:00 (= 11:00 AM )
Place Belleville sur Meuse, France, 49n11, 5e23
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 23°28' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 29°02 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 21°49'



Biography

French historian, specializing in Latin American history.

He also studied French social and religious history of the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries. A leading figure in French quantitative history as the founder of "serial history", he was professor emeritus at Paris IV-Sorbonne, a member of the Institut de France, and a commander of the Légion d'Honneur. A convert to Protestantism from Roman Catholicism, he defended his Gaullist views most notably in a longtime column in Le Figaro and on Radio Courtoisie.

He died on 22 October 2009

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'Historiens' pdf file, p. 18.

Categories

  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Historian
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist