Gance, Abel

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Gance, Abel Gender: M
Abel Eugène Alexandre Péréton
born on 25 October 1889 at 14:00 (= 2:00 PM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone LMT m2e20 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 02°21' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 15°18 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 10°18'

Abel Gance (by the Studio Harcourt)
photo: * GANCE_Abel-24x30-.jpg: Studio Harcourt * derivative work: Materialscientist (t, license cc-by-3.0


French film director and producer, writer and actor. He is best known for three major silent films: J'accuse (1919), La Roue (1923), and the monumental Napoléon (1927). He died 10 November 1981.

Link to Wikipedia biography



Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'Cinema Realisateurs' pdf file, p. 111.

Sy Scholfield quotes same data from birth certificate n° 4880 in the online Paris archives (18e arr.). Born illegitimate to Françoise Pér[é]t[h]on and Abel Flamant. She married Adolphe Gance on 5 June 1897.


  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Film director)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Entertain Producer
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (Screenwriter)