Léotard, Philippe

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Léotard, Philippe Gender: M
Philippe Paul André Léotard
born on 28 August 1940 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )
Place Nice, France, 43n42, 7e15
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_vircol.18.gif 04°31' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 26°14 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 06°57'

Philippe Léotard (1980s)
photo: François Alquier, license cc-by-sa-3.0


French actor, poet, and singer.

He met Ariane Mnouchkine at the Sorbonne and in 1964 they formed the théâtre du soleil.

He won a César Award for Best Actor for his role in the 1982 movie La Balance.

One of his few English-language roles was a cameo in the 1973 thriller The Day of the Jackal and he co-starred as "Jacques" in the 1975 John Frankenheimer movie French Connection II which starred Gene Hackman and Fernando Rey (sequel to The French Connection).

Léotard died on 25 August 2001 of respiratory failure in Paris at the age of 60.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Other Death 25 August 2001 (Respiratory failure, age 60)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'acteurs et comédiens' pdf file, p. 149.


  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc.
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet