Loti, Pierre

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Loti, Pierre Gender: M
Viaud, Louis Marie Julien
born on 14 January 1850 at 23:30 (= 11:30 PM )
Place Rochefort, France, 45n57, 0w58
Timezone LMT m0w58 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Petitallot
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 24°32' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 10°55 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 12°28'


French writer, a novelist and an officer in the French navy. He achieved popularity with his romantic adventures set in exotic lands, such as "Into Morocco," 1889, "Aziyadé," 1879, set in Constantinople, "Mariage de Loti," 1880, set in Tahiti, and "Madam Chrysanthemum," 1888, set in Japan. His most enduring novels, however, are "An Iceland Fisherman," 1886 and "Ramuntcho," 1897, a story about peasant life. Of his many travel books, "Vers Ispahan," 1904, is highly esteemed. He became a member of the French Academy in May 1891. Died on 6/10/1923.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1879 ("Aziyade")
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1886 ("An Iceland Fisherman")
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1897 ("Ramuntcho")
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1904 ("Vers Ispahan")

Source Notes

Petitallot pictures the B.C. in Cadran No.34, 10/1996


  • Vocation : Military : Military career (French Navy)
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction (Adventure novels)