Nardal, Paulette

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Nardal, Paulette Gender: F
Félix Marie Paule Nardal
born on 12 October 1896 at 14:00 (= 2:00 PM )
Place Le François, Martinique, 14n37, 60w54
Timezone FFMT m61w05 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Tissot
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 19°55' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 09°21 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 15°09'


French Afro-Martiniquais teacher, writer and journalist (the eldest of 7 sisters), one of the drivers of the development of black literary. Involved in the creation of the negritude genre, she was the first black person to study at Paris Sorbonne university. After 1945, she moved to the USA and worked as secretary of diplomat and Nobel prize Ralph Bunche.

Her sister Jane (1902-93) is known as political essayist.

Link to Wikipedia biography



Source Notes

Janine Tissot quoted bc for FDAF. Martinique archives online.


  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Sociologist