|Birthname||Navarre, Yves Henri Michel|
|born on||24 September 1940 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )|
|Place||Condom, France, 43n58, 0e22|
|Timezone||GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)|
|Astrology data||00°57' 24°11 Asc. 09°27'|
French writer, a playwright and novelist, the author of 25 novels since 1971. He received the Goncourt award in 1980. After a move to Canada in 1988, he returned to France, 1992, and published what is considered to be his best novel, ‘’Poudre d’Or."
A gay man, most of his work concerned homosexuality and associated issues, such as AIDS.
Suffering from AIDS, he committed suicide on 24 January 1994.
- Work : New Career 1971 (Beginning of his novels)
- Work : Prize 1980 (Goncourt Award)
- Family : Change residence 1988 (Moved to Canada)
- Family : Change residence 1992 (Back to France)
Extract from birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'Ecrivains' pdf file, p. 214.
Petitallot quotes B.C., Cadran No.5, 2/1994
- Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Aids
- Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (France to Canada to France)
- Passions : Sexuality : Gay
- Personal : Death : Suicide
- Vocation : Writers : Fiction (Novels)
- Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (Playwright)
- Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Goncourt Award)