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Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette

Also Known As: "Claudine"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye, Burgundy, France
Death: Died in Paris, Île-de-France, France
Place of Burial: Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, Île-de-France, France
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jules Joseph Colette; Jules Joseph Colette; Adèle Eugénie Sidonie Landoy and Sidonie Landoy
Wife of Maurice Goudeket
Ex-wife of Henry Gauthier-Villars; Willy Gauthier-Villars; Henri Bertrand "Henri" Léon Robert de JOUVENEL des URSINS and Henry de Jouvenel des Ursins, Baron
Mother of Colette De Jouvenel des Ursins and Colette de Jouvenel des Ursins
Sister of Léopold Colette

Occupation: Romancier
Managed by: Ric Dickinson
Last Updated:

About Colette

  • Colette, de son vrai nom Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, est une romancière française, née à Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye (Yonne) le 28 janvier 1873, morte à Paris le 3 août 1954. Elle est élue membre de l’Académie Goncourt en 1945.
  • Colette was the surname of the French novelist Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (28 January 1873 – 3 August 1954). She is best known for her novel Gigi (upon which the stage and film musical comedies by Lerner & Loewe, of the same title, were based). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colette

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Colette's Timeline

1873
January 28, 1873
Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye, Burgundy, France
1913
July 3, 1913
Age 40
Brive-la-Gaillarde, Corrèze, Limousin, France
1913
Age 39
1954
August 3, 1954
Age 81
Paris, Île-de-France, France