French writer of fiction and autobiography who won the Nobel Prize in literature in 1947. His most famous work is The Immoralist, a book that was unique in its time for its inclusion of homosexual themes.
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|FULL NAME:||Andre Gide|
|BIRTH DATE:||November 22, 1869|
|AGE:||150 years old|
Andre Gide is a Autobiographer. He began to recognize and accept his homosexual orientation when he was in his early twenties, following an unconsummated marriage with his cousin, Madeleine Rondeaux. Surprisingly, in 1923, he fathered a daughter through a brief sexual relationship with a woman. He grew up in Normandy, France and published his first book, Les Cahiers d’André Walter (The Journals of André Walter), when he was just twenty-two years old.
DID YOU KNOW He published Si le grain ne meurt (Unless the Seed Dies), an autobiography, in 1924.
FACT He met and befriended Oscar Wilde in Paris.
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Currently, Andre Gide is 150 years old. He will celebrate his 151st birthday on a Monday, November 22nd. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Andre Gide’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius’s life pursuit is to live the good life and a secret desire to make a difference in the world. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, being constrained and off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are: generous, idealistic, great sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, very impatient and will say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius are Gemini and Aries.
Andre Gide was born in the Year of the Serpent. Snakes are a symbol of wisdom and wit, often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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