Colette Net Worth

Colette was born on January 28, 1873 in France. French novelist who scandalized and enthralled the public. She is best known for writing Gigi, a work that was later adapted into stage and film musical comedies of the same title.
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Age, Biography and Wiki

Birth Day January 28, 1873
Birth Place France
Age 146 YEARS OLD
Died On Aug 3, 1954 (age 81)
Birth Sign Aquarius

💰 Net worth: $2 million

About

French Novelist who scandalized and enthralled the public. She is best known for writing Gigi, a work that was later adapted into stage and film musical comedies of the same title.

Before Fame

She learned to play the piano during her childhood and also excelled in the study of mathematics. Early in her career, she published the Claudine book series under a male pen name and also performed in Parisian music halls.

Trivia

Her novel, Gigi, focused on a girl being groomed to be a courtesan.

Family Life

She was born Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette and was the daughter of a military officer. In 1893, she married Henry Gauthier-Villars; after leaving him, she had several affairs with both men and women. She married her second husband, Henri de Jouvenel, in 1912, and the couple had a daughter prior to their 1924 divorce (which was the result of Colette's affair with her stepson, Bertrand de Jouvenel).

Associated With

She and Gaston Leroux were both prominent French authors.

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