Auguste Rodin

Auguste Rodin bio

Birth Name: François-Auguste-René Rodin

Occupation: Sculptor

Place Of Birth: Paris, France

Date Of Birth: November 12, 1840

Date Of Death: November 17, 1917

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: French

Auguste Rodin was born on the 12th of November, 1840. He was famous for being a Sculptor. French sculptor best known for such pieces as The Thinker, The Kiss, and The Burghers of Calais. He was known for his unique ability to mold clay.

Auguste Rodin was born in Paris, France. Rodin began drawing at age 10 and was mostly self-taught until he attended the Petite Ecole, where his teacher Horace Lecoq de Boisbaudran proved to be a major influence on his life. He is often considered the originator of modern sculpture, although he considered himself traditional.

Auguste Rodin was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Auguste Rodin was born in 1840s.

François-Auguste-René Rodin is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Auguste’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Auguste Rodin’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Auguste Rodin’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Auguste Rodin kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Auguste Rodin was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: François-Auguste-René Rodin
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Auguste Rodin was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Auguste Rodin was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Auguste Rodin had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Auguste Rodin’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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