Camille Saint-Saens

Camille Saint-Saens bio

Birth Name: Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns

Occupation: Composer

Place Of Birth: Paris

Date Of Birth: October 9, 1835

Date Of Death: December 16, 1921

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: French

Camille Saint-Saens was born on the 9th of October, 1835. He was popular for being a Composer. Romantic-era organist, conductor, and pianist who became known for his compositions “The Carnival of Animals,” “Samson and Delilah,” and “Danse macabre.” His Piano Concerto No. 2, Cello Concerto No. 1, and Symphony No. 3 also retained popularity long after his death.

Camille Saint-Saens was born in Paris. His perfect pitch was discovered while he was still two. He made his public concert debut when he was five, accompanying a violin sonata by Beethoven. He became the first acclaimed composer to score a motion picture, “The Assassination of the Duke of Guise” from 1908.

Camille Saint-Saens was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Camille Saint-Saens was born in 1830s.

Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns 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".


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Camille Saint-Saens’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Camille Saint-Saens’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Camille Saint-Saens was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns
RELIGION: Roman Catholic



Zodiac Sign: Camille Saint-Saens was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Camille Saint-Saens was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Camille Saint-Saens had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Camille Saint-Saens’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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