Colette bio

Birth Name: Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: January 28, 1873

Date Of Death: August 3, 1954

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: French

Colette was born on the 28th of January, 1873. She was best known for being a Novelist. 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.

Colette was born in France. 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. Her novel, Gigi, focused on a girl being groomed to be a courtesan.

Colette was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Colette was born in 1870s.

Sidonie Gabrielle Colette 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Colette was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
NICKNAME: Collette, ‘Colette’, Gabrielle Sidonie Colette
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Colette was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Colette was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

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

Colette’s birth sign is Aquarius and she had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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