Erik Satie

Erik Satie bio

Birth Name: Alfred Éric Leslie Satie

Occupation: Composer

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: May 17, 1866

Date Of Death: July 1, 1925

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: French

Erik Satie was born on the 17th of May, 1866. He was best known for being a Composer. An important figure in Parisian avant-garde. He pioneered minimalism, repetitive music, and the Theatre of the Absurd.

Erik Satie was born in England. He attended the Paris Conservatoire in 1879, but was looked down upon by the teachers because they thought he was lazy, worthless, and unmotivated. He described himself as a gymnopedist and a phonometrician, the latter in lieu of being called a musician.

Erik Satie was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Erik Satie was born in 1860s.

Alfred Éric Leslie Satie 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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Erik Satie’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Erik Satie’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Erik Satie was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Alfred Éric Leslie Satie
NICKNAME: Virginie Lebeau, François de Paule
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Erik Satie was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Erik Satie was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Erik Satie 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.

Erik Satie’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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