Eugene Atget

Eugene Atget bio

Birth Name: Eugene Atget

Occupation: Photographer

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: February 12, 1857

Date Of Death: August 4, 1927

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: French

Eugene Atget was born on the 12th of February, 1857. He was popular for being a Photographer. Remembered for his pioneering work in the documentary photography genre, this French artist captured Parisian city scenes in the years immediately preceding the French capital’s architectural modernization.

Eugene Atget was born in France. During the late 1870s and the 1880s, he pursued a career as an actor. He began his photography career toward the end of the ’80s and started his famous Old Paris Collection a decade later. Sadly, he never knew how influential his work would prove to be; most of his photographs were published posthumously at the urging of American urban photographer Berenice Abbott.

Eugene Atget was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Eugene Atget was born in 1850s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Eugene Atget was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Eugene Atget
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Eugene Atget 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: Eugene Atget was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Eugene Atget 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.

Eugene Atget’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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