Gabrielle Roy bio

Birth Name: Gabrielle Roy

Occupation: Children’s Author

Place Of Birth: Canada

Date Of Birth: March 22, 1909

Date Of Death: July 13, 1983

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Canadian

Gabrielle Roy was born on the 22nd of March, 1909. She was famous for being a Children’s Author. A French-Canadian novelist and children’s author, she is known for works such as Children of My Heart, Street Riches, and The Fragile Lights of Earth. Her novel, The Tin Flute (French title: Bonheur d’occasion), won the Governor General’s Award for Fiction.

Gabrielle Roy was born in Canada. She worked as a sketch artist in her early adulthood years. She published her debut novel, Bonheur d’occasion, in 1945. Her 1954 novel, Alexandre Chenevert, is regarded as one of the most important Canadian works of psychological realism.

Gabrielle Roy was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

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Personal Life

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

Gabrielle Roy was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Gabrielle Roy
NICKNAME: Gabrielle Roy, Gabrielle Roy Carbotte
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Gabrielle Roy was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Gabrielle Roy was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Gabrielle Roy had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Gabrielle Roy’s birth sign is Aries and she had a ruling planet of Mars.

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