Georges Simenon bio

Birth Name: Georges Joseph Christian Simenon

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Liege

Date Of Birth: February13, 1903

Date Of Death: September 4, 1989

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Belgian

Georges Simenon was born on the 13th of February, 1903. He was known for being a Novelist. A prolific Belgian author, he is best known for creating the popular detective character of Jules Maigret. His more than two hundred literary works include Tropic Moon, The Strangers in the House, and Pedigree.

Georges Simenon was born in Liege. He took a job with a local newspaper when he was just sixteen years old. He published his first work in the Jules Maigret series in 1931. He sometimes wrote up to 60 or 80 pages in one day.

Georges Simenon was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Georges Simenon was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Georges Joseph Christian Simenon 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".


Georges’s Georges Joseph Christian Simenon attended Académie royale de Belgique.


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

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Georges Simenon was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

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REAL NAME:Georges Joseph Christian Simenon



Zodiac Sign: Georges Simenon 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: Georges Simenon was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Georges Simenon 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.

Georges Simenon’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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