Gerard De Nerval

Gerard De Nerval bio

Birth Name: Gérard Labrunie

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: May 22, 1808

Date Of Death: January 26, 1855

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: French

Gerard De Nerval was born on the 22nd of May, 1808. He was famous for being a Poet. French Romantic poet best remembered for his translation of Goethe’s Faust. His other notable works include the novella Sylvie and the short story collection Les Filles du Feu.

Gerard De Nerval was born in France. He joined a bohemian group of artists called the “Club des Hashischins” during the 1920s. He committed suicide in 1855 after having suffered through a decade of nervous breakdowns. Perhaps symptomatic of his psychological state was the fact that, in his later years, he was often seen taking his pet lobster for walks.

Gerard De Nerval was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Gerard De Nerval was born in 1800s.

Gérard Labrunie 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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Gerard De Nerval’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Gerard De Nerval’s parents.

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Gerard De Nerval was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: Gérard Labrunie
NICKNAME: Gérard de Nerval, Gérard Labrunie, Gerard de Nerval



Zodiac Sign: Gerard De Nerval was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Gerard De Nerval was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Gerard De Nerval had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Gerard De Nerval’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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