Guy De Maupassant

Guy De Maupassant bio

Birth Name: Henry-René-Albert-Guy de Maupassant

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: August 5, 1850

Date Of Death: July 6, 1893

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: French

Guy De Maupassant was born on the 5th of August, 1850. He was best known for being a Novelist. Remembered as one of France’s greatest short story writers, de Maupassant penned an 1880 masterpiece titled “Boule de Suif” (“Butterball”) and went on to write many other popular stories, including “La Bete a Mait Belhomme” (“Belhomme’s Beast”); “La Ficelle” (“The Piece of String”); and “Pierrot” (“Sparrow”).

Guy De Maupassant was born in France. During the Franco-Prussian War, he worked as a clerk for the French Navy. Later, he edited such Parisian journals as Le Figaro and Le Gaulois; it was during this period that he wrote his first short stories. He was one of a group of Parisian writers and artists who opposed the construction of the Eiffel Tower.

Guy De Maupassant was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Guy De Maupassant was born in 1850s.

Henry-René-Albert-Guy de Maupassant 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".


Guy’s Henry-René-Albert-Guy de Maupassant attended Lycée Pierre-Corneille.


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

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Personal Life

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

Guy De Maupassant was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Henry-René-Albert-Guy de Maupassant
NICKNAME: Guy de Maupassant, Guy de Valmont, Joseph Prunier, Chaudrons-du-diable, Maufrigneuse
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Guy De Maupassant was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Guy De Maupassant was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Guy De Maupassant had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Guy De Maupassant’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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