Jean De la Fontaine

Jean De la Fontaine bio

Birth Name: Jean De la Fontaine

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: July 8, 1621

Date Of Death: April 13, 1695

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: French

Jean De la Fontaine was born on the 8th of July, 1621. He was best known for being a Poet. Seventeenth-century French poet and fabulist who is best known for his Contes and Fables. He also published a 1669 novel entitled Les amours de Psyche et de Cupidon.

Jean De la Fontaine was born in France. He studied religion and law before finding his true vocation as a writer. His life story was told in a 2007 French film — Jean de La Fontaine – le defi — that starred Lorant Deutsch.

Jean De la Fontaine was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Jean De la Fontaine was born in 1620s.

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

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Jean De la Fontaine was born in the Year of the Rooster.

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REAL NAME: Jean De la Fontaine
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Jean De la Fontaine was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Jean De la Fontaine was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Jean De la Fontaine had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Jean De la Fontaine’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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