Jean Marais

Jean Marais bio

Birth Name: Jean-Alfred Villain-Marais

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: December 11, 1913

Date Of Death: November 8, 1998

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: French

Jean Marais was born on the 11th of December, 1913. He was best known for being a Movie Actor. He played the villain in the internationally famous series, Fantomas. He also appeared in Jean Cocteau ‘s Beauty and the Beast.

Jean Marais was born in France. He played the dashing hero in French swashbuckling adventure films and became a household name in the 1950s. He played the title character in the 1949 Jean Cocteau-directed film, Orphee.

Jean Marais was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Jean Marais was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Jean-Alfred Villain-Marais 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".


Jean’s Jean-Alfred Villain-Marais attended Lycee Condorcet (dropped out), Catholic boarding school.


Jean Marais’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 Marais’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Jean Marais was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Jean-Alfred Villain-Marais
NICKNAME: Maray, Jean-Alfred Villain-Marais, Jean Marais
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Jean Marais was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Jean Marais was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Jean Marais had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Jean Marais’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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