Marquis de Sade

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Birth Name: Marquis de Sade

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Paris

Date Of Birth: June 2, 1740

Date Of Death: December 2, 1814

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: French

Marquis de Sade was born on the 2nd of June, 1740. He was popular for being a Novelist. Remembered for his libertine novels and Gothic stories, this French author and political revolutionary penned such erotic, violent, explicit, and blasphemous works as The 120 Days of Sodom and Justine, or the Misfortunes of Virtue. The term “sadism” is derived from his surname.

Marquis de Sade was born in Paris. After attending Jesuit school and before becoming a writer, he fought in the Seven Years’ War. For writing the shocking works Juliette and Justine, he was imprisoned in 1801 on the order of Napoleon Bonaparte .

Marquis de Sade was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Marquis de Sade was born in 1740s.

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

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Personal Life

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Marquis de Sade was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Marquis de Sade
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Marquis de Sade 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: Marquis de Sade was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Marquis de Sade 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.

Marquis de Sade’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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