Paul Verlaine

Paul Verlaine bio

Birth Name: Paul-Marie Verlaine

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Metz

Date Of Birth: March 30, 1844

Date Of Death: January 8, 1896

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: French

Paul Verlaine was born on the 30th of March, 1844. He was famous for being a Poet. French Symbolist poet whose famous works include Romances sans paroles and Poemes saturniens. He was involved in the Parisian literary salon scene and was a contemporary of Anatole France, Charles Cros, and other prominent nineteenth-century intellectuals.

Paul Verlaine was born in Metz. He published his first poem in 1863 in the literary journal La Revue du Progres. He spent his last years in destitution, suffering from alcoholism and drug addiction.

Paul Verlaine was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Paul Verlaine was born in 1840s.

Paul-Marie Verlaine 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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Paul Verlaine’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Paul Verlaine’s parents.

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Paul Verlaine was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Paul-Marie Verlaine
NICKNAME: Pablo de Herlagnez, Pablo-Maria de Herlañes, Pierre et Paul
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Paul Verlaine was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Paul Verlaine 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: Paul Verlaine had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Paul Verlaine’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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