Pierre Boulle

Pierre Boulle bio

Birth Name: Pierre Boulle

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: February 20, 1912

Date Of Death: January 30, 1994

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: French

Pierre Boulle was born on the 20th of February, 1912. He was known for being a Novelist. Best remembered for his 1963 science fiction novel The Planet of the Apes, he also penned the 1952 bestseller The Bridge over the River Kwai. His lesser-known works include Garden on the Moon (novel) and Time Out of Mind (short stories).

Pierre Boulle was born in France. After studying engineering at the École Supérieure d’Electricité, he worked on a rubber plantation in British Malaya. He earned the Croix de Guerre for his spying work on behalf of the World War II-era resistance movement in French Indochina.

Pierre Boulle was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

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

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Personal Life

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Pierre Boulle was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Pierre Boulle
RELIGION: Agnostic
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Pierre Boulle was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Pierre Boulle was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Pierre Boulle had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Pierre Boulle’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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