Pierre De Coubertin

Pierre De Coubertin bio

Birth Name: Pierre De Coubertin

Occupation: Historian

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: January 1, 1863

Date Of Death: September 2, 1937

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: French

Pierre De Coubertin was born on the 1st of January, 1863. He was famous for being a Historian. French academic and historian who founded the International Olympic Committee and helped establish the modern Olympic Games. He is known for his academic work in the field of education, and released a book on the subject, L’Education en Angleterre, in 1888.

Pierre De Coubertin was born in France. He traveled to England in the early 1880s and studied with Thomas Arnold, a Rugby School teacher who emphasized the importance of physical education. His poem, Ode to Sport, was honored with a gold medal at the 1912 Summer Olympic Games.

Pierre De Coubertin was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Pierre De Coubertin was born in 1860s.

Pierre De Coubertin 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 De Coubertin’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 De Coubertin’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Pierre De Coubertin was born in the Year of the Pig.

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REAL NAME: Pierre De Coubertin
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Pierre De Coubertin was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Pierre De Coubertin was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Pierre De Coubertin had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Pierre De Coubertin’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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