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Jules Romains

Jules Romains

French Poet


Dead at 86 years
Birthday
Wednesday
He is born 136 years, 11 months and 19 days ago
Death date
Monday

He is dead since 50 years
Birthplace
Saint-Julien-Chapteuil, France
Nationality: french France
Birth sign: Virgo

Jules Romains (born Louis Henri Jean Farigoule; 26 August 1885 – 14 August 1972) was a French poet and writer and the founder of the Unanimism literary movement. His works include the play Knock ou le Triomphe de la médecine, and a cycle of works called Les Hommes de bonne volonté (Men of Good Will). Sinclair Lewis called him one of the six best novelists in the world.

He was nominated for the Nobel prize in literature sixteen times.

Source : Wikipedia