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Edmond Rostand

Edmond RostandAKA Edmond Eugène Alexis Rostand

Born: 1-Apr-1868
Birthplace: Marseille, France
Died: 2-Dec-1918
Location of death: Paris, France
Cause of death: Influenza
Remains: Buried, Cimetière de Marseille, Marseille, France

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Playwright

Nationality: France
Executive summary: Cyrano de Bergerac

Father: Eugène Rostand (economist)
Wife: Rosemonde Gérard (m. 1890)
Son: Maurice Rostand (b. 1891, d. 1968)
Son: Jean Rostand (biologist, b. 1894, d. 1977)

    High School: Marseilles Lycée (1878-84)
    University: Collège Stanislas, Paris

Author of books:
Les Musardises (1890, poetry)
Confession d'un Demi-Siècle (1948, memoir)

Wrote plays:
Le Gant Rouge (1888)
La Princesse Lointaine (1895)
Les Romaneseques (1894)
La Samaritaine (1897)
Cyrano de Bergerac (1897)
L'Aiglon (1900)
Chanticler (1910)

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