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Jean-Paul Sartre

Jean-Paul SartreAKA Jean-Paul-Charles-Aymard Sartre

Born: 21-Jun-1905
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: 15-Apr-1980
Location of death: Paris, France
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Cremated, Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, France

Gender: Male
Religion: Atheist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Philosopher, Playwright, Author

Nationality: France
Executive summary: Nausea, No Exit

Military service: French Army (1939-41)

An atheist for many years, Sartre converted to Judaism near the end of his life. Some attribute this to the influence of his friend and personal secretary Benny Levy.

Father: Jean-Baptiste Sartre (b. 1874, d. 1906)
Mother: Anne-Marie Schweitzer (b. 1882, d. 1969)
Girlfriend: Simone de Beauvoir
Girlfriend: Bianca Bienenfeld ("Bianca Lamblin", b. 1921, 1938-40)
Girlfriend: Jeannette Colombel
Daughter: Arlette el Kaim-Sartre

    High School: Lycée Henri-IV (transferred)
    High School: Lycee Louis-le-Grand
    University: BA Philosophy, Ecole Normale Superieure (1930)

    Les Temps Modernes Founder, Co-Editor
    American Academy of Arts and Sciences
    French Legion of Honor 1945 (refused)
    Nobel Prize for Literature 1964 (refused)
    Taken Prisoner of War
    Coma 1980
    Converted to Atheism
    Converted to Judaism
    Risk Factors: Blindness, Smoking, Peyote

Author of books:
La Nausee (1938, Nausea)

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