Born: 1913 AD
Died: 1979 AD, at 66 years of age.
1913 - Born in France. A French novelist.
1944 - His first novel, Les innocents de Paris ("The Innocent of Paris"), was published.
1948-1950 - He wrote Notre prison est un royaume ("Our Prison is a Kingdom") and Il est minuit, docteur Schweitzer ("It is midnight, Doctor Schweitzer").
1955 - His book, Chiens perdus sans collie, was filmed starring Jean Gabin and Robert Dalban.
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