BirthdayJune 17, 1818
BirthplaceParis, France

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  1. About Charles Gounod

    Full name: Charles Gounod
    Also known as: Charles Gounod, Gounod, Charles
    Professions: Soundtrack, Music Department
    Work: Faust: "O merveille! ... A moi les plaisirs"

  2. Charles Gounod Known for

    Lincoln (2012), 28 Days Later... (2002), The Adventures of Tintin (2011), Chronicle (2012)

  3. Charles Gounod Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 18th of October, 1893 (Age: 75)

  4. Charles Gounod Biography

    Charles-François Gounod (French: [?a?l f???swa ?uno]; 17 June 1818 – 17 October or 18 October 1893) was a French composer, best known for his Ave Maria, based on a work by Bach, as well as his opera Faust. Another opera by Gounod, occasionally still performed, is Roméo et Juliette.Gounod died at Saint-Cloud in 1893, after a final revision of his twelve operas. His funeral took place ten days later at the Church of the Madeleine, with the assistance of Camille Saint-Saëns to the organ and Gabriel Fauré conducting. He was buried in Paris, at the Montparnasse Cemetery.

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