BirthdayAugust 24, 1890

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Jean Rhys

    Full name: Jean Rhys
    Also known as: Jean Rhys, Rhys, Jean
    Professions: Dominican writer
    Nationality: Dominican
    Occupation: Novelist, short story writer, essayist

  2. Jean Rhys Known for

    Quartet (1981), Wide Sargasso Sea (1993), Wide Sargasso Sea (2006), Tigers Are Better Looking (1979)

  3. Jean Rhys Death information

    Died: Monday, 14th of May, 1979 (Age: 88)

  4. Jean Rhys Biography

    Jean Rhys is one of the mayor female novelists of the 20th century. She was born in Dominica and moved to England. When she was around 30 years old she traveled around Europe as a Bohemian artist and became a lifetime alcoholic, but her career started as well. Her writing was often focused on women and she often used modernist techniques. The ...

  5. Jean Rhys Family

    Spouse: Jean Lenglet, Leslie Tilden-Smith, Max Hamer
    Childrens: A son and a daughter by Lenglet

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