BirthdayApril 4, 1914

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Marguerite Duras

    Full name: Marguerite Duras
    Also known as: Marguerite Duras, Duras, Marguerite
    Professions: French writer and film director
    Nationality: French
    Occupation: Novelist, playwright, filmmaker

  2. Marguerite Duras Known for

    Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959), The Lover (1992), Seven Days... Seven Nights (1960), La musica (1967)

  3. Marguerite Duras Death information

    Died: Sunday, 3rd of March, 1996 (Age: 81)

  4. Marguerite Duras Biography

    Ms. Duras was born in southern Vietnam and lost her father at age 4. The family savings of 20 years bought the family a small plot in Cambodia, but everything was lost in a single season's flooding. The disaster killed her mother as a result. After high school in Saigon, Ms. Duras left Indochina to study law in Paris. As a young woman, she worked ...

  5. Marguerite Duras Family

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