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Gustave Flaubert was born on 12 December, 1821 in Rouen, France, is a Writer. Discover Gustave Flaubert's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Gustave Flaubert networth?

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Occupation writer
Age 59 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born 12 December 1821
Birthday 12 December
Birthplace Rouen, France
Date of death 8 May, 1880
Died Place Croisset, Seine-Inférieure, France
Nationality France

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Flaubert and his publisher were charged of immorality in a law suit brought by the French government in 1957, but both were acquitted.


He died on May 8, 1880, in his mother's home in Croisset, and was laid to rest in the Flaubert family vault in the cemetery of Rouen, France. Flaubert's comprehensive biography by Jean-Paul Sartre is considered definitive. Flaubert's correspondence with George Sand and Ivan Turgenev has been studied ever since as an immensely valuable historic and literary material. His books has been translated in many languages and sold millions of copies around the world. Flaubert's classic novel 'Madame Bovary' was adapted for film and television more that ten times.


In 1872 his mother died, which caused him a depression. At that time he was supported by his close friend Ivan Turgenev, a Russian writer of decent means, who lived in Europe. Flaubert also enjoyed a friendship by correspondence with George Sand. After the traumatic events of war and the death of is mother, Flaubert lived a life of an ascetic monk for the rest of his life. He rarely visited Paris, and his health deteriorated rapidly.


In 1870, during the Franco-Prussian War, Flaubert's home was occupied by Prussian soldiers, and he suffered from a nervous breakdown.


In 1862 he published 'Salammbo', which became material for the eponymous opera by 'Modest Mussorgsky'.


From 1850-1856 he was writing 'Madame Bovary', which was published in 1856.


Anthony' (1849), was at first rejected by his friends Louis Bouilhet and Maxime du Camp and its publication was postponed.


In 1846 he abandoned Paris and the study of law, after a probably nervous disease.

From 1846-1854 he had an affair with the poet Louise Colet, which was his only relationship, and he never married. Flaubert traveled about several countries in Europe and in Africa. His travel experiences, especially those in Greece, Egypt, and Tunisia, gave him material for his writings. Flaubert's first masterpiece, 'The Temptation of St.


In 1840 he went to Law School in Paris. There he met Victor Hugo and made his plan of becoming a writer.


Gustave Flaubert was born on December 12, 1821, in Rouen, Seine-Inférieure, France. His father was a Medical Doctor and practiced surgery in Rouen, in Hôtel-Dieu (where Flaubert was born). His mother was from an aristocratic Norman family. Young Flaubert received a good private education with emphasis on literature.