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Simone Gallimard (Simone Cornu) was born on 5 December, 1917 in Étampes, France, is an Editor. Discover Simone Gallimard's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of networth at the age of 78 years old?

Popular As Simone Cornu
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Age 78 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born 5 December 1917
Birthday 5 December
Birthplace Étampes, France
Date of death (1995-10-22) Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
Died Place N/A
Nationality France

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Her husband is Claude Gallimard

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Simone Gallimard Net Worth

Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Simone Gallimard worth at the age of 78 years old? Simone Gallimard’s income source is mostly from being a successful Editor. She is from France. We have estimated Simone Gallimard's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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She dies on 23 October 1995 as a result of cancer. Her daughter, Isabelle, succeeded her as the head of the Mercury of France in 1995.


After the purchase in 1957 by his father-in-law Gaston Gallimard of Mercure de France, a publishing house founded in 1894 by Alfred Vallette, Simone Gallimard became its director in 1962 and CEO in 1969. She was surrounded by renown literary directors such as Renaud Matignon, Michel Cournot, Paul Pavlowitch, Nicolas Bréhal. Authors of this publishing house received enviable literary prizes: prix Goncourt for Andreï Makine, prix Renaudot for Salvat Etchart, prix Médicis for Michel Butel and François-Olivier Rousseau, prix Femina for Claude Faraggi, Jocelyne François and Paula Jacques.


Gallimard was the daughter of André Cornu [fr], a politician and a senior French official who was a senator, deputy before the war and secretary of state for fine arts in different governments, between 1951 and 1954. In 1939, she married Claude Gallimard, son of Gaston Gallimard, founder and boss of the publishing house Gallimard. The four children of this marriage were Francoise, Christian, Antoine and Isabelle, all working in the book trade.


Simone Gallimard (née Cornu; 5 December 1917 – 22 October 1995 ) was a French editor, leader of the Mercure de France.