Colette (Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette) (1873-1954)

Death: 3rd August 1954
Location:  Cimetière du Père-Lachaise, Paris,  Ile-de-France, France  Plot: Division 4, #6
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French novelist nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1948. Her best known work, the novella Gigi (1944), was the basis for the film and stage production of the same name. She was also an actress and a journalist.