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Simone de Beauvoir

January 9, 1908 - April 14, 1986

French philosopher, novelist, and essayist, the lifelong companion of Jean-Paul Sartre and vice versa. Beauvoir's two volume treatise Le deuxième sexe (1949, The Second Sex) is among the most widely read feminist works. (Source.)

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March 31, 2017 Edited by Clean Up Bot add VIAF and wikidata ID
January 8, 2011 Edited by Fusslkopp merge authors
January 19, 2010 Edited by George Bio, links, name order
January 19, 2010 Edited by George Added new photo
April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user initial import