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Georges Simenon

Belgian Author

Georges Joseph Christian Simenon was a Belgian writer. A prolific author who published nearly 200 novels and numerous short works, Simenon is best known as the creator of the fictional detective Jules Maigret.

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  • Dirty Snow, By Georges Simenon (Trs Marc Romano And Louise Varese) The Independent
    Google News - Aug 27, 2011
  • Cada Hombre Es Un Mundo Diario El País
    Google News - Aug 26, 2011
  • Week End Roman Noir : Hommage à Simenon Midi Libre
    Google News - Aug 24, 2011
  • L'assassino Libri Blog (Blog)
    Google News - Aug 22, 2011


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1903 Birth Although Georges Simenon was born on 13 February 1903 superstition resulted in his birth being registered as having been on the 12th. … Read More


1989 87 Years Old Georges Simenon died in his sleep of natural causes on the night of 3–4 September 1989 in Lausanne. … Read More
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