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 Antoine Marie Roger de Saint-Exupéry

Antoine Marie Roger de Saint-Exupéry

Birth
Lyon, Departement du Rhône, Rhône-Alpes, France
Death 31 Jul 1944 (aged 44)
At Sea
Burial Body lost or destroyed
Memorial ID 5183 · View Source
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French writer and aviator. One of the most important French metaphysical writers of the interwar period. He was a humanist who sought to find moral and spiritual significance in daily activity. He is best known for his widely translated children's story, The Little Prince (1943). He disappered in a flight on a war mission near Corsica.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 19 Apr 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5183
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Antoine Marie Roger de Saint-Exupéry (29 Jun 1900–31 Jul 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5183, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Body lost or destroyed.