Dedicated to the Memory of AmIAnnoying.com's BruceFollow Us on Twitter
Am I Annoying.com
Search Celebrities (By Last Name)
Search Collections
 Go
Advertising
In The News
 
Voting Station
George Sand
Please vote to return to collections (Voting Results will appear on Right Sidebar).
Author
    (July 1, 1804-June 8, 1876)
    Born in Paris, France
    Birth name was Aurore Dupin
    Wrote 90 novels including 'Indiana' (1831), 'Mauprat' (1837), 'Le Compagnon du Tour de France' (1840), 'Consuelo' (1843) and 'Le Meunier d'Angibault' (1845)
    She scandalized society by wearing men's clothes and smoking cigars.
    Most of her lovers were significantly younger men.
    She was a feminist who hid behind a male pseudonym.
    Charles Baudelaire wrote, 'Her ideas on morals have the same depth of judgment and delicacy of feeling as those of janitresses and kept women.'
    Her mother left her to be raised by her grandmother only to reappear after the grandmother's death to try to claim the estate that had been left to Sand.
    She called herself 'the Spartacus of women's slavery.'
    She may have had a lesbian affair with an actress.
    Novelist Ivan Turgenev said, 'What a brave man she was, and what a good woman.'

Credit: C. Fishel


    For 2019, as of last week, Out of 6 Votes: 33.33% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 5 Votes: 20.0% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 14 Votes: 64.29% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 2 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 7 Votes: 57.14% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 27 Votes: 62.96% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 17 Votes: 52.94% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 16 Votes: 68.75% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 7 Votes: 71.43% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 45 Votes: 53.33% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 46 Votes: 67.39% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 32 Votes: 68.75% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 60 Votes: 51.67% Annoying
 
Annoying Collections
Site News