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Julia Child (1912–2004)

Julia Child was born on August 15, 1912 in Pasadena, California, USA as Julia Carolyn McWilliams. She was a writer, known for The French Chef (1962), Julie & Julia (2009) and Good Morning America (1975). She was married to Paul Child. She died on August 13, 2004 in Montecito, California. See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The French Chef
The French Chef Herself - Host / Herself
Julie & Julia
Julie & Julia Writer
Good Morning America


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 2009 Julie & Julia (book "My Life in France")
 1985 The Way to Cook: Meat (Video documentary)
 1985 The Way to Cook: First Courses & Desserts (Video documentary)
 1985 The Way to Cook: Fish & Eggs (Video documentary)
 1985 The Way to Cook: Poultry (Video documentary)
 1985 The Way to Cook: Soups, Salads & Bread (Video documentary)
 1985 The Way to Cook: Vegetables (Video documentary)
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Other Works:

Book: "Julia and Jacques Cooking at Home," with Jacques Pepin and D. Nussbaum. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 4 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 11 Articles | See more »


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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Personal Quote:

A cookbook is only as good as its poorest recipe. See more »


She was an active member of the International Association of Culinary Professionals. See more »


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