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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 »

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Filmography

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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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Show Show Self (31 credits)
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Other Works:

Book "The Art of French Cooking Volume I". See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on work] Find something you're passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it. See more »

Trivia:

During World War II, she was part of the team of people who invented shark repellent. Julia's shark repellent is still used by the U.S. Navy. See more »

Trademark:

Her TV-show signoff, "Bon appétit!" See more »

Nickname:

Jukies See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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