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Molière (1622–1673)

Born between January 13 and January 15 of the year 1622, from a 25yo tapestry-maker, Jean Poguelin (who worked for the King of France from 1631), and a 20yo woman, Marie Cresé, in Paris, Jean-Baptiste Poquelin lost his mother when he was 10. From 1638 to 1640, he studied in the Jesuit college of Clermont, then started a brief lawyer career and ... See full bio »

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(age 51) in Paris, France

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 2012 Richard Strauss: Ariadne Auf Naxos, Opera in One Act, Op. 60 (Original Version) (TV Movie) (by: To be played after "Le Bourgeois gentilhomme")
 2011 The Miser (TV Movie) (play)
 2009 L'avare (TV Movie) (play)
 2009 Le bourgeois gentilhomme (TV Movie) (comedy)
 2009 Les précieuses ridicules (TV Movie) (play)
 2008 Le malade imaginaire (TV Movie) (play)
 2008 Le mariage forcé (TV Movie) (play)
 2007 L'avare (TV Movie)
 2005 Le bourgeois gentilhomme (TV Movie) (play)
 2005 L'école des femmes (Video) (by)
 2005 Der eingebildete Kranke (TV Movie) (play "Le Malade Imaginaire")
 2003 Les femmes savantes (TV Movie) (by)
 2003 Lakomec (TV Movie) (play "L'Avare")
 2003 Amphitryon (TV Movie)
 2003 Dom Juan (TV Movie)
 2003 Sganarelle (TV Movie)
 2002 Le malade imaginaire (TV Movie)
 2001 L'école des maris (TV Movie) (play)
 2001 Le bourgeois gentilhomme (TV Movie) (by)
 2001 Monsieur de Pourceaugnac (TV Movie) (play)
 2001 Come un eroe del Novecento (Short) (play "Le Tartuffe")
 2000 Le misanthrope (TV Movie) (comedy)
 2000 L'avare (TV Movie)
 2000 ¡Qué grande es el teatro! (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Las mujeres sabias (2000) ... (play)
 1999 Amphitryon (TV Movie) (by)
 1999 George Dandin (TV Movie) (by)
 1999 L'avare (TV Movie) (play)
 1999 L'école des femmes (TV Movie) (play)
 1999 Le mariage forcé (TV Movie) (by)
 1999 L'impromptu de Versailles (TV Movie) (by)
 1998 Der Menschenfeind (TV Movie) (play "Le misanthrope")
 1998 Les fourberies de Scapin (TV Movie) (comedy)
 1998 Tartuffe ou L'imposteur (TV Movie) (play)
 1998 Don Juan (play "Dom Juan ou le festin de pierre")
 1997 Les précieuses ridicules (TV Movie) (play)
 1997 Georges Dandin de Molière (TV Movie) (play "Georges Dandin")
 1997 Tartuffe - hycklaren (TV Movie) (play)
 1996 Skola za zene (TV Movie) (writer)
 1995 Mizantróp (TV Movie) (play)
 1994/II Le misanthrope (TV Movie) (play)
 1994/I Le misanthrope (TV Movie) (play)
 1994 The Death of Molière (Video)
 1993 Le bourgeois gentilhomme (TV Movie) (by: comédie-ballet en cinq actes)
 1992 Le médecin malgré lui (TV Movie) (by: Comédie en trois actes)
 1992 Tartyuf (TV Movie) (play "Le Tartuffe")
 1992 Der Geizhals (TV Movie) (play)
 1991 El misàntrop (TV Movie) (play)
 1991 Don Juan in Hell (play "Dom Juan ou le festin de pierre")
 1990 Le malade imaginaire (TV Movie) (play)
 1990 L'avaro (based on the play "L'avare" by)
 1989 De vrek (TV Movie)
 1989 Den inbillade sjuke (TV Movie) (play "The imaginary invalid")
 1988 Tartif (TV Movie) (play)
 1988 Theatre Night (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Miser (1988) ... (play)
 1987 Dandin (play "Georges Dandin")
 1987 Tartuffe (TV Movie)
 1987 Der eingebildet Kranke (TV Movie) (play)
 1987 Der Geizige (TV Movie) (play)
 1987 Don Juan (TV Movie) (play "Dom Juan ou le festin de pierre")
 1970-1986 Au théâtre ce soir (TV Series) (play - 4 episodes)
- Le malade imaginaire (1986) ... (play)
- Dom Juan (1984) ... (play)
- Le médecin malgré lui (1973) ... (play)
- Le bourgeois gentilhomme (1970) ... (play)
 1986 O enfermo imaxinario (TV Movie) (play "Le malade imaginaire")
 1985 Monsieur de Pourceaugnac (play)
 1985 Dom Juan (TV Movie) (written by)
 1985 Skapenis oinebi (TV Movie) (play "Les Fourberies de Scapin")
 1984 Le tartuffe (play)
 1984 La comedia (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- El Tartufo (1984) ... (play - as Moliere)
 1984 A nök iskolája (TV Movie) (play "L'école des femmes")
 1983 L'avaro (TV Movie) (play)
 1983 Hustruskolan (TV Movie) (play L'école des femmes)
 1983 Le tartuffe (TV Movie) (play)
 1983 Tartuffe, or The Impostor (TV Movie) (play)
 1982 Le bourgeois gentilhomme (TV Movie) (play)
 1982 Le bourgeois gentilhomme (play)
 1982 George Dandin (TV Movie) (play)
 1981 Le bourgeois gentilhomme (TV Movie) (play)
 1981 Les plaisirs de l'île enchantée (TV Movie) (plays "Le mariage forcé", "La princesse d'Elide" and "Tartuffe")
 1980 Le misanthrope (TV Movie) (play)
 1980 Mnimyy bolnoy (TV Movie) (play "Malade imaginaire")
 1980 Tartuffe ou L'imposteur (TV Movie) (play)
  Estudio 1 (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1969 - 1970) (play - 2 episodes, 1972 - 1980)
- Escuela de mujeres (1980) ... (play)
- El avaro (1972) ... (play)
 1980 Le Théâtre de la Jeune Lune (Documentary short) (play "Les précieuses ridicules")
 1980 Georges Dandin (TV Movie) (play)
 1980 The Miser (play)
 1980 Skapinova sibalství (TV Movie) (play)
 1979 Teu Tua (play - segment "O Corno Imaginário")
 1979 Hypochondriac (play "Le malade imaginaire" - as Moliere)
 1979 Misantropen (TV Movie) (play)
  Teatro de siempre (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1967 - 1970) (play - 3 episodes, 1967 - 1979) (play "Le malade imaginaire" - 1 episode, 1979)
- El enfermo imaginario (1979) ... (play) / (play "Le malade imaginaire" - as Moliere)
- El misántropo (1970) ... (as Moliere)
- El avaro (1970) ... (play)
- El burgués gentilhombre (1967) ... (play)
 1979 Der Menschenhasser (TV Movie) (play)
 1979 Les fourberies de Scapin (TV Movie) (play)
 1979 Meisjes lopen school (TV Movie)
 1979 George Dandin (TV Movie) (play)
 1979 Scapins rævestreger (TV Movie) (play)
 1979 The Miser (TV Movie) (play "L'Avare")
 1978 Tartuffe (TV Movie) (play)
 1978 L'avare (TV Movie) (play)
 1978 Lletres catalanes (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- El Tartuf (1978) ... (play)
 1978 Don Juan (TV Movie) (play)
 1978 Amphitryon (TV Movie) (original story)
 1978 Lakomec (TV Movie) (play "L'avare")
 1977/I Le misanthrope (TV Movie) (play)
 1977 Mizantrop (TV Movie) (play "Le misanthrope")
 1977/II Le misanthrope (TV Movie) (play)
 1977 Friaren som inte ville gifta sig (TV Movie) (play)
 1977 O arhontohoriatis (TV Movie) (play "Le Bourgeois gentilhomme")
 1976 Doctor fara voie (TV Movie) (play "Le médicin malgré lui")
 1976 Tartuffe (TV Movie) (play)
 1976 Scapins rackartyg (TV Movie) (play)
 1976 Der Menschenfeind (TV Movie) (play)
 1976 Scapin furfangjai (TV Movie) (play)
 1975 Le médecin malgré lui (TV Movie) (play)
 1975 Tartuffe (TV Movie) (play)
 1975 Tudós nök (TV Movie) (play)
 1974 The Misanthrope (TV Movie) (play "... Le misanthrope")
 1974 De vrek (TV Movie) (play)
 1974 L'avare (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 Les fourberies de Scapin (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 Le médecin volant (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 O Preço de Cada Um (TV Movie) (play "Le misanthrope")
 1973 La scuola delle mogli (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 L'école des femmes (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 Don Juan (TV Movie) (play "Dom Juan ou le festin de pierre")
 1973 Georges Dandin (TV Movie) (play)
 1972 Les précieuses ridicules (TV Movie)
 1972 Les femmes savantes (TV Movie) (play)
 1972 Schule der Frauen (TV Movie) (play "L'école des femmes" - as Jean-Baptiste Molière)
 1972 Don Juan (TV Movie) (play)
 1972 Lakomec (TV Movie) (play)
 1971 A képzelt beteg (TV Movie) (play "Le malade imaginaire")
 1971 Indbildt hanrej (TV Short) (play)
 1971 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Tartuffe (1971) ... (play)
 1971 Der Wirrkopf (TV Movie) (play)
 1971 Alta comedia: El avaro (TV Movie) (story)
 1971 Tartuffe (TV Movie) (play)
 1971 Le malade imaginaire (TV Movie)
 1971 Le misanthrope (TV Movie) (play)
 1971 Den fine mand (TV Movie) (play "Le Bourgeois gentilhomme")
 1971 Der Arzt wider Willen (TV Movie)
 1970 Monsieur de Pourceaugnac (TV Movie) (play)
 1970 Zorz Danden (TV Movie) (play)
 1970 Scapin (TV Movie) (play)
 1970 Tartuffe oder Der Betrüger (TV Movie) (play "Le Tartuffe ou l'imposteur")
 1969 Teatro catalán (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1969 Den girige (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 Der Bürger als Edelmann (TV Movie) (play "Le Bourgeois gentilhomme")
 1969 Le bourgeois gentil mec (original play)
 1969 Der Geizige (TV Movie) (play "L'avare")
 1968 Le bourgeois gentilhomme (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 Der Geizige (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 Der Unbesonnene (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 Lärda fruntimmer (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 The Mock Doctor (TV Series) (play "Le Médecin malgré lui" - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1968) ... (play "Le Médecin malgré lui")
- Episode #1.3 (1968) ... (play "Le Médecin malgré lui")
- Episode #1.2 (1968) ... (play "Le Médecin malgré lui")
- Episode #1.1 (1968) ... (play "Le Médecin malgré lui")
 1968 De ingebeelde zieke (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 Tvrdica (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 Der alte Geizkragen (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 De löjliga preciöserna (TV Movie) (play "Les Précieuses ridicules")
 1967 Don Giovanni (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 Die Schule der Frauen (TV Movie) (play "L'école des femmes")
 1967 Der Arzt wider Willen (TV Movie) (play "Le médecin malgrè lui")
 1967 Saituri (TV Movie) (play "L'Avare")
 1966 L'avare (TV Movie) (play)
 1966 Die gelehrten Frauen (TV Movie) (play - as Jean Baptiste Molière)
 1966 Tartuffe (TV Movie) (play)
 1966 Ihmisvihaaja (TV Movie) (play "Le misanthrope")
 1965 Dom Juan ou Le festin de pierre (TV Movie) (play "Dom Juan ou le festin de pierre")
 1965/I Don Juan (TV Movie) (play)
 1965/I Tartuffe (TV Movie)
 1965/II Don Juan (TV Movie) (play "Le festin depierre")
 1965 Der eingebildete Kranke (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Schule der Frauen (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Primera fila (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- El avaro (1965) ... (play)
 1965 Les fourberies de Scapin (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Celimena (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Le médecin malgré lui (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Der eingebildete Kranke (TV Movie) (play "La malade imaginaire" - as Jean Baptiste Molière)
 1964 Teatterituokio (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Lääkäri vastoin tahtoaan (1964) ... (play)
 1964 L'amour médecin (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Georges Dandin (TV Movie) (play - as Jean Baptiste Molière)
 1964 Tartuffe (TV Movie) (original play)
 1964 Der Arzt wider Willen (TV Movie) (play "Le médecin malgrè lui")
 1964 Burger Bluffer (TV Movie) (play "Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme")
 1963 Il malato immaginario (TV Movie) (play)
 1963 Misantropen (TV Movie) (play)
 1962 Amphitryon (TV Movie) (play)
 1962 Le Médecin malgré lui (play)
 1961 Don Juan (TV Movie)
 1961 Le médecin volant (TV Movie) (play)
 1960 Scapins skøyerstreker (TV Movie) (play)
 1960 Der Geizige (TV Movie) (play "L'avare")
 1960 Il malato immaginario (TV Movie) (play)
 1960 Der eingebildete Kranke (TV Movie) (play "La malade imaginaire" - as Jean Baptiste Molière)
 1959 Den inbillade sjuke (TV Movie) (play "The Imaginary Invalid")
 1959 Die Streiche des Scapin (TV Movie) (play)
 1959 Le malade imaginaire (TV Movie) (play)
 1959 Der Misanthrop (TV Movie) (play)
 1959 Georges Dandin (TV Movie) (play)
 1959 Il borghese gentiluomo (TV Movie) (play)
 1958 Would-Be Gentleman (play)
 1958 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (play "L'ecole des femmes" - 1 episode)
- The School for Wives (1958) ... (play "L'ecole des femmes")
 1958 Amphitryon (TV Movie) (play)
 1957 L'avaro (TV Movie) (play)
 1956 Molière (Short) (story)
 1956 Der Geizige (TV Movie) (play)
 1955 Molière spielt in Versailles (TV Movie) (play)
 1955 Scapins gavtyvestreger (TV Movie) (play "Les Fourberies de Scapin")
 1955 NBC Television Opera Theatre (TV Series) (play Le bourgeois gentilhomme - 1 episode)
- The Would-Be Gentleman (1955) ... (play Le bourgeois gentilhomme)
 1953 The Imaginary Invalid (TV Movie) (play)
 1952 Grande Teatro Tupi (TV Series) (play - 2 episodes)
- Escola de Maridos (1952) ... (play)
- O Avarento (1952) ... (play)
 1952 Der eingebildete Kranke (play)
 1951-1952 The Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) (play - 2 episodes)
- Episode #2.24 (1952) ... (play)
- Would-Be Gentleman (1951) ... (play)
 1950 Le malade imaginaire (TV Movie) (play)
 1945 The Bourgeois Gentleman (TV Movie) (play)
 1944 El gran Makakikus (play "Le Bourgeois gentilhomme")
 1940 L'école des femmes (play)
 1939 L'avare (TV Movie)
 1938 Der eingebildete Kranke (Short) (play)
 1938 Le médecin malgré lui (TV Movie)
 1935 Der eingebildete Kranke (Short) (play)
 1935 Les dieux s'amusent (play "Amphitryon")
 1935 Amphitryon (play)
 1935 Un soir à la Comédie-Française (Documentary) (play "Les précieuses ridicules")
 1934 Le malade imaginaire (play)
 1932 Monsieur de Pourceaugnac (play)
 1931 Il medico per forza (play "Le médecin malgré lui")
 1926 El médico a palos (play "Le medicin malagre lui")
 1925 Tartuffe (play)
 1916 The Marriage of Himmet Aga (play "Le Mariage Forcé")
 1914 Le mariage forcé (Short) (comedy)
 1913 Le médecin malgré lui (Short) (writer)
 1910 Le médecin malgré lui (Short) (play)
 1909 The Miser (Short) (play)
 1908 The Miser (Short)
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Publicity Listings:

4 Biographical Movies | 4 Portrayals | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Moliere | Jean Baptiste Molière | Jean-Baptiste Molière
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[14th March 2005 - 4th April 2005] Voted in 8th place in France 2's poll-then-show about the 100 "Greatest French Persons of All Time" (2005). See more »

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Capricorn

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