Leménil, Louis

ACTOR (FRANCE)
BORN 1804, Paris - DIED 22 Jul 1872, Paris
GRAVE LOCATION Paris: Montmartre Cimetière, 20 Avenue Rachel (division 21)

Louis Leménil made his acting debut in the provinces. In 1827 he came to Paris where he was engaged at the Théâtre de la Gaîté. In 1834 he moved to the Théâtre du Palais-Royal. He married Élisa Gougibus who joined him at the Théâtre du Palais-Royal.

In 1850 they went to St. Petersburg where they lived and worked for 16 years until they retired. He died in Paris after an operation in 1872. The architects Émile Leménil (1832-1923) and Edme Leménil (1836-1884) were his sons.

Family
• Wife: Gougibus, Élisa

Images

The mausoleum of Élisa Gougibus at the Montmartre Cimetière, Paris.
Picture by Androom (05 Nov 2017)

 

Sources
Louis Leménil — Wikipédia


Lemoine, Gustave

Published: 13 Oct 2019
Last update: 13 Oct 2019