BORN 25 Mar 1841, Beaune, Côte-d'Or - DIED 20 Jun 1873, Paris|
BIRTH NAME Royer, Catherine Marie
GRAVE LOCATION Paris: Père Lachaise, Rue du Repos 16 (division 65, 1ere ligne, W, 4)
Marie Royer was the daughter of the physician Vorle Royer. Her mother was Marguerite Dorley. She was a pupil of Jean-Baptiste Provost at the Conservatory. She won first prize for tragedy as well as comedy in 1858. In the same year she entered the Comédie Française in Paris of which she became a sociétaire in 1873. In 1873 she became a full member, but she died in the same year.
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