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Jean Ferniot, French writer, journalist. Decorated Commander des Arts et des Lettres, Croix de Guerre, Chevalier du Mérite Agricole, Commander du Mérite (Italy); recipient Prix interallié, 1961.

Background

FERNIOT, Jean was born on October 10, 1918 in Paris. Son of Paul and Jeanne (nee Rabu) Femiot.

Education

2 children; Educated Lycée Louis-le-Grand. Head political department France-Tireur, 1945-1957. Political columnist L'Express, 1957-1958, editor, 1963-1966.

Chief political correspondent France-Soir, 1959-1963, political commentator, 1967-1970, assistant chief editor, 1969-1970. Member of staff Radio Luxembourg, 1967^. Director éditions Grasset, 1978-1983.

Director, adviser Cuisine et vins de France, 1981;president Fondation Communication Demain, 1980-1989.

Career

Head political department Franc-Tireur, 1945—1957. Political columnist L'Express, 1957—1958, editor, 1963—1966. Chief political correspondent France-Soir, 1959—1963, political commentator, 1967—1970, assistant chief editor, 1969—1970.

Member staff Radio Luxembourg, since 1967. Director collection and editions Grasset, 1978—1983. Director, adviser Cuisine et vins de France, 1981.

President Fondation Communication Demain, 1980—1989.

Works

Membership

Member of staff Radio Luxembourg, 1967^.

Connections

Married Jeanne Martinod, 1942 (divorced ). 3 children; married Christiane Servan-Schreiber, 1959 (divorced ). 2 children; married Béatrice Lemaître, 1984.

father:
Paul Ferniot

mother:
Jeanne (Rabu) Ferniot

spouses:
Jeanne Martinod

Christiane Servan-Schreiber

Béatrice Lemaître