Alain Finkielkraut French essayist

Alain Finkielkraut is a 73 years old French essayist from Paris. He was born on June 30, 1949 in Paris as Alain Luc Finkielkraut.



Alain Finkielkraut is a French essayist and public intellectual. He has written books and essays on a wide range of topics many on the ideas of tradition and identitary violence including Jewish identity and antisemitism French colonialism the mission of the French education system in immigrant assimilation and the Yugoslav Wars. From 1989 to 2014 he was Professor of History of Ideas in the École Polytechnique department of humanities and social sciences.
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His real name:
Birth name of Alain Finkielkraut is Alain Luc Finkielkraut
Is Alain Finkielkraut still alive?

Yes, Alain Finkielkraut is still alive Last check: 1 year ago

Awards (7)

Awarded Prix Européen de l'Essai Charles Veillon in 1984 , awarded Prix de l'essai in 2010 , awarded honorary doctor of Tel Aviv University in 2007 , awarded Officer of the Legion of Honour in 2009 , awarded Knight of the Legion of Honour in 1994 ,


He graduated from Lycée Henri-IV and École Normale Supérieure De Saint-Cloud

What is Alain's zodiac sign?

Alain Finkielkraut zodiac sign is cancer.

When is Finkielkraut's next birthday?

Alain Finkielkraut was born on the , which was a Thursday. He will be turning 74 in only 91 days from today (31 March, 2023).

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