|Born||Ève Denise Curie|
December 6, 1904
|Died||October 22, 2007 (aged 102)|
New York City, New York, U.S.
United States (1958–2007)
|Education||B.A. in Science |
B.A. in Philosophy
|Alma mater||Collège Sévigné|
|Notable works||Madame Curie (1937)|
Journey Among Warriors (1943)
|Notable awards||National Book Award (1937)|
Croix de guerre
Légion d'Honneur (2005)
|Spouse||Henry Richardson Labouisse (1954–1987; widowed)|
|Relatives||Marie Curie (mother) |
Pierre Curie (father)
Irène Joliot-Curie (sister)
Ève Denise Curie Labouisse (French pronunciation: [ɛv dəniz kyʁi labwis]; December 6, 1904 – October 22, 2007) was a French and American writer, journalist and pianist. She was the younger daughter of Marie Curie and Pierre Curie. Her sister was Irène Joliot-Curie and her brother-in-law Frédéric Joliot-Curie. Ève was the only member of her family who did not choose a career as a scientist and did not win a Nobel Prize. She worked as a journalist, and wrote her mother's biography Madame Curie and a book of war reportage, Journey Among Warriors.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ Curie, Ève (1938). Madame Curie, translated by Vincent Sheean (1 ed.). Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co., Inc. Retrieved 23 August 2016 – via Internet Archive.
- ↑ Curie, Ève (1943). Journey Among Warriors (1 ed.). Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co., Inc. Retrieved 21 August 2016 – via Internet Archive.