Ertaud, Jacques

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Ertaud, Jacques Gender: M
Jacques Fernand Louis Ertaud
born on 18 November 1924 at 09:00 (= 09:00 AM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 25°46' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 10°33 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 16°50'


French film maker, one of the most famous and prolific TV directors. He was voluntarily engaged with the French liberation army in 1944 and was a passionate mountaineer. Formerly a noted journalist for French TV broadcasts, for 12 years, 1949-1961, Ertaud was the film maker of Jacques Cousteau.

Ertaud married 7/03/1953.

Moving into TV, his work included "Without Family," "Catherine Courage" and other productions that won Golden 7 Awards. He continued filming while suffering with cancer before dying on 11/18/1995, Paris.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Social : Joined group 1944 (Joined the French Liberation Army)
  • Work : Begin Major Project 1949 (Started working with Cousteau, 12 years)
  • Death by Disease 18 November 1995 in Paris (Cancer, age 71st birthday)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'Cinema Realisateurs' pdf file, p. 103.

Same from Petitallot quotes B.C., Cadran No.25, 12/1995


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer (Terminal)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Filmmaker, TV and documentary)
  • Vocation : Military : Military service (French Liberation Army)
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist (Journalist)
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Numerous)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession