Simone Kaminker

Henriette Charlotte Simonne Kaminker (1921 - 1985)

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Henriette Charlotte Simonne (Simone) Kaminker aka Signoret
Born in Wiesbaden, Hessen-Nassau, Deutschlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married (to ) in Paris VII, Paris, Seine, Francemap
Wife of — married [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Autheuil-Authouillet, Eure, Francemap
Profile last modified | Created 27 Apr 2018
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Categories: Academy Award Winners of the 20th Century | César de la meilleure actrice | French Notables.

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Simone Kaminker is Notable.

Simone Signoret (born Kaminker) is a French actress.

Henriette Charlotte Simonne Kaminker was born in Wiesbaden (Germany on March 25, 1921. She was the daughter of André Kaminker and Georgette Signoret[1].

She was married to the director Yves Allégret from 1958 to 1961[2]. They have a daughter, Catherine, also an actress.

She was married to actor-singer Yves Montand from 1951 to her death.

Awards and Honors

  • BAFTA 1953 : Best Foreign Actress
  • BAFTA 1958 : Best Foreign Actress
  • BAFTA 1959 : Best Foreign Actress
  • Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress 1959: Room at the Top
  • Academy Awards 1960: Best actress in a supporting role, Room at the Top
  • Berlin Festival 1971 : Silver Bear, Le Chat
  • César 1978 : Best Actress, La Vie devant Soi.


Simone Signoret est une actrice française, prix d'interprétation féminine au Festival de Cannes (1959), Oscar de la meilleure actrice dans un second rôle (1960), César de la meilleure actrice (1977).

Simone Kaminker est née à Wiesbaden (Allemagne) le 25 mars 1921. Elle est fille d'André Kaminker et Georgette Signoret[1].

Elle a été mariée à Yves Allégret, père de sa fille Catherine Allégret, de 1958 à 1961[3]. Elle a ensuite été mariée à Yves Montand de 1951 à sa mort.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Contributeurs de Wikipédia, "Simone Signoret," Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre, (Page consultée le avril 6, 2018).
  2. Mention marginale, acte de naissance d'Yves Allégret: Acte #485, Naissances 1905 Asnières, Archives des Hauts-de-Seine en ligne cote E_NUM_ASN_N1905 vue 125, consulté le 27 avril 2018
  3. Voir mentions en marge de l'acte de naissance d'Yves Allégret

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