Roger Martin Du Gard
- Category : Writer
- Type : MS
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Split - Small (1,20,33,44,51)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Healing 1
French writer, novelist, dramatist, adventurer and archaeologist who won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1937. Born into a family of lawyers, he was educated in Paris, graduating as archivist-paleographer in 1905.
His first novel, published in 1908, did not receive any success, but he gained some recognition with the book "Jean Barois" in 1913. After serving in a motor transport unit throughout WW I, he wrote his masterpiece, "Les Thibaults," 1922-1940.
He married Helene Foucault in 1906. Martin Du Gard died on 8/22/1958, Belleme, France.