Nostradamus was a French apothecary and seer famed for his predictions of the future, which he compiled in his book Les Propheties. Since the publication of the book in 1555, he has gained a legion of followers all over the world. Many of his followers believe his predictions have come to pass or will come to pass in future. Besides being known for his predictions, he was also known for his ability to treat plaque victims.
He was the son of Jaume de Nostredame and Reynière. He had at least eight siblings. His was married twice. After the deaths of his first wife and children, he married a widow named Anne Ponsarde and fathered six children with her.
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Nostradamus was a famous French astrologer, who was born on December 14, 1503. As a person born on this date, Nostradamus is listed in our database as the 14th most popular celebrity for the day (December 14).
People born on December 14 fall under the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius, the Archer. Nostradamus is the 311th most popular Sagittarius.
Aside from information specific to Nostradamus' birthday, Nostradamus is the 25th most famous French.
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