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André Castelot, born André Storms (23 January 1911, Antwerp – 18 July 2004, Neuilly-sur-Seine), was a French writer and scriptwriter born in Belgium. He was the son of the Symbolist painter Maurice Chabas and Gabrielle Storms-Castelot, and the brother of the film actor Jacques Castelot. He wrote more than one hundred books, mostly biographies of famous people.

André Castelot
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Born(1911-01-23)23 January 1911
Antwerp, Belgium
Died18 July 2004(2004-07-18) (aged 93)
Neuilly-sur-Seine, France


  • Napoleon ISBN 4-87187-851-1
  • Queen of France, A Biography of Marie Antoinette ISBN 4-87187-854-6
  • Josephine ISBN 4-87187-853-8
  • King Louis XVI
  • Paris: the Turbulent City 1783–1871
  • King of Rome: A Biography of Napoleon's Tragic Son
  • Fouché