Julia Child

Events

Birthday

August 15 1912

She was born in Pasadena California.
Oldest of 3 children
Daughter to rich parents
Born McWilliams

Went to Smith's college to become a writer

1930

Helped during World War II

1941

Was part of the OSS (Office of Strategic Services)
Helped with communication of secret documents

Moved to France

1948

Here she learned to cook French cuisine. She came back to America and made cook books for them.

Attended World Famous Cordon Bleu Cooking School in France

1948

She forms a cooking school with two other friends

1950

L'école de Trois Gourmande
(The School of 3 Hearty Eaters)

Died

August 13, 2004

Of Kidney Failure
Lived a nice life.