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Joël Robuchon

Facts of Joël Robuchon

Date of Birth: 1945 , April-7
Birth Nation: France

Quick Timeline of Joël Robuchon

1945 Born in Poitiers, France
1973 Became chef at hotel Concorde-Lafayette
1976 Won Meilleur Ouvrier de France
1989 Won Chef of the Century
1995 Retired as chef
1996 Appeared in television program
2006 Won Five-Star Award

Detail Timeline of Joël Robuchon

April 7 , 1945

Born in Poitiers, France

Joël Robuchon was from the middle class family born in Poitiers, France to parents of French descent. He is of average but it seems like he is kind of overweight. He is French. His parental information is unknown.

1973

Became chef at hotel Concorde-Lafayette

After being chef at just the young age, he started gaining more knowledge day by day. He also became chef at various renowned restaurants. During his early days, he worked under the guidance of head chef but at the age of 28, he himself became the chef at hotel Concorde-Lafayette.

1976

Won Meilleur Ouvrier de France

He has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and has also won some of them. In 1976, he was honored by the Meilleur Ouvrier de France; he actually won this award for the Culinary Arts. He has also won several other awards in his life.

1989

Won Chef of the Century

Joël Robuchon also known by his last name Robuchon is a renowned chef from France. He has also established himself as a restaurateur. He became popular in the world after he was honored by the Chef of the Century.

1995

Retired as chef

After serving as chef for about more than three decades in his life he finally decided to take a break from his chef career and try something new in his life. So, in 1995 he retired fro his chef career. After that he continued in other business profession.

1996

Appeared in television program

We all know Joël Robuchon as a renowned chef from France. But after his retirement from his chef profession, he chooses different profession in his life but that is also related to cooking. From 1996, he made his appearance in the television show and that was in Cuisinez comme un grand chef as a host of that program.

2006

Won Five-Star Award

Since the beginning of his career, he was nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also been honored with that. In 2006, he was awarded with the Five-Star Award by the Forbes Travel Guide; he actually won this award for the next five consecutive years.

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Joël Robuchon personal information like his married life, his loving spouse, his love affairs and his girlfriend is unknown. It is also impossible to access the information related to his married life. Joël Robuchon started cooking since his childhood days. He also got the position of chef when he was just in his mid teens and at that time he worked for Relais of Poitiers hotel as a chef. Since then he became the chef at various renowned hotels and also traveled all around the France as the chef.  He has also been nominated in lots of prestigious awards.