Piccard, Auguste

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Name
Piccard, Auguste Gender: M
born on 28 January 1884 at 23:00 (= 11:00 PM )
Place Basel, Switzerland, 47n33, 7e35
Timezone LMT m7e35 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Wemyss
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 08°28' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 17°27 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 16°41'



Auguste Piccard
photo: Unknown, license cc-by-sa-3.0-de

Biography

Swiss scientist, inventor and physicist who, as a man of many talents, was the originator of an airtight, airborne gondola in which he ascended to about 53,000 feet in 1932. In 1953, Piccard manned a bathyscaph that descend some 10,330 feet into the sea.

He died in Lausanne, Switzerland on 3/25/1962.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Work : Great Achievement 1932 (Ascended to 53,000 feet in gondola)
  • Work : Great Achievement 1953 (Descended in bathyscope some 10,330 feet)

Source Notes

Wemyss FN No.143 quotes records. Same in Astrosophie, 12/1936, from B.R.

Categories

  • Personal : Birth : Twin, triplet, etc. (Twins)
  • Vocation : Science : Physics
  • Notable : Extraordinary Talents : For Abstract thought (Creator, inventor, scientist)
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book

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