Bert, Paul

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Paul Bert
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Bert, Paul Gender: M
born on 19 October 1833 at 16:00 (= 4:00 PM )
Place Auxerre, France, 47n48, 3e34
Timezone LMT m3e34 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 26°02' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 16°39 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 25°34'


French physician and physiologist, a clinical administrator and a medical researcher who used animals in his studies, to develop techniques that later saved human lives. Bert was also known for his comprehensive research of health effects in air flight. His studies on altered air pressure and composition on humans was published in 1878 under the title "La Pression Barometrique."

British physician Anna Kingsford, who became an impassioned antivivisectionist and a spiritualist, claims to have killed him along with Claude Bernard with her "spiritual thunderbolts for torturing and baking animals to death."

Best died of dysentery 11/11/1886 in Hanoi, Indochina.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • opponent/rival/enemy relationship with Kingsford, Anna (born 16 September 1846)


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1878 (Book published on flight research)
  • Death by Disease 11 November 1886 in Hanoi (Dysentery, age 53)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Gauquelin Vol 2/2573


  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Bowel (Dysentery, terminal)
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher (Medical research)
  • Vocation : Medical : Physician
  • Vocation : Science : Physics (Physiologist)
  • Vocation : Science : Other Science (Studies of human reaction in air flight)