Bouton, Georges

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Name
Bouton, Georges Gender: M
Georges Thadée Bouton
born on 22 November 1847 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone LMT m2e20 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 29°13' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 25°04 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 11°16'



Biography

French engineer, who along with fellow Frenchman Marquis Jules-Albert de Dion, founded De Dion-Bouton in 1883. The pair had first worked together in 1882 to produce a self-propelled steam vehicle.

Georges Bouton was the nominal winner of the 'world's first motor race' on 28 April 1887, when he drove a de Dion-Bouton vehicle 2 kilometres from Neuilly Bridge to the Bois de Boulogne.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'b' pdf file, p. 323.

Categories

  • Vocation : Engineer : Mechanical
  • Vocation : Sports : Race Cars