Cornevin, Charles

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Cornevin, Charles Gender: M
born on 4 October 1846 at 23:59 (= 11:59 PM )
Place Is-en-Bassigny, France, 48n0158, 5e2652
Timezone LMT m5e2652 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 11°21' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 12°13 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 03°41'


French scientist; a veterinarian. He and his colleagues, Doctors Arloing and Thomas, were instrumental in the development of a vaccine to use on cattle and other livestock with anthrax. The trio’s experiments using heat proved successful at weakening the bacilli responsible for anthrax. They used the same procedure to develop a vaccine against Black-leg, another devastating bovine disease. He died 0n 24 November 1897, age 51.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)


Source Notes

Bordoni quotes Didier Geslain for B.C., Datanotizie No.41 1/2001. Geslain has two entries, 4 October 23:55 and 4 October 24:00 (end of day).


  • Vocation : Medical : Veterinarian
  • Vocation : Science : Biology
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Anthrax vaccine)