Le Bris, Jean-Marie

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Le Bris, Jean-Marie Gender: M
born on 25 March 1817 at 17:00 (= 5:00 PM )
Place Concarneau, France, 47n52, 3w55
Timezone LMT m3w55 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 04°43' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 00°28 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 21°01'

Jean-Marie Le Bris (and his flying machine, Albatros II, photographed by Nadar, 1868)


French military, a Coast Guard Captain and glider pilot. Le Bris founded glider flying in France, testing the glider with movable wings by pulling it with a wagon.

Le Bris died in Douarnenez, France on 17 February 1872.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Death, Cause unspecified 17 February 1872 in Douarnenez (Age 54)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'L' pdf file, p. 38.

Previously this entry had 5AM on the 5th, quoting Gauquelin Vol 1/185.


  • Vocation : Military : Military career (Coast Guard captain, pilot)
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Glider flying in France)