Marey, Etienne-Jules

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Marey, Etienne-Jules Gender: M
born on 5 March 1830 at 20:00 (= 8:00 PM )
Place Beaune, France, 47n02, 4e50
Timezone LMT m4e50 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 14°46' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 02°45 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 09°42'

Etienne-Jules Marey


French physician and physiologist whose interest focused from youth in learning more about the way in which animals move. In 1882, he designed a photographic gun to study the flight of birds that was capable of shooting 12 pictures per second. Later experiments performed by Marey included using extreme slow motion combined with a movie camera and a microscope for scientific research. His pioneering work directly influenced the invention of cinematography.

Died 16 May 1904, Paris, France.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • associate relationship with Londe, Albert (born 26 November 1858)


  • Death, Cause unspecified 16 May 1904 (Age 74 plus 11 days)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

B.R. in hand from Steinbrecher


  • Vocation : Medical : Physician
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Inventor of photographic process)