Poincaré, Henri

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Name
Poincaré, Henri Gender: M
Jules Henri Poincaré
born on 29 April 1854 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )
Place Nancy, France, 48n41, 6e12
Timezone LMT m6e12 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 08°21' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 28°29 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 23°15'



Henri Poincaré

Biography

French mathematician, theoretical physicist, engineer, and philosopher of science, often described as a polymath, and in mathematics as The Last Universalist by Eric Temple Bell, since he excelled in all fields of the discipline as it existed during his lifetime.

He was appointed the Professor of Mathematical physics and calculus in 1886 and ten years later succeeded Tisserand in the Chair of Celestial Mechanics. Achieving a Doctorate degree in Science in 1879, he resided in Paris and soon became well known at the University. He received many prizes for his work and wrote 13 volumes, "Cours de Physique."

Poincare died on 17 July 1912, aged 58, in Paris.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • (has as) student relationship with Bachelier, Louis (born 11 March 1870). Notes: Doctoral advisor

Events

  • Social : End a program of study 1879 (Received his Ph.D.)
  • Work : New Career 1886 (Professorship)

Source Notes

Gauquelin Vol 2/2853

Categories

  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (Ph.D.)
  • Vocation : Education : Administrator (Chair of Celestial Mechanics)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Mathematical professor)
  • Vocation : Science : Mathematics/ Statistics (Noted)
  • Vocation : Science : Physics (Physicist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (13 volumes)
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Many prizes)