Wolff, Etienne

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Wolff, Etienne Gender: M
Wolff, Etienne Charles
born on 12 February 1904 at 19:30 (= 7:30 PM )
Place Auxerre, France, 47n48, 3e34
Timezone LST m2e20 (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Petitallot
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 22°41' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 12°56 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 19°04'


French scientist and educator, Assistant at the Science Faculty of Paris 1928-32 and of Strasbourg, 1932-38. Wolff was Senior lecturer at the University of Strasbourg in 1938 and Professor at the Sciences Faculty in Strasbourg,

1942. He was Director of the Institut d’Embryologie et Tératologie Expérimentales of the C.N.R.S. 1947-75.

A professor in 1955, he was Honorary Professor and Administrator at the Collège de France 1965-75 and President of L’Institut International d’embryologie

1960-68. He was a Member of the Institut, 1963, Member of the National Academy of Medecine, 1966 and foreign academies as well: elected to

the French Academy in 1971.

Wolff was the author of a number of works on embryology, cancer tissues raised in-vitro, etc. He was also President and Honorary President of the French League of animal rights from 1984.

Wolff married on 7/13/1927 and later widowed. He made a second marriage on 3/06/1995.

Died on 11/18/1996.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Relationship : Marriage 13 July 1927 (First marriage)
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  • Work : New Job 1928 at 12:00 midnight in Paris, France (Asst. at the Science Faculty, four years)
  • Work : New Job 1932 (Science Faculty of Strasbourg, six years)
  • Work : Gain social status 1938 (Senior Lecturer at University of Strasbourg)
  • Work : Gain social status 1942 (Professor of Sciences, Strasbourg)
  • Work : New Job 1947 (Director of the Institut d'Embryologie, C.N.R.S., 28 years)
  • Work : Gain social status 1965 (Honorary Professor/Administrator, College de France, ten years)
  • Social : Joined group 1966 (Member of the Ntn'l Academy of Medicine)
  • Relationship : Marriage 6 March 1995 (Second marriage)
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Source Notes

Petitallot quotes B.C. Cadran No.36. 12/1996, (7:30 PM Paris time). Also in Geslain archive (BC in hand).


  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Two)
  • Family : Relationship : Widowed (First wife died)
  • Vocation : Education : Administrator (Numerous and honorary)
  • Vocation : Education : Public speaker (Lecturer)
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Extensive college positions)
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ social (Animal rights advocate)
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Medical research, cancer, embryology)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Medical and scientific)