Alphand, Jean-Charles

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Alphand, Jean-Charles Gender: M
Jean-Charles Adolphe Alphand
born on 26 October 1817 at 06:00 (= 06:00 AM )
Place Grenoble, France, 45n10, 5e43
Timezone LMT m5e43 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 02°28' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 14°39 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 25°54'

Jean-Charles Alphand (Portrait, 1888)


French Engineer of the Corps of Bridges and Roads.

Under Napoléon III, Alphand participated in the renovation of Paris directed by Baron Haussmann between 1852 and 1870, in the company of another engineer Eugène Belgrand and the landscape architect Jean-Pierre Barillet-Deschamps.

Jean-Charles Alphand's notable accomplishments include Temple Square, The Paris Observatory Avenue (Avenue de l'Observatoire) and The Gardens of Champs-Élysées.

He died on 6 December 1891, Paris.

Link to Wikipedia biography



Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from birth certificate no. 943 in the online Isère département archive, p. 108.


  • Vocation : Engineer : Civil