Billet, Félix

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Name
Billet, Félix Gender: M
born on 15 September 1808 at 23:00 (= 11:00 PM )
Place Fismes, France, 49n18, 3e41
Timezone LMT m3e41 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 22°52' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 25°53 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 08°47'



Biography

French physicist, known for his work on optics, who was Professor at the Faculty of Sciences of Dijon from 1843, and the dean in 1873. He was a correspondent of the Academy of Sciences and a Chevalier of the Legion of Honor. He died on 28 January 1882, aged 73, in Dijon.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)

Events

Source Notes

GraZia Bordoni's Science file quotes Gauquelin.

Categories

  • Vocation : Science : Physics (Optics)