Brun, Charles

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Brun, Charles Gender: M
Charles Marie Brun
born on 22 November 1821 at 08:00 (= 08:00 AM )
Place Toulon, France, 43n07, 5e56
Timezone LMT m5e56 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 29°44' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 02°42 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 10°20'


French military officer who was a 1st class engineer of the French Navy stationed at Rochefort, France.

He was famously involved in building the submarine Plongeur, which had been designed by Simon Bourgeois, in 1862.

Charles Brun later became Director of Naval constructions, Member of Parliament for Var (1871–76), Senator for Var (1876–89) and Minister of Marine and the Colonies from 1883.

He died on 13 January 1897 in Paris.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'marins a-g' pdf file, p. 49.


  • Vocation : Engineer : Other Engineer
  • Vocation : Politics : Public office