|born on||17 January 1862 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )|
|Place||Bastia, France, 42n42, 9e27|
|Timezone||LMT m9e27 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||26°47' 08°52 Asc. 25°02'|
French balloonist, who made more than 35 balloon ascents in his lifetime.
He was also a pilot of the airship "Lebaudy" in France. He designed a "flying saucer" shaped airship and was the inventor of a parachute in which he made two jumps.
He lived in Belgium from 1892-1898 then emigrated to the USA in about 1920.
Louis Capazza died on 28 December 1928 in Paris after contracting pneumonia in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Didier Geslain archive, 'sport auto moto' pdf file, p. 32.
- Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Pneumonia)
- Vocation : Travel : Aviation field (Balloonist)
- Vocation : Travel : Pilot/ private (Airships)