Crocq, Jean

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Crocq, Jean Gender: M
Jean Joseph Crocq
born on 23 January 1824 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )
Place Brussels, Belgium, 50n50, 4e20
Timezone LMT m4e20 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 02°12' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 03°35 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 16°36'


Belgian doctor, politician and professor at the Free University of Brussels. He is one of the founders of the Society of Anatomo-Pathology, President of the Belgian Medical Federation and President of the Belgian Academy of Medicine. Jean Joseph Crocq is a disciple of Virchow and a follower of Broussais.

Interested in social problems, he became a doctor of the poor in the Brussels hospices and actively participated in political life by becoming provincial councilor (1872) and senator (1877).

His daughter Marie-Thérèse Crocq (1864-1945), married in Brussels on 4 July 1887 the architect Octave Flanneau. He is also the father of Jean Crocq, a psychiatrist.

He died on 18 September 1898 in Brussels, aged 74.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)


Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science file quotes Gauquelin.


  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Medical : Physician
  • Vocation : Politics : Public office