D'Aboville, Gérard

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d'Aboville, Gérard Gender: M
Gérard Claude Marie Joseph d'Aboville
born on 5 September 1945 at 06:15 (= 06:15 AM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone WEMT h2e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 12°14' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 26°08 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 00°58'

Gérard d'Aboville (2014)
photo: Meetexplorers, Louis-Philippe Loncke, license cc-by-sa-3.0


French adventurer, the first man to row across two oceans solo: the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. He crossed the Atlantic in 1980, travelling from Cape Cod to Brittany. In 1991, at the age of 46 he spent 134 days crossing from Japan to Washington state. He left Choshe, Japan on 11 July 1991 and arrived in the U.S. on 21 November 1991.

He is now planning to circle the globe in a solar power yacht.

As a politician, d'Aboville is a member of the Council of Paris (UMP).

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Social : Begin Travel 11 July 1991 (Left Japan to cross Pacific)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Social : Great Publicity November 1991 (Arrived in U.S.)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'diverses' pdf file, p. 70.

Same data: Jean Hennequin quotes B.C. in Maison III No.32.


  • Vocation : Politics : Party Affiliation (UMP)
  • Vocation : Politics : Public office (Council of Paris)
  • Vocation : Travel : Adventurer (Crossed Atlantic and Pacific in rowboat)