De Villeroi, Brutus

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de Villeroi, Brutus Gender: M
Brutus Amédée Villeroi
born on 6 July 1794 at 09:00 (= 09:00 AM )
Place Tours, France, 47n23, 0e41
Timezone LMT m0e41 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 14°22' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 25°39 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 07°30'


French engineer who developed some of the first operational submarines, and the first submarine of the United States Navy, the Alligator in 1862. He died of chronic bronchitis on 3 July 1874 in Philadelphia.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes an online copy and translation of his birth certificate: "Today, on the 18th of Messidor, second year of the French Republic [6 July 1794], united and undividable, a male child was presented before me, undersigned public officer Pierre Leonard, by French citizen Charles Louis Villeroi, printer, who lives in this community, in the "Belle Fontaine" section, and who declared that the so-called child’s name was Brutus Villeroi, born today at nine in the morning at the house of the declaring person." [1].


  • Vocation : Engineer : Other Engineer (Submarines)