|Birthname||Paul Amand Decauville|
|born on||7 June 1846 at 19:00 (= 7:00 PM )|
|Place||Évry, France, 48n38, 2e27|
|Timezone||LMT m2e27 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||16°34' 22°01 Asc. 06°16'|
French engineer, businessman and politician, he is the inventor of a railway system that bears his name (Decauville). He founded a construction company in 1910 to exploit the patents it had obtained. He was mayor of Evry-Petit Bourg from 1881 to 1892, Senator of Seine-et-Oise from 1890 to 1900, and mayor of the town of Saint-Léger (Manche) for a time. He died on 29 June 1922 at age 76 in Neuilly-sur-Seine.
Birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'd' pdf file, p. 61.
- Vocation : Business : Business owner
- Vocation : Engineer : Mechanical (Railway)
- Vocation : Politics : Public office