Desgrez, Alexandre

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Desgrez, Alexandre Gender: M
born on 15 July 1863 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )
Place Bannes, France, 47n5415, 5e2355
Timezone LMT m5e2355 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Lescaut
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 22°00' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 11°55 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 04°35'


French physician, chemist, hydrologist and climatologist.

At the beginning of June 1915, when he was a professor at the Faculty of Medicine in Paris, he was one of the four pharmacists in the Asphyxiating Gases Commission (replaced by the Commission for Chemical War Studies on 18 June). In 1917, he developed the neutralization of yperite by chloride of lime and developed a method of cleaning infected garments.

He died on 20 January 1940, aged 76.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)


Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science file quotes Lescaut.


  • Vocation : Medical : Physician
  • Vocation : Science : Chemistry