Fournier, François Ernest

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Name
Fournier, François Ernest Gender: M
born on 23 May 1842 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place Toulouse, France, 43n36, 1e26
Timezone LMT m1e26 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 01°34' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 15°54 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 20°47'



François Ernest Fournier

Biography

French diplomat and admiral who was a French negotiator in the Tientsin Accord, which resolved the undeclared war between France and China in 1884.

He joined the navy in 1859, and fought in the Franco-Prussian War, seeing action in Battle of Villiers and Fort Rosny. He was also in charge of the French Mediterranean Sea naval squadron from 1898 until 1900.

He died on 6 November 1934 in Paris.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'marins a-g' pdf file, p. 156.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 92)
  • Vocation : Military : Military career (Admiral)
  • Vocation : Politics : Diplomat