Fraipont, Julien

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Fraipont, Julien Gender: M
born on 17 August 1857 at 00:15 (= 12:15 AM )
Place Liège, Belgium, 50n38, 5e34
Timezone LMT m5e34 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 23°59' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 20°00 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 00°55'


Belgian zoologist, paleontologist and anthropologist, who searched numerous caves, including the Lyell cave at Engihoul, from which he extracted animal bones and flint axes, and that of Spy where he discovered with the archaeologist Marcel De Puydt and the geologist Max Lohest three Neanderthal skeletons.

He was rector of the University of Liège. He is the father of Charles Fraipont.

He died in Liège on 22 March 1910, aged 52.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)


Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science database quotes Gauquelin.


  • Vocation : Science : Anthropology
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Zoologist)
  • Vocation : Science : Geology (Paleontologist)