Galtier, Pierre Victor

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Galtier, Pierre Victor Gender: M
born on 15 October 1846 at 21:00 (= 9:00 PM )
Place Langogne, France, 44n43, 3e51
Timezone LMT m3e51 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 22°07' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 02°30 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 04°00'

Pierre Victor Galtier (Bust)
photo: Jbureau, license cc-by-sa-4.0


French veterinarian and professor of pathology of infectious diseases, animal health and commercial and medical legislation at the Veterinary School of Lyon. He developed a rabies vaccine for laboratory animals which had some experimental success.

Galtier was nominated for the Nobel Prize for his work on rabies. But he died in La Mulatière on 24 April 1908, aged 61, just before the prizewinner was chosen.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science database quotes Gauquelin for 12th and 15th October. Sy Scholfield submitted birth certificate (acte n° 229) from the online Lozère archives stating 15 October at 9pm.


  • Vocation : Medical : Veterinarian