Gaudichaud-Beaupré, Charles

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Gaudichaud-Beaupré, Charles Gender: M
born on 4 September 1789 at 18:00 (= 6:00 PM )
Place Angoulême, France, 45n39, 0e09
Timezone LMT m0e09 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 12°32' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 14°18 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 00°19'

Charles Gaudichaud-Beaupré


French botanist who served as botanist on a circumglobal expedition from 1817 to 1820. He accompanied Freycinet, who made the expedition on the ships 'Uranie' and 'Physicienne.' He is known for his collections in Australia.

In 1831 Gaudichaud sailed on 'L'Herminie' to South America, visiting Chile, Brazil and Peru. In 1836 he undertook a third voyage, circumnavigating the globe on 'La Bonite.'

He died in Paris on 16 January 1854.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'marins a-g' pdf file, p. 173.


  • Lifestyle : Work : Travel for work
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Botanist)