Guillaumet, Henri

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Name
Guillaumet, Henri Gender: M
Henri Jules Constant Guillaumet
born on 29 May 1902 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place Châlons en Champagne, France, 48n57, 4e22
Timezone PMT m2e2015 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Tissot
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 07°09' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 25°15 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 14°05'



Henri Guillaumet (his pilot licence)
photo: G.Garitan, license cc-by-sa-3.0

Biography

French pioneering aviator, he crossed the Andes 92 times. In the late 1930s he was appointed director of Air France.

On 27 November 1940, he died at age 38 while flying to Syria with Jean Chiappe, the new French High Commissioner to the Levant. His four-engined Farman F.220 NC.2234 airliner Le Verrier was shot down by an Italian fighter over the Mediterranean Sea.

Filmmaker Jean-Jacques Annaud payed homage to him in the 1995 movie "Wings of courage".

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Death by War or Terrorism 27 November 1940 (Shot down by an Italian fighter, age 38)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Born exatly in Bouy, Janine Tissot quoted bc for FDAF.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Unusual
  • Vocation : Engineer : Aerospace