Houzeau de Lehaie, Auguste
|born on||28 July 1832 at 01:30 (= 01:30 AM )|
|Place||Mons, Belgium, 50n27, 3e56|
|Timezone||LMT m3e56 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||04°54' 11°30 Asc. 29°55'|
Belgian liberal politician and a teacher at the École minière of Hainaut.
He was also professor of political, geographical and industrial economics at the École des Mines in Mons. In 1876 he was one of the founding members of the Royal Belgian Society of Geography. He was a member of the central committee, then vice-president, and finally president from 1897 to 1903.
In 1867, he contributed to geological and archaeological discoveries at Spiennes. Five years later he published Manuel élémentaire de géographie physique.
He died in Mons on 20 May 1922, aged 89.
- sibling relationship with Houzeau de Lehaie, Jean-Charles (born 7 October 1820)
Grazia Bordoni's Science database quotes Gauquelin.
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 89)
- Vocation : Education : Teacher
- Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Geography
- Vocation : Politics : Public office
- Vocation : Science : Geology
- Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction