Koninck, Laurent-Guillaume de

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Koninck, Laurent-Guillaume de Gender: M
born on 3 May 1809 at 10:00 (= 10:00 AM )
Place Louvain, Belgium, 50n53, 4e42
Timezone LMT m4e42 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 12°30' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 29°54 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 04°01'


Belgian palaeontologist and chemist, devoted to the investigation of the Carboniferous fossils around Liège, who ultimately became distinguished for his researches on the palaeontology of the Palaeozoic rocks, and especially for his descriptions of the molluscs, brachiopods, crustaceans and crinoids of the Carboniferous limestone of Belgium.

He died on 16 July 1887, aged 78, in Liège.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science database quotes Gauquelin.


  • Vocation : Science : Chemistry
  • Vocation : Science : Geology (Palaeontologist)