Lévy, Maurice

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Name
Lévy, Maurice Gender: M
born on 28 February 1838 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )
Place Ribeauvillé, France, 48n12, 7e19
Timezone LMT m7e19 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Lescaut
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 09°01' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 27°59 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 00°14'



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Maurice Lévy

Biography

French engineer and member of the Institut de France.

Educated at the École Polytechnique, where he was a student of Adhémar Jean Claude Barré de Saint-Venant, and the École des Ponts et Chaussées, he became an engineer in 1863. During the Franco-Prussian War (1870–1871), he was entrusted by the Government of National Defense with the control of part of the artillery. During the next decade he held several educational positions, becoming professor at the École Centrale in 1875, member of the commission of the geodetic survey of France in 1879, and professor at the Collège de France in 1885.

He died on 30 September 1910, aged 72, in Paris.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science database quotes Lescaut.

Categories

  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Engineer : Mechanical (Military)