Oddo, Bernardo

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Oddo, Bernardo Gender: M
born on 22 January 1882 at 18:30 (= 6:30 PM )
Place Caltavuturo, Italy, 37n49, 13e53
Timezone LST m13e22 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 02°40' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 15°38 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 19°32'


Italian chemist who taught at the University of Pavia, conducting various studies on heterogeneous compounds. He discovered two Grignard reagents: magnesium pyrrolo (in 1909) and c-magnesium indole (in 1911). He also devoted himself to the preparation of drugs, including: Alfa Bertelli, Emopirrolo and Auritiolo. He died in Milan on 19 May 1941, aged 59.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Italian)


Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science database quotes Gauquelin.


  • Vocation : Science : Chemistry
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator