Paroche, Achille

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Paroche, Achille Gender: M
Nicolas Achille Paroche
born on 1 March 1868 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )
Place Sery, France, 49n3503, 4e2058
Timezone LMT m4e2058 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Mandl
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 11°00' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 29°19 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 17°32'

Achille Paroche (1898)


French sport shooter who competed in the 1900 Summer Olympics and 1920 Summer Olympics.

In 1900 at Paris and won a total of four Olympic medals. He won the gold medal in the military rifle (prone) competition, two silver medals in the military pistol individual and team events and a bronze medal with the French team in the military rifle team competition. He was also seventh in the individual military rifle, 3 positions event, 16th in the military rifle, kneeling event and 19th in the military rifle, standing event.

Twenty years later at Antwerp he won a silver medal in the Team 300 m military rifle (prone) event.

Achille Paroche died on 27 May 1933 at age 65 in Signy-l'Abbaye, France.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Work : Prize 5 August 1900 (Olympic Gold medal, Prone military rifle)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Michaël Mandl quotes birth record [1].


  • Vocation : Sports : Shooting
  • Notable : Awards : Olympics (1 Gold, 3 Silver, 1 Bronze, Shooting events)