Phillips, Édouard

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Name
Phillips, Édouard Gender: M
born on 21 May 1821 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone LMT m2e20 (is local mean time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 29°50' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 17°49 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 11°35'



Édouard Phillips (circa 1880)

Biography

French mathematician and mechanical engineer, elected to the Académie des Sciences in 1868.

The son of an Englishman and a Frenchwoman, Édouard Phillips became an orphan at 16. Former student of the École Polytechnique (1840) and of the Ecole des Mines de Paris (1846), he became a Doctor of Mechanical Engineering (1849), Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the Ecole Centrale des Arts et Fabrices (1864-1875) and at the École Polytechnique (1866-1879). He died on 14 December 1889, aged 68, at Narmont.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)

Events

Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science database (source: "not found").

Categories

  • Family : Childhood : Other Childhood (Orphaned at age 16)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Professor)
  • Vocation : Engineer : Mechanical
  • Vocation : Science : Mathematics/ Statistics