Piccard, Jean

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Name
Piccard, Jean Gender: M
Piccard, Jean Felix
born on 28 January 1884 at 22:45 (= 10:45 PM )
Place Basel, Switzerland, 47n33, 7e35
Timezone LST m7e26 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Wemyss
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 08°28' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 17°19 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 14°02'



Jean Piccard (signing autographs at the 1933 Chicago World's Fair)

Biography

Swiss-born American chemist, engineer, professor and high-altitude balloonist. He invented clustered high-altitude balloons, and with his wife Jeannette, the plastic balloon. Piccard's inventions and co-inventions are used in balloon flight, aircraft and spacecraft.

The twin brother of Auguste Piccard, he died on 28 January 1963 (his 79th birthday) in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • sibling relationship with Piccard, Auguste (born 28 January 1884). Notes: Twin brothers

Events

  • Death, Cause unspecified 28 January 1963 (Age 79 on his birthday)
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Source Notes

Wemyss FN No.143 quotes records. Same in Astrosophie 12/1936

Categories

  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Noted
  • Personal : Birth : Twin, triplet, etc. (Twins)
  • Vocation : Engineer : Aerospace (Aeronautical)
  • Vocation : Science : Chemistry
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book