Tiranty, Philippe

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Tiranty, Philippe Gender: M
Henry Philippe Tiranty
born on 15 July 1883 at 15:00 (= 3:00 PM )
Place Nice, France, 43n42, 7e15
Timezone LMT m7e15 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Mandl
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 22°42' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 28°39 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 22°06'


French photographer and publisher who invented the mail franking machine. He was also one of the leading manufacturers and distributors of cameras in France. He edited numerous books on optics and cameras, and on the city of Nice and the Niçois language, in particular by editing a Niçois grammar and Niçois glossary written by André Compan and the Niçois theatre written by Francis Gag and Paul Gordeaux. Philippe Tiranty died on 21 April 1973 in Nice at age 89.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)


Source Notes

Michaël Mandl quotes birth record [1].


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 89)
  • Vocation : Art : Photography
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Mail franking machine)