Jacques Piccard

Jacques Piccard bio

Birth Name: Jacques Piccard

Occupation: Explorer

Place Of Birth: Belgium

Date Of Birth: July 28, 1922

Date Of Death: November 1, 2008

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Swiss

Jacques Piccard was born on the 28th of July, 1922. He was known for being a Explorer. Engineer who developed a deep water submersible and used it to study the deepest part of the ocean, the Mariana Trench.

Jacques Piccard was born in Belgium. He studied economics, but the lure of explorations conducted by his father proved too great, and he quit school. On the Challenger Deep mission, Piccard and a Navy lieutenant descended to a depth of more than 35,000 feet before finding the ocean floor.

Jacques Piccard was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Jacques Piccard was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Jacques Piccard is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Jacques Piccard’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Jacques Piccard’s parents.

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Like many famous people and celebrities, Jacques Piccard kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Jacques Piccard was born in the Year of the Dog.

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REAL NAME: Jacques Piccard
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Jacques Piccard was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Jacques Piccard was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Jacques Piccard had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Jacques Piccard’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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