Leon Foucault

Leon Foucault bio

Birth Name: Leon Foucault

Occupation: Physicist

Place Of Birth: Paris

Date Of Birth: September 18, 1819

Date Of Death: February 11, 1868

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: French

Leon Foucault was born on the 18th of September, 1819. He was known for being a Physicist. French physicist who demonstrated the Earth’s rotation and measured the speed of light. For his breakthrough discoveries he was elected a member of the Royal Society of London, even though he was French.

Leon Foucault was born in Paris. He abandoned his pursuit to be a doctor because of his fear of blood. He is one of the 72 names inscribed on the sides of the Eiffel Tower, under the first balcony.

Leon Foucault was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Leon Foucault was born in 1810s.

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

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Personal Life

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Leon Foucault was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Leon Foucault
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Leon Foucault was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Leon Foucault was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Leon Foucault had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Leon Foucault’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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