Nicephore Niépce

Nicephore Niépce bio

Birth Name: Nicephore Niépce

Occupation: Person

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: March 7, 1765

Date Of Death: July 5, 1833

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: French

Nicephore Niépce was born on the 7th of March, 1765. He was known for being a Person. French inventor who developed heliography, a photography technique that produced the world’s oldest surviving photograph in 1825. He also invented the world’s first internal combustion engine with his brother.

Nicephore Niépce was born in France. He had a long career in the military and in teaching before trying his hand at lithography. His invention, heliography, worked by coating asphalt on glass or metal, which then hardened in proportion to its exposure to light.

Nicephore Niépce was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Nicephore Niépce was born in 1760s.

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

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

Nicephore Niépce was born in the Year of the Rooster.

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REAL NAME: Nicephore Niépce
NICKNAME: Nicephore
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Nicephore Niépce was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Nicephore Niépce was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Nicephore Niépce had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Nicephore Niépce’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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