This Day In History
This Day In History
Monday, December 9, 2019

«French explorer»

Paul Pelliot

Paul Pelliot
(May 28, 1878 - October 26, 1945)
Paul Pelliot was a French sinologist and explorer of Central Asia. Initially intending to enter the foreign service, Pelliot took up the study of Chinese and became a pupil of Sylvain Lévi and Édouard Chavannes.
French explorer, explorer, sinologist

Jacques Cousteau

Jacques Cousteau
(June 11, 1910 - June 25, 1997)
Jacques-Yves Cousteau was a French naval officer, explorer, conservationist, filmmaker, innovator, scientist, photographer, author and researcher who studied the sea and all forms of life in water. He co-developed the Aqua-Lung, pioneered marine conservation and was a member of the Académie française. He was also known as "le Commandant Cousteau" or "Captain Cousteau".
Cousteau, French explorer, explorer, aqua-lung
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