Gustave Eiffel Biography

Alexandre Gustave Eiffel was a French civil engineer and architect. A graduate of the École Centrale des Arts et Manufactures, he made his name with various bridges for the French railway network, most famously the Garabit viaduct. He is best known for the world-famous Eiffel Tower, built for the 1889 Universal Exposition in Paris, France. After his retirement from engineering, Eiffel concentrated his energies on research into meteorology and aerodynamics, making important contributions in both fields. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Gustave Eiffel
Nationality:
France
Profession:
Engineer, Civil engineer, Chemical engineer, Structural engineer, Designer
Ethnicity:
French people
Date of Birth:
December 15, 1832
Astrological Sign:
Sagittarius
Date of Death:
December 27, 1923
Age at Death:
91
Cause of Death:
Cerebral hemorrhage
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