|Birth Day||April 21, 1819|
|Age||200 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Apr 30, 1900 (age 81)|
Engineer and industrialist who rose to prominence while working as a professor at the University of Ghent.
He grew up in Ghent, Belgium.
He worked as an alderman and burgomaster of Ghent.
He grew up with family in Ghent, Belgium.