|Birth Day||May 15, 1826|
|Age||193 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Nov 10, 1861 (age 35)|
French Explorer who is credited with discovering the Angkor Wat, though it was never really lost.
He spent part of his early years in Russia, where he taught language.
He made four expeditions into the region covering modern-day Laos, Cambodia, and Siam, recording his findings along the way.
His wife was a descendant of the Irish Explorer Mungo Park.