Jean-victor Poncelet

About Jean-victor Poncelet

Birth Day: July 1, 1788
Birth Place: France
Died On: Dec 22, 1867 (age 79)
Birth Sign: Cancer

Jean-victor Poncelet Net Worth

Jean-victor Poncelet was bornon July 1, 1788 in France. Brilliant mathematician and engineer known for his work in projective geometry as well as his hand in the development of useful inventions such as the water wheel. He served as the Commandant General of Ecole Polytechnique, where he also studied.

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About

Brilliant Mathematician and Engineer known for his work in projective geometry as well as his hand in the development of useful inventions such as the water wheel. He served as the Commandant General of Ecole Polytechnique, where he also studied.

Before Fame

He was a member of the Corps of Military Engineers and became a lieutenant in the French Army.

Trivia

He was held as a prisoner of war by the Russians from 1812 to 1814 during France's war against the Russian Empire.

Family Life

His father was Lawyer Claude Poncelet.

Associated With

He served as a military Engineer in the French Army under Napoleon Bonaparte.