Died: 1870 AD
1802 – He was born on the 6th of December in Turin, Piedmont Italy.
– He was educated as a physician.
1843 – He was French consul and archaeologist whose momentous discovery of the palace of the Assyrian king Sargon II at Dur Sharrukin (modern Khorsabad), Iraq, initiated the large-scale field archaeology of ancient Mesopotamia.
1870 – He died on the 29th of March in Achères, France.