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Alexandre Gustave Eiffel

Born: 1832 AD
Died: 1923 AD
Nationality: French
Categories: Engineers

1832 – Born in Dijon, Côte-d’Or, France on the 15th of December.

1855 – Eiffel graduated from Ecole Centrale des Arts et Manufactures , the same year that Paris hosted the first world’s Fair, with a master’s degree in chemistry.

– Designed framework for Statue of Liberty.

1887 – Eiffel became involved with the French effort to construct a Panama Canal.

1889 – Designer and eponym of Eiffel Tower.

1923 – Died on the 27th of December in his mansion on Rue Rabelais in Paris. He was interred in the Cimetière de Levallois-Perret.