Robecchi, Giulio

PHYSICIAN, PATRIOT (ITALY)
BORN 15 Sep 1806, Gambolò, Lombardia - DIED 24 Jan 1846, Paris
GRAVE LOCATION Paris: Montmartre Cimetière, 20 Avenue Rachel (division 19)

Giulio Robecchi was the brother of the author Giuseppe Robecchi (1805-1874). He studied medicin in Turin. He was a patriot and following political trials in 1833 he was forced to flee to Switzerland and from there to France. In 1834 he was authorised to work as a physician in France, specialising in childhood diseases.

In France he met other Italians like Giovanni Ruffini and Vincenzo Gioberti. In 1842 he visited Mazzini in London. He was a close friend of Cornelia Boinville-Turner and after he died in Paris from a kidney infection in 1846 he was buried in the tomb of her family at the Montmartre cemetery.

Related persons
• was a friend of Boinville, Cornelia
• knew Gioberti, Vincenzo
• visited Mazzini, Giuseppe

Images

The grave of Cornelia Turner at the Montmartre Cimetière, Paris.
Picture by Androom (05 Nov 2017)

 

The grave of Cornelia Turner at the Montmartre Cimetière, Paris.
Picture by Androom (05 Nov 2017)

 


Robert, Hubert

Published: 14 Mar 2020
Last update: 14 Mar 2020