Brisse, Alexander

ENGINEER (FRANCE)
BORN 3 Apr 1822, Saint-Prest, Eure-et-Loir - DIED 1892, Roma, Lazio
REAL NAME Brisse, Alexander Fulbert Xavier
GRAVE LOCATION Roma, Lazio: Cimitero Monumentale del Verano, Piazzale del Verano, 1 (Altopiano Pincetto)

Alexander Brisse completed the drying up of Lake Fucino. The project had bee nstarted in 1854 and he finished it in 1876. He became a knight of the Legion of Honor in 1879. He died in 1892 in Rome. His monument at the Cimitero Monumentale del Verano was created by Arnaldo Zocchi from Florence.

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The mausoleum of Alexander Brisse at the Cimitero Monumentale del Verano.
Picture by Androom (21 Feb 2020)

 

The mausoleum of Alexander Brisse at the Cimitero Monumentale del Verano.
Picture by Androom (21 Feb 2020)

 


Britting, Georg

Published: 15 Mar 2020
Last update: 15 Mar 2020