BORN 3 Apr 1822, Saint-Prest, Eure-et-Loir - DIED 1892, Roma, Lazio|
BIRTH 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.