François Arago

Dominique François Jean Arago (1786 - 1853)

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Dominique François Jean (François) Arago
Born in Estagel, Roussillon, Francemap
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[children unknown]
Died in Paris, Seine, Francemap
Profile last modified | Created 7 Mar 2018
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Categories: Cimetière du Père-Lachaise, Paris, France | Estagel, Pyrénées-Orientales.

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François Arago was a scientist and politician. During the tumultuous events in France in 1848, he briefly became the de facto head of state in his capacity as President of the Executive Commission.

Named Dominique François Jean Arago at birth, he was born on 26 February 1786 in Estagel, and was baptized the following day. He was the son of François (Bonaventure) Arago and Marie Roix.[1]


  1. acte de baptême: Archives Départementales des Pyrénées-Orientales, Estagel, BMS 1784-1792, Cote 9NUM2E1171, vue 57, consulté le 6 mars 2018

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