Jacques yves cousteau diving deeper written by: andrea campbell • edited by: tricia goss • updated: 7/31/2016 he has been called a man-fish pioneer in oceanic adventure, jacques cousteau was an inventor, a filmmaker, a traveler and a lover of the deep dark blue sea learn about his life and his life's work slide 1 of. Jacques-yves cousteau was born june 11, 1910, in saint-andré-de-cubzac, france, to daniel and elizabeth cousteau after their son's birth, the cousteaus returned to paris, france, where daniel worked as a lawyer although cousteau was a sickly child, who the doctors told not to participate in any strenuous activity. Visit amazoncouk's jacques yves cousteau page and shop for all jacques yves cousteau books check out pictures, bibliography, and biography of jacques yves cousteau. Earliest years jacques-yves cousteau was born on june 11, 1910 in saint- andré-de-cubzac, near bordeaux, in france he learned to swim when he was just four his father, daniel cousteau, was an international lawyer his mother, elizabeth duranthon, was the daughter of a wealthy local wine merchant and landowner. Jacques-yves cousteau is perhaps the most well-known modern scuba diver and undersea explorer he brought the world of undersea diving within the capabilities of ordinary people by inventing (with emile gagnan) the aqualung in 1942 this self-contained underwater breathing apparatus (scuba) now enables divers. Its been quite a while since i've been uploading and this is a great way to start again, i've been busy with environmental science project and i gotta hand it to you its pretty fun making animations anyways this was a great experience in animation and learning more about jacques cousteau the father of the.
Jacques yves cousteau was a french naval officer, oceanographer, researcher, filmmaker, undersea explorer, author, and photographer he was the co-inventor of diving and scuba devices such as the 'aqua-lung' born in france, he had moved around different countries with his parents, in his childhood. As the first grandson of jacques-yves cousteau, fabien spent his early years aboard his famous grandfather's ships, calypso and alcyone and learning how to scuba dive on his fourth birthday he is well known for his study of sharks and from 2000-2002, fabien was an explorer-at-large for national geographic and. Jacques-yves cousteau was born on june 11, 1910, in saint-andré-de-cubzac ( gironde) in france he entered the naval academy in 1930, was graduated and became a gunnery officer then, while he was training to be a pilot, a serious car accident ended his aviation career in order to rehabilitate his body, he was told. If there is one person who single-handedly fascinated millions of landlocked viewers to venture underwater into the unknown, through television, it is the frenchman jacques cousteau jacques-yves cousteau was born on june 11, 1910, in the town of st-andre-de-cubzac near bordeaux, in france, to daniel and.
Benjamin des quatre enfants du commandant jacques-yves cousteau, pierre- yves est né le 3 mai 1981 moniteur de plongée, il a lancé début septembre le projet hermès qui cherche à recueillir le maximum de données fournies par les ordinateurs des plongeurs (t°c, salinité) votre héros écologique. Jacques cousteau was the most famous undersea explorer in the world, known by his dozens of books and films from the 1950s until his death in 1997 the co- inventor of the aqualung (an underwater breathing apparatus) in 1943, cousteau also pioneered techniques in underwater photography and explored the oceans. Here you can browse the biographies of the original crew of the calypso and alcyone these are the fantastic people who made jacques-yves cousteau's dreams come true, and gave so many of us the passion for the oceans and diving did you serve on board the calypso or the alcyone do you know anyone who has.
Captain jacques-yves cousteau was best known for his exciting adventures aboard the oceanographic vessel “calypso”, voyages which have been documented in many television programs, and for his invention and development of the aqua lung over 45 years ago the underwater pioneer dedicated his adult life to the. Jacques-yves cousteau was born in st andré-de-cubzac, france, on june 11, 1910 to elizabeth duranthon and daniel cousteau jacques, for the first seven years of his life, suffered from chronic enteritis, a painful intestinal condition in 1918, after the treaty of versailles, daniel found work as legal adviser to eugene. Frédéric dumas, fils de poséidon the first biography of frédéric dumas, by frank machu after his book un cinéaste nommé cousteau that demonstrates the scope of the cinematographic work of commander cousteau from engineer to fire on cousteau's calypso news. Jacques-yves cousteau was born in 1910 in the french village of saint-andré- de-cubzac his father, daniel, was a lawyer and worked most of his life as a legal adviser and business manager for wealthy american businessmen as a result the cousteau family moved around a great deal, even to and from the united.
Né le 11 juin 1910, à saint-andré-de-cubzac (gironde) jacques-yves cousteau fit ses études à rouen, bordeaux, new york, paris, ribeauvillé, et suivit au collège stanislas la préparation au concours de l'école navale (promotion 1930) de 1930 à 1957, carrière militaire au cours de laquelle il a notamment commandé la. Jacques-yves cousteau ( also known as captain cousteau ) was a french undersea explorer, innovator, scientist, writer, filmmaker and photographer he was the father of modern scuba diving and the co-founder of the aqua-lung he created the first underwater habitats, the conshelf i, ii and iii he was also the first.
French naval officer, explorer, and filmmaker jacques-yves cousteau helped millions of people learn about what goes on under the ocean's surface how well do you know the man in the wetsuit, who was born on june 11, 1910 let's take a look at five things you might not have known about the master of. Jacques-yves cousteau (11 jun 1910 - 25 jun 1997) french naval officer, oceanographer, marine biologist and ocean explorer who co-invented the aqualung, and various equipment for underwater filming of his extensive investigations throughout the world's oceans short biography of jacques-yves cousteau.
During this discussion cousteau found out that the reason for french experiments and research was american refusal to share its atomic secrets with its allies in 1974 he created the cousteau society for the protection of ocean life, which now has more than 300,000 members in 1977, together with peter scott, he received. Jacques-yves cousteau was a scientist, naval officer, explorer, inventor, writer, and filmmaker by the 1970s, he was a celebrity with his own television series he worked to inspire people to care for the world's oceans and for the sea life living within them. Jacques cousteau, who has died aged 87, not only opened up the oceans to exploration through the invention of the aqua-lung he also stimulated public jacques-yves cousteau was born on june 11 1910 near bordeaux, at st andre- de-cubzac, a little town to which his parents had repaired for the. Jacques-yves cousteau was born on june 11, 1910, in the prosperous market town of st-andre-de-cubzac near bordeaux, france, the son of daniel and elizabeth cousteau his father, a legal adviser and traveling companion to a peripatetic american millionaire, kept his family on the go jacques's.