Michel Breal

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Birthday
26, 1832
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Nov 25, 1915 (83)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
26, 1832
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Nov 25, 1915 (83)

About

Philologist who was an important contributor to modern semantics and the creator of the marathon race. He was also a professor at the Collège de France.

Before Fame

He studied at the Ecole Normale Superieure.

Trivia

He was a member of the Academie des Inscriptions et Belles-letteres, and recipient of the Legion of Honour.

Family Life

He was born in Landau, Bavaria.

Associated With

He was born in Bavaria, where director Werner Herzog is from.