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Antoine Cesar Becquerel (1788-1878)
1878 Obituary 
Antoine Cesar Becquerel was born at Chatillon-sur-Loing, in the Loiret, March, 8, 1788.
He completed his studies in that nursery of eminent men; the Paris Polytechnic School......
M. Becquerel was admitted to the Academy of Sciences in 1829, and was a corresponding member of our Royal Society......[more]